Rose Adele Girouard Nugent
Lafayette - Rose Adele Girouard Nugent, age 96, passed away peacefully surrounded by her loving family on Thursday, July 15, 2021. Rose was a native of Broussard and a resident of Lafayette, Houma, and Youngsville.
Private services were held on Monday, July 19, 2021 and burial held at St. Francis Cemetery No. 2.
Rose is survived by her loving sons, William Russell Nugent and wife Dianna, Clyde Matthew Nugent; daughters, Myra Claire Regan, and Carol Fay Briley and husband Todd; five grandchildren, and six great grandchildren.
Rose is preceded in death by her husband Robert Oliver Nugent; parents, Andre' and Zoe' Girouard; eight sisters, five brothers, and son-in-law, Harley Ray Regan.
Rose was a loving and caring mother and adored her grandchildren. She was a very talented lady and loved all things beautiful. She graduated from Lafayette High School in 1942. Later working for Western Union as a Teletype Operator during World War II. She was sent to Dallas, Tx., Los Angeles, and San Francisco, California. She returned home to Lafayette in 1945 at the end of the war. It was there she met and married Robert O. Nugent and they moved to Houma, La where they raised their family. Rose was a member and past president of Terrebonne Fine Arts Guild for forty years.
Chauvin Funeral home is honored to serve the family of Rose Nugent.
Published by Houma Today from Jul. 23 to Jul. 25, 2021.