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October 29, 2020

Jackie Lynn "Jack" Aaron

Jackie Lynn "Jack" Aaron

Jackie Lynn ""Jack"" Aaron was born on October 27, 1946 in Hope, Arkansas. Jack died peacefully in the arms of his family- one stop short of Heaven on Monday, October 26, 2020. He was retired from Trans Continental Pipeline with 33 years of service. Visitation will be at...

Robert "Bob" Anderson Jr.

Robert "Bob" Anderson Jr.

Robert "Bob" Anderson Jr., a loving husband, father and father-in-law, was born on September 11, 1933 in Joaquin, TX. He was a resident of Baton Rouge and entered the Gates of Heaven on Saturday, October 24, 2020 from The Woodleigh of Baton Rouge, at the age of 87. Bob was...

Published in TheAdvocate.com from Oct. 28, 2020 to Oct. 29, 2020.

Charles Vernon Breard

Charles Vernon Breard

Charles Vernon Breard, age 84, passed away peacefully on October 24, 2020. He was a native of Monroe, LA and a resident of Baton Rouge. Charles was blessed with intelligence, ambition, and a friendly nature. He was the valedictorian of his 1954 class at St. Matthew in Monroe...

Anthony J. Cashiola

Anthony J. Cashiola

Anthony passed away on Saturday, October 24, 2020 at his home in Port Allen, at the age of 92. He was a native of Plaquemine and resident of Port Allen. Anthony was a US Navy Veteran. He was a watch and jewelry maker and was the owner of Anthony's Jewelers in Port Allen. He...

Gwendoline Dora "Daisy" Minton

Gwendoline Dora "Daisy" Minton

Gwendoline Dora "Daisy" Minton was a sweet loving mother and grandmother. She was a resident of Denham Springs and native of Colchester, England passed away on Saturday, October 24, 2020 at the age of 93. Visitation will be held at Seale Funeral Home, Denham Springs on...

Michael R. "Big Mike" Osborne

Michael R. "Big Mike" Osborne

Michael, a native of Plaquemine, LA, born June 28, 1958, peacefully transitioned on October 22, 2020 at OLOL, one of Jehovah's Witnesses. He was preceded in death by parents, Pearl Osborne and Rev. Nute Dorsey, three brothers, and a sister. To cherish memories are his wife of...

Published in TheAdvocate.com from Oct. 28, 2020 to Oct. 29, 2020.

Alton "Richard" Petty

Alton "Richard" Petty

Alton "Richard" Petty was born on November 23, 1949 in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. He graduated from Istrouma High School in 1967. He began his engineering career 42 years ago for WYNK. Before he retired he was Chief Engineer in Baton Rouge and New Orleans for iHeart Media. He...

Published in TheAdvocate.com from Oct. 27, 2020 to Oct. 29, 2020.

Dr. John Frederick Piker Jr.

Dr. John Frederick Piker Jr.

Dr. John Frederick Piker Jr., born December 5, 1932 in Centreville, MS, died on October 25, 2020 in Baton Rouge, LA. There will be a visitation on Thursday, October 29, 2020 at Our Lady of the Assumption Catholic Church in Clinton from 9:30 am until funeral Mass at 10:30 am,...

William "Bill" Rupp

William "Bill" Rupp

William 'Bill' Rupp, a native of Port Allen, La. and longtime resident of New Orleans, La., he passed away at Pointe Coupee General Hospital in New Roads on Tuesday, October 27, 2020 at the age of 83. He was retired and a U.S. Navy veteran and loyal Saints fan. He was loved by...

Dorothy Lee Stirgus

Dorothy Lee Stirgus

Dorothy Lee Stirgus on Wednesday, October 21, 2020 at University of Chicago Medical Center, Chicago, IL stepped across the threshold we call death into her heavenly home where she is now at peace with God and rejoicing evermore. Born January 26, 1934. Daughter of the late...

Thomas "Bone" Williams Jr.

Thomas "Bone" Williams Jr.

