Grace Anita Soignet
Thibodaux - Grace Anita Soignet transitioned to Eternal Life on Monday, July 19, 2021, at the age of 87. She was a native and resident of Thibodaux, LA.
A Visitation will be held in her honor on Thursday, July 29, 2021 from 9:00am until Mass of Christian Burial at 11:00am, at St. Genevieve Catholic Church in Thibodaux, LA. Burial will follow in St. Joseph Cemetery, Thibodaux, LA.
Grace is survived by her sisters Joyce Soignet Chauvin of Houma, and Patricia R. Soignet of Thibodaux; nieces and nephews, Emery Chauvin, Jr. (Mary), Jerome Chauvin, Leslie S. Montet, (Marcus), Lisa S. Pelligrin (Jimmy), Jennifer C. Paris, (Bobby), Kyle Soignet, Dr. James Soignet (Mary), Joseph Soignet (Denise), Dr. John Soignet, Denise C. Dover and Thomas Soignet (Ricardo).
She was predeceased by her parents Theard "Beb" Soignet and Eugenie Bernard Soignet; sister Yvonne M. Soignet; brothers Russell J. Soignet, Lester J. Soignet and H. James Soignet; nephews Gerard Soignet and Kenneth Soignet.
Grace was a 1953 graduate of Mount Carmel Academy and served as an employee of South Central Bell for many years. She was a faithful, devout Catholic of St. Genevieve Church Parish. She enjoyed living a modest life spreading kindness to her family and friends with her contagious smile. She enjoyed traveling and baking delicious sweets.
The family would like to extend their heartfelt gratitude to her loving caregivers, Margaret "Amy", Ricardo, Tanya and Taraneika; The staff of Cardinal Place; Fr. Jasekutty "Joe" Varghese; and nephews Thomas Soignet and Dr. James Soignet.
Donations can be made to St. Genevieve Catholic Church in Grace's memory.
Online condolences can be given at www.thibodauxfuneralhome.com
Thibodaux Funeral Home, Inc. is in charge of arrangements.
Published by Houma Today from Jul. 26 to Jul. 27, 2021.