Interment was in the Assumption of the BVM Cemetery, Mire.
Surviving are her husband, Wilbur Leger of Rayne; one son, Donnie Leger of Baton Rouge; one daughter, Michelle Leger Duplantis and husband, Shannon, of Mire; and three grandchildren, Tri Leger Defreitas, Trace Duplantis, and Toye Duplantis.
She was preceded in death by parents, Gladu Schexnayder and Hazel Guidry Schexnayder; and one brother, Kermit Schexnayder.
She was born Monday, August 25, 1941, in Church Point, daughter of the late Gladu Schexnayder and the late Hazel Guidry Schexnayder.
A rosary was recited Monday, October 8, 2012, at 7:00 p.m. at Gossen Funeral Home.
Friends were received at Gossen Funeral Home, Inc., Rayne, Monday, October 8, 2012, from 5:00 p.m. until 10:00 p.m. and Tuesday, October 9, 2012, from 10:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m..
Friends may view the obituary and guestbook online at www.gossenfuneralhome.net.
Arrangements were entrusted to Gossen Funeral Home, Inc. of Rayne.