Charles Ray Istre

CROWLEY - Funeral services will be held Saturday, Sept. 28, 2013 at 3:00 p.m. at Northside Assembly of God Church, Crowley for Charles Ray Istre, 37, who died Sunday, Sept. 22, 2013 at 11:18 p.m. in New Orleans.

Rev. R. D. Treece will officiate for the services. Visitation will start on Friday at 11 a.m. with no ending time until 2:45 p.m. Saturday. Burial will be in LeBlanc Cemetery in Midland.

Charles is survived by three sons, Kaiden Paul (Benoit) Istre of Roanoke, Chaston Michael (Townley) Istre of Oakdale and Kennison Cowart of Kinder; his parents, Terrell “Terry” and Fay Myers Istre of Sulphur; one sister, Bonnie Fay Geerts of Crowley; one brother, Terrell Istre, Jr. of Sulphur; maternal grandfather, Ray Lee Myers of Crowley; his godchildren, Maci Premo, Christopher Murray, Terrell “Little Man” Istre, III and Raylee Istre.

He was preceded in death by his maternal grandmother, Wilma Myers; paternal grandparents, Beatrice and Charles Istre.

Pallbearers and honorary pallbearers will be Andre Mouton, Brandon Istre, Brannon Foreman, Cedric Istre, Christopher Murray, Clifford Newman, Duncan Myers, Kris Bonin, Max Trahan, Scott Myers, Skippy Myers(Godfather) and Tregg Istre.

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Arrangements have been entrusted to Geesey-Ferguson Funeral Home, 301 North Avenue F, Crowley, LA 70526, 337-783-3313.

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