Elmer J. Sarver
CROWLEY- Funeral services for Elmer J. Sarver, 90, will be held at 10 a.m. Monday, March 15, 2010 in the Geesey-Ferguson Funeral Home Chapel in Crowley. Burial will be in the Indian Bayou Methodist Cemetery. Rev. Jim Hoffman will conduct the funeral services. Visitation may be observed from 3:30 p.m. until 9 p.m. Sunday and 8 a.m. Monday until service time.
Mr. Sarver died Friday March 12, 2010 in a Jennings Hospital. He was born in Vermilion Parish and lived most of his life in the Crowley and Indian Bayou areas. He was a veteran of the United States Army Air Corps and served his country during WWII. Mr. Sarver was a longtime school bus driver in Acadia Parish and he was a retired farmer.
He is survived by a son, Danny (Jane) Sarver of Saucier, MS; two daughters, Bonnie (Asa) Hoffpauir of Westlake and Brenda (Dwight) Sarver of Indian Bayou; a brother, Douglas (Katie) Sarver of Bunkie; three sisters, Anna Mae Sarver and Irick Bertrand of Ebenezer and Betty (Dale) Fontenot of Indian Bayou; 10 grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents, John Lester and Beulah Spell Sarver; his wife, a daughter, Shirley Henry; a sister, Audrey Romero and two brothers, Ardie and Horace Sarver.