Breaux Bridge - A Funeral Service will be held at 2:00 pm on Sunday, December 18, 2022, at Pellerin Funeral Home in Breaux Bridge for Reed Mitchell Hebert, 57, who passed away on Wednesday, December 14, 2022, at Lafayette General Medical Center. Reed honorably gave the gift of life through organ donation.
The family requests visiting hours be held at Pellerin Funeral Home on Sunday from 9:00 am until time of service at 2:00 pm. A Rosary will be prayed at 1:00 pm.
Deacon Marcel "Butch" Hebert will officiate the funeral service. Readers will be his godchildren, Katie Hebert Belaire and Holly Verret Lee. Interment will follow at St. Bernard Cemetery #2 in Breaux Bridge.
Reed, affectionately known as “Reed-o” and “T-Pim”, worked for Faulconer Energy as a natural gas compressor technician for 36 years. He was known for his love of fishing, crabbing, and cutting grass. Reed was always there for anyone that needed him and was always willing to help out. He loved being around his family and friends and often enjoyed barbecuing for family gatherings. Reed was always known for being a great athlete, whether it was playing softball, football, or throwing the javelin, he was good at it. He was a loving and devoted husband, father, and brother, who will be greatly missed by all who knew and loved him.
He is survived by his loving wife of 29 years, Holly Davis Hebert; son, Jarrod Hebert; daughters, Allison Hebert (Matt) and Kelly Hebert; step-father, Patrick "Rickie" Garritt; brothers, Richey Hebert (Ann), Ryan Hebert, and Rickie Garritt (Kayla); sisters, Edie Eldridge (Troy), Renee Debetaz (Jeff), and Rachael Garritt (Ronald Bijeaux); sister-in-law, Tina Hebert; and a host of in-laws, nieces, nephews, and cousins.
He was preceded in death by his father, Rufus Hebert; mother, Ronnie Melancon Garritt; brother, Ron Hebert; niece, Ashley Hebert; uncle, Malcolm Melancon; maternal grandparents, Thelma Chauffe Melancon, Whitney "Pim" Melancon, and Enola Champagne Melancon; and paternal grandparents, Edith and Joseph Hebert.
Pallbearers will be Matt Patin, Noah Bryant, Grant Debetaz, Victor Debetaz, Tracy Hebert, and Jeff Debetaz.
Honorary Pallbearers will be Jarrod Hebert, Richey Hebert, Ryan Hebert, Rickie Garritt, and Justin Hebert.
Pellerin Funeral Home has been entrusted with arrangements. 211 Berard St., Breaux Bridge, LA 70517 (337) 332-2111.