In memory of
Gerald Tranchant, known as Jerry, passed away on Monday, May 17, 2021, at the age of 84. He was the loving and devoted husband of Faye D. Tranchant for 57 years before she departed this life on April 4, 2020. Father of Susan M. Tranchant and Sharon T. Rousseau. Father-in-law of Dennis L. Rousseau, Jr., and Grandfather of Lexie Rousseau. Brother of Rosemary Knecht and Freida Giroir. Uncle to several nieces and nephews. Jerry will be deeply missed by all who loved him. Jerry served honorably in the United States Army. He worked for the Orleans Levee Board until retirement. He enjoyed fishing, gardening, and building anything imaginable. Jerry was a man of devout Catholic faith. Relatives and friends are invited to attend the visitation at Greenwood Funeral Home, 5200 Canal Blvd., New Orleans, LA on Wednesday, June 9, 2021, starting at 10:00 am followed by a Memorial Mass in the Chapel at 11:00 am. Burial will follow in Greenwood Cemetery. The family invites you to share your thoughts, fond memories, and condolences online, at www.greenwoodfh.com .
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