Ethel Matthews Desotell
(November 3, 1922 - April 16, 2010)

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Funeral services for Ethel Matthews Desotell will be at 11:00 am, Monday, April 19, 2010 in Church of the Little Flower with Fr. Bartholomew Ibe officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery under the direction of Melancon Funeral Home, Bunkie. Mrs. Desotell, age 87, a native of Evergreen and a resident of Alexandria, passed away in St. Francis Cabrini Hospital on Friday, April 16, 2010.


She was preceded in death by her husband, Herbert J. Desotell. Survivors include two sons, Kenneth Desotell and wife, Alberta, of Pineville and Pat Desotell and wife, Andrea, of Alexandria; one daughter, Charlotte Dupree and husband,Dilward, of Deville; one brother, Louis Matthews, Jr. of Evergreen; ten grandchildren, eight grandchildren and one great, great grandchild. Visitation will be at Melancon Funeral Home from 4 pm - 8 pm on Sunday, April 18, 2010 and from 8 am - 10:30 am on Monday, April 19, 2010. Please share sympathies, memories and condolences at


Posted April 17, 2010 Melancon Funeral Home website