Floyd J. Potia
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held Friday, Sept. 30, at 11 a.m. at St. Joseph Catholic Church, Iota, for Floyd J. Potia, 95, who died Wednesday, Sept. 28, 2016, at 9:35 a.m. at Southwind Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Crowley.
Fr. Jude Thierry, pastor of St. Joseph Catholic Church, will officiate for the services. The family requests visiting hours Thursday from 2:30 p.m. to 10 p.m. and Friday from 8 a.m. to 10:45 a.m. A rosary will be recited Thursday at 6:30 p.m. at the funeral home. Burial will be in St. Joseph Mausoleum.
Mr. Potia is survived by one daughter, Jeanelle Hebert of Iota; one son, Floyd Potia and his wife Clara of Egan; four grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Frances Breaux Potia; his parents, Dudley Potia and Sebastiene Fritch; and one sister, Bertha Doga.
Words of comfort may be sent to the family at www.geesey-ferguson.com.
Arrangements have been entrusted to Geesey-Ferguson Funeral Home, 509 Duson Avenue, Iota, LA 70543, 337-779-2669.