The Advocate Obituaries

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August 22, 2019

Milton Lee Banks Sr.

Milton Lee Banks Sr.

Milton L. Banks Sr., 62, born January 22, 1957, a resident of Baton Rouge, LA passed away on August 20, 2019. He was a 1974 graduate of Scotlandville High School. He was a retired Baton Rouge Fire Fighter and a retired Master Sergeant of the United States Army Reservist with...

Published in TheAdvocate.com from Aug. 21, 2019 to Aug. 23, 2019.

Carlton James Brewer

Carlton James Brewer

Carlton James Brewer 64 of Walker Louisiana passed away on Aug. 20, 2019 at The Crossing in Baton Rouge, Louisiana surrounded by his loving family after a brief battle with pancreatic cancer. He was born in San Francisco, CA to Mavis Vivian Monroe and James Brewer on Sept. 26,...

Connie Gail Frazier Brian

Connie Gail Frazier Brian

A kind and loving wife, aunt, cousin and friend, Connie Gail Frazier Brian departed this life on August 19, 2019. She was born April 7, 1956 in Magnolia, MS and was 63 years of age. She is survived by husband, Thomas Jewel "TJ" Brian Jr. Preceded in death by mother, Lenori...

Kelly Marie Brooks

Kelly Marie Brooks

Kelly Marie Brooks - August 6, 1983 (New Orleans)- August 15, 2019 (Donaldsonville) She is survived by her newborn son Micky Lee, parents Frank and Shelia Brooks III, sister Blanche Lewis, brothers Christopher and Frank Brooks IV. Kelly is the granddaughter of the late Frank...

Published in TheAdvocate.com from Aug. 21, 2019 to Aug. 24, 2019.

Lonnie Milton Brown

Lonnie Milton Brown

Lonnie Milton Brown, 76, a lifelong resident of Jackson, passed away on August 20, 2019 at his home surrounded by his loved ones. Visitation will be on Thursday, August 22, 2019 at Charlet Funeral Home, Inc., Zachary, from 5:00 pm until 8:00 pm with a 7:00 pm memorial service....

Mary "Pookie" Bush

Mary "Pookie" Bush

Pookie, a lifelong resident and native of Rosedale, LA, passed away at her house on Friday, August 16, 2019 at the age of 62. She was a loving sister, aunt and great aunt. She is survived by her 9 sisters Charmaine Golsan (Butch), Ilene Gantt, Christie Templet (Robert), Julia...

Published in TheAdvocate.com from Aug. 20, 2019 to Aug. 25, 2019.

George Leo Carmouche

George Leo Carmouche

George Leo Carmouche, 76, of Baton Rouge, Louisiana, was surrounded by his loving family as he passed away on August 18, 2019, at Our Lady of the Lake Hospital. A long-time resident of Baton Rouge, George was born in Napoleonville, Louisiana on December 10, 1942 and was the...

Elizabeth Claire deGravelles "Claire" Cloninger

Elizabeth Claire deGravelles "Claire" Cloninger

Elizabeth Claire deGravelles Cloninger, born August 12, 1942, died Thursday, August 15, 2019 at age 77. Claire Cloninger was an award-winning lyricist, inspirational speaker, and author of numerous books. A six-time Dove Award-winner, her songs have been widely recorded by...

Published in TheAdvocate.com from Aug. 21, 2019 to Aug. 24, 2019.

Beverly Smith Collins

Beverly Smith Collins

Beverly Smith Collins, age 83, passed away peacefully on Sunday, August 18, 2019 at Our Lady of the Lake Regional Medical Center in Baton Rouge, LA at 8:45 p.m. A resident of Prairieville, LA and native of Dutchtown, LA. She was a homemaker and in her early years she was an...

Published in TheAdvocate.com from Aug. 20, 2019 to Aug. 22, 2019.

Brenda Marie Bradford Collins

Brenda Marie Bradford Collins

Brenda Marie Bradford Collins was born to the union of Lionel and Christine Wilson Bradford on October 7, 1947, in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. She died peacefully in her sleep on Thursday, July 18, 2019, at the age of 71 years old. As one of her post-retirement activities, Brenda...

Published in TheAdvocate.com from Aug. 16, 2019 to Aug. 31, 2019.

