SCOTT - A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Saturday, April 5, 2014 at 1:00 pm at Sts. Peter & Paul Catholic Church in Scott, LA for Gene J. Quebodeaux, 85, who passed away on Tuesday, April 1, 2014 at 10:30 pm at his residence in Scott, LA.
Reverend Thomas Voorhies, Pastor of Sts. Peter & Paul Catholic Church, will be Celebrant of the Mass and will conduct the funeral services.
Entombment will take place in Sts. Peter & Paul Mausoleum.
Gene, a resident of Scott, LA was the son of the late Roman Quebodeaux and the former Elpha Meche.
Gene had a passion for horses both racing and showing, he raised and showed racing pigeons, rabbits and exotic birds for many years. He enjoyed spending time with his family and will be dearly missed.
He is survived by his loving wife of fifty nine years, Betty Quebodeaux; his daughter, Debra A. Dobbins; his sons, Barry G. Quebodeaux and wife Marie, Randy J. Quebodeaux and wife Pam; his sons, Donald Quebodeaux and wife Brenda and Edgar "Jay" Quebodeaux and wife Diana; his sixteen grandchildren; his twenty six great grandchildren and two great great grandchildren; His two brothers, Hilton Quebodeaux and wife Natalie and James Quebodeaux and wife Helen.
He was preceded in death by his parents, his daughter, Cynthia Quebodeaux and his grandson, Sonny Quebodeaux.
The family requests that visiting hours be observed at Delhomme Funeral Home in Scott on Friday, April 4, 2014 from 10:00 am until 10:00 pm. A Rosary will be recited at 7:00 pm on Friday evening in the funeral home. Visiting hours will continue on Saturday, April 5, 2014 from 8:00 am until the time of service.
Pallbearers will be Don, Jay, Barry, Randy, Jason and Daniel Quebodeaux and Waylon Broussard.
Personal condolences may be sent to the Quebodeaux family at www.delhommefuneralhome.com
Delhomme Funeral Home, 705 Marie Street, Scott, LA is in charge of funeral arrangements.