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“Hey Phyllis sorry about ur mom she's up in heaven looking down smiling ”
1 of 14 | Posted by: Kendall dressel Jr - carencro, LA

“Sorry to hear about your passing my GOD BLESS you and your family, from boo ”
2 of 14 | Posted by: Kendall dressel Jr - carencro, LA

“Phyllis, I again am so sad for your loss. Treasure the times you had with her ”
3 of 14 | Posted by: Torri Simoneaux - Plaquemine, LA

“Just wanted to say how much we are going to miss you Mrs. Beula. We had so many great memories with you. You were truly one of a kind. An all around...Read More »
4 of 14 | Posted by: Carey Provost - Delcambre, LA

“So very sorry for y'all loss but she is at Peace and with other loved ones! Such a beautiful soul! May she rest in Peace ”
5 of 14 | Posted by: Gloria Roy - Bayou Vista, LA

“I will truly miss Mrs. Beula. Enjoyed talking to her and laughing. Met her through her ironing and became friends. Will miss you Mrs. Beula. My love...Read More »
6 of 14 | Posted by: Mary Brown - Morgan City, LA

“prayers are with the family ,I will for ever remember her ”
7 of 14 | Posted by: Misty Haggard - pearl, MS

“I really enjoyed that day I went over to help Billy put his application in for winn- dixie. Wish I would have known more French than I do. So we...Read More »
8 of 14 | Posted by: Wilton - Pierre part, LA - Friend

“Phyllis our thoughts & prayers r with u & your family love Donna & Norris ”
9 of 14 | Posted by: Donna - Bayou Vista, LA

“Phyllis and family, I am so sorry for the loss of your mother. Prayers are with you. ”
10 of 14 | Posted by: Linda LaCoste - Berwick, LA

“Rest in Peace Mrs. Beula. You are an amazing lady and will be greatly missed. ”
11 of 14 | Posted by: Jason L Babin - Lafayette, LA

“My Grandmother on my Dads side of the family was Adley Deshotel from Mamou... may or may not be related by blood, although in Christ we are all...Read More »
12 of 14 | Posted by: Eddie Mcdaniel - Erath, LA

“Jan, Sue, Phillis, Blake, and Nicholas I am so sorry for your loss. Beula was such a special person. I can't say her name without a smile on my face....Read More »
13 of 14 | Posted by: Becky Vidrine - Youngsville, LA

“Offering our deepest condolences and prayers during this difficult time. May she rest in God's eternal peace and may our Lord Jesus Christ console...Read More »
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Funeral services celebrating the life of Beula Mae Fontenot Deshotel will be held Saturday, November 21, 2015, at St. Bernadette Catholic Church in Bayou Vista during a 1:00 PM Mass of Christian burial. She will be laid to rest in Ibert's Memorial Park Cemetery in Patterson. Father William Rogalla will be the Celebrant for the Mass and conduct the services.

The family will receive friends at Ibert's Mortuary in Patterson on Friday, Nov. 20, from 5:00 PM until 9:00 PM, with the recitation of the Holy Rosary at 7:00 PM. Visiting hours will resume Saturday at Ibert's at 9:00 AM until time of dismissal at 12:30 PM. Serving as pallbearers will be Blake Romero, Brett Romero, Nicholas Provost, Noah Provost, Todd Fontenot, Chad Fontenot, and Morgan Jo Romero.

Beula was born in Duralde, LA on October 24, 1934, the only child of the late Antile and Lelma Fontenot. She was a 50 year resident of Bayou Vista, where she passed away at the age of 81on Wednesday, November 18, 2015, at her home.

Survivors include three daughters, Janice D. Gary and her husband Clebert, Marilyn Sue Pate and her husband Mike, and Phyllis Deshotel; two grandsons, Blake Romero and his wife Jennifer and Nicholas Provost and his fiancée Gracie Billiot; and four great grandchildren, Morgan Jo Romero, Brett Romero, Noah Provost, and Avyn Haggard.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Allen B. Deshotel.

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Arrangements have been entrusted to Ibert's Mortuary, Inc., 1111 Lia St., Patterson, LA 70392, (985) 395-7873.