Gracie Lee Long Vargas, 78, a native of Winnfield and resident of Harvey and Thibodaux, passed away at her home Thursday, April 17, 2014.
Visitation will be from 8:30 a.m. until funeral time Tuesday at Christ the Redeemer Catholic Church. A Mass of Christian burial will be at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at the church, with burial in St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church Cemetery.
She is survived by her husband of 58 years, David Vargas; daughter, Cindy Vargas Richard and husband, Kenneth Richard Sr.; grandchildren, Rena Ledet and Kenny Richard Jr.; great-grandchildren; Andre' and Stevie Ledet; sisters, Earline Long Boyett and Virginia Long Rolen; brother, Earl Emery Long Jr.; two nieces; and seven nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Earl Emery Long Sr. and Edrye Simms.
She was a teacher for 21 years at St. Rosalie Catholic School in Harvey.
Thibodaux Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Thibodaux Funeral Home
104 Saint Patrick Street Thibodaux, LA 70301
Published in Houma Today & The Daily Comet from Apr. 18 to Apr. 19, 2014