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Longtime Louisiana legislator Butch Gautreaux has died

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Posted at 12:44 PM, Feb 23, 2020
and last updated 2020-02-23 16:00:10-05

Butch Gautreaux, who served St. Mary Parish for many years in the Louisiana Legislature, has died.

His family posted this today:

Butch was born Dudley Anthony Gautreaux in 1947. He was a member of the Louisiana State Senate from 2000 to 2012. Prior to that he served in the Louisianan House of Representatives from 1996 until 2000.

He was a graduate of Nichols State University, a veteran of the U.S. Navy, and a Rotarian. He was a Democrat, a Roman Catholic and husband to the former Marilyn Mire.

As soon as we have information on services, we will post it.

Here are some posts about his passing: