Cover photo for Nell Hebert Fruge's Obituary
1937 Nell 2021

Nell Hebert Fruge

November 18, 1937 — October 12, 2021


IOTA- It is with heavy hearts that the family of Nell Hebert Fruge announces her passing on Tuesday, October 12, 2021, in the comfort of her home at the age of 83. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 2:00pm on Friday, October 15, 2021, at St. Jules Catholic Church in Tee Mamou. Burial will follow in the Reed Cemetery with Father Paul LaFleur, Celebrant.

Nell was a homemaker and devoted herself to the care of her family. She loved sewing, crocheting, and tending to her flowers and hummingbirds. Nell will be missed by all, especially her husband of sixty-five years, Roonie R. Fruge of Tee Mamou; her son, Darrell J. Fruge and wife, Kimberly of Tee Mamou; her daughters, Darlene F. Richard and companion, Ronnie Trahan of Rayne, Suzanne F. LaTour and husband, Raymond of Tee Mamou, Sonya F. LaCasse and husband, Barry of Iota, Christine F. Comeaux and husband, Jerry of Evangeline, Jeanie F. Carroll and husband, Ricky of Sulphur, and Naomi F. Vidrine and husband, Jeff of Tepetate; nineteen grandchildren, Racheal, Jessica, Brett, Kelsi, Khasi, Regina, Selina, Ashley Craig, Trent, Kendall Rose, Kourtney, Erika, Ryan, Katy, Khylee, Kharisa, Khenni, Macey, and Gavin; thirty-six great grandchildren; one great-great grandchild; as well as a host of nieces, nephews, extended family and friends.

She is preceded in death by her parents, Don and Jeanie Miller Hebert, granddaughter, Katrina Myers; siblings, Vincent Hebert, Issac Hebert, and Rose Hebert; and son in law, Carl K. Richard.

At the request of the family, visitation will be held at Ardoin’s Funeral Home in Iota on Thursday, October 14th from 10:00 am until 10:00 pm and again on Friday, October 15th from 8am until time of services. A Rosary will be prayed at 7:00 pm on Thursday.

Pallbearers are son, Darrell Fruge, grandsons, Brett Richard, Ashley Craig Fruge, Trent Fruge, Ryan Comeaux and Gavin Vidrine.

Family and friends may view this obituary and sign the guestbook at

Ardoin’s Funeral Home of Iota, 840 Howard Street, (337)779-3083 is in charge of arrangements.

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Nell Hebert Fruge, please visit our flower store.


Visits: 30

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Send Flowers

Send Flowers

Plant A Tree

Plant A Tree