Laverne Dubois

Wednesday, January 7, 2015

Laverne Roy Dubois, 87, of Piedmont, died Saturday, Jan. 3, 2015, at John J. Pershing VA Medical Center.

He was born Dec. 1, 1927 in Dalton, Ark.

Survivors are his children: Debbie Rock, JoAnn Dubois, Steve Dubois and Tammy Standford; two sisters: Dorothy Atwell and Jessie Helderman; two brothers, Ben Dubois and Darrell Dubois; eight grandchildren, and four great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents: Ben and Ethel Dubois, a sister, Edna Wyatt, and three brothers: Rex, Ray and Bill Dubois.

Mr. Dubois served in the U. S. Navy and retired as a supervisor for Boeing in St. Louis. He enjoyed hunting, fishing and gardening.

Visitation will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Fowler-Sullivan Funeral Home in Poplar Bluff. Funeral service will follow at noon Wednesday at the funeral home. Burial with full military rites will follow in Memorial Gardens Cemetery.

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