Maraist family gathers for reunion at family camp

A family reunion was held on Saturday, May 10 at 10:30 a.m. to unite family members of the late A.C. and Aline Maraist.

The reunion was held at the Maraist family camp located in Crowley.

Renee’ Swain, Jean Lalande, Yvette Simon, Paul Lalande, Elizabeth Trahan, Steven Edmiston and Alicia Huesers served as reunion committee members.

All the mothers were presented with gerbera daisies in honor of Mother’s Day. Daisies were also given to family of deceased family members in their memory. Included were family members of Eulalie Sonnier and Andreé Lalande.

Approximately 85 guest arrived traveling from Rayne, Breaux Bridge Lafayette, Baton Rouge, Harahan, Houston and many from here in Crowley.

Guest enjoyed refreshments consisting of boiled crawfish and all the trimmings, fruit trays, chips and dip, and ice cream and drinks.

Entertainment was provided by Dwayne’s Music Connection and The Bayou Blend Performers. There was also fun jumps, slip and slides, volleyball, washer toss game and a buggy and mule for every ones enjoyment.

The next family reunion will be announced at a later date.

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