Eula Mae Sonnier

Rayne - Funeral services will be held at Gossen Funeral Home Chapel, Saturday, January 5, 2013 at 11:00 A.M. for Eula Mae Sonnier, 86 who died Thursday, January 3, 2013 in American Legion Hospital.

Interment will be in the St. Joseph Cemetery #2, Rayne, LA.

Surviving are one daughter, Faye Royer and husband E.J.; one son, Bob Richard and wife Ruby all of Rayne; one sister, Thelma Hernandez; one brother, Dalton Sonnier; eight grandchildren, Dawn Smith, Jamie Conques and wife Mika, Nicole Conques, Keisha Maynard and husband Henry, Jason Royer, Eddie Royer and wife Brandy, Philip Richard and wife Blythe and Maureen Carlson and husband Heath; twelve great-grandchildren, Caylee Royer, Dylan Royer, Mills Conques, Drake Conques, Tanner Conques, McKenzie Maynard, Zoe Maynard, Kayn Richard, Bryn Richard, Reese Carlson, Rianna Carlson and Porter Carlson.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Amos Sonnier; her parents Ursin Sonnier and Olivia Simon Sonnier; one daughter, Judy Maynard; great-grandchild Dylan Royer; five brothers, Raymus, Rene, Romain, Alpha and Percy Sonnier; three sisters, Irma Spell, Eunice Hulin and Eula Trahan.

She was born Tuesday, November 30, 1926 in Rayne, LA, Daughter of the late Ursin Sonnier and the late Olivia Simon Sonnier.

Friends will be received 4:00 P.M. until 10:00 P.M., Friday, January 4 and 8:00 A.M. until Services Saturday, January 5, 2013 at Gossen Funeral Home, Inc., Rayne, LA.

Friends may view the obituary and guestbook online at

Arrangements have been entrusted to Gossen Funeral Home, Inc. of Rayne, LA, (337) 334-3141.


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