Don Allen Breaux, Sr., 86, a resident of Lake Charles passed from this life onto his eternal reward on September 14, 2019 in a local care facility.
Don was a loving husband, father, grandfather, and great-grandfather. He was self-employed all of his life as a painter. He graduated from Lagrange High School in 1951 and was a boxer who won numerous awards and titles. Don Allen loved to laugh, make others laugh, had a memorable sense of humor, enjoyed food of all sorts, and was the best dancer on the dance floor. He was an avid football fan and was devoted to the New Orleans Saints.
Mr. Breaux is preceded in death by his parents, Lloyd R. Breaux, Sr. and Lucille Hebert Breaux, and brother Lloyd “Bubba” Breaux, Jr.
Don leaves to cherish his memory his loving wife of 67 years, Nina “Mickey” Russell Breaux; two daughters, Penne Britt and husband Perry and Kelly Breaux ; son, Don Allen Breaux, Jr. and wife Sherrie; grandchildren: Meghan Davis and husband Philip, Jessica Breaux, Lance Leis, and Logan Leis; great grandchildren, Kayleigh Davis, Laney Davis, and Edison Leis.
The family will receive friends on Monday, September 16, 2019 from 4:00 PM until 8:00 PM in the chapel of Lakeside Funeral Home. Visitation will continue on Tuesday, September 17, 2019 from 9:00 AM until time of service. Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, September 17, 2019 at 10:30 AM in the chapel of Lakeside Funeral Home. Pastor Paula Raley is to officiate. Burial will follow in Highland Memory Gardens with military honors.
The family would like to express their sincerest appreciation to the staff of Brookdale Assisted Living and Amedisys Hospice.
Memories and words of comfort may be shared with the family at www.lakesidefh.com