Opelousas- A Funeral Service will be held for, John Richard Womack II, on Friday, January 4, 2019 at 1:00 p.m. in the Sibille Funeral Home Chapel in Opelousas. Deacon Sammy Diesi will conduct the service. Burial will follow in the Bellevue Memorial Park in Opelousas.
John, age 62, passed away on Wednesday, January 2, 2019 at his residence surrounded by his loving family. John was known for his comical and loving demeanor. He never met a stranger and loved whole heartedly. John was an avid fisherman and hunter. He belonged to the Bally Hack hunting club for 20 plus years. He was also a member of the Louisiana/Texas fishing rodeo. John was a member of the Opelousas Elks Lodge #1048, where he enjoyed playing cards with his Elk brothers. He will be greatly missed by his family, friends and all who knew and loved him.
He is survived by his wife of 40 years, Bobbie Ann Breaux Womack of Opelousas; sons, John R. Womack III of Opelousas; daughter, Nicole Mae Womack of Opelousas; mother, Russell Janet Womack; five grandchildren, Katlyn Giroir, Austin and Bryce Womack, Lindsey Womack and Brooklyn Womack; and mother-in-law, Beulah Breaux of Opelousas.
He was preceded in death by his father, John “Jack” Womack, Sr.; his son, John Robert Womack; and father-in-law, Robert Breaux.
Visitation will be held on Thursday, January 3, 2019 from 4:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. at the Sibille Funeral Home Chapel in Opelousas. The rosary will be prayed at 6:00 p.m. The funeral home will reopen on Friday from 8:00 a.m. until time of service.
Pallbearers will be John Womack III, Robert Stelly, Johnathon Stelly, Harry Doucet, Benjamin Doucet and Bobby Comeaux. Honorary pallbearers will be Austin and Bryce Womack, Lionel Stelly and Gerald Bower.
Words of Comfort to the family may be expressed at www.sibillefuneralhomes.com. Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Sibille Funeral Home of Opelousas.
May peace and comfort be with you and your family at this difficult time.
Sheriff Bobby J. GuidrozOpelousas, LA
Condolences to the family during this time of grief. Jesus Christ promised to call all those in the memorial tombs, they will hear his voice and come out. (John 5:28 & 29) Yes, the resurrection will be a reality on a peaceful earth.(Psalm 37:29, Acts 24:15)
My sincere condolences to the Womack family. One of the funniest friends I knew with a great since of humor. My thoughts and prayers are with you all.
Madelyn Reed Comeaux
madelyn comeauxopelousas, LA
So sorry for your loss. I had the privilege of working with John at Terra Industries. Great times and such a great guy to be around.
Marcus GuidrozPort Barre, LA
Miss. Bobbie, so sorry for your loss, my condolences to you and the family
Sandra OlivierArnaudville, LA
Ms. Rusty and Bobbi, we are so sorry to hear that John passed. We have so many memories of us all together having such fun. Our hearts and prayers are with you and all the family.
Lisa Guilbeau RobisonSlidell, LA
My heartfelt condolences and prayers to John's family.
Gregory DeJeanNew York, NY
Ms.Bobbie,Nichole and to all the Womack family my deepest condolences my prayers be with you..Remember this isn’t good bye it’s I’ll see you later!! I never new MrJohn but I know from knowing you’ll he was a wonderful man and will be sadly missed.. Kem Lee
Kem LeeBroussard, LA
Nicole and family, u are in my prayers during this difficult time. I'm so sorry to hear of mr. John's passing.
Jessica deshotelsNubA, LA
My dearest Bobbie, we are so sorry for your loss! We will lift you, John and your family up in prayer. Our deepest condolences! Thom and Madeline Daly
Thom n Madeline DalyOpelousas, LA
Bobbie (and family) we are saddened by the news of John’s passing. We shared many years of friendship and made great memories. Stay strong, my friend. Don & Peggy
Peggy MorganOpelousas, LA
Harry DoucetPort Barre, LA
Rest In Peace my old neighbor. Prayers.
Michael McKinneyBaton Rouge, LA
So sorry to hear about John’s death. We have found memories of him during happy times. Our thoughts and prayers are with all of you. RIP John — always a good friend. Tim and Carola.
Carola and Tim HartleyDubach, LA
I am so sorry for your loss. My prayers are with your Family
Margaret Semiean SheffieldGlenn Heights, TX
Dear Bobbie, Mrs Rusty, Nicole and John, i am so sorry to hear this. I did not know he was ill. My deepest sympathy. I hope to be there. Love, Dianne HB and Suzanne
Dianne DeBueno DeJeanSunset, LA
My deepest condolences! My prayers go out to you and your family!
Connie Stephen MarksOpelousas, LA
Dear Rusty and family: I am shocked and saddened to read about John Richard's passing. Please know that you are in my thoughts and prayers.
Judy Burleigh-CrewsPort Barre, LA
To Bobbie, Mrs. Russel and the entire Womack family, you have my sincere sympathy during this difficult time. John was such a nice person. May God give you peace and comfort. My prayers are with you.
Betsy Prejean Benoit
Betsy Prejean BenoitLafayette, LA
Bobbie and Rusty, I am sorry to hear about John Richard passing. We will pray for him and for you. Kyle
Kyle DeJeanOpelousas, LA
Bobbie (and family). I am so very sorry to hear about John. Prayers are with you all
Cindy Reed HollierOpelousas, LA
My deepest condolences Bobbie to you and your family. May you find comfort and peace during this difficult time.
Deany Ardoin HillhouseOxford, MS
Saddened by John’s passing. Only good memories of John. Prayers for his family.
Steve DeshotelsOpelousas, LA
Wow!! My heart and prayers goes out to his family loving kindheart man he would make u laugh when u r sad..sending prayers for 💪 and healing to the family..Rih MR.J
My most sincere condolences to all of John’s family and loved ones.
Lynn DiesiBaton Rouge, LA
Bobbie, Nicole, John and Aunt Russell I am so sorry to here the passing of John Richard. I pray that the Prince Of Peace, Jesus, will give ya'll comfort in this time of sorrow. I will always remember the times John Richard and I share fishing and hunting together with our dads. I can remember Old Momma baiting our hooks and taking the fish off that we caught. The times we spent at Uncle Warren's camp with all the family, those were the days.
Dennis CornettVentress, LA
To the Womack family we extend our deepest sympathy, we will keep all in our thoughts and prayers. Mike and Dolly
CAROLYN MOREAUPORT BARRE, LA
Sincere condolences to the family. When someone you love becomes a memory, the memory becomes a treasure in your heart and it lives forever. May the wonderful treasures fill your hearts with love and bring you peace, Hosea 13:14.
Terry & I were saddened to hear of John's passing. We are
sorry that we are unable to attend the funeral, but please know that our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.
Vicki & Terry Manuel
Vicki & Terry ManuelCarencro, LA 70520, LA