Tanya Verret Escort, 61, a resident of Morgan City, passed away Monday, December, 6, 2021 at The Carpenter House in Lafayette.
Tanya was born October 15, 1960, in Morgan City, the daughter of Lawrence Pierre Verret Jr. and Mary Lou Sons Verret.
Tanya was well-known in her community for her notary, Alpha and Omega. She also worked for Lafleur Dairy for 24 years as a receptionist. Tanya worked the election poles for many years. Tanya also served many years as a children’s church worker at Cornerstone Ministries. She was a beautiful soul and touched many people’s lives that were lucky to have met her.
She will be sadly missed and lovingly remembered by her two children, Kenneth Escort Jr. of Morgan City and Susan Escort John of Berwick; five siblings, Carla Bullock and significant other John Bush of Florida, Karen Crochet an husband Stanley Sr. of Morgan City, Betsy Rodriguez and husband William of Florida, Patricia Broussard and husband Mark Sr. of Morgan City, Sabrina Francis and husband Sidney of Morgan City; five grandchildren, Isaiah Escort, Akayah Poole, Madelyn Poole, Kennedy Escort, Kelis Escort; three great-grandchildren, Kylan, Zaylen, Zylah; numerous nieces and nephews.
Tanya was preceded in death by her parents, Lawrence and Mary Lou Verret; husband, Kenneth Ray Escort Sr.; daughter, Felicia Escort.
A memorial service will be held at 1:00 p.m., Saturday, December 11, 2021 at Cornerstone Ministries in Morgan City. After services, a reception will be held at the Clarion Ballroom in Morgan City.