Elsie Jean Rice Ledet, 75, a native of Toledo, Ohio, and resident of Houma, died Thursday, Dec. 19, 2013.
Visitation will be from 5 to 9 p.m. Monday at Samart Funeral Home in Houma.
She is survived by her sons, Walter "Joey" Ledet, Mickey J. Ledet and fiancee, Barbara Plake, and Brian K. Ledet and wife, Jequetta; daughters, Darlene "Jeannie" Walter and husband, Raymond, Sheryl-Lynn Melancon and husband, Fred, Cindy L. Ledet and companion Charles Bergeron, and Geri Lynn Surreira and husband, Paul; sister, Julie Rice Malbrough and husband, Harold; the Tribe of numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren; and former companion, Glyn LeBeouf.
She was preceded in death by her former husband, Leonard J. Ledet; parents, Walter Rice and Catherine Jenkins Rice; stepmother, Mary Locklear; sons, Barry and Ricky Ledet; daughter, Marla Billiot; brother, Walter "Bobby" Rice; sisters, Catherine Fanning and Mary A Price; and grandchildren, Allen Joseph Ledet, Paul A. Hebert and Camen and Michael Billiot.
Samart Funeral Home in Houma is in charge of arrangements.
Samart Funeral Home
635 Bayou Blue Road Houma, LA 70364
Published in Houma Today & The Daily Comet from Dec. 21 to Dec. 23, 2013