Priscilla Knighten Dabney

Priscilla Knighten Dabney

Priscilla Dabney, a resident of Wilson, LA departed this life on August 15, 2019 at age 58. Visitation will be Friday, August 23, from 9am until Funeral Service at 11am at Beachum Grove Baptist Church 8877 Battle Rd in Ethel. Interment in Days Chapel AME Cemetery. Arrangements...

Published in TheAdvocate.com from Aug. 22, 2019 to Aug. 23, 2019.

Mary Memrose Wigley Dean

Mary Memrose Wigley Dean

Mary Memrose Wigley Dean departed this life on August 20, 2019, at the Crossing Hospice in Baton Rouge. She was 78 years old. A native of Kosciusko, MS, and longtime resident of Prairieville, LA. She was a notary public and retired United States Postal Service Rural Carrier at...

Published in TheAdvocate.com from Aug. 21, 2019 to Aug. 24, 2019.

Mary Eva Ellzey "Egie" Dearman

Mary Eva Ellzey "Egie" Dearman

Funeral services for Mary Eva "Egie" Ellzey Dearman will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, August 24, 2019 at Gallagher Funeral Home, Ball, Louisiana. Burial will be in Forest Lawn Memorial Park, Ball, Louisiana, under the direction of Gallagher Funeral Home. Visitation for...

Published in TheAdvocate.com from Aug. 20, 2019 to Aug. 24, 2019.

Donald "Bo" Deshotels

Donald "Bo" Deshotels

Donald "Bo" Deshotels, passed away on August 16, 2019 at the age of 38. He is survived by his two sons, Gabriel and Brendon and their mothers, Leslie and Elsie. His mother, Glenda Calloway Sockwell and husband, Glynn; sister Dallas Deshotels Martinez and husband Jessie;...

Published in TheAdvocate.com from Aug. 19, 2019 to Aug. 22, 2019.

Stacy Deshea Dutsch

Stacy Deshea Dutsch

Stacy Deshea Dutsch, a resident of Baton Rouge, departed from this life on August 15, 2019 at the age of 45. Stacy had a love for gardening and cooking. Stacy leaves to cherish her memories: her mother, Marita Street (Stephen Myers); her brother Derrick Dutsch (Misty); her...

Published in TheAdvocate.com from Aug. 20, 2019 to Aug. 22, 2019.

Mary Harrington 'Peter' Gray

Mary Harrington 'Peter' Gray

Mary Harrington Gray was born to the late Ambrose and Lillian Harrington. Mary entered into eternal rest on August 16, 2019. She was a Retired Teacher in the West Baton Rouge Parish School System. She attended Southern University where she received a Bachelors Degree and...

Leslie Evalyn Hodge

Leslie Evalyn Hodge

Leslie Evalyn Hodge, 51, of New Orleans passed away at home on August 16, 2019. Born in Augusta, Georgia to Jo Dent and Elbert "Cliff" Hodge, Leslie grew up in Oxford, Mississippi. After moving to Jackson, Mississippi, Leslie graduated from St. Andrews Episcopal School where...

John Darryl Holdcraft

John Darryl Holdcraft

"I am the resurrection, and the life: he that believeth in me, though he were dead, yet shall he live." John 11:25. John Darryl Holdcraft passed away peacefully on August 9, 2019 at the Butterfly wing in the Baton Rouge General Hospital. John was born on January 4, 1955 in...

Kaye Rowland Hurst

Kaye Rowland Hurst

Kaye Rowland Hurst was reunited with the love of her life, Robin Lee Hurst on August 18, 2019. Kaye loved photography, music, cooking, baking, traveling, entertaining, and loved the Smokey Mountains. She was a wonderful mother and grandmother, and was a friend to everyone she...

Joan Marie Sambo Jackson

Joan Marie Sambo Jackson

Joan Marie Sambo Jackson, 76, a life-long resident of Baton Rouge, Louisiana, passed away Saturday, August 17, 2019 at Our Lady of the Lake Hospital. The celebration of life for Marie, will begin Friday August 23, 2019 with a viewing at 8:00 am, family visitation at 9:00am and...

Theodore L. "Ted" Jones

Theodore L. "Ted" Jones

Prominent attorney and lobbyist, Theodore (Ted) L. Jones, died early Sunday morning, on August 11th, 2019, at his home in Baton Rouge. He was 85. Jones is survived by his wife, Carmen Talley Jones, his sister Margie Brosch, his sons Theodore (Ted) W. Jones, Sr. and...

