Obituaries

Emile Savoy

Date of Birth: 03/27/1942
Date of Death: 01/15/2018

Emile Savoy, Sr., 75, a native of Opelousas and a resident of Thibodaux, peacefully departed this life on Monday, January 15, 2018 at his residence.

Visiting will be held on Saturday, January 20, 2018 from 10am until the hour of service at 1pm at Bell Baptist Church. Burial in Brooklyn Cemetery.

He leaves to cherish his memories his beloved wife Yvonne Savoy; sons, Emile Jr.; Michael, Mark (Stacy) and Patrick Savoy (Consulla); daughters, Cheryl Cole (Thaddeus), Renee and Patrice Sanders (Darain); 13 grandchildren and 9 great grandchildren; Godson, Lucious Savoy

Preceded in death by his parents, John and Clementine Savoy; brothers, Narcisse John Savoy, Jr., Joseph Herbert Savoy, Sr., Marion Mart Savoy, Sr. and Herbert Savoy, Sr.; sisters, Mary Lee Green, Eva Ann Darby, O’Delia Soileau and Clementine Catherine Savoy.

Kennedy Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

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Belinda Robinson Robertson (01/20/2018 11:07 pm)

With you family in spirit. Love and prayers💜🙏🏽

trivella savoy (01/20/2018 10:11 pm)

Sorry I could not have been there. But I love you and I will truly miss my uncle.

Amanda and David Bergeron and Family (01/20/2018 8:16 am)

May God Continue To Give You Strength, Praying For Your Family With Love

Mr & Mrs. Mark Golden Sr and family (01/20/2018 4:24 am)

Our family sends their condolence . We Love you and will continue to lift you up in our prayers.

Francesca Savoy (01/20/2018 2:01 am)

It breaks my heart to see him go. But I know he is in a better place and is with family. I will truly miss him. I will not forget the memories we have made. The long talks and and laughters we shared. The events that he came to for me and my siblings, he was there for everything. Even during and after my father passing he was still there. I loved and thank him every time. Uncle Emile was a very great person. A man with a heart of gold. And to my family I pray god gives you the strength and peace to get through this I love you all.. And I love you Uncle Emile

Cindy Leger Hart (01/20/2018 1:59 am)

It sadden our hearts when we lose a loved one. We your Leger Family in Opelousas are are sadden. You are in our thoughts and prayers.

Sierra Papillion Stevens (01/20/2018 1:13 am)

I remember Uncle Emile ever since I was a little girl. His smile & laugh was unforgettable! Although distance has a way of dividing relationships with others, I’m grateful to have had the opportunity to see and visit with you & the family a few months ago! The last memory I will have of you is the picture I took of you smiling. Mama, Patrick, Patrice, Renee, Lil Emile, Cheryl, & Mark you all are in my prayers! I Love You All! My Deepest Sympathy, Sierra “SANDY” Papillion Stevens

Angela Savoy Breaux (01/19/2018 3:15 pm)

To my family, I never really visited Uncle Emile much but when he came around he always made us smile whether it was from kind words or a silly joke. He always wore a smile. My prayers are with the entire family at this time. Love you uncle Emile. You will truly be missed! Your niece, Angela