Edward John Plaisance, 86, a native of Gheens and resident of Franklinton, died at 4:38 a.m. Sunday, June 29, 2014.
Visitation will be from 9 a.m. until funeral time Thursday at St. Hilary of Poitiers Catholic Church. A Mass of Christian burial will be at 11 a.m. Thursday at the church, with burial in Restlawn Park Cemetery in Avondale.
He is survived by his daughter, Donna Menard; grandsons, Dwayne Menard and wife, Kristy Theriot, Scotty Menard and wife, Carolyn, and Corey Menard and wife, Rachael; four great-grandchildren; six great-great-grandchildren; brothers, Edison and Lester Plaisance; and sisters, Gladys Bourg and Mildred Thibodaux.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Velma Plaisance; parents, Pierre Plaisance and Melodis Plaisance; granddaughter, Cindy Lynn Menard; brothers, Chester, Norris, and Ernest Plaisance; and sister, Rennit Plaisance.
Samart Funeral Home in Houma is in charge of arrangements.
Samart Funeral Home
635 Bayou Blue Road Houma, LA 70364
Published in Houma Today & The Daily Comet on July 2, 2014