Joseph Louis ‘Charlie’ Picquet Sr.
Joseph Louis ‘Charlie’ Picquet Sr. departed this life peacefully on Sunday, July 23, 2019 at West Jefferson Hospital in Marrero, LA at the age of 84. He was a native of East Point-a-la-Hache, LA. and a longtime resident of Diamond, LA. He was born on July 9, 1935 and worked as a commercial fisherman for many years and was also a dedicated and faithful employee of Daybrook Fisheries in Empire until his death a few days ago. He took great pride and pleasure in gardening, yardwork, cooking and spending time with his family and friends. ‘Charlie’ was predeceased by his parents Amy and John Picquet Sr., his first wife Ruby Encalade Picquet and his children Cassandra, Dedra, Kizzy and Marcia and several brothers and sisters. He leaves to cherish his memories and celebrate his life his beloved second wife Mary Lisa Barthelemy Picquet, his children Millicent, Malcolm (Monty), Amanda, Dorie, Corey, Chana, Craig, Chris, Sabrina (Petoe), Korbe (Melaine), Elgin, Kimbaly, Jamie, Joseph Jr., Neely, Cassie and Quida, his grandchildren whom he raised, Ricole, Asia, Shantell and Kaselynn Williams. He is also survived by 49 other grandchildren that he loved dearly, several great-grandchildren as well as a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives and devoted friends. Relatives and friends of the family attended the visitation and funeral service on Saturday, August 3, 2019 at the River of Life Ministries in Port Sulphur, LA. Pastor Roy Marino is the church’s pastor and Rev Elroy Mackey officiated. Entombment: St Thomas Catholic Church’s Cemetery in East Point-a-la-Hache immediately followed the service. For online condolences please visit www.robinsonfamilyfuneralhome.com.