Lasson LeGros Sr.
Funeral services for Mr. Lasson LeGros Sr., 94, will be held at 2 p.m. on Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014, at Our Lady Help of Christians Catholic Church with Fr. Charles McMillin officiating.
Burial will be in Andrus Cove Cemetery in Lake Arthur under the direction of Miguez Funeral Home of Jennings.
Funeral home visitation will be held on Saturday, Feb. 1 from 3-10 p.m. and will resume on Sunday Feb. 2 from 10 a.m. until time of services.
Rosary will be recited Saturday at 6 p.m.
Mr. LeGros was a lifelong resident of the Jennings area. He was a retired Ford tractor mechanic for Curtis Welch. He was a World War II Veteran – Army – 8th Army Tank Division. He was a member of the Knights of Columbus, Lions Club, Catholic Church usher/Eucharistic minister, and a lifetime member of the VFW and American Legion.
He was also an avid duck hunter and enjoyed training labs.
Survivors include his daughter, Libby (Horace) Hebert of Bundick Lake; a son, Johnny (Benita) LeGros of Jennings; a daughter-in-law, Vicki LeGros of Burkeville, Texas; 11 grandchildren, multiple great-grandchildren; and four great great-grandchildren. Also, his sisters, Rita Lewis and Edna Mae Kratzer of Andrus Cove.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Homer and Agnes LeGros, his wife of 47 years, Marie Kratzer; his wife of 19 years, Ruby Chapman; two sons, Lasson B. LeGros Jr. and Willie James LeGros (infant); and a granddaughter, Brandi Lynn LeGros.
Pallbearers will be Wade LeGros, Chad Hebert, John H. LeGros Jr., Rhett LeGros, Ryan Hebert and Beaux LaBorde.
Honorary pallbearers will be Brian Hanks, Jordan LeGros and John Fontenot.
Junior pallbearers include Gavin Hebert, Chad Touchet Jr., Jorion LeGros, Romelo LeGros, Lasson K. LeGros and Dawson Hebert.
The family would like to give a special thanks to Camelot Brookside and staff for providing special care to our loved one. Thanks, Dee, Rita, and his smile maker (Jamie).
Words of comfort may be expressed at www.miguezfuneralhome.com.
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