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Francis Rubit

May 18, 1936 — December 23, 2020

Cankton - A Graveside Service will be held at 12:00 pm on Saturday, January 2, 2021, at St. John Berchmans Cemetery (552 Main Street, Cankton, LA 70584) in for Francis Rubit, 84, who passed away on Wednesday, December 23, 2020. Rev. Kenneth Domingue will officiate at the Graveside Service. Francis was born May 18, 1936 in Cankton. He enjoyed cooking, watching TV, driving around town, and being with his family. He will be dearly missed. He is survived by his sister, Barbara Marie Jean; grandchild, Kyle Derouselle (Monique); great grandchild, Jazz Derouselle; stepdaughter, Natalie Myers (Forbe); and numerous nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents, Joseph and Sylvania Green Rubit; three sisters, Amelia Dixon, Myrtle Henry and Genevieve Rubit; one brother, Berkman Rubit; and his longtime companion, Rita Chevalier. A live stream will be held for family and friends that cannot attend graveside services. Please visit our website at, then press "Live Stream" tab to watch beginning at 12:00 pm. Pellerin Funeral Home (337-332-2111) is in charge of arrangements.
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Saturday, January 2, 2021

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St. John Berchman's Cemetery

552 Main St, Cankton, LA 70584

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