A wake service was held Tuesday, November 18, 2008 from 8:00 AM to 1:00 PM with funeral services following at 1:00 PM, both at Greater True Light Baptist Church in Eunice for Mrs. Elizabeth Joyce Doucet, 92, with burial following in the St. Joseph Baptist Cemetery in Chataignier. Rev. Christopher Arvie, Pastor officiated.
Mrs. Doucet, a resident of Eunice, passed away Thursday, November 13, 2008 at her residence.
She is survived by four daughters: Flora D. Allen, and Florence A. Gallow, both of Eunice, Gertie Bias of Scott, and Anna Thibodeaux of Lake Charles; sons: Wilton L. Doucet of Chesapeake, VA, Wilson Doucet and Layton Doucet, both of Baton Rouge, Clayton Doucet and Willard Doucet, both of Detroit, MI, and Lloyd Doucet of Lake Charles; one sister, Bernita Fontenot of Eunice; one brother, Jorris Ned of Oakland, CA; 29 grandchildren; 30 great-grandchildren; and 2 great-great-grandchildren.
Owens-Thomas Funeral Home of Eunice was in charge of arrangements.