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September 23, 2017

Catherine Bolden Adams

Catherine Bolden Adams

Catherine Bolden Adams departed this life on Monday September 11, 2017 at Ferncrest Manor Nursing Home, New Orleans, LA. She was 68, a native of Paincourtville, LA and a resident of New Orleans, LA. Visitation at Williams and Southall Funeral Home, 5414 Hwy 1,...

Roland Armstrong

Roland Armstrong

Roland Armstrong, a resident of New Roads, LA, transitioned from his earthly home on Monday, September 18, 2017, at the age of 74. He was born on July 18, 1943 to the late Joseph Sr. and Harriet Armstrong. He is survived by his devoted wife, Gracie J. Armstrong; a daughter,...

Frances Boerner (Nola)

Frances Boerner (Nola)

Frances Nola Boerner, age 80, a lifelong resident of Baton Rouge, LA, passed away on September 21, 2017. Frances graduated from Baton Rouge High School, class of '55. She enjoyed traveling and spending time with her family. She is survived by her loving husband of 58 years,...

Robert Simpson Boyd III

Robert Simpson Boyd III

Robert Simpson Boyd III, born April 15, 1938, a native of Springfield, OH and resident of Baton Rouge, died on September 19, 2017 following a lengthy illness with cancer. Visitation will be at St. James Episcopal Church, 205 North Fourth Street, Baton Rouge, Louisiana, Monday,...

Carroll Glynn Breeden Sr.

Carroll Glynn Breeden Sr.

Carroll Glynn Breeden Sr., a loving husband, dad, grandfather, brother, uncle, and cousin, died Tuesday, September 19, 2017, at his home in Pride, Louisiana. He was 66. Carroll was born July 25, 1951, in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, and was a lifelong resident of Pride. He was a...

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Lillie C. Brooks

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Lillie C. Brooks

Lillie C. Brooks entered eternal rest Wednesday, September 13, 2017. She was 87. Visitation will be Saturday, September 23rd from 9 am until Religious services at 11 am at Evergreen Baptist Church 4140 Hwy 955 West Ethel, LA 70730. Pastor Morris Jackson, Officiating. Interment...

Col. Lamy J. Chopin Jr.

Col. Lamy J. Chopin Jr.

Lamy, a resident of Denham Springs, passed away on Wednesday, September 20, 2017 at OLOL. A native of Natchitoches, he was a graduate of Northwestern State University and Missouri School of Mines. Lamy served in the US Army and Army Reserves, reaching the rank of Col. He spent...

Donald Beecher Clark

Donald Beecher Clark

Donald Beecher Clark, age 78, a native of Albany, NY and a resident of Prairieville, LA went home to be with the Lord on September 21, 2017 peacefully at home with his wife of 52 years at his bedside. Donald was a teacher for 31 years, including directing two Christian Schools...

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Sheila Coleman

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Sheila Coleman

A resident of Donaldsonville passed away on Sept. 10 at the age of 48. Visiting 4-6 PM at Demby & Son Funeral Home, Donaldsonville on Fri., Sept. 22. Visitation continues 9 AM at Buena Vista Baptist Church, St. James on Sat. Sept. 23 until religious services at 11 AM...

Tabitha Simmons Cornell

Tabitha Simmons Cornell

Tabitha Simmons Cornell entered into eternal rest on September 14, 2017 at the age of 47. Visitation Saturday, September 23, 2017 1:00 pm until religious service at 2:00 pm, Hall's Celebration Center, 9348 Scenic Highway, Baton Rouge, LA. Services Entrusted to Hall Davis and...

Wanda Katherine Cosnahan

Wanda Katherine Cosnahan

Wanda Katherine Cosnahan a native of Louisville, Kentucky and resident of Baton Rouge, passed away on Monday, September 18, 2017 at her residence at the age of 75. She volunteered at the Baton Rouge Little Theater and received numerous awards. She was preceded in death by her...

Dr. Sammie Wayne Cosper

Dr. Sammie Wayne Cosper

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, September 23, 2017 at Our Lady of Wisdom Catholic Church in Lafayette for Dr. Sammie Wayne Cosper, 83, who passed away on September 19, 2017. Visitation will be observed Friday from 4:00-8:00 p.m. at Martin &...

JoeAnn Franklin Cummings

JoeAnn Franklin Cummings

JoeAnn departed this life to abide with her Heavenly Father on Sunday, September 17, 2017 at age 50. She was born May 1, 1967 in St. Francisville, Louisiana; baptized in 1985, and was educated in the West Feliciana Parish School System. She was a vivacious, warm-hearted,...

Deirdre Davis (Leon)

Deirdre Davis (Leon)

A native and resident of Donaldsonville, Deirdre passed away at her residence on Tuesday, September 12, 2017. She was 56. Visiting at St. Catherine of Sienna Catholic Church, St. Patrick Street, Saturday, September 23, 2017 from 9:30 a.m. until Mass of Christian Burial at...

Glenn Charles Dearman

Glenn Charles Dearman

Glenn Charles Dearman passed away on Tuesday, September 19, 2017, at the age of 74. He was born on June 12, 1943, in Brookhaven, MS. After 32 years of service, he retired from Exxon Baton Rouge Refinery as a Project Manager in the Project Implementation Department, where he...

Melvin J. Didier Sr.

Melvin J. Didier Sr.

Mel J. Didier, Sr., legendary MLB scout, college and high school coach, passed away in the evening of Sept.10th, 2017. He was 91. He is survived by his loving wife of 40 years, Elena, and children Mel, Jr. (wife Susan), Bob, Cindee, Lori D. Stevens (husband Kevin), and...

Louis "Huey" Dixon Sr.

Louis "Huey" Dixon Sr.

Mr. Louis Dixon Sr., a resident of Morganza & native of McCrea, passed away Sunday Sept 17, 2017 at Lakeview Manor Nursing Home at the age of 78. Visitation service Friday Sept 22, 2017 at 152 Highway 3050, Morganza, La from 5 p.m. To 7 p.m.; and Saturday Sept 23, 2017 at Mt....

Lawrence Lanel Gordon

Lawrence Lanel Gordon

Funeral Services for Lawrence Lanel Gordon, age 55, will be held Saturday, September 23, 2017 at Carney Mackey Funeral Home 1576 Robin St. Visitation from 11:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m. Interment Private. Carney Mackey Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

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Peter James Gustave

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Peter James Gustave

Age 64, a native of Napoleonville and resident of Thibodaux, passed away on Sept. 16, 2017. Visiting will be held on Saturday, Sept. 23, from 9am until the service at 11am at St. Paul Baptist Church in Napoleonville. Kennedy Funeral in charge of arrangements.

Donald R. Haigler Sr.

Donald R. Haigler Sr.

Donald R. Haigler, Sr. passed away Thursday, September 21, 2017 at the age of 80, a native of Denham Springs and a resident of Baton Rouge. He was a veteran of the US Army and retired from the Advocate as a Composing Room Supervisor and Home Depot. He is survived by his...

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