Bert Crosby, 92, passed away on Thursday, August 29, 2019 in Laredo, Texas.
Mr. Crosby was born in Golden Meadow, Louisiana and had been a long life resident of Laredo, Texas. He was a WWII veteran of the United States Army and was duly decorated with the WWII Victory Ribbon. Bert’s life vocation and calling was a minister of the Gospel. He was a pastor, Evangelist and Missionary for over 50 years. He will be dearly missed by all whose lives he touched.
He is preceded in death by his parents, Ellis and Angelle Crosby; and brother, Mike Crosby.
He is survived by wife, Doris Gautreaux Crosby; children, Scott Crosby from Abbeville, Louisiana and Susie Crosby Reyes from Laredo, Texas; grandchildren, Andre Crosby from Chattanooga, Tennessee, Amy Billington from Dallas, Texas, Tania Hollrah from Denver, Colorado, Jeana Tarravella from New Orleans, Louisiana and Brandon Reyes from Laredo, Texas. Also surviving him are other relatives and many friends.
Visitation will be held on Monday, September 2, from 4 p.m. to 9 p.m. and a Religious Services, Officiated by Rev. Scott Crosby ,will be held at 7 p.m. in the Hernandez, Lopez and Sons, Northside Chapels, 800 Boston St. on San Bernardo Ave. A Religious Service will be held in the funeral home chapel at 10 a.m. on Tuesday, September 3, 2019. Committal services will follow at the Laredo City Cemetery.
Posted on Fri, August 30, 2019
by The Lafourche Gazette