Eugene Joseph Arceneaux, 69, a native of Larose and resident of Terrebonne Parish, passed away peacefully Sunday, July 27, 2014.
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His family will have a private ceremony in his honor to celebrate his life. His memory and spirit will forever live on in the hearts of all who loved and cherished him. Eugene will be cremated and brought home to rest.
He is survived by his wife, Carolyn Sue Dupre Arceneaux; sons, Danny J. Arceneaux and Jason J. Arceneaux and wife, Anastasia; daughter, Tammy A. Stevenson and husband, Floyd; grandchildren, Danny Robert Calliout and family, Trinity and Damian Arceneaux, and Olivia Dufrene and their mother, Juanita Dufrene, Jarett, Jesse, and Jacob Stevenson, Candace Arceneaux, Samuel and Jordon Lirette, Brandon Breaux, Jason Jr. and Jasmine Arceneaux, and Seth and Sebastian Porche; and great-grandchildren, Ava and Mya Tyler, Logan Stevenson, and Karson Terrebonne.
Eugene was preceded in death by his parents, Alcide and Marie Arceneaux; several brothers and sisters; a nephew; and his beloved daughter, Roxane M. Arceneaux.
Eugene was a private man who lived a simple life devoted to his family. He worked on the water most of his life as a port captain. He enjoyed spending time with his family, cooking, gardening, fishing, carpentry, and was passionate about building his purple martin bird houses.
Special thanks to St. Joseph Hospice and Samart Funeral Home who respectfully handled all the arrangements.
Samart Funeral Home in Houma is in charge of arrangements.
Samart Funeral Home
635 Bayou Blue Rd.
Houma, LA 70364
Published in Houma Today & The Daily Comet from Aug. 2 to Aug. 4, 2014