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Funeral arrangements set for Matthew Carter

Posted at 5:42 PM, Jan 27, 2020
and last updated 2020-01-27 18:42:54-05

Funeral arrangements have been announced for the Comeaux High student who passed away last week.

Services for Matthew Carter were released on Monday by his family. Visitation will begin on Wednesday at David Funeral Home in Lafayette with services continuing on Thursday. Full funeral services will be held at The Bayou Church in Lafayette.

Burial will be at St. Anne's Catholic Church in Youngsville.

Full details are below:

Visitation at David Funeral Home

316 Youngsville Hwy, Lafayette

  • Wednesday January 29: 2pm - 9pm
  • Thursday January 30: 9am - 9pm

Service at The Bayou Church

2234 Kaliste Saloom Road, Lafayette

Friday, January 31: Doors open at 9am. Service at 11 .a.m. Burial immediately following at St Anne's Catholic Church, Youngsville


Last week, the students at Comeaux High and the community gathered to honor Matthew, sharing stories during a vigil at the school.

Matthew Carter was was shot during an attempted armed robbery on January 18, 2020 has died at a local hospital on Wednesday.