Mire - Funeral services were held at Assumption of the BVM Catholic Church, Wednesday, October 31, 2012, at 11:00 a.m. for Lois Faul Bearb, 81, who died Monday, October 29, 2012, in Southwind Assisted Living in Crowley.
Interment was in the Assumption of the BVM Cemetery, Mire.
Surviving are five daughters, Carlyon Sue Martin and husband, Wavey, of Sugarland, TX, Jeannie Bearb Johnson and husband, Kenneth, of Rayne, Phyllis Bearb Daugereaux and husband, Al, of Church Point, Lisa Miller and husband, Paul, of Baton Rouge, Melissa Bearb Vanhook and husband, Paul, of Dallas, TX; three sons, Malcolm Bearb and wife, Dianne, of Carencro, Mike Bearb of New Orleans, Forest Bearb, Jr. and wife, Paula, of Broussard; nineteen grandchildren; seventeen great-grandchildren; two sisters, Louella Faul Benson, and Janelle Faul Lorraine; and one brother, Ewell Faul.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Forest Bearb, Sr.; one son, Harold Bearb; parents, J.B. Faul and Emma Leger Faul; two sisters, Eura Prejean and Grace Kidder; and four brothers, Lester Faul, Leslie Faul, Harvey Faul and Lloyd Faul.
She was born Sunday, January 18, 1931 in Cankton, daughter of the late J.B. Faul and the late Emma Leger Faul.
She was a member of Catholic Daughters Court #2214 Lifetime Membership in Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary Church in Mire.
Rosaries were recited Tuesday, October 30, 2012, at 4:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m. at Gossen Funeral Home.
Friends were received at Gossen Funeral Home, Inc., Rayne, Tuesday, October 30, 2012, from 2:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. and Wednesday, October 31, 2012, from 8:00 a.m. until 10:30 a.m.
Friends may view the obituary and guestbook online at www.gossenfuneralhome.net.
Arrangements were entrusted to Gossen Funeral Home, Inc. of Rayne.