Obituary: The Alexandria Daily Town Talk, April 8, 2004: Lawrence B. Coffey, 71, of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania died Wednesday, April 7, 2004 in Department of Veterans Medical Center in Alexandria.
Arrangements are under the direction of John Kramer & Son Funeral Home.
Wedding: The Alexandria Daily Town Talk, Apr. 3, 2003: Bonnie Nicole Coffey and Matthew Ronald Jacques were married on Saturday, July 12, at 6 p.m. in Boston, Mass. The sunset ceremony took place on the "Charles I" riverboat, near the Esplanade, on the Charles River.
Bonnie is the daughter of Sharon L. Cole of Greensboro, N.C., formerly of Alexandria, and James O. Coffey of Calvin. Her paternal grandparents are Patty Jean Coffey of Natchitoches and the late Olan L. Coffey. Her maternal grandparents are the late Mr. and Mrs. Vermon and Lonnie S. Cole.
Matthew is the son of Ron and Kathy Jacques of Lewiston, Maine. His paternal grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. Raymond Jacques, also of Lewiston. His maternal grandparents are Irene Cote of Topsham, Maine, and the late Paul Cote.
The bride wore a white floor length gown with beaded corset bodice and long sheer sleeves which formed a square neckline over the shoulders. The dress also featured a full ballgown skirt and chapel length train. She carried a hand tied bouquet of white roses and hydrangea with blue delphinium.
Her maid of honor was Heather Green of Baton Rouge. Music was performed by violinist Julia Cash, and the ceremony was officiated by Richard Laham.
Bonnie is a 1999 graduate of Bolton High School. In May of this year, she graduated cum laude from the University of Alabama with a bachelor of science in mathematics and philosophy. In September she will begin attending Boston College on a teaching fellowship, in pursuit of a master of science in teaching in the field of mathematics.
The groom is a 2001 cum laude graduate of Boston College, with a B.A. in computer science and philosophy. He is employed as a software engineer for General Dynamics Corp. in Taunton, Mass.
The couple now reside at their new home in Boston, Mass.
Obituary: The Alexandria Daily Town Talk, Nov. 21, 1999: Services for Eudie L. Guidry will be at 2 p.m. Monday in the chapel of Hixson Bros., Alexandria, with Dr. Henry Blount, the Revs. Roy James and Tim Everett officiating. Burial will be in Alexandria Memorial Gardens.
Mrs. Guidry, 83, of Alexandria died Friday, Nov. 19, 1999, in a family residence.
She was a Baptist. She sang with Jimmy Davis in the Louisiana Hayride and also sang on KWKH Radio Station, Shreveport.
Survivors include four sons, Jimmy Guidry, Robby Guidry and Gary Guidry, all of Nashville, Tenn., and Danny Guidry of Alexandria five daughters, Pat Decuire of Melder, Barbara Wilson of New Orleans, Janie LeBlanc of Nashville, Tenn., and Martha Chapman and Donna Cannon, both of Alexandria one sister, Roberta Coffey of Conroe, Texas 26 grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.
Friends may call from 4-8 p.m. today and from 8 a.m. until time of services Monday in the funeral home.
Memorials may be made to American Cancer Society, 605C Medical Center Drive, Alexandria, La., 71301-8127.