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Lawrence, Mary Noel "Mae Mae"  
The Lord is my shepherd: I shall not want…….Psalms 23. Mary Noel Lawrence, 90, affectionately called "Mae Mae" passed away peacefully on Thursday, September 22, 2016 at 1:50 a.m. at St. Joseph Hospice Carpenter's House. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, October 1, 2016 at the Greater King David Baptist Church, 222 Blount Road. The Rev. John E. Montgomery, II, pastor. The Rev. LeRoy White, will deliver the eulogy. Visiting on Friday, September 30, 2016 from 5 to 7 p.m. at the church. Viewing will resume from 9 to 10:50 a.m. on October 1. There will be no viewing during the funeral services. A native of Baton Rouge, she retired from the Department of Housing at Southern University A & M College after 28 years of service. Left to celebrate her memory are her daughters, Theresa Lawrence Smith, Houma, Louisiana; Carolyn Lawrence Matthews, Baker, Louisiana and Dr. Freda M. Lawrence, Natchez, Mississippi, three grandchildren, Vanessa Draper-Harris (Joseph, Jr.), Houma; Terrence Ross, Houston, Texas and Norman H. Matthews, III, Dallas, Texas; five great-grandchildren, Janessa Alicia Harris, Carbondale, Illinois, Terriyhanna Ross, Lafayette, Louisiana, Magan Ross, Baton Rouge, Jaeda Amoni Harris, Houma, and Terrica Ross, Houston; one sister, Deborah Noel Bradford, Baton Rouge, one brother-in-law and three sisters-in-law, Miles Lawrence, Jr., (Mary Joseph), Rosa Lee Lawrence, Richard Dean Noel; numerous nieces, nephews, friends, church members and neighbors. She was preceded in death by her husband of 63 years, Pinkey "Pank" Lawrence, parents, Frank Noel, Jr. and Elizabeth Terrance Noel, two brothers, two sisters, a great granddaughter, two sons-in-law, and numerous nieces and nephews. The family would like to thank the staff of St. Joseph Hospice Carpenter's House, Baton Rouge General Hospital Mid-City and Bluebonnet ICU-C, Dr. Robert Moukarzel, and Dr. James Waddill. Services entrusted to Carney and Mackey Funeral Home.
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Published in TheAdvocate.com from Sept. 23 to Oct. 1, 2016
LeBlanc, Carli Marie 'Carli Jo'  
Carli passed away at her home in Glynn, Louisiana on Tuesday, September 27, 2016 at the age of 20. She was a 2014 graduate of Brusly High School and currently attending LSU. While at Brusly High she played softball all 4 years leading her team to win the State Championship in 2013. She had a great love for the game and her teammates. Visitation will be at Brusly High School Gymnasium, 603 North Vaughn Street, Brusly on Saturday, October 1st from 9 a.m. until religious services at 2 p.m., conducted by Rev. Matthew Lorrain and Rev. Ray Raney. Burial to follow in Chenal Cemetery in Jarreau. Carli is survived by her father, Kerry and wife Kim Thompson LeBlanc of Erwinville; two sisters, Camille Whitmore and Kailynn LeBlanc; grandparents, Melvin and Mary Grace LeBlanc of Erwinville and Sally Pettus Weems of Addis; step-grandparents, Bill and Wanda Thompson of Terry, MS; step-sisters, Jenni and Alli Whitmore; step-dad, Mark Whitmore; aunts and uncles, Kevin and Lisa LeBlanc, Dana and Randall Chustz, Shane and Ashlee Weems, Dallas and Sheri Weems, Donnie and Tracey Morgan and William and Tanya Thompson; godmother, Melanie Budd; numerous cousins and her dog, Jackson. Carli was preceded in death by her mother, Donna Weems LeBlanc; grandfather, Retired MSG Frank Weems and great-grandmothers, Elma "Blanche" LeBlanc and Lucille Henry. Pallbearers will be Brady Bergeron, Adam Theriot, Cory Chustz, Austin Weems, CJ Nolen, Devin Moore, Ronnie Stokes and Sheldon Moses. Honorary pallbearers will be her 2013 Brusly High Softball Teammates. Please share memories and sympathies at www.wilbertservices.com.
