Elsie L. Bertrand, 66, passed away Sunday, May 15, 2011, in a local hospital.
She was born and raised in the Westlake-Lake Charles Area.
She is survived by her sons, Delbert Wilson and wife Melissa of Westlake, LA; John Wilson and wife Kay of Hudson, Texas; and Steve Wilson and wife Stephanie of Sulphur, LA., a stepdaughter, Ollie Ringo of Huntsville, TX., and stepsons, Gene Wilson of Corrigan, TX., and Ronald Bertrand of Victoria, TX.; sisters, Theresa Nugent and husband Irvin of Iowa, LA., Mary Landry and Cheryl Grigsby and husband Paul of Lake Charles, LA., Annie Mae Grigsby and husband Andrew of Sulphur, and Pauline Baker and husband Brad of Westlake, LA.; and a brother, Claiborne Lampous and wife Brenda of Sulphur, LA. She is survived also by many, many grandchildren, many great grandchildren and many nieces and nephews.
Graveside services will be 10 a.m. Tuesday, May 17, 2011 at Westlake Memorial Park. The Rev. W. T. Darnell from Calvary Baptist Church will officiate. Visitation will be Monday, 4:00 till 9:00 P.M. at Hixson Funeral Home of Westlake. Words of comfort may be shared with the family at www.hixsonfuneralhomes.com