Wanda Sue Murphy Ortiz

Wanda was born September 22, 1964 and left this Earth on Thursday, January 10, 2013 at the age of 48. She was a resident of Baton Rouge and a native of French Settlement. She will forever be in the hearts of her children, Shawana Morales (Isidor, son-in-law), Anna and Waylon Spann. Her precious grandchildren, who were the twinkle in her eyes, Elizabeth Cervantes, Isidor Morales and John Flores. Also surviving, her mother, Margie B. Aydell; sister, Christine Simmons (Don), brothers, Joe Murphy (Lisa) and Michael Aydell (Kim) and step-brother, Chuckie Aydell (Janice), and step-sisters, Dianna Schenk (George) and Pam Riley (Walter) in addition to numerous nieces and nephews and her former husband, Joe Spann. She was preceded in death by her dad, Kelvin Murphy, Sr., brother Kelly Murphy; step-dad, Lawrence Aydell; and former husband, Jeffery Severio. Visitation will be held Thursday, January 17, 2013 at the River of Life Worship Center, 18295 La. Hwy. 16, Port Vincent, LA from 9:00 a.m. until worship service at 1:00 p.m. Her wishes will be carried out with cremation and her ashes will be buried with her dad and brother. Wanda may be gone from this Earth but she will not be forgotten by the many friends and loved ones that remain. Donations are being taken at any JP Morgan Chase Bank (Account #167236790) for funeral expenses. Arrangements with Church Funeral Services & Crematory, 225-644-9683, churchfuneralservices.com.

Funeral Home

Church Funeral Services & Crematory
13250 Highway 431 Saint Amant, LA 70774
(225) 644-9683

Published in TheAdvocate.com from Jan. 15 to Jan. 17, 2013