Jules Joseph Lacour, Jr
Funeral services for Jules Joseph Lacour, Jr. of Alexandria will take place at the St. Rita Catholic Church of Alexandria on Friday, February 1, 2013, beginning at 1:00pm with Father Craig Scott officiating. Visitation will also be held at the church that morning, from 9:00am to 1:00pm. Burial services will commence at the St. Mary's Assumption Catholic Cemetery #2.
Jules Lacour, age 76, passed away at the Christus St. Frances Cabrini Hospital on Alexandria on Wednesday, January 30, 2013.
Mr. Lacour, a native of Marksville, was a member of the St. Rita Catholic Church and a Third Degree Knight of Columbus since 1964 and a Fourth Degree Knight of Columbus since 1986. Mr. Lacour received his Bachelor's Degree from Northwestern State University and a MA in Management from Webster University. He was retired from the United States Air Force, after having served for 20 years at military installations in Texas, Kansas, Illinois, Florida, Newfoundland, North Africa, Germany, Korea, and Spain.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Jules and Louise Lacour, Sr.; sisters, Gertrude Lacour and Rachel Barnes; brothers, Richard Jean Lacour and J. R. Lacour.
He is survived by his by his wife, Catherine Ducote Lacour; twelve nieces and nephews, numerous great nieces and nephews and great-great nieces and nephews.
Serving as pallbearers will be the Juneau & Hopewell nephews, and honorary pallbearers will include the Knights of Columbus members.
Services and funeral arrangements are under the direction of Escudé Funeral Home. Memorials may be made to the Christian Foundation for Children and Aging / 1 Elmwood Ave. / Kansas City, KS 66103