Vergil was owner of Carrier Insurance Company. He was a resident of Baton Rouge, and a native of Amite, La. Vergil passed away Saturday September 21, 2013 at Lane Regional Medical Center, he was 94. He was a US Air Force veteran of WWII, having received the Phillipine Liberty Medal, Bronze Star, American Defense Medal, American Theatre Medal, and Asiatic-Pacific Theatre Medal, and World War II Medal. Visitation will Monday September 23, 2013 at Greenoaks Funeral Home 9595 Florida Blvd. from 12pm until service time at 2pm. Interment will follow in Greenoaks Memorial Park. He is survived by numerous nieces and nephews. Vergil was preceded in death by his parents, wife Noelie Guglielmo Carriere, two brothers and sister-in-law Stewart and Bonnie Carriere and Martin and Myrtle Corkeen.