Mildred Mae Humble

Gueydan: A mass of Christian burial for Mildred Mae Humble, 73, will be held at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Morse, La on Saturday, June 12, 2010 @ 1:00 PM with Father Don Pousson & Father David Broussard officiating. Mrs. Humble was called to Heaven on the day she married her beloved husband and best friend of 55 years. She was surrounded by her loving family while she began her journey to our Heavenly Father. Visitation will be held at Matthews & Son Funeral Home in Gueydan on Friday morning at 9:30 AM until 9:00 PM and will resume on Saturday at 8:00 AM until the time of her services. A rosary will be recited on Friday evening at 7:00 PM. Mrs. Humble will be laid to rest in Hanks Cemetery.

Mildred Mae was born in Morse, La to Winnie Menard & the late Aneas Richard in May of 1937. She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, and great grandmother. She was a very devoured Catholic and enjoyed teaching religion to young people. Mildred also was an elector in the church council for many years. She was active in the P.T.O. and was president of the L.A.S. When Mildred wasnít spending time with her family, she enjoyed watching soap operas. She will be greatly missed by everyone for whom she has touched their lives.

Leaving behind to cherish her memories is her beloved husband, John W. Humble of Morse; four children, Bill (Jerrilyn) Humble, Jim (Jill) Humble, Alvin (Roxanne) Humble, & Priscilla (Allen) Carlson all of Morse; her mother, Winnie M. Richard also of Morse; 11 grandchildren, Brandon (Renee) Carlson, Tara (Joe) Patin, Sophie (Terrell) Istre, Alexa, Madison, Tameron, Chris (Leah) Humble, Andrea (Jason) Simon, Richie (Aimee) Humble, William Humble (Rebecca), & Mitchell Leger (Brooke); 15 great grandchildren, Jasi, Raylee, Terrell, Isaiah Istre, Micha, Gabe, Myra, Josie Carlson, Kirsten, Keithen, Kade, Johnny, & Dogan Patin, Alex Simon, & Grant Humble; and 2 God children, Ronnie Richard & Julian LeBlanc.

Preceded in death by her father; & one son, Richard ìPonchoî Humble

Carrying Mrs. Humble to her eternal resting place will be Brandon Carlson, Chris, Richie, William, & Jim Humble, and Ronnie Richard. Honorary pallbearers will include Julian LeBlanc, Randy, Stewart, & Blake Humble, Joe Patin, Jason Simon, and Terrell Istre.

Gift bearers: Tara Patin, Sophie Istre, Alexa Humble, & Andrea Simon.

Readers: Juanita Benoit & Margaret Richard

In lieu of flowers, the Humble family request that donations be made to Heart of Hospice, 201 West Vermilion St. Lafayette, LA 70501.

Words of comfort may be extended to the Humble family at

Arrangements have been entrusted to Matthews & Son Funeral Home of Gueydan.

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