passed away on Saturday, November 18, 2017 at 8:10 p.m. at the Butterfly Wing in the Baton Rouge General Medical Center after a battle with cancer at the age of 61. He was a native of Port Allen, long time resident of Tennessee where he worked in event planning and catering/cooking. He was a current resident of Port Allen. In following Donnie’s wishes, he will be cremated and a memorial service will be held at a later date. Donnie is survived by his father, Paul “Donald” Gascon Sr. of Port Allen; four sisters, Charlene Pickering and husband Dallas of Zachary, Mary Ann Harrison and husband Allen of Port Allen, Leslie Oliver and husband Robert of Fall City, NE, Paula Becker and husband Don of Grosse Tete; one brother, Calvin Gascon of Port Allen; numerous nieces and nephews. Donnie was preceded in death by his mother, Mary Frances Fourrier Gascon; infant twin sisters. The family would like to thank all the staff and people who helped in caring for Donnie during his illness, especially The Butterfly Wing, OLOL Cancer Infusion Center, and Pennington Cancer Center at Baton Rouge General Mid-City. Please share memories at www.wilbertservices.com.