Beverly Harris Escue, Jr.
September 10, 1938  -  January 5, 2018

Beverly Harris Escue, Jr.

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Baker Funeral Home
6401 Groom Rd.
Baker, LA  70714
Monday, January 8, 2018
9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
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Baker Funeral Home Chapel
6401 Groom Rd.
Baker, LA  70714
Monday, January 8, 2018
11:00 a.m.
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Hillcrest Memorial Gardens
6305 Groom Rd.
Baker, LA  70714
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American Cancer Society
10528 Kentshire Court
Baton Rouge, LA  70810

Beverly Harris Escue, Jr., 79 years old, resident of Baker, was called to his eternal resting place on January 5, 2018. He entered this world in Baton Rouge, LA, born to Beverly and Lizzie Escue on September 10, 1938. He was an all-star football “Tackle” for Istrouma High in 1957. He worked for multiple companies in the Baton Rouge area and retired from Formosa Plastics.

Beverly is survived by his daughter, Sharon Escue Griffith and husband Scott; sons and daughters’ in-law, Randall Escue and wife Cheryl, Jeffrey Wayne Escue, Daniel and wife Dollie Escue, Cary and Angela Bryson; step-children, Cary Bilodeau and Laurie Mercier; grandchildren, Ashley, Dustin, Mallorie, Jacob, Tabatha, Danielle, Hollie, and Brandon; 12 great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Beverly will be re-united with his 2nd wife, Gwendolyn Escue; he is also preceded in death by his father, Beverly Harris Escue, Sr.; mother, Lizzie Ethel Chaney Escue; and numerous sisters and brother.

Relatives and friends are invited to join the family for the visitation at Baker Funeral Home, 6401 Groom Road, Baker, on Monday, January 8, 2018, from 9:00 a.m. until the funeral service at 11:00 a.m. officiated by Reverend Jay Avance. The graveside service and burial will follow in the Hillcrest Memorial Gardens, Baker.

Memorial donations may be made to the American Cancer Society, 10528 Kentshire Court, Baton Rouge, LA 70810 in remembrance of Beverly Escue.

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  1. Jackie Ray
    , LA

    Sorry for your loss ♥️

  2. Laurie Mercier
    El Dorado, AR

    Escue Family,
    You are in my thoughts and prayers. May God comfort you as only He can and carry you through this loss. Daddy was the most wonderful person that I ever met. He changed my life and I will be forever grateful that I had the honor of knowing him. May God bless each of you.
    Laurie E. Mercier

  3. Kenneth Guerin
    Nashville, TN

    I'm the son of Lorabell Escue Guerin half brother of Berverly Harris Escue ,Jr.

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