Oberlin-A Mass of Christian Burial will be held for Joseph Lee “TT” Gobert, 57, at 11 a.m. on Thursday, October 8, 2015 at St. Joan of Arc Catholic Church. Rev. Jacob S. Conner will officiate. Burial will follow in St. Joseph Cemetery under the direction of Allen Parish Funeral Home.
The family will receive visitors at Allen Parish Funeral Home of Oberlin on Thursday morning from 7 a.m. until time of service.
Joseph Lee Gobert, affectionately known as “TT”, had a big heart and was always helping others. He loved to cook. He had a green thumb and loved working in his garden. He liked to dance, he loved people and “never met a stranger”. He will be greatly missed by all who knew him.
Those left to cherish his memory include his brother, Samuel Gobert and wife, Monica, of Sunset; two sisters-Betty Gobert Chenier and husband, John, of Opelousas, and Mary Gobert Jones and husband, Aaron, of Oakdale; and his special cousin and best friend-Ella Caldwell and husband, Wilburn, of Oberlin.
Joseph is preceded in death by his parents-Alee and Colonial Gradney Gobert; and his nephew-Lorenzo John Chenier.