2014-12-30 / Obituaries

Johnny Direck (JC) Casida, 47

Johnny Direck (JC) Casida, 47, passed away on Thursday, December 4, 2014 at his residence in Shreveport, Louisiana.

He was born in Orlando, Florida on March 27, 1967 and was the son of Ralph and Juanita Casida. He was the oldest of three sons of a military family and was raised in Navarre and Holly, Florida and Alexandria, Louisiana. He attended elementary school in Holly, Florida and Alexandria, Louisiana and high school in Alexandria.

Direck (JC) had worked in the food service and construction industries in and around Shreveport, Louisiana and loved to work with his hands. He especially liked carpentry, painting and roofing. He was always ready to help anyone in need.

He will be greatly missed by special friend and mentor Ray Mayeaux and his many friends and cousins in Louisiana especially Aunt Patsy and Uncle Mike.

He is survived by parents Ralph and Juanita Fay Casida of Cloverdale, lndiana. Brothers Glen R. Casida II Lebanon, lndiana and Robert F. Casida, Cloverdale, lndiana and many cousins, Aunts and Uncles in Louisiana, Florida and Indiana.

He was preceded in death by paternal grandparents Glen R. and Mary A. Casida and maternal grandparents Robert Frank and Anna Taylor.

Cremation was handled by Auld Funeral Home and Crematory of Shreveport, Louisiana. A private family memorial service will be held at a later date.

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