John Ard Prophet departed this life on January 4, 2021 at his home in Baton Rouge. He was 79 years old. Visitation will be held at Winnfield Funeral Home on Tuesday, January 12, 2021 from 10:00 a.m. until religious services at 12:00 noon. Interment in Port Hudson National Cemetery. He is survived by his devoted daughter, Andrea Prophet Jones, his ex-wife Hilda Wright Prophet, his sisters, Irma Lowery and Mattie Harvey (Lewis Jr.), his nieces, Ferry Simpson-Hall, Xanthia P. Harkness and Angelique Dorsey-White (Mike); his nephews, Cedrick and Roderick Harvey and his grandson, Kenneth Jones, Jr.
Published in The Advocate from Jan. 9 to Jan. 12, 2021.