CLAUDIE CLAIRDELL BEARDEN GREMILLION, a
resident of Erwinville, LA, died Jan. 4, 2004. She was
81 and a native of Ranger, TX. Burial in the cemetery
at the Sharon Baptist Church in Erwinville.
Survivors include her husband of 23 years, Paul V.
Gremillion; daughter, Virginia Dupree Lunderberg and
Russell Kinchen, both of Erwinville; son and daughter-
in-law, Lawayne and Charlene Dupree, Baton Rouge; two
sisters, Bonnie Lois Taylor and Frankie Parr, RHS Class
of 1950; brother, W.H. Bearden; four grandchildren,
Bruce and Emmett Lundberg, Jammie Chandler and Patrick
Dupree; and eight great-grandchildren. Preceded in
death by her first husband of 35 years, Colbert Dupree;
parents, Claude and Emma Bearden; sister, Alta Mae
Bearden; and brother, Jack Bearden.
She was a member of Sharon Baptist Church and the senior
adult Sunday school class, Erwinville Homemakers Club,
American Legion Auxiliary, Order of the Eastern Star,
Rising Star Chapter 121, and Women of the Moose West
Side Chapter 1276.