Robert Joseph Broussard

June 22, 1936, June 02, 2019

Robert Broussard

Robert Joseph Broussard, 82, of Winnie, died Sunday, June 2, 2019, at Harbor Hospice, Beaumont. He was born to Louise Guidry and Donat Broussard, on June 22, 1936, in Lake Arthur, Louisiana. Robert was a retired dragline operator.

He is survived by his daughters, Patricia Revia and her husband, Ike; Peggy Simon and her husband, Mike; and Sable Touchet and her husband, Randy, all of Winnie; son, Shannon Broussard and his wife, Rose, of Spring; son-in-law, Donald Savoie, Sr.; fourteen grandchildren; and eighteen great-grandchildren.

Robert is preceded in death by his children, Lena Broussard, Michael James Broussard, and Gayla Savoie; wife, Barbara Broussard; sisters, Mildred Lopez and Gladys Lulu; and brother, Melton Broussard.

A Rosary for Mr. Broussard will be recited at 5:00 p.m., with a gathering to follow, Wednesday, June 5, 2019, at Broussard’s, 134 West Buccaneer Drive, Winnie. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 1:00 p.m., Thursday, June 6, 2019, at St. Louis Catholic Church, 315 West Buccaneer Drive, Winnie, with his interment to follow at Fairview Cemetery, Winnie.

Memorial contributions may be made to Knights of Columbus #3452, St. Louis Catholic Church, 315 West Buccaneer Drive, Winnie, Texas 77665.

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Rosary, Gathering to Follow
Broussard's Mortuary - Winnie
134 W. Buccaneer Drive- Winnie, TX 77665
Wednesday, June 05, 2019
5:00 p.m.
Mass of Christian Burial
St. Louis Catholic Church
315 W. Buccaneer Drive Winnie, TX 77665
Thursday, June 06, 2019
1:00 p.m.
Interment
Fairview Cemetery
223 Cemetery Dr Winnie, TX 77665

Comments (9)

  • Evelyn Gilbert

    05 June 2019 at 18:12 | #

    Robert will be missed by so many people...... He loved his family so very much.... when he would run into family and friends he always had a big smile on his face and gave the biggest bear hugs❤. He had a heart of gold and was always ready to help anyone at any time....... He was a very special man....... My heart goes out to his children and grandchildren....God bless you all and may He comfort you and give you His peace..

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  • Kimberly Glenn ( Wilkins)

    05 June 2019 at 00:18 | #

    I am so sorry Broussards kids and family. Your dad and grandpa was great man

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  • Paula Gray Butcher

    04 June 2019 at 23:30 | #

    In September 2014, Robert reached out to my mother, Lillian Bertrand Gray, his high school sweetheart, and quickly rekindled their relationship. They were married on 3/28/2015 after being apart for 60 years, and it was a pleasure to meet Robert, his son Shannon and daughter Sable. He moved to Kenner, LA and our family spent the next 3 ½ years getting to know Robert as a caring and attentive husband to our mom. Our family grew closer to him as we prayed for and cared for him each time he was hospitalized. Unfortunately, it became more of a struggle/strain as their health declined. Our family has missed Robert since his return to TX to allow his family to care for him, as we care for our mom. We pray that God comforts everyone who is suffering with a broken heart as Robert rests in the Lord.

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  • Brandy Lang

    04 June 2019 at 21:47 | #

    We're missing you. You always welcomed me with your smile and hug. All your kindnesses are stored in my heart. God keep you safe.

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  • Marie Fulton

    04 June 2019 at 21:16 | #

    The best uncle anyone could ask for. He's left behind such beautiful memories. A gentle soul who I will miss forever. I wish I could be there with y'all. Love to all ❤

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  • Chantel R Savoie

    04 June 2019 at 17:55 | #

    Such a sweet soul and heart of gold, I will our chats and your warm, loving hugs. Thoughts and prayers are with you all. Sending all my love

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  • Melissa Granger

    04 June 2019 at 16:38 | #

    Sweet Uncle Robert, always so kind, I loved spending the night at their house with all my cousins, Now Uncle Robert and Aunt Bobbie are together for eternity!, love all of you❤

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  • Donna Stegall

    04 June 2019 at 15:52 | #

    Mr. Broussard was an amazing soul, and the father of an amazing heartfelt family. Peace and blessings.

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  • Donald Savoie Sr.

    04 June 2019 at 12:14 | #

    A great man, with a heart of gold. R.I.P.. father-in- law. Thoughts and prayers for the family.

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