Mabel “Mae-Mae” Anna Ory

Published 6:54 am Monday, July 9, 2018

Mabel “Mae-Mae” Anna Ory passed away at her residence surrounded by family on Friday, July 6, 2018, at the age of 97.

Mabel “Mae-Mae” Anna Ory

She was a native and lifelong resident of Mt. Airy and was employed with Godchaux Henderson Sugar Refinery for over 40 years. She was a parishioner of St. Hubert Catholic Church.

Mabel was a kindhearted, gentle, selfless soul. She adored her family, and she loved cooking and good company.

Mabel was the daughter of Emiliano Ory and Louisa Vicknair Ory; beloved sister of Ernestine “Titine” Ory, Scolastie “Catie” Ory St. Pierre of Mt. Airy and Genevieve “Jenny” Ory Lemoine of Jackson, Miss., and the late Eurline Babis, Eva Gayout, Ida Smith, and Raymond Ory.

She is also survived by many nieces and nephews.

Special thanks to Sarah Arceneaux Saijas and her husband Manuel Saijas Jr. for all their love, care and support through the years. Additional thanks to her personal care giver Audrey Pelle and Notre Dame Hospice.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend the Funeral Mass at St. Hubert Catholic Church, 176 Anthony Monica St. in Garyville on Wednesday, July 11 at noon.

Visitation will begin in Church at 9 a.m. Interment is in St. Peter Cemetery.

Arrangements are by Millet-Guidry Funeral Home. To view or sign the online guestbook, visit