Duroc “Jay” Cheramie Jr., 71, a native of Golden Meadow and resident of Grand Isle and Galliano passed away May 17, 2015.
Visitation will take place on Thursday May 21, at Our Lady of Prompt Succor from 10:00 a.m. till service time. Funeral mass will begin at 12 noon with burial following in Cheramie Cemetery.
He is survived by his wife, of 52 years Gloria G. Cheramie; children, Gregory Cheramie and wife Pam, Mickey Cheramie, Gwen Bradberry and husband Marty, Richard Cheramie, and Jimmy Cheramie and wife Mona; grandchildren, Jacob and Jessica, Steven and Shaeley, Nicholas Cheramie, Lacey and Jordan Norville, Lauren and Grant Faulkner, Renta Schexnaydre, Duroc and Jennifer Schexnaydre, Natalie and Ben Autin, Theresa and Kyle Spooner, Matthew and Jeffery Cheramie, Mark and Jimmy Cheramie; great grandchildren, Madison and Emmalyn Schexnaydre, Alex Spooner, Victoria Cheramie, Dana Norville, Cooper Faulkner ,Ethan Spooner, Beckett Autin; brother, Ray Cheramie; half brothers, Edmund and Kerlin Kieff, and half sisters Mildred Martin and Ruth Pitre.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Duroc Cheramie Sr. and Victoria Toups; great grandchild, Angel Hope Cheramie; mother-in-law Evella Guidry; 4 half brothers, and one half sister.
Mr. Jay enjoyed duck hunting, watching TV; especially sports, dancing and playing the piano and accordion.
Samart-Mothe Funeral Home of Cut Off entrusted with arrangements.
Posted on Mon, May 18, 2015
by The Lafourche Gazette