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Bobby John Blanchard

Marksville, Avoyelles Parish, Louisiana, USA
Death 31 Oct 2014 (aged 78)
Alexandria, Rapides Parish, Louisiana, USA
Burial Marksville, Avoyelles Parish, Louisiana, USA
Memorial ID 138131054 · View Source
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Funeral services for Mr. Bobby J. Blanchard will be held on Sunday, November 2, 2014 at 12 noon at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Marksville with Father Agnel Figredo officiating. Interment will be at St. Joseph Cemetery #2 in Marksville. Arrangements are under the direction of Hixson Brothers Funeral Home of Marksville.

Mr. Blanchard, age 78, of Marksville, passed away at Grace Home in Alexandria on Friday, October 31, 2014. He was preceded in death by his parents, Douglas and Virgie Chatelain Blanchard.

He was employed by the Coca Cola Beverage Company for 38 years and was also a bean farmer. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, and spending time with his grandchildren. He was a member of the National Guard for 9 years.

Those left to cherish his memories are his loving wife of 59 years, Noemi Bonnette Blanchard, one son, Samuel Blanchard and wife Angela of Hickory Hill, two daughters, Debra Gaspard and husband Jeffery of Marksville, Susan Gagnard and husband David of Marksville, one brother, Steve Blanchard of Fifth Ward, one sister, Jackie Leger of Mansura, four grandchildren, Brandi LaCombe, Lauren Flook, Casey Nastasi, Whitney Gagnard, four great grandchildren, Braden and Molly LaCombe, Lola Flook, and J. J. Nastasi.

Pallbearers for the funeral service will be Justin Chatelain, Jonathan Chatelain, Steve Blanchard, Johnny Vead, Joshua LaCombe, and David Gagnard.

Visitation will be held on Saturday, November 1, 2014 in the Chapel of Hixson Brothers Funeral Home in Marksville from 5:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. and will resume on Sunday, November 2, 2014 at 8:00 a.m. until shortly before funeral service time.

Published online by Hixon Brothers Funeral Home, Marksville, Louisiana on November 1, 2014.

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  • Created by: Chardon
  • Added: 1 Nov 2014
  • Find A Grave Memorial 138131054
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Bobby John Blanchard (2 Nov 1935–31 Oct 2014), Find A Grave Memorial no. 138131054, citing Saint Joseph Cemetery And Mausoleum #2, Marksville, Avoyelles Parish, Louisiana, USA ; Maintained by Chardon (contributor 47038718) .