Michael A. Larisey

Michael A. Larisey

Michael A. Larisey, born in Ft. Jackson, SC and a resident of Baton Rouge, LA, passed away on August 15, 2019 at the age of 64. He was an employee of the Division of Administration. Mike attended Broadmoor High School, University of Florida, and LSU where he was a member of...

Keithan De'Neil Lee Sr.

Keithan De'Neil Lee Sr.

Wait on the Lord: Be of good courage, And He shall strengthen your heart, Wait, I say, on the Lord. (Psalms 27:14) God called Keithan De'Neil Lee, Sr. home on Wednesday, August 14, 2019 at the age of 32. He leaves to cherish his memories his devoted mother Vereta Tanner Lee,...

Gerald John Leglue Sr.

Gerald John Leglue Sr.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated for Gerald John Leglue Sr., at 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, August 22, 2019, at St. George Catholic Church in Baton Rouge, LA with Rev. Craig Scott officiating. Entombment will follow in St. George Catholic Church Mausoleum under the...

Published in TheAdvocate.com from Aug. 20, 2019 to Aug. 22, 2019.

Clara Louise Lewis

Clara Louise Lewis

Clara Louise Lewis passed away at Heritage Manor on Tuesday, August 20, 2019 at the age of 82. She is survived by five siblings Edwin (Josephine) Lewis, Lawrence (Linda) Lewis, Clyde (Rosemary) Lewis, John (Sharon) Bogan, and Dorline (Mark) Rokjer. Clara was preceded in death...

Shirley Mae Plummer Nicholas

Shirley Mae Plummer Nicholas

Shirley Mae Plummer Nicholas departed this life on Sunday, August 11, 2019 at St. Elizabeth Hospital, Gonzales, LA. She was 66, a native and resident of Belle Rose, LA. Visitation on Wednesday, August 21, 2019 at Williams & Southall Funeral Home, Napoleonville, LA from 2:00 pm...

Venita O. Perkins

Venita O. Perkins

Venita Oubre Perkins, a resident of Port Allen, Louisiana and a native of Vacherie, Louisiana (Baytree, Louisiana), transitioned on August 16, 2019, at Baton Rouge General Mid City, after enjoying 87 years of life. Venita is survived by three sons: David Perkins (Della),...

Eunice Mae Ritchie

Eunice Mae Ritchie

Eunice Mae Ritchie, a resident of St. Francisville, died on Saturday, Aug. 17, 2019. She was 79 years old and was a retired Pharmacist from Lane Regional Medical Center. Visitation will be at St. Francisville United Methodist Church on Thursday, Aug. 22, 2019 from 9 am until...

Alfred Louis Robelot, Sr.

Alfred Louis Robelot, Sr.

Alfred Louis Robelot Sr, a native of New Orleans and a resident of Baton Rouge, passed away on Thursday, August, 15, 2019 at the age of 87. He graduated in 1952 from Tulane University with a degree in Physical Education and was an All American lineman on the 1952 football...

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Audrey Robinson

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Audrey Robinson

Audrey Robinson, age 86, of Greensburg, passed away Aug. 17, 2019. Visitation at Turner Chapel AME Church, 875 Turner Chapel Rd., Greensburg from 10 am Sat., Aug. 24th until religious service at 1 pm. Interment in Turner Chapel Cemetery. Arrangements entrusted to MJR...

Charlene Hargroder "Chee" Simoneaux

Charlene Hargroder "Chee" Simoneaux

Charlene "Chee" Hargroder Simoneaux won her courageous, 8-year battle with early-onset dementia and passed on into Glory on August 18, 2019 while surrounded by her closest family. Chee was born to Charles Rodney and Jewell Coleman Hargroder on September 9, 1954. She was born...

Published in TheAdvocate.com from Aug. 20, 2019 to Aug. 22, 2019.

Richard A. 'Bull' Warren

Richard A. 'Bull' Warren

Richard A. "Bull" Warren, 63, passed away on Monday, August 19, 2019 at his home in Clinton. Visitation will be on Saturday, August 24, 2019 at Charlet Funeral Home, Inc., Zachary from 9:00 am until service time at 11:00. Burial will follow in Greensburg Cemetery, Greensburg....

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Kevin Washington

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Kevin Washington

A resident of Baton Rouge, he died on August 11, 2019, at age of 49. Visitation on Friday, August 23, 2019, from Noon until 5 pm at Grant's Westside Funeral Services. Visitation will resume on Saturday at Mt. Olive Baptist Church, Port Allen from 8 am until service at 10 am.

