Vernon Joseph Haik, Sr. passed away from natural causes on July 10, 2023 in Franklinton, Louisiana at the age of 91. Vernon has been a lifelong resident of Louisiana, born in Edgard, where he met and married the love of his life, Marie Louise Amore in 1960. Vernon and Marie were married 56 years until her death in July of 2016. The couple had one son, Vernon Haik, Jr. who passed away in December of 2022. In addition to being predeceased by his wife and son, he is also predeceased by two brothers and two sisters. He leaves behind a cherished daughter-in-law, Robin Haik, and many nieces, nephews, great-nieces, and great-nephews. Vernon served in the United States Air Force where he was a member of the Military Police. He was an experienced and talented Operator at American Cyanamid where he worked for many years before retiring to spend time with his precious family and friends. Vernon was a wonderful husband, father, father-in-law, uncle and friend. He was proud of his Lebanese heritage and loved to smile and bring smiles to anyone he met. Vernon’s wishes were to be cremated.