Blane Ray Demeritt Sr.

September 3, 1950October 4, 2021

Sulphur- Blane Ray Demeritt, Sr., 71 died Monday, October 4, 2021, in his residence surrounded by his loving family.

He was a native and lifelong resident of Sulphur. Blane enjoyed fishing, dancing, and especially enjoyed eating sweets. He was a U.S. Army Vietnam veteran and was previously a member of the American Legion.

Survivors include his wife of 33 years, Tina Menard Demeritt of Sulphur; his mother, Pauline Demeritt of Rosepine; his children, DeDe Demeritt Hebert of Vinton, Shannon Demeritt Bihm of Moss Bluff, Tiffanny Floyd Manuel of Sulphur, Timothy Floyd of Fairfax, California, Blane Demeritt, Jr. of Sulphur, Logan Demeritt of Many, and Kacie Demeritt of Sulphur; his siblings, Danny Demeritt and Marsha Lavergne, both of DeRidder; seventeen grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews. He is preceded in death by his father, Jason Demeritt; his sister, Teri Jill Demeritt; and his grandson, Garrett Espinosa.

The family will have a private memorial service. Cremation arrangements were entrusted to Hixson-Sulphur Memorial Funeral Home. The family asks that memorial donations be made in Blane's memory to The American Cancer Society or Heart of Hospice. Words of comfort may be shared with the family at


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Blane Ray Demeritt Sr.

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Karen LaSalle

October 8, 2021

Dede, you and your family are in my thoughts and prayers during this time. Iā€™m so sorry for your loss and I know your daddy will be missed dearly .With deepest sympathy šŸ™šŸ»āœļø

Shannon Bihm

October 5, 2021

My Daddy...All of the memories I will hold in my heart...knowing I will see him again in Heaven gives me peace...I love you, Daddy

Helen Ledoux

October 5, 2021

Sorry for your lost ms. Tina. Sending prayers. He was a very nice man and loved my great grandson Tatum and Tatum always talks about him and loved him very much. RIP Blaine