Joyce Cavalier Gros

February 5, 1930February 21, 2018

Joyce Cavalier Gros, a native of Belle Rose and resident of Donaldsonville passed away on Wednesday, February 21, 2018 at the age of 88. Joyce was a devoted wife, mother, grandmother, and friend to many. She was the rock of the family and had an amazing sense of humor. She enjoyed playing bingo, watching sports especially the Cubs. She is survived by her two daughters, Brenda Gros Blanchard (Lennis) and Becky Gros Bridges (Wesley); two sons, Raymond “Grip” Gros (Paula) and Lonnie Ray Gros (Belinda); twelve grandchildren; thirty-one great grandchildren and two great-great grandchildren and one brother, Martin Cavalier. She is preceded in death by her husband, Raymond “Big Daddy” Gros; two great-great grandchildren; parents, Martin and Eva Cavalier; three sisters, Lena Alberes, Mildred Clause and Amy Falcon and one daughter-in-law, Pamela Acosta Gros. The family would like to thank Chateau D'ville Nursing Home and staff. The family requests that visitation be observed on Monday, February 26, 2018 from 9am until 11:45am at Ourso Funeral Home in Donaldsonville. Mass of Christian Burial to follow at Ascension Catholic Church at 12pm with interment in Ascension Catholic Mausoleum. To offer condolences to the family, please sign the online guestbook at


  • Visitation Monday, February 26, 2018
  • Mass of Christian Burial Monday, February 26, 2018

Joyce Cavalier Gros

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February 26, 2018

Condolences to the family of Mrs. Joyce. She will missed by all..

Bayouland Credit Brent & Abby

February 26, 2018

May God bless you and your family in this time of sorrow.

Carol Duplessis Dixon

February 25, 2018

I have fond memories with her and Mr Raymond. I grew up across the street from them in French Settlement. Prayers and love to her family, she was truly a special lady.

Penny Matherne

February 25, 2018

So sorry for y'all lost. We sure will miss seeing that beautiful face at the home.

February 25, 2018

Sincere condolences to the family for your loss. You all were truly blessed to have shared so many years and memories with her. May God provide the needed comfort during your time of mourning.

Rodney Cavalier

February 25, 2018

Aunt Joyce has gone home to glory. She is now with The Lord Jesus Christ!

Carolyn Sanchez

February 25, 2018

We are so sorry to hear about her passing. May you fly high Mrs. Joyce Gros. The skies are open for the greatest wings upon your shoulders. Thoughts and prayers for those left behind. May you find peace within your hearts as she rest in peace. Love to all!

February 24, 2018

My deepest sympathy to the family of Joyce Gros

Sylvia Falcon

The Staff of Ourso Funeral Home

February 24, 2018

Offering our deepest condolences during this difficult time.

Wanda Domingue

February 23, 2018

Becky, Lacey,and Brenda, I am so sorry for your loss,prayers and thoughts for your family