Paul Blane Sonnier Death 1963-2022 – Obituary News: Paul ‘Blane’ Sonnier of Scott, Louisiana, legendary country musician and who was an EX Bassist with The Ken Holloway and The Real Country Band 2006 to 2020, has sadly and unexpectedly passed away on Friday, September 30, 2022, leaving family, closer relatives and other loved ones in total devastations and sadness. Family and friends were devastated when Blane passed away.
Blane was born on January 27, 1963, in Carencro, Louisiana, to Ronald Benoit and Ruth Ann Sonnier, which makes him just 59 years old at the time of his unexpected but peaceful passing while taking treatments at The Our Lady of Lourdes Emergency Center in Scott surrounded by his beloved family and other closer relatives.
Mr. Sonnier, better known as Blane, was a native of Carencro and a resident of Scott. He was a well-known musician who loved to perform and play the bass guitar. He was a simple kind of man and was an incredible father and friend to all.
Mr. Sonnier is survived in death by his loving wife, Karina Sonnier; one son, Dustin Sonnier and his wife, Ashley, of Lafayette; five daughters, Adilynn Grace Sonnier, Emilie Idell Sonnier, Kloe Quebedeaux, Kourtney Quebedeaux, and Kylie Quebedeaux; his grandson, Hadley Sonnier; two brothers, Terry Benoit and Randy Walker; three sisters, Tonya Tate, Vicki Walker, and Belinda Benoit; and his stepmother, Nita Benoit. He was preceded in death by his parents, Ronald Benoit and Ruth Ann Sonnier.
The family requests that visiting hours be observed from 9:00 a.m. Monday until service time on Monday. Funeral services will be held Monday, October 3, 2022 at 3:00 p.m. in Evangeline Memorial Gardens Chapel in Carencro for Blane Sonnier. Interment will be in Evangeline Memorial Gardens in Carencro.
Melancon Funeral Home, Evangeline Memorial Gardens Chapel, 4117 N. University Ave., Carencro, (337) 896-3232, is in charge of arrangements.