Bessie Theriot Labat

Bessie Theriot Labat, 100, a native of Raceland and a resident of Des Allemands, passed away on Sunday, March 1, 2020.

Visitation will be from 9:00 am until 11:00 am on Thursday, March 5, 2020 at St. Gertrude Catholic Church, Des Allemands, LA. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11:00 am with burial to follow in the church cemetery.

She is survived by her son, Cleveland Labat Jr.; daughters, Evelyn Schouest and Brenda Gervais (Hubert); grandchildren, Kevin (Kelly), Marc (Janice), Don (Katie), Brent (Becky), Todd (Crystal) and Shane (Leann); great grandchildren, Darren (Julie), Devin, Nicholas, Christopher L., Blake (Arianna), Katie, Claire, Annie, Victoria (Josh), Christopher S., Katelyn, Lauren, Chad Jr., Amanda, Ashley, Mindy and great-great grandson, Greyson.

She was preceded in death by her first husband, Cleveland Labat, Sr.; second husband, Leverance Labat; daughter, Shirley Labat; parents, Alceste and Adolphine Theriot; brothers, Thomas, Adam and Joseph Theriot; sisters, Marie Guidry, Pearlie Champagne, Eve Zeringue Pertuit, Rita Bourgeois and grandson, Chad.

She was the owner of Cleve’s Community Store.

In lieu of flowers donations to St. Gertrude Catholic Church and masses.

Falgout Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.


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  1. I am so sorry to hear about the death of your mother, Evelyn . I was with Fr. Francis on Feb. 22 at my granddaughter’s wedding and he was talking about her. He knows that we know each other! I think about you often. Love, Bernie

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