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Barbara G. Arcement

September 21, 1933 — January 17, 2023

Barbara G. Arcement passed away on January 17, 2023, at the age of 89, surrounded by family. Beloved wife of the late Collins P. “Pip” Arcement, Sr. Mother of Colleen Arcement Guillot, Collins P. Arcement, Jr. (Gloria) and Denise Arcement (Jay Bowman). Grandmother of Tori Black (Kane), Kristin Arcement, Raianne Yglesias (Micah), Vicki Rogers (Kevin), and the late Raimee Guillot and Raymond Guillot, Jr. She is also survived by 9 great-grandchildren and 2 great great grandchildren. Sister of Jeannie Gallagher and Kathy Findley. Sister-in-law of Marie Fox (Kenneth) and Pam Oddo (late Frank Oddo, Jr.). She was preceded in death by her parents, Wilson Gilchrist, Sr. and Avis Ammons Gilchrist, along with siblings Blanche Smith, Cornelia Estave, Byron Gilchrist, Sr. and Wilson Gilchrist, Jr. She was active in her Church community as a Eucharistic Minister, was a member of the Fr. Peter Boerding Knights of Columbus Auxiliary, and the OLPH Altar Society. She was an avid baker who especially enjoyed baking cakes for the annual Church/School Fair. She loved spending time with her family and will be sadly missed. Donations in her memory may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 262 Danny Thomas Place, Memphis, TN 38105 or visit: . Relatives and friends are invited to attend the Visitation at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Church, 8968 Highway 23 in Belle Chasse on Tuesday, January 24, 2023, from 9AM to 11AM. A Funeral Mass will follow. Interment Westlawn Memorial Park. MOTHE FUNERAL HOME in charge of arrangements. Family and friends may view and sign the online guest book at .
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Tuesday, January 24, 2023

9:00 - 11:00 am (Eastern time)

Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic Church

8968 LA-23, Belle Chasse, LA 70037

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Westlawn Memorial Park

1225 Whitney Ave

, Terrytown, LA 70056

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