OBITUARY

Mary Alice Chesson

May 26, 1926September 15, 2010

Mary Alice East Chesson, 84, died at 4:45 p.m. Wednesday, September 15, 2010, in her home. Alice was a native of Gueydan and lived in Vinton for the last 65 years. She was a lifetime member of both the VFW Post 8107 Auxillary and the American Legion Auxillary. Survivors include her sons James "Royce" East and his wife Susie of Sulphur, Leonard East and his wife Phyllis of New Jersey, Jerry East and his wife Irene of Vinton, Robert East and his wife Charlotte of Sulphur, and Myron East of Sulphur; daughters Angelatia "Sissy" Abrego and her husband David of Orange, Tx., Lydia Doucet and her husband Fred of Orange, Tx., Laura Sutton of Vinton, and Alice McClelland and her husband Darrell of Starks; sister Shirley Duraso of Sulphur; 37 grandchildren, 66 great grandchildren and 1 great great grandchild. She is preceded in death by her son Albert "Red" East, Jr., husbands Albert East, Sr., and Thophile Chesson, and 2 grandchildren, babies Chris and Brandi. Her funeral will be at 2 p.m. Saturday, September 18, in Hixson Funeral Home of Vinton. The Rev. Don Johnson will officiate. Burial will be in Chesson Cemetery in Vinton. Visitation will be from 5-9 p.m. Friday with a rosary at 7 p.m., and from 10 a.m. until service time Saturday.

Services

PREVIOUS SERVICES:

  • Funeral Service Saturday, September 18, 2010
  • Vigil Rosary Service Friday, September 17, 2010
  • Visitation Friday, September 17, 2010

PREVIOUS SERVICES:

  • Burial
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Irene East

September 28, 2010

I will miss her always. I wish all of the kids the best.

Irene East

Jerry and Rosalie Blanchard

September 18, 2010

Dear Sissie and David, and Lydia and Fred,
We were sorry to learn of the death of your Mother. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and all of your family. We are sorry that we could not be there with you at this time.
We will keep you in our prayers,
Jerry and Rosalie Blanchard

J Allen & Brenda McCall

September 17, 2010

We were so sorry to hear of your loss. The thoughts of many are with you at this time of sorrow.

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