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January 20, 2018

Russell A. Achord

Russell A. Achord

Russell A. Achord, 48, a resident of West Feliciana Parish, died Wednesday January 17, 2018. He died while serving his community doing a job that he loved. He began as a volunteer firefighter with the West Feliciana Fire Protection District more than 24 years ago. He has had...

Elizabeth 'Liz' 'Betty' Lawson Acosta

Elizabeth 'Liz' 'Betty' Lawson Acosta

Elizabeth ("Liz", "Betty") Lawson Acosta, a native and resident of Jackson, Louisiana, passed away on Jan. 16, 2018 at the age of 86. Liz loved and lived life to its fullest. She loved music and dancing, and could get just about everyone to their feet when she sat down at a...

Louella 'Catoon' Melancon Andermann

Louella 'Catoon' Melancon Andermann

Louella "Catoon" Melancon Andermann died Thursday, January 18, 2018 in her home at the age of 86. She was a loving mother, grandmother and great-grandmother. She was a caregiver for her husband and a devoted Catholic. Survived by her son, Mark (Debra) Andermann; daughters...

Helen Hawkins Anderson

Helen Hawkins Anderson

Life long resident of Rosedale, La. Passed away sunday January 14, 2018 surrounded by her family at the age of 97. Visitation Friday January 19, 2018 at Hartzell United Methodist Church 15630 Live Oak Dr Rosedale from 4 pm to 7 pm. Religious service Saturday January 20, 2018...

Raymond E. Ballard

Raymond E. Ballard

Raymond E. Ballard, age 83, a native of Springfield, La and a resident of Zachary, La, passed away January 15, 2018. He was a loving husband, father, grandfather, great-grandfather and great great- grandfather. He served in the United States Military. Raymond is survived by...

Dorothy Mae Barber (Salita)

Dorothy Mae Barber (Salita)

Dorothy Mae Salita Barber, age 88 and a resident of Franklinton, died at 10:00 am Tuesday morning January 16, 2018 at Good Samaritan Living Center. She was a native of Baton Rouge and a member of Trinity Baptist Church in Franklinton. Dorothy provided babysitting to her...

Eula Mae McCann Bearb

Eula Mae McCann Bearb

Chapel services for Eula Mae McCann Bearb will be held at 1:00 P.M. on Monday, January 22, 2018, in the chapel of John Kramer & Son with Bro. David Newton officiating. Interment will follow in Alexandria Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be held from 10:00 A.M. until time of...

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Michael "Short Daddy" Bessix Sr.

Michael "Short Daddy" Bessix Sr.

Michael "Short Daddy" Bessix Sr., a resident of Baton Rouge & native of Maringouin, La., passed away Tuesday, January 16, 2018, at his home. Visitation & Religious services Saturday, January 20, 2018, at Mt. Gideon Baptist Church, 77700 West Oak Ln, Maringouin, La., 9 am...

Leslie Bethel

Leslie Bethel

A resident of Prairieville passed away on Monday, January 15, 2018. She was born June 19, 1976 in Hammond and was 41 years of age. She was a graduate of Amite High School in 1994, Southeastern Louisiana University in 1998, and received a Master's of Elementary Administration...

Lawrence J. "Al" Blanchard

Lawrence J. "Al" Blanchard

Lawrence "Al" J. Blanchard, 94, a native of New Orleans, La., and resident of Labadieville, La., passed away on January 18, 2018. A visitation will be held in his honor on Monday, January 22, 2018, at St. Philomena Catholic Church, Labadieville, La., from 8:30 am until the...

Shirley Rhodus Booty

Shirley Rhodus Booty

Shirley Rhodus Booty, better known to all who loved her as "Granny", a native and lifelong resident of Kentwood, LA passed away peacefully surrounded by family at home on Monday, January 15, 2018 at the age of 83. Shirley was a multi-talented lady, a farmer's wife, a fabulous...

Sheila Bourque (Scioneaux)

Sheila Bourque (Scioneaux)

Sheila Scioneaux Bourque, 48, a native of Grand Bayou and resident of Pierre Part, passed away on January 18, 2018. Sheila was a loving wife, mother, sister, grandmother and god mother. She loved people and never met a stranger! She especially loved cooking, shopping, becoming...

Lena Mae Bruno

Lena Mae Bruno

Lena Mae Bruno, 88, a resident of Amite, departed this life Monday, Jan. 8, 2018 at LSU Lallie Kemp Medical Center, Independence. Visitation at Jackson Chapel IME Church, 77 Jackson Chapel Rd., Greensburg from 5 pm to 8 pm Friday, Jan. 19. Religious service at the church at...

Ja’Den J. Burke

Ja’Den J. Burke

Ja'Den J. Burke passed away Monday, January 8, 2018. Ja'Den was loved by everyone who met him. He is survived by his parents, Delloyd and Cherika Burke; grandmother, Dianne Burke; siblings, Ja'Mya Bovia, Delloyd Burke IV, Ashley, Dillon and Dustin Burke. Ja'Den is preceded in...

Albert 'Dickie' Burks III

Albert 'Dickie' Burks III

Entered into eternal rest on January 16, 2018. Survived by his wife, Barbara W. Burks; daughter, Melony McDaniels; sons, Andre Burks (Amitra); Timothy Jordan (Jacqueline) and Tracy Jordan; and 9 grandchildren. Preceded in death by his parents, Alene and Albert Burks, Jr. and...

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