Ella Mae Duhon
JENNINGS – Services for Ella Mae Duhon, 82, will be held on Wednesday, February 11, 2009 at 2 p.m. at Our Lady Help of Christians Catholic Church in Jennings with Father Charles McMillin officiating her services.
Mrs. Duhon passed away Sunday evening at the Jennings American Legion Hospital. She was born in Egan to the late Lucien and Celima Pousson Hebert.
A rosary was recited on Tuesday evening at 6 p.m. Mrs. Duhon will be laid to rest in the Bertrand Cemetery in Hathaway following her services.
Mrs. Ella Mae was a homemaker. She loved to clean house and cook. She also enjoyed taking care of babies. She will be greatly missed by all who knew and loved her.
Survivors include her children, Garrett Dean Duhon and wife Becky, Nora Faye Woodward and husband Tim, and Saundra Gail Hearod and husband James Sr., all of Jennings; eleven grandchildren, twenty great-grandchildren, and three great-great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Clifton E. Duhon; and one son, Byron Duhon, Sr.
Visitation was held at Matthews & Son Funeral Home in Jennings and began on Tuesday, February 10 at 2:30 p.m. and will continue until time of services on Wednesday, February 11.
Pallbearers will include Brandon Hearod, Garrett Duhon, Jr., Byron Duhon Jr., Mark Duhon, Chad Duhon, and Steven Duhon. Honorary pallbearers will include James Hearod Jr. and Edward Reeves.
Words of comfort may be expressed to the Duhon family at www.matthewsandsonfuneralhome.net
Arrangements have been entrusted to Matthews & Son Funeral Home in Jennings.