Longtime Mayor of Gueydan dies

Former Mayor of Gueydan dies at 97.

Longtime Gueydan Mayor Rene Breaux passed away early this morning Tuesday, September 29. He was 97. His unexpected death is creating an outpouring of sympathy from those who worked with him in public service and from the vast community. One of the most savvy local politician of his generation “Mayor Breaux” as he was fondly known as, was a major influence on the town of Gueydan through his many civic endeavors. Services will be though Vincent Funeral Home and are pending.


Our website requires visitors to log in to view the best local news from Vermilion Parish. Not yet a subscriber? Subscribe today!

The Vermilion Today

Abbeville Meridional

318 N. Main St.
Abbeville, LA 70510
Phone: 337-893-4223
Fax: 337-898-9022

The Kaplan Herald

219 North Cushing Avenue
Kaplan, LA 70548

The Gueydan Journal

311 Main Street
Gueydan, LA 70542

Follow Us