James Patrick Koppie

October 28, 1949 ~ July 6, 2022

James Patrick Koppie, 72, of Sulphur passed away on July 6, 2022 surrounded by his loving family. He was a native of Johnson Bayou and a graduate of Johnson Bayou High School. James worked in the oilfield for Chevron for several years, then began working for New Park Drilling where he retired.

James is survived by his two sons, Jessie Manlief and wife Tiffany and Craig Boudreaux and wife Deanna; daughter, Monica Swire; 7 grandchildren, Jayme, Slade, Corey, Delani, Alan and Chance; 4 great grandchildren; 7 siblings, Jessie Prather, Ernest Koppie, Buck Koppie, Rose Cole, Loreta Trahan, Clifton Koppie and Doris Johnson. He was preceded in death by his parents, Thurmond and Rita Koppie; wife, Barbara Koppie; and a brother, Virgil Koppie.

Funeral services will be held on July 9, 2022 at 12 P.M. at Johnson and Robison Funeral Home with Pastor Lamar Huffman officiating. The family will receive friends on Friday, July 8, 2022 from 5-8 P.M. at Johnson and Robison Funeral Home with visitation continuing on Saturday from 9 A.M. until time of the service. Burial will be held in Mimosa Pines Cemetery in Carlyss following the service.

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  1. I'm so sorry to hear about Pat,he was a good person. My thoughts and prayers to his family and friends. Rest In Peace Pat❤❤ God Bless You

  2. Heartfelt condolences to all the family. I just learned of Pat’s passing. My memories of him will always be his kindheartedness and smile.

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