Dec. 29, 1953 – Aug. 28, 2021
Funeral services for Melvin Richoux, 67, of Tylertown, were Sept. 7, 2021, at Capps Funeral Home with Rev. Jimmy Schmidt officiating.
Richoux died Aug. 28, 2021. He was born Dec. 29, 1953, in New Orleans to the late Lois and Clifton Richoux. Along with his parents he is also preceded in death by his brothers John Paul Richoux and Clifton Richoux Jr.; mother-in-law Wanda Crabs; and grandson D.J. Camardelle.
Melvin enjoyed drinking coffee with his friends at the Frog Pond, cutting grass, spending time with his family and collecting special items.
Survivors include his wife of 44 years Latricia Richoux; children Melvin (Candice) Richoux Jr. and Misty (Jim) LeCompte; grandchildren Dontae Scheffler, Caine Scheffler, Savanna LeCompte, Heather Camardelle, and Kyra Camardelle, sisters Melevne (Glenn) Burke and JoAnn (Albert) Aucion.
Capps Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements. Family and friends may sign an online guestbook at www.hartmanhughesfuneralhome.com