Obituaries for Oct. 3-5
Deville, Gracie Bunyett “Pearline”
A homemaker and resident of Gonzales, she died Saturday, Oct. 4,
2008, at 9:05 a.m. at Promise Hospital, Gonzales. She was 91 and a
native of St. Landry. Visitation at Ourso Funeral Home, Gonzales, on
Tuesday from 9 a.m. until service at 10 a.m., conducted by the Rev.
Jim Riley. Interment in Hope Haven Cemetery, Gonzales.
A retired grocery store owner and a resident and native of Gonzales,
he died Thursday, Oct. 2, 2008, at 7:15 p.m. at Hospice of Baton
Rouge. He was 93. Interment in the Little Zion Baptist Church
Cemetery in Gonzales.
Trainer, James “Jim”
A retired pipefitter with Ormet Corp. and a resident of Maurepas, he
died at 4 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 4, 2008, at East Jefferson General
Hospital, Metairie. He was 83, a native of French Settlement and U.S.
Army veteran of World War II. Visiting at Resthaven Funeral Home,
11817 Jefferson Highway, on Tuesday from 8:30 a.m. until religious
service at 10 a.m., conducted by the Rev. Leon Carpenter. Entombment
in Resthaven Gardens of Memory Mausoleum. He was a member of American
Legion Post 198, Hurd Merrill Lodge 454, F&AM, Acacia Shriner,
Livingston Parish Council on Aging Advisory Committee and Plumbers &
Steamfitters Local 198. He also served as a lobbyist for the AARP.