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Wednesday, April 17, 2019

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Edison J. “Madison” Cheramie, 86, a native of Golden Meadow and resident of Galliano passed away on March 5, 2013.

Visitation will be held at Our Lady of Prompt Succor Catholic Church in Golden Meadow on Saturday, March 9 from 9 a.m. till 11 a.m. mass of Christian burial with burial in Cheramie Cemetery in Galliano.

He is survived by wife of 65 years, Melva E. Cheramie; son, Gary “Coon” Cheramie and companion Ethel Eschete; brother, Irvin “White” Cheramie; grandchildren, Celeste Cheramie, Matthew Cheramie and wife Renee; great grandson, Alex Cheramie; dogs, Bandit, Saki, Honey Bun and Baby.

He was preceded in death by parents, Hick, Sr., and Cherifa Gisclair Cheramie; brothers, Hick Cheramie, Jr., Victor Cheramie, Odeno Cheramie, Kirby Cheramie; sister, Earline C. Borne.

He loved hunting, trapping, fishing, dancing, joke telling and smoking fine cigars. His greatest pleasure was spending time with his grandchildren and great grandson.

Samart-Mothe Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements.