Oct. 21, 1924 — Aug. 20, 2011
Wallace LaCoste, a lifelong resident of Morgan City, passed away Saturday, Aug. 20, 2011, at Teche Regional Medical Center in Morgan City at the age of 86.
Wallace enjoyed life and did his best to live it to the full-est. Wallace began his career with Triple C at the age of 18 and continued to work there until his retirement just a few years ago. Wallace enjoyed cooking and loved to spend time fishing. His favorite time of year was Labor Day weekend at the Shrimp and Petroleum Festival.
Wallace is survived by his four sisters, Ruth Rebardi of Berwick, Pearl Rebardi of Berwick, Sufronia Verret of Morgan City, and Ida LaCoste of Morgan City. He also is survived by a host of nieces and nephews, relatives and numerous friends.
Visitation will be today, Monday, Aug. 22, 2011, at Har-grave Funeral Home in Morgan City from 6 p.m. until 10 p.m. Visitation will continue at Hargrave Funeral Home Tuesday, Aug. 23, 2011, at 8 a.m. until dismissal at 1:30 p.m.
Funeral services will be conducted at First Baptist Church of Morgan City at 2 p.m. Wallace will be laid to rest in the Morgan City Cemetery.