BEATRICE MARIE LAGARDE
Granny Bea age 85, was a lifelong resident of Raceland, La. loved by all passed away peacefully with her family by her side on 4/10/2017.
A memorial service will be conducted at St. Hiliary of Poitiers Church on Saturday 4/15/2017 from 8:00a.m. until 9:00a.m. for family with visitation from 9:00a.m. until 11:00a.m. followed by burial.
She was born on November 18, 1931 to Harris and Edith Lagarde. Her mother passed away early in her life so her Aunt Jeanne Lagarde took on the responsibility of raising the Lagarde children. She has been married to Eldon Guidry for 61 years and was an active member of the Raceland Ladies American Legion and Ladies VFW Auxiliary.
Granny Bea a devoted wife, mother, and grandmother loved gardening, fishing, vacationing, and most of all going to the casino. Her greatest joy in life is her 3 grandchildren, Derek, Matthew, and Allison.
She is survived by her husband Eldon Guidry; son Terry Guidry and wife Connie Hunter Guidry; son Daniel Guidry and wife Louise Clement Guidry; brother Clifford Lagarde and wife Doris; sister Annabelle Troxler and husband Paul. Grandchildren are Derek Guidry and wife Jennifer, Mathew Guidry, Allison Guidry; and numerous nieces and nephews.
She is preceded in death by parents Harris and Edith Lagarde; brother Francis Lagarde; and granddaughter Crystal Lynn Guidry.
Granny Bea will be sadly missed but will continue to be loved in memory.
In lieu of flowers donations can be made to the local American Cancer Society.
Posted on Wed, April 12, 2017
by The Lafourche Gazette