Eva Faulk Richard

Rayne - Funeral services will be held at Gossen Funeral Home Chapel, Friday, September 21, 2012 at 11:00 a.m. for Eva Faulk Richard, 102, who died Monday, September 17, 2012 in Maison de Lafayette Nursing Home in Lafayette, LA.

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

Surviving are one son, Charles Richard and wife Fay of Lafayette, five grandchildren, Raymond Richard and wife Donna of Clemmons, NC, Jennifer Barron and husband Scott of Shreveport, Carl Richard and wife Betsy of Lafayette, Jeffrey Richard of Lafayette, Kristi Richard of Tomball, TX, ten great grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Houston Richard, one son, Berton Richard, parents, Cleomere Faulk and Emile Frederick Faulk, two sisters, Olite F. Comeaux and Laura F. Habenicht, seven brothers, Raoul, Dunis, Eldest, Lloyd, Preston, Wilson, Joycie Faulk, one grand- daughter-in-law, Roxanne Fontenot Richard.

She was born Wednesday, September 22, 1909 in Meaux, LA, Daughter of the late Cleomere Faulk and the late Emile Frederick Faulk.

Mrs. Richard was a life long member of St. Michael's Holy Name Society in Crowley, LA while living on the family farm outside of Crowley. Eva was born and raised in the farming community of Meaux, LA but lived most of her life in Rayne-Crowley area.

A rosary will be recited Friday, September 21, 2012 at 10:00 a.m. at Gossen Funeral Home.

Friends will be received at Gossen Funeral Home, Inc., Rayne, LA. Friday, September 21, 2012 from 8:00 a.m. until service at 11:00 a.m..

The family wishes to thank all her long time caregivers at Maison de Lafayette and also St. Joseph Hospice.

In Lieu of flowers please make donation to Lafayette Council on Aging Inc., 160 Industrial Parkway, Lafayette, LA 70508,(337)262-5990.

Friends may view the obituary and guestbook online at www.gossenfuneralhome.net.

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

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