Glynn R. West

Glynn R. West

Glynn R. West passed away on Saturday, August 17, 2019, at the age of 73. Glynn served in the United States Army during the Vietnam War. He is survived by his sons, Troy West and his wife Christie and Kevin West and his wife J'Nelle; grandchildren, Cami, Madison, Kevin, Kolton...

Jack K. Whitehead, Sr.

Jack K. Whitehead, Sr.

Jack K. Whitehead, Sr., died on August 9th at Ochsner Hospital. He was born on July 1, 1932 in Baton Rouge as one of eight children. He graduated from Baker High School in 1951 and thereafter inducted into the United States Air Force. He served a brief stint in the Korean...

Published in TheAdvocate.com from Aug. 21, 2019 to Aug. 24, 2019.

Donald Lynn Williams

Donald Lynn Williams

Donald entered into eternal rest on August 19, 2019 at the age of 59. He was a truck driver. Survived by his wife, Alma Williams; daughter, Tina Williams; grandchildren, Joslyn Williams, Gabriel Williams, Leo Williams, MacKenzie Williams and Caydon Williams. Preceded in death...

August 21, 2019

Stephen Michael Bowen

Stephen Michael Bowen

Stephen Michael Bowen passed away at the age of 66 on Sunday August 18, 2019 in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. Stephen was born in the Panama Canal Zone and later claimed Baton Rouge as his home for most of his life. Steve was a communicant at St. Aloysius Catholic church where he...

Elmira "Bird" Carter

Elmira "Bird" Carter

Elmira 'Bird' Carter departed this life on August 16, 2019 at the age of 92 after a long illness. Services will be Wednesday, August 21, 2019. Visitation is from 9 – 11 and religious service at 11:00 a.m. at Mt. Pleasant Baptist Church. Services will be conducted by Rev. Perry...

Published in TheAdvocate.com from Aug. 19, 2019 to Aug. 21, 2019.

Michael R. Erwin, Jr.

Michael R. Erwin, Jr.

Michael R. Erwin, Jr., 47, born in New Orleans and a long-time resident of Baton Rouge, passed away unexpectedly on August 17, 2019. Survived by: his parents the Honorable Michael R. and Sue Erwin; son Christopher Erwin; daughter Hope Erwin; brother Chris Erwin and wife Terri;...

Charles Anthony Hotard

Charles Anthony Hotard

Charles passed away at his home on Saturday, August 17, 2019, at the age of 64. Charles was a native and resident of Port Allen. He was a US Navy Veteran serving from 1974 to 1982, serving in Vietnam, earning the rank of Mechanist Mate First Class, before his honorable...

John George "Jack" Podorsky, Sr.

John George "Jack" Podorsky, Sr.

John "Jack" George Podorsky, Sr. of Baton Rouge, LA passed away Friday, August 16th after a brief battle with cancer. He was born May 16, 1936 in Chicago, IL. He is survived by his sister, Rosemarie Polites and brother, Stephen "Zeke" Podorsky; aunt, Josephine Cannata,...

LTC Philemon A. "Phil" St. Amant (USA, Ret.)

LTC Philemon A. "Phil" St. Amant (USA, Ret.)

Colonel St. Amant was born on 3 February 1918 in Natchitoches, Louisiana, the fifth of the six children of Alfred D. St. Amant and Lucy Clifton Andrews St. Amant, and died on 13 August 2019 at the Baton Rouge General Medical Center in Baton Rouge. After his family returned to...

Isaac Joseph 'Coonie' Vaughn Jr.

Isaac Joseph 'Coonie' Vaughn Jr.

Isaac passed away at his home on Sunday, August 18, 2019 at the age of 74. He was a retired pipe fitter with Local 198 and an avid crawfisherman known by the locals as "the legend." He was a resident and native of Bayou Pigeon. Also, he was a US Marine Reservist. Visiting will...

Brandy Nicole "Nikki" White

Brandy Nicole "Nikki" White

In loving memory. Brandy Nicole "Nikki" White, daughter of Annette and Ralph White, passed away on Friday, August 15, 2019. She leaves her son, Landon White; her brother, Micah Zeringue; and niece, Mia Zeringue to celebrate her life as God's newest angel. Be in peace and...

August 20, 2019

Peggy Ann Hebert Bernard

Peggy Ann Hebert Bernard

Peggy Ann Hebert Bernard. With her tremendous Catholic faith and eager to meet her Savior and rejoin her husband, Peggy passed away peacefully after a short battle with cancer on Thursday, August 15, 2019 at her home in Brusly, at the age of 84, surrounded by her loving...

