Virgie Busby

August 31, 1924January 3, 2011

She was a lifetime resident of Lake Charles and a member of St. Theodore Catholic Church, The Catholic Daughters Court # 1999Swinging Rebels Square Dance Club, VFW Ladies Auxiliary of Moss Bluff. She spent many hours making porcelain dolls, china painting, quilting, sewing, woodworking, cooking and baking for others. Survivors include Connie and Larry Perkins of Moss Bluff, One grandson Christopher Perkins & wife Alison of The Woodlands, TX, Three granddaughters Mrs. Todd (Lisa) Mathieu of Lake Charles. Mrs. Jamie (Shonda) Hackney of Lafayette and Katie Ann Perkins & fiance’ Donnie Shirley of Baton Rouge. Three Great Granddaughters Miranda Mathieu, Bethany Mathieu ,Ava Hackney, one Great Grandson Jackson Hackney and one Great Great Granddaughter (Pretty Baby) Addison Mathieu. One Sister, Hazel Boudreaux of Jennings. Five brothers Carey Rogers, Curley Rogers, Allen Rogers, Bobby Rogers and Chester Rogers all of Lake Charles. And a host of caring, cherished Friends. She was preceded in death by her husband Nolan J. Busby, one son Walter Madison Busby, two sisters Lillian Doucet, Mary Rogers and three brothers Howard, Clanny and Clyde Rogers. Visitation will be Wednesday, January 5, 2011 from 3 – 8 pm. at Hixson Funeral Home on Ryan Street, Lake Charles and at St. Theodore Catholic Church in Moss Bluff from 9 a.m. Thursday, January 6, 2011 until time of a Mass of Christian Burial at 11 a.m. by Msgr. Charles Dubois. Burial will be in Old Ritchie Cemetery


  • Mass of Christian Burial Thursday, January 6, 2011

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January 8, 2011

Ms. Connie,
Sorry for the lost of your Mother. You and your family are in our prayers.
Sylvia/credit union

cynthia scott

January 6, 2011

connie, dont know if u remember me. i lived on fitzenreiter before ur house. my name is cynthia doise scott. i am so sorry to hear about ur loss. but be thankful u had ur mom for all these years. and i didnt know about walter pasting away, so sorry about that too. i have been gone from L.C. for quiet a few years. my prayers r with u and larry and all of ur family. cynthia d. scott (new orleans, la)

Lou Parra

January 6, 2011

Dearest Connie and Larry: May God wrap HIS spiritual arms around you and your family and bring you comfort and strength. You all are in my prayers. God bless.
Lou Wanna Faulk Parra

Donita Abate

January 5, 2011

Connie my thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. I know you will miss her and I will always remember how she took care of you growing up and then you have returned the favor three fold. You were a great daughter and she adored you and all of her family. I will keep you in my prayers always. I love you cuz. Donita Reeves Abate, Lumberton, Tx


January 5, 2011

Connie, I wish I could be there with you, because you have always been there for us. Your family is very dear to me and I wish we could see each other more often. Please know that your family is in my prayers. God has led you this far and he will carry you the rest of the way. God Bless!

Nell Prime
Austin, TX

Jack Lee

January 4, 2011

I was sorry to hear of your mother's passing. I know you and Walter were her pride and joy. I am certain she felt the same way about all of her grandchildren.
You and the family have my deepest sympathy.

Anna Breaux

January 4, 2011

You are resting peacefully Virgie. We really had some good times together. I know that you are meeting Nolan and Walter now.

Shonda Hackney

January 4, 2011

Grannie, you were very influential to me growing up and i always looked forward to seeing you and papa at the Rocket Drive Inn for our hamburger treat.. I loved the cookies you would send every year.. I know you are resting peacefully now.. Love Shonda..

CoCo Carpenter

January 4, 2011

Connie, I am so sorry about your Mom. I know you took excelent care of her. You will miss her so much, but try to think she is in a better place where she will never have pain or suffer. I know that is how I make it each day.
Let me know if you need to talk, just call me. Love, CoCo