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Published in TheAdvocate.com from Sept. 29 to Oct. 1, 2016
LeBlanc, Donna Weems  
"I have fought the good fight, I have finished the race, I have kept the faith. Now there is in store for me, The crown of righteousness, which the Lord, the righteous Judge, Will reward me on that day- and not only to me but also to all who have longed for his appearing." 2 Timothy 4:7-8. Donna passed away on Tuesday, September 27, 2016 at her home in Glynn, La at the age of 42. She was born in Fort Hood, Texas and raised in Port Allen. Donna served as a corporal for 22 years with the West Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff's office. Visitation will be at Brusly High School Gymnasium, 603 North Vaughn Street, Brusly on Saturday, October 1st, from 9 a.m. until religious services at 2 p.m., conducted by Rev. Ray Raney and Rev. Matthew Lorrain. Burial to follow in Chenal Cemetery in Jarreau. Donna is survived by her fiancé, Mark Whitmore of Glynn; mother, Sally Pettus Weems of Addis; three daughters, Camille Whitmore, Jenni Whitmore and Alli Whitmore; two brothers and their wives, Shane and Ashlee Ducote Weems and Dallas and Sheri Tullier Weems, all of Addis; nieces and nephews, Hailey Weems, Austin Weems and Baylee Weems; and godson, Layne Christopher Nolen. Donna was preceded in death by her father, Retired MSG Frank Weems and daughter, Carli Marie ""Carli Jo"" LeBlanc. Please share memories and sympathies at www.wilbertservices.com.
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Published in TheAdvocate.com from Sept. 29 to Oct. 1, 2016
Ledoux, Mary Cangiolosi  
A registered optician died Monday, September 26th, 2016, at the young age of 50. Visiting will be at St. Patrick's Catholic Church, 12424 Brogdon Lane, Baton Rouge, on Friday, Sept. 30, from 9am to 10am followed with a mass by Father Matthew Dupre'. Survived by her husband, Patrick R. Ledoux and his son, James; her brother and sister-in-law, Joseph L. and Cindy McCurley Cangiolosi, III; and 2 nephews and their wives Joel (Lacey) and Chuck (Apryl) Cangiolosi. Great Aunt to Camryn, Cruz, Cash, and Elle. Preceded in death by her parents Annie Galafaro and Joseph L. Cangiolosi, Jr. and brother, Frankie Cangiolosi. Mary was a 1982 graduate of Tara High, and attended LSU. The family sends appreciation to the nurses and staff of OLOL SICU, and the St. Joseph's Carpenter's House Hospice.
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Published in TheAdvocate.com from Sept. 28 to Sept. 30, 2016
Liner Sr., Fred J.  
Fred J. Liner, Sr., age 90 and a resident of Hammond, LA., passed away at his home on September 27, 2016. He was born on February 19, 1926, in Homer, LA. Fred was a retired insurance executive and lived in Monroe, LA, and Baton Rouge prior to retiring and moving to Hammond. He was a member of the Greatest Generation, having served his country as a U.S. Marine and fighting on Okinawa during World War II. He remained a proud Marine all his life and often attended the Sixth Marine Division Reunions all across the country. He cherished his membership in the Hammond Executive Club and was a faithful member of the First Presbyterian Church in Hammond. Fred was blessed with a wealth of wonderful friends and a family who adored him. Fred is survived by his son, Dr. Jeff Liner and wife Malloy of Hammond and daughter Cindy Liner of Houston, Texas. He is also survived by two grandchildren, Dr. Zach Liner and wife Danielle of San Francisco, California, and Allyson Liner of Winterpark, Colorado; three step grandchildren, Malloy Peterson (Robert), Quin Ryan of Atlanta, Georgia, and Dr. Brady Rumph (David) of Columbus, Georgia; one great-grandchild; four step great-grandchildren; sister, Virginia Gibbs of Monroe and his first cousin, Milton Wilson of Waco, Texas. He was preceded in death by the love of his life, Darline Neal Liner, to whom he was married for 66 years. Relatives and friends are invited to attend the visitation at First Presbyterian Church in Hammond, on Friday, September 30, 2016 from 12:00 p.m. until the Celebration of Life service beginning at 2:00 p.m. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to First Presbyterian Church or to a charity of your choice. Condolences and other information are available online at www.thompsoncares.com. Arrangements have been entrusted to Brandon G. Thompson Funeral Home.
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Published in TheAdvocate.com from Sept. 29 to Sept. 30, 2016
Louis, Twanda Faye  
A native and resident of Baton Rouge, Louisiana passed away on Tuesday, September 27, 2016 at the age of 41. Arrangements are pending at Scott's Bluff Morticians, 8546 Scenic Highway, Baton Rouge, LA, 225-775-3440 for more information.
