Jack Melton Hennigan, Sr.

Mr. Jack Melton Hennigan, Sr., 77, of Merryville, LA, passed away peacefully on Friday, October 28, 2016 in a local care facility. He was born on February 2, 1939 in Jasper, TX.


Mr. Hennigan was preceded in death by his mother, Mary Dick Hennigan, father, Nathan Hennigan, beloved wife, Florence Barthol Hennigan, brother, James Hennigan of Merryville, LA, and sister, Helen Harvey of Jasper, TX. Those left to cherish his memory are his wife, Marie Bailey Hennigan of DeRidder, LA, his children, Jack “Jay” Hennigan, Trina Campbell, Gaylene Salgado, Lisa Moore all of Merryville, LA, Tina Cooley of Lafayette, LA and Kyle Hennigan of Dallas TX. Ten Grandchildren and Fifteen Great grandchildren. Siblings, Wayne Hennigan of Merryville, LA, Alice Boykin of Jasper, TX and Willie Morgan of Magnolia Springs, TX.


Visitation was held on Monday, October 31, 2016 from 5:00-9:00pm at Myers Colonial Funeral Home in DeRidder, LA. Funeral services were held on Tuesday, November 1, 2016 at 10:00am at Myers Colonial Funeral Home. Burial followed in Cannon Cemetery in Merryville, LA. Rev. Donnis Ashworth officiated.

Jack Melton Hennigan, Sr.