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Glynn "Pookie" Anthony Benoit

Monday, December 16th, 1968 - Saturday, July 6th, 2019
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Glynn Anthony Benoit, 50, a native of Westlake, LA and resident of Dennison, TX passed from this life on July 6, 2019 surrounded by his family.

“Pookie” as he was known by his family and close friends was always a child at heart. Pookie was an amazing dad, loving son, and great grandfather. He lived his life to its fullest. He loved to ride bikes, working on bikes, and being at the BMX Track. He gave the gift of life through organ donation and saved and enhanced many lives through his final act of kindness.

He is preceded in death by his maternal grandparents, Dallance and Alice Roy Manuel, paternal grandparents, Elton and June LeJeune Benoit; uncle, Craig Manuel, and aunt, Sylvia Faye Benoit.

Glynn leaves to cherish his memory his children; Joel Benoit and wife Santana, Jordan Benoit and wife Hannah, Shelby Benoit and fiancé Terry Bilbo, and Broden Benoit; mother, Teena Benoit; father, Glynn Abel Benoit; nine grandchildren: Khiara, Kyce, Karter, Rhiana, Brilyn, Jordan, Adalynn, Demi’lynn, and Kinsleigh; sisters, Kelli Mims and husband Mike, Lacey Guillory and husband Nick, Jessica Henson and fiance’ Logan Gandy; brother, Christopher Benoit and Caroline, and a host of aunts, uncles, and cousins.

The family will receive friends on Wednesday, July 10, 2019 from 10:00 AM until time of service in the chapel of Lakeside Funeral Home of Lake Charles. Funeral services will be held at 6:00 PM at the funeral home. Rev. Gary Evers is to officiate. Cremation has been entrusted to Lakeside Funeral Home.

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  • Visitation

    Wednesday, July 10th, 2019 | 10:00am - 6:00pm
    Wednesday, July 10th, 2019 10:00am - 6:00pm
    Lakeside Funeral Home
    340 East Prien Lake Road
    Lake Charles, LA 70601
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  • Service

    Wednesday, July 10th, 2019 | 6:00pm
    Wednesday, July 10th, 2019 6:00pm
    Lakeside Funeral Home
    340 East Prien Lake Road
    Lake Charles, LA 70601
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  • Interment

    Cremation has been entrusted to Lakeside Funeral Home
    340 East Prien Lake Road
    Lake Charles, Louisiana 70601
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Posted at 11:01am
My sincere condolences to the family at this difficult time. May you all seek God for comfort, peace, strength and support (2 Cor 1:3).

The Gartrell family

Posted at 08:21pm
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Posted at 02:45pm
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Posted at 09:03pm
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Khiara Benoit

Posted at 08:14pm
Pawpaw pookie I never imagined this day would come💔 I never imagined would be typing this so early😭 but I guess god had the best plan for you and I trust him😭 I will forever miss you and always love you ~ your oldest grandchild khi💔😭 R•I•P😭

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