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Euzea "Chukee" Prejean Benoit
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Birth: Mar. 14, 1918
Death: Feb. 19, 2008

Mrs. Iby Benoit, age 89, the former Euzea Prejean, passed away Tuesday, February 19, 2008 at 6:00 p.m. at Evangeline Oaks Guest House in Carencro in Carencro.

Interment in St. Peter Catholic Cemetery in Carencro. Melancon Funeral Home of Carencro, 4615 North University Avenue, is in charge of arrangements.

Ms. Benoit was a native and lifelong resident of Vatican. She had been a parishioner of St. John Berchman Catholic Church in Cankton. Ms. Benoit retired from Montgomery Ward and was also employed with Abdallas.

Survivors include one sister, Mrs. Raoul (Lauris) Guilbeau of Carencro; one nephew, Harold Guilbeau and his wife, Donna, of Lafayette; and two nieces, Belle Benoit of Lafayette and Shelby Hamilton of New Iberia.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Iby Benoit; an infant daughter; her parents, Mr. & Mrs. Amedee Prejean, mother the former Elosia Comeaux, both natives of Vatican; two sisters, Mrs. Wilson (Celeste) Guilbeau and Mrs. Placide (Buna) Domingue; and a nephew, Jerry Guilbeau.
Family links: 
  Amedee Prejean (1885 - 1945)
  Elozia Comeaux Prejean (____ - 1961)
  Iby Benoit (1922 - 1982)
  Celeste Prejean Guilbeau (1912 - 1983)*
  Lauris Prejean Guilbeau (1914 - 2009)*
  Euzea Prejean Benoit (1918 - 2008)
  Buna P. Domingue (1919 - 2002)*
*Calculated relationship
Saint Peter Catholic Cemetery
Lafayette Parish
Louisiana, USA
Created by: Rita Graves
Record added: Feb 28, 2008
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Euzea Chukee <i>Prejean</i> Benoit
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Euzea Chukee <i>Prejean</i> Benoit
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 Added: Feb. 28, 2008

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