Inez Rita Lowry

December 5, 1921June 21, 2017

Inez Decareaux Gaudin Lowry, age 95, a retired beautician, passed away peacefully in the presence of family on June 21, 2017. Inez was born in Paulina, LA,on December 5, 1921, a resident of Lutcher, and for the last ten years of Baton Rouge.

Survivors include her son Wayne and Kathy Gaudin, and daughters and son-in laws, Diane & John Flowers Jr., and Margaret and Paul Caplinger. Granddaughters Nicole Villemarette and Hannah Caplinger as well as two great grandchildren, Blaise and Gabriella Villemarette. Two sisters, June Bailey and Barbara Waller, along with her many nieces and nephews.

Preceded in death by her first husband, Esnault B Gaudin and second husband Jefferson Lowry, parents Albert and Cecile Decareaux, sisters, Gladys Louque, Ruth Schexnayer, Pearl Detillier, Jewel Bourgeois, Baby Alberta Decareaux, and brother Ronald Decareaux .

Visitation will be held at St. Michael Catholic Church in Convent, LA on Saturday, June 24, 2017 beginning at 9 AM, A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11 AM. Interment to follow at St. Joseph Mausoleum in Paulina, LA. In lieu of flowers, family request donations to the United by Faith Capital Campaign, P. O. Box 129, Paulina, LA 70763, condolences may be expressed at


  • Visitation Saturday, June 24, 2017
  • Mass of Christian Burial Saturday, June 24, 2017

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June 27, 2017

Our deepest sympathy on your loss.
Terry & Mary Bennett

Maureen Herring

June 26, 2017

Inez was kind, determined, observant, and always learning. I admired her so much and learned so much from her. She was a wonderful, supportive wife to my dad, Jeff, stepmother to me, and "Nanez" to my sons. Prayers for peace and comfort.

Nancy Marionneaux

June 24, 2017

So very sorry to learn of your family's loss. "Ms. Nez" was a special lady. Sending love and prayers to all.

Gerald and Olga Mathes

June 24, 2017

We are so sorry for your loss

June 24, 2017

So sorry to hear about the passing of Mrs. Inez. She was such a great lady. She used to do my mom's hair so many years ago. May she rest in peace. She will be missed.

Richard & JoAnn Sanchez Bordner

Alice Lafleur Bilski

June 23, 2017

Sending heartfelt sympathy and prayers to Diane and Margaret. So sorry and sending hundreds of prayers.

E.J. & Betty Doming

June 23, 2017

Sorry for the loss of your sister Inez. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and the family at this sad time.

Peggy Melancon Gautreaux

June 23, 2017

With heartfelt sympathy on such a huge loss to family and friends.

June 23, 2017

Oh Maggie and Diane. I am sooo sorry to hear about Inez. My deepest sympathies for you and your family. You all are in my prayers. I will of course in there in spirit. God Bless and love!!! Diane and the Chisholm family.

June 23, 2017

Our sympathies and prayers for you during this time.
Much love The Stoewer Family