Laurence Dugas Latiolais

Catahoula – A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated for Laurence Dugas Latiolais at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, June 5, 2018, at St. Rita’s Catholic Church. Fr. Richard Fabre was the celebrant. She was laid to rest in Our Lady of the Lake Cemetery following the Mass.
A gathering of family and friends was held at the Dion Hall in Catahoula on Monday, June 4 from 3 p.m. and remained open all night until service time Tuesday. The Rosary was prayed at 7 p.m. Monday.

Powleta Leon Solomon

St. Martinville – A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10 a.m. on Saturday, June 9, 2018, at Notre Dame Catholic Church for Powleta Leon Solomon, 90, who passed away on Tuesday, May 29, 2018.
The family requests that visiting hours be observed at Notre Dame Catholic Church from 7 a.m. until 10 a.m. on Saturday.
A rosary will be prayed by The Legion of Mary at 9 a.m. on Saturday.
Rev. Darrell Kelly, S.V.D., will officiate at the Funeral Mass. Interment will follow at St. Michael Cemetery in St. Martinville.

Harold Picard

St. Martinville – A Funeral Service was held on Sunday, June 3, at Pellerin Funeral Home for Harold Picard, 89, who passed away on Friday, June 1, 2018.
Mr. Picard was a veteran of the Louisiana Army National Guard.
He is survived by his daughters, Barbara Picard, Mrs. Glenn (Betty) Mouton, Mrs. Tony (Patricia) Treadway, Mrs. Danny (Melissa) Galloway, Mrs. Larry (Diane) Grucaz, Mrs. James (Tina) Gaspard and Mrs. Jimmie (Tammy) Lopez; 21 grandchildren, 30 great-grandchildren, seven great-great-grandchildren; brother, Joseph Picard; and sister, Josephine Capritto.

Russell J. Vincent Sr.

Breaux Bridge – A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated on Monday, June 4, at St. Bernard Catholic Church for Russell John Vincent Sr., 80, who passed away on Thursday, May 31, 2018, at his residence.
Interment followed at St. Bernard Cemetery No. 2.
He was a veteran of the U.S. Air Force.
He is survived by his wife of 55 years, Ella Mae Borel Vincent; sons, Corin, Timothy and Russell J. Vincent Jr.; daughters, Mrs. Mark (Sharon) Lanclos and Mrs. Matt (Desireé) Boudreaux; brothers, Carl, Winston and Manfred Vincent, and Ed Devillier; and ten grandchildren.

Josie S. Weatherly

Lafayette - A memorial service will be held at 11:00 am on Saturday, June 2, at Family Life Church for Josie Stokes Weatherly of Breaux Bridge, 43, who passed away on Monday, May 28, 2018.
She is survived by her sons, Blaze and Bailey Weatherly; daughter, Katherine Weatherly; one grandchild; parents, Rex Stokes Jr. and Katherine Dore Stokes; brothers, Joe, Louis and Rex Stokes III; and grandmother, Sadie Stokes.


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