Joseph Lee Carrier
Joseph Lee Carrier, 82, a resident of Oak Lane Nursing Home of Eunice, died at Savoy Medical Center in Mamou after a brief illness.
He was a native of Lawtell. He raised his family in Eunice and later lived in Opelousas for several years.
He is survived by his Three Daughters, Delores Mack of Houston, Texas, Linda Carrier of Opelousas, Rose Landry of Eunice;Seven Sons, Albert Carrier of Lafayette, Dennis Carrier of Virginia Beach, Va., Donald Carrier of Los Angeles, Calif., Paul Carrier of Pineville, Roger Carrier of Baton Rouge, Ronald Carrier of Baton Rouge, Walden Carrier of Hawthorne, Calif.; and 15 grandchildren.
Preceded in death by his parents, Melvin and Amelia Lavergne Carrier; his wife, Rosemary Tate Carrier; One Son, Larry Carrier; One Brother, Lincoln Carrier, Sr., and One Sister, Ella Mae Carrier Semien.
Visitation is at St. Mathilda's from 8:00 AM to 11:00 AM Saturday, April 18, 2009 with a rosary @ 9:00 AM. Funeral service will be at St. Mathilda Catholic Church at 11:00 AM Saturday, April 18, 2009 . Burial to follow in St. Mathilda Cemetery. Arrangements are under direction of Quirk & Son.