Sherly Fontenot passed away on December 29, 2019 at the age of 94. Born on August 8, 1925 and a native of Ville Platte, LA. Sherly was married to the late Gussie Smith Fontenot and lived on Paula Drive in Port Sulphur, LA. Sherly worked for Phillips Petroleum as a boat captain until his retirement. He touched the lives of many and will be missed by that knew him. Funeral services were held on Saturday, January 11, 2020 at Ardoins’s Funeral Home in Ville Platte, LA. Military burial was at St. Vincent DePaul Cemetery #3 in New Orleans on Thursday, January 16, 2020.