A native of Ventress and resident of Jarreau, he passed away at 9:55 a.m. on Thursday, June 27, 2013 at Pointe Coupee General Hospital in New Roads.
He was 75 and retired from Big River Industries as a Heavy Equipment Operator. Visiting at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Lakeland on Saturday June 29, 2013 from 9:30 am until Mass of Christian Burial in the church at 12:30 pm, conducted by Rev. Greg Daigle. Interment in False River Memorial Park in New Roads. He is survived by his mother, Marie Ballard Gremillion of Jarreau; one daughter and son-in-law, Janice Jarreau and husband Ronnie of Erwinville; two sons and daughters-in-law, Dennis Gremillion and wife Staci of Livonia, Thomas Gremillion and wife Nicole of Arnaudville; one sister, Agnes Rita Chenevert of Jarreau; and grandchildren, Amy Jarreau Ranson and husband Aaron, Ryan Jarreau, Dylan Gremillion, Hannah and David Gremillion. He was preceded in death by his father, Lucien Gremillion; Paternal grandparents, M/M Oliver Gremillion; and Maternal Grandparents, M/M Rayford Ballard. Pallbearers are Ronnie Jarreau, Ryan Jarreau, Dylan Gremillion, Larry Guerin, Dale Guerin and Joseph Ballard. Honorary Pallbearers are Nolan Gremillion and David Gremillion. Special thanks to Hospice of Pointe Coupee, Pointe Coupee General Hospital, Dr. Breaux, Dr. Raven and Dr. Landry. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Hospice of Pointe Coupee. To sign the guest register, go to www.nilandfuneralservice.com. Arrangements with Niland's Funeral Service, Inc., New Roads, La.