J. E. Hixson & Sons

3001 Ryan Street, Lake Charles, LA


John Robert "JR" Hebert

December 19, 1928August 29, 2019

John Robert "JR" Hebert, age 90, of Lake Charles, Louisiana passed away on Thursday, August 29, 2019. John was born December 19, 1928 in Bell City, LA.

John proudly served his country in the US Navy in WWII. His love of flying led him on many adventures.

He is preceded in death by his wife, of 50 years, Mildred Foshee Hebert, parents, Aleba and Alzena Hebert, a brother, Alvin Hebert, and a sister, Mary Alma Hebert.

Survivors include a son, John Kelly Hebert and wife, Sue of Duncan, Oklahoma; a daughter, Tiffany Fournet and husband, Rocke of Lake Charles; five grandchildren, Chris Caire, John Lee Hebert, Shayne Smith, Amy Green, and Cooper Fournet; eight great-grandchildren; and five great-great-grandchildren.

Visitation will be held 8:30 - 10:30 a.m. Sunday, September 1, 2019 at Hixson Funeral Home in Lake Charles.

In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the BINGO Fund at Southwest LA Veterans Home, 1610 Evangeline Road, Jennings, LA. 70546.

Fond memories and expressions of sympathy may be shared at www.JEHixson.com for the Hebert family.


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John Robert "JR" Hebert

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James Overstreet

September 5, 2019

I just found out of your dads passing. So sorry for you and family. He was a great guy and great pilot. I will miss him as I know you will.
Jim Overstreet