Jolivette descendants gather for reunion
Decendants of the late Louis and Agnes Jolivette gathered at the Rayne Knights of Columbus Hall for their 2008 family reunion, the family’s sixth annual.
The couple’s children Patricia Foreman of Beaumont, Texas; Cleveland Jolivette of Houston, Texas; Sandra Smith of Seattle, Wash.; Marverlan Jolivette of Houston, Texas; Brenda Duhon of Rayne, and the late Wilbert Jolivette.
Their grandchildren number 13, along with 30 great-grandchildren.
The eldest family member in attendance was Warren Julian, Sr. of Rayne.
The youngest family member attending the reunion was Tiera Duhon, eight-month-old daughter of Tramaine Duhon and Gwen Carter of Rayne.
Traveling the farthest to attend the reunion was Sandra Smith of Seattle, Washington.
The approximate 100 family members and guests in attendance were served a noon meal of barbecue, along with the trimmings and sweets.
Entertainment was provided by DJ Tuff.
Family members and guests attended from numuerous points of Louisiana, Texas and Washington.
The next family reunion is scheduled for July 4, 2009.