Betty M. Amy

November 12, 1926October 8, 2011

Betty M. Amy, 84, passed away at a local hospital on Saturday, October 8, 2011. She was a native of Houma, LA. and was a current resident of Lake Charles, LA. Mrs. Amy worked for the school board for over 20 years and before retiring she worked as the Cafeteria manager at T.S. Cooley in Lake Charles for 10 years. She was a loving mother who taught all of her children to love unconditionally just as the lord Jesus did. Mrs Amy, a woman who was generous to a fault, who put everyone ahead of herself, who was a hero to her children and grandchildren, and an inspiration to all. She left her family with a legacy that is worth more than money could buy. Her Children rise up and call her blessed. She was a true Proverbs: 31 mother. She is survived by her daughter, Lovisa Duplantis and husband David Scott Sr. of Richmond, TX.; sons, William F. Amy and wife Lola of Welsh, LA., John Edward Amy and wife Marilyn of Buffalo, TX., Howard B. Amy and wife Gaiery of Lake Charles, LA., and Curtis P. Amy and wife Dorothy of Grand Lake, LA.; sisters, Jane Hudnall and husband Harvey of Klamath Falls OR.; brother, Donald Oncale of Moss Bluff, LA.; grandchildren, Patricia Durio, Lila Durio, John Amy Jr., Christine Willis, Carin Howell, Joshua Martin, Scott Duplantis, Carrie M. Duplantis, Eric Perez, Tricia Plaster, Dawnella Eve, Caitlyn Amy, Velvet Henning, and Violet Bergeron and 27 great grandchildren. She is preceded in death by her husband, Dudley E. Amy Jr.; her parents, Adam Oncale and Ivy LaCompte and granddaughter, Mary Jean Thigpen. Her funeral service will be 10 a.m. Wednesday, October 12, 2011 at St. Theodore Catholic Church in Moss Bluff, LA. Rev. Monsignor Charles Dubois. Burial will be at Prien Memorial Park. Visitation will be from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. Tuesday, October 11, 2011 at Hixson Funeral Home in Moss Bluff with rosary prayed at 6 p.m. Words of comfort may be expressed with the family at


  • Visitation Tuesday, October 11, 2011
  • Funeral Service Wednesday, October 12, 2011

Betty M. Amy

have a memory or condolence to add?


receive updates when new memories are posted

Nathan & Dena Keller

October 12, 2011

May Mrs. Amy's legacy of love provide both strength and guidance to those she so generously gave to throughout her lifetime. We pray God's comfort and peace surrounds her family continually...

Love & Prayers,

Pastor Nathan & Dena Keller
Sugar Land Family Church


October 12, 2011


Gail Breaux Rogers

October 11, 2011

On behalf of my mom, we send our condolences.

Megan, Whitney, & Elijah Duplantis

October 11, 2011

We all miss her so much.. She was an important part of all our lives.. But we know she is in a better place now.. We love you Grandma Amy!
~Duplantis Kids

Emily Landry

October 10, 2011

Lovisa, you and family are in my prayers..Wish I could be there for you.. I will be in spirit... Love you

October 10, 2011

Miss Amy was always a kind and warmhearted lady. She always made us feel so welcome in her home when we visited. Our prayers and love are with you and your family. Ben and Juanette

Tommy and Glenda Davis

October 10, 2011

Our thoughts and prayers are with you in this challenging time. "Tis so sweet to trust in Jesus." Take comfort in knowing that she is safe in His hands, and you are loved.

Sandra Light

October 10, 2011

As each day passes, I hope you find more and more traces of the wonderful things your Mother left you...memories, stories and especially her love. I know she had to be proud that you were her son. Love you loads,

Josh & Darlene Martin

October 10, 2011

May the love of friends and family carry you through your grief.

Scott & Debbie Friend

October 10, 2011

As the days and weeks pass, and as you return to life's routine, may you continue to feel comforted by the love and support of family and friends.