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Richard Clarence Petry

ABBEVILLE — A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10 a.m. on Saturday, February 25, 2017 at St. Theresa of the Child Jesus Catholic Church honoring the life Richard Clarence Petry who died on February 17, 2017 after a lengthy illness.  He will be laid to rest at St Paul 
Cemetery with Father Gregory Cormier officiating the services.

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Richard Charles Ellis

Funeral services will be held on Thursday, February 23, 2017, at an 11:00 AM Mass of Christian Burial in Martin & Castille’s La Fleur de Lis Chapel in Lafayette for Richard Charles Ellis, age 65, who passed away at 3:26 AM on Monday February 20, 2017 at his residence in Lafayette.
Inurnment will be in Sts. Peter & Paul Mausoleum in Scott.

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Oris James Briggs, Jr.

ABBEVILLE – A Mass of Christian Burial for Oris James Briggs, Jr. is scheduled for 3:00 P.M. Friday, February 24, 2017 at St. Theresa Catholic Church. Interment will be in St. Paul Cemetery. Father Greg Cormier will be the celebrant.
Oris James Briggs, Jr. (29), a resident of Abbeville, was carried to his final resting place on February 13, 2017 in Kaplan, LA.



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Abbeville Meridional

318 N. Main St.
Abbeville, LA 70510
Phone: 337-893-4223
Fax: 337-898-9022

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219 North Cushing Avenue
Kaplan, LA 70548

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311 Main Street
Gueydan, LA 70542