Charles Joseph “C.J.” Cambise

Charles Joseph “C.J.” Cambise passed away on Friday, August 17, 2018 in Marksville, Louisiana, at the age of 85. Charles was the beloved son of the late Dominick Cambise and Roseline (Rose) Celino Cambise. He was born in New Orleans April 4, 1933 and was a resident of Arabi, LA until Hurricane Katrina, when he relocated to Marksville, LA. Charles was an active member of St. Louise De Marillac Church in Arabi before moving to Marksville. He was an honorary member of The Knights of Columbus Council 1217 in Marksville and past Grand Knight of The Knights of Columbus Clarence Hug Council 10554 in Arabi. He retired from a long career with Woodward Wight and Eastover Country Club. Charles will be deeply missed and fondly remembered by his cousins and many friends. The family would like to thank Peggy Upright for her loving care of Charles. Relatives and friends were invited to attend a graveside service held at St. Vincent De Paul Cemetery No. 3, 1401 Louisa St, New Orleans, LA on Monday, August 27, 2018 beginning at 10 a.m. He was laid to eternal rest with his parents. To view and sign the Family Guestbook, please visit

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