Phillip Garrie, Sr

MERMENTAU – A Mass of Christian Burial for Phillip Garrie, Sr, 46, of Mermentau Cove will be celebrated on Saturday, July 27, 2013 at 1:00 p.m. at St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church, Mermentau. Fr. Randy Moreau, pastor of St. John the Evangelist Church will serve as Celebrant. Entombment will follow in St. John the Evangelist Catholic Cemetery in Mermentau, La.

The family has requested visitation to be held on Friday, July 26, 2013 from 10:00 a.m. until 10 p.m. in the Duhon Funeral Home Chapel in Rayne, with a rosary being recited at 7 p.m. Visitation will continue on Saturday from 8 a.m. until time of services.

Phillip passed away on Thursday, July 25, 2013 at the American Legion Hospital in Crowley.

Phillip was a native of Crowley, and longtime resident of Mermentau Cove.

Survivors include his wife of twenty six years, Nicole P. Garrie of Mermentau Cove; one daughter, Patricia Garrie and finance’ Matthew Martin of Lacassine; two sons, Phillip Garrie, Jr. of Mermentau Cove and Colten and wife, Jenise Hanks Garrie of Mermentau Cove; one grand-daughter, Abbie Martin and two on the way; his mother, Eula Garrie; two sisters, Lisa and husband, Joey Breaux of Rayne and Elizabeth and husband, Dolan Lejeune of Estherwood; one brother, John Garrie of Rayne and numerous nieces, nephews and godchildren.

Preceding Phillip in death were his father, Darby Garrie; one sister-in-law, Beverly Sue Garrie and his mother-in-law, Patricia Primeaux; his maternal grandparents, Minus Mire and Mercedes Primeaux and his paternal grandparents, Clemance Garrie and Marie Stutes.

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

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