A Home-going celebration will be held for Ms. Lenora Ann “Shakey” Taylor, 58, at 11 a.m. on Saturday, December 8, 2018, at Fletcher Funeral Home with Rev. Eric J. Fondal Sr., officiating.
She will await the resurrection in Saint Matthew Cemetery in New Iberia.
A gathering of family and friends will begin at the funeral home on Saturday at 7 a.m. until the time of the service.
A native and resident of New Iberia, she passed at 3:33 p.m. on Sunday, November 25, 2018, at Our Lady of Lourdes Regional Medical Center.
She leaves to cherish her memory four daughters, Anita Taylor (Harold Brown) of New Iberia, Yolanda Taylor Brown (Kerry)of New Orleans, Phyllis Taylor of Houston, Texas and Shawanna Taylor (Jay Malveaux) of New Iberia; one son, Robert Taylor Jr.(Crystal) of Houston, Texas; one brother Joseph Boutte (Janice) of New Iberia; two sisters Evelyn Matthews of New Orleans and Barbara Ester of San Antonio, Texas; 14 grandchildren, two great-grandchildren and a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Irvin Boutte and Mary Pecola Boutte; two sisters, Yvonne Marie Cushingberry and Mary Powell Davis; one brother, Ronald Boutte; one nephew, Joseph Edward Aubrey; and her maternal grandparents, Evelyn Wells and Joseph Aubrey Sr.
Active pallbearers are Jay Malveaux, Whitney Alexander, Kerry Taylor, Edward King Jr., Robert Taylor Jr. and Harold Brown.
Honorary Pallbearers are Joseph Boutte, Larry Davis, David Wells and Kerry Brown.
Condolences may be expressed at www.fletcherfuneralhomes.org.
Funeral arrangements are entrusted to Fletcher Funeral Home, 369-3341, 609 West Admiral Doyle Drive, New Iberia, LA 70560.