October 8, 1937 — July 2, 2011
Argie Babin, 73, born in Abbeville and a longtime resident of Morgan City, passed away Saturday, July 2, 2011, at Patterson Health Care Center in Patterson surrounded by his loving family.
Argie was a pipe inspector and worked many years in the oilfield industry with Tuboscope Inc. and National Oilwell Varco. He loved his family and enjoyed family gatherings. He also enjoyed bowling with friends.
He is survived by three sons, Karl Babin, Jason J. Babin and his wife Theresa, all of Bayou Vista, and Cy Babin and his wife Melissa of Morgan City; a daughter, Renee Babin Jones and her husband Steve of Stephensville; his brothers Johnnie Bourque and Paul Babin; grandchildren, Jason L. Babin, JayCee Jones, Tyler Jones, Bryce Babin, Jacelyn Daigle, Claire Babin, Parker Babin, and Skyla and Haley Crochet.
Argie is preceded in death by his wife, Nella; his parents, Alva and Euphemie Gerard Babin Bourque; and two sisters, Yvonne Viator and Mary Grace Landry.
A time of reflection and remembrance will be held at Hargrave Funeral Home from 8 a.m. until 9 p.m. Tuesday, July 5, 2011, with prayer services to be held at 7 p.m. Visitation will continue Wednesday at Evangeline Funeral Home in Delcambre from 9 a.m. until 2 p.m.
A service of Christian burial will begin at 2 p.m. at Evangeline Funeral Home.
Mr. Babin will be laid to rest in the Miguez Cemetery in Delcambre.
Hargrave Funeral Home has been entrusted with arrangements.