Evans Pitre

1906 Lafourche, Louisiana 1984 Houma, Louisiana



Continuation of tree (3rd child of Augustin Adam Pitre/Claire Helene Thibodeaux); all known surname descendants:

                9          Evans Pitre  b: 8 July 1906  Lafourche, LA; d: 12 March 1984  Houma, Terrebonne, LA

                                   +Mary Louise Marcel  b: 3 January 1908; m: Abt. 1925 [Felicien/Josephine Lapeyrouse]; d: 20 May 1985  Houma, Terrebonne, LA

                           10        Junius Joseph Pitre  b: 23 May 1927  Houma, Terrebonne, LA; d: 21 July 2009  Houma, Terrebonne, LA

                                          + Bridget Mayeaux  b: Abt. 1928; m: Abt. 1947

                           10        Betty Pitre  b: Abt. 1931  Houma, Terrebonne, LA

                                          + --- Leblanc

                           10        Wilma Mae Pitre  b: 1934  Houma, Terrebonne, LA; d: 21 May 1934  Houma, Terrebonne, LA

                           10        Ruby Pitre  b: Abt. 1936  Houma, Terrebonne, LA

                                          + --- Foret

                           10        Evans Gene Pitre  b: 6 July 1940  Terrebonne, LA; d: 4 June 2006  Thibodaux, Lafourche, LA

                                          +Dolores M. Cressione (Porche)  b: 9 November 1938  Thibodaux, Lafourche, LA; companion [Louis    /Margaret Leboeuf]; d: 8 April 2010  Thibodaux, Lafourche, LA

                           10        Mona F. Pitre  b: Abt. 1944

                                          + --- Bourgeois



Notes for Evans Pitre:


- 1930 Terrebonne, Louisiana:  Evans Pitre 22, wife Mary Louise 23, Junius 3; living with in-laws Felicien Marcel 56 & wife Josephine 54.

- 1940 Coteau, Terrebonne, LA:  Evans Evans Pitre 33 labor/farm, wife Marie L. 32, Junius 13, Bettie 9, Ruby 3.

- 1950 Terrebonne, LA:  Evence Pitre 42 dragline helper/general construction, wife Mary L. 40, Ruby 13, Evence J. 9, Mona F. 5, son Junius 22 clerk/retail grocery, wife Bridget M. 21, James J. 1.

WWII Records:  Evans Pitre, res. Houma, LA; b. 8 Jul 1906 Lafourche, LA; contact wife Mary Louise Pitre; 5' 10", 148 lbs., brown eyes & black hair, ruddy complexion; 16 Oct 1940 Houma, LA.

Tombstone Inscriptions, St. Francis de Sales Cemetery #2:  In loving memory of / husband / Evans J. Pitre / July 8, 1906 / March 12, 1984 // In loving memory of / wife / Marie L. Pitre / Jan. 3, 1908 / May 20, 1985

Obituaries for the children:
Junius Pitre: 
Lafourche Daily Comet (LA), Wednesday, 22 July 2009:  Junius Joseph Pitre, 82, a native and resident of Houma, La., died Tuesday, July 21.  He is survived by his wife of 61 years Bridget Mayeaux Pitre; two sons, Jimmy and wife Billie Pitre of Cottonport, La., and Perry and wife Sonoma Pitre of Raceland La.; two sisters Betty LaBlanc of Bordelonville, La., and Ruby Foret and Mona Bourgeois of Houma; and four grandchildren, Jimmy J. Pitre and wife Shannon, Brian Pitre and wife Tiffiny, Matthew Pitre and Jacob Pitre.  He was preceded in death by his parents, Evans Pitre Sr. and Marie "May" Marcel Pitre; one brother, Evans Gene Pitre; and one sister, Wilma Pitre.  He was a supervisor for the Terrebonne Parish Police Jury.  Visitation will be 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. Thursday, July 23, and 8 a.m. to 10 a.m. Friday, July 24, at Chauvin Funeral Home.  The funeral service will be at 10 a.m. Friday at the funeral home with burial at St. Francis de Sales No. 2 Cemetery.  Chauvin Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.


Evans Gene Pitre:  Lafourche Daily Comet (LA), 6 June 2006:  Evans "Pete" Gene Pitre Jr., 65, a native of Terrebonne Parish and resident of Thibodaux, died at 2:09 a.m. Sunday, June 4, 2006.  Visitation will be from 4 to 10 p.m. today and from 8 a.m. to funeral time Wednesday at Chauvin Funeral Home.  Mass will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday at the funeral home chapel, with burial in St. Francis de Sales Cemetery No. 2.  He is survived by his companion, Delores "Dee" Porche of Thibodaux; two sons, Ronnie Pitre of Coteau and Todd Pitre of Houma; two daughters, Donna Mazerac and Julie Prestenbach of Houma; one brother, Junius Pitre of Houma; three sisters, Betty LeBlanc of Marksville, Ruby Foret and Mona Bourgeois of Houma; seven grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.  He was preceded in death by his parents, Evans Gene Pitre Sr. and Marie Louise Marcel Pitre; one son, Jamie John Pitre; and one sister, Wilma Mae Pitre.  He was an auto mechanic with Don Harris and a parishioner of St. Gregory Catholic Church.



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Items in RED verified from transcriptions in the following:

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- Some birthdates in RED taken from Social Security records based on obituary/tombstone inscription deathdate.


Last updated:  15 June 2022.