Alex (Pookie) Joseph Bourgeois, Jr., age 83 went home to be with his heavenly father on Sunday, August 25, 2019. He served in the Louisiana Air National Guard for eight years. He worked at the Jefferson Parish Clerk of Court for over fifty years. He was the son of the late Alex Joseph Bourgeois Sr. and Inez Zerinque Bourgeois. He was the beloved husband of the late Joyce Catherine Bourgeois and Patricia Borne. He was the brother of Dana Bourgeois and a devoted and loving father to Brett J. Bourgeois (Tina), Rhonda Bourgeois Arena (Al), Bartt M. Bourgeois (Tiffany) and Robin Bourgeois Cosse (Courtney). Stepfather to Liz Fetter, Grant Borne (Melissa) and Kim Borne. He was a grandfather to Chad Bourgeois (Akira), Holly B. Keasley (Ronald), Bartt Bourgeois, Jr. (Natalie), Brooke Bourgeois, Maci Bourgeois, Alexis Joycelynn Cosse, and Connor Devin Cosse. Step-grandfather to Courtney Arena Zamora (Roger), Maegan Arena, Justin Fetter, Michelle Fetter, Wayne Borne, Kaitlynn Champagne and Michael Whalen. Great grandfather to Aubrie Bourgeois, Josie Bourgeois, Oakley Keasley, Novalee Bourgeois, Blaze Bourgeois, Brielle Ponce, Arabella Zamora and Lexington Zamora. He was loved by all and will be truly missed.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend the visitation at Greenwood Funeral Home, 5200 Canal Blvd, New Orleans, on Wednesday, August 28, 2019, starting at 10:00 AM, followed by a Funeral Service at 1:00 PM. Burial in Greenwood Cemetery.