Marcus Anthony Fontenot

Wednesday, August 15, 2018
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Funeral services for Marcus Anthony Fontenot, 27, will be held at Matthews and Son Funeral Home Chapel in Jennings on Wednesday, Aug. 15, 2018, at 4:30 p.m., with Reverend Kevin Colson officiating. A gathering of family and friends was held at the funeral home beginning on Tuesday, Aug. 14, from 4-10 p.m. The family requests that visitation resume today, Wednesday, Aug. 15, from 10 a.m. until the time of his funeral service at 4:30 p.m. Marcus Anthony Fontenot was born in Lafayette on Oct. 9, 1990, to Marcus Fontenot and Tonya LeJeune Fontenot. He was called from this life on Aug. 12, 2018. Marcus was an assistant manager for Studio 6. He loved to travel, work on cars, do fun activities with his kids and spend time with all his family and friends. Marcus was loved by many and will be greatly missed by all who knew and loved him. Marcus is survived by his parents, Marcus and Tonya LeJeune Fontenot of Evangeline; his fiancée, Melanie Reed of Lafayette; his daughters, Alyssa Vincent and Faith Reed; his brother, Scott Fontenot of Evangeline; and his two sisters, Katie Fontenot and Paula Fontenot, both of Evangeline. Marcus was preceded in death by his grandparents, Martha and Dennis Fontenot and Peggy LeJeune. Carrying Marcus to his final resting place in St. Jules/Tee Mamou Cemetery will be Scott Fontenot, Zack Fontenot, James Vincent, Jude Vincent, Tyler Gotreaux and David Fontenot. Honorary pallbearer will be Glenn Benoit. To extend online condolences, please visit