The Celebration of Life for Mrs. Claudette Marie Blanchard, 47, of Beaumont will be Tuesday at 11:00 a.m. at the Mount Olive Baptist Church. Rev. Ronnie A.E. Crockett is the pastor. Bishop Raymond C. Young, pastor of the Greater St. Paul Christian Fellowship will officiate.

Rites of Christian Burial will follow in Hollywood Community Cemetery under the direction of Sparrow Funeral Home.  Visitation will be Tuesday from 9:00 a.m. until 11:00 a.m. at the church.

A native of Orange, she resided in Beaumont 13 years.

She is survived by her husband, Jamie Blanchard of Orange, 2 sons, Jamie Blanchard, Jr. of Beaumont and Jericho Blanchard of Abilene, TX, 1 daughter, Sherida Papilon of Beaumont, her father, Robert Sims of Orange, 3 brothers, Matthew Papilon of Orange, James Papilon of Van Nuys, CA, and Robert Papilon of Norfolk, VA, 1 sister, Rhonda Papilon of Houston, TX, and 2 grandchildren.

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