Funeral service will be held at 11:00 a.m. Saturday, March 13, 2021 at the Duhon Funeral Home Chapel of church Point, LA for Maurice Neil Jeanis, 50, who died at 10:00 p.m. Wednesday, March 10, 2021 at his residence in Church Point, LA.
Rev. Berl Adams, Pastor of First Baptist Church of Church Point, will celebrate the funeral services. The burial will follow in the first Baptist Cemetery. Visitation may be observed on Friday from10:00 a.m. until 9:00 p.m. and Saturday from 8:00 a.m. until service time.
Neil was born March 10, 1971 in Opelousas, LA. Neil helped teach the kids program at the First Baptist Church on Wednesday evenings. He enjoyed fishing and working on four wheelers and small engines. He enjoyed collecting coins and always bought thoughtful gifts for everyone close to him, He had a great heart.
He is survived by his parents, Willie and Velma Brasseaux Jeanis; 2 daughters, Lelani Jade Jeanis and Deja Dae Jeanis both of Atlanta, GA; one son, Willie Dru Jeanis of Church Point, LA; 1 sister, Vanessa Jeanis of Dacula, GA; 1 brother, Arnold Keith Jeanis of McDonough, GA; 2 grandchildren, Juliette Landers and Billie Jackson and his dog Jinx.
Also survived by significant other Viola Michaud.
You may view the obituary, sign the guest registry and express condolences online to Mr. Jeanis’s family at www.duhonfuneralhome.com.
Duhon Funeral Home, LLC, (337) 684-5552, 701 S. Broadway Street, Church Point, LA 70525 is in charge of the arrangements.