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Anna Broussard (Coulon)
Anna Coulon Broussard, 83, a native of Palmetto, Louisiana, and a resident of Baton Rouge, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, September 15, 2021, at 1:05 pm, joining her dearly loved mother in Heaven. Anna is survived by her husband of sixty-three years, John Harden Broussard, Jr... Read More
Resthaven Gardens of Memory & Funeral Home
Published in The Advocate from Sep. 17 to Sep. 21, 2021.
LOCAL SPOTLIGHT
George Alan Guidry
George Alan Guidry, better known to family and friends as Alan, he was a lifelong resident of Baton Rouge, LA. He worked at Cos-Mar Chemical Plant in Carville, LA for 37 years, sold real estate on the side, enjoyed traveling, reading, and social gatherings. Alan died September 12... Read More
Resthaven Gardens of Memory & Funeral Home
Published in The Advocate from Sep. 16 to Sep. 26, 2021.
LOCAL SPOTLIGHT
Douglas MacArthur Paul Pizzolato Sr.
Douglas MacArthur Paul "Pete" Pizzolato, Sr., born in Donaldsonville, LA, and a resident of Erwinville, passed away peacefully in his sleep on Monday, September 13, 2021, at the age of 78, eight days prior to his 79th birthday. Pete was a loving father, brother, grandfather, great-grandfather... Read More
Resthaven Gardens of Memory & Funeral Home
Published in The Advocate from Sep. 18 to Sep. 21, 2021.
LOCAL SPOTLIGHT
Patricia Ann Taylor
Patricia Ann Taylor, a loving wife, mother, grandmother, sister, and friend, passed away on Wednesday, September 15, 2021 at the age of 67. Patricia enjoyed the finest things in life such as entertaining guests, cooking, traveling, reading, and fishing. She worked as a bookkeeper... Read More
Resthaven Gardens of Memory & Funeral Home
Published in The Advocate from Sep. 18 to Sep. 22, 2021.
Kate Marionneaux Anderson
Known for her kindness, generosity, and devotion to her Catholic faith, Kate Marionneaux Anderson died peacefully at home on September 16, 2021 surrounded by her family. Kate overcame multiple adversities in life by relying on her deep and unwavering faith in God. Even as she faced... Read More
Rabenhorst Funeral Homes Downtown
Published in The Advocate from Sep. 17 to Sep. 20, 2021.
Molly Marie Arnold
Molly Marie Arnold, 68, of Denham Springs, LA, passed away at Our Lady of the Lake in Baton Rouge on Saturday, September 18, 2021. She was born on August 14, 1953, in Independence, LA. A memorial service will be held on Saturday, October 23, 2021, at Centreville Baptist Church at... Read More
Published in The Advocate from Sep. 20 to Sep. 26, 2021.
James E. Babin
James E. "B.B." Babin, a life-long resident of Gonzales, passed away suddenly at his home on August 28, 2021 at the age of 85. He was a graduate of Gonzales High School and a retired business owner. He enjoyed golf, LSU baseball, playing hearts with his card buddies, spending time... Read More
Published in The Advocate from Sep. 20 to Sep. 22, 2021.
Farroll Barber
Farroll 'Keith' Barber, a resident of Baton Rouge passed away unexpectantly on Friday, Sept 10, 2021, at the age of 56. He graduated from Broadmoor High School in 1984 where he participated on the Varsity football team and received his degree from LSU in 1994. He was a devoted Christian... Read More
Greenoaks Funeral Home
Published in The Advocate from Sep. 20 to Sep. 22, 2021.
James Warren Bello
James Warren Bello passed away peacefully at home on September 16, 2021 at the age of 93 years. Warren was born October 17, 1927 in Baton Rouge to Ferdinand (F.J.) Bello and Norma Lieux Bello. He is preceded in death by his parents, two brothers, F.J. Bello Jr. and Emile Bello and... Read More
Published in The Advocate from Sep. 20 to Sep. 21, 2021.
