EUNICE~It is with heavy hearts and great sadness that the family of Amy L. Cormier announces her passing on Wednesday, November 21, 2018 in the comfort of her home surrounded by her loving family and friends. She was 90. A Celebration of Life will be celebrated at 1:30 pm on Saturday, November 24, 2018 at the Pilgrim Rest Baptist Church. Burial will follow in the Pilgrim Rest Baptist Cemetery with Rev. Orville Rogers officiating.
Amy was a homemaker who loved cooking and published two cookbooks. She was known for her famous seafood recipes and her chocolate fudge cake. She loved to camp and go to Blue Grass Festivals. But above all she loved the lord and her family. She will be dearly missed by all who knew and loved her especially her five children, Ruth Cormier Young of Eunice, Kenneth Cormier and wife, Linda of Opelousas, Michael Cormier and wife, Stephanie of Richard, Kathy Cormier Gotreaux and husband, Keith of Eunice and Vonda Cormier Guidry and husband, Wendel of Richard; the joys of her life her fourteen grandchildren, Sandra David, Rebecca Bell, Cynthia Sittig, Carl Cormier, Elizabeth Tullos, Randy Cormier, Tammie Reyes, Carmen Cormier, Jake Cormier, Kolinthia Labbe, Kevin Gotreaux, Krystal Bullock, Brittany Smith and Amy Olivia Guidry; thirty three great grandchildren; nine great great grandchildren; as well as extended family and friends.
She is preceded in death by her husband of sixty four years, Henry Cormier; parents, Laurent and Analise Janise LeJeune; son in law, Kenneth Wayne Young; two great grandchildren and eight siblings.
At the request of the family, visitation will be held at Ardoin's Funeral Home in Eunice on Friday, November 23rd from 10:00 am until 9:00 pm and again on Saturday, November 24th from 9:00 am until 1:00 pm.
Family and friends may view this obituary and sign the guestbook at www.ardoinfuneralhomes.com
Ardoin's Funeral Home of Eunice, 1301 West Laurel Ave, (337)457.3371 is in charge of arrangements.
May peace and comfort be with you and your family at this difficult time.
Sheriff Bobby J. GuidrozOpelousas, LA
PLEASE ACCEPT MY DEEPEST CONDOLENCES REGARDING THE LOSS OF YOU BEAUTIFUL MOTHER/GRANDMOTHER/FAMILY PATRIARCH. IT IS SO DIFFICULT TO LOSE SUCH A VITAL PIECE OF ALL OF YOUR HEARTS. IT WAS BOTH AN HONOR AND A PLEASURE TO CARE FOR THIS SWEET, GENTLE WOMAN. PRAYERS FOR THE ENTIRE CORMIER FAMILY. MUCH LOVE, SHANNON GUIDRY
SHANNON GUIDRY,RNOPELOUSAS, LA
I'm so sorry for your recent loss. I'm sending my deepest sympathy and a comforting thought to the family of Mrs. Amy Cormier. The Father of tender mercies and the GOD of all comfort, comforts us in all our tribulation. GOD made hope for the dead possible by sending His only begotten son Jesus Christ to die for us. And Jesus promised that the dead will live again. Read John 5:21, 28, 29.
Mary WilliamsPort Barre, LA
she was a wonderful, truly caring person and will be forever missed..
bonny fallrayne, LA
My condolences to Mrs. Amy's. I was blessed to meet Mrs. Amy several years ago through my non profit. It was always such a joy to see her smiling face. She will be missed by all who had the pleasure of knowing her. My prayers are with you all.....Sincerely Nina DuPont
Nina DuPontChurch Point, LA
My condolences to the Cormier family, Mrs. Amy Cormier was a terrific lady and I do remember eating with them while working for Mr Henry. You never forget food like that.She will surely be missed by all who knew her. Larry
Larry BreauxDayton, TX
We send our condolences to Ruth and all her family.Love ya'll
Ronald RiceLumberton, TX
Sorry to hear about your loss. You are in our prayers and thoughts.
Lionel and Lirda BoudreauxChurch Point, LA
Condolences to the family. A lady I knew all my life. A great lady.
Lorettta Doucet ThibodeauxChurch Point, LA