Funeral services for Adam Touchet, Jr., 82, of Jennings, will be held at Matthews and Son Funeral Home on Friday, Dec. 27, 2013, at 10 a.m. with Reverend Buddy Howard officiating.
Visitation will be held at Matthews and Son Funeral Home on Thursday, Dec. 26, from 2:30-9 p.m. Visitation will resume on Friday, Dec. 27, at 8 a.m. until the time of his services. Adam will be laid to rest in Pine Island Cemetery in rural Welsh.
Adam was born in Cow Island on April 22, 1931, to the late Adam Touchet Sr. and the late Lillia Touchet.
Adam died on Dec. 23, 2013, at Camelot Brookside. He was a retired carpenter and enjoyed his work. He loved tending to his animals and planting a garden every year. Adam was loved by many and will be greatly missed.
He was survived by his loving wife, Barbara Clement Touchet; three sons, Adam “Butch” (Romona) Touchet of Jennings, Cliff (Cherie) Touchet of Iota and Shannon Paul (Jessica) Touchet of Welsh; two daughters, Elizabeth “Liz” (Cedric) Gary and Christine (Casey) Trahan, both of Jennings; two brothers, Earl “Fat” (Marie) Touchet of Jennings and Russell (Brenda) Touchet of Pine Island; 11 grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.
Adam was welcomed into Heaven by the family whom preceded him in death: his parents, Adam Sr. and Lillia Touchet; and one brother, John Touchet.
Carrying Adam to his eternal resting place will be Nolan Gary, Bradley Meyers, Cedric Gary, Casey Trahan, Wedley Courville, Blaze Courville and Jacob Pitre. Honorary pallbearers are Adam “Butch” Touchet and Cliff Touchet.
To extend online condolences, please visit www.matthewsandsonfuneralhome.net.
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