Harris Louis Bourque
Harris Louis Bourque, native and resident of Gonzales, LA passed away peacefully Thursday, September 16, 2021, at the age of 82. He was a dedicated and loving husband, father, and grandfather. After an honorable discharge from the US Army, he was employed by DuPont Chemical, retiring... Read More
Ourso Funeral Home
Published in The Advocate from Sep. 20 to Sep. 23, 2021.
Wayne Bruhl
Wayne Bruhl, a native and resident of Baton Rouge, LA, passed away on September 18, 2021, at the age of 68. Wayne was married to his loving wife, Gloria, for 47 years. He worked for the boilermakers Local 582 as a heliarc welder in Baton Rouge for over 40 years. He loved to fish,... Read More
Rabenhorst Funeral Homes East
Published in The Advocate from Sep. 20 to Sep. 21, 2021.
Wilbur Harold Burns Jr.
Wilbur Harold 'HB' Burns passed away on August 25, 2021, at the age of 67, surrounded by his loved ones. He born on October 20, 1953, in Hammond, LA. to Myra Bobette Crawford Burns and Wilbur Harold "Buddy" Burns Sr. Harold grew up in Baton Rouge, LA and graduated from Broadmoor High... Read More
Church Funeral Services & Crematory - Baton Rouge
Published in The Advocate from Sep. 1 to Sep. 25, 2021.
Leroy Burton
Leroy Burton a native of Bogalusa, LA and resident of Baker, LA returned to his heavenly home on Friday September 3, 2021 after a courageous battle with a brief illness. Leroy retired from the East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff's Department in 2011. He is survived by his loving children... Read More
Hall Davis and Son Funeral Service - Baton Rouge
Published in The Advocate from Sep. 20 to Sep. 24, 2021.
Goldie Vinnie Byrd (Parker)
Goldie Vinnie Parker Byrd, Baton Rouge, LA resident since 2005, former longtime Bogalusa, LA resident passed away on 8-29-21. Born 3-5-32 in Talisheek, LA. 1950 graduate of Bogalusa High School. After her Mom (Alice Davis Parker) died in 1947 and her Dad (Julian Titus Parker) in 1953... Read More
Church Funeral Services & Crematory - Baton Rouge
Published in The Advocate from Sep. 3 to Oct. 8, 2021.
Sylvia Ann Rabalais Carrio
Sylvia Ann Carrio passed away on Sunday, September 19, 2021, in the comfort of her home with devoted family. She was born in Moreauville, LA, on September 11, 1927, to Vance and Lottie Desselle Rabalais. After high school graduation, she enrolled in the Hotel Dieu School of Nursing... Read More
Published in The Advocate from Sep. 21 to Sep. 23, 2021.
Frank Andrew Catanzaro
Frank Andrew Catanzaro passed away on Wednesday, September 15, 2021, at the age of 83. Frank was a very proud graduate of the 1956 class of Catholic High School. Born and raised in Baton Rouge, a lifelong lover of all things Louisiana, he was dedicated to his family first, and then... Read More
Greenoaks Funeral Home
Published in The Advocate from Sep. 17 to Sep. 20, 2021.
Florence Wallace Collins
Florence Wallace Collins entered into eternal rest at her residence in Zachary, Louisiana on Monday, September 13, 2021 at 9:50 pm surrounded by her beloved children and devoted caretakers. She was a 100-year old native of the Port Hudson Community. Viewing at Greater New Hope Baptist... Read More
Miller and Daughter Mortuary - Zachary
Published in The Advocate from Sep. 18 to Sep. 20, 2021.
Daniel Paul Daigle
A memorial gathering for Mr. Daniel Paul Daigle will be held at Rabenhorst Funeral Home, 825 Government Street, Baton Rouge, LA 70802 on Thursday, September 23, 2021 from 2:00 pm until 4:00 pm with a memorial service taking place at 4:00 pm. Mr. Daigle passed away on September 14... Read More
Rabenhorst Funeral Homes Downtown
Published in The Advocate from Sep. 18 to Sep. 23, 2021.
