CROWLEY - Services will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday October 16, 2008 at the Duhon Funeral Home Chapel in Crowley, La. for Willie Monceaux, 85, of Crowley. Mr. Monceaux died Tuesday, October 14, 2008 at 7:08 a.m. at the Lafayette Regional Medical Center in Lafayette, La.
Visitation will be held beginning at 11 a.m. Wednesday until 10 p.m. at Duhon Funeral Home. The funeral home will reopen at 8 a.m. on Thursday with visitation until the time of service.
A rosary will be held Wednesday at 6:30 p.m. at the Duhon Funeral Home Chapel.
Burial will be at Abshire Cemetery in rural Kaplan, La.
Mr. Monceaux is survived by three sons, Wilson Monceaux and his wife Clara of Crowley Louisiana, Willlard Dale Monceaux of New Orleans, Louisiana, and David (Turkey) Monceaux of Crowley, La.; two daughters, Ruby Mae Kimball and her husband James of Evangeline, La., and Melinda Trahan and her husband Albert of Crowley, La.; one stepdaughter Carolyn Rose Matthews of Crowley, La.; as well as fourteen grandchildren, thirty-nine great grandchildren, and five great great grand children.
Mr. Monceaux is preceded in death by his wife, Winnie Garrie Monceaux; one grandson, Stephen D. Kimball; one granddaughter, Veronica E. Monceaux; his parents, David and Elotice Broussard Monceaux; and one brother, Wilson J. Monceaux.
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