Aug. 13, 1929 ~ Jan. 21, 2012

Funeral services will be held Tuesday, January 24, 2012, at 2 p.m., at Ibert’s Mortuary in Franklin for Mr. Charles James Naquin, 82, a native of Franklin and a resident of Lutcher for the past 46 years, who passed away Saturday, January 21, 2012, at 12:05 p.m., at St. Elizabeth Hospital in Gonzales. Burial will follow in the Franklin Cemetery. Fr. Lloyd Benoit will officiate the services.

Charles was a veteran of the United States Army and enjoyed traveling and camping.

Survivors include his wife of 55 years, Rachelle Theriot Naquin of Lutcher; four children, Deborah Fontenot and her husband, Rick, of Lafayette; Jennifer Villeneuve and her husband, Keith, of St. Amant; Douglas Naquin and his wife, Donna, of Paulina; and Brian Naquin and his wife, Kathi, of Denham Springs; one brother, LeRoy Naquin and his wife, Mercedes, of Berwick; one sister, Barbara Gorman, of Franklin; six grandchildren, Amanda, Sarah, Jordan, Megan, Ryan and Amber; and two great grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Anatole John Naquin Sr. and Marcelite Olivier Naquin; one sister, Pearl N. Hebert; and two brothers, Anatole John Naquin Jr. and Raymond (Nookie) Naquin.

A gathering of family and friends will be held Tuesday at Ibert’s Mortuary, from 10 a.m. until service time at 2 p.m.

In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to a charity of choice.

To view the online obituary and memory book please visit

Arrangements have been entrusted to Ibert’s Mortuary, Inc. of Franklin.

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