Carl Howard Sprouse, 83, passed away on Feb. 15, 2012 at St. Theresa Medical Complex in Kenner. He was the devoted son of the late Mary Wooten and Clarence Sprouse. He is survived by his loving wife, Elizabeth Catalanotto Sprouse, sisters, Betty Sprouse Saltalamacchia and Evelyn Sprouse Pruitt, brother, Joel Stokes, numerous nieces, nephews, grand nieces, grand nephews, and other relatives and friends. He had been a resident of Luling since 1992. He was a veteran of the U.S. Marine Corps and proudly served in the Korean War. He also worked for Texaco Oil Company for more than 35 years. He was a member of the Baptist faith and attended West St. Charles Baptist Church in Luling.
Services were held at Leitz-Eagan Chapel in Metairie on Feb. 18. Interment followed in the Garden of Memories Cemetery in Metairie.