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Earl Poche', Jr.

Earl Poche', Jr.

Earl Joseph Poche’, Jr., a native of Houma, and resident of North Carolina, died on Friday, April 3, 2015.

Visitation will begin at 10 a.m. on Friday, April 10 at Holy Rosary Catholic Church in Larose, with a funeral mass following at 11 a.m.

He is survived by his son and daughter-in-law, Daniel Martin and Lucy Poche’; his daughter, Elizabeth P. Andrews; grandchildren, Jacob Daniel Poche’, Jason Charles Andrews, Brandin Elizabeth Andrews, Kyle, Justin, Kurt Jr., and Chaz Poche’; brothers, Philip James Poche’, Sr., Raymond Anthony Poche’, Maurice John Poche’ and Rev. Daniel Michael Poche’; sisters, Mrs. Armo Jen (Earline Cantrelle), Mrs. Edward (Melanie) Ougel, Mrs. Huey (Carolyn) Ledet and Mrs. Donna (Lydia) Pickering; former wife, Hilda Alfonso; two great grandchildren and many nieces and nephews and great great nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Leona Duplantis Poche’ and Earl Poche’, Sr., son, Kurt Poche’, Sr.; sister, Dorothy Poche’ Cheramie; and nephew Randy James Ougel.

He was a former teacher in Orleans and Lafourche Parishes, and served his country as a member of the U.S. Army.