Herbert "Breeze" Mitchell DeGruy, Jr., a member of The American Legion Post 401, the NALC Branch 124 and a veteran of the United States Army, departed this life on Friday, November 8, 2013 at the age of 65. Son of the late Herbert DeGruy, Sr. and Annie Green DeGruy; Herbert leaves behind to love and cherish his memory, his daughter, Tori Lenee' DeGruy, made in union with Leslie Francois Hayes, stepdaughter, Kelli Hayes, son, Garry DeGruy, made in union with Dianna DeGruy, daughter-in-law, Zulieka DeGruy, four grandchildren, Tanisha, Anna, Garry, Jr. and Ashton DeGruy, one great-granddaughter, Tatiana, one sister, Elaine DeGruy Gilbert and a host of other relatives and friends. Relatives and friends of the family are invited to attend the Funeral Mass of Christian Burial at Corpus Christi-Epiphany Catholic Church, 2022 St. Bernard Ave. on Friday, November 15, 2013 at 10:00 am; Visitation will begin at 8:00 am; Interment: St. Patrick #1 Cemetery; Arrangements by DW Rhodes, 3933 Washington Ave. Please visit www.rhodesfuneral.com to sign the guestbook.
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Published in The New Orleans Advocate from Nov. 12 to Nov. 13, 2013