Dorrel LaCroix was a caring, generous, and helpful person. He had inner strength and very was kind. Dorrel had a great sense of humor.  He was an avid card player and Jeopardy enthusiast. Some would say he was a human encyclopedia. Dorrel will be truly missed by family and friends.

He is survived by his Wife A. Janet LaCroix; Children, Sharon Fenton (Courtney Fenton), Larry LaCroix (Veronica), Karen Balket (Malcom Balket); Grandchildren Lawrence Fenton (Jenifer Fenton), Xavier Fenton, Ki-Ana Fenton, Quentin LaCroix, Victoria LaCroix, Jordan Hightower, Kyra Booker & Terranda Booker Jr.; Great Grandson Thomas Fenton; Sister Yoland LaCroix; Brothers Ronald, Johnny & Winfield LaCroix.

Service Information

Monday, November 23, 2020
4 p.m. – 8 p.m.
6 p.m.

Forest Lawn Funeral Home Chapel
8706 Almeda Genoa Rd. Houston, Texas 77075


  1. Darren Matthew on November 24, 2020 at 12:59 am

    To my number one fan,
    I will miss you a lot. Don’t worry Dallas ain’t going anywhere. I did everything you guided me to do. Your advice will be missed. No pain

    • Karen Balket on November 25, 2020 at 6:56 pm

      Darren, he loved you like a son. You were very special to him.

  2. Yulanda Mitchell on November 27, 2020 at 3:14 am

    Nbor you will be greatly missed! You looked out for Willie and my house! I enjoyed the oranges you and Janet gave me!