William “Yum” J. Cheramie Sr., 91, a native and resident of Golden Meadow passed away on May 6, 2016. Visitation will take place at Our Lady of Prompt Succor Catholic Church on May 11, from 9 a.m. till service time. Memorial Services will begin at 11 a.m.
Mr. William is survived by his wife of 50 years, JoAnn “Mommie Jo” Dardar Cheramie; children, William Jr., Deborah (Bozo), Brian (Odile), Jody (Crystal), Terrie, Garry (Angela) and Paris (Sunshine); 17 grandchildren; 16 great grandchildren; and 1 great great grandchild; sisters, Norma and Vivian (Raymond); and mother-in-law, Dorothy.
Mr. Cheramie was preceded in death by his parents, Paris and Clemance G. Cheramie; brothers, Calvin and Joe; sisters, Lorina and Mary Lou; son-in-law, Rickey Melancon; brother-in-laws, Leonce Danos and Roy Chiasson; sister-in-laws, Mildred Cheramie, Lorina Cheramie and Shirley Cheramie; mother-in-laws, Lynn and Mildred; and father-in-laws, Phillip and Mitchelle.
He was a WWII Navy Veteran seriving from 1943 to 1946 and loved fishing, hunting, gardening, and cooking for his family.
Samart-Mothe Funeral Home of Cut Off entrusted with arrangements.
Posted on Mon, May 9, 2016
by The Lafourche Gazette