Mary Vernella Guillory, 91, a native of Mamou and resident of Lake Charles passed from this life on June 27, 2019 in the comfort of her home.
Mrs. Guillory was married to the love of her life for 72 years. She was a loving mother, wife, sister, and friend. She was a very private and empathetic person. She was a devoted mother and loved seeing her children and their families and cooking for them every Sunday. In her spare time, Vernella was an avid reader and loved cooking and eating Gumbo.
Vernella is preceded in death by her parents, Hurdy and Maya Fontenot Devillier; and husband, Herman Joseph Guillory, Sr.
She leaves to cherish her memory her four loving children, Herman J. Guillory, Jr. and wife Del of Lafayette, David Guillory of Lake Charles, Janet Miller and fiancé Gary Wicke of Lake Charles, and Danny Guillory and wife Regina also of Lake Charles; brother, Linus Devillier of Carylss; grandchildren, Kevin Guillory, Craig Guillory, Kristi Munzing, and Ashley Dewees, and nine great grandchildren.
A memorial mass will be held at St. Ann’s Catholic Church in Mamou on Tuesday, July 2, 2019 at 11:00 AM. Mrs. Guillory will be buried alongside her husband at the New St. Ann’s Church Cemetery.
Memories and words of comfort may be shared with the family at www.lakesidefh.com