Obituaries for May 19

Staff Writer
Gonzales Weekly Citizen

Poirrier, Florence Mary

A homemaker and a resident and native of Donaldsonville, she died Wednesday, May 13, 2009, at her home. She was 64.

Sheets, Carlton David

He passed away on Monday, April 27, 2009, at his home. He was a lifelong resident of Gonzales. There will be no services at this time.

Smith, Elmay Singletary Martinez

A retired teacher with Ascension Parish school system and a resident of Gonzales, she died Saturday, May 16, 2009. She was 90 and a native of Galvez. Visiting at Faithful United Methodist Church, St. Amant, on Tuesday from 9 a.m. until religious service at 11 a.m. Interment in Carpenters Chapel Methodist Church Cemetery. She was a member of Delta Kappa Gamma.

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