Ms. Lucille Rose Prestly Arceneaux entered into eternal rest on Thursday, November 7, 2019 at the age of 83. She was a native of Darrow, Louisiana and was baptized in the Mississippi River at an early age. She attended Mt. Olive Baptist Church under the leadership of Pastor Phillips. Lucille later moved to Avondale, La. where she joined Little Zion Baptist church under the leadership of Pastor Robinson. She was a loyal, faithful, dedicated servant for over 50 years now under the leadership of Pastor Damien Brown. Lucille was a graduate of Lowery High School Class of 1954.
Lucille was the daughter of the late Earline and Alvin Prestly. Loving mother of William (Betty) Arceneaux, Elaine Francis, Joyce Arceneaux, Wanda (Raynell) Thomas, Rhonda Arceneaux, Oneita (Michael) Austin, Darryl Arceneaux, Stacy (Patrick) Stewart. Devoted grandmother of Raynell Thomas Jr., Jovan Decay, William Arceneaux III, Edmond Francis Jr., Terry Joe Carter Jr., Joneita (Dwayne) Fontenette, Milo (Chelsea) Arceneaux, Tequilla Arceneaux, Colleen (Ronald) Warmington, Carey Arceneaux, Gary Arceneaux, Quanilla Arceneaux, Donielle Arceneaux, Cordarryl Wright, Gregory (Davida) Arceneaux Sr., Jasmine Francis, LaKenna McKeel, and Sharika Arceneaux. Sister of Golena Prestly, Ida Coco, and Alma Lee (Milton) Stewart. She is also survived by 27 great-grandchildren and a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives, and friends.
She is proceeded in death by her husband William Arceneaux Sr., Parents- Earline and Alvin Prestly, Granddaughter- Jolinda Arceneaux, brothers- John Edward Prestly, Roosevelt Prestly and sisters Elmenia Randall, Elouise Spriggs, son-in-law- Edmond Francis Sr. and Terry Carter Sr.
Relatives and friends of the family are invited to attend the funeral services on Saturday, November 16, 2019 at Little Zion Baptist Church 433 Avondale Garden Rd. Avondale, LA 70094 at 11a.m. Visitation will begin at 9 a.m. Pastor Damien Brown officiating. Interment will follow in Restlawn Cemetery Avondale, LA.
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