JEANETTE BILLIOT CROCHET
December 6, 1934-September 28, 2015
Jeanette Billiot Crochet, 80, a resident of Morgan City, passed away Monday, Sept. 28, 2015, at Teche Regional Medical Center.
Jeanette was born on Dec. 6, 1934, in Creole Bayou, the daughter of Whitney J. Billiot Sr. and Nola Aucoin Billiot.
Jeanette enjoyed her trips to the casino where she could be seen for hours playing the slot machines. She enjoyed going over to her sister’s house to play cards, and she loved her trips to the zoo. She was a devoted fan of the Saints and LSU Tigers.
Of all the things that she enjoyed doing in her life, the thing she loved the most was spending time with her family and spoiling her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
She will be sadly missed and lovingly remembered by her five children, Ray A. Crochet Jr. and wife, Wendy, of Alta Loma, California, Kerry Crochet and wife, JoAnn, of Morgan City, Dale Crochet and wife, Cheryl, of Bayou Vista, Pamela Crochet of Morgan City, and Mark Crochet of Morgan City; nine grandchildren, Melissa C. Babin and husband, Cy, of Morgan City, Ray A. Crochet III and wife, Wesley, of Woodstock, Georgia, Erica C. Suire and husband, Jeff, of Patterson, Kara C. Cavalier and husband, Grant, of Belle River, Micah Crochet of Nebraska, Chris Crochet of Bayou Vista, Kayne Crochet and wife, Meagan, of Morgan City, Krista Crochet of Morgan City, and Brandon Crochet of Thibodaux.
She is also survived by 13 great-grandchildren, Skyla Crochet, Haley Crochet, Bryce Babin, Claire Babin, Parker Babin, Mallory Crochet, Cade Suire, Alyssa Cavalier, Logan Cavalier, Makenzie Crochet, Makaela Crochet, Kasen Cole, and Madeleine Price; three sisters, Doris Landry, Joyce Romero and Brenda Alleman and husband Lawrence; one brother, Clayton Billiot and wife Susan; and one sister-in-law, Jeanette Billiot.
Jeanette was preceded in death by her parents, Whitney J. Billiot Sr. and Nola Aucoin Billiot Wilson; husband, Ray A. Crochet Sr.; one brother, Whitney J. “Sonny” Billiot Jr.; and one sister, Betty Jean Billiot.
Visitation will be held from 10:30 a.m. until 11:30 a.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 30, 2015, at Holy Cross Catholic Church with a Mass of Christian Burial being held at 11:30 a.m. Following Mass, Jeannette will be laid to rest next to her husband of 57 years, Mr. Ray, in the Morgan City Cemetery.