Mitchell J. Guist

A lifelong resident of Brittany, he passed away Monday, May 14, 2012 at age of 47. He was a cast member on the History Channel's show "Swamp People," featured alongside his brother, Glenn. His passion was living off the Bayou, hunting and fishing. He is survived by his brother, Glenn Guist; sister, Tonya Guist; niece, Nicole Melancon and husband Trent; nephew, CJ; great nieces, Mollie and Adah Melancon; great nephew Ransly Melancon; and a great-uncle, Sydney Bonaventure. Preceded in death by parents, Bonnie Albritton and Hubert Guist; brothers, Hubert Guist Jr. and Daniel Guist. There will be a visitation at Ourso Funeral Home, Gonzales, Friday, May 18, 2012 from 4:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. Visitation will resume at the funeral Home Saturday, May 19, 2012 from 9:00 a.m. until service at 12:00 p.m. conducted by Charles "Chuck" Stern. Interment will be in Lusk Cemetery in Gonzales. Pallbearers will be Justin Delatte, Roman Belleu, Todd Alexander, Aaron Polk, Joshua Polk, T.K. Waddell, Toby Ponville, and Brant Kohan. To offer condolences to the family, please visit We love and miss you. One day you'll kill that big buck (just to make Michael mad). Love always, Glenn, Tonya, CJ and Nicole.

Funeral Home

Ourso Funeral Home
13533 Airline Highway Gonzales, LA 70737
(225) 647-8608

Published in from May 17 to May 19, 2012