Antoine LaCour, Jr, beloved husband, father, grandfather, father-in-law and friend, born in Natchitoches, Louisiana on 6/25/1930 passed away peacefully on 10/08/2022 in Temple, Texas.
A twenty-year veteran in the US Army with a tour of duty in Vietnam, he retired as a Sargent on December 31, 1970 at Ft. Hood, Texas. He spent the next twenty years in Civil Service working as a lineman. He was an active volunteer at Darnell Army Community Hospital Ft. Hood, Holy Family Catholic Church Copperas Cove, Texas, St. Vincent DePaul in Copperas Cove, and was a member of the Knights of Columbus in Copperas Cove.
He is preceded in death by his son, Joseph LaCour and daughter, Pamela Manes, and is survived by his wife, Barbara LaCour, children Patricia LaCour, Sharleen and Wayne Keller, Donna and Jesse Shepard, Michael LaCour and wife Cathy, and several grandchildren/great grandchildren.
Viewing/Rosary will be held at Crawford-Bowers Funeral Home, Temple Texas on the 13th of October from 6:00 pm until 8:00 pm.
Pallbearers will be the Knights of Columbus from Copperas Cove.
Mass will be held at Holy Family Catholic Church Copperas Cove on the 14th of October at 11:00 am.
After mass, the procession will be escorted by police to Killeen Memorial Park for burial, with the military Honor Guard ceremony and presentation of the American flag to his widow, Barbara LaCour.
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