Cheryl Ann Dupre
Cheryl Ann Dupre
October 8, 1956 - December 1, 2013
Funeral services were held for Cheryl Ann Dupre, 57, of Ville Platte, at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Ville Platte at 10 a.m., Wednesday, December 4. Burial followed in the Gate of Heaven Cemetery.
A devoted wife, mother, grandmother, sister and friend, Mrs. Dupre died Sunday, December 1, 2013, at Mercy Regional Medical Center in Ville Platte surrounded by her beloved family. She was a graduate of Sacred Heart High School and the University of Southwestern Louisiana. She worked as an educator in Evangeline Parish for over 36 years, and her dedication to her students was never ending. That dedication was recognized and rewarded by her superiors and peers when she was named Director of Special Education by the Evangeline Parish School Board.
Survivors include her beloved husband of 35 years, Paul G. Dupre of Ville Platte; and their three daughters, Bonnie Dupre Courville and her husband, Kody M. Courville, and Kimberly Dupre Fontenot and her husband, Dr. Ian M. Fontenot, all of Lafayette, and Dana Dupre Veillon and her husband, Jordy K. Veillon, of Ville Platte. She was blessed with two precious grandchildren, Jack Joseph Courville and Lilah Kate Fontenot. They were the absolute light of her life. She will be mourned by her step-mother, Bess Fontenot of Ville Platte; and her two brothers, Bennie Fontenot Jr. and his wife, Diane, of Denham Springs and Jean Randall Fontenot and his wife, Camille, of Ville Platte. She also leaves behind a maternal aunt, Vinice Brown of Eunice. She will be deeply mourned by her dear friends, of which there were many.
She was preceded in death by her dear parents, Bennie and Mary Gussie Demoruelle Fontenot Sr.
Father Mitchell Guidry officiated.
Family and friends may view the online obituary and/or sign the guestbook at www.ardoinfuneralhomes.com.
Ardoin’s Funeral Home of Ville Platte was in charge of arrangements.