Matthew Daniel
Matthew "Matt" Daniel passed away at his home on Monday, September 13, 2021 at the age of 47. He was a Senior IT Architect; resident and native of Addis, LA. Visiting will be at Wilbert Funeral Home, Plaquemine on Monday, September 20, 2021 from 9:30 am to 12:30 pm with Mass of Christian... Read More
Wilbert Funeral Home - Plaquemine
Published in The Advocate from Sep. 18 to Sep. 20, 2021.
Linda Davies
On Tuesday, September 14, 2021, Linda Davies, loving wife, mother, and grandmother passed away at the age of 82. Linda was born on June 10, 1939 in Michigan and later relocated to Louisiana with her husband, James Davies. Linda was a dental assistant for many years in Baton Rouge... Read More
Greenoaks Funeral Home
Published in The Advocate from Sep. 17 to Sep. 20, 2021.
Sally Schwarzenbach Duet
There is a new star in the heavens. The strength and light that Sally brought to her family will now eternally brighten the night sky. Sally Schwarzenbach Duet left this world on Sept. 14, 2021 at the age of 79 in her family home surrounded by loved ones after a courageous battle... Read More
Published in The Advocate from Sep. 18 to Sep. 25, 2021.
Floris R. Duplechin
Floris 'Flo' R. Duplechin passed peacefully Friday night after a brief struggle with various medical issues. She was 92 yeas old and lived a great life. She was the last of the 10 Richard children of Arville and Rose Richard to leave this earth. She was a woman of great faith and... Read More
Ourso Funeral Home
Published in The Advocate from Sep. 20 to Sep. 21, 2021.
Carla Page Ellender
Carla Page Ellender, age 69, died Tuesday, September 14, 2021. She was a native of Houma and resident of Baton Rouge and Houma. Relatives and friends of the family are invited to attend the visitation at St. Anthony of Padua Catholic Church, Tuesday September 21, 2021 from 9:00 a... Read More
Chauvin Funeral Home - Houma
Published in The Advocate from Sep. 18 to Sep. 21, 2021.
Linda Eubanks (Downing)
Linda Downing Eubanks, "Mumsy" to her grandchildren and "My Beautiful Bride" to her husband, died on September 14, 2021, at her north Asheville home which she enjoyed decorating and sharing with others. A native of Baton Rouge, Louisiana, Linda graduated from University High School... Read More
Morris Funeral Home
Published in The Advocate from Sep. 19 to Sep. 20, 2021.
Marci Lane Fitzgerald (Perault)
Marci Lane Perault Fitzgerald, 52, passed away Wednesday, September 1, 2021 after a long bout with cancer. Marci was born in Baton Rouge, LA on May 28, 1969. She graduated from Belaire High School in 1987. She became a stay-at-home mother when her only child, Madi, was born. Being... Read More
Central Funeral Home
Published in The Advocate from Sep. 19 to Sep. 26, 2021.
Victoria Marie Gamboa
Victoria Marie Gamboa June 5, 1988-August 19, 2021. Victoria Marie "Gypsy" Gamboa, poet and artist passed away on Thursday, August 19, 2021. She is survived by her parents, Maria Gwendolyn Jarreau and Julio Ce'sar Gamboa (Maigualida Tabata Gamboa); half sisters Julina Gamboa, Louisiana... Read More
Published in The Advocate on Sep. 20, 2021.
Ronald Paul Gautreaux
Ronald "Pastor Ronnie" Paul Gautreaux, age 76, of Livingston, Louisiana went peacefully on Friday, September 17, 2021. Ronald was born June 29, 1945 to the late Lillian Achord Gautreaux and Cleveland Paul Gautreaux. Pastor Ronnie obtained his pharmacist license in May of 1967. He... Read More
Ourso Funeral Home
Published in The Advocate from Sep. 19 to Sep. 21, 2021.
