Lake Charles- Grace Blake, 90 passed way May 27, 2012 in a local hospital after a five week illness.
She was a member of Trinity Baptist Church since 1948 where she worked in the Nursery for 20 years. She was a babysitter for many years which helped fund missionary trips for her husband. She was a very generous person and loved to teach her grandchildren bad habits. She lived independently until her death and will be missed by friends and family.
She is survived by her son, James Darrell Blake and wife, Mary; daughter, Patricia Sue Fontenot of Sulphur, Georgia Ann Brumley and husband, Michael of The Woodlands, TX; 14 grandchildren and 3 great grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband, James Allen Blake; parents, Richard and Anna Cutrer; son-in-law, Buddy Fontenot; brothers, Alton Cutrer, Norman Cutrer, Clayton Cutrer, Clyde Cutrer and Herbert Cutrer.
Her funeral will be 10am, Wednesday, May 30, 2012 at Trinity Baptist Church. The Rev. Steve James will officiate. Visitation will begin Tuesday, 5pm-9pm at Hixson Funeral Home of Lake Charles and resume at the church on Wednesday at 9am until service time. Burial will be in Prien Cemetery. Words of comfort may be shared with the family at www.hixsonfuneralhomes.com.