MARY LOU MARTIN GUIDRY
LAKE ARTHUR: Funeral services for Mary Lou Martin Guidry, 69, were held Thursday, May 8, 2008, at 10:00 p.m. at Our Lady of the Lake Catholic Church with Fr. Clyde Thomas officiating.
A rosary was recited Wednesday evening at 7:00 p.m. by Mrs. Nella Cormier.
Mrs. Guidry died May 5, 2008, Monday at 5:55 p.m. at the Jennings American Legion Hospital.
She was born in Jennings to Ben, Sr. and Maria Roy Martin.
Interment was in the Andrus Cove Cemetery.
Mrs. Guidry was a homemaker. She loved crocheting, cooking, flowers and her vegetable garden and spending time with family and friends.
Survivors include her husband, A.J. Guidry of Andrus Cove; three sons, Randol Guidry of Lake Arthur, Gary Guidry, Sr. and wife Geneva of Andrus Cove, and Chad Guidry of Deer Park, TX.; four daughters, Wanda Chaisson and husband Randy of Hathaway, Malinda Hurst and husband Robert of Jennings, Brenda O'Blanc and husband Jed, and Shyla Manuel and husband Jared, both of Lake Arthur; four brothers, Wilfred Martin, M.J. Martin, Ben Martin, all of Andrus Cove, and Donald Martin of Crowley; 19 grandchildren and seven great grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents; a sister, Martha LeGros; and a grandchild, Samatha Guidry.
Pallbearers were Joshua and Joe Guidry, Aaron Hurst, Garrette Guidry, Alex O'Blanc and Cody Guidry. Honorary pallbearers were Gordan O'Blanc, Hunter Hurst, Gary Guidry, Jr., Gavin and Jacob Guidry, Mason O'Blanc, Hayden Manuel, Maverick Morvant and Ethan LaPointe.
Arrangements were entrusted to Matthews and Son Funeral Home of Lake Arthur, (337) 774-5177.