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“Sonny was a loving and kind man. may peace be with you and your family.. ”
1 of 2 | Posted by: melissa - springhill, LA

“Mike & Windy, our deepest sympathies, thoughts, and prayers are with you & your family during this time. Love, Ronnie, Denise & Ethan Maxwell ”
2 of 2 | Posted by: Denise Maxwell - Springhill, LA


James "Sonny" Modisette, 70 of Springhill, Louisiana died Saturday, May 3, 2008 at his daughter's home in Shreveport. Sonny was born April 10, 1938 in Springhill, Louisiana and was employed as a driller for 28 years with Butler and Johnson Drilling.
He was preceded in death by his parents, John Herbert and Sarah Lucille (Burns) Modisette and wife, Lois Aline Modisette.
Survivors are his daughter, Vicky Modisette of Shreveport, son, Mike Modisette and wife Windy of Sarepta, daughter, Candy Modisette of Springhill, son, Randy Modisette and wife Cheryl of Sarepta, daughter, Tina Williamson of Springhill; step-children, Danny Doster of Springhill, Rusty Doster of Taylor, Ronald Paul "Runt" Doster of Springhill; brothers, Jerry "Butch" Modisette and wife Sandra of Shongaloo, John Modisette of Shongaloo; and Katherine Vowell; twelve grandchildren, nine great grandchildren and twelve great-great grandchildren.
Graveside services will be Monday, May 5, 2008 at 2:00 p.m. at the Spring Branch Cemetery with Bro. Larry Carmier officiating under the direction of Lewis Funeral Home, Inc. of Springhill. Visitation will be Sunday evening from 5:00 to 9:00 p.m. at the funeral home.
Pallbearers will be his grandsons and great-great grandsons, Justin Butler, Joseph Modisette, James Troy Phillips, Lane Modisette, Michael Mason, and Eric Mason.
The family would like to thank Agape Hospice, National Home Health Care and Life Care Rehab for the wonderful care they provided for Sonny.

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