|Birth: ||Apr. 12, 1911|
|Death: ||Mar. 7, 2011|
Jefferson Davis Parish
Fidalis Leger Vincent was the daughter of Jean Thurbert Leger & Ematile Primeaux. She was the wife of Edgar Vincent.
Mrs. Vincent, affectionally know as "Miss Felo" was 99 years old, and would have celebrated her 100th birthday on April 12. She was a resident of Gueydan Memorial Guest Home since May 2007.
Mrs. Vincent was married to the late Edgar Vincent, her parents were Thurbert and Ematile Primeaux Leger of Morse. She was a member of the Ladies Altar Society, a homemaker who enjoyed cooking, gardening, reading and doing embroidery work.
Surviving relatives include 5 daughters, Betty Gunter of Grand Bay, AL, Ethel Picard of Biloxi, MS, Dorothy Bourque, Delta Jannise and Viola Breaux all of Gueydan; 24 grandchildren, 65 great grandchildren and 31 great-great grandchildren.
Mrs. Vincent was preceded in death by her parents and beloved husband Edgar Vincent; granddaughter Marlene Bourque LeBoeuf; great granddaughter, Jennifer McFarland; grandson, Jonathon Louis Bourque; 2 great-great granddaughters, Emma Mejids and Anna Mejids; 3 sisters, Ora L. Breaux, Donatile L. LeBlanc and Regina L. Breaux; 2 brothers, Oleus Leger and Uylesse Leger; 3 son-in-laws, Fred Gunter, Leroy Picard and Ralph Jannise, Sr.
Pallbearers for Mrs. Vincents funeral will be Brian Breaux, Keith Broussard, Jerry Bourque, Steve Picard, Ricky Picard and Ralph Jannise, Jr. Honorary Pallbearers will be special nephews, James Faulk and Reno Petry and godchild Clotis Vincent
Fidelis Leger Vincent (03-11-2011)
GUEYDAN – A Mass of Christian burial for Mrs. Fidelis Leger Vincent, 99, will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, March 9, 2011 at St. Peter's Catholic Church in Gueydan.
Burial will be in Gueydan Cemetery Mausoleum under the direction of Matthews and Son Funeral Home of Lake Arthur.
Visitation will begin at 1:30 p.m. today.
A rosary will be recited at 7 p.m. today.
Mrs. Vincent died at 12:55 p.m. Monday, March 7, 2011 in Jennings American Legion Hospital.
Jean Thurbert Leger (1879 - 1964)
Ematile Primeaux Leger (1877 - 1928)
Edgar Vincent (1902 - 1990)
Delta Mary Vincent Jannise (1935 - 2012)*
Aurora Ora Leger Breaux (1899 - 1967)*
Jean Oleuse Leger (1901 - 1984)*
Regina Leger Breaux (1903 - 1997)*
Donatile Leger Leblanc (1905 - 1997)*
Ulysse Leger (1906 - 1975)*
Fidelis Leger Vincent (1911 - 2011)
Plot: Mausoleum-southside-fourth row
Created by: Terry
Record added: Nov 16, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 44438408
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Added: Nov. 20, 2011
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