Thomas Williams, Jr. was born in Baton Rouge on April 17, 1966. He departed on October 16, 2020. Thomas was preceded in death by his parents Norma J. Scott and Thomas Williams, Sr. a sister Erica Thomas his grandparents Herman and Florence Smith, an uncle Earl P. Smith and a...

October 30, 2020

Ernest Ray Alford II

Ernest Ray Alford II

A visitation for Ernest Ray Alford II will be held at Church Funeral Services, located at 9422 Florida Blvd, Suite D1, Walker, LA 70785 on Saturday, October 31, 2020 from 10:00 am until the funeral service which begins at 12:00 pm. A graveside service will follow at 1:30 pm at...

Jan Bilich

Jan Bilich

Sixty-eight years ago on August 17th an angel came down from heaven. On October 27, 2020 God called her home. God knew what He was doing when He sent us Jan Bilich. While she was here, she taught everyone she met what love and happiness is. Although our family is scattered...

Marian West Brooks

Marian West Brooks

Marian West Brooks entered into eternal rest at the The Crossing on October 26, 2020 at the age of 90. She was an Educator in Ascension Parish. Survived by her daughter, Joyce Brooks Thompson (Daniel D. Thompson); sister, Lorena (Kate) Brown; brother, Millard D. West, Sr....

Brenda Jean Brown

Brenda Jean Brown

Brenda Jean Brown entered into eternal rest at her residence in Baton Rouge, Louisiana on Monday, October 19, 2020. She was a 60 year old native of Mobile, Alabama. Viewing at Good Shepherd Full Gospel M.B.C.on Saturday, October 31, 2020 from 9-10:45 am; due to COVID-19...

Brian Keith Bush

Brian Keith Bush

Brian Keith Bush, Entered into eternal rest on October 18, 2020 at the age of 48. He was a Truck Driver with 84 Lumber. Visitation Friday, October 30, 2020, 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm, Hall's Celebration Center, 9348 Scenic Hwy., Baton Rouge, LA. Services entrusted to Hall Davis and...

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Charles James "Charlie" Calloway Jr.

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Charles James "Charlie" Calloway Jr.

Charles James "Charlie Calloway, Jr. died at Capitol House Nursing & Rehabilitation Center on October 19, 2020. Viewing at Miller & Daughter Mortuary, Fri., Oct. 30, 11am-1 pm. Service is private due to COVID-19 restrictions.

Cornelia "Connie" Clement

Cornelia "Connie" Clement

Our beloved Cornelia "Connie" Clement passed away the morning of Sunday, October 25 the age of 89. She was born to Frank and Mary Devillier Clement on May 6, 1931 in Plaquemine, the third of their eight children. A devout Catholic and lifelong volunteer, Connie formerly served...

Leland Ross Denison Sr.

Leland Ross Denison Sr.

Our father is now at rest with his heavenly Father and reunited with his loving wife, Antoinette Belello Denison and his beloved grandson, Denver Ross Denison. Leland passed away at home on October 24, 2020 at the age of 88 years. Born in St. Louis, MO on November 1, 1931 to...

Published in TheAdvocate.com from Oct. 27, 2020 to Oct. 30, 2020.

Rev George Fountain Jr.

Rev George Fountain Jr.

Reverend George Fountain, Jr. went home to be with the Lord on Monday, October 19, 2020. Born August 24, 1944 in Warden, LA., he resided in Baton Rouge, LA with his wife of 52 years, Minnie Anderson. Rev. Fountain was a Vietnam Veteran (U.S. Army), retired instrument fitter...

Matthew Lamar Francis

Matthew Lamar Francis

Services for Matthew Lamar Francis will be held Saturday October 31st at Charles Mackey Funeral Home 1576 Robin Street. A visitation will be held from 10:00-11:00 am with religious services beginning at 11:00 am. Interment: Hope Cemetery. Services entrusted to Charles Mackey...

