Norman Henry Breaux Jr., 59, born in New Orleans and a life-long resident of Morgan City, died Thursday, June 19, 2008 at his residence in Morgan City.
Mr. Breaux was an active member of the Morgan City community for many years. Mr. Breaux generously served in numerous business and volunteer endeavors throughout his lifetime. He filled numerous positions on the Board of Directors of the St. Mary Chamber of Commerce including his most recent service on the Chamber’s Scholarship Committee. Mr. Breaux was instrumental with the donation of his time and service in transition periods during the Chamber’s consolidation of its west/east entities and staff changes.
In addition, Mr. Breaux was one of the founding partners of BNA Marine of Morgan City, he served as a former member of the Board of Directors of First National Bank which included service on the bank’s Board of Directors following its merger with Whitney National Bank. Mr. Breaux was a founding member of both the Basin Investment Club and the Atchafalaya Investment Club. His professional life also included local and international work with Conrad Industries, where he served for many years as a project manager and estimator, and Raymond Fabricators, where he began his career as a draftsman.
Mr. Breaux was a former member and long-time supporter of the Boy Scouts of America and a life-long hunting and fishing enthusiast.
He is survived by his mother, Shirley Hebert Breaux; one son, Jacob Breaux and his wife Jennifer Martin Breaux; one daughter, Leslie Breaux Moore and her husband Robert; four granddaughters, Alexandra Breaux, Cameron Breaux, Hadley Moore and Gracie Moore; two brothers, Stephen L. Breaux and his wife Sharon; Dale Breaux and his wife Sherry and seven sisters; Claire Kendrick, Gail Breaux, Aline Breaux, Mary Lynn Dahnke and her husband Michael, Judy Owens and her husband Joe, Adriene Ratcliff and her husband J.C. and Edna Quirk. In addition, Mr. Breaux is also survived by numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.
He was preceded in death by his father, Norman H. Breaux Sr.
Visitation will be held Monday, June 23, 2008 at Holy Cross Catholic Church from 9am until 10am. A Mass of Christian Burial will commence at 10am. Mr. Breaux will be laid to rest in Morgan City Cemetery.
Victor Brunson Jr., a resident of Morgan City, Passed away Friday, Sept. 17, 2004, in Houma at 55 years of age.
Brunson was the son of the late Victor Brunson Sr. and Ruby Smith Brunson. He was born March 9, 1949, in Natchez, Miss.
Visitation will be observed today from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. at Hargrave Funeral Home in Morgan City.
Visitation will resume Tuesday, Sept. 21, 2004, at the funeral home from 8 a.m. until 11 a.m.
Funeral services will be held at the funeral home chapel at 11 a.m. Tuesday. Mr. Victor Brunson Jr. will be laid to rest in the Morgan City Cemetery.
He is survived by his sister, Ann Picciola, and her husband, Marco, of Cutoff; his sister, Mary Lou Conrad and her husband, Johnny, of Berwick; his brother, Thomas M. Brunson, and his wife, Kathy, of Morgan City; one niece and seven nephews.
He always will be remembered by his loving family and by all of his friends.
Hargrave Funeral Home in Morgan City has been entrusted with the arrangements
Kathleen "Kathy" Maria Hamilton Cox, 67, passed away Thursday, June 9, 2016 in her home surrounded by loved ones.
She was born on May 19, 1949, in Morgan City, the daughter of Thomas "Boogie" Hamilton and Lena Accardo Hamilton.
She was a loving daughter, mother, grandmother and friend that will be deeply missed by all those whose lives she touched.
Kathy will be sadly missed and lovingly remembered by her mother, Lena Hamilton of Morgan City;
daughters, Allyson Darbonne and husband David of Eunice, Amanda Briscoe and husband Chad of Eunice; brother, Vance Hamilton and wife Sandra; sister, Mary Ellen Blum and husband Carl; thirteen grandchildren, Adrienne, Madalyn, Clare, Sarah, Isaiah, Matthias, Mary Frances, Dominic, Noah, Matthew, Anna Clare, Lily, Nathan; and numerous extended family.
She is preceded in death by her father, Thomas "Boogie" Hamilton.
Visitation will be held Monday, June 13, 2016 at Twin City Funeral Home from 11am until 1:30pm. The Rosary will be recited at 11:30am. Mass will be held at Sacred Heart Catholic Church at 2pm. Kathy will be laid to rest in Morgan City Cemetery.
A Memorial Service for Otis John "O. J." Fabre, 69, will be held at 2:00 p.m. Wednesday, December 21, 2016 at Rose-Neath Marshall Street Chapel, 1815 Marshall Street, Shreveport, LA. Officiating will be Father Carson LaCaze. Interment will be at a later date in the Northwest Louisiana Veterans Cemetery, Keithville, LA.
Otis was born September 6, 1947 in Morgan City, LA to Whitney and Leona Davis Fabre, and passed away December 17, 2016 in Shreveport, LA. He was born and raised in Morgan City, LA and later moved to Shreveport. He served in the United States Air Force for four years, stationed at Barksdale Air Force Base in Bossier City, LA; he was a Shreveport Police Officer and retired after 25 years of service as a Lieutenant. O.J. loved hunting, fishing, horseback riding, and hanging out with his buddies at the tobacco shop. He was a friend to many and will be sorely missed.
He was preceded in death by his parents, and his grandson Brandon Fabre. Leaving to cherish his memory are his wife Susan Overstreet Fabre; sons, Jody Fabre and wife Becky, and Joshua Fabre; daughters, Cori Leblanc and husband Eric, and Brandy Hicks and husband, Josh; siblings, Charlotte Fabre Blanchard, Ernie Fabre and wife Peggy, Mena Leonard and husband Keith; seven grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; and his two precious canines, Beau and Katy.