Elsie Marie Brown

Elsie Marie Brown

For God so loved the world that He gave His only begotten Son, that whoever believes in Him shall not perish but have everlasting life. John 3:16. Elsie Marie Brown 89, born August 6, 1930, A resident of Livonia passed away Saturday, August 17, 2019 at Heritage Manor Nursing...

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Joseph Johnson

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Joseph Johnson

A native and resident of St. Gabriel, LA., Joseph Johnson departed this earthly journey and transitioned to Eternal Glory on August 12, 2019 at age 64. Visiting at Mt. Bethel Baptist Church, Carville on Tuesday, August 19, from 10AM until religious service time 11AM conducted...

Published in TheAdvocate.com from Aug. 19, 2019 to Aug. 20, 2019.

David Bruce "Dave" Mac Nealy

David Bruce "Dave" Mac Nealy

Mr. David ""Dave"" Bruce Mac Nealy, a resident of Baton Rouge, passed away August 14, 2019 at the age of 69. He was born September 26, 1949 in Cambridge, Ohio. Mr. David served in the Marines for 25 years and retired as 1st Sgt. He loved his job as a funeral director, embalmer...

Published in TheAdvocate.com from Aug. 16, 2019 to Aug. 20, 2019.

William Allen McDowell Sr.

William Allen McDowell Sr.

Bill McDowell Sr. was born October 3, 1942 in Bessemer, AL and passed away August 14, 2019. A member of Galvez Pentecostal Church, Bill was a U.S. Army veteran where he served in the 6th U.S. Infantry during the Vietnam War. He was a resident of Prairieville. He is survived by...

Vernard Eric "TeedyPie" Sterling Sr

Vernard Eric "TeedyPie" Sterling Sr

Vernard Eric Sterling Sr. "TeetiePie" passed away Saturday August 10, 2019 at the age of 62. He leaves to cherish his memories his son Vernard Sterling Jr., daughters Kheesha Lowery and Tuesday Lowery, brothers Bernard (Dottie) Sterling Jr. and Vernon (Sabrina) Sterling,...

Ruby Comeal Stewart

Ruby Comeal Stewart

Ruby Comeal Stewart passed away Sunday, August 10, 2019 at the age of 91 in her residence. Ruby was born in Baton Rouge, Louisiana and resided in Port Allen, Louisiana. There will be a viewing Monday, August 19, 2019 from 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm at Hall Davis & Sons Funeral Home in...

Geraldine Moreno "GG" Tassin

Geraldine Moreno "GG" Tassin

"Oh give thanks unto the Lord; for He is good: His mercy endures forever." A native of New Orleans and a resident of Baton Rouge, Geraldine M. Tassin died Thursday, August 15, 2019 at her home at the age of 89 due to a lengthy illness. She was a proud graduate of LSU, an avid...

August 19, 2019

James D. Didier, II

James D. Didier, II

James D. Didier, II, a native of New Orleans and resident of Ventress for several years, he gave his life having succumbed to burn injuries on Wednesday, August 14, 2019 at 5:18 am at Baton Rouge General Hospital at the age of 49. He will be remembered for the heroic act of...

Ruby 'LaFoy' Germany

Ruby 'LaFoy' Germany

Ruby "LaFoy" Germany, age 83, of Hammond, Louisiana, passed away on Monday, August 12, 2019, at Landmark Nursing Home in Hammond. She was born on Saturday, November 30, 1935, in Madden, Mississippi, to Robert Glover and Lena Pearl Risher Russell. Ruby was very active in her...

Amanda Lynn Griffin

Amanda Lynn Griffin

Amanda Lynn Griffin was born August 30, 1977 to Gary Allen Griffin and Jeana L. Deville of Denham Springs, LA. She was a long-time resident of Denham Springs, LA and a 1995 graduate of Denham Springs High School. She was currently a resident of Prairieville, LA. She is...

Jerry Edward Kuhn

Jerry Edward Kuhn

Jerry Edward Kuhn, born at home on November 24, 1947 in Boone County, West Virginia to Ezra and Ruth Arihart Kuhn, went to be with his Savior, Jesus Christ, on Sunday, August 11, 2019. He is survived by his wife of 24 years, Marie Witmer Kuhn; children, Charles Smith (Becky),...

