OBITUARY

Dorsey J. "Dado" Barras Jr.

October 21, 1962August 24, 2012

NEW IBERIA – Funeral services will be celebrated for Dorsey J. “Dado” Barras, Jr., age 49, at 11:00 AM on Tuesday, August 28, 2012 at Evangeline Funeral Home. Deacon Patrick Burke will officiate. Interment will follow in St. Bernard Cemetery #2 in Breaux Bridge.

A gathering of family and friends will be held at Evangeline Funeral Home of New Iberia on Tuesday from 8:00 am until services.

Dorsey was born October 21, 1962 to Dorsey and Joyce Domingue Barras, Sr. in Lafayette and passed away Friday, August 24, 2012 in New Iberia.

Known by family and friends as “Dado”, Dorsey was mechanic with Arceneaux Ford in New Iberia for over 27 years. He enjoyed being outdoors, and spent many memorable times camping and cooking for his family. He will be missed dearly by all who knew and loved him.

Survivors include his children, D.J. Barras, III, John Barras, and Kristy Barras all of New Iberia, and Matthew and Derick Barras of St. Martinville; four grandchildren, Rya Thibodeaux, Kinland Barras, Dakota Barras, and Khloe Gaspard; his former wife, Sheila Rebert Gardner of St. Martinville; three brothers, Robert Barras of Breaux Bridge, Eric Barras of Cecilia, and Raymond Barras of St. Martinville; and numerous nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

Pallbearers will be D. J. Barras, III, John Barras, Matthew Barras, Robert Barras, Eric Barras, and Joshua Gaspard.

Honorary pallbearers will be Derick Barras, and Raymond Barras.

To view the online obituary, video tribute, and sign the guestbook, please visit www.evangelinefuneralhome.com

Evangeline Funeral Home of New Iberia is in charge of arrangements.

Services

  • Funeral Service Tuesday, August 28, 2012
  • Visitation Tuesday, August 28, 2012
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Crystal Domingue Castille

September 3, 2012

RIP Dado. You will be truly missed. U will always be in our hearts. My prayers go out to his kids. May god be with them all.

Jandi Domingue

August 31, 2012

To my cousins I am sorry about your loss :,(. You guys are in ma prayers.

TRUDY THERIOT

August 28, 2012

TO THE BARRAS FAMILY I AM SO SORRY FOR THE LOST OF YOUR FATHER.DORSEY WAS SUCH A GOOD HEARTED PERSON MY HEART GOES OUT TOO THE ENTIRE FAMILY.DORSEY I WILL MISS YOU DEEPLY.LOVE YOU ALWAYS.

faith Trosclair Self

August 28, 2012

Love you parrain, you were a good man! I wish I could be there but you know my heart. Rest In Peace!

Aunt Tut

August 27, 2012

So sorry for you'll lose, wish I could have been closer; please know that my heart is with you all and I'm praying for you all. That through Jesus, you all will be able to have peace; he is not in any pain; he is at peace with Christ. Love you all very much. Will come by when I come back home.

Mark Schouest Jr

August 27, 2012

My thoughts and prayers go out to the family.

rickey collins

August 27, 2012

rip

Carla Toucheck

August 27, 2012

Sorry for y'all loss. Thoughts and prayers for the whole family.

Donna Schouest Chimeno

August 27, 2012

My thoughts and prayers are with you.

John Barras

August 27, 2012

Love you pop.... Wish you coulda stayed a little longer but I guess it was your time. :.( Imma stay strong for the boys and kristy and Barras but idk how long I'll be able too, I wanna break so bad but I'm trying to control it!!! Please help us in this time of need. We love you pop!!