Remembering Dennis Joseph Dauzat

Funeral services for Mr. Dennis Joseph Dauzat will be held on Wednesday, May 17th, 2023 at 11:00 a.m. in the Chapel of Hixson Brothers Funeral Home, Marksville with Pastors Stephen Baillio, Audis Dawson, and Rob McLane officiating. Interment will be held in the Belledeau Baptist Church Cemetery. Arrangements are under the direction of Hixson Brothers Funeral Home, Marksville.

Mr. Dauzat, age 97, of Boyce, LA., passed away on Sunday, May 14th, 2023 at his home. He is preceded in death by his wife, Elodie D. Dauzat; daughter, Cheryl Pryor; grandson, Guy Humphries; granddaughter, Stephanie Dauzat; parents, Joseph E. and Philmese Carmouche Dauzat. He is also preceded in death by all of his brothers and sisters.

Those left to cherish his memory are his sons, Harold D. Dauzat (Dale) of Otis, LA. and James K. Dauzat of Boyce, LA.; daughters, Diana M. Humphries and Charlene Roberts, both of Boyce, LA. He also leaves behind 9 grandchildren and 16 great grandchildren.

Visitation will be held on Tuesday, May 16, 2023 from 4:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. in the Chapel of Hixson Brothers Funeral Home, Marksville and will reopen on Wednesday, May 17, 2023 at 8:00 a.m. until time of service.

Those honored to serve as pallbearers will be Oralee Dauzat, Herman Dauzat, Jr. Man Dauzat, James Dauzat, Michael Pryor, and Charles Humphries.