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Mr. Eric Paul Bourgeois

Mr. Eric Paul Bourgeois
  • October 4, 1953 - January 6, 2017
  • Goose Creek, South Carolina

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“Dear Kathy,What can we say about Eric. He was our brother and friend. He was always the life of the party, bringing smiles to everyone he encountered...Read More »
1 of 11 | Posted by: Pat and Wayne Suckow - SC

“Eric was more than a shipmate to us at the FRA. He was our brother who cared and loved us all! You will be very much missed and remembered. ”
2 of 11 | Posted by: Laurie Bailey - SUMMERVILLE, SC

“He will be missed by all who knew him . We Really enjoyed playing Pool with him ! EveryOne at the FRA is Heart Broken ”
3 of 11 | Posted by: Mary & Gerald Korinek - SC

“A friend and neighbor of so many years ago. The Bourgeois family of Bessie K Plantation will long be remembered by the Scioneaux's of Baytree. Rest...Read More »
4 of 11 | Posted by: Ronald Scioneaux - VACHERIE, LA

“After many ups and down it was great to see you finally settle down into the person you became. You were a great family man and loved your children...Read More »
5 of 11 | Posted by: Tony Bourgeois - Coffeyville, KS

“A great friend for 30 years will be greatly missed never forgotten. Go LSUv ”
6 of 11 | Posted by: Leon Ogle - summerville, SC

“Tommy's hero! Oh how he loves his Uncle "Dog" we will miss him more than words can describe. Kathy your the strongest person I know. Eric will be so...Read More »
7 of 11 | Posted by: Belinda and Tommy Chaix - LA

“Rest easy my friend. You've made me laugh, you've made me cry, and you brought me love. You'll remain in my heart forever. I love you.f ”
8 of 11 | Posted by: Cindy Black - Goose Creek, SC

“Kathy so sorry for your loss. I've known Eric a long time. His love for his military service and love of country music and line dancing I remember...Read More »
9 of 11 | Posted by: Wandda Brown - Savannah, GA

“I love you Papa. You were a stubborn Cajun man but you loved and protected my Mommy just as she deserved. You were an amazing grandpa to my kids. You...Read More »
10 of 11 | Posted by: Ingrid Krieger - FL - Family

“Kathy, my thoughts and prayers are with you at this difficult time. Sending hugsLoveAunt SAndy ”
11 of 11 | Posted by: Sandra Austin - Mesa, AZ


Eric "Dog" Paul Bourgeois

Eric "Dog" Paul Bourgeois, 63, of Goose Creek, South Carolina, husband of Kathleen Elizabeth (Passman) Bourgeois entered into eternal rest Friday, January 6, 2017. His funeral service will be held Wednesday, January 11, 2017, in J. Henry Stuhr Inc., Northwoods Chapel, 2180 Greenridge Road at 11:30 a.m.. Interment with military honors will follow at Plantation Memorial Gardens, 3345 South Live Oak Drive, Moncks Corner. The family will receive friends Tuesday from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. in J. Henry Stuhr Inc., Northwoods Chapel.

Eric was born October 4,1953, raised on Bessie K. Plantation River Road in the St. James Parish, Louisiana and was proud of his Cajun heritage. His served in the Navy for 20 years including Vietnam and Desert Storm. He also retired from Detyens Shipyard.

He is survived by his wife Kathy, sister; Barbara Anne Webre, brothers; Antoine Bourgeois and Steven (BeBop) F. Bourgeois, daughters; Kimberly Ann Coulston, Melissa Bourgeois, and Crystal Ann Bourgeois, son, Chase Anthony Collier, step-daughter, Ingrid Elizabeth Krieger, stepson, Daniel Thomas Krieger, several grandchildren and nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Alcibia Francois Bourgeois and Edna Tabor Bourgeois and one sister, Gloria Mae Chaix, and one brother, Leroy John Bourgeois.