Funeral services were Tuesday, May 31, 2011, at 2:00 p.m. at Assumption Catholic Church in Mire for Eby Doucet, 90, who passed away Sunday, May 29, 2011, at 4:39 a.m. at American Legion Hospital in Crowley.
Msgr. Russell Harrington officiated the service.
Survivors include two daughters, Patsy D. Comeaux of Rayne and Marlene D. Thibodeaux and her husband, John Allen, of Rayne; four sons, James A. Doucet and his wife, Patricia ,of Scott, James Lee Doucet of Rayne, Mike Doucet and his wife, Kathy, of Carencro and Malcolm Doucet and his wife, Margaret, of Rayne; one sister, Eulla Mae Leger of Rayne; seventeen grandchildren; fifteen great-granchildren; and four great-great–grandchildren.
Mr. Doucet was preceded in death by his wife, Lillian Richard Doucet; parents, Armelion and Honora Boudreaux Doucet; son-in-law, Pat Comeaux; four sisters; and three brothers.
Pallbearers for his service were James A. Doucet, Mike Doucet, Malcolm Doucet, Bryant Comeaux, Keith Doucet and Matt Doucet. Honorary pallbearer was John Allen Thibodeaux.
Gift bearers were Kathy Doucet and Patricia Doucet; readers were Margaret Doucet and Vickie Cavitt.
Visitation was Monday, May 30, 2011, at 10:00 a.m. until 10:00 p.m. and resumed Tuesday, May 31, 2011, at 8:00 a.m. until time of services.
A Rosary was recited at 7:00 p.m. on Monday in the funeral home chapel.
Burial was in Assumption Catholic Cemetery in Mire under the direction of Duhon Funeral Home L.L.C. of Rayne.
Please send personal condolences to www.duhonfuneralhome.com.