Linda Lucille Brasseux

November 18, 1944November 14, 2020

Linda Lucille Brasseux, 75, formerly of Lake Charles, LA was called home to our Lord and Savior on November 14, 2020. She was born in Gilmer, TX on November 18, 1944 to Melvin and Thelma Thompson. She retired from Walmart after 15 years of employment. Linda was an avid reader and really enjoyed reading about the Civil War. In addition, she loved cooking, baking, and adored spending as much time as she could with her daughter and grandchildren (whom her world revolved around). She was preceded in death by her parents; sister, Betty Lively; and brother, Floyd Thompson. Survivors include: her daughter, Katrina Pokluda and husband Allan of Seadrift; grandson, Brent Carpenter and his fiancé Tayler of Lake Jackson; granddaughters, Mikaela Morris and husband Nathan, and Kaitlin Pokluda. She is also survived by her three great-grandchildren, Khloe, Harper and Greyson; brother, Jerry Thompson and wife Sue; along with numerous nieces and nephews. Visitation will be held Saturday, November 21, 2020 from 9-10 a.m. at the First Baptist Church in Seadrift. Funeral services will follow at 10 a.m. with Rev. Randy Samuels officiating (please wear pink in honor of Breast Cancer awareness). Burial will follow in Seadrift Cemetery. Pallbearers are Brent Carpenter, Nathan Morris, Gary Lively, Chris Lively, Jody Davis, and George Davis. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be given to the church, American Cancer Society, or American Heart Association. Words of comfort may be shared with the family at


  • Melvin Thompson, Father (deceased)
  • Thelma McCellon Thompson, Mother (deceased)
  • Katrina Pokluda and husband Allan, Daughter and Son-in-law
  • Brent Carpenter and his fiance' Tayler, Grandson and his fiance'
  • Mikaela Morris and husband Nathan, Granddaughter and her husband
  • Kaitlin Pokluda, Granddaughter
  • Jerry Thompson and wife Sue, Brother and Sister-in-law
  • Floyd Thompson, Brother (deceased)
  • Betty Lively, Sister (deceased)
  • Mrs. Brasseux also leaves behind 3 great-grandchildren, Khole, Harper, and Greyson along with numerous nieces and nephews to cherish his memory.

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  • Brent Carpenter
  • Nathan Morris
  • Gary Lively
  • Chris Lively
  • Jody Davis
  • George Davis

  • First Baptist Church of Seadrift
  • American Cancer Society
  • American Heart Association


  • Visitation

    Saturday, November 21, 2020

  • Funeral Service

    Saturday, November 21, 2020

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Louise Williams

November 21, 2020

I will cherish the short time I had to spend with Linda. We had a good conversation the Saturday we went shopping for Greyson. She loved her family and grands so much. It was very evident in her speech. She will be missed.

Kay Taylor

November 17, 2020

Such a beautiful lady inside and out . She made the best desserts ever. What a pleasure to get to know her. My heart breaks for You all . Keeping you in my thoughts and prayers!
Love y’all bunches ❤️

Jamey DeBruin

November 17, 2020

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Jamey DeBruin

November 17, 2020

My Second Mother. I am heartbroken now, and also so thankful for the love you gave me. Your patience and guidance forever molded my life. Thank you for being such a kind and loving person and for setting such a wonderful example for me! I love you and miss you!

To the Family: I will pray for you all. I miss you all and am thankful for our family bond!

Jamey DeBruin

John 16:22

So with you: Now is your time of grief, but I will see you again and you will rejoice, and no one will take away your joy.


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