CROWLEY – Funeral services will be held 3 p.m. Tuesday, May 5, 2009 at the Geesey-Ferguson Funeral Home Chapel for Nelda Ann Richard Henry, 64, who died peacefully Sunday, May 3, 2009 at Lafayette General Medical Center.
Fr Gary Schexnayder, Pastor of Saint Michael the Archangel Catholic Church will conduct the funeral service and the committal service at St. Joseph Cemetery in Cecelia. Visitation may be observed from 2 p.m. Monday until 10 p.m. and Tuesday from 8 a.m. until Service time. The Rosary will be prayed at 6:30 p.m. Monday.
Mrs. Henry was born December 31, 1944 in Breaux Bridge. She was a longtime resident of Crowley and a member of Saint Michael Catholic Church. She loved spending time with her family and friends but especially her two grandchildren.
She is survived by her son Floyd “Trey” Broussard and his wife, Patricia of The Woodlands, Texas; two grandchildren Ana Elena and Nicholas Alexander Broussard of the Woodlands, Texas; a special cousin, Fay Kelly of Crowley and her extended family, the children, teachers and staff of North Crowley Elementary School whom she loved.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Ed Henry; her parents, Alton and Julia Comeaux Richard; an infant sister Gail Richard and her aunt Rose Leger.
Arrangements have been entrusted to Geesey-Ferguson Funeral Home of Crowley.
Friends and Family may pay their condolences at www.geesey-ferguson.com.