Mary Jane “Janie” Gobert LaCoste Boudreaux
October 25, 1941 — March 28, 2012
Mary Jane “Janie” Gobert LaCoste Boudreaux, 70, a native of Gibson and resident of Berwick, passed away Wednesday, March 28, 2012, at her residence.
Mrs. Janie is survived by her husband, Paul Boudreaux of Morgan City; her loving son, Christopher Paul LaCoste and his wife Gerie Ann of Lake Jackson, Texas; three loving daughters, Bridgette Ann Boudreaux and her husband Glenn of Raceland, Wanda Lynn LaCoste of Houston and Ingrid Aldridge and her husband David of Berwick; four sisters, Judy Fabre, Ruby Ratcliff, Charlene LeBlanc and Ann Lambert; 12 grandchildren, Kristi Gonzales, Kelie Taylor, E.J. Schiro, Danielle Vincent, Wesley Boudreaux, Leslie Hawley, Heidi Gifford, Heather Heflin, Brandon Buford, Johnathon Buford, Brittany Hebert and Samantha Wright; and 11 great-grandchildren, Gabriella, Tyler, Bryce, Bain, Jackson Lee, Brett, Abby, Sadie, Kaylee, Lily and Addie.
She was preceded in death by her father, Wilbert “Black” Gobert; her mother, Mary Louise Arceneaux Gobert Crockerham Paul Ross; and two brothers, Ernest Paul and Joseph Paul.
Mrs. Janie immensely enjoyed gardening. She was the president of the Garden Club in Berwick. She enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren and great-grandchildren, often cooking delicious meals with them. She loved shopping.
Mrs. Janie was deeply involved with the Bethel Pentecostal Church of Patterson, often sharing fellowship through her work in Sunday School, her visits to the orphanage and creating floral arrangements for services.
The family requests that visitation be observed today, Thursday, March 29, 2012, from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. at Hargrave Funeral Home. Visitation will resume Friday, March 30 at Hargrave Funeral Home from 8 a.m. until time of dismissal.
Funeral services for Mrs. Janie will be held Friday, March 30 at 11 a.m. at Bethel Pentecostal Church of Patterson with graveside services following in the Berwick Cemetery.