Raymond J. Duplantis

St. Martinville – A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11 a.m. on Thursday, September 13, 2018, at St. Martin de Tours Catholic Church for Raymond John Duplantis, 74, who passed away on Monday, September 10, 2018, at Camelot Nursing Home.
The family requests that visiting hours be observed at the funeral home from 7:30 a.m. until 10:30 a.m.
A rosary will be prayed at 10 a.m. on Thursday.

Rev. F. J. Abraham Sr.

Breaux Bridge – A Funeral Service was held on Monday, Sept. 10, at Pellerin Funeral Home for Rev. Freddy J. Abraham Sr., 70, who passed away on Wednesday, Sept. 5, 2018, at Lafayette General Southwest.
Interment followed at St. Bernard Cemetery No. 2.

Sable ‘Toppy’ (Wills) Calais

Breaux Bridge – Sable “Toppy” (Wills) Calais, born on April 25, 1927, in Church Point, Louisiana, to the late Etta Bergeron Wills and the late Prescot Wills, passed away at age 91 on September 5, 2018, at St. Agnes Nursing Home in Breaux Bridge, Louisiana.
Sable’s first husband was the late Belton Bergeron. Later, she was married to the late Allen Calais Sr.

Edna Benoit

Leesville – It is with great sadness that the family of Edna Marie (Wiltz) Benoit announces her passing after battling pancreatic cancer. Edna was a Child of God, a faithful Catholic and is now at his side.
She was born August 13, 1948, in Lafayette. She was raised in Parks. Her and her husband raised their children in New Iberia and made Leesville their home.
In death, as in life, Edna will be honored and celebrated for her accomplishments. She is part of the 1967 graduating class of Breaux Bridge High.

Kyle Jude Poirier

Cecilia – Funeral services will be held on Thursday, September 13, 2018, at a 3:30 p.m. Liturgy of the Word in St. Joseph Catholic Church for Kyle Jude Poirier, 31, who passed away Saturday, September 8, 2018, in Yazoo City, Miss.
Interment will be in St. Joseph Cemetery. Deacon Art Bakeler of St. Genevieve Catholic Church will officiate at the services.


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