Lawrence Foux

September 13, 1925 ~ June 11, 2015

Lawrence "Jack" Foux, 89, of Sulphur passed away on June 11, 2015 in a local hospital. Jack was born in China, TX on September 13, 1925. He lived in Branch, LA and moved to Sulphur in 1954. Jack worked and retired from BOMAC construction in 1987. He was a World War II Veteran serving in the Black Hawk division of the U.S. Army 342nd Infantry. Jack bushed hogged many acres of land for multiple Sulphur residents. He loved to serve coffee to guest, watch and feed the birds, squirrels, and share war stories with friends. Jack is survived by his wife of 68 years, Bernadine "Dean" Foux of Sulphur; 4 children, Christine Chaumont and husband Erroll, Charles Foux and wife Roxanne, Byron Foux and wife Wanda and Anthony "Tony" Foux all of Sulphur; 12 grandchildren; 1 step-grandson; 4 great-grandchildren; 2 great-step-grandchildren; and 3 nephews, James Thibodeaux and wife Pam of Opelousas, Billy Foux and wife Elaine of Lake Charles and "Bee" Foux and wife Jean. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Monday, June 15, 2015 at 11 A.M. at Our Lady of Prompt Succor Catholic Church in Sulphur with Fr. Edward Richard, M.S. officiating. Burial will be in Mimosa Pines Cemetery in Carlyss under the direction of Johnson and Robison Funeral Home. The family will receive friends on Sunday, June 14, 2015 from 4-9 P.m. with a rosary at 6:30 P.M. at Johnson and Robison Funeral Home. Visitation will continue on Monday, June 15, 2105 from 9 A.M. until 10:30 A.M. Pall bearers will be John Chaumont, Keith Badon, Matthew Foux, Alex Foux, Gary Barnes, and Lynsey Badon.

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  1. Uncle Jack, a great man, I have many happy wonderful childhood memories to cherish. Dear Aunt Dean, Christine, Charlie, Byron, Tony, I am sorry for your loss.

  2. My sincerest sympathy to my dear relations of Uncle Jack. He was such a good hearted kind man. Fond memories of our visits to your home in Sulphur. A very special place in heart.

  3. Ms. Dean and family we are so sorry for your loss. Will miss seeing him at church. You at in our prayers. Pam and Jeff Hanchey

  4. Mr. Foux was one of the sweetest customers I knew. I loved waiting on him when he came in for his scratch offs. He will surely be missed by his Brookshire brothers family.

  5. Dad will have someone to jabber with now. We will miss you uncle King. Love, Bert, Cecile and Family

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