LeCompte,  Malcolm Francis

LeCompte, Malcolm Francis

Male 1928 - 2020  (91 years)

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  • Name LeCompte, Malcolm Francis  [1, 2
    Born 11 Aug 1928  [2
    Gender Male 
    Died 21 Jun 2020  [2
    Obituary 24 Jun 2020  Delcambre, Iberia, Louisiana, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Evangeline Funeral Home 
    • A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated for Malcolm "Mac" Francis LeCompte, age 91, at 10:00 am on Saturday, June 27, 2020 at Our Lady of the Lake Catholic Church with Fr. Buddy Breaux officiating. Interment will follow at Memorial Park Cemetery in New Iberia with Military Honors conducted by the Acadiana Veterans Honor Guard.

      Visitation will take place on Friday from 5:00 pm until 9:00 pm. The Men's Rosary Group will pray the rosary at 7:00 pm. The funeral home will reopen at 8:00 am until 9:30 am on Saturday.

      A native of New Iberia and resident of Delcambre, Mr. LeCompte passed away on Sunday, June 21, 2020 at his residence surrounded by his five children.

      Mr. LeCompte was a WWII Veteran of the US Navy. He enlisted at the young age of fifteen and served his country honorably. After returning to New Iberia from the military in 1957 he opened Mac's Super Shell and Mac's Glass and Mirror on Main Street in New Iberia. He worked as a salesman in the oilfield industry and in 1979 opened GEO Marine. Mac, as he was affectionately known was a great husband, father, grandfather, great and great great grandfather and brother. He was a great storyteller and had thousands of stories that he would share with anyone who would ask. He was often the major role player in his stories and it was easy to say he may have had some rough times in his life, but never a bad day. Mac, enjoyed the horse races and his favorite past time was filling out the horse racing forms. His greatest enjoyment was definitely spending time with his family and friends, who will miss him dearly.

      He is survived by his three daughters, Carolyn "Fuzzy" Suire and husband Roland; Susan Davis and Lisa Umphries and husband Todd all of Delcambre; his two sons, David LeCompte and wife Melanie of Delcambre and Randy LeCompte of New Iberia; eighteen grandchildren; twenty six great grandchildren; one great great grandchild and one sister, Rose Marie "Putsy" Viator and husband Kenward of Prairieville.

      He is preceded in death by his wife Joyce Theresa Plessala LeCompte; parents, Leonce Joseph and Pearl Broadhead LeCompte; three brothers, Wilbur LeCompte; Herbert LeCompte and Nolan LeCompte and three sisters, Nodilene L. LeCorgne; Mildred L. Hebert and Gloria L. Huckaby and two son in laws, Robert "Bob" Davis and Huey Thibodeaux.

      Pallbearers will be Travis Louviere, Matthew LeCompte, Jeremy LeCompte, Christian Umphries, Casey Umphries and Ronald Plessala.

      Memorial donations may be made in his name to Our Lady of the Lake Catholic Church, 206 West Church Street, Delcambre, LA 70528.

      The family would like to thank the Staff of Grace Hospice and his wonderful caretaker, Nakeela Lewis.
    Name Mac  [1, 2
    Reference Number 520178 
    Buried 27 Jun 2020  New Iberia, Iberia, Louisiana, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Memorial Park Cemetery and Mausoleum
    402 West Admiral Doyle Drive
    New Iberia, Louisiana 70560
    Person ID I520178  Our Family 2021
    Last Modified 24 Jun 2020 

    Father LeCompte, Leonce Joseph,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother Broadhead, Pearl,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Family ID F235648  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Plessala, Joyce Theresa,   b. 21 Nov 1928, Port Arthur, Jefferson, Texas, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Jul 2017  (Age 88 years) 
     1. LeCompte, Susan
     2. LeCompte, Carolyn
     3. LeCompte, Lisa
     4. LeCompte, David
     5. LeCompte, Randy
    Last Modified 29 Sep 2018 15:08:00 
    Family ID F193749  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    Malcolm Francis LeCompte

  • Sources 
    1. [S209] Evangeline Funeral Homes, Evangeline Funeral Homes, ((http://www.evangelinefuneralhome.com/dm20/en_US/group/business/evangelinefuneralhome/index.page)), accessed 26 Jul 2017), Entry for Joyce Theresa Plessala; http://obits.dignitymemorial.com/dignity-memorial/obituary.aspx?n=Joyce-LeCompte&lc=7200&pid=186192544&mid=7498457. (Reliability: 3), 26 Jul 2017.

    2. [S209] Evangeline Funeral Homes, Evangeline Funeral Homes, ((http://www.evangelinefuneralhome.com/dm20/en_US/group/business/evangelinefuneralhome/index.page)), accessed 24 Jun 2020), Entry for Malcolm Francis LeCompte; https://www.dignitymemorial.com/obituaries/delcambre-la/malcolm-lecompte-9231472. (Reliability: 3), 24 Jun 2020.