MAMOU- It is with great sadness and heavy hearts that the family of Ricky Ward 60, announces his passing on March 4, 2016 at his residence in Turkey Creek. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at St. Ann's Catholic Church in Mamou on Friday ,March 11, 2016 at 1:00 P.M. Rite of Committal will follow in the Ardoin Cemetery with Deacon Chuck Ortego as Celebrant.
Ricky will be greatly missed by his mother, Elwyn S. Fontenot of Ville Platte ; his two sons, Ricky Shaw Haviland and wife, Michelle of Turkey Creek, and Joseph Stagg Tony Haviland and wife, Candice of Lake Cove; three daughters, Tawnya Marie Deshotel and husband, Ricky of Mamou, Naomi Elwyn Roy and husband Scotty of Abbeville and Patricia Ann Haviland & Travis Clark of Turkey Creek; friends, George Allen Tomerlin ,Todd Tomerlin and Gracie Carpenter all of Turkey Creek; two brothers, Tony Ray Haviland and wife, Jennifer of Jonesville and Patrick Fontenot; four sisters, Brenda Richard & husband, Roderick of Jennings, Debbie Ann Haviland, Dawna Fontenot both of Ville Platte and Linda Fontenot of Mamou; twenty grandchildren, Hunter, Brandon, Zackary, Emily, Marcus, Naomi, Isabella(Bella), Rachel, Josie, T-Joe, Willa Mae, Canin, Victoria, Daxton, Dawson, Taya, Ashley, Damien, Austin, C.J. and Britney.
He will now reunite in Heaven with his father, Chester Haviland one son, William Clarence Haviland. They surely await his arrival with open arms and joyous hearts
The family requests that visiting hours be observed on Thursday from 10:00 A.M. until 10:00 P.M.
The funeral home will reopen at 8:00 A.M. on Friday until time of services.
You may go on line to observe the obituary at www.ardoinfuneralhomes.com
Ardoin's funeral Home of Mamou is in Charge of Funeral Arrangements.337-468-5231