Edison Pierre “Sonny” Plaisance, 93, a native of Gheens and a resident of Raceland, passed away on Tuesday, August 26, 2014.
Visitation will be from 9:00 a.m. until 11:00 a.m., Friday, August 29, at St. Hilary Catholic Church in Mathews. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11:00 a.m. Friday at St. Hilary Catholic Church with burial to follow in St. Mary Cemetery in Raceland.
He is survived by his sons, James Anthony “Tony” Plaisance, Holden John Plaisance; daughters, Gwendolyn Marie Taylor, Joy Ann Carson; brother, Lester Plaisance; sisters, Mildred Thibodaux, Gladys Matherne; 12 grandchildren; 35 great grandchildren and 1 great-great grandchild.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Irma Cologne Plaisance; parents, Jack and Melodia Dufrene Plaisance; brothers, Ernest, Norris, Edward, Chester Plaisance; sister, Renet Street and 2 grandchildren.
Falgout Funeral Homes in charge of arrangements.
Posted on Wed, August 27, 2014
by The Lafourche Gazette