NEW IBERIA – Funeral Services will be conducted for Joshua Joseph Babin, age 26, at 3:00 pm Friday, November 2, 2012 at Trinity Baptist Church with Rev. Roland Fontenot officiating. Interment will be held privately at a later date.
Visitation will be held from 10:00 am on Friday until service time at Trinity Baptist Church.
A native of New Iberia and resident of Gonzales, Joshua passed away at 4:30 am on Saturday, October 27, 2012.
Joshua was a student at Baton Rouge Community College and was scheduled to graduate in March 2013 as a Chemical Engineer. He was currently employed at Quality Bolts and Screws, Inc. in Gonzales as a machinist where he was loved and respected by his co-workers. He was a loving and devoted father who enjoyed spending time outdoors hunting and fishing. He will be dearly missed by all who knew and loved him.
Joshua is survived by his son, Joshua Joseph Babin, III and Jayden Lee Joseph Babin both of Baton Rouge; his mother, Loretta Babin Guimbellot of Houma; step father Corey Viator of New Iberia; one brother, Daniel Babin; two sisters, Nicole Babin and Jene McDaniel all of New Iberia; maternal grandfather, Bobby Guimbellot of Houma and maternal great grandmother, Mary Pommier of New Iberia.
He was preceded in death by his father, Randy Perero and his, Jeffery and Linda Perero;, Loretta Silas Babin, Conrad Babin, Sr., Dan Silas; Edward and Henrietta Viator and his aunt, Tina Yvette Buford.
Pallbearers will be Guy Bonin, Kylan Bonin, Kevin Silas, Conrad "TC" Babin, III, Ricky Hunsucker and Cory Viator. Conrad Babin, II will serve as an honorary pallbearer.
To view on-line obituary, and sign the guest register, please visit www.evangelinefuneralhome.com.
Evangeline Funeral Homes, Inc. of New Iberia is in charge of arrangements.