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A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 1:30 p.m., on Tuesday, November 22, 2022, in Sts. Peter and Paul Catholic Church, 1110 Old Spanish Trail, Scott, LA, 70583, for Mary Chasson Theriot, 81, who passed away on November 17, 2022.

Reverend Mark Derise, Pastor, will be the Celebrant of the Mass and conducted the funeral services.

Burial will take place in Sts. Peter and Paul Cemetery.

Mary was an RN graduate, 1962 of Charity School of Nursing in New Orleans. Early in her career she worked at Lakewood Hospital as an RN and many years as Head Nurse for Daniels, Metz, Cheramie, and Askew. Later in her career she moved to Lafayette, LA and worked as Nurse Surveyor for the State of Louisiana. She is a past member of St. Edmonds Altar Society. Mary had a great love of libraries, traveling, walking daily, reading, and planting flowers. She loved trees and disliked when they were cut down. Although, proud of her children, her greatest joy was her grandchildren and great grandchildren.

Mary, a resident of Lafayette, was the daughter of the late Aren Chaisson, Sr. and the former Althea Loupe.

She is survived by daughter, Christine Theriot Williams of Irving, TX, son, Christopher Theriot and wife, Melanie; three grandchildren, Brooke Theriot Marks and husband, Brandon, Jade Theriot Courville and husband, Joshua, and Hunter Theriot; six great grandchildren, Avery Marks, Wyatt Marks, Reid Marks, Kate Marks, Jackson Courville, and Juliet Courville; siblings, Elizabeth (Billie) Gros and Aren (Butch) Chaisson, Jr and wife, Deborah as well as a host of relatives and friends.

She was preceded in death by her parents; son-in-law, Vance Williams; and brother-in-law, Roland Gros, Sr.

Visiting hours were at Delhomme Funeral Home – Scott on Tuesday, November 22, 2022, from 10:00AM to 1:00 PM. A Rosary was prayed at 12:30 PM in the funeral home.

Pallbearers will be Hunter Theriot, Brandon Marks, Joshua Courville, Dawayne Theriot (God child), Kirk Davis (God child), and Roland Gros, Jr. (nephew).

Honorary Pallbearer will be Aren Chaisson, Jr.

The family would like to thank Ocshner Lafayette General 3rd floor staff, Ocshner Skilled TCU at Southwest, 5th floor, Hospice of Acadiana, A CARE Partners. A special thanks to Dr. Malek, Dr. Dobbs, and the many other physicians on her case.

Special thanks to the staff of The Vincent of Lafayette where she resided in Assisted Living.

Remember her by planting a tree/flower or a donation to your local library in her name.

Personal condolences may be sent to the Theriot family at:

Mary Chasson Theriot and her family were cared for and entrusted final arrangements to Delhomme Funeral Home, 705 Marie Street, Scott, LA.