Annie Mae Ducote Myers
Funeral services for Annie Mae Ducote Myers of Alexandria will take place Wednesday, January 13, 2010 at the St. Alphonsus Catholic Church of Hessmer, beginning at 11 am, with Fr. Dan O'Connor officiating.
Visitations will be held at the Escude' Funeral Home of Mansura Tuesday, January 12, 2010, beginning at 1 pm until 5 pm, and will resume the following morning at 8 am. A rosary will be recited Tuesday afternoon at 4 pm, and graveside service will take place at the St. Alphonsus Cemetery.
Annie Myers, 86, passed away Thursday, January 7, 2010 at the Christus St. Francis Cabrini Hospital.
Ann attended Evergreen High School, where after she graduated she worked as a LPN at Cabrini Hospital for over 30 years. During this time she also enjoyed being a seamstress and taking care of animals, most of all, abandoned cats. She was always kind, caring, and generous about helping people in need. But of all the things she loved the most, it was cooking. She loved to cook for her family and friends. Ann passed on her traditional Cajun cooking recipes to her granddaughter to set up a cookery business in Liverpool, England. She also tailored her traditional recipes to a vegetarian version for her daughter. Her cooking can still be tasted today.
She is preceded in death by her; parents, Telisma and Edwina Ducote.
She is survived by her; daughter, Mickie Parr and Bob Parr of Alexandria; son, Michael Myers of Baton Rouge; grandchildren, Toby Parr of Alexandria, Chenoa and Paul Currey of Liverpool, England; great - grandchild, Elayna Currey of Liverpool, England.
Pallbearers will include; Michael Myers, Toby Parr, Brenner Marshall, Robert Busher, Bob Parr, and Eric Marshall.
She was also a member of the Prompt Succor Catholic Church in Alexandria.
The Family would like to thank Cabrini Hospice and Dr. Kelly Letsinger.
Services and funeral arrangements are under the directions of Escude' Funeral Home of Mansura.
Town Talk January 12, 2010
Pelican Footnote: Annie Mae was a member of the 1941 EHS graduating class.
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