Bernadine Crawford Gay

Bernadine Crawford Gay

Bernadine Crawford Gay entered into eternal rest on October 23, 2020. Survived by her husband, Carlton Gay, Sr.; daughters, Dinah Gay Purnell; stepdaughter, Linda Price; sons, Drexel Gay, Randy Gay; stepson, Carlton Gay, Jr; sisters, Yvonne S. Knox, Mary S. Williams and Pamela...

Patricia "Pat" Godfrey

Patricia "Pat" Godfrey

Patricia "Pat" Godfrey passed away peacefully on October 7, 2020, surrounded by her family. She was 81 years old. Pat was born on September 12, 1939 in Baton Rouge, LA to her parents James Robert Godfrey and Nell Brabham Godfrey. She attended Newcomb College, Louisiana...

Janice Marie Doyle Hamilton

Janice Marie Doyle Hamilton

Janice Marie Doyle Hamilton was born June 25, 1951 in Baton Rouge, La. to the late Asberry Jr. and Katie Brooks Doyle. Janice was a member of McKinley Sr. High School of 1969. Janice was a dedicated employee of LSU Pentagon as a cook until her retirement in 2008. She leaves to...

Letitia Marie Hampton

Letitia Marie Hampton

Letitia departed this life Sunday, October 11,2020 at the age of 69. Visitation will be October 31,2020 9 am until religious service at 11 am at St. James B. C. 1105 North 44th Street, Baton Rouge, La. Conducted by Dr. Robert E. Smith. She leaves cherish her memories 1...

Norma Mclin Hood

Norma Mclin Hood

Norma McLIn Hood passed away at her residence on Tuesday, October 27, 2020. She was 92 years old. Graveside service will be on Friday, October 30, 2020 at Red Oak Cemetery 28760 Red Oak Rd, Livingston, La. at 11:00 am. She is survived by daughter and son-in-law, Javis and...

Viola Banks Jefferson

Viola Banks Jefferson

Viola Banks Jefferson 85, a native of Ethel, LA and a resident of Clinton, LA departed this life Monday, October 26, 2020 at her residence. Viola retired from Clinton Infirmary and Grace Nursing Home. Visitation will be Saturday, October 31, 2020 from 9am until Funeral Service...

Published in TheAdvocate.com from Oct. 29, 2020 to Oct. 31, 2020.
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Elaine Keller

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Elaine Keller

Elaine Keller departed this life Fri., Oct. 23, 2020 at the age of 79. Visitation Saturday, October 31, 2020 from 12 noon until 1 pm at MJR Friendly Service Funeral Home, Denham Springs. Interment St. Peter Cemetery, Watson. Arrangements: MJR Friendly Service Funeral Home,...

Arile Joseph "A.J." Laiche

Arile Joseph "A.J." Laiche

Arile Joseph "A.J." Laiche, a resident of Gramercy, passed away on Monday, October 26, 2020 at the age of 72. He was born March 18, 1948 to Arile and Ada Tregre Laiche. A.J. leaves memories with his wife of 48 years, Coleen Benoit Laiche; three children, Ginger Laiche...

Published in TheAdvocate.com from Oct. 28, 2020 to Oct. 30, 2020.

Christopher Byronne Magee

Christopher Byronne Magee

Christopher Byronne Magee entered into eternal rest on October 27, 2020 at the age of 52. He was a Baton Rouge City Police Officer. He attended Southern University, was a member of the Southern University Band, and a Mason. His hobbies were spending time with his family and...

Franklin Delano "Purple" Martin Sr.

Franklin Delano "Purple" Martin Sr.

On December 23, 1944 God blessed the late Leona Martin and Morris Martin, Sr. with a baby boy, he was given the name Franklin Delano after president Roosevelt. Frank, was a smart, intelligent, quiet and respectful man that wasn't fearful and thought things through before...

Published in TheAdvocate.com from Oct. 29, 2020 to Oct. 31, 2020.

Kenneth David McDuff Jr.

Kenneth David McDuff Jr.

