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Celeste Oubre

Celeste "Big C" Oubre (Poche)

Tuesday, March 16th, 1943 - Thursday, September 3rd, 2020
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Celeste “Big C” Oubre, was born on Tuesday March 16, 1943 to the parentage of the late Eugene and Lorenza Poche. Celeste was one of thirteen children. She accepted Christ at the early age of 5 years old and was baptized by the late Rev. Clarence Washington at Morning Star Baptist Church. Celeste had a love and passion for helping others. After completing her post-secondary education at Second Ward, she went on to become a Certified Nursing Assistant, and worked at Lafourche Home for Aged, and later Riverlands Healthcare until she retired in 1999.

Celeste was united in holy matrimony to Elry Oubre, Sr on February 25, 1967. Through this union they were blessed with five children Eldrick Oubre, Dellary Oubre, the late Catina M. Oubre, Elry Oubre Jr., and Eltonary Oubre. Celeste was a devoted wife, mother, grandmother and friend. She was always willing to lend a helping hand to those in need. Her unselfish generosity and kindness will be remembered most.

On Thursday, September 3, 2020, our Lord and Personal Savior dispatched his angels to carry Celeste to carry her heavenly home where she was reunited with her daughter after 28 years.

She leaves to cherish her memories, her husband Elry Oubre, Sr., four sons Eldrick (Danielle) of Tracey, CA, Dellaray (Gila) of Ft. Worth, TX, Elry, Jr. (Shannon) of Atlanta, GA, and Eltonary (Missy) of Vacherie, LA, twenty-two grandchildren, sixteen great-grandchildren, five sisters Clementine Gros, Lorenza Poche, Isabella Poche of Wallace, LA, Geraldie Gray and Dorothy Glapion of New Orleans, LA, three god-children Chaenika Narcisse, Alaya Jacobs of Vacherie, LA, and Ciara Poche of Wallace, LA, one adopted daughter Dawn Smith of Baton Rouge, LA and a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

Celeste is preceded in death by her daughter Catina M. Oubre, her parents Eugene and Lorenza Poche, two sisters Camille Poche and Catherine Theard and five brothers Roy, Curtis, Eugene, Clement and Harold

There will be a walk through public viewing on, Thursday, September 10, 2020, from 4pm - 6pm at The Treasures of Life Funeral Home, 315 E Airline Highway, Gramercy, Louisiana.

All are invited to attend a Mass of Christian Burial on Friday, September 11, 2020 at Our Lady of Peace Catholic Church, 13281 LA-644, Vacherie, LA 70090 at 11:00 am. Interment to follow at Our Lady of Peace Catholic Church Cemetery. Final care entrusted to Treasures of Life Funeral Services, 315 E. Airline Highway, Gramercy, LA 70052.

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Service Details

  • Visitation

    Thursday, September 10th, 2020 | 4:00pm - 6:00pm
    When
    Thursday, September 10th, 2020 4:00pm - 6:00pm
    Location
    TREASURES OF LIFE CENTER FOR LIFE FUNERAL SERVICES
    Address
    315 US HWY 61
    Gramercy, LA 70052
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  • Service

    Friday, September 11th, 2020 | 11:00am
    When
    Friday, September 11th, 2020 11:00am
    Location
    Our Lady of Peace Catholic Church
    Address
    13281 Hwy 644
    Vacherie, LA 70090
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
    Officiant
    Father John Vu
  • Interment

    Friday, September 11th, 2020 |
    When
    Friday, September 11th, 2020
    Location
    OUR LADY OF PEACE CATHOLIC CHURCH CEMETERY
    Address
    13281 LA-644
    VACHERIE, LA 70090
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Phyllis Gros-Charles

Posted at 07:50am
Extending my heartfelt condolences. I will miss my girl! Keeping you all in my thoughts and prayers. Love you all family
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Brenda Cox

Posted at 08:39pm
To The Poche & Oubre Families,
May God surround you with his loving comfort,
Giving you strength for today, hope for tomorrow,
and the assurance of his love and constant care.
With Prayers and Sympathy,
Terry & Brenda J. Cox
Marrero, LA
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Liz Oubre Coleman

Posted at 01:28pm
My deepest condolences to Elray Sr and family. Celeste was a sweet and kind lady who always had a smile on her face. May her soul rest in peace.
Liz Oubre Coleman
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Theresa Isom

Posted at 07:57am
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Carlatta C Jones

Posted at 03:10pm
Oubre Family,
Sorry for your loss. Just Remember the great times.
Carlatta Cole Jones
Gonzales, LA.
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