OBITUARY

Dorothy Daigle

October 1, 1921November 28, 2011

Westlake - Dorothy Hunter Daigle, 90, passed away November 28, 2011 at her residence, surrounded by her family. She retired from South Central Bell in 1982. She worked at the Ashworth School of Performing Arts until her death where she was known as the Dancing Granny. She loved to sew and really enjoyed making dolls and dance costumes. She enjoyed traveling with her friends. She is survived by her son, Wayne Dawson of Lake Charles; daughter, Alice Ashworth and husband Jimmie of Westlake. She has 12 grandchildren, 27 great grandchildren and 6 great, great grandchildren. She is preceded in death by her daughter, Shirley Dawson Doucet and her son, Robert K. Dawson. Her funeral will be Wednesday, November 30, 2011 at Hixson Funeral Home of Westlake at 10:00 a.m. Rev. Raymond Shawa will officiate. Pallbearers assisting in her service will be Ty Dawson, Clay Ashworth, Joel Ashworth, Jimmy Ashworth, Michael Thibodeaux, and Avner Thibodeaux. Visitation will be Tuesday from 5:00 until 9:00 p.m. and resume Wednesday from 8:00 until time of service. Burial will be in Graceland Cemetery. Words of comfort may be shared with the family at www.hixsonfuneralhomes.com

Services

  • Visitation Tuesday, November 29, 2011
  • Funeral Service Wednesday, November 30, 2011
REMEMBERING

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Katherine Baker

December 9, 2011

I miss you already Grannie!!!!! I love you with all of my heart!!!!!!!!!

December 1, 2011

We will Miss you, Granny!

December 1, 2011

I will miss you, Granny. I will also miss you saying, "I'm just looking pretty" whenever I would call the studio and ask what you were doing. No one can ever replace you and all the jobs you did at the studio. I feel very fortunate to have shared in some of them.

Your friend,
Ethel

Bethyn Sotiriades

November 30, 2011

We will miss your hugs, Granny!
Love, Anna, Dawson, Ella

Shirley Beaver

November 29, 2011

I am so sorry to hear about your loss. I will keep the family in my prayers as you adjust to life without Granny. She may be gone from us here on Earth, but her wonderful memory will live on forever. God Bless you all!

November 29, 2011

Our condolences for your loss. Paul and Pat Granger

Jan Duraso

November 29, 2011

Granny was, quite simply, "the best of the best." She always carried a smile and was a wonderful and talented woman... Ms. Alice, Dorie and Mona, my heart goes out to you'll, I know this will probably be among the toughest days of your life....
May "her memory" leave a smile on your face....
Jan, Danika, and Payton

Heather Qui

November 29, 2011

We will miss seeing your sweet happy smile everytime we walk in the dance studio! Our condolences to all the family...Heather & Sophie Qui

Bethyn Sotiriades

November 29, 2011

I love you, Granny.

FROM THE FAMILY