Kenneth David McDuff Jr. "Buddy" of Baton Rouge, passed away at his home on October 28, 2020. Buddy graduated from Catholic High School of Baton Rouge in 1975. Buddy was preceded in death by his parents - Mary Crosby McDuff and Kenneth David McDuff, Sr., his brother -...

Clenard Melancon

Clenard Melancon

Clenard Melancon departed this life on Saturday, October 24, 2020 at his residence in Napoleonville, LA. He was 84, a native of Paincourtville, LA and a resident of Napoleonville, LA. Visitation on Saturday, October 31, 2020 at St. Charles Baptist Church from 9:00am to...

Patrick Elmer O'Donovan Jr.

Patrick Elmer O'Donovan Jr.

"Serve the Lord with gladness. Come before His presence with singing." Psalm 100:2. Patrick Elmer O'Donovan, Jr. was born July 23, 1944 in Baton Rouge, LA and passed away on Saturday, October 24, 2020 in Baton Rouge, LA. He was preceded in death by his parents, Patrick Elmer...

Louis "Larry" Parent

Louis "Larry" Parent

Louis "Larry" Parent passed away on Sunday, October 25, 2020 at the age of 91. He was a resident of Livingston, La., was a US Army Veteran. Visiting will be at Seale Funeral Home in Livingston on Friday October 30, from 5 to 8 p.m., and again on Saturday from 9:00 to 11:00...

Published in TheAdvocate.com from Oct. 28, 2020 to Oct. 31, 2020.

Lana Turner Pierson

Lana Turner Pierson

Lana Turner Pierson entered into eternal rest at her residence in Baton Rouge, Louisiana on Tuesday, October 27, 2020 at the age of 74. Viewing at Mt Bethel B.C. on Saturday, October 31, 2020 from 8:00 until service at 10:00 am conducted by Rev. Timothy Smith; interment at...

Dr. Robert P. Robichaux Sr.

Dr. Robert P. Robichaux Sr.

Dr. Robert P. Robichaux, Sr., age: 76, born August 8, 1944 in Baton Rouge, LA and a resident of Mobile, Alabama, died October 21, 2020 in Daphne, Alabama. Bob was preceded in death by his wife of 47 years, Lola Barry Rehm Robichaux. He is survived by four children Michele K....

Charles Claude Rogers

Charles Claude Rogers

Mr. Charles Claude Rogers, a resident of Denham Springs, passed away on Sunday, October 25, 2020 at the age of 74. Mr. Charles was born in Baton Rouge, LA on July 27, 1946. He graduated from Istrouma High School, attended Northwestern LA University and retired as a Banker at...

Published in TheAdvocate.com from Oct. 29, 2020 to Oct. 30, 2020.
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Joyce Lavern Rowe

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Joyce Lavern Rowe

Services for Joyce Lavern Rowe will be held Saturday, Oct 31st at Straight Life Baptist Church, 3891 Pocasset St. A visitation will be held from 9 am to 11 am with religious services beginning at 11 am. Interment: Southern Memorial Gardens. Services entrusted to Charles Mackey...

Joyce "TETA" Rowe

Joyce "TETA" Rowe

Viewing Services will be held for Joyce "TETA" Rowe, age 61, on Friday October 30, 2020 at Charles Mackey Funeral Home 1576 Robin St. Visitation 5-7 pm and Saturday, October 31, 2020 at Straight Life Baptist Church 3891 Pocasett St Visitation from 9-11 am. Private Funeral...

Susan Dianne Livingston "Miss Dianne" Sansone

Susan Dianne Livingston "Miss Dianne" Sansone

Susan Dianne Livingston "Miss Dianne" Sansone, age 73, departed this Earth on April 25, 2020 in Zachary, LA. Due to COVID-19, her Memorial Service is now being scheduled. The Memorial Service for Susan Dianne Livingston "Miss Dianne" Sansone will be held on Sunday, November...

Published in TheAdvocate.com from Oct. 23, 2020 to Nov. 15, 2020.