Madora Aysenne Legendre

Madora Aysenne Legendre

Madora Aysenne Legendre, 89, a native of Labadieville and resident of Donaldsonville, passed away on Wednesday, August 14, 2019. Madora leaves behind three children, Mitzi L. Clifton, Janice L. Rome (Ronnie Jr.) and Todd A. Legendre (Jill); one son-in-law, Terry P. Ourso; five...

Published in TheAdvocate.com from Aug. 15, 2019 to Aug. 19, 2019.

Joseph Francis Norman Sr.

Joseph Francis Norman Sr.

I have fought the good fight, I have finished the course, I have kept the faith; in the future there is laid up for me the crown of righteousness, which the Lord, the righteous Judge, will award to me on that day; and not only to me, but also to all who have loved His...

Published in TheAdvocate.com from Aug. 16, 2019 to Aug. 19, 2019.

Monica Johnson Selders

Monica Johnson Selders

Monica Johnson Selders entered into eternal rest on August 11, 2019 at the age of 43. Survived by her mother, Fannie Johnson; daughter, Destiny Selders; son, Destin Johnson. Visitation Monday, August 19, 2019 9:00 am until religious service at 11:00 am, New Hope Baptist...

Samuel Albert 'SA' Smith

Samuel Albert 'SA' Smith

Samuel Albert "SA" Smith went home to be with the Lord on August 4, 2019 at the age of 81. He was a longtime resident of Baton Rouge, LA and recently moved to Houston, TX. He graduated from Cohn High School and he also attended Southern University, where he played baseball. In...

Betty Jean Harris Watson

Betty Jean Harris Watson

Betty Jean Harris Watson passed away on Friday, August 16, 2019 at 4:50 in the morning. She was born on January 25, 1935 and raised in Denham Springs, LA. She was a member of Hebron Baptist Church. She is survived by her children, Brent Watson and wife Lisa, son, Tim Watson,...

Alvin Lee Williams

Alvin Lee Williams

Alvin Lee Williams, an Army Veteran, passed away Monday August 12, 2019 at the age of 65. He leaves to cherish his memories numerous relatives and friends. Visiting Monday August 19, 2019 12:00noon until Religious Service at 1:00pm at First Little Rock Baptist Church, 312...

August 18, 2019

Larry Roy Anderson Sr.

Larry Roy Anderson Sr.

Larry Roy Anderson, Sr., age 70, a native of Rosedale, La and a resident of Baton Rouge, LA., entered into eternal on August 02, 2019. Larry Sr. was a graduate of T.A Levy High School class of 1966 and President of the Class Alumni. He graduated from Southern University in...

Published in TheAdvocate.com from Aug. 16, 2019 to Aug. 18, 2019.

Ronnie F. Coile

Ronnie F. Coile

Ronnie F. Coile departed this life on August 8, 2019 at the age of 71 after a brave battle with cancer. Preceded in death by his parents, F. Dalton Coile and Lucille R. Coile. Survived by his aunt, Yvonne R. Charlton. He was a good man. May he rest in peace.

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Lawuna Dunkin

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Lawuna Dunkin

Lawuna Norwood Dunkin, age 89, of Ponchatoula passed away on August 15, 2019. Funeral service will be Sunday, August 18, at Harry McKneely & Son Funeral Home in Ponchatoula, at 3 pm with visitation beginning at 11 am. Interment will follow in Sand Hill Cemetery. ...

William Eugene "Bill" Gorham

William Eugene "Bill" Gorham

William Gorham, resident of Zachary, was born on March 16, 1927 and passed away on August 14th at the age of 92. Survived by his wife of 74 years, Martha Gorham and daughter, Dianna Schexnaydre & Pete; "Poppa" is also survived by his grandchildren, William (Bill) Dunaway &...

John Wesley Parmer

John Wesley Parmer

Our father, John Wesley Parmer, passed away peacefully Sunday, August 11, 2019, at his home in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. John was born and raised in the Rio Grande Valley in south Texas in the 1920s and 30s. He earned his degree in Chemical Engineering at the University of Texas...

Kerry Wayne Young

Kerry Wayne Young

Kerry Wayne Young, age 60 of Baton Rouge, LA passed from the loving care in his mother and sister's home back to the Holy Hands of God on July 30th, 2019. Born in New Orleans, LA on August 29, 1958 and a resident of Baton Rouge, LA. He accepted Christ at an early age and was...

August 17, 2019