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Jack Charles Andrus
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Birth: Sep. 6, 1928
Opelousas
St. Landry Parish
Louisiana, USA
Death: Dec. 14, 2008
Port Barre
St. Landry Parish
Louisiana, USA

Jack Charles Andrus
September 6, 1928 - December 14, 2008


Son of
Walter Clifton Andrus, Sr.
and
Marie Idena "Jenny" Berza Andrus

Husband of
Jane Soileau Andrus

Father of
Charles Wayne Andrus
Jennifer Andrus Holland
Patricia Andrus Cotton
Kathleen Andrus Dees

Siblings
Donald Andrus
Curtis Andrus
Floyd Andrus
William Joseph "Willie" Andrus
Wilbur Clifton Andrus
Walter Clifton Andrus, Jr.
Leon Paul Andrus
Phillip Edward Andrus
Lois Mae Andrus Bernard

Obituary
Funeral services will be held Wednesday, December 17, 2008 at 10:00 a.m. in Melancon Funeral Home Chapel in Opelousas for Jack Charles Andrus, age 80, who passed away Sunday, December 14, 2008 at 6:00 p.m. at his residence in Port Barre.
Interment will be in Bellevue Memorial Park in Opelousas. The Rev. Charles Nicky Trahan, pastor of Sacred Heart of Jesus Catholic Church, will officiate at the services.

Musical selections will be provided by Valerie Andrus.

Jack was a native of Opelousas and had lived in Baton Rouge for 31 years. He also lived in Houston, Port Isabel and Plano, Texas. He then returned to Port Barre after the death of his wife, Jane in November 1996. Jack was a veteran of the military having proudly served in the U.S. Navy in the Korean War as a Seaman 2FC. He served from April 18, 1946 through February 16, 1948.

Survivors include one son, Charles Wayne Andrus and his wife, Lindy of Panama City, FL; three daughters, Jennifer A. Holland and her husband, Robby of Plano, TX, Patricia A. Cotton and her husband, Bob of Richmond, VA and Kathleen Andrus Dees of Austin, TX; seven grandchildren, Dr. Robert Charles and his wife, Leslie, of Allen, TX, Nicole Marie Fugler of Plano, TX, Johnathan Carl Dees and his wife, Gwen, of Brooklyn, NY, Chase Landon Andrus and Ryan Daniel Andrus of Panama City, FL, Blake Andrus Cotton and Madelyn Elizabeth Cotton of Richmond, VA; three great grandchildren, Alexandria Marie "Lexie" Rushing, Kayden Dees and Logan Charles Holand; three brothers, Donald Andrus and his wife,Wally, of Port Barre, Curtis Andrus and his wife, Tomi, of Lafayette, and Floyd Andrus and his wife, Jane, of Opelousas; his friend and caregiver, Dawn Credeur of Port Barre and a host of family and friends.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Jane Soileau Andrus; his parents, Walter Clifton Andrus, Sr. and the former, Marie Adena "Jenny" Berza; five brothers, William Joseph "Willie" Andrus, Wilbur Clifton Andrus, Walter Clifton (Uncle Ja Jun or Jr.) Andrus, Jr., Leon Paul Andrus and Phillip Edward Andrus; and one sister, Lois Mae Andrus Bernard.

Melancon Funeral Home of Opelousas, 4708 I-49 North Service Road, Louisiana was in charge of arrangements.


 
 
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 Parents:
  Walter Clifton Andrus (1886 - 1961)
  Idena Bazur Andrus (1900 - 1961)
 
 Spouse:
  Jane Soileau Andrus (1931 - 1996)
 
 Siblings:
  Wilbur Clifton Andrus (1917 - 1994)*
  Phillip Edward Andrus (1922 - 2003)*
  Leon Paul Andrus (1924 - 1996)*
  Walter Clifton Andrus (1926 - 1994)*
  Jack Charles Andrus (1928 - 2008)
  Lois Mae Andrus Bernard (1931 - 1961)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Bellevue Memorial Park
Opelousas
St. Landry Parish
Louisiana, USA
Plot: In St. Luke Garden section of Cemetery in front of Mausoleum right side
 
Created by: Kathy S. Savoie
Record added: Dec 02, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 62453327
Jack Charles Andrus
Added by: Kathy S. Savoie
 
Jack Charles Andrus
Added by: Kathy S. Savoie
 
Jack Charles Andrus
Added by: Kathy S. Savoie
 
 
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- ChezaRayne
 Added: Sep. 27, 2012

- Ron Manley
 Added: Sep. 21, 2012
Rest in Peace
- Kathy S. Savoie
 Added: Dec. 2, 2010
 
 
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