Richard Carl Guthrie
Richard Carl Guthrie passed away on September 4, 2021 after a long battle with cancer. He was 78 years old. Richard was born October 26, 1942, in Ann Arbor, Michigan. He was the son of Col. Richard Edwin Guthrie and Elizabeth Ann Guthrie. He was one of the first dependents (with his... Read More
Cornwell Funeral Home - Danville
Published in The Advocate from Sep. 19 to Sep. 20, 2021.
Charlotte Irene Harbuck-Royal (Simmons)
On September 16, 2021 Charlotte Irene Simmons Harbuck-Royal left her earthly body and went to be with her Heavenly Father. She was born and raised in Slaughter, LA and was a lifelong member of the Zachary Church of Christ. Anyone who knew her would describe her as sweet and caring... Read More
Charlet Funeral Home, Inc. Zachary, LA - Zachary
Published in The Advocate from Sep. 20 to Sep. 22, 2021.
Debora Jones
Debora Jones, at the young age of 63, went to her new home in heaven on September 18, 2021. She was loved and will be missed by all she touched. She is survived by one sister Jennifer Young and two brothers Raymond Jones and Randall Jones as well as a multitude of nieces, nephews... Read More
Published in The Advocate from Sep. 20 to Sep. 21, 2021.
Tilton Ray Lands
Tilton Ray Lands passed away on Wednesday, September 1, 2021, at home surrounded by his loved ones. He was 85, a native of Baton Rouge, Louisiana and resident of Elk Grove, California. He is survived by 3 sons, Michael Lands Bryant of Brusly, LA; Virgil Ray Lands and Gregory Rene... Read More
Morgan Jones Funeral Home
Published in The Advocate from Sep. 14 to Sep. 22, 2021.
Lloyd Joseph LeBlanc
On Friday, September 10, 2021, Lloyd Joseph "Picky" LeBlanc passed away while at Clarity Hospice at The Crossing, with his two sons by his side. He was 92 years old and a native and lifelong resident of Baton Rouge, LA. Picky is survived by his loving wife, Vera Ann Vercher LeBlanc... Read More
Greenoaks Funeral Home
Published in The Advocate from Sep. 18 to Sep. 21, 2021.
Richard Russell LeJeune
Richard Russell LeJeune, 85, passed away on August 26, 2021 in Baton Rouge, LA. Richard was born in Iota, LA. He lived most of his life in Baton Rouge. He was a Korean War Veteran, serving in the army for 3 years and 5 years in the Army Reserve La Military District. Richard earned... Read More
Published in The Advocate from Sep. 11 to Nov. 5, 2021.
Garrett C. Lynch
Garrett C. Lynch, 96, died peacefully on September 15, 2021, after a long, productive and happy life. He was born in Port Arthur, Texas, on February 14, 1925, to Mable George Lynch and Garrett Lynch. He grew up in Port Arthur, where he attended school. On his seventeenth birthday... Read More
Greenoaks Funeral Home
Published in The Advocate from Sep. 19 to Sep. 21, 2021.
Audrey Ann McChesney
Audrey Ann McChesney, July 4, 1937-September 18, 2021. Families have special people in them, those who are the rock that others lean on. In our family, that person was Audrey McChesney, beloved wife, mother, grandmother and great grandmother who passed away September 18th in Destin... Read More
Published in The Advocate from Sep. 20 to Sep. 21, 2021.
Rosalie Bonano "Zeke" Morgan
Heaven has gained a beautiful soul. We know she is rejoicing in her reunion with the love of her life, George "Bub" Morgan. Rosalie Bonano Morgan "Zeke" was born on February 24, 1931 and passed away on September 15, 2021, surrounded by her family who loved and cherished her. She was... Read More
Greenoaks Funeral Home
Published in The Advocate from Sep. 21 to Sep. 23, 2021.
