Scarlet A. Ditch Gage

July 6, 1941 — June 27, 2013

Scarlet A. Ditch Gage, 71, a native of Berwick and a resident of Morgan City, passed away at Teche Regional Medical Center Thursday, June 27, 2013.

She was the daughter of Julia Ratcliff Ditch and the late Warren J. Ditch. She was a loving mother, daughter and sibling, and she will be sadly missed by all who knew her.

Scarlet is survived by her five children, Buddy Burns Jr., Joy Burns, Robyne Owen, Brandi Walker and Jason Gage; her mother, Julia Ratcliff Ditch; two very special granddaughters that she raised as her own, Teyanna Burns Rivet and Sommer Burns Futch; 13 grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; one brother, Mike Ditch; and two sisters, Aggie Gibson and Julia Falgout.

Scarlet was preceded in death by two husbands, Buddy Burns Sr. and Bert J. Gage; her father, Warren Joseph Ditch; three brothers, Larry, David and Warren Ditch; and one sister, Alice Ditch.

Visitation will take place from 6 to 9 p.m. Friday, June 28, 2013, at Twin City Funeral Home with a rosary being prayed at 7 p.m. Visitation will resume Saturday, June 29, 2013, at Holy Cross Catholic Church at 8 a.m. until the start of mass at 10 a.m. She will be laid to rest in the Morgan City Cemetery following the Mass of Christian Burial.

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