Dearly loved by all who knew her, she passed away Saturday, January 18, 2003, at home surrounded by her family after a valiant battle with pancreatic cancer. Kathy was born in Natchez, Mississippi on August 10, 1949, grew up in Morgan City and resided in Baton Rouge since 1970.
She was a microbiologist and chemist who worked in the laboratory at Baton Rouge General Hospital and Louisiana Reference Laboratories and had recently retired from the LSU Ag Center, where she worked as a chemist.
She is survived by her mother, Callie Hormell Key; her husband of 32 years, Gerald; and her children, Glenn Fields, and Katie Hodgin and husband Scott Hodgin. Kathy is also survived by her paternal grandmother, Mable Key; sisters, Karen Gard, Anne Venier, Donna Chustz and Amy Schnyder; brothers, Daniel Key, Scott Key, Kelly Key, and Matt Key; 19 nieces and nephews and eight great-nephews. She was preceded in death by her father, Earl Wayne Key. Pallbearers will be Kathy's son, Glenn Fields, her brothers, Daniel Key, Scott Key, Kelly Key, and Matt Key, and a nephew, Chris Gard. Kathy's brothers-in-law, Jim Gard, Andy Schnyder, and Brent Chustz will be honorary pallbearers.
Kathy was a 1967 graduate of Morgan City High School and an 1971 graduate, with high honors, of Southeastern Louisiana University.
Her greatest joys in life were taking care of all the people around her, the love of family, having lunch with friends, and shopping. She was a true champion of the lost cause. Visiting at Rabenhorst Funeral Home East, 11000 Florida Blvd., from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Monday. Visiting at the funeral home from noon until service at 2 p.m., Tuesday, conducted by the Rev. James Stayton, internment in Resthaven Gardens of Memory. The family would like to thank Trinity Hospice, especially Auldyn and Geraldine, for their caring and help during the last weeks of Kathy's life.
Daily Review, The (Morgan City, LA) — Thursday, October 27, 2011
April 28, 1949 - October 22, 2011 Kathryn Russell Hebert, 62, a native of New Orleans and a resident of The Woodlands, Texas, passed away Saturday, Oct. 22, 2011, at Memorial Hermann Medical Center in Texas.
Kathryn is survived by her sons, Joseph Douglas Hebert and his wife Marlene of Patterson and David Michael Hebert and his wife Suzanne of Spring, Texas; her daughter, Bonnie Jean Hebert Reyes of Spring, Texas; one brother, Gregory Russell of LaPlace; eight grandchildren, Jordan, Alyssa, Joshua, Trey, Nessie, Ariel, Eve and Ava; and two great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Kenneth James Hebert; her father, Louis Alexander Russell; and her mother, Grace Planetta Russell.
The family requests that visitation be observed today, Thursday, Oct. 27, 2011, from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. at Hargrave Funeral Home in Morgan City.
Funeral services for Kathryn will be held Friday, Oct. 28 at 10 a.m. at Hargrave Funeral Home. Graveside services will follow in the Morgan City Mausoleum.
Hebert (Paid Notice) Hargrave Funeral Home has been entrusted with the arrangements.
Charles Milsteasd, 66 of Lenoir City, Tennessee, passed away Wednesday April 20, 2016 at his home surrounded by his loving family.
Mr. Milstead was the owner and operator of Milstead’s Appraisal Service, servicing the Knoxville area for more than 30 years.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Monroe and Doretha (Troquille) Milstead.
Mr. Milstead is survived by his devoted wife of 48 years, Greer (Shenk) Milstead; daughter and son-in-law, Tammy and Tony Miller
of Harriman, Tennessee, son and daughter-in-law, Wesley and Christie Milstead of Farragut, Tennessee; five grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.
The family will receive friends from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Monday, April 25, 2016, at McGill Click Funerals and Cremation, 1366 Highway 72 N. Loudon, Tennessee.
Funeral Services will follow at 7 p.m. Monday in the McGill Click Chapel with Mr. Dan Brandfast officiating.
Interment will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday, April 26, 2016, in the Loudon County Memorial Gardens.
Contributions in memory of Mr. Milstead may be made to St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital, P. O. Box 1000 Dept. 142 Memphis, TN 38148-0142.
Home of Record: Morgan City, LA
Date of birth: 11/10/1949
Service: United States Marine Corps
Grade at loss: E2
Rank: Private First Class
ID No: 2364146
MOS: 1833: Assault Amphibious Vehicle Crewman
Length Service: 00
Unit: 4TH PLT, B CO, 1ST AMTRAC BN, 9TH MAB, 3RD MARDIV, III MAF
Start Tour: 03/23/1968
Incident Date: 05/25/1968
Casualty Date: 05/25/1968
Age at Loss: 18
Location: Quang Tri Province, South Vietnam
Remains: Body recovered
Casualty Type: Hostile, died outright
Casualty Reason: Ground casualty
Casualty Detail: Artillery, rocket, or mortar
Drue McHugh Uzee, 56, a native of Morgan City and resident of Raceland, died at 7:40 a.m. Saturday, June 25, 2005.
Visitation will be from 9 a.m. to funeral time Tuesday at First Baptist Church in Lockport. Services will be at noon Tuesday at the church,
with burial in Cottonwood Cemetery in Lottie.
She is survived by her husband, Barry Uzee; three daughters, Renee Gautreaux and husband, Randy, Andree Uzee and Harriet Sevin and husband, Jai; one brother, Mike McHugh; one sister, Harriet Schultz; and two grandchildren, Austin Griffin and Breanna Uzee.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Rod and Daphne Johnson McHugh.
She was a retired teacher with 20 years of service at Raceland Junior High School.
She was Baptist.
Samart Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.