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Adlas Joseph A.J. Broussard

May 19, 1945 ~ July 24, 2010

Adlas Joseph "A.J." or "Pop" Broussard, 65, a true cowboy, was called home on July 24, 2010 to greener pastures.


He was born on May 19, 1945 in Lake Charles to Guy Joseph and Dula Thibodeaux Broussard. A 1963 graduate of LaGrange Senior High School, Pop met Delores Koop that same year. They married on August 28, 1965 and cherished everyday together. During their time together, Pop and Dee were blessed with Jody on April 19,1973 and Lacy on April 15, 1977. A member of Living Faith for 28 years, he served as an elder for 25 years. His joy was serving the Lord and others.


A.J. worked for Borden's for 9 years, Oilquip for 12 years and he retired from Louisiana Utilities after 18 years of service as a truck driver. He treasured his Cajun roots and was a member of the rambling Cajuns for 6 years.


Those left to cherish his memory are his loving wife of 44 years, Delores Koop Broussard; son Jody Lee Broussard and wife Summer; daughter Lacy Broussard Fontenot and husband Wallace "Bubba", grandchildren Dalton Fontenot and Casey, Kevin, and Katrina Page; one brother Bobby Broussard and wife Cathy; three sisters Lou Ethel Lewis and husband Stan, Debbie Broussard and husband Warren; Lalla Allen and husband Dickie, and countless nephews, nieces and many friends that became family.


Visitation will be from 4:00 PM to 9:00 PM today, July 26 at Johnson Funeral Home and from 10:00 AM Tuesday July 27, 2010 at Living Faith Felloswhip Church, 8303 Hwy 190, Ragley with services beginning at 2:00 PM. Burial will follow at Magnolia Cemetery in Ragley.

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  1. Dear Aunt Dee, Lacy and Jody, I was so shocked when Jade called me Saturday morning to tell me about Uncle Jay. I'm so glad she did, Uncle A.J. was the Best, never did I know him to not have a smile on his face, always a kind word to say. He was a true Christen and I know he is in Heaven with his family. Please know that my thoughts and prayers are with you and your wonderful children and grandson. I will be thinking and praying for peace to come to you at this diffcult time in your life. Love Always, Jenny Powell Jade and Paige's Mom

  2. Dear Dee and family, I was saddened to hear about Jay's accident. You and Jay have always been like family to me. The times at LaGrange and the years after as we matured(Grin) are fondly remembered. Rae Lyn and Don (Gators) send their condolences.

  3. Dear Delores, Jody, Lacy and family:I am so very sorry for your loss and I wish I could have done more! I am conforted in the knowledge that AJ, Daddy and Mama, are having a joyous reunion with each other today. I can imagine Daddy and AJ are rounding up the cows in heaven on old Pistol and Cactus! He will forever be in my heart and I will never forget all the memories we share. I will miss him terribly. My thoughts and prayers will be with you all.LoveDonna and family.

  4. Debbie, Lalla and the entire Broussard family. I am so sorry to hear about the passing of your dear brother. My thoughts and prayers are with all of you at this most difficult time.

  5. DEE I AM LIFTING YOU AND YOUR FAMILY UP IN PRAYER DURING YOUR TIME OF GRIEF. I DID NOT KNOW MR. AJ BUT I HAVE ONLY HEARD GOOD THINGS ABOUT HIM. I KNEW YOU FROM WORKING WITH YOU AT SCHOOL. IF I CAN DO ANYTHING FOR YOU OR YOUR FAMILY, PLEASE LET ME KNOW. GOD BLESS YOU, YOUR CHILDREN, AND GRANDCHILDREN.

  6. Dee, I just heard about AJ and my heart isbroken for you and your family. We had some good times together. Hermon and AJ enjoyed playing music when they got a chance. We had a good time when we went to Pensacola. I will be praying foryou and I know that the Lord will walk beside you and uphold you as you go through this valley. Love, Marion

  7. Dee, I want you too know that Jay will always be in my heart and soul. My prayers and condolences I offer. May the Extended Hand of Our Saviour bring you comfort at this difficult time. mikee

  8. Dee, Jody, Lacy and Family,It has been years since we have been in touch, but know that we were so saddened to read about AJ. Distance keeps us from being present – but please know you are all in our thoughts and in our prayers!Buck Carla

  9. Dee,Our prayers and thoughts are with you and your children. We have spoken about AJ several times on our trip to Colorado. He was a gifted husband, father, friend, Christain man, musician, and singer. He will be missed by all whose paths he crossed. We will continue to lift you all up in prayer.

  10. Delores and Children,Charles and I were so sorry to hear of your loss of AJ. Our hearts go out to you at this time of your loss. You and your children are in our prayers. We are in Arkansas at this time, but will visit with you when we return.Love You, Barbara

  11. Delores,I am truly sorry to hear of AJ's passing. There are no special words for times like these. God will get you through this. He has a plan and we must understand that his plan is the only plan. My prayers will be with you and your family. God bless you.Harold Hanson

  12. Delores,Laura and I are so sorry that we cannot be with you at this trying time, but know always how much we love you and cherish the memories of A.J.Love to you always,Gary

  13. Know that you, Debbie and your family are in my prayers. I know that you find joy know that he now rest Where the Angels Sing! Give my love to the girls.

  14. Lacey,You and your family are in my prayers. I know this is the worst time in your lives but know that you were truly blessed to have your father in your life. God placed you with him to make you who you are today, which is a truly loving and special person. I miss you. Please call if you ever need anything.

  15. Mrs. BroussardPenny and I send our prayers for you and your family. We cherish wonderful memories of Jay. It is a great comfort to know that he is with Jesus and someday you will see him again. We remember his love of music and a constant smile on his face. We love you in the LOrd.

  16. MRS.DEE AND FAMILY,WHEN I CALLED MR.A.J. ABOUT GOING TO LIVING FAITH CHURCH,I COULD FELL THE LOVE HE HAD FOR GOD,AND WHEN I WENT TO CHURCH I SAW THE LOVE WIFE,CHILDREN,AND GRAND CHILDREN. IT WAS SO BEAUTIFUL.WHEN MR.A.J. CAME INTO ANYBODYS LIFE,HE LIFT YOU KNOWING YOU HAVE A GOOD FRIEND. MR. A.J. WILL ALWAYS BE IN MY HEART,I WILL MISS HIM DEEPLY.CC

  17. My deepest sympathy for the family. May the promises in the Holy Scriptures brings comfort to you. The Bible promises one day soon, God will wipe out every tear from their eyes, and death will be no more, neither will mourning nor outcry nor pain be anymore -Revelation chapter 21 verses 3,4. We yearn for the day to see our dear loved ones again. Jesus promises, the hour is coming in which all those in the memorial tombs will hear his voice and come out – John chapter 5 verses 28, 29.

  18. To the loved ones A.J. left behind-We are so sorry to hear about the sudden loss of your beloved A.J.. His kind heart and tender spirit has left a mark on this world. He will be especially remember for his love of family and his musical talent.The Grangers in Colorado

  19. We are so sorry to hear about AJ. Mom (Faye Istre Young) had many wonderful memories of her cousin that she shared for years before her death. We are thinking of ya'll here in North Carolina. Aunt Carroll (Carroll Istre Newman McManus) and sons also sends their condolences.


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