Passed away on Thursday, May 3, 2012 at the BRG-Bluebonnet at the age of 73. He was born in New Orleans and was a resident of Denham Springs. He was owner of J Wayne Blount & Assoc. Visitation will be Sunday, May 6, 2012 from 12:00 to 2:30 pm at the Seventh Day Adventist Church, 4455 Jones Creek Rd, Baton Rouge, La, with the service at 2:30pm conducted by Pastor Paul Vunileva. A graveside service will be Monday, May 7, 2012 at 10am at Greenoaks Memorial Park. He is survived by his wife of 50 years, Rosie Blount; one daughter, Connie Deann Ouro and husband Jean of Brazil; three sons, Kevin Wayne and wife Denise, Keith Richard, and Reggie Odell and wife Christy; one sister, Carolyn McIntyre and husband Bill; three brothers, Henry, Calvin, Johnnie and wife Jackie; eight grandchildren, Kevin A Blount, Seth Blount, Rachel Clevenger, Sara Blount, Stephanie Ouro, Jordan Ouro, Brianna and Adrianna Blount; five great-grandchildren, Brad Lentz, Jason and Kaylee Blount, Leo Clevenger, and Cyrus Clevenger. He was a longtime member of Seventh Day Adventist Church.