Mary June Prejean

Funeral services were held Tuesday ,June 14, 2011, at 10:00 a.m. at St. Joseph Catholic Church for Mary June Prejean, 81, who died Monday, June 13, 2011, at the Rayne Guest Home.

Father Clint Trahan, associate pastor of St. Joseph Catholic Church, officiated.

Survivors include her son, Kenneth and his wife, Arlene Short, of Butte Larose; her daughter Jackie S. and her husband, Robert Comeaux, of Rayne; grandchildren Cody Short, Wade Comeaux, Jamie Short, and Dawn Comeaux; great-grandchildren, Coral Short, Robert Sellers Jr., and Erin Short; step-grandchildren, John Olivier, Nick Simon, and Jenny Olivier; and one sister, Effie Thibodeaux.

Mrs. Prejean was preceded in death by a son, Thomas Short; her parents, Valerien and Althea Prejean; two brothers, Roual and Francis Prejean; and four sisters, May Breaux, Loycie Prejean, Ludy Terro, and Lillie Savoie.

She was a resident of Rayne for the past 43 years.

Visitation was held Monday, June 13, 2011, from 3:00 p.m. until services on Tuesday. A Rosary was recited Monday evening at 7:00 p.m.

Burial was held in the St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery under the direction of Duhon Funeral Home of Rayne.

Condolences may be sent to the Prejean family at

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