Opelousas- A Private Funeral Service will be held for Lucy Bibbs Lavergne in the Sibille Funeral Home Chapel in Opelousas. Burial will follow at Bellevue Memorial Park in Opelousas.
Lucy, age 92, a lifelong resident of Opelousas, passed away on Saturday, January 2, 2021 at her residence surrounded by her family. She will be greatly missed by all who knew and loved her.
She is survived by her husband of 72 years, John Ferrel Lavergne, Sr. of Opelousas; son, John Ferrel Lavergne, Jr. of Houston, TX; daughters, Joanne Lavergne of Opelousas and Dianne Lavergne Holden and husband, Mark of Opelousas; sister, Earlene Duos of Nuba; 7 grandchildren, Tracie Pitre and husband, Craig of Pecan Island, Michael Darby and wife, Mindy of Sunset, Shanda Darby of Ville Platte, Christopher Darby and wife, Nikki of Keller, TX, Kellie Stanford and husband, Brian of Apex, NC, Lacie Darby and fiancé, Roth of New Orleans and Jade Rose of Opelousas; 12 great-grandchildren and 16 great-great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Clarence and Annie Prudhomme Bibbs; sisters, Evelyn Guidry, Anna Lou Savoy and Thelma Istre; brothers, Clarence Bibbs, Jr. and Thomas Gene Bibbs.
The family would like to extend a special thank you to Louisiana Hospice and Palliative Care and Mrs. Lucy's sitters, Nina Stelly and Carolyn Dominick for the care and compassion shown to Mrs. Lucy and her family.
Words of Comfort to the family may be expressed at www.sibillefuneralhomes.com. Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Sibille Funeral Home of Opelousas.
To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Lucy (Bibbs) Lavergne, please visit our floral store.