Joshua Blake Bumgarden

June 24, 1989 ~ April 29, 2017

Jennings. (Due to weather conditions all of Mr. Bumgarden’s services have been moved to Jennings.)

Funeral services for Joshua Blake Bumgarden, 27, will be held at 1:00 p.m., Thursday, May 4, 2017 with Mrs. Selina and Mr. Robert Willson officiating.

Burial will be in the Shell Beach Cemetery under the direction of Miguez Funeral Home of Jennings.

Funeral home visitation will be from 4:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m., Wednesday; and from 8:00 a.m. Thursday until time of services.

Mr. Bumgarden died at 11:00 a.m., Saturday, April 29, 2017 in Lafayette.

He was a lifelong resident of Lake Arthur and was a production operator in the oil field. He liked listening to music, shopping for shoes, gardening, hanging out with friends, cooking and picking on his siblings.

Survivors include his daughter, Kennedy Jo Bumgarden, daughter of Mijlai Nicole Guillory; his girlfriend, Dana Daniel; his father, Ronnie Bumgarden, Jr. of Erath; his mother Kristi and Joseph Fontenot of Lake Arthur; four sisters, Chelsea (Alby Doucet, Jr.) Bumgarden of Lake Arthur, Harli (Chad Hebert) Broussard of Estherwood, Shae Bumgarden of Jennings; Kylie Bumgarden of Lake Arthur; three brothers, Courtland (Ashlynn Trahan) Broussard of Welsh, Trace Broussard of Lake Arthur, Taylor Bumgarden of Jennings; and paternal grandparents, Frederick and Marlene Guillory.

He is preceded in death by his maternal grandparents, Calvin and Mildred Broussard.

Pallbearers will be Trace Broussard, Courtland Broussard, Alby Doucet, Chad Hebert, Jeremy Benoit and Christopher Daniel.

Honorary pallbearers will be Colston Bumgarden and Taylor Bumgarden.


Burial: Thursday, May 4, 2017
2:00 pm - 12:00 am

Shell Beach Cemetery

Funeral Service: Thursday, May 4, 2017
1:00 pm - 12:00 am

Miguez Funeral Home - Lake Arthur

Visitation: Wednesday, May 3, 2017
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Miguez Funeral Home - Lake Arthur

Visitation: Thursday, May 4, 2017
8:00 am - 1:00 pm

Miguez Funeral Home - Lake Arthur

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  1. Please accept my condolences in your tragic loss of Joshua. Many prayers for your comfort and strength at this time. (Revelation 21:3 & 4)

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