Clifford Dale “Tweety Bird” Guidry

Clifford Dale “Tweety Bird” Guidry

Funeral services for Clifford Dale “Tweety Bird” Guidry, 58, of Crowley will be held on Sunday, January 12, 2014 at 2:00 P.M. in Duhon Funeral Home Chapel, Crowley. Reverend Gerard Morgan will officiate. Interment will follow in Woodlawn Cemetery, Crowley.

Visitation will be held on Saturday, January 11, 2014 from 10:00 A.M. until 9:00 P.M. in Duhon Funeral Home, Crowley, and will continue on Sunday from 8:00 A.M. until service time in the funeral home.

Mr. Guidry passed away on Thursday, January 9, 2014 at 11:15 P.M. in a Lafayette hospital.

A native and lifelong resident of Crowley, Mr. Guidry began working in the oilfield when he was 17 years old. He retired in 2008, after which he devoted his time to spending time with his family, especially his grandchildren. Lovingly known as “Tweety Bird” to all who knew him, Mr. Guidry was known as someone who would lend a hand to anyone in need.

Survivors include his daughter, Mechelle Hanks and husband, Gerami of Crowley; sons, Michael Guidry and wife, Katie of Crowley, and Blair Guidry of Crowley; sisters, Loretta Meche and husband, Norman of Crowley, Sheila Guidry of Crowley, and Delilah Bernard and husband, Danny of Crowley; brothers, Preston Joseph “Tee” Guidry, Jr. and wife, Lucille of Crowley, David Guidry and wife, Grace of Grosse Tete, and Dallas Wirtz of Crowley; and grandchildren, Mickel Guidry, Mackenzie Guidry, Mandon Guidry, Gerami “Baby Gerami” Hanks, II, Jasmine Hanks, and Cameron Guidry.

Preceding Mr. Guidry in death were his parents, Preston Joseph Guidry, Sr. and Betty Lou Wirtz Guidry.

Serving as pallbearers are Danny Bertrand, Gerami “Baby Gerami” Hanks, II, Brandon Guidry, Jacob Meche, Norman Meche, and Derek Monceaux. Named as honorary pallbearers are Mickel Guidry, Manden Guidry, and Cameron Guidry.

Condolences may be expressed online at

Duhon Funeral Home, LLC of Crowley has been entrusted with arrangements.

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