Nathan Mayet, a native and resident of Cut Off, passed away in his home on July 31, 2016 surrounded by his loving and devoted family. Visitation was held on Thursday, August 4 at Samart-Mothe Funeral Home from 4 until 9 p.m. and resumed on Friday at Sacred Heart Church from 9:30 a.m. until funeral time. A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated at 12 p.m. with burial followed in the church cemetery.
He is survived by his loving wife of 55 years, Julia Cheramie Mayet; sons, Simon (Stephanie), Jace (Susan), Andy (Kirstin) Mayet; daughter, Julie Plaisance (John); grandchildren, Joshua Cheramie (Courtney), Cheree Terrebonne (Aaron), Jason Mayet (Genia), Zachary, Drew, Ryne, Brynne, Lucas, Owen Mayet, Justin Plaisance; great grandchildren, Cole and Sophie Mayet, Rocky and Myah Chermaie, Kaylie and Bronson Terrebonne; sister, Mary Mayet Smith; sister-in-law, Joyce Terrebonne Mayet; godchildren, Marcus Smith and Ward Mayet.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Andrew and Nancy Cretini Mayet; brother, Louis J. Mayet; brother-in-law, John Smith.
Nathan was a Cajun music enthusiast and a wonderful Cajun cook. He was a colorful story teller, capable of embellishing his stories with quick wit. Nathan enjoyed camping with his family, and his grandchildren and great grandchildren were his pride and joy.
A special thanks goes out to St. Joseph Hospice, especially Chris Guidry as well as Dr. Jay Vegas for their care and heart-felt concern for the Mayet family.
In lieu of flowers, the family has requested donations in Nathen Mayet’s memory be sent to: Alzheimer’s Association, 3445 N. Causeway Blvd. Suite 902, Metairie, LA 70002
Samart-Mothe Funeral Home entrusted with arrangements.
Posted on Mon, August 8, 2016
by The Lafourche Gazette