Sunday’s Obituary

July 4, 2011
Blue Victorian house with large oak tree in yard

Sunday’s Obituary – Samuel R. Lyons, Vinton, LA

The two story “old Lyons house” at 1335 Horridge Street in Vinton—built in 1900 by Luvicy Jane and Samuel Richard Lyons—was the first home in Calcasieu […]
January 23, 2011
Cyprien Duhon's headstone

Sunday’s Obituary: Cyprien Duhon – Peace to His Ashes

  b. 24 Jun 1803 St. Martinville, St. Martin, Louisiana, USA d. 25 Mar 1878 Calcasieu Parish, Louisiana Obituary Lake Charles Echo, 1878 Cyprien Duhon died […]
January 9, 2011
Gus Courrege in front of his blacksmith shop.

Sunday’s Obituary: Gus Courrege – Town Blacksmith

Obituary – 10 April 1975 VINTON — Funeral services for Gustave Jean Courrege, 80, of 1133 Horridge St., longtime Vinton fire chief, were at 2 p.m. […]
December 19, 2010
St. Joseph Cemetery marker – Thibodeaux

Sunday’s Obituary – Miss Odile Naquin

This obituary for Odile Naquin (29 Dec 1846 – 13 Aug 1895) of Thibodeaux, Louisiana,  was in my grandmother’s papers. Her Labors are Done and She […]