Mrs. Iris Dix Labeaud
July 25, 1935 - January 17, 2008
Iris Dix Labeaud, on Thursday, January 17, 2008 at her residence in New Iberia, LA. She was 72 years of age. Beloved wife of Gilbert Irvin Labeaud Jr. Mother of Stephen J. Ford Sr. of Houston, TX, David M. Labeaud, of New Orleans, Philip A. Labeaud of New Iberia, LA and Paul D. Labeaud of Fort Worth, TX. Daughter of Leona Davis Dix of Palm Dale, CA and the late Earl J. Dix Sr. Sister of Carolyn D. Devezin of Palm Dale, CA, Alden L. Dix of Palm Dale CA and the late Janice D. Jones, Earl J. Dix, Jr and Merle Ann Dix. She is survived by 8 grandchildren and 10 Great-grandchildren. Mother –in-law of Bonita B. Ford and Monica T. Labeaud. Sister-in-law of Marion L. Larche (Louis Sr.) Clarence Labeaud (Grace G.)Joycelyn, Mildred, Linda, Manuel and the late Edgar Labeaud, Louise L. Costa and Sidney Manuel. She is also survived by a host of nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.
Mrs. Labeaud was a native of New Orleans and resident of New Iberia, La because of Katrina. She was a retired director of Religious Education, at St. David’s Parish; a parishioner and Eucharistic Minister at St David Church. She was honored with the Order of Saint Louis Medalion for her service to the Archdiocese of New Orleans. She was a member of American Legion Auxiliary Unit 0401. Special thanks to Journey Hospice of Lafayette, LA.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend the Funeral Mass at Corpus Christi Catholic Church, 2022 St Bernard Ave., New Orleans, LA on Friday, January 25, 2008 at 11:00 AM. Interment will follow in St. Louis Cemetery # 3. Visitation will begin at 9:00 AM at church. Greenwood Funeral Home in charge of arrangements