Gloria Dupont Thibodeaux
Shreveport, LA - Mrs. Gloria Thibodeaux passed away on Wednesday, February 13, 2013, at Christus Schumpert Medical Center after a lengthy illness. Visitation will be held from 10:00 until 11:30 a.m. on Monday, February 18, at St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Catholic Church with a Mass of Christian Burial following at 11:30 a.m. Concelebrants will be Father Philip F. Michiels, Father Pike Thomas and Father Austin Leger. Interment will follow at Forest Park Cemetery, St. Vincent Ave.
Mrs. Thibodeaux was a native of Chacahoula, LA and a resident of Shreveport, LA for 66 years. She was a member of St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Catholic Church.
Mrs. Thibodeaux was preceded in death by her husband of 54 years, Joe Thibodeaux; parents, Cedric and Ann Dupont; brother, Joe; sisters, Louise, Jean and Rose Marie; and great-grandson, Adam Klingingsmith.
She is survived by one daughter, Frances Dillard; six sons, Mike (Cheryl), Greg, Chris, Ben (Gail), Eric (Lori) and Martin (Judy); twelve grandchildren; eleven great-grandchildren; three sisters, Margaret, Ann and Audrey (Jimmy); along with many nieces and nephews.
Pallbearers will be her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
The family requests that memorials be made in lieu of flowers to Woody's Home for Veterans, 462 Jordan or Ark-La-Tex Crisis Pregnancy Center, 921 Shreveport-Barksdale Hwy.
The family would like to express their sincere appreciation to the staff of The Gables Assisted Living Center, Dr. Eric Smith and Dr. Desai, along with her nurses and care-givers at Christus Schumpert Medical Center.