VIDRINE – Funeral services will be held at 2:00 PM Mass of Christian Burial at St. Ann’s Catholic Church in Mamou on Tuesday, June 1, 2021, for James Kirt Guillory, 59, who passed away on Thursday, May 27, 2021.
Father Billy Massie, Pastor of St. Ann’s Catholic Church, will be celebrant of the Mass and conduct funeral services.
Burial will take place in New St. Ann’s Cemetery.
James Kirt Guillory was born on October 13, 1961, in Mamou, LA, to James Winston and Janice Johnson Guillory. Happily married to his wife, Sharon, for 40 years, they had four children: Cole, Jill, Corey and Lauri. His greatest joy in his life was his family. He was known as “Paw-Paw” by his nine beautiful grandchildren. Spending time and playing with his grandchildren was his favorite pastime. Kirt enjoyed being outdoors working with his horses and cattle. He was a loving husband, father, grandfather, brother, and uncle. He was an amazing mentor and role model. His family and friends will miss him dearly but rejoice in knowing he is celebrated in heaven.
He is survived by his loving wife, Sharon Bogard Guillory; two sons, Cole Guillory and Corey Guillory and wife, Kristen; two daughters, Jill Guillory Stevens and husband, Robbie and Lauri Guillory Haller and husband, Ryan; nine grandchildren, Jackson Guillory, Aeden Guillory, Leo Guillory, Elle Guillory, Leah Stevens, Charlie Stevens, Corbin Haller, Cooper Haller, and Walker Haller; two sisters, Karen Guillory Ardoin and husband, Jimmy and Kristina Guillory Landry and husband, Shawn; two brothers, Keith Guillory and wife, Liz and Kent Guillory and wife, Paula; and numerous nieces and nephews.
He is preceded in death by his parents, James Winston and Janice Johnson Guillory.
At the request of the family, visitation will be held on Monday, May 31, 2021 at Ardoin’s Funeral Home in Mamou from 1:00 PM until 9:00 PM. A rosary will be prayed in his honor on Monday evening at 6:00 PM. Visitation will resume on Tuesday, June 1, 2021 from 9:00 AM until time of service.
Family and friends may send condolences to the Guillory family at www.ardoinfuneralhomes.com.
Ardoin’s Funeral Home in Ville Platte is in charge of arrangements.
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