Arthur “Art” Driskill

September 6, 1963 — July 30, 2013

Arthur “Art” Driskill, 49, a native and lifelong resident of Berwick, passed away today, Tuesday, July 30, 2013, while surrounded by his family.

Art is survived by one daughter, Rachelle Baker and her husband, Mike, of Morgan City; their five children, Brailynn, Cash, Jolie, Hailie and Cole, all of Morgan City; one son, Daniel Driskill and his fiancé, Christie, of San Diego; one brother, Terry Driskill and his wife, Debbie, of Nashville, Tenn.; three sisters, Rose Moritz and her husband, Max, of Nashville, Tenn., Sue Bercegeay and her husband, Dwain, of Bayou Vista, and Judy Scully and her husband, Robert, of Berwick; five nephews, Matthew, Christian, Ryan, Brandon and Robby; and three nieces, Tiffani, Brittany and Emily.

Art is reunited in heaven with his father, Millard James Driskill; his mother, Lou Toups Driskill; and one nephew, Lil Dave.

An animal lover, Art enjoyed spending time in the park with his beloved pets. A person who enjoyed having a good time, especially with family and friends, he was a charismatic ladies’ man. Some of his favorite pasttimes included spending time outdoors, fishing, playing cards and pool. Art was always good for a laugh and in his time on earth, he left many smiles on many faces. A kindhearted person, it was well known that he would give anything and everything to help others, even if it was the shirt off his back, Y Knot?

The family requests that a time of remembrance be observed from 6 to 9 p.m. Wednesday, July 31, 2013, at Hargrave Funeral Home with funeral services for Art taking place at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, July 31. In keeping with Art’s wishes, graveside services will be held privately at a later date.

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