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Don "Duck" Louis Hebert

January 20, 1947 — June 29, 2024

Kountze, Texas

     Don "Duck" Louis Hebert, 77, of Kountze, Texas passed away on Saturday, June 29, 2024. He was born on January 20, 1947, in Port Arthur, Texas to the late, Isaac Paul Hebert and Carrie Marie Hebert.

     Don was a man of many passions and talents. As a graduate of Bishop Byrne High School in Port Arthur, Texas, he embarked on a life filled with love and dedication. His athleticism was evident as he excelled in football, baseball, and basketball. Not only did he enjoy these sports, but he was also known for being an avid fan of the Dallas Cowboys. His collection of Dallas Cowboys memorabilia was extensive and spoke volumes of his unwavering support for his favorite team. His collection included helmets, rings, jerseys and many autographs from his favorite players.

     Don served his country with honor and pride in the United States Navy. His service on the U.S.S. Glacier during Operation "Deep Freeze" was a testament to his bravery and commitment to a cause greater than himself.

     Don loved spending time with his friends and family. His favorite "Family Times" were spent traveling to California, Nevada and Hawaii, as well as many casino trips and getaways to the family camp in Tee Mamou, Louisiana.

     Don's memory will forever be etched in the hearts of those who knew and loved him. He is survived by his son, Jonathan and wife, Angela of Kountze, Texas; his grandchildren, Abigale "Abi" Doiron, Aiden Doiron, and Jourdan; his brother, Dan Hebert and wife, Robyn of Bridge City, Texas; his sisters, Helen Green of Dayton, Texas and Mary Swearingen along with Bob Figy of Pineville, Louisiana; sister-in-laws, Carol Hebert of Leesville, Louisiana and Karen Thompson of Port Arthur, Texas. Additionally, he leaves behind a host of loving nieces, nephews, extended family members, and countless friends.

     Don is preceded in death by his parents, Isaac Paul Hebert and Carrie Marie Hebert; his beloved wife, Melinda Hebert, his brothers, Stanley Hebert and Robert Hebert and his brother-in-laws, Billy Green and Tom Swearingen.

     In lieu of flowers, the family has requested that donations be made in Don's memory to the American Cancer Society.

     Services to honor and celebrate Don's life will be held on Tuesday, July 9, 2024 at Melancon~Levingston Funeral Home in Nederland, Texas. A gathering of family and friends will be held from 5:00pm to 8:00pm with the Memorial Service to begin at 6:00pm.

     Don "Duck" Louis Hebert will be deeply missed and never forgotten. May he rest in peace knowing that he was cherished by many and left an indelible mark on all who had the privilege to know him.

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Tuesday, July 9, 2024

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Tuesday, July 9, 2024

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