|Birth: ||Oct. 13, 1954|
|Death: ||Nov. 15, 2006|
RAYNE – Funeral services were held Friday, November 16, at 2 p.m. at Assumption Church in Mire for Lonny "Keith" Beard, 52, who died Wednesday, November 15, 2006 at Lafayette General Hospital.
Msgr. Harrington officiated for the services. Burial was in Assumption Mausoleum. Visiting hours began Thursday from 3 p.m. and continued until service time.
Survivors include his wife, Patsy Beard of Church Point; two daughters, Jocelyn Stevens and her husband, Shannon of Mire; and Jeannine Venable and her husband, Jacob of Church Point; his father, Napoleon Beard of Rayne; three brothers, Ronald Beard and his wife, Mildred of Crowley; Anthony Beard and his wife, Francis of Baton Rouge; and Byron Beard and his wife, Christina Beard of Rayne; four sisters, Patti Habetz and her husband, Charles of Rayne; Elaine McFarlain of Crowley; Gerradette Bordé and her husband, Joseph of Crowley; and Deborah Daigle and her husband, Larry of Church Point; and eight grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by one son, Daniel Beard Sr.; one daughter, Gabrielle Beard; his mother, Betty Faul Beard; his maternal and paternal grandparents; and one brother-in-law, Michael McFarlain.
Mr. Beard was employed with Grey Wolf Drilling for 25 years.
Arrangements were entrusted to Duhon Funeral Home of Rayne.
Created by: Alvenia Thibodeaux
Record added: Nov 25, 2006
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