- December 25, 1944 - March 28, 2017
- New Orleans, Louisiana
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John “Jay” Charles Dubret, Jr. passed away on March 28, 2017 at the age of 72 after a long courageous battle with cancer. Beloved husband for 46 years to Barbara “Bobbie” Belcher Dubret. Father of Michele Dubret Colvin (Billy) and John Charles Dubret III (Ashley). Grandfather of Cara Faith Colvin, Lily Elizabeth Dubret, John Charles Dubret IV, and Nicholas Patrick Dubret. Brother of Jeannette Dubret Lagarde. He was preceded in death by his parents, Dr. John Dubret and Jeanne Neff Dubret.
Jay was a devoted employee of The Whitney Bank. He was an avid fisherman and hunter. Most importantly, he was a true family man who cherished spending time with his children and grandchildren. He will be deeply missed by all.
In lieu of flowers, please consider donating to Ochsner’s Liver Transplant Organization at 1514 Jefferson Highway in New Orleans, LA 70121.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend a Memorial Mass on Friday, April 7, 2017 at 12:00 pm at Lake Lawn Metairie Funeral Home, 5100 Pontchartrain Boulevard in New Orleans. A visitation will begin at 10:00 am. Interment at Metairie Cemetery will follow the Mass.