Delta Mae Bourque Gray

Rayne - Funeral services will be held at Gossen Funeral Home Chapel, Wednesday, May 13, 2009 at 2:00 p.m. for Delta Mae Bourque Gray, 72 who died

Sunday, May 10, 2009 at her residence.

Interment will be in the Leger Cemetery, Rayne, LA.

Surviving are five daughters, Macie Eve Bernal of Beaumont, TX, Cheryl Lynn Chaffin and husband David of Lexington, KY, Brenda Lea Battles and husband Robert of Lafayette, Loretta Ann Plaunty of Lafayette, Linda Louise Plaunty Hollie and husband Chad of Scott, three sons, Adam Eugene Plaunty, Sr. and wife Bridgett of Rayne, Leonard Lee Plaunty, Lafayette, Cecil Wayne Gray and wife Angelique of Meaux, twenty three grandchildren, seventeen great grandchildren, three great great grandchildren, four brothers, Ivan Dale Bertrand and wife Barbara of Beaumont, TX, Lee Bertrand and wife Sally of Beaumont, TX, Raymond Roy and wife Vanessa of Beaumont, TX, Calvin Bourque and wife Anna of Beaumont, TX.

She was preceded in death by husband, Robert Cecil Gray, parents, Augustin “Justin” Bourque and Effie Eve Thibodeaux Bourque, one grandchild, one great grandchild, one son-in-law, Richard Bernal.

She was born Thursday, July 9, 1936 in Rayne, daughter of the late Augustin Bourque and the late Effie Eve Thiobodeaux Bourque.

A rosary was recited at 6:00 p.m. Tuesday.

Friends will be received Tuesday, May 12, 2009 from 12:00 noon until 10:00 p.m. and Wednesday, May 13, 2009 from 8:00 a.m. until service at Gossen Funeral Home, Inc., Rayne.

Friends may view the obituary and guestbook online at

Arrangements have been entrusted to Gossen Funeral Home, Inc. of Rayne

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