Opelousas - Funeral services for Anna Louise Doucet will be held at 11:00 AM on Monday, February 11, 2019, in the Skip Montet Chapel at Lafond-Ardoin Funeral Home. Father Todd Lloyd will officiate the service. Burial will be held at Bellevue Memorial Park. Visitation will be held on Monday, February 11, 2019, from 9:00 AM until time of service. Pallbearers will be Darryn Doucet, Bryan Doucet, Clem Courville, Jason Harkness, Grant Harkness and Trevor Kean.
Ms. Doucet, age 65, a resident of Opelousas, LA, passed away on Friday, February 8, 2019, (also the 39th anniversary of her father's death) at the Acadia St. Landry Guest Home in Church Point, LA.
Anna was a major LSU Football and New Orleans Saints fan. She enjoyed sewing, reading and spending time with her family and friends. Anna was a longtime parishioner of Our Lady Queen of Angles Catholic Church in Opelousas and will be dearly missed by all who knew and loved her. Her passion was taking care of children, which she did for 37 years.
She is survived by her brother, Jody Doucet; her sisters, Gwen Doucet Harkness and Patricia Doucet Nepveux and husband, Tony; and her loving friend, Jeanette Romero.
She was preceded in death by her parents, T.J. Doucet and Eve Hebert Doucet; brother, Kenneth Doucet; and her brother-in-law, Carlos Harkness.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made in Anna's name to your local food bank or humane society.
Family and friends are invited to sign and view the online guestbook at www.lafondardoin.com.
LaFond-Ardoin Funeral Home of Opelousas, 2845 South Union Street, Opelousas, LA 70570 (337-942-2638) has been entrusted with the funeral arrangements.
May peace and comfort be with you and your family at this difficult time.
Sheriff Bobby J. GuidrozOpelousas, LA
I was so blessed to have Anna as a friend. I enjoyed visiting with her when she was in Port Allen. I know she is happy now & is no longer suffering. My prayers & thoughts are with all the family. Love to all of you!!
Carolyn PeavyPort Allen, LA
I send to you my heartfelt condolence on the loss of your dear family member. May John 5:28,29 truly strengthen you to reflect on God’s promises to bring back to life your dear loved one to a beautified earth where she can be reunited with her family, and never have to get sick and die, ever again. (Psalm 37:11,29; Isaiah 33:24)
Jody, so sorry for your loss, your sister's passing. I pray for you and your family. May God bless you with comfort and help you in this time of need. May your memories of her bring you smiles and warm heartfelt joy.
Debbie CannonLakeland, LA
How many times I heard about Miss Anna and "Doucet" from Alix and Emily. She not only took good care of them but it was so obvious she loved them too. Rest In peace Anna
Grace TromblayOpelousas, LA
My dear cousin I will
Miss you dearly! Thoughts
And prayers to all of you.
She was so wonderful.
Geradette RichardCrowley, LA
May you find all the peace and love you want with God. (I sure hope heaven has dogs and kids.)
Delores D. LempHouston, TX
Dear Jody, Gwen, Pat and the rest of the Family,
I was so sorry to hear about Anna's passing. She was a very loving person and she will be dearly missed. I am happy that she is no longer suffering and I pray that she is playing with her dogs and reuniting with her parents and family in heaven. We are sending much love to all of you during this very sad time.
Love, Stephanie and Charles
Stephanie SmithSarasota, FL
Sending prayers for comfort and peace. I am truly blessed to have known such a sweet soul!
Anna PayneErwinville, LA
Prayers to the whole family. Miss Anna was a gem on this earth and her presence will be greatly missed.
Melanie HarknessWILTON, IA