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

Rita Elkins (Bellard)

Saturday, July 11th, 1925 - Friday, September 25th, 2020
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Obituary

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Tuesday, September 29, 2020 at 3:30 P.M. at Our Lady of the Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Church Point for Rita B. Elkins, 95, who passed away on Friday, September 25, 2020 at 10:30 P.M. at Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital in Lafayette.
Fr. Cassian “Derrick” Elkins, her grandson, will be officiating for the services. Burial will be held in the Our Lady of the Sacred Heart Catholic Church New Cemetery in Church Point.
The family has requested the visitation to be held on Monday, September 28, 2020 at 2:30 P.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 Tuesday, at 8:00 A.M. until time of services.
Survivors include two sons, Robert and wife, Vicki Elkins of Richard, Patrick Elkins and companion, Dianna Royer of Crowley; five daughters, Gloria Broussard of Sunset, Germaine and husband, Mike Aguillard of Duson, Dolores Stroud of Church Point, Claire and John OIivier of Church Point, Dana and Wayne Dupuis of Lafayette; one son-in-law, Charles Pepitione of Church Point; twenty grandchildren, twenty eight great-grandchildren and four great-great-grandchildren.
Ms. Elkins was preceded in death by her husband, Wilson Elkins; one daughter, Joyce Pepitione and one great-grandson, Weston Nelams.
You may view the obituary, sign the guest registry and express condolences online to Ms. Elkins' 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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  • Public Visitation

    Monday, September 28th, 2020 | 2:30pm - 10:00pm
    When
    Monday, September 28th, 2020 2:30pm - 10:00pm
    Location
    Duhon Funeral Home Chapel Church Point
    Address
    701 S. Broadway
    CHURCH POINT, LA
    GPS 30.396961, -92.213498
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  • Rosary

    Monday, September 28th, 2020 | 7:00pm - 7:15pm
    When
    Monday, September 28th, 2020 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

    Tuesday, September 29th, 2020 | 8:00am - 3:15pm
    When
    Tuesday, September 29th, 2020 8:00am - 3:15pm
    Location
    Duhon Funeral Home Chapel Church Point
    Address
    701 S. Broadway
    CHURCH POINT, LA
    GPS 30.396961, -92.213498
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  • Service

    Tuesday, September 29th, 2020 | 3:30pm
    When
    Tuesday, September 29th, 2020 3:30pm
    Location
    Our Lady of the Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Church Point
    Address
    114 N. Bienvenu St.
    CHURCH POINT, LA 70525
    GPS 30.406718, -92.217041
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    Officiant
    Fr. Cassian
  • 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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connie figueron

Posted at 04:18pm
SENDING OUR PRAYERS AND SYMPATHY TO THE ELKINS FAMILY. SHE WAS A BEAUTIFUL LADY BOTH INSIDE AND OUTSIDE. KNOW THAT SHE IS NOW RESTING IN OUR LOVING FATHER'S ARMS. MAC AND CONNIE FIGUERON AND JOE RICHARD
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Helen C LeBleu

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Love and peace for this sweet Lady! Scott and Helen LeBleu
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Phyllis, Kurk, Chad and Jeannie

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