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May 2, 2013

Urcille Landry


The Port Arthur News

GROVES —    Born to Appolanaire (T.T.) and Avia Mouton Broussard in Henry, LA on December 24, 1917. Urcille was one of 10 children and a member of St. Peter's Catholic Church where she was a Eucharistic minister, a member of the Altar Society, and an initial member and founder of The Harvest Club. During this time, Urcille also visited nursing homes where she led the rosary for patients and gave them Holy Communion.

   Urcille was preceded in death by Wiltz Landry, her husband of 66 years, and her son Chadwick James Landry, whom she lovingly took care of for 55 years. Urcille enjoyed her family gatherings, friends' visits, travel, and church involvement with a special devotion to the Blessed Mother.

   Survivors include her two daughters, Wendell Scott and Christine Andrepont, both of Nederland, her sister Rosie Louviere, her grandchildren Lori Norman, Sergeant First Class Alvie C. (Carl) Scott, Kurt Cullums, Holly Cuccia, and great grand children; Joshua, Chloe, Colton, Morgan, Acie, Kevin and Kayden.

   Visitation will be on Saturday, May 4, 2013 from 10:00 AM to 12:30 PM with a Rosary to be prayed at 11:00 AM in the Thompson Memorial Chapel at Clayton Thompson Funeral Home. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 1:00 PM Saturday, May 4, 2013 at St Peter the Apostle Catholic Church in Groves, TX with Msgr. Kenneth Greig serving as celebrant. Burial will follow in Greenlawn Memorial Park.

   Pallbearers are Carl Scott, Kurt Cullums, Joshua Hope, Jeff Norman, Jeremiah Mathews and Blake Roddy.

   Honorary Pallbearers: Alvin Sonnier, Danny Besse, James Dale Landry and Dale Landry.

   A very special thank you to Nancy Whitsitt for the care you provided to our mom in her time of need, and loving blessings to Urcille's best friend, Gaye Nell.


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