Jennie Skipper

Jennie Skipper

Jennie Skipper entered into eternal rest in Zachary, Louisiana, at the home of her loving granddaughter and caregiver, Shanikia Skipper on Saturday, October 24, 2020. She was an 88 year old native of Ferriday, Louisiana. Viewing at Shiloh Missionary B.C. on Friday, October 30,...

Marilee Rust Turner

Marilee Rust Turner

Marilee Rust Turner, a native of Baton Rouge, LA, and resident of Gallatin, TN, passed away on October 24, 2020, in her beloved Louisiana at the age of 49. Her fight against cancer was courageous, her spirit is indomitable, and she is missed by all she touched. She is survived...

Published in TheAdvocate.com from Oct. 28, 2020 to Oct. 31, 2020.

Col. James and Deborah Wasson

Col. James and Deborah Wasson

Colonel James "Jim" Newton Wasson, also known as Woody, and Miss Deborah "Debbie" David Wasson (Mrs. James N. Wasson) died at their home in Loranger, Louisiana. Colonel Wasson died on Saturday, October 3rd, 2020 and Mrs. Wasson died on Tuesday, October 13th, 2020. Colonel...

Clyde Wilkerson Jr.

Clyde Wilkerson Jr.

Clyde Wilkerson was born October 4, 1945 and departed his earthly life and began his heavenly stay on October 18, 2020. He was a masterful, skilled mechanic. He had a love for motorcycles, which he owned, tested for GN Gonzales, repaired, rode, and raced. Visitation will be...

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Deborah Faye Brown Williams

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Deborah Faye Brown Williams

Viewing will be held on Friday, Oct. 30 from 4-7 pm and Saturday, Oct. 31 from 9 am until service at 11 am for Deborah Faye Brown Williams at Winnfield Funeral Home of Baton Rouge. Services have been entrusted to Winnfield Funeral Home of Baton Rouge.

October 28, 2020

Dr. Thomas A. Burch

Dr. Thomas A. Burch

Dr. Thomas A. Burch passed away on October 25, 2020 in Baton Rouge, LA at the age of 90. He was born September 27, 1930 in Fulton, MS. to Thomas and Valera Burch. The second youngest of nine children, Tom grew up on a rural farm in Northeast Mississippi where he learned the...

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Ethel Sharell Garner

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Ethel Sharell Garner

Ethel, departed this life on October 25, 2020. Visitation October 30, 2020 at 9 am until service at 11 am House of Praise , Walker La. Conducted by Rev. Richard Harbor Interment St. Mark Memorial Park, Walker, La. Arrangement Entrusted to MJR Friendly Service FH, Denham...

Gloria Mae Jordan Hall

Gloria Mae Jordan Hall

Gloria Mae Jordan Hall was called to rest from the labors of the world on October 17, 2020, at the age of 81 in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, and she is now resting with her Heavenly Father and Savior. To the union of her late parents, Wilmer Jordan and Beatrice Sterling Jordan.,...

Published in TheAdvocate.com from Oct. 24, 2020 to Oct. 28, 2020.

Helen Tallent Lard

Helen Tallent Lard

Helen Tallent Lard, a resident of Baton Rouge, passed away on April 14, 2020 at the age of 90. She was born on November 6, 1929 in Shelton, Washington. Helen graduated from the University of Washington with a B.S. in Nursing at Swedish Hospital, Seattle in 1952. In that same...

Published in TheAdvocate.com from Oct. 25, 2020 to Oct. 28, 2020.

Ernestine Oliver "Rene" Lee

Ernestine Oliver "Rene" Lee

Ernestine "Rene" Oliver Lee departed this life on Wednesday, October 21, 2020 at approximately 10:00pm at her home on True Hope Lane. She was an 82 year old native and resident of Plaquemine, LA. Viewing will be Tuesday, October 27, 2020 from 5:00pm to 7:00pm at Roscoe...

Published in TheAdvocate.com from Oct. 26, 2020 to Oct. 28, 2020.

