Lela Touchet

July 17, 1934, November 03, 2017

Lela Touchet

Lela Touchet, 83, of Nederland, died Friday, November 3, 2017, at Baptist Hospitals of Southeast Texas, Beaumont. She was born on July 17, 1934, in Church Point, Louisiana, to Eudea LaBouve and Jean Faul.

Lela enjoyed crocheting, cooking and praying the Rosary. She will be remembered as a loving wife, mother, and Ma-Ma Lela.

She is survived by her daughter, Patricia DeVillier and her husband, Louis, of Groves; sons, Leander Touchet, Jr. of Nederland and Benjamin Touchet and his wife, Carolyn, of Lake Charles, Louisiana; grandchildren, Jessica Allen, Brandon DeVillier, Kasie Resweber, Jonathan Touchet, Heather Monk, and Randa Sampere; fourteen great-grandchildren; and sister, Rita Hebert and her husband, Walter, of Eunice, Louisiana.

Lela is preceded in death by her parents, Eudea and Jean Faul; husband of fifty-four years, Leander Touchet; sisters, Rosella Faul, Rosaline Higginbotham, and Margie Lavergne; and brother, Emery Faul.

A gathering of Mrs. Touchet’s family and friends will be from 5:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m., with her Rosary recited at 6:00 p.m., Tuesday, November 7, 2017, at Broussard’s, 505 North 12th Street, Nederland. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10:00 a.m., Wednesday, November 8, 2017, at St. Charles Borromeo Catholic Church, 211 Hardy Avenue, Nederland, with her interment to follow at Memory Gardens of Jefferson County, Nederland.


Gathering of Family and Friends
505 N 12th Street Nederland, TX 77627
Tuesday, November 07, 2017
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
505 N 12th Street Nederland, TX 77627
Tuesday, November 07, 2017
6:00 p.m.
Mass of Christian Burial
St. Charles Borromeo Catholic Church
211 Hardy Nederland, TX 77627
Wednesday, November 08, 2017
10:00 a.m.
Memory Gardens Cemetery - Nederland
3098 Highway 69 North Nederland, TX 77627

Comments (4)

  • Toni Richard

    05 November 2017 at 22:25 | #

    Pat,Bubba and Benji. I am so sorry !!!My heart is so broken for y'all. I know she is at peace with Moma and Uncle Leander. And all the family gone before her. Wishing y'all peace and comfort. Love Toni


  • Celeste Lavergne Savoie

    05 November 2017 at 16:56 | #

    God Bless all with peace and comfort knowing she is free from all pain and is with our Heavenly Father. I love you Aunt Lela and your beautiful family that is mourning the loss of your presence here on earth . Rest In Peace. Please give the rest of our family heavenly hugs .


  • Mary & Mike Blevins

    05 November 2017 at 04:22 | #

    Lela was a wonderful co-worker. I always enjoyed talking with her at work. Your family are in my thoughts and prayers.


  • Cindy Begneaud Brown

    04 November 2017 at 04:28 | #

    Pat & Louis, You are in my thoughts and prayers at this time. Be at peace.


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