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Melvin Lawrence DeFleur

Baton Rouge, LA

Melvin Lawrence DeFleur, renowned Mass Communication scholar and distinguished professor at the Manship School at Louisiana State University, passed away in Baton Rouge, Louisiana on February 13, 2017. He was 93. He is survived by his wife of 38 years, Margaret Hanus DeFleur, a...

William Emmett "Bill" Edrington Jr. Obituary (Advocate, The)

William Emmett "Bill" Edrington Jr.

Baton Rouge, LA

William Emmett Edrington, Jr. (Bill) was born on March 9, 1923 in Shreveport, Louisiana. He passed away at his home in Baton Rouge on February 17, 2017. He is survived by his three children, daughter, Susie and husband, Buzzy Heroman of Baton Rouge, son, Billy Edrington and wife...

Henry Ealer "Sonny" Johnston Sr. Obituary (Advocate, The)

Henry Ealer "Sonny" Johnston Sr.

Zachary, LA

Henry "Sonny" Ealer Johnston Sr., 82, a resident of Lindsay, LA, died on Friday, February 17, 2017 at his home. He was semi-retired and self employed. There will be a visitation at Roseneath, 1662 Erin Street, Jackson, LA on Monday, February 20, 2017 from 10 am until 12 noon. A p...

James Allen Scott

Baton Rouge, LA

James Allen Scott, a native of Evergreen, LA, long time resident of Maurepas, LA and current resident of Baton Rouge, LA, passed away Tuesday, February 14, 2017, at The Crossing at Clarity Hospice after an extended stay at Colonial Care Retirement Center. He retired as Assistant...

Anna Marie Carroll

Baton Rouge, LA

Anna Marie Sund Carroll passed away Sunday, November 27, 2016. Anna Marie was born in Covington, KY, was a resident of Vacaville, CA and a former resident of St. Francisville, LA. She is survived by her husband David Carroll, her mother Rita Periera, 2 brothers Thomas Sund and Ro...

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Published in TheAdvocate.com from Feb. 16 to Feb. 18, 2017.

Cecilia Espinoza Hamer

Baton Rouge, LA

Cecilia Maria Espinoza Hamer (Ceci), a resident of East Baton Rouge Parish, passed away at the age 37, on February 14, 2017. She was born in Lima, Perú on July 9, 1979 and attended Colegio Winnetka in Chaclacayo, Perú. She later received an associate's degree in administration a...

Rita Babineaux Hebert

Baton Rouge, LA

Rita Babineaux Hebert passed away Thursday, February 16, 2017 at Crossroads at Clarity Hospice in Baton Rouge, LA surrounded by her children. Rita was born in Grosse Isle, LA on July 12, 1926, was a resident of Lake Sherwood Retirement Village in Baton Rouge and was a former re...

David Maxwell Miller Obituary (Advocate, The)

David Maxwell Miller

Baton Rouge, LA

David Maxwell Miller, 87, of Plant City, Florida, died at Lakeland Regional Medical Center on February 5, 2017. He was born on June 30, 1929 in Yazoo City, Mississippi to Max and Maynie Miller. He grew up in Benton, Mississippi, where he graduated from Anding High School in 1947....

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Published in TheAdvocate.com from Feb. 11 to Feb. 18, 2017.

Nora Miller Obituary (Advocate, The)

Nora Miller

Baton Rouge, LA

Nora Miller (nee Nora Johnson), an award-winning teacher of small children and mentor to hundreds of teachers and student teachers through her seminars and workshops across the United States, passed away on January 25, 2017. Nora was a gourmet cook who always said she loved to fe...

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Published in TheAdvocate.com from Feb. 14 to Feb. 18, 2017.

Charles E. "Slim" Perkins Aikens Obituary (Advocate, The)

Charles E. "Slim" Perkins Aikens

Baton Rouge, LA

Charles E. Perkins Aikens (Slim) (Boy) 71, a native of Baton Rouge died peacefully at his home on February 8, 2017. He is survived by his wife Ruby Tate Aikens. Viewing at Mt. Pleasant B C, 1743 Convention St. on Saturday February 18, 2017 from 9 am until religious services at 11...

Troy Steven Pourciau

Baton Rouge, LA

Troy Steven Pourciau has left the pain of his earthly body behind and rushed into the arms of Jesus to live in eternity. He was born on March 29, 1963 and died on February 15, 2017. Troy was a father, son, brother, uncle, and friend to so many. He lived his life believing in the...

Evna E. Wilson Obituary (Advocate, The)

Evna E. Wilson

Baton Rouge, LA

Evna E. Wilson, 92, Baton Rouge, LA, passed away Thursday, February 2, 2017, in The Hospice of Baton Rouge's Inpatient Unit, The Butterfly Wing, in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. Evna was born, raised and educated in her early years in Winston Salem, North Carolina. She was preceded ...

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Published in TheAdvocate.com from Feb. 8 to Feb. 18, 2017.

Sharon S. DuBard

Baton Rouge, LA

Sharon S. DuBard, age 68, a resident of Baton Rouge, passed away on February 14, 2017. Sharon is survived by her husband, Donald DuBard; her sons, Robert DuBard and wife Stephanie, and Michael DuBard and wife Jaime; her grandchildren, Elyse DuBard Vite and husband Jacob, Harrison...

Wade H. Nichols Jr.

Baton Rouge, LA

Born Nov. 14, 1955, passed away Feb 1, 2017. A long time resident of Denim Springs, La., He is survived by his mother Betty A. Nichols, his wife Allison Nichols and his children Ashley, Katelyn and Robert Royce Nichols. A graveside service will be held at the Dawson Family Cemete...

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Published in TheAdvocate.com from Feb. 8 to Feb. 17, 2017.

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Frank Robichaux

Baton Rouge, LA

Frank Robichaux, a native of Luther and resident of Sorrento passed away on Saturday, Feb. 11, 2017 at the age of 81. Funeral services will be held Saturday, Feb. 18 at 10 am at New Light Baptist Church. Arrangements entrusted to A. Hamilton Platinum Funeral Services (225) 952-91...

Verna T. Wise

Baton Rouge, LA

Verna T. Wise, age 66, a resident of Independence, was granted her angel wings on February 11, 2017. Born January 11, 1951, in Port Barre, LA. Married to the love of her life for almost 35 years. Loving mother of two daughters. Her interests included family, her job, working in t...

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