Dec. 22, 1946-Aug. 6, 2013. He was a loving husband, Father and Paw Paw. He departed at 10:45 AM August 6, 2013 at home with his family after a battle with cancer.
He was born December 22, 1946, a native of Plaquemine and resident of Brusly. Visiting was at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church in Brusly, Saturday, August 10, 2013 from 9:00 AM until Mass of Christian Burial at 11:00 AM, celebrated by Rev. Matt Lorrain. Entombment of ashes followed in the church mausoleum. Survived by his loving wife of 33 years, Patricia Gibson Cheek, a daughter and son-in-law, Shannon and Tad Snow, a son, Jason Corrent and step daughter Nikki and husband Arthur "Bubba" Hebert. A brother: Clarence (Bubby) Dupont and wife Dana. Grandchildren: Kristin Edward and husband John, Katie and Kody Bourgeois, Cooper, Angellis, and Shelton. Great Grandchildren: Katelyn, Destin, Shane Jr. Hebert and Gabrielle Edward. Also his two loving cousins who he considered as sisters, Diana LeMay, Robynn Holtrop and an uncle he considered a Dad, Milton C. Clement and his fellow musicians with The Penalty Box Band. He also had many friends and loved ones. He was preceded in death by his Mother and Father, Ida Mae Poche and Ory Dupont, Grandparents Allen and Marie Poche. A Brother, Bernie Cheek and an Aunt who he considered a loving Mom: Catherine Poche Clement and also a cousin Terryn Brignac. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the American Cancer Society . A Special thanks to Baton Rouge Hospice. Please share sympathies, condolences and memories at www.wilbertservices.com.