MAMOU – Funeral services will be held at an 3:00 PM Mass of Christian Burial at St. Ann’s Catholic Church in Mamou on Tuesday, March 9, 2021 for Helen Cloud, 86, who passed away on Saturday, March 6, 2021 in Mamou, Louisiana.
Father Bala Rayapati will be celebrant of the Mass and will conduct funeral services.
Burial will take place in the New St. Ann’s Cemetery.
Helen Cloud was born on January 30, 1935 in Mamou, LA to Lodias and Elvina Fontenot. She was a devout catholic and parishioner at St. Ann’s for many years. She could be found in the front row at every mass she attended. Helen worked at Richard & Barousse for over 37 years. She had an eye for fashion and took great pride in dressing her family and customers well. No matter the occasion Helen was always elegantly dressed. A woman of faith, Helen believed everyone deserved respect. Her family and friends will mis her dearly.
She is survived by her two daughters, Lisa Fontenot and husband Carlton of Ball, LA and Freida Cloud Hebert and husband Joey of Mamou; one son, David Cloud of Mamou; five grandchildren, Jason Fontenot, Jeremy Guillory, Joey Fontenot, Jessica Reed and Toni Miller; eight great grandchildren, Stephen, Micah, Cain, Jean-Paul, Callie, Campbell, Remy and Finn; two sisters, Ruby Guillory of Mamou and Nelwyn Carrier of Eunice.
She is preceded in death by her husband, Jessie J. Cloud; parents, Lodias and Elvina Fontenot; son, Johnathan Craig Cloud; great granddaughter, Rosie Fontenot and infant brother, James Fontenot.
The family requests that visitation will be observed at Ardoin’s Funeral Home in Mamou on Tuesday, March 9, 2021 from 9:00 AM until time of service. A rosary will be recited on Tuesday at 2:00 PM.
Family and friends may leave condolences for the Cloud family at www.ardoinfuneralhomes.com.
Ardoin’s Funeral Home in Mamou is in charge of arrangements.