Evan Matis

Evan Joseph Matis

May 4, 2004 - August 15, 2020
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Evan Joseph Matis, 16, died Saturday, August 15th, 2020. Born, May 4th, 2004 he was a native and resident of Thibodaux, Louisiana.

A visitation will be held on Friday, August 21, 2020 from 9:00 AM until service time at Thibodaux Family Church. A Memorial Service will begin at 11:00 AM at the church.

He is survived by his parents, Bart Michael and Amanda Cato Matis; siblings, Mallory Matis and Hattie Matis; grandparents, Earl and Carolyn Cato, Thane and Donna Matis, Shane and Carla Swart; great grandmothers, Margaret Usey, Velma Matis; godmother, Kyna Theriot; cousins, Parker and Vivian Matis, Maegan Esteve, Michael, Drake and Anna Chiasson, Callaway and Caroline Mire; aunts and uncles, Matt (Anne) Matis, Michelle (Darrell) Chiasson, Earl Wayne Cato, Belinda (Tony) Mire; Erin Swart, Jay (Kathleen) Swart.

He is preceded in death by uncle, Cody Matis; great grandparents, Abel Joseph Usey, Joseph Arthur Matis, Emile and Jeannie Marie Richard, Hattie and Irvin Babin, Earl and Nellie Cato.

Evan always had a big smile on his face, he was known as Smiley Matis or Hambone.

He loved traveling, politics, world history and coffee. He had dreams of joining the United States Air Force once he completed school.

The family appreciates all the wonderful people who they were able to share Evan's life with for the past 16 years.

Ordoyne Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
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Mrs. Shira Burrell Verrett

Posted at 07:25pm
To: The Matis Family- Thank you for allowing Evan to be my first high school son. Evan & his smile will always be in my heart! May God keep you all.
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Bart., Evan was very lucky to have you as a dad. We wish you and your family peace. You all are in our prayers.
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We were so very sorry to hear of the loss of your beautiful son, Amanda. Please accept our heartfelt condolences to everyone in your family.
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