Wendell Sonnier who was suffering from Burkitt's Lymphoma passed away from the disease in May . A Benefit was already in the works before Wendell's passing but now its need more than ever. The Benefit is to help Wendell's Wife and 3 kids with Medical Expenses.  Here is the lineup and dates of the event:

Wendell Sonnier
Wendell Benefit Paper

Saturday June 18th, 2011 at the Cajun French Music Building at 3481 East Prien Lake Road In Lake Charles. The entertainment line up is:

Harry LaFleur to open at 10:00am

Judd Baras        11-12

Paul Gonsoulin  12-1

Abe Manuel and Twangsters Union 1-2

Ed Jardel & The Louisiana Scramble Band Feat. Shawn Saucier 2-3pm

No Name Band 3-4

High Street Band 4-5

X-IT 43  5-6

The Benefit is from 10am to 8pm and they will also have a Live & Silent Autions, Sweet Shop.

For the Kids they will have a Fun Jump, Water Slide, Dunking Tank, Cotton Candy, and Snow Cones.

The food being served is Jambalaya, BBQ Chicken Dinners, Sonnier's Sausage Poboys and Much Much More!!!

Make sure to plan and come out for this worthy cause on Saturday June 18th, 2011 from 10am-8pm at the CFMA Building on East Prien Lake Road.

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