Floyd Matthew DeHart, Jr., age 63, beloved father, son, brother, uncle and friend peacefully passed surrounded by his family, on Thursday, October 14, 2021 at West Jefferson Hospital in Marrero, Louisiana. Floyd was born in Houma, Louisiana on November 6, 1957 and was a resident of Bayou DuLarge (Theriot, Louisiana).
Floyd was known for being considerate, generous, carefree and kind. He loved to be out on the water. He was an avid hunter and a lifelong commercial fisherman. He enjoyed spending time with his family and friends. Floyd never met a stranger and was always a good friend to anyone.
Family and friends of the family are invited to visitation on Wednesday October 20, 2021 at Chauvin Funeral Home from 9:30 a.m. until 1:00 p.m. Liturgy will begin at Chauvin Funeral Home on Wednesday at 1:00 p.m. Burial will immediately follow at St. Francis De Sales Cemetery #2.
Floyd is survived by his father, Floyd DeHart Sr.; son Lloyd DeHart of Humble, Texas; brothers, Houston DeHart of Theriot, Daniel DeHart of Prairieville, and Bernard DeHart and wife, Paula, of Theriot; sisters, Marybeth Liner and husband, Randy, of Houma, Charlene Lirette and husband, Avery, of Houma, Neita Lirette and husband, Dean, of Houma, and Suzette DeHart of Baton Rouge.
He is preceded in death by his mother Rosemary Buras DeHart and sister Marlene DeHart.
Floyd was very close to many and even considered some his children and grandchildren. He was honored to be part of their lives.
The family would like to thank all of the doctors, nurses, and staff at West Jefferson for their support, compassion and for allowing us extra time with him since we are such a large family.
He will be carried to his final resting place by the following pallbearers: A.J. Lirette, Ashton DeHart, Danny DeHart Jr., Jake Crifasi, Keith Lovell, Matt Quebedeaux, Randy Liner Jr., and Scottie Liner.
Floyd will never be forgotten, but will always and forever be remembered as a humble man of few words that always had a smile. He will genuinely be missed by many.