Louis Ouzts, Jr., 78, of North Little Rock, died Wednesday, July 17, 2013. He was born Sept. 9, 1934 in North Little Rock, to Louis Ouzts, Sr. and Ruby Pierce Ouzts. He served his country in Korea with the United States Marines, worked for Western Electric-Lucent and retired from AT&T. He was a 32nd degree Mason and a member of Crescent Lodge #403.

He was preceded in death by his parents; and sisters, Ruby Bukowski and Billy Jean McCoig.

Survivors include his wife of 56 years, Shirley Floyd Ouzts; son, Jeffrey Louis Ouzts and wife Jennifer; daughter, Susan Renee Ouzts Broussard; grandsons, Brian Gordon and Bailey Austin Broussard; granddaughter, Ashlee Renee Broussard; sisters, Wilma Womack and Louise Schoemaker both of Little Rock, Willie James of Jacksonville, Bessie Aunspaugh of North Little Rock, Sandra Davis of Salem and Janis Feathers of Hensley.

A funeral was held Monday, July 22 at North Little Rock Funeral Home, officiated by Rev. Paul Holderfield. Burial was in Arkansas State Veterans Cemetery.

The family requests memorials be made to Joel Osteen Television Ministry or Friendly Chapel Church of the Nazarene.

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