Funeral services for Hoyt M. Westbrook, 87, of Hornbeck will be held at 10 a.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 28, 2006, in the Hixson Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Huey Haymon and Edgar Evans officiating. Burial will follow in the Self Cemetery in Hornbeck under the direction of the Hixson Funeral Home of Leesville.
Visitation will be from 8 a.m. until service time on Tuesday at the funeral home.
Mr. Westbrook died Saturday, Nov. 25, 2006, in the Byrd Regional Hospital in Leesville. He was born in Sabine Parish but was a lifelong resident of the Hornbeck area. He was an auto mechanic most of his life. He was preceded in death by his wife, Nora Westbrook; brother, Howard L. “Rip” Westbrook; sister, Lovie Fowler; and parents, Joseph and Effie Westbrook.
He is survived by his two daughters, Rose Boxberger and Joann Dowden, both of Leesville; two sons, Leffie J. and Tommy Westbrook, both of Hornbeck; one brother, Thomas Westbrook of New Waverly, Texas; three sisters, Doris Colley of Hanceville, Ala., Micky Moore of Lake Charles and Faye Behan of Hornbeck; five grandchildren, nine great grandchildren and numerous nieces, nephews and loving friends.