Vivian Deselle Normand

March 15, 1944 - March 11, 2016


Vivian Deselle NormandA Mass of Christian Burial for Vivian Normand will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Monday, March 14, 2016 at Church of the Little Flower in Evergreen with the Rev. Bartholomew Ibe officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. Arrangements are under the direction of Hixson-Ducote Funeral Home of Bunkie.

Mrs. Normand, age 71 of Evergreen, passed away on Friday, March 11, 2016 at Rapides Regional Medical Center .

Mrs. Normand is retired from the Avoyelles Parish School Board as a beloved bus driver for many years. She was a member of Church of the Little Flower in Evergreen, a member of the Altar Society and she taught catechism. She loved reading, but most of all she loved her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

She is preceded in death by her parents; Tennis, Sr. and Leola Gauthier Deselle; sisters, Geneva Graham, Virginia Gobert, Delores Hazelton, and Linda Andrus; brother, Richard P. Deselle; and grandchildren, Brandon A.R. Normand, Jerry Mayeux and Judith V. Courville.

Survivors include her husband of 40 years, Lurry Normand of Evergreen; her children, John “Allen” Landry and wife Brenda of Cottonport, Brent Joseph Landry, Sr. and wife Melissa of Evergreen, Brenda Jo Courville of Port Barre, Crystal Normand of Evergreen and Brandon Normand of Evergreen; step-children, Sandra Armand, Gerald Normand and Kent Normand all of Evergreen and Bryan Normand of Alexandria; 2 brothers, Tennis Deselle, Jr. of Ft. Worth and Russell Deselle and wife Debra of Bunkie; 3 sisters, Judy Strother and husband Wayne, Alice Leger and husband Lester and Marrianne Williber and husband Frankie all of Bunkie; grandchildren, Logan Moore, Cheyenne Moore, Brittany Landry, Karli Landry, Brent Landry I, Hollie Lynn Landry, Annie Mayeux, Emily Mayeux, Jacob Mayeux, Caden Normand, Kelsey Normand, Kiley Faul, Mitzi Courville, Blake Courville, Ciji Courville and Hunter Courville; and numerous great-grandchildren.