CROWLEY – A Mass of Christian Burial will be held Wednesday, March 5, 2008 at 10 a.m. at St. Michael the Archangel Catholic Church for Marie Leleux Sonnier, 84, who died Sunday, March 2, 2008 at American Legion Hospital.
Mrs. Sonnier was a native of Lyons Point and lifelong resident of Crowley. She was a loving mother, grandmother and great-grandmother. She enjoyed helping raise her grandchildren and spending time in the garden and flower beds.
Fr. Gary Schexnayder, Pastor of St. Michael the Archangel Catholic Church, will officiate for the services.
The family request visiting hours Tuesday from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. and Wednesday from 8 a.m. to service time. A rosary will be recited Tuesday at 6:30 p.m. at the funeral home.
Burial will be in Woodlawn Cemetery.
Survivors include one son, Eugene Railan Sonnier and his wife Eva Pommier of Crowley; three grandchildren, Monica S. Gibson and her husband K. P. and their son, Cameron, Kevin Sonnier and his wife Donna and their children, Jason, Samantha and Jacob, Jennifer S. Credeur and her children, Tyler and Brock.
Mrs. Sonnier was preceded in death by her husband, Asa Sonnier; her parents, Eddie and Alicia Abshire Leleux; one sister, Edia L. Guidry and an infant sister.
Arrangements have been entrusted to Geesey-Ferguson Funeral Home of Crowley.