Vermilion Health Care honors resident veterans
Vermilion Health Care nursing home recently held their annual Veteran’s Day Celebration. Veteran’s honored this year included Paul Dubois, Yolton Trahan, Kenneth Broussard, Henry Miller, Dudley Broussard, Ray DeMarcy, and Joe Desormeaux. Widows of veterans honored included Rosalie Broussard, Hilda Hebert, Dorothy Hebert, Agnes Hebert, Agnes M. Hebert, Della Meaux, Irene Hoffpauier, Irene David, Betty Couvillion, Lannie Brown, Anoncial Tarver, Hazel Hebert, Egnolia Richoux, and Wanita Guidry. All veterans and their survivors were honored with a 21 gun salute and the playing of Taps. Vermilion Parish Honor Guard and the North Vermilion High School band also participated in the celebration. Following the ceremony, gumbo and potato salad were served.