Jeffery Dale "Bodean" Averett passed away peacefully at his residence on Tuesday, June 8th, 2021. He was 52 years old and a resident of Colyell. Jeff never met a stranger and through his love of hunting had friends which extended far beyond Louisiana. Visitation will be at Colyell Baptist Church, on Thursday, June 10th from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. Visitation continues at the church on Friday, June 11th, from 9 a.m. until religious service at 11 a.m. conducted by Brother Jeremy Glascock. Interment in Colyell Baptist Cemetery. Survived by his wife, Tricia Andrews Averett; daughter, Madison Caroline Averett; mother, Delma Watts Averett; sister, Janet (Lonnie) Keller; mother-in-law, Judith Andrews; father-in-law, Henry (Jacki) Andrews; brothers-in-law, Charles (Teresa) Andrews, Micah (Stacy) Andrews; sister-in-law, Megan (Jeff) Oleson; nieces and nephews, Amber (Dustin) Allement, Blake (Trina) Keller, Chas, Cameron, Cate, Ethan, and Gavin Andrews; great nieces and nephews–Bentley and Bailey Allement, Easton, Evan, and Emmy Keller; numerous aunts, uncles, and cousins. The truly special friendships Jeff shared were a huge part of his life, including the one with "brother" Aaron Wheat. He is preceded in death by his father, L.C. "Hock" Averett; sister, Melinda Faye Averett; grandparents, Clinton Sr and Etta Averett, Ike and Ida Watts. Pallbearers will be Dustin Allement, Micah Andrews, Clint Ardoin, Matt Fussell, Blake Keller, Brent Watts, Hunter Wheat, Mason Wheat. Jeff was an avid outdoorsman and loved nothing better than to hear a good pack of hounds run. To send memories and condolences visit the guestbook at www.Oursofh.com.
Arrangements by Ourso Funeral Home, Gonzales, La.
Published by The Advocate from Jun. 10 to Jun. 12, 2021.