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Martin, Ruth O. (Funeral Notice)  
Passed away on September 19 at the age of 79. The Funeral Service will be on Saturday, October 1st at Greater Beulah Baptist Church at 11:00 AM. Burial will be in Liberty, MS.
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Published in TheAdvocate.com from Sept. 29 to Oct. 1, 2016
Martin Sr., Willard Wallace  
Willard Wallace Martin, Sr., 90, of Raleigh, NC passed away on Thursday, September 22, 2016. A private memorial service will be held Saturday, October 8 in Asheville, North Carolina. He was born in Swain County, North Carolina to the late Willard and Sarah Martin. Wallace served in the US Navy and attended the Naval Academy where he played football and participated on the track team. He served in the North Carolina Legislature as a representative from Swain County and then moved to Pfeiffer College where he was a professor and coached tennis and wrestling. After 20 years at Pfeiffer, Wallace moved to the coast where he served as the Town Manager for Sunset Beach, NC, and later Bald Head Island, NC. He retired to a farm in southern Virginia where he and his wife Ann enjoyed their time restoring the old farm house and tobacco barns. He also loved his dogs and his early morning rides with them around the farm. Wallace was preceded in death by his wife Ann Bryson Martin, brother Earl Martin and sister Dorothy Williams. He is survived by daughter Carolyn Martin of Baton Rouge, LA, sons Willard Wallace Martin, Jr. of Washington, NC and Richard E. Martin of Raleigh NC, and four grandchildren. Memorials may be sent to Companion Animal Alliance, 100 North Street, Suite 900, Baton Rouge Louisiana 70802, or to another animal rescue of your choice. The family may be reached at wwmartinsr26@gmail.com .
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Published in TheAdvocate.com from Sept. 28 to Oct. 8, 2016
McGraw, Amie Renee  
Amie Renee McGraw, 32, a resident of Pride, LA, died on Monday, September 26, 2016 as a result of a automobile accident. Visitation will be on Thursday, September 29, 2016 from 5pm until 8pm at the Sandy Creek Baptist Church and on Friday, September 30, 2016 from 9am until 11am at Sandy Creek Baptist Church. Funeral services will be at 11am, conducted by Rev. Tim Norris and Rev. Danny Greig. Burial will be in the church cemetery. She is survived by her parents, Greg and Jennifer McGraw; sister Ginger Parks; brother Brad McGraw; nephews Hagan Rivet, Gunner Parks, and Bradlea McGraw; grandmother Gladys Almand; and her longtime companion Eric Guillory and his family. She was preceded in death by her grandparents Oscar and Delores McGraw and uncle Randy Almand. Pallbearers will be Brett Almand, Jeremy Doucet, Billy McGowen, Cody McGraw, Michael McGraw, Dusty Shaffer, and Leremy McGraw. Honorary Pallbearers will be Cliff Almand, Brad McGraw, and Hagan Rivet. Share sympathies, memories, and condolences at www.CharletFuneralHome.com.
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Published in TheAdvocate.com from Sept. 28 to Sept. 30, 2016
Mitchell, Inez V.  
Inez V. Mitchell, a native and resident of Baton Rouge, passed away at 9:44 am on Saturday, September 24, 2016. She was 88 and a retired Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN). Visiting at New Sunlight Baptist Church, 1777 America St., Baton Rouge LA. on Saturday, October 1, 2016 from 8 am until service at 10 am. Interment in Southern Memorial Gardens. Inez is survived by: two daughters, Ms. Corrine Mitchell Wells; Marion Mitchell Stansberry (Harold), and two sons, Melvin Mitchell Sr. (Leola); Eric D. Mitchell all of Baton Rouge Louisiana; two sisters, Columbia and Mary Valdry both from Baton Rouge, LA; and numerous grandchildren, and great grandchildren. Inez was preceded in death by her parents, Richard Sr. and Mary Valdry; sisters, Viola, Thelma, Ruth and Edna Valdry; and brother, Richard Valdry, Jr. Pallbearers will be Kegan Valdry, David Beathley, Scott and Melvin Mitchell Jr. and Brian and Jeff Stansberry. Honorary pallbearers will be Harrison Collins, Harold Stansberry, David Guillory, Lennorah Williams, Lonald, Larry, Jared, Paul and Chris Valdry. She graduated from McKinley High School and Capital Area Vocation School, and was a member of St. Mary Baptist Church. Services Entrusted to Desselle Funeral Home.
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Published in TheAdvocate.com from Sept. 28 to Oct. 1, 2016
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