Funeral services were held at St. Joseph Catholic Church, Monday, October 29, 2012, at 2:00 p.m. for Johnnie “John” Jean Meaux, 56, who died Saturday, October 27, 2012, in American Legion Hospital.
Interment was in the St. Joseph Cemetery #2, Rayne.
Surviving are his sister, Patsy Dupuis and husband, Dennis, of Rayne; brother, Emery Meaux, Sr. of Rayne; special aunt, Theresa Breaux of Rayne; numerous nieces and nephews; and his godchildren, Chad Dupuis, Shannon Meaux and Dylan Leger.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Estay and Odile Arsement Meaux; grandparents Diedre and Ozelia Meaux and Alfred and Buelah Arsement; and one brother Norris J. Meaux.
He was born Wednesday, February 1, 1956, in Rayne, son of the late Estay Meaux and the late Odile Arsement Meaux.
He worked as a butcher and cashier for many years with both Dugas Grocery and Alleman’s Grocery.
Friends were received 11:00 a.m. Sunday, October 28, until 1:30 p.m. and Monday, October 29, 2012, at Gossen Funeral Home, Inc., Rayne.
Friends may view the obituary and guestbook online at www.gossenfuneralhome.net.
Arrangements were entrusted to Gossen Funeral Home, Inc. of Rayne.