Mary Magdalene Metrejean
Mary Magdalene Metrejean, 67, a native of Greenville, Miss., and a longtime resident of the Morgan City area, passed away at Teche Regional Medical Center Sunday, June 19, 2011, surrounded by her loving family.
Mary loved her family and Elvis Presley, old country music and her grandchildren, as they were the light of her life. A giving person and a born-again Christian, she will be greatly missed and never forgotten by her family and many friends.
She is survived by three sons, Ricky Oswalt and his wife Lauren, Rand Metrejean Jr., and Dale Metrejean; three daughters, Holly Marie Green and her husband Todd Bodie Green, Deadra Lynn Metrejean, and April Denise Percle; 12 grandchildren, Jesse, Carly, Jamie, Cody and Haley Green, Michael, Joseph and Amber Metrejean, Devin, Kayla and Kaitlyn Metrejean, and Toby Percle Jr.; her great-grandchildren, Brandon and Sheldon Metrejean; three brothers, Raymond Oswalt, James Oswalt and Carlton Oswalt, all of Mississippi; and a sister, Ora Johnson of Texas.
Mary was preceded in death by her parents, Ules and Clarabell Westbrook Oswalt.
A memorial service will be held Friday, June 24, 2011, at Hargrave Funeral Home from 6 p.m. until 9 p.m. with a service at 7:30 p.m.
On Saturday, June 25, 2011, the family would like to invite Mary’s friends for a meal and fellowship in honor of a life well lived, at New Life Tabernacle, 811 Roderick St. Morgan City, La., 70380 from 2 p.m. until 4 p.m.