A Mass of Christian Burial for Mrs. Ruby Mae LaCour Balthazar will be held at 10 am on Wednesday, December 18, 2019, at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church in Cloutierville with Rev. Christian Ogbonna serving as celebrant. Burial will follow at Cloutierville Catholic Cemetery under the direction of Blanchard-St. Denis Funeral Home of Natchitoches. The family will receive friends from 9 am until the time of Mass at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church on the 18th. Ruby, 88 years of age and a resident of Natchitoches passed away December 14, 2019. She was born on June 5, 1931, to Alex and Marie Louise Conde LaCour in Derry, LA. She was preceded in death by her parents and her husband of 56 years, Warrant Balthazar. She is survived by four daughters, Pamela Ann Johnson of South Carolina., Marsha Shayne Remo of Natchitoches, La., Laura Faye Balthazar and fiancée Mark LaCour of Natchitoches, La., and Ruby Tamara Balthazar of Natchitoches, La.; six grandchildren, Christopher Cordero of Hawaii., Samantha Ellison and husband James of South Carolina, Clint Jackson Tyler of Natchitoches, La., Miguel Raoul Garcia of Natchitoches, La., Samson Teddy McWherter of Chicago, Il., and Dawn'te Damian Metoyer of Natchitoches, La.; 16 great-grandchildren.Pallbearers will be Dawn’te Damian Metoyer, Raoul Garcia, Mark LaCour, and Damian Metoyer. Honorary pallbearer will be Samson Teddy McWherter.