Joseph Theo Babineaux, Sr.
CARENCRO - Funeral services will be held Saturday, March 9, 2013 at 12:00 p.m. in Evangeline Memorial Gardens Chapel in Carencro for Joseph Theo Babineaux, Sr., age 52, who passed away Wednesday, February 27, 2013 at his residence in Lafayette.
Interment will be in St. Charles Borromeo Cemetery in Grand Coteau. David Baudoin, associate pastor of Crossroads Church, will officiate at the services.
Mr. Babineaux was a native of Sunset and a resident of Carencro. He was the former owner and operator of Southern Fiberglass. Mr. Babineaux was a parishioner of Crossroads Church in Lafayette. He was an avid fisherman.
Survivors include five sons, Gerald Simkins of Houston, TX, Joseph Theo Babineaux, Jr. and his fiancée', Kysha Bernard, of Lafayette, Joshua Babineaux of Sunset, Timothy Babineaux and his finance', Kavin Moore, of New Iberia and Michael Babineaux of Lafayette; two daughters, Latasha Babineaux and Niyemah Babineaux, both of Lafayette; six grandchildren, Ignatius Babineaux, Peyton Babineaux, Preston Babineaux, Kohen Babineaux, Karson Babineaux and Breana Monique Brown; six sisters, Yola Thomas and her husband, Wilfred, of Denton, TX, Patricia Darjean and her husband, Ronnie, of Cecilia, Lynn Robicheaux and her husband, Albert, of Cecilia, Norma Jean Babineaux of Opelousas, Janet Bonaparte and her husband, Daniel, of Ft. Worth, TX and Laura Broussard and her husband, Curtis, of Cecilia; and one brother, Charles Randy Babineaux of Lafayette.
He was preceded in death by his wife of over 24 years, Judith Ann Babineaux; his parents, Vollie Babineaux, Sr. and the former Hyland Boxie, both natives of Sunset; two brothers, Vollie Babineaux, Jr. and Joseph Michael Babineaux; and one sister, Dian Francis Babineaux.
The family requests that visiting hours be observed from 9:00 a.m. Saturday until service time on Saturday.
Pallbearers will be Joshua James Babineaux, Theo Babineaux, Jr., Leonard Briscoe, John Gotch, Martin Thomas and Bryan Griffin. Honorary pallbearers will be Timothy Babineaux, Michael Babineaux, Jonah Williams, Brian Gordon and Anthony S. Robicheaux.
View the obituary and guestbook online at www.melanconfuneralhome.net
Melancon Funeral Home, Evangeline Memorial Gardens Chapel, 4117 N. University Ave., Carencro, (337) 896-3232, is in charge of arrangements.