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701 S. Broadway
P O Box 320
Church Point, LA 70525
Phone: 337-684-5552
Fax: 337-684-3338
Mae Higginbotham

Mae Lilly Higginbotham (DOUCET)

Wednesday, September 22nd, 1926 - Monday, April 1st, 2019
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Obituary

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Thursday, April 4, 2019 at 12:30 P.M. at Our Lady of the Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Church Point for Mae Lilly D. Higginbotham, 92, who passed away on Monday, April 01, 2019 at 8:30 A.M. at Acadia St. Landry Guest Home in Church Point.
Fr. Mitchell Guidry, Pastor of Our Queen of Saints Catholic Church will be officiating for the services. Burial will be held in Our Lady of the Sacred Heart Catholic Church Mausoleum New Cemetery.
The family has requested the visitation to be held on Wednesday, April 3, 2019 at 5:00 P.M. until 8:00 P.M. in the Duhon Funeral Home Chapel in Church Point. A Rosary will be recited on Wednesday at 7 o’clock in the evening by Deacon Jim Cormier in the Funeral Home Chapel. Visitation will resume on Thursday at 8:00 A.M. until time of services.
Survivors include four sons, Ben Joseph Higginbotham, Jr. of Church Point, Russell James and wife, Diane Higginbotham of Church Point, Kenneth and wife, Ellen Higginbotham of Baton Rouge, Jude and wife, Patty Higginbotham of Branch; one daughter, Mary Ann and husband, Richard Wayne Guidry of Zachary, LA; one sister, Rita Marks of Opelousas; seven grandchildren and ten great-grandchildren.
Ms. Higginbotham was preceded in death by her husband of sixty seven years, Ben Joseph Higginbotham, Sr.; one granddaughter, Lilly Jeanelle Higginbotham; one great-granddaughter, Lively Mae Hembree; her parents, Leo and Hermina Jeanise Doucet; eight sisters.
You may view the obituary, sign the guest registry and express condolences online to Ms. Higginbotham'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.
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Service Details

  • Public Visitation

    Wednesday, April 3rd, 2019 | 5:00pm - 8:00pm
    When
    Wednesday, April 3rd, 2019 5:00pm - 8:00pm
    Location
    Duhon Funeral Home Chapel Church Point
    Address
    701 S. Broadway
    CHURCH POINT, LA
    GPS 30.396961, -92.213498
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  • Rosary

    Wednesday, April 3rd, 2019 | 7:00pm - 7:15pm
    When
    Wednesday, April 3rd, 2019 7:00pm - 7:15pm
    Location
    Duhon Funeral Home Chapel Church Point
    Address
    701 S. Broadway
    CHURCH POINT, LA
    GPS 30.396961, -92.213498
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  • Public Visitation

    Thursday, April 4th, 2019 | 8:00am - 12:00pm
    When
    Thursday, April 4th, 2019 8:00am - 12:00pm
    Location
    Duhon Funeral Home Chapel Church Point
    Address
    701 S. Broadway
    CHURCH POINT, LA
    GPS 30.396961, -92.213498
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  • Service

    Thursday, April 4th, 2019 | 12:30pm
    When
    Thursday, April 4th, 2019 12:30pm
    Location
    Our Lady of the Sacred Heart Church, Church Point
    Address
    114 Bienvenu St
    CHURCH POINT, LA 70525
    GPS 30.406743, -92.217051
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    Officiant
    Fr. Mitchell Guidry
  • Interment

    Location
    Our Lady of the Sacred Heart Cemetery "New"
    Address
    2153 Lawtell Hwy
    CHURCH POINT, LA 70525
    Left side of fence is Catholic Cemetery right side is Baptist Cemetery GPS 30.430793, -92.221974
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Your CGN-38 Family

Posted at 11:15am
My sincere condolences on your Mother's passing. She was a great lady and matriarch to your family name. RIP.
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Claire LeBlanc LeJeune

Posted at 10:15am
We were so saddened to hear of Mrs. Lily's passing. She and my mom, Joyce LeBlanc, were very good friends. You are in our prayers. Claire and Donald LeJeune
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With heartfelt condolences,
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Our thoughts and prayers are with all of you. Sent with love and remembrance of all the good times we spent together.
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