Janet Lamb

Janet Fontenot Lamb

OPELOUSAS - A Funeral Service for Janet Fontenot Lamb, age 74, will be held at Lafond-Ardoin Funeral Home in Opelousas, LA at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, June 22, 2013, followed by interment at Bellevue Memorial Park.

Janet who was born December 31, 1938 in Lewisburg and was a resident of Lafayette for the majority of her life, died on Thursday, June 20, 2013 at Maison de Lafayette.

As a young woman Janet had a love for fashion, never leaving home without a coordinating hat for her chic and sometimes extravagant outfits. She worked in the field of cosmetology for many years, loved gardening, bird watching, and calling all of her loved ones "poopsie." She will be greatly missed by all who loved and knew her.

She is preceded in death by her parents, Nolton and Bessie Landry Fontenot.

Survivors include her daughter, Stacey McBride Reaux and husband Richard of Lafayette; granddaughter, Hailey Reaux Fontenot and husband Joseph of Broussard; great-granddaughter, Cecilia Ann Fontenot of Broussard; two brothers Marvin Fontenot and wife Karen of Slidell and James Fontenot of the Dominican Republic.

Pallbearers will be Marvin Fontenot, Richard Reaux, Joseph Fontenot, Edward R. "Rusty" Lamb, Michael Lamb, and Gervies Metrejean.

Visiting will be held in LaFond-Ardoin Funeral Home of Opelousas from 3:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. on Friday, June 21, 2013 and will reopen at 8:00 a.m. on Saturday until time of service. A rosary will be recited on Friday evening at 7:00 p.m.

Family and friends are invited to sign and view the online guestbook at www.lafondardoin.com.

Lafond-Ardoin Funeral Home of Opelousas, (2845 South Union Street, Opelousas, LA 70570, (337) 942-2638) has been entrusted with the funeral arrangements.

Funeral Home

Lafond-Ardoin Funeral Home
2845 S Union Street Opelousas, LA 70570
(337) 942-2638

Published in the Daily World & The Advertiser from June 21 to June 22, 2013