St. Martinville - A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10:00 am on Thursday, February 10, 2022, at Notre Dame Catholic Church in St. Martinville for Edna B. Louis, 81, was called home on Friday, February 4, 2022.
The family requests that visiting hours be observed at Notre Dame Catholic Church from 7:00 am until 10:00 am on Thursday.
A rosary will be prayed at 8:30 am on Thursday.
Fr. Ed Degeyter will officiate at the Funeral Mass. Interment will follow at Queen of Peace Cemetery in St. Martinville.
Edna enjoyed praying for her friends, family, and anyone she met. She also loved music, cooking and family gatherings.
She is survived by her two sons, Albert Lewis (Sheila) of Delcambre and John Lewis Jr. (Kimolyn) of New Iberia; daughter, Elaine Lewis (Andrew Jackson) of St. Martinville; grandchildren, Lamar Linzer, Courtney Cormier, Jatasha Broussard, Cody Butler, Jeremy Charles, Tara Lewis, Jarius Lewis, John Lewis, III, Javontae Broussard, Chaselyn Lewis, Tyrese Lewis, Joshua Lewis and Jacob Lewis; 16 great grandchildren; brothers, Adam Bourda and Sidney Bourda, both of Raceland; sisters, Agnes Bourda of St. Martinville, Irene Sims of Houston, TX, Alice Comardale of Boutte, LA, Sarah Pete of St. Martinville, and Antonia Bourda of Houston, TX; and a host of nieces, nephews and cousins.
She was preceded in death by her husband, John Lewis, Sr.; parents, Louis Bourda, Sr. and Agnes Decuir Bourda; brothers, Joseph Bourda, Willis Bourda, Anthony Bourda and Milton Bourda; and her sisters, Beatrice Robinson, Alberta Doucet, and Eldora Thompson.
Pallbearers will be Lamar Linzer, Tyrese Lewis, Quinton Butler, Brandon Broussard, Jr., Javontae Broussard, and Jacob Lewis.
Honorary pallbearers will be Albert Lewis, John Lewis, Jr., Cody Butler, Jarius Lewis, John Lewis, III, Andrew Jackson, and Gilbert Narcisse.
Pellerin Funeral Home (337-332-2111) is in charge of arrangements.