Mildred J. Harbert
1937 - 2020
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Mildred J. Harbert, "For I am now ready to be offered and the time of my departure is at hand. I have fought a good fight, I have finished my course. I have kept the faith." II Timothy 4:6-7. She departed her earthly life on Tuesday, March 24, 2020, surrounded by her family. Mildred was 82, a native of Maringouin, LA and resident of Central, LA for the past 61 years. Affectionately known to her family as "Sweetie." She is survived by her loving husband of 61 years, Wilbur Harbert; son, Jay Harbert and wife Kim; grandson, Justin Firmin and girlfriend, Meagan Redd; great-grandson, Jayden Firmin; sister Martha Ward and husband Charles; numerous wonderful relatives and special friends; and faifthful dog, Tee Tot. She was preceded in death by her parents, Ada and Nelson Johnson; two brothers, Jackie "J.Y." and Larry Johnson; father-in-law, Sylvan C Harbert; mother-in-law, Laverne Land; step-father-in-law, O.W. Land; nephew, Donnie Ward; special companion, Bubba Dog. A private graveside service will be held on Saturday, March 28, 2020, at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens Cemetery in Baker, LA. A celebration of Mildred's life will be held at a later date for family and friends. In lieu of flowers, please consider a donation to the Louisiana Lupus Foundation or your favorite charity. Family and friends may sign the online guestbook or leave a personal note for the family at

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Published in The Advocate from Mar. 26 to Mar. 28, 2020.
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March 30, 2020
Mr Will, Jay and Family
God saw Ms Mildred getting tired and a cure was not to be so he put his arms around her and whispered softly "Come With Me." A golden heart stopped beating hard working hands at rest. He broke your hearts to prove to you.
Patsy Clark
March 28, 2020
Condolences to the Harbert family. Rest in Peace Mildred will be missed by all that knew her. She was the kindest & most caring person I have ever met. Sending prayers that Wilbur & Jay will find strength in God's love.
Brenda Baker
March 27, 2020
Mr. Will, Jay and Family,

Prayers and sympathy during this time of sorrow. Wishing you and your family strength and peace.
Mary Ann Burton
March 27, 2020
Sorry to hear about the death of Mildred. Martha, I remember all of your family so well. Mr. Johnson was dear to the Glaser Family. My father, Raymond Long, said to express his sympathy to you.
Cindy Steib
March 27, 2020
So sorry to hear! Prayers for your family! Love and peace!
Gina Antie Dugas
March 26, 2020
So sorry to hear this news! She was a wonderful lady and I will always remember her and love her spirit! Mr Will and Jay and family, my deepest sympathies!
Lori Harris Earle
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