Barbara Simon Solomon
CROWLEY - A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:00 a.m. Tuesday, August 27, 2013 at Saint Michael the Archangel Catholic Church for Barbara Simon Solomon, 78, who died at 5:10 a.m., Friday, August 23, 2013 at Magnolia Estates in Lafayette.
Fr. Mikel Polson, Pastor of Saint Michaels, will celebrate the Mass and the committal service at the Abshire Cemetery. The family request visitation be observed on Monday from 10:00 a.m. until 10:00 p.m. and Tuesday from 8:00 a.m. until service time. The Rosary will be prayed at 6:30 p.m. Monday.
Mrs. Barbara was born October 23, 1934 in Indian Bayou. She was married for 54 years to the late Charles Edward Solomon. She retired from the Acadia Parish School Board after 20 plus years of service where she enjoyed her job at Ross Elementary School.
She is survived by two sons, James E. Solomon and his partner Brandon Hoffpauir of Scott and Chad E. Solomon and his wife Tracy N. of Baton Rouge; a sister Margie Helo of Crowley; three grandchildren, Bethany C. Solomon, Charles C.C. Solomon and Zander H. Solomon; her adopted children, Joey Zetty, Donovan Kidder, Joel O'quain, J.J., Karen van Hal, Nikki Mcbride, Kim Spell, and Eddie Savoie.
Mrs. Solomon is preceded in death by her parents James and Edith Weber Simon and her husband Charles Edward Solomon; three brothers Israel "Shine" Simon, Rodney Simon and Lovelace Simon.
Condolences may be sent to the family by www.geesey-ferguson.com
Arrangements have been entrusted to Geesey-Ferguson Funeral Home of Crowley.