Jennings: A mass of Christian burial will be held at Our Lady Help of Christians Catholic Church in Jennings, LA on Tuesday, June 19, 2012 @ 10 AM honoring the life of Earlene LeJeune Ackoury, 70, who was called from this life June 16, 2012. Mrs. Ackoury will be laid to rest in St. Jules Cemetery with Father Charles McMillin officiating her services.
Earlene LeJeune was born on July 10, 1941 to the late Raymond LeJeune and the late Malena Crochet LeJeune. She was a homemaker and devoted her life to the care of her family. Mrs. Ackoury also was a substitute teacher and coached sports to our area young people. She was dearly loved and will be greatly missed.
Mrs. Ackoury is survived by her beloved husband of 51 years, Nolan H. Ackoury of Jennings; her two sons, Nolan H. Ackoury, Jr. (Marianne) of Moss Bluff and Stephen P. Ackoury of Bradenton, FL; three daughters, Bridget C. Ackoury of Lafayette, Ruth A. Trahan (Eric) of Jennings, and Charlotte A. Larson (Erik) of Shreveport; her nine grandchildren, Tyler Trahan, Brett Benoit, Nichole A. Lanthier, Kristopher Ackoury, Kaitlynn A. Hollier, Erinn Ackoury, David Ackoury, David Larson, and Alexis Larson; and her two great grandchildren, Joseph Lanthier and Sophia Lanthier. She was preceded in death by her precious infant grandson Braydin Larson.
She also leaves behind to cherish her memories two brothers, Donald LeJeune (Wilma) of Evangeline and Leward LeJeune (Carolyn) also of Evangeline; and four sisters, Edna Pousson of Iota, Joyce Pousson of Groves, TX, and Lenora Meaux (Conrad) of Lafayette, and Glenda Vincent (Gary) of DeRidder.
Visitation will be held at Matthews & Son Funeral Home in Jennings, LA on Monday, June 18, 2012 from 11 AM until 9 PM with a rosary recited at 7 PM. Visitation will resume on Tuesday at 8 AM until the time of her funeral mass at 10 AM.