Posted: Sep 10, 2012 4:11 PM by Maddie Garrett
Funeral services will be held in Crowley on Tuesday, September 11, for Noah Stoute. Stoute, a Crowley native and long time funeral director and assistant coroner, was found stabbed to death in his Harvey Apartment in the New Orleans area.
The funeral will take place at The Pentecostals of Crowley Church, 9431 Egan Hwy in Crowley. Visitation will be from 11am until 2pm. Reverand Lenford Whitaker will officiate the service and interment will be in Woodlawn Cemetary.
Stoute was born May 31, 1961, in Crowley. He was a 1979 graduate of Crowley High School and a 1982 Graduate of Commonwealth College of Mortuary Science in Houston, TX. Stoute made a lifetime career out of helping people. He served as a funeral director at Geesey-Ferguson Funeral Home and assistant coroner in Acadia Parish.
Stoute worked at Geesey-Ferguson for more than 20 years, and even though he left for New Orleans in the early 2000's, he remained an active part of the community. He also volunteered with the Federal D-Mort Team assisting in Disasters that took him to Guam and other places to serve those in need. At the time of his death he was employed at Mothe Funeral Home in Harvey.
Geesey-Ferguson Funeral Home of Crowley will be in charge of arrangements. Condolences may be sent to the family by www.geesey-ferguson.com.