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Wednesday, July 17, 2019

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Felicia Marie “Mrs. Earl” Layus, age 90, a native of Golden Meadow passed away peacefully on Saturday, February 10, 2018. She was a member of Our Lady of Prompt Succor Catholic Church in Golden Meadow. Mrs. Earl lived her whole life in Leeville, a place she dearly loved. She was the oldest living resident of Leeville. She loved to trawl and fish, especially with her husband. Felicia was a business owner of Layus Short Order Restaurant and loved people and serving the public. She loved her family and was very proud of giving birth to the largest twins in the United States, Marilyn 8 pounds 14 ounces and Carolyn, 10 pounds, 8 ounces. Alzheimers took over her life these last seven years. She continued to talk about fishing and trawling daily. She was always on a boat! She also enjoyed going to casinos with her family and was super lucky. She especially loved the people of Leeville and her tenants. She will be greatly missed by her family and many friends.

She is survived by daughters, June Bagala, Earline Coston (David), Marilyn Lee (Robert), Carolyn Robert (Raymond); grandchildren, Reggie Bagala (Marissa), Kelly C. Moore (Scotty), Leslie Coston, Sandy Coston, Julie C. Rumfola (James), Casey Guidry (Annette), Brandy Guidry, “Doogie” Robert (Kate), Anne Robert; great-grandchildren, Tristan Bagala, Brandon, David and Tyler Moore, Darius Coston, Hunter Scarborough, Ryder Coston, Caleb and Alaina Rumfola, Jake and Emily Chvastasz, Wyatt and Kaden Guidry, Sophie Grace Wolverton, McKenna and Gabriel Robert and Roux.

Felicia was preceded in death by her husband, Earl Layus, her parents, Vincent Liner, Sr. and Leoncia Pitre, granddaughter, Mary Rebekah Bagala, sisters, Vernice Crochet (Enos), Martha Billiot (Cleveland) and brother, Vincent Liner, Jr. (Mary Ann and Mable.)

Visitation will be held on Thursday, February 15 from 8:30 a.m. until 10:30 a.m. at Our Lady of Prompt Succor Catholic Church in Golden Meadow. A Mass of Christian Burial will follow the visitation at 10:30 a.m. Interment will be in Cheramie Cemetery in Galliano.

Falgout Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.