Aug. 8, 1939-July 15, 2022

A Mass of Christian Burial for Willie Edward Vercher will be Saturday, July 23 at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church in Cloutierville at 10 a.m. Burial will follow at St. John the Baptist Catholic Cemetery. Recitation of the Holy Rosary will begin at 9:30 a.m. The family will receive friends Saturday from 8:30-9:30 a.m.
Those honored to serve as pallbearers will be Cody Vercher, Mason Neal, Matthew Vercher, Cade Corley, Matt Vercher, Ormond LaCour, Steve Vercher and Scott Vercher.
Willie was born Aug. 8, 1939, in Cloutierville to Willie Vercher Jr. and Laurine Kerry Vercher. He passed away July 15, 2022, in Alvarado, Texas.
He is survived by his son, Jeff Vercher and wife Melanie; grandchildren, Cody Vercher, Emily Vercher and Mason Neal; and one brother, Michael Vercher.
Willie is preceded in death by his parents; his first wife, Martha Ann Vercher; his second wife, Barbara Vercher; son, Paul Edward Vercher; daughter, Judy Carol Vercher; and a brother, Francis Vercher.
Willie was a very giving man, putting others before himself. He loved taking care of people, especially disabled children. He often brought toys to the orphanages for the children. He was an active member of the Lion’s Club, he loved to country dance, he loved his family. He will be dearly missed.