John Rogers Andrus

John Rogers Andrus

LAFAYETTE - Funeral services will be held Saturday, August 13, 2011 at 11:00 a.m. at Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic Church for John Rogers Andrus, 76, who died August 3, 2011 at Magnolia Estates Nursing Home.

Services will be conducted by Rev. Hampton Davis, III.

Interment will be in Evangeline Memorial Cemetery.

He is survived by four daughters, Gail A. Lee (Aaron), Brenda Andrus (Andrew) of Lafayette, Martha A. Weatherford (Michael) of New Orleans, LA and MSG Anazia Andrus (Virgil) of Pearland, Texas; two sons, Glenn Andrus (Deborah) of Houston, Texas and Christopher Andrus (Mary) of Scott, LA; four sisters, Hazel Livings of Carencro, LA, Velma Broussard of Houston, Texas, Clara Mitchell of Lafayette, LA, Alice Thibodeaux (Robert) of St. Louis, MO; thirteen grandchildren, nine great grandchildren and a host of nieces and nephews, cousins and in-laws.

He was preceded in death by his first wife, Dorothy Felix Andrus and second wife, Leola Roy Andrus; parents, John Andrus and Julia Prejean Andrus; one granddaughter, Dorothy N. Andrus; one great grandson, Ransom J. Shelvin; maternal grandparents, Teleshor Prejean and Alice Roy; paternal grandparents, Adam Andrus and Onezia Breaux.

Visitation will be held Saturday, August 13, 2011 at Syrie Funeral Home from 7:30 a.m. until time of service.

A rosary will be recited at 9:00 a.m.

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Arrangements have been entrusted to Syrie Funeral Home, Inc. of Lafayette, LA.

Funeral Home

Syrie Funeral Home - Lafayette
1417 E. Simcoe St. Lafayette, LA 70501

Published in the The Advertiser on Aug. 12, 2011