He was born on Oct. 1, 1939, in Detroit, Mich. a son of the late Julian and Florence Boufflers.
He and his wife had made Decatur their home for the past six years having relocated from Davenport, Fla.
He was a veteran of the United States Army. He worked for many years after receiving his honorable discharge as a Police Officer and then later as a truck driver. He was of the Baptist faith and a member of Bethsadia Baptist Church in Decatur.
In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by two sisters: Shirley Bolick and Mary Miller.
He leaves here to cherish his memory his loving wife of 21 years, Jo Anne Wood Bouffler; two sons: Randy Bouffler and wife, Laura, and Alan Bouffler and wife, Sheri; one sister, Linda Fix (Harold) of Clinton Township, Mich.; one brother, Edward Boufflers (Marlene) of Cleveland; six grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; one sister-in-law, Raye Causey of Kingwood, Texas; and numerous other extended family members and friends.
There will be no public service or visitation at the time per Mr. Bouffler’s request.
You can however share a memory of Lou and/or your personal condolences with his family by visiting his memorial web page and guest book at www.companionfunerals.com.
Companion Funeral & Cremation Service and the Cody family are honored to assist the Bouffler family with these arrangements.