August 29, 1936 - October 15, 2021
John was called to his heavenly home on Friday, October 15, 2021, at the age of 85. He was a lifetime resident of Hammond, Louisiana where he was known to be a devoted family man that loved and adored his grandchildren and great-grandchildren. John was a lifetime Elder at New Beginnings Christian Church. He was known to be a handy man that could just about fix anything. When he wasn’t tinkering with things in his shop, John enjoyed being outdoors. Hunting deer, turkey, and squirrels was his favorite pastime, as well as traveling around the country making memories with his family. John was a doting husband, father, grandfather, great-grandfather, and great-great-grandfather that will be deeply missed by all who knew and loved him. He is survived by his loving wife of 63 years, Eliska Anthon Fauntleroy; children, David E. Fauntleroy (Terry), John M. Fauntleroy, Lauri E. Riebock (Scott) and William C. Fauntleroy (Carolyn); sister, Gloria Flick; grandchildren, Kacie E. Ratliff (Ryan), Ryne K Riebock (Leslie), Laurel S. Riebock, Victoria N. Riebock, Stephen St. Romain and Kimberly St. Roman; great-grandchildren, Colton Ratliff, Paige Ratliff, Taylor Mulkey, Mariah Mulkey Hyde (Tevor); great-great-grandchildren, Melody Mulkey and Ellis Ragusa. John is preceded in death by his parents, Sherman and Allie Fauntleroy and his daughter, Catherine Myers Hill, and daughter-in-law, Diane Fauntleroy. Relatives and friends are invited to attend the visitation held at New Beginnings Christian Church in Hammond, Louisiana, on Wednesday, October 20, 2021, beginning at 11:00 a.m. until the funeral service at 1:00 p.m. The interment will follow at Carter Cemetery in Springfield, Louisiana.
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