Buford Keith Sonnier
Funeral services for Mr. Buford Keith “Tweek” Sonnier Sr., 54, will be held at 11 a.m., Saturday, Oct. 26, 2013, in Calvary Baptist Church with Brother Buddy Howard officiating.
Burial will be in Greenwood Cemetery under the direction of Miguez Funeral Home of Jennings.
Funeral home visitation will be from 11 a.m. until 10 p.m. today, Friday, Oct. 25, 2013, and will continue from 8-10:30 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 26, when the body will be taken to the church for the service.
Mr. Sonnier died at 12:10 p.m., Wednesday, Oct. 23, 2013, in Lafayette General Hospital.
Mr. Sonnier was a lifelong resident of Jennings. He worked as a heavy equipment operator for the state. He loved to fish, hunt, camp, cook, garden and, most of all, spend time with his family.
He is survived by his wife, Cynthia Bergeron Sonnier of Jennings; three sons, Buford Sonnier Jr. of Scott, Todd (fiancée Elizabeth) Sonnier of Jennings, and Dusty (Kaylin) Sonnier of Jennings; three sisters, Romona (Butch) Touchet of Hathaway, Carla (Gregory) LeJeune of Jennings, and Syrepthia “Sissy” Broussard of Jennings; four brothers, Ricky (Debbie) Sonnier of Jennings, Donnie (Sandra) Sonnier of Hathaway, John (Carrie) Sonnier of Jennings, and Troy (Nonie) Sonnier of Jennings; one grandchild, Paisley Sonnier; one sister-in-law, Karen Sonnier of Jennings; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Mr. Sonnier was preceded in death by his parents, Joseph Sam and Ruby Romona Caswell Sonnier; and one brother, Dale Sonnier.
Pallbearers will be Buford Sonnier Jr., Todd Sonnier, Dusty Sonnier, Gregory LeJeune, Eric Sonnier and Derrick Sonnier.
Honorary pallbearers will be Ricky Sonnier and Russell Hebert.
Words of comfort may be expressed at www.miguezfuneralhome.com.
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