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Wanda Gautreaux

September 13, 1939 — July 25, 2017

Funeral services will be held Saturday, July 29, 2017 at 10:00 am in the Sunrise Chapel at Walters Funeral Home for Wanda "Sweetpea" Fike Gautreaux, 77, who passed away July 25, 2017 in Gulfport, Miss. Deacon Kenneth Soignier will conduct the funeral services. Interment will be in Calvary Cemetery.

Survivors include four daughters, Donna Chiasson of Gulfport, Dana (Shane) Murphy of Mchenry, Miss., Darla (Lonnie) Breaux of Carencro, and Dynell (Shoun) DeBolt of Saucier, Miss.; one son, David (Angie) Gautreaux of Carencro; thirteen grandchildren, and fifteen great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Richard James Gautreaux; her parents, the former Loyce Moody and J.E. Fike; two brothers, Harold and J. E. "Sonny" Fike; and one sister, Rebecca "Sue" Breaux.

Wanda was a resident and longtime citizen of Lafayette. She lived in Gulfport, Miss. for the past thirty years, where she owned Penny Pincher Inc. of Gulfport, Miss.

Pallbearers will be Jason Murphy, Blake Chiasson, Jacob Gautreaux, Nicholas DeBolt, Lonnie Breaux, and Shoun DeBolt. Honorary pallbearer is Ryker Breaux.

The family requests that visitation be held Friday, July 28 from 3:00 - 8:00 pm, and resume Saturday morning from 8:00 am until services. A rosary will be led by Geneva Breaux at 6:00 pm.

Words of condolence may be expressed online at

Walters Funeral Home, 2424 N. University Ave., Lafayette, LA 70507; 337.706.8941 is in charge of arrangements.

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