Preston Antoine, Sr., 89, a native of Terrebonne Parish and a resident of Schriever, LA, passed away peacefully at 4:35 a.m. on Friday, September 27, 2019.
Visitation will be from 9:00 a.m. until funeral time at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, October 5, 2019 at New Magnolia Baptist Church, 427 Hwy 311 in Schriever, LA. Burial will follow in Halfway Cemetery.
He is survived by his sons, Preston, Jr. (Doris) and Ricky Antoine; daughters, Sharon Ray, Rhonda Mathews, Valerie, Angela, Natalie and Janell Antoine; twenty-six grandchildren; sixty great-grandchildren; fifty-seven great-great grandchildren; brothers, Lester Antoine and Warren Williams; sisters, Maggie and Rosa Lee Antoine, Pearlie Anderson, Shirley Wesley, Mary Jane Neylon, Lovenia Henry and Clara Rhines; and a host of other relatives and friends.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Clara Belle Winslow Antoine; son, Conklin Antoine; parents, Conklin Antoine and Lillie Anderson; brother, Clarence Anderson; sisters, Dorothy and Ruby Antoine, and Classie Thomas.
Arrangements entrusted to Jones Funeral Home of Houma.
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