Lucy Davis Theriot Cunningham died in her sleep Tuesday, Sept. 10, 2013, two weeks short of her 100th birthday.
Visitation will be from 9:30 a.m. until funeral time Saturday at Schmidt Funeral Home in Katy, Texas. Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Saturday at the funeral home, with Vitas Hospice chaplain officiating. At a later date, an additional memorial service will take place in Houma.
She was the wife of Joe Theriot and later J.C. Cunningham, both deceased. From her first marriage she had five children, Gene Theriot, of Albuquerque, N.M., Kathleen "Kitty" Cox, of Katy, Texas, Jim Theriot, of Katy, Texas, Margaret Porche, of Many, and Bill Theriot, of Anderson, S.C. She left a legacy of 14 grandchildren, plus one great-great-grandchild.
She enjoyed a long career as a primary school teacher in the Terrebonne Parish school system.
Condolences may be expressed at www.SchmidtFuneralHome.net.
Schmidt Funeral Home in Katy, Texas, is in charge of arrangements.
Published in Houma Today & The Daily Comet from Sept. 12 to Sept. 13, 2013