A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Friday, December 1, 2017 at 1:30 P.M. at Our Lady of the Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Church Point for Jimmy E. Stelly, 62, who passed away at his home in Church Point on Wednesday, November 29, 2017 at 5:04 A.M.
Msgr. Jeff DeBlanc, Pastor of Our Lady of the Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Church Point will be officiating for the services. Burial will be held in St. John Francis Regis Catholic Church Cemetery in Arnaudville, LA.
The family has requested the visitation to be held on Thursday, November 30, 2017 at 10:00 A.M. until 10:00 P.M. in the Duhon Funeral Home Chapel in Church Point. A Rosary will be recited at 7 o’clock in the evening in the Funeral Home Chapel. Visitation will resume on Friday, December 1, 2017 at 8:00 A.M. until time of services.
Survivors include his wife, Geraldine T. Stelly of Church Point; two daughters, Dana and husband, James Maroon of Mire, Sharee Guillory of Opelousas; one son, John and wife, Joni Guillory of Opelousas; grandson, Robbie Duhon; granddaughter, Shelby Guillory; one sister, Sue Bourgeois and companion, Ricky Dugas of Arnaudville; five brothers, Johnny and wife, Jeanette Stelly of Port Barre, Terry and wife, JoAnn Stelly of Opelousas, Frank and wife, Lynette Angelle of Opelousas, Stafford Stelly of Georgia, David Wayne and wife, Theresa Stelly of Crowley; eleven grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.
Mr. Stelly was preceded in death by his parents, Frank and Jeanette R. Stelly; one brother, Jerry Stelly; three nephews, Jonathan Stelly, Chad Stelly and Frank R. Angelle, Jr.; two great niece, Monique Renee’ Richard, Elyse Bethany Cormier; one great nephew, William Anthony Gerace.
Pallbearers for the service will be Terry Stelly, Frank Angelle, David Wayne Stelly, Sue Bourgeois, Robbie Duhon and John C. Guillory. Honorary Pallbearers will be Johnny Stelly, Stafford Stelly, Ernest Thibodeaux, Jr., Jeramy Stelly, Tony Dolbee, Jr., Jonathan Dolbee, Kaden Guillory and Liam Duhon; the Reader for the service, will be his God child, Elisha Cormier and Ethan Cormier.
You may view the obituary, sign the guest registry and express condolences online to Mr. Stelly’s family at www.duhonfuneralhome.com.
Duhon Funeral Home, LLC, (337) 684-5552, 701 S. Broadway Street, Church Point, LA 70525 is in charge of the arrangements.