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 Effie <I>Bergeron</I> Hollier

Effie Bergeron Hollier

Birth
Scott, Lafayette Parish, Louisiana, USA
Death 5 Oct 2007 (aged 99)
Lafayette, Lafayette Parish, Louisiana, USA
Burial Scott, Lafayette Parish, Louisiana, USA
Memorial ID 22094093 · View Source
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Effie Bergeron Hollier, 99, passed away peacefully on Friday, October 5, 2007 at Southwest Medical Center in Lafayette. Mrs. Hollier would have celebrated her 100th Birthday on October 15, 2007. A lifelong resident of Scott, Louisiana, she was born October 15, 1907, the founding year of Scott. Effie was a dedicated wife and mother who helped on the family farm and later became a cafeteria worker at Scott Middle School and High School for many years. She enjoyed cooking and feeding her family, and everyone who visited, had to sit down and eat. Throughout her life she enjoyed gardening, and always had her yard filled with beautiful flowers. Mrs. Hollier was very independent and mowed her own yard until the age of 95. She also enjoyed sewing and made her own clothes. She sewed many quilts and yo yo dolls for all of her grandchildren and great grandchildren. She was the Grand Marshal of Scott Founders Day in 1998, and was also a member of the Sts. Peter & Paul Ladies Altar Society.

Survivors include loving and devoted grandchildren, Glenda H. Thibodeaux of Scott, Glenn J. Hollier and his wife, Charlotte of Breaux Bridge, Ronald C. Hollier of Scott, Randy L. Hollier and his wife, Bobbie of Scott, Lorraine H. Dugas and her husband, Jack of Lafayette, and Josette H. Horaist and her husband, Chris of Houston, Texas; one daughter-in-law, Mercedes B. Hollier of Scott; great grandchildren, Ryan and Raime Thibodeaux, Justin Hollier, Joshua Hollier, and his wife, Danielle, Chris Hollier and his wife, Christie, Ronee? Jo and Eryn Hollier, Amanda and Alayne Hollier, Kristen and Macie Dugas, and Alyse, Matthew, and Joseph Horaist; and her great great grandchildren, Jaelyn Chloe, Cadance and Gracie.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Easton Hollier in 1976; her son Clayton Hollier in 1998, her parents, Hypolite Bergeron and Laura Blanchard Bergeron; two infant granddaughters, Claudette Hollier and Penny Hollier; one brother and three sisters.


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  • Created by: Rita Graves
  • Added: 10 Oct 2007
  • Find A Grave Memorial 22094093
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Effie Bergeron Hollier (15 Oct 1907–5 Oct 2007), Find A Grave Memorial no. 22094093, citing Saints Peter and Paul Cemetery, Scott, Lafayette Parish, Louisiana, USA ; Maintained by Rita Graves (contributor 46836288) .