Rodney Fontenot

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Rodney Joseph "Slim" Fontenot went home to be with the LORD on Tuesday, May 6th, 2014.

Slim was born in St. Landry, Louisiana on September 25, 1927 and was the tenth of eleven children. He is preceded in death by his parents and all ten brothers & sisters; by his wife Ruby Nell Thompson & son David Keith Fontenot; by wife Janie Colvin.

Slim served in the US Army Calvary division during the Korean War attaining the rank of SP4. After returning home, he soon moved to Texas with his wife & young son. Slim was an avid musician, handy man and gardener.

He was currently living in Conroe, Texas with wife Shirley Gray Fontenot. He was a member of Harvest Family Church where enjoyed the loving fellowship of many friends.

Slim is survived by wife Shirley; daughter Ruth Ho & husband Andrew; son Rodney Roach & wife Dana, son Gary Roach and wife Cynthia; daughter Judy Hurtato; grandchildren Mark Fontenot and wife Quenny; Nikki Roach, Chris Roach, Matthew Hurtato & wife Michelle; and great grandson Lucas Hurtato.

Celebration of Life will be held 10:00a.m. Sunday, June 1st, 2014 at the Harvest Family Church, 303 Post Oak Dr., Conroe, TX 77301, (936) 756-6565. The Family requests that in lieu of flowers, donations be made to the Harvest Family Church in love for the kindness and generosity shown to Slim during his final years with us here. You are invited to view our webpage at www.cashnerconroe.com


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