Nolan Joseph Lefort, 68, a native of Galliano and resident of Slidell, passed away on December 31, 2014.
A celebration of life will be held on Saturday, January 10 at the First United Methodist Church in Slidell with visitation at 10 a.m. followed by a memorial service at 11 a.m.
He is survived by wife of 28 years, Debbie McArn Lefort; mother, Ophelia Pitre Lefort; siblings, Wada Lefort Curole, Donna Lefort and John Lefort; 8 nieces and nephews, Anthony Jr., Jay Curole and Jenny Curole, Erica Lefort Cantin (godchild) and Sarah King, Elise Lefort Thibodaux and Monique Lefort (godchild); 15 great nieces and nephews, godfather to Kim Lefort Adams.
He was preceded in death by father, Pershing Joseph Lefort.
He was a graduate of LCO High School Class of 65, Nicholls State University and South Eastern University and served in the Vietnam Conflict. Honored repeatedly at 5the local, regional and state levels, he was a retired science and gifted art educator, scientist and accomplished artist.
In lieu of flowers, donations are requested for the St. Tammy Parish Schools Talented Arts Program, 2552 Sgt. Alfred Dr., Slidell, LA 70458.
Posted on Mon, January 5, 2015
by The Lafourche Gazette