Louella Lognion Romero

December 23, 1926December 21, 2017

Jeanne Louella Lognion Romero, age 90, passed away peacefully at her home in Welsh on Thursday, December 21, 2017. She was born on December 23, 1926 to Philibert and Eva (Trahan) Lognion. She was a graduate of Welsh High School and studied sociology at Southwestern Louisiana Institute in Lafayette. She married Rolland Romero, a two-time Olympic athlete from Welsh, on June 16, 1949. She was a member of the Catholic Daughters of the Americas and the altar society for her church. Louella enjoyed shopping, traveling, and spending time with her family. She is survived by her sons, Don Romero and David “Scotty” (Candace) Romero; her three step-daughters, Jeannine Richard, Gaynell Vera, and Mary Frances (David) VanWinkle; two granddaughters, Toni and Emilie Romero; 16 step-grandchildren; 35 step-great grandchildren; and 24 step- great great grandchildren. She is preceded in death by her husband, Rolland Lee Romero; her son, Anthony “Tony” Wade Romero; her stepson Rolland Frederick Romero; sister, Lula Smith. Visitation will be held on Wednesday December 27, 2017 from 4-9pm at Hixson Funeral Home of Welsh with a rosary to be prayed at 6pm and will resume Thursday at 9am until time of service. A Mass of Christian burial will be held on Thursday December 28, 2017 at 12pm at Our Lady of Seven Dolors Catholic Church in Welsh, burial will follow at Andrus Cove Cemetery. Words of comfort may be shared with the family at


  • Visitation at Hixson Funeral Home Wednesday, December 27, 2017
  • Rosary at Hixson Funeral Home Wednesday, December 27, 2017
  • Funeral Service at Our lady of Seven Dolors Thursday, December 28, 2017

Louella Lognion Romero

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Peter LeJeune

December 28, 2017

Scott, sorry to hear about your Mom!!! Janice and I will keep you and your family in our prayers.

Marilyn Vallee Dawdy

December 28, 2017

So sorry to hear. She was always such a beautiful person. I will always remember how much she and my mother looked alike and were great friends. The end of an era.......

Carl Mallett

December 27, 2017

It saddened me to hear of Mrs Louella's passing.
It was always a treat to go visit her at her house as a child with my mom and her taking the time to get Mr Rolland's Olympic medals out and showing them to me. May God bless her and her family. You are in our thoughts and prayers.

Brian Mallett

December 27, 2017

Sorry for your loss and thank you for asking our son to be a pallbearer for your mom its a great honor. Our prayers and thoughts go out to your family.

Mabel Landry

December 26, 2017

I have such fond memories of my last living cousin Louella, I loved her deeply may she rest in peace.

Dionne Robicheaux

December 26, 2017

What a beautiful soul who was so kind to everyone she met. May she Rest In Peace. Your family is in our thoughts and prayers. Love, Dionne Robicheaux
& Myrtle Mallett & Family

Sylvia Meche

December 23, 2017

Deepest Condolences and prayers for the family of Ms. Louella. Such a sweet kind lady who will be missed my many. Always remembered your name and had a smile on her face. Rest In Peace. Heaven gained an angle!