Albert Francis Dupont Sr.
Albert Francis Dupont Sr., of Houma, LA, passed away on Saturday, September 7, 2019 at the age of 78. Albert is survived by his wife of 56 years, Mary Ellen Guidry Dupont; daughter Bonnie Boudreaux and husband Joseph Boudreaux; and son Albert Dupont Jr. and wife Kimberly McCoy Dupont. He is also survived by five grandchildren, Elizabeth Boudreaux Gentry and husband Wesley, Laura Boudreaux, Jacob Boudreaux, Sarah Dupont and Amy Dupont. He was preceded in death by his parents, Francis Felix Dupont and Louise Boudreaux Dupont; grandparents Albert Marie Dupont and Alice Marie Hanson Dupont and Clovis F. Boudreaux and Clara Callahan Boudreaux of Houma. Albert graduated from Terrebonne High School in 1959 and attended McNeese University before joining the Marine Corps. He completed basic training at Parris Island, S.C. then served in the Marine Corps Reserve at Belle Chasse Naval Air Station. He is retired from Bellsouth and was a member of the Telephone Pioneers of America. He was president of A.M. Dupont Corp. Albert was a member of Unity Lodge 267, Jerusalem Shriners, Kajon Grotto and Past Exalted Ruler of the Elks Lodge 1193 in Houma. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to St. Matthews Episcopal Church and School in Houma or the Shriners Hospitals for Children. Family and friends of the family attended a visitation, service and liturgy on Friday, Sept. 13 at St. Matthews Episcopal Church on Barrow St. in Houma. Interment: Terrebonne Memorial Park, Houma. Chauvin Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.