Aimee P. Besse

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  • "grosses bises a patrick, roseline et le reste de la famille..."
    - gérard adier
  • "Je viens de découvrir qu'Aimée était morte...."
    - Jérémie Mercier
  • "Je viens d'apprendre le décès d'Aimée......"
    - Evelyne Bornier
  • "Dear all, I'm Sabine. Marie-Laurences daughter. I'm so sad..."
    - Cayla Sabine
  • "She is in a better place- sorry for your loss"
    - Debra Passman Richard
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McKneely Funeral Home - Amite
110 E. Factory St.
Amite, LA

Aimee P. Besse passed away on Saturday, February 11, 2017 in Greensburg, LA at 82 years of age. She was born September, 20, 1934 in Bessamorel, France and she and her husband, Bernard, and two children, Patrick and Rose, moved to the United States in 1969 where she made a home for her family. While living in France, She worked as a secretary at a bank in France. When the opportunity arose and her cousin, Aime Claudet, suggested, they moved to the United States. She and her husband jumped on the opportunity in order to give their children a better life. Here they managed an 800 acre farm where she and her family raised over 400 head of cattle. Work was hard and they missed their family, but she knew this would make a better life for them as she had experienced many heart aches during the war when France was invaded by Germany. Survived by son, Patrick Besse; daughter, Rose Sumrall and husband, Mike; 5 grandchildren, Shaun Besse and wife, Michelle, Shayna Morgan and husband, Sandy, Britney Bel and husband, Josh, Trevor Besse and Keith Sumrall and wife, Julia; 8 great-grandchildren, Lelia Analyse Dupont, Isabelle' and Jaydon Besse, Anna Bordelon, Bristol Bel, Ryleigh Voight, Brody Morgan, and Michael Don Sumrall. Preceded in death by her parents, Clementine Adier and Jean Laurent Marcon; husband, Paul Bernard; 2 brothers, Joseph and Joannes Marcon; sister, Paulette Marcon; godparents, Aime and Rita Claudet; 2 great-grandchildren, Joleigh Bel and Christian Besse. Visitation at McKneely Funeral Home, Amite, from 10 a.m. until religious services at 2 p.m. on Monday, February 13, 2017. Services conducted by Rev. Trey Waldrop. Interment Killian Chapel Cemetery, Amite. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Heart of Hospice Fund, 15781 Professional Plaza, Hammond, LA 70403 in Memory of Aimee P. Besse. For an online guestbook, visit
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