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Erol John Thibodeaux, 59, Columbia, MO, passed away August 16, 2012 at his home in Columbia following a lengthy illness. Erol was born on October 25, 1952, in Gueydan, Louisiana.
He graduated from Midland High School in Midland, Louisiana and joined the Air Force, serving for four years during the Vietnam era. Erol was studying nursing at LSU in Alexandria, LA when he found his calling, photography. He subsequently owned and operated Photographs by Erol Thibodeaux with his wife, Emelie, in Alexandria, for the next 25 years.
Erol spent the last seven years of his life in Columbia, traveling, teaching yoga, and enjoying retired life.
Survivors include his wife, Emelie and daughter Sadie Jane, his mother Eula Mae Thibodeaux, three sisters, Roberta Sonnier, Peggy Fruge and Marie Harris, as well as one brother, Irving Thibodeaux.
A memorial will be held at a later date to celebrate his life.