Catahoula - A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:00 AM on Monday, November 28, 2022 at St. Rita Catholic Church for Carl "Pazoo" Dugas, 83, who passed away on Wednesday, November 23, 2022, at his residence.
A visitation will take place at Dion Hall on Sunday from 5:30 PM to 9:00 PM and will continue on Monday from 8:00 AM until 9:30 AM.
A rosary will be prayed at 6:30 PM on Sunday evening.
Father Bill Melancon will officiate at the Funeral Mass. Interment will follow at Our Lady of the Lake Cemetery.
Pazoo was the owner of "Carl's Barber Shop", where he was a barber for over 20 years. At the same time, he also owned "Carl's Western Wear". He was a business owner in the crawfish industry for over 40 years (Carl's Seafood). Another passion of Pazoo's was horses; he bred, raised and raced horses out of his farm called "Champion's Run". In his spare time, he loved horse racing, old western movies and spending time with his family and friends. Pazoo cherished the mornings spent with his coffee club every week. He will be remembered as a loving husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather, who will be greatly missed by all who knew and loved him.
He is survived by wife of 63 years, Melba Melancon Dugas; daughter, Renee Oubre (Buddy); sons, Marc Dugas (Tammy), Brady Dugas (Robin) and Terril Dugas (Jamie); grandchildren, Ross Dugas (Linzy), Kristen Oubre Durand (Gregg), Alex Oubre (Mandi), Ryan Oubre (Lani), Devin Dugas (Alynn), Drew Dugas (Sidney) and Zane Dugas; great-grandchildren, Khori, Beckett, Saylor, Owen, Sloane, Mary and Claire; and sister-in-law Jeanette Dugas.
He is preceded in death by his granddaughter, Brittany C. Dugas; parents, Abel Dugas and Therese Chataignier Dugas; brother, Louis Dugas; and parents-in-law, Hubert and Elphie Melancon.
Pallbearers will be Ross Dugas, Devin Dugas, Drew Dugas, Alex Oubre, Ryan Oubre and Gregg Durand.
Honorary pallbearers will be Raymond Daspit, Palmer Poppy Fuselier, Jack-Dale Delhomme and Gene Landry.
Pellerin Funeral Home (337-332-2111) is in charge of arrangements.
Monday, November 28, 2022
11:00am - 12:00pm (Central time)
Our Lady of the Lake Cemetery - St. Martinville