Frederick Othmar Martty

Frederick Othmar Martty

Frederick Othmar Martty was born on October 4, 1934 in Ferriday, LA and passed away peacefully at his home in New Orleans on October 26, 2020. He grew up in St. Joseph, LA alongside many beloved Clarke family cousins who were essentially more like brothers and sisters than...

Published in TheAdvocate.com from Oct. 27, 2020 to Oct. 28, 2020.

Grace Ann Canizaro Ourso

Grace Ann Canizaro Ourso

Grace Ann Canizaro Ourso passed away peacefully on Saturday, October 24, 2020. She was a 93 year old native of White Castle. Grace is survived by two sons, Glen J. Ourso (Marlene) and Danny J. Ourso; sister, Gertrude Ramirez; two grandchildren, Brad J. Ourso (Erin) and...

Published in TheAdvocate.com from Oct. 26, 2020 to Oct. 28, 2020.

George "Huber" Wilkinson

George "Huber" Wilkinson

George "Huber" Wilkinson, a Louisiana native, passed from this earthly life October 21, 2020. Visitation will be from 6 – 8 pm, Tuesday, October 27, and a memorial service will be conducted at 2 pm, Wednesday, October 28, all at Lake Shore Funeral Home, Waco, Texas Born in New...

Published in TheAdvocate.com from Oct. 26, 2020 to Oct. 28, 2020.

October 27, 2020

Denise Ann Daggs

Denise Ann Daggs

Denise Ann Daggs departed this life on Tuesday, October 20, 2020 at her residence in Thibodaux, LA. She was 57 and a native of Napoleonville, LA. Visitation on Monday, October 26, 2020 at Williams and Southall Funeral Home, Napoleonville from 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm. Visitation to...

Gwendolyn C. Davis

Gwendolyn C. Davis

Gwendolyn C. Davis was employed at Southern University for many years as a culinary staff member. She was born in Baton Rouge where she was a lifelong resident. She passed away peacefully at her home on Sunday, October 18, 2020 at the age of 69. Visiting at Hall Davis & Sons...

David Pascal Law

David Pascal Law

David Pascal Law, 72 years old, beloved husband, father, grandfather, son, brother, uncle, and friend to many was called to his Heavenly Father on October 19, 2020. He was born on October 15, 1949, in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. He was a dual resident splitting his time between...

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Charles Lewis

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Charles Lewis

Charles Lewis departed this life October 5, 2020. Religious Service will be on Tuesday, October 27, 2020, 11:00 a.m., at MJR Friendly Service Funeral Home, 87 Paddio Johnson Lane in Greensburg. Arrangement entrusted to MJR Friendly Service Funeral Home, Greensburg.

October 26, 2020

Robert "Bob" Bolger

Robert "Bob" Bolger

Robert "Bob" Bolger, age 84 of Brentwood, Tennessee, was born to Glenn and Ruth Bolger on the family farm in Coon Rapids, Iowa, on February 26, 1936. He passed away on Tuesday, October 20, 2020 at Williamson Medical Center in Franklin, Tennessee. Bob was a patriot who loved...

Published in TheAdvocate.com from Oct. 23, 2020 to Oct. 26, 2020.

Dr. Bert Anthony Braud

Dr. Bert Anthony Braud

Dr. Bert Anthony Braud, DMA (July 8, 1936 – October 19, 2020) Dr. Bert A. Braud, died on Monday, October 19, 2020 at 7 pm. A native of New Orleans he was a graduate of Warren Easton High School in 1954 and Loyola University of New Orleans in 1958. He devoted his life to...

John Denis Bueche

John Denis Bueche

Those of you who knew John Denis Bueche (12/23/1955 - 10/23/2020) share in knowing that he is at peace with Our Lord and Savior. He left this earthly life with his wife, Joni; daughters, Amanda, Aimee and Melissa and all of the love they shared for him by his side during his...

Paul Lawrence Davidson Jr.

Paul Lawrence Davidson Jr.

