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June 25, 1919 - August 6, 2018

VILLE PLATTE - Funeral services for Mary Segura Duos, 99, will be held on Friday, August 10, 2018 beginning at 9:00 a.m. at LaVille Funeral Home, Ville Platte. A rosary will be held at 10:00 a.m. followed by a Mass of Christian burial at 11:00 a.m. at Sacred Heart Church.
Mary Ann was born in New Iberia, on June 24, 1919. She graduated from Mount Carmel Convent and SLI, now UL-Lafayette, earning a degree in education. She taught elementary school in Avery Island and Vidrine for thirty years.
Mary was married to Rowell James Duos, Sr. (Deceased) for 56 years. She is survived by her children Rowell James Duos, Jr. Linda, and Debra D. Mouton (Mark); grandchildren Jay, Courtney, Saul, Louisa, Ben and Bridgette and great grandchildren Madison, Gannon, Adeline and Ivy. Mary is also survived by her loving nieces and their families. She is preceded in death by her parents, Mercedes and Jackson Segura; her husband, Rowell J. Duos, Sr. and, her sister, Inez Perrin.
Mary was a servant of God. She taught religion, was one of the first Eucharistic Ministers in the parish, and belong to the Legion of Mary, Catholic Daughters, Come Lord Jesus, various rosary groups, and the Adores-an adoration group. She assisted in starting Come Lord Jesus groups in Ville Platte and became the first expansion leader in the group over forty years ago.
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LaVille Funeral Home is in charge of arrangement.

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