Marvin J. Bernard

Marvin J. Bernard

Services for Marvin J. Bernard will be held at 11:00 a.m., Tuesday, February 19, 2013 in the Chapel of Hixson Brothers, Alexandria with Reverend Robby Poole and Reverend Cliff Stewart officiating. Entombment will be in St. Joseph Cemetery #2, Marksville.

The family requests that visitation be observed Monday at Hixson Brothers, Alexandria from 5:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. and will continue on Tuesday from 8:00 a.m. until time of service.

Mr. Bernard, 66, of Alexandria passed away Saturday, February 16, 2013 at Regency House.

He was a contractor for Chenevert Builders. His most recent project was Honeybrake Lodge in Jonesville. Mr. Bernard was an avid duck hunter and fisherman. He enjoyed spending time with his family and friends at "the camp".

He was preceded in death by his parents, Merlin and Adelina Moras Bernard.

Those left to cherish his memory include his fiancée, Becky Smith; children, Jamey Bernard, Sean Bernard and wife, Jimmie, Mark Bernard, Allison Pospisil and husband, Jerry, Ritchie Fruge; grandchildren, Courtney Bernard, Shay Bernard, Nikki Bernard, Shelby Bernard and Emma Fruge; great grandchild, Kylie Bernard; and his fur "baby", Savannah.

Pallbearers will be Adam Rabalais, Aubrey Chenevert, Gerald Bernard, Reggie Burnaman, Randy Miller and Johnny Porter. Honorary pallbearers will be Shay Bernard, Michael Nugent, Paul "Butch" Jenkins and Joseph "Bubbie" Reine.

In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Longview Baptist Church, 973 Hwy. 1207, Deville, LA 71328 or to Dry Creek Baptist Camp, P. O. Box 580, Dry Creek, LA 70637.

To extend online condolences to the Bernard family, please visit us at www.hixsonbrothers.com.


Funeral Home

Hixson Brothers Funeral Home
701 Jackson Street  Alexandria, LA 71301

Published in The Town Talk on Feb. 18, 2013