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Wilda Mae "Sis" Coles Benoit
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Birth: Oct. 6, 1920
Breaux Bridge
St. Martin Parish
Louisiana, USA
Death: Sep. 20, 2010
Opelousas
St. Landry Parish
Louisiana, USA

Wilda Mae "Sis" Benoit
(October 6, 1920 - September 20, 2010)


Daughter of
George C. Coles
and
Nora Castille Coles

Widow of
Emile Maxim Benoit

Sibling
J.R. Coles, Sr.

Obituary
Funeral services will be held Wednesday, September 22, 2010 at a 2:00 p.m. Mass of Christian Burial in St. Francis Regis Catholic Church in Arnaudville for Wilda Mae Benoit, age 89, the former Wilda Coles, who passed away Monday, September 20, 2010 at Opelousas General Health System in Opelousas.
Interment will be in St. Francis Regis Cemetery in Arnaudville. The Rev. Austin Leger will officiate at the services.

Mrs. Benoit was a native of Breaux Bridge and a resident of Arnaudville for most of her life. She was a parishioner of St. Leo the Great and a member of the Ladies Alter Society. Mrs. Benoit was also a member of Woodmen of the World and V.F.W. Ladies Auxiliary Lodge # 5153 in Arnaudville.

Survivors include several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents, George C. Coles and the former, Nora Castille; her husband, Emile M. Benoit; and one brother, J.R. Coles, Sr.

Melancon Funeral Home of Arnaudville, 224 Main Street, Louisiana was in charge of arrangements. 
 
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 Parents:
  George C. Coles (1895 - 1953)
  Nora Castille Coles (1899 - 1982)
 
 Spouse:
  Emile Maxim Benoit (1919 - 2006)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Saint Francis Regis Cemetery
Arnaudville
St. Landry Parish
Louisiana, USA
 
Created by: Kathy S. Savoie
Record added: Aug 02, 2011
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Wilda Mae Sis <i>Coles</i> Benoit
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- Kathy S. Savoie
 Added: Aug. 2, 2011
 
 
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