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Evangeline Funeral Home

107 S Corner Street, Delcambre, LA

OBITUARY

Robert Marion Morvant Sr.

September 24, 1944August 24, 2020
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DELCAMBRE – A Funeral Service will be held for Robert Marion Morvant, Sr., age 75, at 11:00 am Monday, August 31, 2020 at Evangeline Funeral Home with Deacon Timothy Marcantel officiating. Burial will follow at Our Lady of the Lake Mausoleum.

Visitation will be held on Sunday from 2:00 pm until 9:00 pm at Evangeline Funeral Home. A rosary will be prayed at 6:00 pm. The funeral home will reopen on Monday at 8:00 am until service time.

A native of Vermilion Parish and resident of Delcambre, Mr. Morvant passed away at 10:08 pm on Monday, August 24, 2020 at Abbeville General Hospital.

Mr. Morvant was employed with Vermilion Parish Sheriff Dept. for more than 14 years where he served as a custodian. He loved working with his hands and was an excellent wood worker. He owned a chair factory and crafted wooden rockers and chairs. He volunteered his time with Cajun Youth Sports for many years and loved spending time with his family.

He is survived by his wife of more than 50 years, Florence Vice Morvant of Delcambre; one daughter, Danielle Trahan and husband Chad of Delcambre; two sons, Robert Morvant, Jr. and wife Mystie of New Iberia and Ricky Movant of Nunez; twelve grandchildren, Aaron Trahan and Kaitlynn, Kyle Trahan and Raquel, Bailee Trahan, Krislyn Morvant and Bowie, Nikita Comeaux and Marcus, Tiffany Hanks and Joseph, Chris Duhon and Christina, Courtney Duhon and Jamie, Lindsey McDonald and John, Sydnie Whitman, Kenzi Whitman and Angel Morvant; eight great grandchildren, Asher Trahan, Archer Trahan, Zo’wee Morvant, Laynee Comeaux, Layne Comeaux, Cameron Hanks, Demi Duhon and Christiana Duhon and two sisters, Wilda Thibodeaux of Delcambre and Mary Champagne of St. Martinville.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Willie and Lillian Mergist Morvant; one brother, Michael Morvant and one sister, Gloria Segura.

Pallbearers will be Aaron Trahan, Kyle Trahan, Willie Morvant, Marcus Comeaux, Carrol Schexnayder and Troy Morvant.

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

Evangeline Funeral Home of Delcambre is in charge of arrangements.

  • FAMILY

  • Florence Vice Morvant, Wife
  • Danielle Trahan (Chad), Daughter
  • Robert Morvant, Jr. (Mystie), Son
  • Ricky Morvant, Son
  • Aaron Trahan, Grandchild
  • Kyle Trahan, Grandchild
  • Bailee Trahan, Grandchild
  • Krislyn Morvant, Grandchild
  • Nikita Comeaux, Grandchild
  • Tiffany Hanks, Grandchild
  • Chris Duhon, Grandchild
  • Courtney Duhon, Grandchild
  • Lindsey McDonald, Grandchild
  • Sydnie Whitman, Grandchild
  • Kenzie Whitman, Grandchild
  • Angel Morvant, Grandchild
  • Asher Trahan, Great Grandchild
  • Archer Trahan, Great Grandchild
  • Zo'wee Morvant, Great Grandchild
  • Laynee Comeaux, Great Grandchild
  • Layne Comeaux, Great Grandchild
  • Cameron Hanks, Great Grandchild
  • Demi Duhon, Great Grandchild
  • Christiana Duhon, Great Grandchild
  • Wilda Thibodeaux, Sister
  • Mary Champagne, Sister
  • Michael Morvant, Brother (deceased)
  • Willie & Lillian Mergist Morvant, Parents (deceased)
  • Gloria Segura, Sister (deceased)

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  • PALLBEARERS

  • Aaron Trahan, Active
  • Kyle Trahan, Active
  • Willie Morvant, Active
  • Marcus Comeaux, Active
  • Carrol Schexnayder, Active
  • Troy Morvant, Active

Services

  • Visitation

    Sunday, August 30, 2020

  • Rosary

    Sunday, August 30, 2020

  • Visitation

    Monday, August 31, 2020

  • Funeral Service

    Monday, August 31, 2020

Memories

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Danielle Trahan

August 30, 2020

Melissa Gary

August 29, 2020

He was a loving caring landlord RIP poppy were the best land lord

Cynthia Manuel

August 26, 2020

Dear Danielle, Mrs. Morvant and all in the family,
Our deepest condolences to you and your family . May God give you the strength to hold through this very tough time. May his soul Rest In Peace.
Love Dr. Powlin and Mrs. Cynthia Manuel

Becky Dees

August 25, 2020

Aunt Florence(Pouppy)and family,so sorry for your loss.
Thoughts and prayers going y'all way.
Love y'all💔

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DELCAMBRE – A Funeral Service will be held for Robert Marion Morvant, Sr., age 75, at 11:00 am Monday, August 31, 2020 at Evangeline Funeral Home with Deacon Timothy Marcantel officiating. Burial will follow at Our Lady of the Lake Mausoleum.

Visitation will be held on Sunday from 2:00 pm until 9:00 pm at Evangeline Funeral Home. The funeral home will reopen on Monday at 8:00 am until service time.

A native of Vermilion Parish and resident of Delcambre, Mr. Morvant passed away at 10:08 pm on Monday, August 24, 2020 at Abbeville General Hospital.

Mr. Morvant was employed with Vermilion Parish Sheriff Dept. for more than 14 years where he served as a custodian. He loved working with his hands and was an excellent wood worker. He owned a chair factory and crafted wooden rockers and chairs.
He volunteered his time with Cajun Youth Sports for many years and loved spending time with his family.

He is survived by his wife of more than 50 years, Florence Vice Morvant of Delcambre; one daughter, Danielle Trahan and husband Chad of Delcambre; two sons, Robert Morvant, Jr. and wife Mystie of New Iberia and Ricky Movant of Nunez; twelve grandchildren, Aaron Trahan and Kaitlynn, Kyle Trahan and Raquel, Bailee Trahan, Krislyn Morvant and Bowie, Nikita Comeaux and Marcus, Tiffany Hanks and Joseph, Chris Duhon and Christina, Courtney Duhon and Jamie, Lindsey McDonald and John, Sydnie Whitman, Kenzi Whitman and Angel Morvant; eight great grandchildren, Asher Trahan, Archer Trahan, Zo’wee Morvant, Laynee Comeaux, Layne Comeaux, Cameron Hanks, Demi Duhon and Christiana Duhon and two sisters, Wilda Thibodeaux of Delcambre and Mary Champagne of St. Martinville.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Willie and Lillian Mergist Morvant; one brother, Michael Morvant and one sister, Gloria Segura.

Pallbearers will be Aaron Trahan, Kyle Trahan, Willie Morvant, Marcus Comeaux, Carrol Schexnayder and Troy Morvant.

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

Evangeline Funeral Home of Delcambre is in charge of arrangements.

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