Richard "Sos" James Touchet

April 14, 1966November 21, 2021

NEW IBERIA - Richard James Touchet, age 55, known by his family and friends as "Sos", a native of New Iberia and a resident of Landmark of Acadiana Nursing Home since March of 2021, departed this life in the morning hours on Sunday, November 21, 2021 while at Landmark. Richard now finds the peace and comfort of eternal rest in God's hands.

To abide by Richard's wishes, there will be no services. However, interment will take place at a later date at Holy Family Cemetery in New Iberia.

Richard was a loving son, brother, and uncle. He will be dearly missed by all that loved and knew him. He leaves behind to cherish fond memories of his life, sisters, Tammy Touchet Picard (Roy), Tina Touchet Tenney (Preston), and Evia Touchet Disch (Patrick).

He will be dearly missed by his step-father, Ronald Clark; step-brother, Rusty Clark; numerous nephews and nieces; aunts, uncles, cousins, friends; and by his beloved best friend, his little dog, Muttley.

Richard was preceded in death by his paternal grandparents, Rene and Edith Dore Touchet; maternal grandparents, Sosthene and Electa Benoit Landry; parents, Francis Joseph Touchet and Rita Mae Landry Touchet Clark; brother, Rickey James Touchet; nephew, Keith Viator; and many other family members.

Family and friends are encouraged to share their memories online and/or express condolences by visiting Richard's memorial page at

Evangeline Funeral Homes, Inc. of New Iberia is in charge of arrangements.


  • Tammy Touchet Picard (Roy), Sister
  • Tina Touchet Tenney (Preston), Sister
  • Evia Touchet Disch (Patrick), Sister
  • Ronald Clark, Step Father
  • Rusty Clark, Step Brother
  • Rene and Edith Dore Touchet, Paternal Grandparents (deceased)
  • Sosthene and Electa Benoit Landry, Maternal Grandparents (deceased)
  • Francis Touchet, Father (deceased)
  • Rita Mae Landry Touchet Clark, Mother (deceased)
  • Rickey James Touchet, Brother (deceased)
  • Keith Viator, Nephew (deceased)
  • Richardalso leaves behind to cherish his memorynumerous nephews and nieces; aunts, uncles, cousins, friends; and by his beloved best friend, his little dog, Muttley.


No public services are scheduled at this time. Receive a notification when services are updated.


Richard "Sos" James Touchet

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Sondra Pisani

November 23, 2021

I new Ricard since we were kids, always funny and wonderful smiles and kind hearted and time passed we got older and I ran into him one night, we hung out with other friends. I was at my worst , going through hard times and he supported me and was such and amazing friend. Thank you my friend when I think of you I smile knowing I was blessed to be a part of your life. Rest In Peace you will truly be missed.

Marvin Milliman

November 23, 2021

Sos, you will always be my brother no matter how far we are apart. We have been through to many good times for it not to be that way. So fly high and give everybody hugs from me and give moms a kiss and tell her I love her. RIP

Ronald Touchet

November 23, 2021

Fly high Sos yโ€™all are playing dat Accordion ๐Ÿช— and rejoicing with family and friends uncle Dennis, uncle Louis Ricky and your dad uncle Francis tell Ricky to play a good one for me love ๐Ÿ’• cuz
Ps. Give everyone my Rip.

Dianne Luce

November 22, 2021

RIP Sweetheart
I will always love you.
Fly high babe