Kermit K. Duhon, 78, of Leesville, La., died Saturday, Oct. 10, at St. Francis Cabrini Hospital in Alexandria, La.

He was a 1954 graduate of Lutcher Stark High School in Orange. He lived in Leesville for most of his life and was an active member of the Leesville Rotary Club for many years.

Duhon worked with both the Coca-Cola company and the Borden company during his time in Leesville.

Duhon is survived by his wife, Ione Duhon, of Leesville, two sons, Jeff Duhon and wife, Judy, of Lake Jackson, Joel Duhon, of Austin, two sisters, Becky Hudson, of Burkeville, and Judy Tuter of Deweyville, three granddaughters, Alicia McCuan of Florida, Angela Lene of Kansas, and Amy Duhon of Lake Jackson, two great grandchildren, and numerous nieces, nephews, and a host of friends.

Services will be held at the Sandy Hill Baptist Church in Leesville. Visitation will be held Friday, Oct. 17, from 2:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. with funeral services on Saturday, Oct. 18, at the church, at 10:00 a.m.

Graveside services will be held at Hillcrest Cemetery in Bridge City and will be announced at a later date.

Duhon was preceded in death by his parents, J.C. and Mabel Duhon of Orange, brother Jerry Duhon of Orange, and brother-in-law, Jimmy Hudson of Burkeville.