Malcolm Leo Cupit 

Published 7:40 pm Thursday, March 28, 2019

Funeral Services will be held at 10 a.m. on Saturday, March 30, 2019, in Delhomme Funeral Home of Broussard for Malcolm Leo Cupit, 95, who passed away on March 27, 2019. Chaplain David Owens will conduct the funeral services. Burial will take place in Damascus Baptist Cemetery in Brookhaven, Mississippi, at 2:30 p.m. Saturday.

Mr. Cupit served in the U. S. Army during WW II, New Guinea Theater. He retired from Dresser-Atlas after 30 plus years. Mr. Cupit, a resident of Broussard, was the son of the late Cornelious Cupit and the former Ruby Irene Cowart.

He is survived by four children, Edgar (Evelyn) Cupit, Ann (Dwayne) Melancon, Wayne (Marjorie) Cupit, and Lauren Elias; three grandsons, Michael, Kyle and Nathan; 3 great-grandchildren, Kellie, Drake and Tristan, and one great-great-grandson, Aiden.

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He was preceded in death by his parents; wife, Leila Cupit and brother, George Cupit.

The family requests that visiting hours be observed at Delhomme Funeral Home of Broussard on Friday, March 29, 2019, from 4 until 8 p.m. Visiting hours will continue on Saturday from 9 a.m. until the time of service.

The family would like to thank the staff of NSI Hospice for the compassionate care shown to their father.

Personal condolences may be sent to the Cupit family at

Delhomme Funeral Home, 1011 Bertrand Drive, Lafayette, Louisiana is in charge of funeral arrangements.