VAN ALSTYNE — Louis Ernest LaBonne, age 47, of Van Alstyne, Texas passed away on Sunday, March 11, 2018 at the Wilson N. Jones Regional Medical Center in Sherman, Texas.

He was born on December 10, 1970 in Woonsocket, RI the son of Ernest and Faye Liner LaBoone. Louis married Melissa Diane Fruen on August 4. 1994. Louis worked as a truck driver and loved riding motorcycles but most of all he loved his family. He will be greatly missed by all who knew him.

Louis is survived by his wife, Melissa LaBoone, son, Shawn Don LaBoone of California, daughter, Kristina Marie Bowen of Whitewright, son, Louis Anthony LaBoone and wife Alex of Van Alstyne, son, Ernest Rene LaBoone of Van Alstyne, six grandchildren, brother, Billy Joe LaBoone and wife Joni of Bellingham, MA and sister, Pat LeDuc and husband David of Harrisville, RI. He is also survived by numerous nieces, nephews and many friends.

Louis was preceded in death by his parents.

The family received friends on Wednesday, March 14th from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM at Scoggins Funeral Home.

Funeral services were held at 2:00 PM on Thursday, March 15th at the Van Alstyne Church of Christ. Burial followed at the Pilot Grove Cemetery.

Pallbearers were Roy Fruen, David LeDuc, Butch Weatherford, Brad Montgomery, Roger Edwards, Ritchie Knight, Robert Wiggs and Louis LaBoone. Honorary pallbearers were James Fruen and Jason Lankford.

Arrangements are under the direction of Scoggins Funeral Home & Crematory, 637 W. Van Alstyne Parkway, Van Alstyne, Texas 75495.

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