Bonnie Autin Bailey LeCompte

August 21, 1928 — August 14, 2013

A Mass of Christian burial will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, Aug. 16, 2013, at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Patterson for Mrs. Bonnie Autin Bailey LeCompte, 84, a native of Berwick and a resident of Patterson, who passed away Wednesday, Aug. 14, 2013, at 2:57 a.m. at Tulane University Hospital in New Orleans. Burial will follow in the St. Joseph Cemetery.

Survivors include her husband of 37 years, Linton Joseph “Lin” LeCompte; five children, Becky Bailey Rock and her husband, Mitchell Rock, Henry Bailey Jr. and his wife, Betty Rebardi Bailey, Gwendolyn Bailey LaCoste and her husband, Melvin LaCoste, Scarlet Bailey Vincent, and Diana Bailey Aucoin and her husband, Timothy Aucoin Sr.; 16 grandchildren; 49 great-grandchildren; and three great-great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her first husband, Henry Bailey Sr.; her parents, Charles Autin and Lucrecia Chauvin Autin; one son-in-law, Roger Vincent Sr.; one brother; two sisters; two half-brothers; and one half-sister.

A gathering of family and friends will be held Friday at St. Joseph Catholic Church from 10:30 a.m. until time of Mass at 2 p.m.

Serving as pallbearers will be T.J. Aucoin, Wade LaCoste, Terry Vincent, Roland Bailey, Curtis Bailey, Henry Bailey III and James Bailey.

Family and friends may view the obituary and express their condolences online by visiting

Arrangements have been entrusted to Ibert’s Mortuary Inc., 1111 Lia St., Patterson, LA 70392; phone, 985-395-7873.

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