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Herbert "Bruce" Broussard

Cecilia - Graveside Services will be held at a later date for Herbert "Bruce" Broussard, 72, who passed away on Thursday, March 17, 2022, at his residence.


Bruce had a true passion for cars. He loved restoring classic cars, racing cars, and working on muscle cars. Bruce also enjoyed watching horse racing, football, and basketball. Above all, he loved spending time with his family and taking trips to New Orleans, Houston, and Milwaukee to visit with loved ones out of town. Bruce was an amazing father, grandfather, great-grandfather, and brother, who will be sadly missed by all who knew and loved him.


He is survived by his sons, Lionel Ledet, Cornelius Martinez (Tanya), and Adam Broussard; daughter, Contessa Williams; nephew, Harold Sam; brothers, Harold Broussard and Peter Broussard; grandchildren, Dionne Amest, Showndre' Martinez, Darrien Martinez, Serenity Martinez, Asia Davis, Niobe Broussard and Aria Marks; and great-grandchildren, K'myini Amest, Ry Griffin, Kyzer Green, Drayce Anthony and Draya Anthony.


He was preceded in death by his parents, Preston Broussard and Lula Mae Celestine Broussard; and his brother, Henry Broussard.


Pellerin Funeral Home (337-332-2111) is in charge of arrangements.


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A candle was lit in memory of Herbert "Bruce" Broussard

Linda Enard Pradier & Family Mar 29 2022 9:07 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Herbert "Bruce" Broussard

Sandra Calais Mar 28 2022 12:42 PM

Such a gentle sweet man. He has shopped with me for many years. I always knew he was driving up when I heard the roar of his engine outside my shop. My Skin So Soft buddy will be missed by our staff.

Kim Guidry Mar 25 2022 11:35 PM

Wishing you peaceful rest and you will be miss now I don't have no Mechanic .

Liz Patt Mar 25 2022 8:01 PM

Wishing you peace, comfort & courage to face the days ahead and loving memories to forever hold in your hearts. Keeping the family in my thoughts and prayers. - Sheriff Breaux & Family

Sheriff Becket Breaux Mar 22 2022 2:13 PM

Wishing you a peaceful rest cousin, friend, and mechanic to many. My heart was full when they said"you had expired." I will always remember you cousin and I know that you will be deeply missed in our family. Bruce, I enjoyed seeing playing with your toys in the yard and on the road. Now you can really relax and enjoy your eternal life with the Lord.

Mona Joseph Mar 21 2022 6:25 PM

Wishing you a peaceful rest cuzzo. We will miss you but we will never forget all the timeless memories with you. 💜

Ronald Mar 20 2022 8:11 PM

Rest in Heavenly peace my cousin. You will be truly missed 💔💔🙏🙏

Sue Daigle Winston Mar 20 2022 7:39 PM

To cuzzo I will never forget as his love for cars I personal experienced at a high rate of speed! Never forgotten cuz, love Dexter and Tami Harris!

Dexter R Harris Mar 20 2022 6:44 PM

Rest In Peace My Friend.
You'll Be Truly Missed

Leroy Pete Mar 19 2022 7:54 PM

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