Obituaries

Gordon

Terri Wynn Gordon passed away on Wednesday, Sept. 26, in Metairie. Beloved wife of Kirk Gordon. Mother of Stacie Belanger and husband Tim and Kyle Gordon. Grandmother of Chloe Belanger. Daughter of the late Neal and Joyce Freeze Smith. Sister of Vicki Derryberry and Jan Nichols.

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October 04, 2012 at 9:11 am
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Guidry

Stella Matherne Guidry, 79, a native of Bourg and a resident of Raceland, died Sunday, Sept. 9.Read More...
October 04, 2012 at 9:11 am
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Spiers

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.

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September 27, 2012 at 2:41 pm
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Worrell

Louise Garrison Worrell died on Sept. 14, 2012 in Fayetteville, Ark. She was born on March 27, 1917 in Ryan, Okla., the only child of Samuel Young Garrison and Ruby Spain Garrison, both of whom were born in Indian Territory before Oklahoma statehood. Always proud of her Oklahoma roots, Louise was a graduate of Ryan High School. She completed secretarial training at Draughon’s Business University in Oklahoma City in 1936 and lived for a time in New Mexico before her marriage.

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September 27, 2012 at 2:40 pm
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Martin

Cletus Eldon Martin, 88, a native of Corbin, Ky. and resident of Luling passed away peacefully at his home on Wednesday, Aug. 22. Beloved husband of Minnie Pauline Martin for 66 years. Father of Jerry E. Martin and Deborah M. de Vega (Rafael). Sister of Betty Sue Jackson (Carl) of Andover. Grandfather of April Velez (Edgardo), Felipe de Vega (Jessica), Gerri Ann Miles (Donny) and Guille McCreary (Michael). Great-grandfather of Catherine Locklear; Nathan Velez; Rafael and Javier de Vega; Isabelle, Lucas and Helena Hoge; Tyler Smith; and Jillian Miles. Also survived by nieces and nephews; sisters-in-law and other relatives and friends. Preceded in death by his parents, Chester B. and Emma E. Martin; and his brothers, Glenn, Ray, Edward, James, Bill and Lowell Martin.

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September 27, 2012 at 2:39 pm
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McManus

She always exemplified style and grace.

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September 27, 2012 at 2:38 pm
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Schexnayder

David Schexnayder, 47, passed avay on Monday, Sept. 10, 2012 at 12:25 p.m. in Des Allemands. Beloved companion of Kristina Virock. Son of Mary and Leroy Matheme and the late Herbert Schexnayder. Brother of Anthony Bailey, Lee Matherne, Jimmy Schexnayder, Ronnie Schexnayder, Barbara Alvardo, Myra Schexnayder, Olive Schmill, Collette Frilcux, Kelly Griffin, Rochelle Skipper, Sherre Coltora and the late Ella Miley and JoArnia Bailey. A native of Lafayette and a resident of Des Allemands.

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September 21, 2012 at 9:38 am
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Louviere

Carolyn Harris Louviere, 63, passed away on Wednesday, Aug.29 after a lengthy battle with cancer.

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September 14, 2012 at 9:36 am
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Guidry

Julian Paul Guidry, 79, a U.S. Air Force Veteran, peacefully passed away on Wednesday, Aug. 22.

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September 14, 2012 at 9:35 am
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Bagby

Rosemary Bagby, 85, passed away at her residence on Sunday, Aug. 19. A native of Huntington, W.V., she has lived in Norco since 1953.

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September 07, 2012 at 9:40 am
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Breaux

Marion Breaux, 62, passed away on Sunday, Aug. 12 at 8:50 a.m. in Boutte. Beloved daughter of the late Irby and Alvina Comardelle Breaux. Sister of John R. Breaux, Marty J. Breaux, Malinda B. Rodrigue and the late Herbert J. Breaux, Sr., Norma Breaux and Arlene Breaux. A native of Bayou Gauche and a resident of Boutte.

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August 24, 2012 at 9:20 am
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Truxillo

Douglas Alien Truxillo, 37, entered into enternal rest on Thursday, Aug. 9. He was the devoted father of Haley and Mikayla Truxillo. Read More...
August 24, 2012 at 9:19 am
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Hebert

Alice Cambre Hebert, 76, passed away on Thursday, Aug. 2. Beloved wife of the late Nelson Hebert. Mother of Debra Brignac, Donald Hebert and Gail Cuttino. Also survived by eight grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren. Daughter of the late Bernard and Adrianne Cambre. Also survived by sisters and brothers.

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August 24, 2012 at 9:18 am
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Joseph

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.

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August 24, 2012 at 9:18 am
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Rodriguez

Amos Joseph Rodriguez, 81, died on Wednesday, Aug. 8, 2012 at St. Charles Parish Hospital. Amos received his Electrician’s license from Delgado in New Orleans. In his younger years, he was a champion boxer and excelled in track and shotput. He also enjoyed fishing and bowling. He was best known as "The Guitar Man" and the leader of his musical family band, which was his pride and joy.

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August 17, 2012 at 9:12 am
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Hoyt

Evelyn Springer Hoyt left her friends on Friday, Aug. 3, 2012 to join her husband Warren, parents and brothers and sister. Evelyn Loraine Springer was born in Grand Junction, Iowa July 7, 1921 the daughter of Lillian Lorenzen Springer and Harold Springer.

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August 17, 2012 at 9:11 am
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Retired St. Charles deputy uses service dogs to help veterans
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