June 30, 1931 - May 29, 2019
Royce C. Arthur, age 87 and a Lake Charles resident, passed away at Lake Charles Memorial Hospital in Lake Charles, LA on May 29, 2019. He was born on June 30, 1931 in New Orleans, LA. Mr. Royce served his country in the Navy and was a veteran of the Korean War.
He is survived by his wife Loretta M. LeFleur of Lake Charles, LA; two daughters Karen Mizell and Carol (Charles) LeBlanc; six step children Charles Jones, Larry Jones, Gary (Carolyn) Jones, Paul (Lisa) LeFleur, Angie (Greg) Lannette, and Eddie LaFleur; 19 grandchildren and numerous great grandchildren.
Royce was preceded in death by his brothers Joseph and Alan Arthur, and one infant brother; a sister Jean Jones; and his parents Edward N. and Marie Picard Arthur.
Visitation will be held at Annunciation Catholic Church Saturday, June 1, 2019 from 9:00 am until the funeral mass at 11:00 am. Rev. Father Daniel Brouillette will officiate the service. Interment will follow at Williams Cemetery in Isabel, LA with Military Graveside Rites.