March 06, 1947 - November 07, 2019
Leroy Creel, Sr. passed away at Our Lady of the Angels Hospital in Bogalusa, LA on Thursday, November 7, 2019 at the age of 72. He was born in Bogalusa, LA on March 6, 1947. He was a member of New Life Pentecostal Church in Bogalusa, LA. He honored his country serving in the United States Army Reserves.
He is survived by his loving wife of 22 years, Maxine Creel; his son, Leroy (Charlotte) Creel, Jr.; three daughters, Michelle (Steve) Jenkins, Debbie Winder, and Renee (Larry) Vidrine; his grandchildren, Cody Creel, Jason Creel, Brandon Jenkins, Hope Jenkins, Rusty Winder, Rhiannon Moreau, Hannah Smith, Phillip Smith, and Cody Vidrine; seven great grandchildren; a sister, Betsey (Roy) Keating, Sr.; and his brother, Oliver Creel. He is also survived by other relatives and countless friends.
He was preceded in death by his father and mother, Jack and Mamie Creel; his son, Martin R. Winder; and his sister, Betty Caves.
Arrangements have been entrusted to Poole-Ritchie Funeral Home & Crematory. Services honoring his life will all be held at New Life Pentecostal Church in Bogalusa, LA. Visitation will be on Friday, November 8, 2019 from 5:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. and on Saturday, November 9, 2019 from 9:00 a.m. until the funeral service begins at 3:00 p.m. Rev. Wesley Quave, Rev. Colby Meadows, Rev. Cody Creel, and Rev. Bobby Keating will officiate. Interment to follow at Ponemah Cemetery.