Nolan Joseph Lefort, 68, a native of Galliano and resident of Slidell, passed from this life on December 31, 2014.
A celebration of Nolan's life will be held Saturday, January 10 at the First United Methodist Church in Slidell, with visitation at 10:00 a.m. followed by a memorial service at 11:00 a.m.
He is survived by his wife of 28 years, Debbie McArn Lefort; his mother, Ophelia Pitre Lefort; siblings, Wanda Lefort Curole, Donna Lefort, and John Lefort; 8 nieces and nephews - Anthony, Jr. Jay, and Jess Curole and Jenny Curole Hillman; Erica Lefort Cantin and Sarah King; Elise Lefort Thibodaux and Monique Lefort ; 15 Great grand nephews and nieces.
He is preceded in death by his father, Pershing Joseph Lefort.
Nolan was a graduate of L.C.O. High School, Class of '65, Nicholls State University, and Southeastern University. Honored repeatedly at the local, regional, and state levels, he was a retired Science and Gifted Arts educator, scientist, and accomplished artist.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the St. Tammany Parish Talented Arts Program, 2552 Sgt. Alfred Drive; Slidell, La. 70458.
Posted on Mon, January 5, 2015
by The Lafourche Gazette