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Kay Boykin Babin

July 26, 1936April 28, 2021
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Kay Boykin Babin, a beloved husband, father, grandfather, great grandfather, brother and friend passed away peacefully on Wednesday, April 28, 2021. Kay was born on July 26, 1936 in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. Kay was a graduate of Catholic High School in 1954 and Louisiana State University in 1968. After college Kay was employed with Vulcan Chemical where he retired. He was a member of the St. Theresa Knights of Columbus Council #2657 and a member of the 4th Degree Knight Assembly Monsieur Leiux #2052, he was a past Grand Knight and he held multiple offices. His faith and devotion shined through all aspects of his life. Kay enjoyed going to all LSU games and was a season ticket holder for 60 years. He is preceded in death by his parents, Jesse C. and Elma Gautreau Babin; his favorite aunt, Eva Gautreau Mott. He is survived by his wife of 61 years, Mary Gibson Rogers Babin; daughter, MaryKay Babin Richardson (Jordy); grandchildren, Jordan Richardson and Keli Richardson Boudreaux (Grant); great grandchildren, Noah “Graham” and Burke Kay Boudreaux; brother, Ben Babin, Sr. (Mona). Family and friends of Kay are invited to attend the Visitation on Monday, May 3, 2021 at Ourso Funeral Home-Gonzales from 8am to 10:30am with a Mass of Christian Burial to follow at ST. JOHN CATHOLIC CHURCH-PRAIRIEVILLE at 11am. Interment: Hope Haven Memorial Garden-Gonzales.

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  • He is survived by his wife of 61 years, Mary Gibson Rogers Babin; daughter, MaryKay Babin Richardson (Jordy); grandchildren, Jordan Richardson and Keli Richardson Boudreaux (Grant); great grandchildren, Noah “Graham” and Burke Kay Boudreaux; brother, Ben Babin, Sr. (Mona).

Services

  • Visitation

    Monday, May 3, 2021

  • Mass of Christian Burial

    Monday, May 3, 2021

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Dana Duplessis

May 4, 2021

My deepest condolences to Mr Kay’s family! Such a wonderful man! I just know that he is dancing to “Honey Hush” and listening to some of his favorite tunes up there!

Tom & Carroll Corona

April 30, 2021

As a member of the 1954 graduating class, I am saddened to hear of Kay’s passing.
Carroll and I have fond memories of our golf outings and numerous get-to-gathers. He will be sorely missed. Our prayers are with the entire family.

Vic & Dianne Bourque

April 30, 2021

Your family will be in our thoughts and prayers during this difficult time. He was such a nice person.



Vic & Dianne Bourque

Nina Richey

April 29, 2021

So very sorry for your loss. Kay was always so nice to be around. Prayers for you Mary and all of the rest of the family.

Lloyd & Sharon Hebert

April 29, 2021

We are so very sorry for your loss. Prayers to all of the family.

Denise Sinquefield

April 29, 2021

So very sorry to hear of Mr. Kay’s passing. He was such a sweet man.

Joey Rome

April 29, 2021

He was a prince of a guy. I was with him from high school to college.

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