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From: "David Hoffpauir" <>
Subject: [HOFFPAUIR] Forrest Hamic Hoffpauir obituary
Date: Thu, 31 May 2007 09:23:23 -0500

Forrest Hamic Hoffpauir

Forrest Hamic "Beau" Hoffpauir, 70, of Lake Charles, passed away
Monday, May 28, 2007, in a local hospital.

Mr. Hoffpauir was born in Crowley and lived most of his life in Lake
Charles. He retired from McDermott Oil Co. He worked many years
in Africa, Saudi Arabia, Singapore and Vietnam, where he was in the
welding industry. Mr. Hoffpauir was actively working as a welding inspector

for Gulf Services. He had a love for old cars, racing and cooking shows
and took pride in his work. He loved his children and grandchildren and
was very proud of all of them. Mr. Hoffpauir was a tower of strength for
everyone and will be greatly missed.

Mr. Hoffpauir is survived by his wife, Bobbye Hoffpauir; children, Darrin
Hoffpauir, Deline Hoffpauir Ange, Delisa Milliger and husband Charles,
Derick Hoffpauir and wife Shellie, Darbie Fontenot and husband Jamie,
Forrest Drew Hoffpauir and wife Katherine, Dohn Hoffpauir, and Hope
brother, Larry Hoffpauir and wife Gloria, and 19 grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents, L. P. and Allie Hoffpauir and son,
Fred Byron Hoffpauir.

Services will be at 10 a.m. Thursday, May 31, in Johnson Funeral Home.
Deacon George Carr will officiate. Burial will be in Pine Hill Cemetery in
Iowa. Visitation is 4-9 p.m. today (Wednesday) and from 8 a.m. Thursday.
Words of comfort to the family may be expressed at

>From Lake Charles American Press

Forrest was s/o Lawrence Paul and Vivian Hamic Hoffpauir
Lawrence Paul was s/o William Silas, s/o Nathan, s/o Thomas, s/o Thomas

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