Genevieve Daigle Broussard

January 14, 1935October 12, 2013
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ST MARTINVILLE – Funeral Services will be conducted for Mrs. Genevieve Broussard, the former Genevieve Daigle, age 78, at 2:00 pm Tuesday, October 15, 2013 at First United Pentecostal Church of Breaux Bridge with Bro. Jonathan Haygood officiating. Interment will follow at St. Elizabeth Cemetery in Coteau Holmes.

Visitation will be held at First United Pentecostal Church of Breaux Bridge (3454 Main Highway, Breaux Bridge) from 6:00 pm until 9:00 pm on Monday. Visitation will resume at 8:00 am on Tuesday and continue until service time.

A resident of St. Martinville, Mrs. Broussard passed away at 9:10 pm on Saturday, October 12, 2013 at her residence.

Mrs. Broussard loved to quilt and embroider. She was also known as being an outstanding baker. Her life was her family whom she loved a great deal. Mrs. Broussard always taught her children to accept others for who they are and to love one another unconditionally. She was the hub of the family and was the glue that kept the family together. Also very important to her was her church. She was a faithful member of First United Pentecostal Church of Breaux Bridge and loved worshiping there as often as she could. Mrs. Broussard will be missed by everyone who knew and loved her.

She is survived by her seven children; Claude Broussard, Jr. and wife Susan of St. Martinville, Michael J. Broussard and wife Wanda of Charenton, Sheila Lasseigne and husband Thomas of Parks, Patty Armentor and husband Keith of Coteau, Matthew J. Broussard of New Iberia, Lisa Gossett and husband Andy of Georgetown, TX, Christopher Broussard and wife Marissa of Breaux Bridge, seventeen grandchildren; Neal, Ben, Corey, Lani, Trent, April, Sean, Seth, Brandi, Misti, Keith, Kyle, Jessica, Samuel, Landon, Derek and Austin; Fifteen great-grandchildren and one sister, Jane Bourque.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Claude Broussard, Sr.; parents, Lifford and Alice Daigle; brothers, Paul Daigle, Floyd Daigle, Ulysses Persilver; sisters, Viola Easton, Lucille Borel, Kate Buford and Amelia Verret.

Pallbearers will be her grandsons; Neal Broussard, Sean Lasseigne, Cory Broussard, Keith Armentor, Kyle Broussard, Samuel Gossett, Seth Lasseigne and Ben Broussard.

Austin Broussard, Derek Broussard, Trent Broussard and Landon Gossett will serve as honorary pallbearers.

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Evangeline Funeral Homes, Inc. of St. Martinville is in charge of arrangements.


  • Funeral Service Tuesday, October 15, 2013
  • Visitation Monday, October 14, 2013
  • Visitation Tuesday, October 15, 2013

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Murphy Buford

November 13, 2013

God Bless the entire Broussard Family.Our Thoughts and prayers are with all of you and May our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ continue to give you peace and Blessing.I Still miss Uncle Claude but i know the He and Aunt Gen are praising the Lord together.

Camille&Joyce Danna

October 16, 2013

Our Love and prayers and condolence to all Aunt Jenny,s family May her love and memories comfort you at this time of loss. A wonderful Christian Mother.From time to time we prayed together ,awesome prayers.We all love her.Camille & Joyce Danna-Erath Louisiana

Theresa Delcambre

October 16, 2013

Patty & Family,
You have our deepest sympathies. Our prayers are with you. God Bless You.
Lynn & Theresa Delcambre

Seth Simmons

October 15, 2013

May the peace of Christ that surpasses understanding be your strength and comfort. Our love and prayers are with you all.


October 15, 2013

Allen Dugas and the Dugas family wish to express our heartfelt sympathy to Miss Jenny's and Mr Claudes Family in your loss of Miss Jenny You are truly great friends and she will be sadly missed. May God bless all of you. .

Tim DeLano

October 14, 2013

Our prayers are with you during this time.

The DeLano's

October 14, 2013

Our Love and prayers,and condolence to all Aunt Jenny,s family.May her love and memories comfort you at this time of loss.A wonderful Christian Mother.From time to time we prayed together on the phone awesome prayers,we all love her...

October 14, 2013

You all have my deepest sympathy in the loss of your mother/grandmother/ great-grandmother. She was a very sweet lady who loved her family dearly. May God be with each of you and may He give each of you the strength needed to get through this difficult time.
Sharon Champagne