Opelousas– A Funeral Service will be held for Violet Burleigh Cushman on Saturday, April 16, 2022, at 1:00 p.m. in the Sibille Funeral Home Chapel in Opelousas. Pastor Johnathan Lewis will conduct the service. Visitation will be held from 9:00 a.m. until the time of service in the funeral home. Burial will follow at Bellevue Memorial Park in Opelousas.
Violet, age 96, entered into eternal rest on Wednesday, April 13, 2022, at Prompt Succor Nursing Home. She going to be missed by her loving family and friends.
Violet worked at Clary’s Grocery Store, Abdalla’s Clothing Store and Bell South Phone Company.
Violet is survived by her son, Darrell Cushman of Opelousas, sister Estelle Burleigh of Sunset.
Violet is preceded in death by her husband, James Cushman, her parents, George and Beatrice Burleigh, sisters, Lou Etta Young and Regina Thibodeaux
Words of Comfort for the family may be expressed at www.sibillefuneralhomes.com. Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Sibille Funeral Home of Opelousas.