Funeral services will be held at 1:00 PM Saturday, June 28, 2014, at Holy Ghost Catholic Church for Elizabeth Robert "Babe" Chavis, 82, who entered eternal rest on Thursday, June 19, 2014, at Heritage Manor Nursing Home in Opelousas, LA. Interment will be in Bellevue Memorial Park Cemetery. Father Jaison Mangalath, SVD, will conduct the Mass of Christian Burial. Elizabeth is survived by one brother, Joseph Robert (Victoria) of Opelousas, LA; five sisters, Ophelia Lazard, Cecilia R. Dautrieve, Mary Louise Thomas (Alfred), and Mary Ann R. Broussard all of Opelousas, LA, and Theresa Rayme (Herman) of Houston, TX, and a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives, and friends. Elizabeth was preceded in death by her husband, John Huey P. Chavis; her parents, Tony and Julia C. Robert; and four brothers, James, Johnny, Anthony II, and John Robert. Visiting hours will be observed from 8:00 AM until 12:30 PM Saturday, June 28, 2014, at Williams Funeral Home in Opelousas, LA. A rosary will be recited at 10:00 AM. Share words of comfort with the Chavis family at www.williamsfuneralhomes.net.
Funeral arrangements are entrusted to Williams Funeral Home of Opelousas, 817 E. South St. (337) 942-2037.