April 29, 1928 ~ March 8, 2013

A Mass of Christian burial will be held Thursday, March 14, 2013, a 2 p.m., at the Church of the Assumption for Mrs. Iris Doiron LaJaunie, 84, a native of Labadieville and a longtime resident of Franklin, who passed away Friday, March 8, 2013, at 8:44 a.m., at Franklin Foundation Hospital. Burial will follow in the Franklin Cemetery. Father Lloyd Benoit will officiate the services.

Survivors include her son, Emmet P. LaJaunie Jr. and his wife, Pricella D. LaJaunie, of New Orleans; three grandchildren; one step grandchild; one great grandchild; and one step great grandchild.

She is also survived by her brother, Howard J. Doiron of Franklin; and her sister, Dorothy D. Adams of Baton Rouge.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Emmet P. LaJaunie Sr.; her parents, Adrien Doiron and Florence Vicknair Doiron; her brothers, C.J. Doiron, Clarence L. Doiron, Adrien Doiron Jr.; her sister, Doris D. May; as well as another sibling, Aurelien Doiron, who died in infancy.

A gathering of family and friends will be held Thursday at Ibert’s Mortuary from 10 a.m. until time of dismissal at 1:30 p.m.

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

Arrangements have been entrusted to Ibert’s Mortuary, Inc. of Franklin.

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