Funeral services for Eddie J. Jeansonne of Marksville will begin at 11am on Friday, April 5, 2019 at Escude Funeral Home in Mansura with Pastor Eric Descant officiating. Entombment & military honors will be held at St. Alphonsus Mausoleum in Hessmer.
Eddie J. Jeansonne, age 69, passed away on Tuesday, April 02, 2019 at his home in Marksville. Eddie was a loyal New Orleans Saints fan from day one. When others wore brown paper bags on their heads, he stayed true and rooted them on faithfully.
Those left to cherish his memory are his step-daughter, Rachal Luna of Texas; step-sons, Michael Crochet of Houma, Preston Crochet of Thibodeaux, Daniel Crochet of Donaldsonville, Jeremy Crochet of Arkansas; grandson, Tony Rivera of Texas; sisters, Nora Descant of Grand Isle, Ida Gaspard of Marksville, Delanie Ratton of Texas, Marion Bordelon of Hessmer, Victoria Armand of Hessmer; brother, Kenneth Jeansonne of Hessmer.
He was preceded in death by his first wife, Anna Jeansonne; second wife, Ella Ray Jeansonne; parents, Rufus & Rita Jeansonne; brothers, Errol Jeansonne, Leonard Jeansonne, Patrick Jeansonne, & Wayne Jeansonne.
Visitation will begin at 5pm until 10pm on Thursday, April 4, 2019 at Escude Funeral Home in Mansura. A Rosary Prayer service will begin at 6:30pm Thursday evening. Visitation will resume at 8am until 11am on Friday, April 5, 2019 at Escude Funeral Home in Mansura.
Family and friends are invited to sign and view the online guestbook at www.escudefuneralhome.com.
Escude Funeral Home of Mansura, 6608 Porterie St. Mansura, LA 71350 (318-964-2324) has been entrusted with the funeral arrangements.
This world loss a great man! I will forever cherish all the fond memories I have of you. Always laughing, kind and loving. Kiss daddy for me unc, love you always! Peedo😘
Dannielle JeansonneWestwego, LA
Jon and Rachal, my heart grieves with yours over Eddie’s passing. Thank you for sharing him with my family. We will always remember his funny sayings, stories, and big love filled heart. It is truly an honor to have spent time with him.
Cheri DuckworthOak Point, TX
Jonathan Luna and Family, I wish you peace during this difficult time.
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Joseph VesceMontvale, NJ
Our prayers and thoughts out to the family for their loss. A Saints fan will be missed here on earth but rejoiced over in heaven. Gods blessings and comfort be blanketed over you all during this time.
Luis & Jo Ann RiveraWinder, GA
So sorry for y'all loss. My thoughts and prayers are with all of you. So sorry l can't make it for the funeral. R. I. P. Eddie
Elaine GauthierOcean Springs, MS