Milton Joseph Antoine Jr. ‘Sam’ departed this life on Friday, August 9, 2019 at Ochsner Medical Center in Baton Rouge, LA. He was 91 years old. Milton was born on August 5, 1928 and was a lifelong resident of Port Sulphur, LA.
Son of the late Milton and Evelyn Williams Antoine Sr. Loving and devoted husband of Shirley Antoine for 70 years. Father of Gerald (Shirley) Antoine Sr., Cynthia (Dwight Sr.) Raby, Milton J. Antoine Sr., Ronnie (Catherine) Antoine, Cathy (Randy) Gray, Sherita (Darryl Sr.) Bartholomew and the late Jane Rapp. Brother of Wilfred
(Linda) Antoine Sr. and the late Dolores Turner, Edna Avast, Evelyn Rose, Vernon, Lawrence and Joseph Antoine.
Milton is also survived by 17 grandchildren, 29 great grandchildren, 2 great-great grandchildren, brothers-in-law Renard (Blanche) Parker and Preston (Joyce) Parker III, sisters-in-law Lena Mae Parker and Beverly Antoine, godchildren Robert Burrle Sr., Epharaim Antoine Jr., Judy Ragas, Cheyenne Taylor and Cassandra Antoine, also a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
He is preceded in death by 1 grandson Karl Rapp, 1 great-grandchild Sage Antoine, Father and Mother in law Preston and Louise Parker Jr.
Relatives and friends are invited to the Mass of Christian Burial on Saturday, August 17, 2019 at St. Patrick Catholic Church 28683 LA-23, Port Sulphur, LA. Visitation will begin at 9 a.m. Mass will follow at 11 a.m. Father Gerald Stapleton celebrant. Entombment will follow in St. Patrick Catholic Church Cemetery.