Lucille Myers, 99, of Bridge City, passed away Sept. 21, at her home. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:00 am, Thursday, Sept. 24, at St. Henry Catholic Church in Bridge City. Officiating will be the Rev. Steven Leger. Burial will follow at Mimosa Pine Cemetery in Sulphur, La.
Visitation will be from 4:00-8:00 pm with a Rosary held at 5:00pm, Wednesday, at Claybar Funeral Home in Bridge City.
Born in Gueydan, La., Jan. 17, 1916, she was the daughter of Ophie Simon and Cleomie Broussard Simon. Lucille was a member of St. Henry Catholic Church since 1984. She was an excellent seamstress and enjoyed embroidery, crocheting and cooking. Everyone thought of her as the best Cajun cook that ever stirred the pot. She was an excellent caregiver and loved her family. She will be greatly missed.
She was preceded in death by her loving husband, Alvin Myers; parents; brothers, Howard Simon, Rogers Simon; infant brother, Ashton Simon and a sister, Eula Talbert.
She is survived by her children; Elaine Lemoine and husband Jimmy, of Bridge City, Edward Myers and wife Doris, of Bedias and Jerry Myers and wife Sandra, of Orange; eight grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; four great-great-grandchildren; brother, Jesse Simon, of Longville, La. and sister, Susie Little, of Hackberry, La.
Serving as pallbearers will be Lance Lemoine, Brad Lemoine, Jason Myers, Chris Myers, Blaine Myers and Olivia Westerman.
The family would like to give a special thanks to Advantage Plus, especially Page, Chrisleigh and Dr. Tracie Updike.