Dwain E. Gary

January 21, 1964 ~ February 13, 2015

LAKE ARTHUR Funeral services for Mr. Dwain “Ace” Gary, 51, will be held at 10:00 a.m., Monday, February 16, 2015 in Our Lady of the Lake Catholic Church with Msgr. Ronald Groth officiating. Cremation will follow services. Funeral home visitation will be from 3:30 p.m. until 9:00 p.m., Sunday; and 8:00 a.m. Monday until time of services. A rosary will be recited at 6:00 p.m. Sunday in the funeral home chapel. Mr. Gary died at 10:15 a.m., Friday, February 13, 2015 in the Acadia General Hospital in Crowley. Mr. Gary was a lifelong resident of the Jennings/Lake Arthur area and was a graduate of the Jennings High School class of 1982. He was a member of the Delta Waterfowl, was a supporter of the Optimist Club and their Christmas Tree Project. He coached girls and boys t-ball, little league and softball teams. Mr. Gary was a member of Our Lady of the Lake Catholic Church. Survivors include his wife, Brenda Bourque Gary of Lake Arthur; his mother, Dorothy “Dot” Sonnier Gary of Jennings; three sisters, Roxanna Looney and husband Phillip of Jennings, Sharon LeBlanc and husband Gary of Welsh, Donna Thibodeaux and husband Earl of Jennings; three brothers, Darren Gary and wife Gwen of Roanoke, Brian Gary and friend Brenda of Moss Bluff; Mark Gary and wife Tiffany of Denham Springs; his special niece, Kylie Whitman; and his special nephews, Gage Whitman and Jarron Whitman all of Lake Arthur. He is preceded in death by his father, Robert Gary.


Funeral Service: Monday, February 16, 2015
10:00 am - 11:00 am

Our Lady of the Lake Catholic Church

Rosary: Sunday, February 15, 2015
6:00 pm - 12:00 am

Miguez Funeral Home - Lake Arthur

Visitation: Sunday, February 15, 2015
3:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Miguez Funeral Home - Lake Arthur

Visitation: Monday, February 16, 2015
8:00 am - 9:30 am

Miguez Funeral Home - Lake Arthur

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  1. sad for the family loss, while I did not know Dwain, I did know his parents and grandparents. His grandpa Andrew and my dad Wallace were brothers,. Lord thank you for comfort through this hard journey.

  2. I am so sorry to hear of Dwain's passing. He was a student of mine in the early 1980's, and I remember only good memories of his time in my classroom. You all will be in my thoughts as you go through this difficult time.

  3. Oh Brenda just heard about Dwain. So So sorry for your loss. Sending you hugs and prayers. Love you and miss you. Call me if you need anything. 337 948 9202 be strong and time will heal.

  4. Sorry to hear of the passing of coach. I enjoyed coaching against him every summer. I'm sure he will be dearly missed.

  5. Please accept my deepest condolences for the loss of Mr. Gary. I don't think I knew him personally although your names are very familiar. Sincerely, Peggy Tupper

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