Helen "Toeya" Viges Prudhomme
HELEN “TOEYA’’ VIGES PRUDHOMME
EUNICE ~ Visitation for Helen “Toeya’’ Viges Prudhomme, age 82 will be from 8:00 am to 10:00 am with funeral services following at 10:00 am Saturday, March 28, 2015, both at Golden Star Baptist Church. 723 Anne St., Eunice, LA. Burial will follow in the Zion Travelers Cemetery in Mallet, LA with Pastor Johnathan Williams, Sr. officiating.
Helen passed away at her residence in Eunice at 6:47 pm on March 21, 2015.
Helen V. Prudhomme was born July 7, 1932 to the union of Marshall and Edna Viges. She attended school at St. Mathilda Catholic School. On October 3, 1952 she married Marion Prudhomme. Helen accepted Christ into her life at a very early age. She was a faithful member of C.H. Mason Memorial C.O.G.I.C. for 43 years and was a very faithful worker in the Church Cafeteria. She was a wonderful mother and grandmother. Being a neighborhood Mom she was very well liked in her community. She was a giving, caring and kind loving lady and will be missed by all who knew her.
Survivors include: seven sons: John Robert Prudhomme (Stephanie), Anthony Prudhomme, John Edward Prudhomme, Dennis Prudhomme, Reginald Prudhomme all of Eunice, Marion Prudhomme, Jr. (LeVelma) of Monroe, and Marion Prudhomme (Hilda) of Artesia, CA; four daughters: Pamela Daigle (Charles) and Marilyn Chapman (Clifton) both of Eunice, Cora Swanson (Claude) of Humble, TX, and Elaine Davis (Clarence) of San Antonio, TX; one brother, Willie Belton of Basile; 32 grandchildren; and 26 great-grandchildren.
Helen is preceded in death by her parents, Mr. Marshall Viges and Mrs. Edna W. Viges; husband, Mr. Marion Prudhomme; one son, Christopher Prudhomme; three sisters: Gertrude Baldwin, Leorina Hulda James, and Leona Holmes; three brothers: Frank, Marshall and Burt Viges; and four grandchildren.
Pallbearers will be: Anthony Prudhomme, Jr., Vacques A. Prudhomme, Herschel Prudhomme, John K. Prudhomme, Traven Richardson, and Rashaan Jones.
Frank Brothers Funeral Home, 150 Town Home Drive, Eunice, LA (337) 457-7533 is in charge of arrangements.