Obituaries for January 8

Staff Writer
Gonzales Weekly Citizen

Benoit, Mary Ruth Jenkins

In loving memory of Mary Ruth Jenkins Benoit. She was born in Knoxville, Tenn. on Sept. 11, 1937, and went home to be with our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ, her mother and father, Ruth and Bill Jenkins, and her sister Monta Rhea Jenkins on Jan. 6, 2010 at 9:28 a.m. She was a resident of Gonzales and lived with her son Randy York and his family. She will be forever missed, but her loving memory will live in the hearts of her children, Kirby Lindner, Randy York, and Sandra Kurtz. Her kind spirit will live for generations through her grandchildren, Tenessa Renfro, Nicholas Geiling, Randy York, and her four great -grandchildren. We love you Maw Maw. To sign and view the family guest book, please visit

Bourque, Victoria Dawn

A native of New Orleans and a resident of Gonzales, she died at age 44 at her home. There will be a visitation at St. Theresa Catholic Church, Gonzales, on Saturday, Jan. 9, from 8 a.m. until a Mass of Christian Burial at 10 a.m. Interment to follow in Hope Haven Garden of Memories.

Pierrotti Jr., Steve Warren “Junior” “Big Love”

A native of New Orleans and a resident of Gonzales, he died Sunday, Jan. 3, 2010, at age 39. Interment in Hope Haven Garden of Memories, La. 30.

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