CROWLEY – Funeral services are tentatively scheduled for Thursday, April 24, 2008 at St. Michael the Archangel Catholic Church in Crowley for Nelton Pierre LeBlanc, 85, who died Tuesday, April 22, 2008 at the Jennings American Legion Hospital. Fr. Gary Schexnayder, pastor, will officiate. Interment will follow in the Woodlawn Cemetery.
Visiting hours will be observed from 9:30 a.m. until 10 p.m. Wednesday, April 23, 2008 and again on Thursday from 8 a.m. until service time. A rosary will be recited at the funeral home at 7 p.m. Wednesday.
Mr. LeBlanc was a retired offshore cook.
He is survived by his wife, Lunia LeBlanc of Crowley, three sons, Clarence and Roger LeBlanc, both of Kaplan and Nelton Ray LeBlanc of Crowley; three step-sons, Roy Mouton of Crowley and Adam and Warren Mouton, both of LaPorte, Texas; six grandchildren, Tracey, Todd, Shane, Chrissy, Rosella, Redessa; eight great-grandchildren; and several step-grandchildren and step-great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Alphonse and Normie Hargrave LeBlanc; several brothers and sisters, and a son, Dan Dale LeBlanc.
Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Geesey-Ferguson Funeral Home of Crowley.
Friends may express their condolences at www.geesey-ferguson.com.