Henry Lee Trahan, Sr., age 89, of Deweyville, passed away at his home Saturday, June 18.  Graveside services, under the direction of Dorman Funeral Home, will be held at King Cemetery in Harburg, Saturday, June 25, with a visitation for family and friends, prior to the graveside service, starting at 9:30 AM at King Cemetery.
Henry was born February 23, 1927 in Eagin, La., to Marie (Semone) and Clipered Trahan. He lived in Newton County for over 50 years. He was described by his family as a man who would help anyone. He loved spending time tinkering on old cars and doing mechanic work. Also, Henry enjoyed spending a lot of time in his vegetable garden.
Those left to cherish Henry’s memory are his wife of 60 years, Betty Jean Trahan; son, Henry Lee Trahan, Jr.; adopted sons, Matthew Jacob Trahan and Johnathan Lee Trahan; daughters, Debbie Joyce Williamson and Veronica Ann Trahan; adopted daughter, Kathilene Meshall Trahan; grandchildren, Joni Elizabeth Trahan, Christopher Lee Williamson, Michael Ellen Williamson and his wife, Katie Lynne, Jason Shane Williamson, Kevin Phillip Williamson, Brandy Ronnae Williamson, Heather Marie Williamson, Crystal Williamson Barnett and her husband, John, Sheila Kaye Hernandez and her husband, Luis, Roxy Trahan and Joseph Lee Trahan and his great-grandchildren, Scott Lee Bliznik, Bentley Lee Trahan, Arianna Alexis Williamson, Ian Allen Williamson, Sophia Laurelie Williamson, Cindy Lynn Williamson, Jeremy James Williamson, Destiny Nicole Arnold, Serenity McKay Arnold, Wesley Barnett, Cody Allen Barnett and his wife, Hannah, Case Allen Barnett and Shae E. Barnett.
Honoring the life of Henry as Pallbearers are, Daniel Charles Phillips, Jr., Johnathan Lee Trahan, Henry Lee Trahan, Jr., Christopher Lee Williamson, Scott Lee Bliznik and Kevin Phillip Williamson.
Condolences may be made to the family at www.dormanfuneralhome.com