Funeral services for Larry Paul Firmin will be held on Friday, December 22, 2017 beginning at 11:00am in Mater Dolorosa Catholic Church in Plaucheville with Father Martin Laird officiating. Visitation will be held at Escude Funeral Home in Mansura on Thursday, December 21, 2017 from 5:00pm to 9:00pm and from 8:00am Friday morning until departing for services. A rosary will be recited at 6:00pm on Thursday. Funeral arrangements are under the direction of Escude Funeral Home.
Mr. Firmin, 68, and a resident of Plaucheville passed away on Monday, December 18, 2017 at home after a long illness. He served in the US Army during the Vietnam Era and retired from the Avoyelles Parish Sheriff’s Office. He was preceded in death by his father, Lurry Firmin.
Those left to cherish his memory are his wife of 25 years, Sandra Massett Firmin of Plaucheville; mother, Bertha Francois Firmin of Plaucheville; stepsons, Albert Drouet, Jr. of New Orleans, and Jeffery Drouet (Caitlin) of Boulder, Colorado; sister, Faye Firmin Bailey of Plaucheville; brother, Al John Firmin (Cindy) of Madisonville; brother-in-law, Jack Massett (Toni); sister-in-law, Brenda Becnel (Ernie); step-grandchildren, Lance Drouet, Lauren Drouet, and Kiryu Sugishita; nieces, Dawn, Jessica, Rebecca and Alison; nephew, David; great nieces and nephews, Chris, Brandon, Zack, Trinity, Abby and Adam; step nieces, Cathy, Beverly, Laurie; step nephews, Rick, Stephen, Todd; great nieces & nephews, Ricky, Nick, Bobby, Kimberly, Tera, Michael, Ryan, Sarah, Payton, Nia, Blake, Savannah, Sophia; great-great step nephews, Braden, Romeo, Dante.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests Masses be said.
Tim and I have all of the Firmin family in our thoughts and prayers. We are so sorry for your loss.
Barbara Batt FoxMetairie, LA
Faye to you and your family Larry and I send our condolences for your loss. Claire and Larry Eschette
Claire EschetteMarrero, LA
Thank you, Larry Firmin.
Albert Drouet Jr.Cottonport, LA
Sandy, Mom, Al and Faye, our hearts are breaking for you all. Wish we could be there to try to comfort you in some way, but it is not possible. Please know our love is with you all and pray that you make it through this loss with the live of God. Love you all, Patsy, Rebecca, Adam, and Anthony.I
Patsy Batt FirminMarrero,, LA
Aunt Sandra you are in our prayers.
Todd BecnelMetairie, LA
Sandra, I am so very sorry to hear of your husbands passing. Our thoughts and prayers are with you during this very difficult time.
Ellen PaynterEdmond, OK
Ms. Faye, Sandy, Ms. Bertha, and all family members, all of you are in my thoughts, and my prayers. Ms.Faye sit back and you will feel me, and my kids giving you loving hugs through this difficult time. Larry is resting peacefully now. The Lord will give all of you the strength to get through this time. Much love, Jackie Meche