Wallace "Fats" LeBlanc

Funeral services were held at 1 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 9, 2008, in the funeral home chapel, with Father Bill Ruskoski officiating, for Wallace “Fats” LeBlanc, 80, of Rayne, who died Thursday, Nov. 6, 2008, at 9 a.m. in Lafayette General Hospital.

Burial was in the Leger Cemetery in Indian Bayou.

Visitation was observed Saturday from 12 noon until 8 p.m. and Sunday from 8 a.m. until time of service.

He leaves to mourn one son, Roland and wife Denise LeBlanc, Rayne; one sister, Lydia Deaville, Jennings; eight grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; a godchild, John J. Deville, and a host of nieces and nephews.

Mr. LeBlanc was preceded in death by his wife, Joyce Perry; his parents, Orelia Thibodeaux and Marcelline LeBlanc; three brothers, Henry (Black), Walter, and Wilson LeBlanc; six sisters, Margarette Monceaux, Theresa Duhon, Nola Landry, Hilda Mire, Dorothy Kibodeaux and Una Foreman.

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

Acadia Parish Today

Crowley Post-Signal
P.O. Box 1589, Crowley, LA 70527
Phone: 337-783-3450
Fax: 337-788-0949

Rayne-Acadian Tribune
P.O. Box 260, Rayne, LA 70578
Phone: 337-334-3186
Fax: 337-334-8474

Church Point News
315 N. Main St., Church Point, LA 70525
Phone: 337-684-5711
Fax: 337-684-5793

Follow Us