Harris Joseph Dufren Sr.

Harris Joseph Dufren Sr., 81, a native of Galliano, La., and resident of Houma, La., died at 3:30 a.m. Monday, Jan. 25, 2010.



He is survived by his wife, Melda Allemand Dufren; sons, Harris Jr. “T-Ran” (Ruth), Chet (Margaret) and Todd (Angela) Dufren; sister, Peggy Charpentier; 11 grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; and four great-great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Orest and Alcida Autin Dufren; brothers, Howell, Herman, Henry and Harvey Dufren; and sister, Gertrude Bruce.

Mr. Dufren is buried at Cheramie Cemetery.