Russell Joseph Prejean

Russell Joseph Prejean

LAFAYETTE - Funeral services will be held Saturday, March 22, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. at St. Anthony Catholic Church for Russell Joseph Prejean, 71, who died March 15, 2014 at his residence.

Services will be conducted by Father Lambert Lein, SVD.

Interment will be in Sts. Peter & Paul Cemetery in Scott, LA.

He is survived by two brothers, Alton Prejean, Clayton Prejean; two sisters, Joyce Prejean and Anabel Alfred and a host of nieces, nephews, close family and friends.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Joseph Prejean and Elodie Prejean; five brothers, Milton, Nelson Sr., Wilson, Wilbert Sr., Michael Prejean; sister, Ida Lewis and his companion, Dorothy Carter.

Visitation will be held Saturday, March 22, 2014 at Syrie Funeral Home from 7:00 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 Mar. 21, 2014