John Abshire

John E. Abshire

PRAIRIEVILLE - A native of Welsh and resident of Prairieville, he passed away on Friday, September 28, 2012 at the age of 37. He was an Army Veteran and a retired Professor and Academic Manager at the University of Phoenix.

He is survived by his Loving wife Sirika Tiffany Rampersad Abshire; daughter Kristen Paige Abshire; son Graison Reid Abshire; and precious Yorkshire Terrier, Indra Leigh Abshire; parents Ronald Abshire Sr. and Cheryle Bourgeois Abshire; sister Rhonda Matte and husband David; and two brothers, Donovan Abshire and Ronald Abshire Jr.

A Memorial Service will be held at Walters Funeral Home, located at 2424 North University Ave. Lafayette, LA 70507. Visitation will begin at 1:30pm with Memorial beginning at 2:00 pm. A special Thanks goes out to Gene Walters, a fellow Veteran, for his open heart and generosity.

Arrangements under the direction of Ourso Funeral Home, Gonzales


Funeral Home

Ourso Funeral Home
13533 Airline Highway Gonzales, LA 70737
(225) 647-8608

Published in the The Advertiser on Oct. 6, 2012