Wester J. Billiot
Wester J. Billiot, a retired welder, died Dec. 19 of pneumonia at Veterans Affairs Medical Center. He was 67. Mr. Billiot was born in Grand Isle and lived in Poydras for the past three years. He was a member of the United Houma Indian Tribe. He was an Army veteran. Survivors include his wife, Sharon Billiot of Violet; two sons, Wester Billiot, Jr., of Mississippi and Israel Billiot of Amarillo, Texas; a daughter Kim Sanchez of Texas; his father, Antoine Savin Billiot; a brother, Charlie Billiot of Vilolet; a step-brother, Lindberg Naquin of Violet; a sister, Teressa Cousins of Mississippi; 10 grandchildren; and two great grandchildren. A funeral will be held Tuesday at 10 a.m. at Littlejohn's Funeral Home, 2103 Aubry St. Visitation will begin at 8:30 a.m. Burial will be private.
Times-Picayune, 31 December 2004