|Birth: ||Sep. 1, 1923|
St. Landry Parish
|Death: ||Aug. 16, 2002|
Sulphur- Mary A. Benoit, 78, died Friday, Aug. 16, 2002, in her residence surrounded by her family. She was born Sept. 1, 1923, in Eunice. She was the daughter of the late Lewis and Evelyn Cortez. She was a longtime resident of Sulphur. She was Pentecostal.
Survivors include two sons Julian Saunders Benoit, Jr. and Donald Wayne Benoit, both of Sulphur; four daughters, Theresa Ann Guillory, Evelyn Marie Hantz and Viola Benoit, all of Sulphur, and Mary Belle Cormier of Iowa, LA; one brother, L.D. Cortez of Eunice. 19 grandchildren; 28 great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Julian Saunders Benoit, Sr. and one daughter, Linda Marie Benoit.
Her funeral will be at 1 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 18, in Robison Funeral Home. The Rev. Burton Ashworth will officiate. Burial will be in Farquhar Cemetery. Visitation is from 10 a.m. Sunday
Created by: Melissa Daigle
Record added: Jan 01, 2007
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