Earl J. Doucet
Earl J. Doucet died Saturday, February 23, 2008 at his home.
Mr. Doucet, age 82, was raised in New Orleans, LA and lived in Harahan,
LA for the past 55 years. He is survived by his brother, Eddie A. Doucet
and long time family companion, Ms. Frances Middleton. He was the
beloved husband of the late Mona Doucet and father of Danna Doucet, Dane
Doucet, and Diane Doucet Matthews. Grandfather of Dana Doucet Huete,
Drew Doucet, Dayna Lombas, Jennifer Llamas, Stephanie Doucet, Joshua
Matthews, Christine Doucet, Courtney Matthews, David Matthews, and
Daniel Matthews, Great Grandfather of Madeline Doucet, Chase Huete and
Andrew Huete. Earl Doucet was an owner / partner of Doucet Bros.
Hardware, Doucet Bros. Construction & Realty and Doucet Travel. Mr.
Doucet was a member of New Orleans Home Builders Association and
National Board of Realtors. He was a long time member and Past President
of Colonial Golf & Country Club. The Family would also like to
acknowledge the dedicated service of Phalon Cornist and Gilbert Charlot.
Relatives and friends of the family are invited to attend the Funeral
Services at LAKE LAWN METAIRIE FUNERAL HOME CHAPEL, 5100 Pontchartrain
Blvd. (in Metairie Cemetery), on Friday. February 29th. Visitation will
be from 10:00 AM until service time at 11:45 AM. Interment will follow
in Lake Lawn Park Mausoleum. There will be a reception following the
services at Colonial Golf & Country Club. Donations may be made to the
National Parkinson Foundation in lieu of flowers. For directions to LAKE
LAWN METAIRIE FUNERAL HOME and to view and sign the Family Guestbook,
please visit www.lakelawnmetairie.com PH# (504) 486-6331.
Published in The
Times-Picayune on 2/27/2008.