RICHARD, La. (KLFY) – Marie Courville of Richard, Louisiana is 104-years-old. “I have no secret. I just let it go,” Courville stated.
Marie was once born in Richard, Louisiana the place her circle of relatives owned and operated a grocery retailer. “My mother died when I was five years old. My stepmother raised me like my mother. That’s how I was raised,” Courville added.
Her Husband was once a truck motive force. They met at a area dance. “I knew he was the one and I was never sorry. No!,” Courville said.
Marie labored in a store making handbags, quits, and all forms of pieces. What she made the store proprietor would promote. “She would go to Texas and sell that. I would make them. I was the only one.”
Quilting was once what Marie did easiest. It’s a industry that has come to be her pastime. She just lately made a duvet. It’s one of the she crafted over time. “I couldn’t wait to finish and start another one.”
Marie and her husband had two boys. Marie says her daughter died at beginning. “They are 15 years apart. So, they don’t have the same ways.” Her sons will have other pursuits however they had been raised to are living by way of the similar requirements. “Not to lie, not to steal, and to live right. They did,” Marie defined.
Marie tries to stick lively and no longer let age resolve her talent. When she was once more youthful, she liked going to the seaside. Her circle of relatives says she liked to consume crab and would indulge each and every probability she had. At this level in her existence, Marie is happy with the place she has been and completed. “There’s nothing I want to do. To me, I did it all. That’s how I feel,” Marie said.