J.E. passed away on Tuesday, August 12, 2014 at 12:10 a.m. at Our Lady of the Lake Regional Medical Center in Baton Rouge, at the age of 71.
He was a native of Addis, resident of Plaquemine and a retired employee with Burnside Terminal. Visiting was at St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church on Thursday, August 14th from 8 a.m. until Mass of Christian Burial at 10 a.m., celebrated by Rev. Greg Daigle. Burial followed in Grace Memorial Park. J.E. is survived by his wife of 50 years, Mary Coupel Comeaux of Plaquemine; four children, James Edward "Jimmy" Comeaux, Jr. and wife Tana of Addis, Darla Comeaux Crochet, Penny Comeaux Berthelot both of Plaquemine and Tammy Comeaux Allen and husband Brett of Brusly; one sister, Evelyn Bunch and husband Kenny of Plaquemine; 6 grandchildren, Brittany Bello and husband Ryan, Blaine LeJeune, Blair Comeaux, Brennan Allen, Bryn Comeaux, Brielle Allen and 2 great grandchildren, Brylon Boyette and Emi Rae Bello. JE was preceded in death by his parents, James "Roy" Comeaux and Marjorie Pitre Comeaux Haynes, step-father, Joe Haynes; brother, Daniel Joseph Comeaux. Wilbert Funeral Home, Plaquemine in charge of arrangements. www.wilbertservices.com.