John Arceneaux, 39, a native and resident of Thibodaux, was born Dec. 14, 1973, and passed away Thursday, Nov. 7, 2013.
Visitation will be from 8:30 a.m. until funeral time Saturday at St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church. A Mass of Christian burial will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at the church, with burial in the church cemetery.
He is survived by his wife of six years, Melissa G. Arceneaux; father, Glenn Arceneaux; mother, Robin Arceneaux; sons, Trent LaRousse and Johnathan Arceneaux; brothers, Adam Brock, Joshua Arceneaux, and Jarrett Arceneaux; step-daughters, Alexis Magee and Lacy Patin; five uncles; four aunts; and numerous nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his grandfather, Wilbert Arceneaux; grandmother, MaryLee Arceneaux; great-aunt, MaryAnn Prejean; grandfather, Robert Brock Jr.; and grandmother, Gretel Perez Brock.
He was a kind and loving man who put family and friends first. He was a Thibodaux High School graduate and won the 5A Football State Championship in 1991 on his 18th birthday. He was an avid Saints fan and enjoyed fishing and wrestling. He will be deeply missed by his family and friends and will always be loved.
Thibodaux Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Published by Houma Today from Nov. 7 to Nov. 8, 2013.