Barbara Ann Cormier Meaux

Mire—A Mass of Christian Burial for Barbara Ann Cormier Meaux, 64, of Mire will be celebrated on Wednesday, October 3, 2012 at 2:00 P.M. in Assumption Catholic Church, Mire. Father Don Pelous will serve as celebrant. Interment will follow in Assumption Catholic Cemetery.

Visitation will begin on Tuesday, October 2, 2012 at 10:00 A.M., and will continue all night until 1:30 P.M. on Wednesday in Duhon Funeral Home, Rayne. A rosary will be recited on Tuesday at 6:30 P.M in the funeral home.

Ms. Meaux passed away on Monday, October 01, 2012 at 12:55 A.M. in her Mire residence.

A native and lifelong resident of Mire, Ms. Meaux spent her early years helping her father work his dairy farm. She would get up at 4:00 A.M. to help milk the cows before walking to school.

Ms. Meaux worked at the McDonald’s in Rayne for 14 years, and she also took in ironing for her neighbors. Her greatest joy in life was spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren.

Survivors include her daughters, Cherie Meaux of Mire, and Ashley Guillory and husband, Robby of Mire; sons, Wayne Meaux and wife, Linda of Duson, Melvin Meaux and wife, Barbara of Rayne, Shannon Meaux and wife, Tricia of Rayne, and Brent Meaux and wife, Danielle of Duson; grandchildren, Morgan Meaux of Duson, Matthew Meaux of Duson, Mitchell Meaux of Duson, Claire Guillory of Mire, Brandon Williams of New York, Tayler Monique of Rayne, and Shaise Trahan of Duson; Godchild, Chad Richard; and a host of other relatives and friends.

Preceding Ms. Meaux in death were her parents, Luma and Leona Cormier; brother, Alvin Cormier; and sisters, Brenda Richard and Cindy Cormier.

Serving as pallbearers are Ms. Meaux’s sons, Wayne, Melvin, Shannon, and Brent Meaux, her Godchild, Chad Richard, and her son-in-law, Robby Guillory.

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Duhon Funeral Home, LLC of Rayne has been entrusted with arrangements.

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