Susan “Pixie” Gouaux, 61, a native of Galliano and a resident of Lockport, passed away on Thursday, December 26, 2013.
Visitation will be from 5 p.m. until 9 p.m. Friday, January 3, and from 8 a.m. until 10:45 a.m., Saturday, January 4, at Falgout Funeral Home in Lockport. A mass of Christian burial will be celebrated at 11 a.m., Saturday at Holy Savior Catholic Church in Lockport, with private burial to follow in the church cemetery.
She is survived her husband L. Phillip Gouaux, Jr.; daughters, Dionne O’Brien and husband Jay, Andrea Gouaux, Jeanne Gouaux, Louise Lawson and husband Isaiah, Aimee O’Gwynn and husband Michael, Mattie Gouaux and companion Kimberly Chiasson; grandchildren, Andrew, Jayden, Molly, Maycee, Connor, Samantha, Katelyn, Peter Henry, Megan, Luke, Mallory, Alex, Ledger; brothers, Bobby Rousse, Richard Sumrall; father and mother-in-law, Louis and Evelyn Gouaux; and aunts, Daisy Griffin and husband Gus, Lola Brown and husband Francis.
She was preceded in death by her father, Edless Rouse; mother and step father, Marilyn Pitre Sumrall and Ray Sumrall.
She was a founding member of Bayou Lafourche Folklife Heritage Museum (had their first meeting at her kitchen table), member of the Women’s Club of Lockport Club of Lockport, Lion’s Club member and a beloved teacher’s aide at Holy Savior School.
In lieu of flowers donations to Holy Savior School preferred.
Falgout Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements.
Posted on Thu, January 2, 2014