NEW IBERIA — Funeral services will be conducted for Mrs. Norris J. Rodrigue, the former Mary Lucy Rodrigue, 84, at 10 a.m., Tuesday, June 28, 2011 at David Funeral Home Chapel, with Father Ed Degeyter officiating. Interment will follow at St. Helen’s Cemetery in Florence.

Visitation will be Monday, June 27, from 3 p.m. until 10 p.m., with a Rosary being prayed at 6:30 p.m. Visitation will resume Tuesday, from 8 a.m. until service time.

A native of Terrebonne Parish, longtime resident of Jeanerette and current resident of New Iberia, Mrs. Rodrigue died Saturday, June 25, 2011, at 8:22 p.m., in a New Iberia health care facility.

She enjoyed music, dancing and going to the casino.

Survivors include her children, Ruby Thibodeaux and husband, Raymond, and Shirley Dore and husband, Renes, all of New Iberia; Ted Rodrigue and wife, Nora, of Franklin; Michael Rodrigue and wife, Retha, of Broussard; LeRoy Rodrigue and wife, Jenny, of Labadieville; Herbert Rodrigue and wife, Shelia, of Jeanerette; Ray Rodrigue and wife, Millie, of Coteau Holmes; and Maurice Rodrigue and wife, Hazel, of Flippin, Arkansas; 27 grandchildren; 38 great grandchildren; and 11 great great grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Norris Rodrigue; a daughter, Mary Lee Rodrigue; her parents, Allen and Loreina Mars Rodrigue; a great grandson, Hunter Sam; and her brothers, Leland, Lloyd, Murphy and Willie Rodrigue.

Pallbearers will be Ted, Ray, Cody, Brock and Maurice Rodrigue Jr. and Dwayne Dore.

Honorary pallbearers will be Jamie and Travis Rodrigue, Renes Dore Jr. and John Grant.

Condolences may be expressed online at

David Funeral Home, 1101 Trotter St. in New Iberia, is in charge of arrangements. 337-369-6336.

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