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Mr. Louis Douglas de Saussure Obituary


Louis Douglas de Saussure, 80, beloved husband of the late Bessie de Saussure,went to be with the Lord on Friday September 11, 2009. He was a native of Greenville, SC and a veteran of the United States Navy, Korean War.

He leaves behind three children, Charles D. de Saussure, Sharon J. Jourdain and her husband William and Lynne Rene Gillespie.
He is also survived by six grandchildren, Ian de Saussure and his wife Donna, Keith Jourdain, Kelly Jourdain, Michelle Gillespie, Kevin Gillespie and his wife Shannon, and Allison Gillespie; four great grandchildren Elizabeth de Saussure, Draven Jourdain, Drake and Nolan Walker.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Louis D. de Saussure and Pearl G. Spear and a brother, Joseph de Saussure.

The family will receive friends at Westville Funeral Home, 6010 Whitehorse Rd., on Monday September 14,2009 from 10am until 11am. The funeral service will be conducted at 11:00am in the Westville FUneral Home Chapel. Interment will follow in Greenville Memorial Gardens. Memorial donations in his memory may be made to the wounded warriors project at www wounded warriors project.org.