Obituaries – August 4

Published 12:00 am Saturday, August 4, 2001


NORCO – Helen Faucheux Duhe, 92, a native of Sellers and a longtime resident of Norco, died July 30. She was the wife of the late Eddie E. Duhe Sr. and mother of Margaret D. Laurent, Kay D. Heurtin, Carol D. Dufresne, Eddie E. Duhe Jr., Jennie Duhe, James Duhe, Thomas Duhe, Richard Duhe and Linda D. Duhe. She was the daughter of the late Ursin and Jeanne W. Faucheux and sister of the late Maitland Faucheux, John Faucheux, Raoul Faucheux, Henry Faucheux, Roland Faucheux, Maurice Faucheux, Suzanne Elfer, Sylvia Troxler and Irene Terry. She was the grandmother of 21 grandchildren and the great-grandmother of 24 great-grandchildren. She was a member of Sacred Heart Ladies Altar Society and American Legion Auxiliary Post No. 195. Services were Aug. 2 at 2:30 p.m. at Sacred Heart of Jesus Catholic Church and interment was in St. Charles Borromeo Catholic Mausoleum under the direction of H.C. Alexander Funeral Home.


GARYVILLE – Cornelius Don Lee, 28, died July 29 in Houston, Texas. He was the father of Tyrone Starbert and Angel Starbert and the stepfather of Aaron Johnson. He was the son of Juanita Lee and Joe Camel Jr. and the brother of Darnell Lee and Dedric Camel. He was the grandson of the late Aldonia Lee. Services will be today at noon at St. Mark Baptist Church and interment will be in Marathon Cemetery in Garyville under the direction of Hobson Brown Funeral Home.


CONVENT – Naheem George Nassar Sr., 78, a native of Lutcher and a resident of Convent, died Aug. 1. He was the husband of the late Marjorie M. Nassar and the father of Georgette Matassa, Patricia Melancon, Bonita Lousteau, N. George Nassar Jr., Vernon Nassar and the late Namatala Nassar. He was the son of the late Namatala and Rosalie Nassar and the brother of Michael R. Nassar Sr., Joseph S. Nassar Sr., Freida Broussard, Antoinette Nassar and the late Marie Grace and Nassar Nassar. He was the grandfather of 18 grandchildren and great-grandchildren. He was a member of American Legion Post No. 171. Services will be today at 11 a.m. at St. Michael Church in Convent. Interment will be in the church mausoleum under the direction of Alexander Funeral Home. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to St. Michael Church, P.O. Box 65, Convent, LA 70723.


RESERVE – Sandra Louque Robertson, 43, a native of Lutcher and a resident of Reserve, died July 31. She was the wife of Kearney Robertson and the mother of Damian Robertson. She was the daughter of Virgie M.L. Villar and the late Herman P. Louque and the stepdaughter of A.J. “Ben” Villar. She was the sister of Darrell Louque, Shirlyn Summers, Dale Louque, Ellen Mancuso, Raymond Louque, Lane Louque, Davin Louque, Kirt Robertson, Kevin Robertson and Kenny Robertson. Services will be today at 10 a.m. at St. Peter Catholic Church in Reserve. Interment will be in the church cemetery under the direction of Millet-Guidry Funeral Home.


NEW SARPY – Frank Anthony “Smitty” Smith Sr., 56, a native and resident of New Sarpy, died July 28. He was the husband of Sheila P. Smith and the father of Tonette Chapman, Luciana Smith, Keion Smith and Frank A. Smith Jr. He was the son of the late Wilhemina Singleton and Calvin Smith and the brother of Calvin Smith III and the late Rudolph Smith and Lionel Smith. He was the grandfather of five grandchildren. Services will be today at 1 p.m. at St. Matthews Baptist Church in New Sarpy. Interment will be in New Sarpy Cemetery under the direction of Robottom Funeral Home.