John Gerald Tullier
January 27, 1942 – July 4, 2018
John G. "Buddy" Tullier, a native of Sorrento and resident of St. Amant, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, July 4, 2018, at the age of 76. John, also known as "Smooth," retired from Honeywell after over 30 years of service as a plant operator. He enjoyed keeping busy and spending time outside. Buddy was a very generous person with a kind heart and gentle spirit. He was a problem solver who enjoyed fixing things. He is survived by his wife, Betty A. Savoy Tullier; children, Dana Tullier Coleman, Taryn T. Rouillier and Jeff, Scharmion T. Pape, and John G. Tullier Jr.; stepchildren, Stephanie Savoy Conerly and Ricky J. Savoy; grandchildren, Lorenda R. Deliphose, Tameca Christoff, Jeffrey Rouillier Jr., Timothy Pape Jr., and Nicolas Pape; step-grandchildren, Rachel and Erin Conerly, Wyatt and Morgan Savoy, Lauren LeBlanc; 9 great-grandchildren; sisters, Elsie Singletary and Margaret Tullier. Buddy is preceded in death by his parents, Bertha and Raymond Tullier; wife of 50 years, Mae Doris Tullier; siblings, Myrtle Cormier, Mallory Swanson, and Clayton Tuiller; nephews, Michael Watson and Bryan Swanson. Visitation will be held at Ourso Funeral Home in Gonzales on Friday, July 6, 2018, from 5pm until 9pm and will resume on Saturday, July 7, 2018, at St. Anne in Sorrento from 9am until Mass of Christian Burial at 11am. Entombment at Holy Rosary Mausoleum. John Tullier Jr., Jeffrey Rouillier Sr., Jeffrey Rouillier Jr., Timothy Pape Jr., Nicolas Pape, Michael Letulle, Michael Christoff Jr., and James Delphose will serve as pallbearers. The family would like to give a special thanks to the Doctors and staff at Our Lady of the Lake MICU for their compassion and care. To offer condolences to the family, please visit www.oursofh.com. Ourso Funeral Home of Gonzales is in charge of arrangements.
- Visitation Friday, July 6, 2018
- Visitation Saturday, July 7, 2018
- Funeral Mass Saturday, July 7, 2018