Virginia Elaine Guichard, entered into eternal life on Friday, June 5, 2020 at the age of 65 years. Born March 26, 1953 in Liberty, Mississippi, Virginia had a heart of gold, and was loved by everyone who met her. She confessed Christ at an early age and was baptized at Shady Grove Freewill Baptist Church in Liberty, Mississippi. Virginia moved to New Orleans, Louisiana to work in the restaurant industry, and later in childcare services. She met and married her husband, Albert Guichard, Sr., and from this union their son, Albert Guichard, Jr., and daughter, Cassandra Guichard, were born. Virginia loved watching sports and spending quality time with family and friends. She is survived by her mother, Dequillar Davis; husband, Albert Guichard, Sr.; children, Albert, Jr. and Casandra Guichard; grandchildren, Yachika Edwards and Albert Tre Guichard, III; brothers, Luther and Matthew Patterson; sisters-in-law, Paulette Stokes, Loise Ann Green, Mary Jones, and Alma Hunt; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, and other relatives and friends. Virginia is preceded in death by her father, Fred Patterson; godmother, Stella Mae Patterson (Edward Patterson, Sr.); uncles, Clarence, Joseph, and Edward Jr.; and aunt Queen Ester Williams.
Funeral services honoring the life of Virginia Elaine Guichard will be held on Thursday, June 18, 2020 at 11:00AM at Heritage Funeral Directors, 4101 St. Claude Avenue, New Orleans, LA.
Visitation will be held from 9:00AM until the hour of service.
Interment will follow at Mount Olivet Cemetery, 4000 Norman Mayer Avenue, New Orleans, LA.
Professional Services entrusted to Heritage Funeral Services located at 4101 St. Claude Ave., New Orleans, LA 70117.