Lafayette Police

A memorial service will be held Tuesday for Ned Ewing, a longtime Lafayette Police Officer. 

Ewing, 63, had retired after serving the department for 34 years. For a number of those years, he served as the department's public information officer.

He died Thursday at his Lafayette home, according to his obit. 

The memorial service will be at 11 a.m. at Fountain Memorial Funeral Home in Lafayette. Visitation will be observed on Tuesday from 9 a.m. until the time of service, at Fountain Memorial Funeral Home in Lafayette.

Born in Fort Worth, Texas, Ewing was a long-time resident of Acadiana. He retired in 2014 with the rank of major from the Lafayette Police Department, his obit says. 

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