HARVEY - Funeral services will be held at Mothe Funeral Home Chapel in Harvey at 6 p.m. on Monday, September 10, 2012 for Noah Stoute, 51, who died August 28, 2012 in Harvey. Visitation will be observed from 4 p.m. to the time of service at the Mothe Funeral Home which is located at 2100 West Bank Express, Harvey, LA.
On Tuesday, September 11, funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. at The Pentecostals of Crowley Church, 9431 Egan Hwy., Crowley, LA with visitation from 11 a.m. until 2 p.m. Rev. Lenford Whitaker, pastor of The Pentecostals of Crowley Church will be officiating for the service. Interment will be in Woodlawn Cemetery.
Noah was born May 31, 1961 in Crowley. He was a 1979 graduate of Crowley High School and a 1982 Graduate of Commonwealth College of Mortuary Science in Houston, TX. Stoute made a lifetime career out of helping people. He served as a funeral director at Geesey-Ferguson Funeral Home and assistant coroner in Acadia Parish. Stoute worked at Geesey-Ferguson for more than 20 years, and even though he left for New Orleans in the early 2000’s, he remained an active part of the community. He also volunteered with the Federal D-Mort Team assisting in disasters that took him to Guam and other places to serve those in need. At the time of his death he was employed at Mothe Funeral Home in Harvey. He was a man who touched and influenced nearly everyone he knew.
He is survived by one sister, Clarice Boullion and her husband, Glenn of Crowley; one brother, Dennis Stoute of Crowley, one nephew, Glenn Boullion, Jr. and his wife, Janet of Crowley; and four nieces, Emily, Olivia, Katie, and Abigail Boullion all of Crowley.
Mr. Stoute is preceded in death by his parents, Lawrence and Lula Gotreaux Stoute; maternal grandparents, Henry and Mary Fruge Gotreaux; one aunt, Verdice Winn; and three uncles, Clyde and Henry and Wilson Gotreaux.
Pallbearers will be Glenn Boullion, Sr., Glenn Boullion, Jr., Chuck Brown, Derek Brown, Monte Briggs and Alan Breaux. Honorary pallbearers will be Dr. Mark Dawson, Roy Geesey, Kathy Duncan, Tiger Istre and Boyd Mothe, Sr.
Condolences may be sent to the family by www.geesey-ferguson.com
Geesey-Ferguson Funeral Home of Crowley will be in charge of arrangements.