Clifton Joseph Peltier

Clifton Joseph Peltier

January 28, 1937 — June 19, 2011

Clifton Joseph Peltier, 74, a native of New Iberia and a longtime resident of Morgan City, passed away at the home of his daughter in Tylertown, Miss., Sunday, June 19, 2011, surrounded by loved ones.

Clifton worked many years in the marine and trucking industry as a crane operator in Morgan City for Tidewater Marine and Patterson Truck Lines. He loved his children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren. They were the loves of his life.

He is survived by his daughters, Roxanna Cormier of Rayne, Debra Benoit of Carencro, Brenda Rushing of Tylertown, Miss., Leigh LaGrange of Youngsville, Gail Barber of Jackson, Miss., and Peggy Dempster of Raceland; a nephew, Johnny Peltier of Angie; grandchildren, Mandi Benoit, Nikki and Kesha Quebodeaux, Michael, Daphne, Devin, David, Derek and Hallie Kelley, Jimmie, Weston and Sarah Thibodaux, and Sam and Timothy Cormier; great-grandchildren, A.J. Cormier, Gabriella Rose Kelley, Elizabeth Ann Cosoon, Jhaice and Tylynn Leopoul, and Kaynon and Adrianna Powell.

Clifton was preceded in death by his parents, Tellis and Eunis Rodriguez Peltier; three brothers; and a sister.

A time of remembrance and reflection was held today, Tuesday, June 21, 2011, from 1 p.m. until 2 p.m. Clifton was laid to rest in the Franklin Cemetery.

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