Person:Ducie Benoit (1)

Ducie Odelon Benoit
b.26 Jul 1882
m. 15 Nov 1858
  1. Jennie Benoit
  2. Clément Dupré Benoit1859 - 1940
  3. Alca Benoit1865 - 1938
  4. John Benoit1868 - 1946
  5. Caroline Benoit1870 - 1944
  6. Aristile "Teal" Benoit1880 - 1954
  7. Ducie Odelon Benoit1882 - 1965
  • HDucie Odelon Benoit1882 - 1965
  • WPazie Landry1881 - 1954
m. Sep 1903
Facts and Events
Name Ducie Odelon Benoit
Gender Male
Birth? 26 Jul 1882
Marriage Sep 1903 to Pazie Landry
Death? 13 Jun 1965 Sulphur, Calcasieu, Louisiana, USA
Burial? Landry Cemetery (Find A Grave Memorial# 33953955)



VINTON. Funeral services for Ducie Benoit, 82, of Vinton, will be at 3 p.m. today at the Hammer Funeral Home in Sulphur.

The Rev. R. L. Green, pastor of the Southside Baptist Church of Carlyss will officiate. Burial will be in Landry Cemetery south of Sulphur.

Mr. Benoit died at 5:45 a.m. Sunday in a Sulphur hospital.

Born July 26, 1882, in the Black Bayou community south of Lake Charles, he was the son of the late John and Mary Benoit, pioneers of Calcasieu parish. He was a retired school bus driver and a member of the Southside Baptist Church.

Survivors include three sons, Eulice Benoit Sr. of Sulphur, Dotsie S. Benoit of Port Arthur, Texas, and Lennie J. Benoit of Vinton; two daughters, Mrs. S. P. Richardson or Orange, Texas, and Mrs. C. A. Powell of Groves, Texas; 10 grandchildren and 23 great-grandchildren.

Grandsons will serve as pallbearers.



Newspaper Clippings

  1.   Ducie Benoit, in Find A Grave.
  2.   Lake Charles, Louisiana. American Press. (Lake Charles, Louisiana).