Joyce Grace Lormand

January 8, 1940 ~ December 16, 2017


Funeral services for Mrs. Joyce Grace Gary Lormand, 77, will be held at 10:00 a.m., Wednesday, December 20, 2017 in the Immaculate Conception Catholic Church with Rev. Susil Fernando officiating.

Burial will be in the Bertrand Cemetery under the direction of Miguez Funeral Home.

Mrs. Lormand died at 7:35 p.m., Saturday, December 16, 2017 in the Jeff Davis Living Center.

Funeral home visitation will be from 4:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. today, Tuesday with a 6:00 p.m. rosary; and 8:00 a.m. Wednesday until time of services.

She was a lifelong resident of Jennings and was a 1958 graduate of Jennings High School. She worked at Jennings Garment Factory for 25 years. Her life was caring for her family. She was a devoted Catholic and a Eucharistic minister. She loved cooking and feeding her family. You never left her house hungry. Her favorite time of year was Christmas where she went all out. But her greatest accomplishment was her children and grandchildren.

Survivors include three daughters, Geralyn Lormand , Michelle (Ross) Parker, Rachel (Keith) Clement all of Jennings; two sons, Ricky (Terri) Lormand of Gaffney, South Carolina, Mark Lormand of Lafayette; grandchildren, Amanda (Kevin) Jolley, Brett Lormand, Nicholas Granger, Hayden Granger, Karter Granger, Kourtney Clement, Keigan Clement, Kenzie Clement; great grandchildren, Jordan, Tyler and Toby Jolley.

She is preceded in death by her parents, Henry and Amelia Breaux Gary; her husband, Ellis Lormand; one sister, Judy Gary Jackson and one grand-daughter Melissa Lormand.

Pallbearers will be Nicholas Granger, Hayden Granger, Karter Granger, Keigan Clement, David Clement and Keith Clement.

Honorary pallbearers are Ricky Lormand, Keagan Richard, Kourtney Clement and Kenzie Clement.


Burial: Wednesday, December 20, 2017
12:00 am - 12:00 am

Bertrand Cemetery

Funeral Service: Wednesday, December 20, 2017
10:00 am - 12:00 am

Immaculate Conception Catholic Church

Rosary: Tuesday, December 19, 2017
6:00 pm - 12:00 am

Miguez Funeral Home - Jennings

Visitation: Tuesday, December 19, 2017
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Miguez Funeral Home - Jennings

Visitation: Wednesday, December 20, 2017
8:00 am - 9:30 am

Miguez Funeral Home - Jennings

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  1. We're so sorry for your loss! Praying for the family! God's promises are true. It's what we lean on and hold onto! Love to all!

  2. 12/18/17 Renee Myers It was an honor to be a part of her care team. I will always remember her laugh. She brought the laughter out in many of us. You will always be in my heart. I love you. Enjoy your re with your groom. I know when you met your Savior He said,"Well done my faithful servant". Rest now sweet lady. Until we meet again …………

  3. My condolences to the family at this difficult time; may you all seek God for peace, comfort, and guidance (2 Cor 1:3).

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