Paul Lawrence Davidson, Jr. passed away at his home in Baton Rouge, on October 21, 2020, from complications of Parkinson's disease. He was born December 2, 1925, in Baldwin, LA, eldest child of Paul Lawrence Davidson and Electa Marie Navarro. He lived in Baton Rouge for more...

Adrienne Marie Gunther

Adrienne Marie Gunther

Adrienne Marie Gunther, a native of Jennings, LA and a resident of Baton Rouge, LA, succumbed to ALS at her home on October 22, 2020, at the age of 65. She is survived by her husband of 40 years, six children, three sons-in-law and 4 grandchildren. She is also survived by her...

Bruce L. Haggard

Bruce L. Haggard

Bruce Haggard, a loving husband and father, passed away on October 18, 2020 at the age of 87. Born on March 20, 1933, he was a native of Kemper County, MS and a resident of Baton Rouge, LA. Bruce was raised Baptist, but attended Catholic church with his family, who considered...

Rosalind Trahan "Ros" Kerr

Rosalind Trahan "Ros" Kerr

Rosalind "Ros" Trahan Kerr, 75, a resident of St. Francisville, LA, died on Friday, October 23, 2020. She was retired, after working for the Louisiana State Penitentiary Administration. There will be a visitation at Charlet Funeral Home, Inc. in Zachary, LA on Sunday, October...

Welton Carl "Wick" Pierce

Welton Carl "Wick" Pierce

Welton Carl Pierce, went missing on Sunday, Oct. 27, 2019, and was found on Saturday, Sept. 19, 2020, in Natchez, MS. Wick was 81 years old, a resident of Zachary and a native of Varnado. He was former owner of Pierce Automotive in Zachary. Visitation will be at Charlet...

Andrew Holton Stegen

Andrew Holton Stegen

Captain Andrew Holton Stegen, 87, a native of Baton Rouge and longtime Metairie resident, was surrounded by friends and family when he entered heaven's gates from his Mandeville residence on Thursday, October 22, 2020. Andrew served in the US Merchant Marine, earning the...

Gwendolyn Lois Tucker

Gwendolyn Lois Tucker

Gwendolyn Lois Tucker departed this life on Wednesday, October 21, 2020 at Thibodaux Healthcare. She was 79 and a native and resident of Thibodaux, LA. Visitation on Sunday, October 25, 2020 at Williams and Southall Funeral Home, Thibodaux, LA from 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm....

Margaret Estelle Burton Whittington

Margaret Estelle Burton Whittington

Margaret Estelle Burton Whittington was welcomed into Heaven on October 21, 2020 surrounded by family. Margaret was born on August 12, 1946 and was a lifelong resident of Baton Rouge. She graduated from St. Anthony High School in 1964, attended nursing school, and was a...

October 25, 2020

Sandra Pino "Nana" Cook

Sandra Pino "Nana" Cook

Sandra Pino "Nana" Cook, a lifelong resident of Baton Rouge, died 10/16/2020 at the age of 70. Survivors include her spouse, Danial L. Cook, brothers James Grady, Jr., Michael Wesley (Mary), and Roy Edward (Jamie) Pino, numerous nieces, nephews, and their spouses plus her...

Helen Gremillion Delatte

Helen Gremillion Delatte

A native of Alexandria LA, the daughter of the late Winton and Amy Gremillion, and a resident of Baton Rouge for the past 63 years, Helen Gremillion Delatte died on Sunday, October 18, 2020. She is survived by two children, Jane Ray and her husband, Bruce, of Baton Rouge and...

Alvin Earl "Coleman" Harkins Jr.

Alvin Earl "Coleman" Harkins Jr.

Alvin Earl Harkins, Jr., known to all as Coleman, passed away on October 12, 2020 at the age of 85. He was preceded in death by his wife of 61 years, the former Virginia (Ginny) Anne Richard. Together, they produced and are survived by a large and loving family: their daughter...

Published in TheAdvocate.com from Oct. 24, 2020 to Oct. 25, 2020.