Darby Joseph Mouton age 81 of Port Bolivar passed away early Friday morning, July 16, 2010 at John Sealy Hospital in Galveston. Funeral services are 10:00 am Monday, July 19, 2010 at First United Methodist Church of Port Bolivar. Burial will follow at Port Bolivar Cemetery under the direction of Carnes Brothers Funeral Home of Galveston. The family will receive visitors at the funeral home on Sunday from 5 p.m. until 8 p.m.
Darby was born August 8, 1928 in Cankton, Louisiana to Martin Mouton and Sylvia Sovoie Mouton. He worked Pile Driving Construction for many years before going to work for the County of Galveston in Port Bolivar from where he retired.
Preceded in death by his parents, a step mother, a daughter, Judy Irene Mouton and a brother, Jackie Wayne Mouton, survivors include his wife of 60 years, Odessa Lillian “Sis” Mouton; sons, Wayne Mouton and wife Vicki of Port Bolivar, and James Mouton and wife Michelle of Houston; brother, Nathan Mouton and wife Iva Nell of La Marque; sister, Authrine Shaw Filer and husband Joe Filer of La Marque, 6 grandchildren, numerous other relatives and many friends.
Pallbearers are Billy Bouse, Dean Bouse, Sidney Bouse, Chris Comeaux, Michael Comeaux, Eric Mouton, Michael Mouton, and Brandon Seals.
In lieu of flowers memorials may be sent to the Port Bolivar Cemetery Fund P.O. Box 885, Port Bolivar, Texas 77650.
Friends may sign the register book and send the family condolences at www.carnesbrothers.com/contactus. Please include the Mouton name.