A native of Simmesport, La. and a resident of Erwinville, La., Natalie Rabalais Firmin passed away on Thursday July 20, 2017 at 9:45 pm at Pointe Coupee Health Care at the age of 83. She is survived by her daughters, Sandra Chutz and husband Charles Ray, Pam Keowen and husband Mike; son, Daniel Firmin and wife Anita; four sisters, Anne Ducote, Edna Koenig, Linda Lemoine and Betty Robinson; brother, Reo Rabalais; grandchildren, Heather Devillier, Brittany Fabre, Cody Firmin, Breann Keowen, Alyssa Keowen, Jessica Jarreau, Jason Chutz and Jacob Chutz; great-grandchildren, Cameron, Carter and Anna Claire Devillier, Brady and Luke Fabre, Ella Grace and Eli Firmin, Sophia and Olivia Jarreau, Jolie Chutz. Preceded in death by her husband Calvin Firmin; parents and brothers; pallbearers will be Cody Firmin, Chris Devillier, Ryan Fabre, Chris Jarreau, Jason Chutz and Jacob Chutz. Honorary pallbearers will be Cameron and Carter Devillier, Brady and Luke Fabre, Eli Firmin, Daniel Firmin, Charles Ray Chutz and Michael Keowen. Visiting was held at Niland’s Funeral Home in New Roads on Tuesday July 25, 2017 from 10 am until religious services in the funeral home parlor at 2:00 pm. Conducted by Rev. Msgr. Robert Berggreen. Entombment follow at Chenal Mausoleum. Special thanks to the staff of Pointe Coupee Health Care and the staff of Pointe Coupee General Hospital.