Milton Bernard

Milton DePaul "MC" Bernard

Lafayette, LA - A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Monday December 3, 2012, 11am at St Paul Catholic Church in Lafayette, LA. for Mr. Milton DePaul Bernard "MC" age 67, who died on Wednesday November 28, 2012, at Regional Medical Center of Acadiana.

Milton DePaul Bernard, 'MC' was a devoted father, brother, uncle, and friend. He was born January 2, 1945, in Lafayette, LA to the late Milton Benoit, Sr. and Wable Francis Daigle.

On Wednesday, November 28, 2012, 'MC' took God's hand and went home to rest. He leaves to mourn his passing, yet cherishing his memory: his daughters, KaSandra Bernard Alexander (Sterling), and Trevia, Trevera, Trevina Phillips; and one son, Trevor Phillips all of Lafayette, LA; Godchild, LaWable Daigle Bernard her husband Paul of Lafayette, LA; brothers, Shelton Williams, Shelby Williams, Sr., Milton Bernard, Jr., Robert Benoit, and one sister, Jeanette Daigle all of Lafayette, LA; 3 grandchildren, Ka'Yanna Alexander, Sterling Peter-Markell Alexander, and Trevion Phillips, a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives, and friends.

Milton was a graduate of Paul Breaux High School and Southern University A&M College. He was a retired school teacher for Lafayette Parish School System, a postal contractor for the United States Postal Service, and he was the owner of Bernard Furniture Movers.

'MC' was preceded in death by his parents Milton Benoit, Sr. and Wable Francis Daigle; his nephew, Jonathan Markblaine Daigle, his fraternal and paternal grandparents; his sister, Elaine Benoit, and his aunt, Carrie Jones.

Visitation will be held on Monday December 3, 2012, at St Paul Catholic Church from 7am until time of service.

Kinchen Funeral Home, Inc. of Lafayette, LA, is in charge of arrangements.

Published in the The Advertiser on Dec. 2, 2012