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In Memory of

George Thomas DeVillier

February 22, 1936 - November 30, 2016

Obituary


George Thomas DeVillier, 80, passed away on Wednesday, November 30, 2016 at a local hospital with his loving wife of 63 years by his side.

George was in the service station business for 47 years and was in business with his sons Keith and Craig until George's retirement in 2000. He was a loving husband, father, grandfather, and great grandfather. His hobbies included hunting, fishing, gardening, camping, and loved making dream catchers for his family and friends, and did lots of woodworking. Most of all, he loved being with his family and friends....

George Thomas DeVillier, 80, passed away on Wednesday, November 30, 2016 at a local hospital with his loving wife of 63 years by his side.

George was in the service station business for 47 years and was in business with his sons Keith and Craig until George's retirement in 2000. He was a loving husband, father, grandfather, and great grandfather. His hobbies included hunting, fishing, gardening, camping, and loved making dream catchers for his family and friends, and did lots of woodworking. Most of all, he loved being with his family and friends.

He leaves behind his loving wife, Novella DeVillier; sons, Keith DeVillier and wife Cindy of Lake Charles, Craig DeVillier and wife, Stephanie of Katy, TX; daughters, Jenny Powell and husband Don of New Iberia, LA, Kim Savant and husband Mark of Moss Bluff, LA.; brothers, Dowell DeVillier and wife Norma of Carencro, LA, Danny DeVillier and late wife Martha of Lake Charles; sisters, Kat Soileau and husband Jim of Ville Platte, LA; Dot Chapman and husband Charles of Ville Platte, LA.; along with 10 grandchildren, 14 great grandchildren, and twins on the way.

George is preceded in death by his parents, Charles and Emma DeVillier; sister, Mavis LaFleur; brother, Silton DeVillier; along with many nieces and nephews.

Services will be held at Hixson Funeral Home of Lake Charles on Friday, December 2, 2016 at 11:00am. Visitation will be on Thursday, December 1, 2016 from 1:00pm until 8:00pm with a Rosary at 6:00pm and will resume on Friday from 9:00am until the time of the service. Burial will follow at Consolata Cemetery. Words of comfort may be shared with the family at www.hixsonfuneralhomes.com.