Robert Artilus “Bobby” Leon

Funeral services were held at 10 a.m. Friday, July 3, 2009, at 10 a.m. in Rayne’s Duhon Funeral Home chapel, with Father Clint Trahan officiating, for Robert Artilus “Bobby” Leon, 63, of Rayne.

Mr. Leon died at 5 a.m. Thursday, July 2, 2009, in Camelot Place Nursing Home in Crowley.

Burial was in St. Joseph Cemetery No. 2 in Rayne.

Visitation was observed from 5 to 10 p.m. Thursday and from 8 a.m. until time of services Friday.

A Rosary was recited by Ethel Leger at 7 p.m. Thursday in the funeral home chapel.

He is survived by his wife, Genevieve B. Leon, Duson; two daughters, Melinda Boudreaux, Duson, and Denise Cooper, Rayne; two sons, Chris Leon, Georgia, and Shane Leon, Duson; three brothers, Harvey Leon and Mike McCummings, both of Rayne, and John Melancon, Church Point; two sisters, Betsy Comeaux, New Iberia, and Betty Leon, Rayne; and nine grandchildren.

Duhon Funeral Home of Rayne was in charge of funeral arrangements.

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