Dewey Paul Doucet


A Mass of Christian Burial will be held for Dewey Paul Doucet, 81, at 2 p.m. on Wednesday July 9, at St. Lawrence Catholic Church in Mowata with Rev. Joseph Sai Tram as Celebrant.

Visitation was held on Tuesday July 8, from 4 p.m. until 10 p.m. with a Recitation of the Holy Rosary at 7 p.m. and will resume Wednesday morning at 8 a.m. until 1 p.m. Interment will be in Sensat Cemetery in Egan.

Mr. Doucet passed away on Sunday, July 6, 2014, at his residence in Crowley.

A native of Egan and a longtime resident of Crowley, Mr. Doucet served in the U.S. Army with service overseas in Korea and was a crane operator offshore prior to his retirement. He enjoyed spending time with his family and friends and his hobbies included welding, hunting and especially working on his farm.

He is survived by his loving wife of 58 years, Rita Aguillard Doucet of Crowley; children, Donnie Doucet of Bay St. Louis, Mississippi, and Tricia Doucet Richard and husband Vic of Eunice; sister, Betty Touchet and brother-in-law Irvin,of Gueydan; sister-in-law and brother-in-law Lou and Robert Breaux of Crowley; eight grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.

Dewey was preceded in death by his parents, Adam and Emelie Quebodeaux Doucet; father-in-law and mother-in-law, Lezime and Lena Aguillard; brother-in-law, Carroll Thibodeaux; siblings, Holland Doucet, Vernice Doucet LeJeune, Lucy Doucet Hebert, Vincent Doucet, Paul Doucet, Fern Doucet Dunn, Robert Doucet and Wilson Doucet.

Pallbearers will be Travis Doucet, Nick Richard, Ted Touchet, Wayne Dunn, Kerry Doucet and Ralf Doucet. 

Honorary pallbearers will be Justin Richard, Alex Richard, Jagmin Richard, Landon Doucet, Mason Doucet and Seth Doucet.

You may view the obituary, sign the guest registry and express condolences online to Mr. Doucet’s family at

 Duhon Funeral Home, LLC of Crowley, LA, (337) 783-1395, 1529 Crowley-Rayne Hwy., Crowley, LA 70526 is in charge of all of the arrangements.


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