Melville Funeral services will be held for Minnie Earline Moreau, age 67, at 2:00 p.m. on Thursday, September 6, 2012, at the First Baptist Church of Melville, La. Burial will follow in the First Baptist Cemetery with the Reverend Buddy Webb officiating.
Mrs. Moreau, a resident of Melville, La., died on Tuesday, September 4, 2012, at Opelousas General Health System. She battled COPD for over 20 years.
Earline was a faithful member of the First Baptist Church of Melville. She was a wonderful wife, mother and grandmother who will be greatly missed by all who knew and loved her.
Survivors include her husband of 51 years, Jesse Lee Moreau, of Melville, La. her sons, Anthony Moreau of Melville, La. Allen Moreau and wife, Erica, of Sunset, La. her brother, Donald Donnie Sanders of Melville, La. her sisters, Lucille Robertson of Bayou DeAllemond, La Eva Sanders of Melville and her halfbrother, Milton Muse of Georgia. She was also survived by her three grandchildren who she loved dearly, Ricky Allen Moreau, Noah Matthew Moreau both of Sunset, La. and Patrick Rouse of Melville, La.
She was preceded in death by her son, Ricky Allen Moreau her father, William Preston Muse her mother, Florence Sanders her stepfather, Louis Sanders her brothers, Harry Parrault, Louis Sanders, Jr., William Bill Sanders, Gordon Sanders, Earl Sanders, Sam Casse and her sister, Eloise Lee.
Visiting hours will be observed in the LafondArdoin Funeral Home of Melville, beginning on Wednesday, September 5, 2012, from 11:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. and will reopen on Thursday at 8:00 a.m. until service time.
Pallbearers will be, Anthony Moreau, Allen Moreau, Roland Naquin Jessie Moreau, Brandon Lee, Tommy Rouse, Donald Sanders, Charles Lee, Jr. and Henry Meyers.
The family would like to thank Dr. Joseph Y. Bordelon, MD and staff, Opelousas General Health System ICU and Emergency Room staff, Dr. Menuet and staff and her special caregiver, Annette Fitzgerald, who Earline loved like a daughter.
Family and friends are invited to sign and view the online guestbook at www.lafondardoin.com.
LafondArdoin Funeral Home of Melville 607 First Street, La. 71353, 337 9422638, has been entrusted with the funeral arrangements.
SOORY FOR YOULL LOSE MY PRAYERS ARE WITH YOULL
DEBBIE SAVOYWASHINGTON LA. 70589, LA
Aunt Earline was truly loved and will be missed by many. God bless and be with you Uncle Jessie she was your soul mate and you were hers, yall had that once in a life time love. Cheryl Perrault, Mary Perrault, Joe Perrault
Cheryl Perrault GarrettKiln, MS
SORRY FOR YOUR LOSE
GERALD SICARDGONZALES, LA
Anthony, I am so sorry for your lost. Please know that you and your dad are in my prayers. Craig
Craig OrtegoOpelousas, LA
Our prayers are with you and your family from the Colligan family.
Sylvester ColliganOpelousas, LA
SORRY FOR THE LOST OF AN AMAZING WOMAN.
Tina Lavergne and Curtis Benoit, LA
MR.JESSIE,ANTHONY.AND ALLEN.you and your family has my deepest sympthy.I WILL ALWAYS BE HERE FOR YALL. WHEN EVER YALL NEED SOMEBODY TO TALK TO JUST CALL AND I WILL BE THEIR. LOVE ANNETTE FITZGERALD.
annette fitzgeraldmelville, LA
Anthony and family,
I am so sorry to hear of Mrs. Moreaus passing. I will pray for the mercy, grace and peace of our Lord to sustain your during your times of grief and saddness. May you also find comfort in Gods loving promise that you will be reunited with your beloved again.
With deepest sympathy ...
Brandy Burleigh FontenotPort Barre, LA
Loved and Truly missed by your Husband Jessie, sons Anthony and Allen and Grandsons Ricky and Noah, we will always love you and will never forget you.
Anthony MoreauMelville, LA