Curley James Bordelon, 83, of Dubach, died
He is survived by his wife of 58 years, Imelda "Fritz" Frasier Bordelon, children, Karen Buchanan and husband Russell, Curley James Bordelon Jr. and fiancÚ Bobbie Williams, Robert Keith Bordelon and wife Sheila, David Andrew Bordelon and partner David Cadwallader, and grandchildren, Yale Johnson, Evan Johnson, Curley "CJ" James Bordelon
Curley Bordelon served in the United States Army/Artillery for 22 years, serving in both the Korean Conflict and subsequent occupation as well as the Vietnam War, with numerous commendations and medals awarded, including two Purple Hearts and the Bronze Star. Upon retirement from the military, Curley received a Bachelor's in Education from LSU and then a Master's from
A man lovingly known as "Pop" to his children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren, leaves the legacy of a loving and close family that will miss him but cherish each other.
A memorial will be held at the Historic Fire Station on
In lieu of flowers please make a donation to the charity of your choice in his name. Charities benefiting children in any capacity and especially education were favorites of Pop.
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