Leo J. David

Leo was a wonderful kind and loving father, grandfather, brother and friend. He also was a 33 year retiree sheriff's deputy. He died on July 11, 2013 in Avoyelles Parish in a tragic vehicle accident. He was 66 years old, a resident and native of New Roads, LA. Visiting will be at Niland's Funeral Home in New Roads on Sunday July 14th from 5:00PM until 9:00PM and Monday July 15th from 9:00AM until 12:45PM. Religious Service will follow at St. Mary's Catholic Church in New Roads at 1:00PM. Conducted by Rev. Todd Lloyd. Interment in False River Memorial Park. He is survived by his daughter Chantele David Minton and son-in-law Michael Lynn Minton and his three beautiful grandchildren: Gavin Chandler Jarreau, Zane Michael Minton, Kylee Gail Minton. Also his brother Lester David and wife Kim; sisters Suzie Spencer and husband Bill, Peggy Morel and husband John, and Judy Fabre and husband Mark. He is preceded in death by his wife Linda Gail David; his mother and father Ida and Clarence David; his mother-in-law and father-in-law William (Boss) and Laura Aguillard; and his nephew Lance Morel; sister Patsy David; grandparents Ludovic and Louise David and Henry and Rosalie Jarreau. Pallbearers: Gavin Jarreau, Mike Minton, Lester David, John Morel, Cody David, Gilbert Eaves, Brett Robillard and Sal Genusa. Honorary Pallbearers: Ron Spencer and Mark Fabre.

Funeral Home

Niland's Funeral Services, Inc.
210 West End Drive New Roads, LA 70760
(225) 638-7103

Published in TheAdvocate.com from July 12 to July 15, 2013