She was born June 28, 1943 in San Jose, CA and was 69 years of age.
She is survived by 2 daughters, Mary Jo Demandre Gaeta, Amite and Marquita Roberts LaCoste, Diamondhead, MS; 2 sisters, Pamela Parker, San Antonio, TX and Sandra Miller, Brownwood, TX; 4 grandchildren, Maelyn and Trey Gaeta and Anna and John LaCoste; 2 great-grandchildren, Alexis and Emma LaCoste.
Preceded in death by her husband, Clarence Demandre; parents, James and Ollie Yocham; sister, Loretta Pellegrin.
Special thanks to Hospice Compassus, Kristine and Jimmy Little and to Barriere Construction for their compassion.
Visitation at House on the Rock Church, 727 W. Oaks St., Amite, from 1 p.m. until Memorial Services at 2 p.m. on Saturday, September 22, 2012.
Services conducted by Pastor Jeff McKneely.
McKneely Funeral Home, Amite, in charge of arrangements. For an online guestbook, visit http://www.mckneelys.com.