Leroy LaRive



Age: 82


Summary: retired barber and former owner of the Canal Place Barber Shop in New Orleans, Louisiana who cut the hair of everyday businessmen and such celebrities as Jimmy Durante, Mickey Rooney and Gov. Earl Long in the 1940's, and who once trimmed the sideburns of Elvis Presley.



Cause of Death: Drowned in the floodwaters during Hurricane Katrina


Born: September 4, 1922


Died: August 29, 2005


Location: Metairie, Louisiana