Mamis Josephine Dufresne Picou, age 82, passed away surrounded by her loving family on Saturday, September 4, 2021. She was a native of Chauvin and a resident of Houma, LA.
Relatives and friends of the family are invited to attend the visitation at Chauvin Funeral Home, Inc. on Tuesday, September 14, 2021, beginning at 9:00 a.m. until a Mass of Christian Burial at 11:00 a.m. with burial following in St. Charles Borromeo Catholic Church.
Mamis is survived by her son, Craig Anthony Dufresne; daughter, Cynthia D. Dupre and husband, Rodney; brother, Dudley Eschete; sister, Drusella E. Duplantis; daughter-in-law, Anne F. Dufresne; grandchildren, Chase M. Dupre and wife, Mallory, Courtney R. Dupre, Madison A. Dupre and Fiancé, Kayla Williams; great-grandchildren, Isaac H. Dupre, Grayson T. Voisin, Roman M. Dupre, and Iris L. Dupre; 5 stepchildren; and numerous step grandchildren and step great-grandchildren.
Mamis is preceded in death by her 1st husband of 37 years, Roland Joseph Dufresne, 2nd husband of 10 years, Ray Joseph Picou, and companion of 14 years, Philip Cunningham; parents, Henry Joseph and Hazel Mary Hebert Eschete; son, Timothy "Timmy” P. Dufresne; daughter, Roxanne Marie Dufresne; brother, Dallas Eschete; and sister, Ida E. Scott.
Mamis was a parishioner of Maria Immaculata Catholic Church. She enjoyed gardening, dancing, cooking, and spending time with family and friends. Her grandchildren and great-grandchildren were her pride and joy. She will be dearly missed by all whose hearts she touched.
Special thanks to Mary Bird Perkins, Kindred Home Health and Haydel Memorial Hospice.
Chauvin Funeral Home and Crematory, INC. is honored to serve the Picou family.