Louis Authement, 72, a native of Chauvin and a resident of Bourg, died Saturday, Dec. 22, 2012.
Visitation will be from 5 to 9 p.m. today at Chauvin Funeral Home in Houma and from 9 a.m. until funeral service time on Thursday at the funeral home. Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Thursday at the funeral home, with burial in New Hope Cemetery in Houma.
He is survived by his wife, Verley Naquin Authement of Bourg; his sons, Michael Joseph Authement of Bourg, Thomas Anthony Authement of Bourg and Henry John Authement and wife, Lori Ann of Chauvin; daughter, Leatha Authement of Bourg; 12 grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; and Verley Naquin Authement of Chauvin.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Henry and Beatrice Authement; grandson, Steven LeBouef and brothers, Burton Authement, Elwon Authement, Henry Authement and James Authement.
Chauvin Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.