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Elaine "Lanky" Johnson Legere
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Birth: Aug. 21, 1949
Iberville Parish
Louisiana, USA
Death: Mar. 26, 2011
Louisiana, USA

Elaine "Lanky" Johnson Legere
(August 21, 1949 - March 26, 2011)

The joy of the Lord is my strength. A resident and native of Plaquemine, she died at 10:30 p.m. Saturday, March 26, 2011, at her home. She was 61. Visiting at Wilbert Funeral Home, Plaquemine, on Monday, March 28, from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. Visiting at First Baptist Church, Plaquemine, on Tuesday, March 29, from 10 a.m. until religious service at 2:30 p.m., conducted by the Rev. Keith Horton. Interment in Grace Memorial Park. Survived by her husband of 38 years, James "Red" Legere, Plaquemine; mother, Mary Lou Mire Johnson, Addis; daughter, Tara Legere Allen and husband Randy, Plaquemine; son, James "Lil Red" Legere Jr. and wife Trisha Carline Legere, Plaquemine; three sisters, Sally Johnson Jones and husband Tom, Baton Rouge, Cindy Johnson Bourg and husband Mark, Port Allen, and Cheryl Johnson and partner Tatia Coco, Baton Rouge; brother, Thomas "Wesley" Johnson Sr. and wife Irene Hidalgo Johnson, Plaquemine; five grandchildren, Cydney Legere, Randi Salvadras, James Legere III, Keegan Allen and Nathan Henson; and numerous nieces, nephews and close friends. Preceded in death by her father, James Richard Johnson Sr.; brother, James "Jimmy" Richard Johnson Jr.; and sister, Tammy Sue Johnson. Pallbearers will be her nephews, Michael Jones, Thomas Wesley Johnson Jr., John Travis Johnson, Clay M. "Tres" Bourg III and James "Richie" Richard Johnson Jr.

Grace Memorial Park Cemetery
Iberville Parish
Louisiana, USA
Created by: Melane Daigle Gulotta
Record added: Apr 16, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 68434629
Elaine Lanky <i>Johnson</i> Legere
Added by: Melane Daigle Gulotta
Elaine Lanky <i>Johnson</i> Legere
Added by: Melane Daigle Gulotta
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Remembering a sweet friend !
- Laurie
 Added: Jul. 2, 2014
I'm a little early, but didn't want to forget. I know you are with the Lord, your dad, brother and sister. So have a Happy Birthday "Lanky".
- Obby
 Added: Aug. 6, 2013

- Liz
 Added: Sep. 1, 2011
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