May 3, 1946 – Dec. 24, 2022
Donnie Glen “Bird” Breland, 76, of Luling, LA, died Dec. 24, 2022 at the Inspired Living in Kenner, LA. He was born May 3, 1946, in Tylertown.
Funeral services were Dec. 29, 2022, at Hartman-Hughes Funeral Home, burial in the Rushing Cemetery in Tylertown.
Breland graduated from Warren Easton High School in New Orleans. He then went on to the University of Southern Mississippi where he received a degree in accounting. He was an accountant with COMNAVRESFOR-Department of the Navy in New Orleans until his retirement. Riding and collecting motorcycles were his greatest passion. Breland participated in many races and attended many Bike Nights throughout the years.
He was preceded in death by his father Parley Norton Breland; and mother Vonnie O’Quin Breland.
Survivors include his daughter Michele Breland Gauthreaux (Chad); grandchildren Nicholas Gauthreaux, Taylor Gauthreaux, and Luke Gauthreaux; longtime life partner Cindy Alfonso.
Hartman Hughes Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements. An online guestbook may be signed at www.hartmanhughesfuneralhome.com