Blanchard,  Shelton Joseph

Blanchard, Shelton Joseph

Male 1937 - 2018  (81 years)

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  • Name Blanchard, Shelton Joseph  [1, 2
    Born 22 Jul 1937  [2
    Gender Male 
    Died 21 Aug 2018  Conroe, Montgomery, Texas, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Address:
    Vitas Hospice
    Conroe, Texas 
    Obituary 23 Aug 2018  Eunice, St. Landry, Louisiana, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Ardoins Funeral Home 
    • It is with great sadness that the family of Shelton Joseph Blanchard, announces his passing on Tuesday, August 21, 2018 at Vitas Hospice in Conroe, TX at the age of 81.

      He was a loving son, brother, husband, father, grandfather, uncle and friend.

      He was President and Founder of Acadiana Fittings and Supply, Inc., which was started in Lafayette, La.

      He and his son worked hard to build Acadiana into a thriving business in Fulshear, TX. His business and Classic Cars were his passions.

      He is survived by his wife Peggy D. Blanchard. Sons, Randall Blanchard and wife Melinda, Brian Blanchard and wife Karen, Anthony Blanchard and wife Tracy. Two grandsons, Corey and Maxwell Blanchard. Brother Melvie Blanchard and wife Shirley. Sister in Law, Bertha Blanchard. One Niece and two Nephews.

      He is preceded in death by his parents; Eddie Blanchard and Melda Thibodeaux; sister, Ludy Blanchard White and brother-in-law Ray White; and brother, Clinton Blanchard.

      At the request of the family, visitation will be held at Ardoin's funeral home in Eunice on Thursday, August 23, 2018 from 10:00 am until 11:00 am. Entombment will follow in the St. Paul Mausoleum.

      In lieu of flowers, please make a donation in his name to M.D. Anderson Cancer Center, one of his favorite charities.

      https://gifts.mdanderson.org/mdanderson/main.php/micro_sites/showpage?id=28

      Family and friends may view this obituary and sign the guestbook at www.ardoinfuneralhomes.com

      Ardoin's Funeral Home of Eunice, 1301 West Laurel Ave, (337)457.3371 is in charge of arrangement.
    Reference Number 279299 
    Buried 23 Aug 2018  Eunice, St. Landry, Louisiana, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Address:
    St. Paul's Catholic Cemetery & Mausoleum
    West Laurel Avenue
    Eunice,, Louisiana Eunice,, L
    https://www.findagrave.com/cemetery/746812/saint-paul-cemetery 
    Person ID I279299  Our Family 2019
    Last Modified 23 Aug 2018 

    Father Blanchard, Eddie,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother Thibodeaux, Melda,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Family ID F207713  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Doucet, Peggy 
    Children 
     1. Blanchard, Randall
     2. Blanchard, Anthony
    Last Modified 29 Sep 2018 15:08:00 
    Family ID F102766  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S38] Martin & Castille Funeral Home, http://www.mourning.com/obituaries/Rebecca-Doucet/ (Reliability: 3), 7 Oct 2010.

    2. [S115] Ardoin's Funeral Homes (Eunice, Iota, Basile, Mamou), Ardoin's Funeral Homes, ((http://www.ardoinfuneralhomes.com/home.asp?locid=2)), accessed 23 Aug 2018), Entry for Shelton Joseph Blanchard; http://www.ardoinfuneralhomes.com/memorialpage.asp?page=odetail&id=95319&locid=2. (Reliability: 3), 23 Aug 2018.