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Evangeline Funeral Home

107 S Corner Street, Delcambre, LA

OBITUARY

Chris Ray "Mustang" Barras

November 28, 1956March 11, 2020
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DELCAMBRE – A Mass of Christian Burial will be conducted for Chris Ray Barras, age 63, at 10:00 am Saturday, March 14, 2020 at Our Lady of the Lake Catholic Church with Fr. Buddy Breaux officiating. Interment will be held privately at a later date.

Visitation will be held from 4:00 pm until 9:00 pm on Friday with a Rosary at 7:00 pm. The funeral home will reopen at 8:00 am on Saturday until service time.

A native of Delcambre and resident of Lafayette, Mr. Barras passed away at 2:30 pm on Wednesday, March 11, 2020 at his residence.

Chris had the nickname given to him by his father, “Green Frog”, along with “Mustang” and “Marsh Grass Dundee”. He enjoyed being outdoors and spending time in the marsh. He was a graduate of Delcambre High School and worked in the oilfield for many years. Chris loved spending time with family and friends enjoying music and festivals.

He is survived by his three daughters, Hallie Jo Rivera and Ben of Maurice; Kristin Michelle Barras and Brock Broussard of Lafayette and Michelle Elise Barras of Lafayette; his mother, Florence “Flo” Migues Barras; one sister, Paula B. Vinet and Toby; two brothers, Ronnie Barras and Gwen and Kenny Barras and Lili Dell; sister in law, Pam Barras all of Delcambre; and his grandchildren, Gavin Rivera; Rylan Rivera and Bodhi Broussard who will arrive in April.

He was preceded in death by his father, Palmer Barras and one brother, Joey James Barras.

Pallbearers will be Jan Trahan, Zach Trahan, Kimeral Hebert, Reece Blakely, Art Delcambre and Carl LeBlanc.

To view on-line obituary, video tribute and sign the guest register, please visit www.evangelinefuneralhome.com.

Evangeline Funeral Homes, Inc. of Delcambre is in charge of arrangements.

  • FAMILY

  • Hallie Jo Rivera & Ben, Daughter
  • Krstin Michelle Barra & Brock Broussard, Daughter
  • Michelle Elise Barras, Daughter
  • Florence "Flo" Migues Barras, Mother
  • Paula B. Vinet & Toby, Sister
  • Ronnie Barras & Gwen, Brother
  • Kenny Barras & Lili Dell, Brother
  • Pam Barras, Sister in law
  • Palmer R. Barras, Father
  • Joey James Barras, Brother (deceased)
  • He is also survived by his grandchildren, Gavin Rivera, Rylan Rivera and Bodhi Broussard who will arrive in April.

Services

  • Mass of Christian Burial Saturday, March 14, 2020
  • Visitation Friday, March 13, 2020
  • Rosary Friday, March 13, 2020
  • Visitation Saturday, March 14, 2020

Memories

Chris Ray "Mustang" Barras

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Barbara Laviolette

March 16, 2020

His smile could brighten a classroom. Prayers for all of the family.

Jimmy Magette

March 13, 2020

So sorry to hear this news. Chris was a good friend to many, and he will be missed. Prayers for his family and friends.

Ginger Delcambre

March 13, 2020

To all the Family of Chris,
Our hearts and prayers are with you.
Chis was such a sweet young man.
Remembering when we all road bikes
together when we were young and
how much he would make us
laugh. He will truly be missed.
Ginger Delcambre
Mr Dalton Delcambre's Daughter

Miles & Lynette Peterson

March 13, 2020

We are so sorry to hear of your loss. Chris was a good friend and and always had time to talk with my dad, something my dad truly needed and enjoyed. He was funny and always seemed to have a smile on his face. My husband and I loved having him visit. We are heartbroken. He will be missed dearly. Our prayers and thoughts are with his family and friends.

Tammy Waits Bertrand

March 12, 2020

My heart is broken for the family. Chris was a wonderful person full of life. ... he will live forever in my heart......God rest his soul....till we meet again.....#classof76

Paul Falgout

March 12, 2020

Just wanted to say I have so many great shared memories of Chris from childhood, high school, and adulthood. Many good times and not so good times. I’m going to miss you brother, save me a spot. Until we meet again.

Paul

Dena Deblanc

March 12, 2020

Sending my heart and thoughts out the the family and friends of Mr. Chris..may god help guide maw flo with this tragic lost of her son..may he rest in peace..so sorry for yall lost..

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Biography

DELCAMBRE – A Mass of Christian Burial will be conducted for Chris Ray Barras, age 63, at 10:00 am Saturday, March 14, 2020 at Our Lady of the Lake Catholic Church with Fr. Buddy Breaux officiating. Interment will be held privately at a later date.

Visitation will be held from 4:00 pm until 9:00 pm on Friday with a Rosary at 7:00 pm. The funeral home will reopen at 8:00 am on Saturday until service time.

A native of Delcambre and resident of Lafayette, Mr. Barras passed away at 2:30 pm on Wednesday, March 11, 2020 at his residence.

Chris had the nickname given to him by his father, “Green Frog”, along with “Mustang” and “Marsh Grass Dundee”. He enjoyed being outdoors and spending time in the marsh. He was a graduate of Delcambre High School and worked in the oilfield for many years. Chris loved spending time with family and friends enjoying music and festivals.

He is survived by his three daughters, Hallie Jo Rivera and Ben of Maurice; Kristin Michelle Barras and Brock Broussard of Lafayette and Michelle Elise Barras of Lafayette; his mother, Florence “Flo” Migues Barras; one sister, Paula B. Vinet and Toby; two brothers, Ronnie Barras and Gwen and Kenny Barras and Lili Dell; sister in law, Pam Barras all of Delcambre; and his grandchildren, Gavin Rivera; Rylan Rivera and Bodhi Broussard who will arrive in April.

He was preceded in death by his father, Palmer Barras and one brother, Joey James Barras.

Pallbearers will be Jan Trahan, Zach Trahan, Kimeral Hebert, Reece Blakely, Art Delcambre and Carl LeBlanc.

To view on-line obituary, video tribute and sign the guest register, please visit www.evangelinefuneralhome.com.

Evangeline Funeral Homes, Inc. of Delcambre is in charge of arrangements.