Obit - Mary Evelyn Beadle Broussard
LAFAYETTE - Funeral services will be held today, Wednesday, March 10, 2010, at a 10 a.m. Mass of Christian Burial, in La Chapelle de Martin & Castille in Lafayette, for Mary Beadle Broussard, 86, who passed away peacefully on Monday, March 8, 2010, at Lafayette General Medical Center.
Interment will be in Calvary Cemetery.
Reverend Steve LeBlanc, Pastor of St. Pius X Catholic Church in Lafayette, will be the Celebrant of the Funeral Mass and will conduct the funeral services. Giftbearers will be Elizabeth Knott, Kelsey Broussard, Kennedy Broussard and Skyler Broussard. Lectors will be Vanessa Knott, Kristen Soileau and Erin Broussard. Jodi Bollich, organist and soloist, will sing "Amazing Grace", "Here I Am Lord", "Ave Maria" and "Be Not Afraid" for the services.
Survivors include her two sons, Duane Broussard and his wife, Bonnie, and Bradley Mark Broussard; four grandchildren, Vanessa Knott and her husband Bryan, Anthony Broussard, Kristen Soileau and her husband, Wade, and Erin Broussard; nine great grandchildren; one sister, Nola Hebert; and one brother, A.C. Beadle and his wife, Nora.
She was preceded in death by her beloved husband, Robert Broussard; parents, Andrew Claude and Mary Winona Hooper Beadle; and two brothers, James Beadle and Joe Beadle.
A lifelong resident of Lafayette, Mary Broussard was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, sister and friend. She will be dearly missed by her family, friends and all who knew her.