Max Lea Spiers, 77, peacefully entered into rest on Thursday, Aug. 30 at River Region Hospice. A native of McNeill, Miss., and a resident of Luling for 54 years, a veteran in the Korean Conflict with the U. S. Army and was with the Maintenance Department of Cytec/American Cyanamid for 40 years.
He is survived by his wife of 52 years, Earline "Teenie" Dufresne Spiers, daughter, Natalie Tauzin (Dennis Jr.); brother, Jack Spiers; sisters, Shirley S. Hollimon and Peggy S. Garriga and grandchildren, Dillon Anthony and Logan Leah Tauzin.
Preceded in death by his parents; Blanche O’Dell and Robert S. Spiers Sr., and step-mother Hazel Spiers; brother, Robert S. Spiers Jr.; brother-in-law, Hugh Hollimon; sisters-in-law, Fran and Jean Spiers and mother-in-law Leah Clouate Dufresne.
Visitation was held on Tuesday, Sept. 4 at Holy Family Catholic Church in Luling. Rosary was said and Mass of Christian Burial also occurred. Military Honors followed at St. Charles Cemetery in Luling. Fr. John Perino celebrant.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to River Region Hospice, 507 Upstream, River Ridge, LA 70123, Holy Family Church, or Masses.
The family wishes to express their appreciation to the staff of River Region Hospice for their care and support.
Arrangements were under the direction of H. C. Alexander Funeral Home in Norco.
Friends and family are invited to send their condolences to: www.hcalexanderfuneralhome.com.