Donald Rufus Beaube
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Donald Rufus Beaube

September 01, 1954 - September 21, 2011

Donald Rufus Beaube

September 01, 1954 - September 21, 2011


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Obituary for Donald Rufus Beaube

Funeral services for Donald Rufus Beaube, 57 of Gilbert, LA will be held at Bayou Macon Baptist Church on Friday, September 23, 2011 at 7:00 pm with Rev. Jerry Goodman and Rev. Doyle Adams officiating under the direction of Young's Community Memorial. Donald Beaube was born on September 1, 1954 in Fresno, CA and passed away Wednesday, September 21, 2011 at his residence in Gilbert. He was the Supervisor for the Town of Wisner's Water and Sewage Department. He was preceded in death by: Father-Joseph L. Beaube Sr. Mother-Ethel (Ferguson) Beaube Sister-Kathryn Santana. Survivors include: His Wife of 28 years- Mary Beaube of Gilbert, LA Son-Mike Beaube of Houma, LA 3 Daughters-Jessica Beaube of Winnsboro, LA; Sarah Beaube of Gilbert, LA; Tressa Englerth and Caleb of Gilbert, LA 4 Brothers-Joseph Beaube Jr. of Florida; Jake Waller of Texas; Johnny Waller of Texas; and Jimmy Waller of Texas; Sister-Jo Anne Emfinger of Mississippi;5 Grandchildren-Jordan Landry, Makayla Beaube, Kase Englerth, Riley Beaube, Lex Beaube. The Honorary Pallbearers will be Carl Ray & Maggie Thames, Dave & Pat Blackmon, Freddie Foy, Jimmy Berry and PT Crum. The family will receive friends at Bayou Macon Baptist Church from 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm Friday, September 23, 2011. To leave an online condolence for the family please visit

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