"I have fought the good fight, I have finished the race, I have kept the faith". 2 Timothy 4 – 7. A resident of Gonzales, he passed away at his home in Gonzales surrounded by his loving family on Saturday, Oct. 27, 2012. Henry was 73, a resident of Gonzales, and a native of Sapulpa, Oklahoma. He was a welder inspector with Local 198 and an Army veteran having served in Korea. Visitation will be held on Monday, Oct. 29, from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. at Faithful United Methodist Church, 14253 Hwy 431, St. Amant. Masonic services will be held Monday evening at 7:30 p.m. Visitation continues on Tuesday, Oct. 30 at 9 am until Christian service at 11 a.m. Burial in the church cemetery. He is survived by his wife of 53 years, Paula; children, Don and Debbie Person, Perry Person, Susie and Chayland Trabeau, and Kim Callan Braud; grandchildren, Kelsey and Madison Person, Travis and Samantha Person, Trey Hall, Brent Duplessis, Leslie and Quinn Boudreaux, and Katie Braud; great-grandchildren, Gage Duplessis, Mayleigh and Brennan Boudreaux, and Keira Person; sister, Barbara Ann "Bobbie" of Victoria, Texas. He was preceded in death by his parents, Henry Person, Sr. and Eula Goodman Person; his sister, Judy Jacob. Pallbearers will be Trey Hall, Travis Person, Brent Duplessis, Quinn Boudreaux, Chayland Trabeau, Callan Braud. He was a member of Faithful United Methodist Church, New River Blue Lodge, and 32nd Scottish Rite. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations to Shriners Hospital or the
. Arrangements by Church Funeral Services & Crematory, (225) 644-6983. To sign and view the family guest book, please visit www.legacy.com/weeklycitizen to offer condolences to the family.
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Published in Gonzales Weekly Citizen from Oct. 30 to Nov. 29, 2012