Cecile Enola Gaspard Laster, 80, a native of Cow Island and resident of Bayou Vista, went to be with her Lord and Savior on Saturday, Dec. 3, 2011, at Teche Regional Medical Center in Morgan City.
Cecile is survived by her son, Marshall Lee Laster of Bayou Vista; three daughters, Tammie Arceneaux and her husband Numa of Thibodaux, Carol Sealine and her husband Steve of Bayou Vista, and Sonya Laster of Bayou Vista; one sister, Learline David and her husband Harris of Kaplan; six grandchildren, Joshua Arceneaux, Sara Sealine, Jonathan Sealine, Crystal Eubanks, Victoria Boone and Katie Boone; and one great-grandson, Zackary Eubanks.
Cecile was a wonderful daughter, sister, wife, mother, mamaw and great-mamaw. She loved her family immensely, as they also loved her. Her family was the joy of her life. Cecile loved her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ and was a longtime member of Bayou Vista Baptist Church.
She was preceded in death by her husband of 49 years, Warren Lee Laster; one daughter, Cheryl Lynn Boone; her father, Marcial Gaspard; her mother, Enola Simon Gaspard; two brothers, Lawrence Gaspard and Dominic Melvin Gaspard; and two sisters, Isabelle Friou and Theresa Abshire.
Visitation was observed Sunday, Dec. 4 from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. at Hargrave Funeral Home in Morgan City. Visitation resumed today, Monday, Dec. 5 from 9 a.m. until the time of services at Hargrave Funeral Home.
Funeral services were held today, Monday, Dec. 5 at 11 a.m. at Hargrave Funeral Home with Rev. Steve Kelly and Rev. Charles Gilder officiating. Graveside services followed in the Morgan City Cemetery.