Paul Stephen ‘Hot’ Schexnayder

Henderson – Memorial services are pending at Our Lady of Mercy Catholic Church in Henderson for Paul Stephen “Hot” Schexnayder, 68, who passed away on Saturday, Jan. 17, 2009, at Our Lady of Lourdes Regional Medical Center in Lafayette.

Inurnment will follow at St. John Francis Regis Cemetery in Arnaudville.

The Rev. Gary “Mac” Schexnailder will officiate at the memorial service.

“Hot,” as he was better known by his family and friends, enjoyed horseback riding and having a good time with his family and friends. He will be greatly missed by all.

Survivors include his companion, Anita Stelly of Cecilia; his daughter, Stephanie Schexnayder and her companion Steven O’Brien of Henderson; his former wife, Genevieve Devillier Schexnayder and her companion, Lloyd Melancon of Henderson; four brothers, the Rev. Gary “Mac” Schexnayder of Crowley, Ivy “Tye” Schexnayder, of Lafayette, Earl Schexnayder of Lafayette, and Dale “Doc” Schexnayder of Arnaudville; one sister, Gloria Richard of Lafayette; his mother-in-law, Alice Devillier of Henderson; and five grandchildren, Carice Robert, Justin O’Brien, Olivia O’Brien, Kandice McGee and Dalaney Dumatrait.

Pellerin Funeral Home, is in charge of arrangements.

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