Joseph

From staff and wire reports
August 24, 2012 at 9:18 am  | Mobile Reader | Pring this storyPrint 

Carl "Tubby" Joseph Duplantis Jr., 48, a native of Bayou Cane and a resident of Raceland, passed away at 7:45 p.m. on Friday, Aug. 3 after a five-year battle with multiple myeloma.

Visitation was held at Samart-Mothe Funeral Home of Raceland on Tuesday Aug. 7 and at St. Mary’s Nativity Church in Raceland on Aug. 8. Funeral services were held at St. Mary’s Nativity Church in Raceland with burial following in St. Mary’s Cemetery in Raceland.

He is survived by his wife, Renee Reynolds Duplantis, daughter, Carlie Renee, son Charles Duplantis, mother, Margie Kinney Duplantis, two brothers, Cody John Duplantis and his wife Linda, Casey Duplantis and his fiancé Jessica Lalumina. and his niece (Casey’s daughter) Kate Elizabeth Duplantis.

He is also survived by Phillip and Deneen Naquin, his "little sister" Heidi Cortez and Kye Duet and wife Lisa. He was "Uncle Fun" to Dennis and Kamilla Rogers; Marci and fiancé Louis; Shawn; Phillip "Bud" Naquin; Kasie "Bo Basie" Cortez; Kyelee and Keelie Duet and great-niece Kallie Rogers.

He was the son-in-law of M. David and Pat Duet.

He was preceded in death by his father, Carl "Magoo" Duplantis, grandparents, Patsy and Margarette Kenney, and Wilber Sr. and Adele Duplantis.

Carl worked at KWBJ television station in Morgan City. He was an avid Saints fan and will be greatly missed.

Family and friends are invited to celebrate his life as a great son, brother, husband, father and friend.




View other articles written From staff and wire reports

featured merchant

Martin's Nursery & Landscape Company
Martin's Nursery & Landscape Company Spring is here and we are ready to offer St. Charles Parish complete landscape design installation & maintenance! Our full service garden center has a licensed Landscape Horticulturalist and knowledgeable staff to serve you.

Luling firefighter dies 2 months after being diagnosed with leukemia
Luling firefighter dies 2 months after being diagnosed with leukemia
- 2221 views
Luling shift firefighter Joseph Riebow, 39, who’s fight against leukemia was documented in the Jan. 1 edition of the St. Charles Herald-Guide, died on Jan. 8.