LYDIA — A Mass of Christian burial will be held for Lillian “Lil” Theresa Olivier, 67, at 11 a.m. Saturday, July 14, 2018, at Saint Nicholas Catholic Church with Fr. Gregory Chauvin as the celebrant.
Entombment will follow at Saint Nicholas Catholic Church Mausoleum in Patoutville.
A gathering of family and friends will begin at 8 a.m. Saturday at the church until time of service, with a Rosary to be recited at 10 a.m.
A native of Grand Marias and a resident of Youngsville, she passed away at 6:15 p.m. Monday, July 9, 2018, at Camelot of Broussard.
Lillian was a gentle, loving and caring mother and grandmother. She enjoyed passing her time riding with Mrs. Mary, watching the soap opera ‘The Young and the Restless’, going out to eat, spending time with her grandchildren, going to casino and cooking.
She leaves to cherish her memory one son, Derrick Olivier (Karleana) of Youngsville; one daughter, Rachel Marie Olivier of Baton Rouge; seven grandchildren, Aregotonia Jones, Torie Jones, Brandy Olivier, Greg Olivier, Kerrick Olivier, Kylon Olivier and Karlie Olivier; three great-grandchildren, Mc’Ky Patterson, Ma’Kylie Patterson and Marlie Richarson; four brothers, Felton Olivier (Barbara), Roland Olivier Jr. (Val) and Paul L. Olivier, all of Grand Marias and Kevin Olivier Sr. of Killeen, Texas; three sisters, Gloria Oliver (Ronald), Ethel Thompson (Roy) and Joann Olivier all of Grand Marias; three goddaughters, Brenda Canales, Stacie Olivier and Tiffany Olivier; her best friend Mary Phillips Allen of New Iberia; and a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Roland Olivier Sr. and Frances Collins Olivier; one grandson, Derrick Olivier Jr.; one sister, Lelia O. Canales; one brother, Peter Dalton Olivier; and two nephews, Brody Frilot and Otto Canales Jr.
Active pallbearers are Paul “Soul” L. Olivier Sr., Felton J. Olivier, Kevin J. Olivier Sr., Roland J. Olivier Jr., Gregory “Lil-Greg” Olivier and Gregory Jones.
Honorary pallbearers are Thorn S. Olivier, Storm A. Olivier, Irvin Dauphine III, Bryant A. Canales, Paul Scott Olivier, Richard Reed, Keenen J. Olivier, Jamie C. Olivier, Bradley Canales and Brandy Olivier.
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, Louisiana 70560.