DOROTHY SMITH LAFRANCE, departed this life on Thursday, March 20, 2020 at her home in Algiers La. She was 100 years old. She was born in Potash La., on August 17, 1919 to the union of the late Mitchell and Amelia Sias Smith. She was preceded in death by her husband Clarence Lafrance Sr., sons Thomas M. Lafrance, Clarence Lafrance Jr. and James Patrick Lafrance, her grandsons Thomas M. Lafrance II and Clarence Lafrance III.
She is survived by her daughter-in-law Carol E. Lafrance, a grandson Michael R. Lafrance (Lisa), two great granddaughters Julia and Claire Lafrance, a devoted nephew David Smith (Dorothy), three Godchildren Quiana Gibson, Elton Edgerson and Albert Ragas as well as several nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
Private funeral services will be held on Thursday March 26, 2020 at St. Peter Missionary Baptist Church located at 182 West St. Peter St. Oakville La. 70037. Viewing 8A.M. to 10A.M. ONLY. Service will begin at 10A.M. Dr. Darnell Smith Sr. will officiate and Entombment will follow in Fisher Cemetery in Port Sulphur La.
Special acknowledgement to St. Peter Missionary B.C., Greater Macedonia B.C., First Asia B.C. and all neighboring churches.
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