Joyce passed away Tuesday, September 24, 2013 at The Carpenter House, Baton Rouge.
She was a resident of Port Allen and a native of Sunrise, La. Visiting was at Wilbert Funeral Home, Port Allen on Thursday, September 26, 2013 from 5 to 9pm and at Holy Family Catholic Church, Port Allen on Friday, September 27, 2013 from 9am until Mass of Christian Burial at 10am, celebrated by Father Matt Lorrain. Entombment St. John the Baptist Catholic Church Cemetery, Brusly. She is survived by her daughter, Cheri G. Marquette; son, Richard "Ricky" Glass; granddaughters, Kimberly M. Lemoine, Donna M. Hanks and husband Jeff, and Kristy Marquette; great grandchildren, Margaret, Marah and Megan Hanks, Lauren and Alayna Lemoine and Jacob Larson; great great grandchildren, Corey Parker, Jr. and Nydia Sky Johnson; sisters, T-Mo Mertz and husband Rick, Shirley Pecquet, and Azelia Efferson and husband Ronald; brothers, Maurice and William, Jr. Pecquet; and many nieces and nephews. Preceded in death by her husband, Earnest A. Glass; parents, Laura L. Pecquet Matheson and William C. Pecquet, Sr.; sister, Theresa P. Hebert; and brothers, Howard and John William Pecquet. Her notes of encouragement will forever be missed. In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made for mass offerings.