Funeral Services will be held on Thursday, October 5, 2017, at 2:00 P.M. in the Duhon Funeral Home Chapel in Rayne, LA for Xander Cruz Benoit, 5, who passed away on Thursday, September 28, 2017 at 8:42 A.M. at Our Lady of the Lake Regional Medical Center in Baton Rouge, LA.
Pastor Berl Adams, Pastor of First Baptist Church in Church Point will be officiating for the services. Burial will be held in St. Joseph Catholic Church New Cemetery in Rayne, LA.
The family has requested the visitation to be held on Wednesday, October 4, 2017, at 10:00 A.M. until 11:00 P.M. in the Duhon Funeral Home Chapel in Rayne. Visitation will resume on Thursday, October 5, 2017 at 8:00 A.M. until time of services.
Survivors include his mom, Maegen Ann Benoit and Rosemary Benoit of Rayne; his maternal grandparents, Lee and Valerie Benoit of Rayne; one uncle, Damien Lee and wife, Lindsey Benoit of Rayne; his maternal great-grandmother, Annie Guillory of Rayne; grandparents, Karen Tweedel of Lafayette and Rodney Tweedel of Church Point; two maternal great uncles, Joe and Mike and wife Jackie Guillory both of Rayne; one maternal great aunt, Connie Menard of Rayne.
Xander was preceded in death by his paternal great-grandparents, Ozone Benoit, Jr., and Cidalise Benoit; his maternal great-grandfather, Leroy Guillory; his maternal great-great-grandmother, Grace Sarver.
You may view the obituary, sign the guest registry and express condolences online to Xander’s family at www.duhonfuneralhome.com.
Duhon Funeral Home-Rayne, (337) 334-3600, 900 East Texas Avenue, Rayne, LA 70578 is in charge of all of the arrangements.