Ann Lea O''Brien
Ann Lea O'Brien 86 born in Shreveport, La., February 4, 1935, passed away August 31, 2021. She is survived by her children Shawn O'Brien and Chuck O'Brien both of Baton Rouge, Erin O'Brien Colclough and husband Shawn of Ethel, Kevin O'Brien and fiancé Connie Daniels of Shreveport... Read More
Charlet Funeral Home, Inc., Clinton, LA - Clinton
Published in The Advocate from Sep. 13 to Sep. 25, 2021.
Judith Lynn Patel (Brewer)
Judith Lynn Brewer Patel died from natural causes on July 30, 2021 in New York City, NY. Preceded in death by her parents Charles and Alice Brewer and son Jeremy Paul Patel. Born in Baton Rouge, LA on December 30, 1949, she was a graduate of Istrouma High School class of 1967, and... Read More
Published in The Advocate from Sep. 20 to Sep. 22, 2021.
Eugiene Marie Perry-Perkins
Our hearts are dismayed at the loss of our vivacious Eugiene "Gina" Marie Perry-Perkins. Gina was the first of five children born to the union of Bernard J. Perry, Sr. (Charenton) and Margaret L. Austin Perry (Verdunville) on June 22, 1972, in Lafayette, Louisiana. On February 14... Read More
Greenoaks Funeral Home
Published in The Advocate from Sep. 20 to Sep. 25, 2021.
Rodney Allen Ramsey
It is with deep sorrow that the family announces the death of Rodney Allen Ramsey, who passed away peacefully on Monday, August 30, 2021 at his home in Edinburg, TX. Rodney was born in Corpus Christi, TX on June 15, 1956. Rodney graduated from the Loyola University College of Law... Read More
Published in The Advocate from Sep. 3 to Sep. 25, 2021.
Evelyn Reid Porter
On August 20, 2021, Evelyn Reid Porter of Denham Springs was called home. She was the wife of 64 years to David Alonzo Porter Jr. She was the mother of 2 sons Randy Porter (Carolyn Sue) of Denham Springs, Timothy Porter (Debbie) of Greenwell Springs and 1 daughter Lisa Geibel (Marcus)... Read More
Published in The Advocate from Sep. 18 to Sep. 25, 2021.
Kelly Jo Rome (Grisaffe)
Kelly Jo Grisaffe Rome, June 12, 1962-September 13, 2021. Everyone is invited to a funeral mass for Kelly to be held on Wednesday, September 22, 2021 at 11am at St. Francis Assisi Catholic Church, Donaldsonville. Visitation is from 8:30-11am. Burial at the Church Mausoleum. Kelly... Read More
Published in The Advocate from Sep. 19 to Sep. 22, 2021.
Holly Ann Scheel (Hebert)
Holly Ann Hebert Scheel, 55, a native of Plaquemine, LA, and a resident of Jackson, LA, died on August 14, 2021, after a brief battle with lung cancer. There will be a small family memorial at her son, Zachary's home on September 25, 2021. She is survived by her daughter Kori Noelle... Read More
Published in The Advocate from Sep. 3 to Sep. 25, 2021.
Josephine Schultz
Josephine Schultz, widow of Robert Schultz and mother of 3, died peacefully at her home on Sept. 16, 2021, surrounded by family. She was 92. Josephine was born June 12, 1929, in Milo, Missouri, to Fannie and Joseph Eisenhouer. She was the last direct member of her branch of the Eisenhouer... Read More
Seale Funeral Service, Inc. - Denham Springs
Published in The Advocate from Sep. 18 to Sep. 20, 2021.
Michael Loyd Simmons
Michael Loyd "Mike" Simmons, a native of Magnolia, MS and a resident of Walker, LA passed away on Friday, September 17, 2021 at the age of 73. Mike served in the National Guard in his younger years. Before becoming disabled, he made a living as an insurance appraiser and worked for... Read More
McKneely Funeral Home - Kentwood - Kentwood
Published in The Advocate from Sep. 20 to Sep. 21, 2021.
Jimmy Ray Sledge
Jimmy Ray Sledge, loving husband, father-in-law, grandfather, brother-in-law, uncle, and friend, died peacefully Saturday, September 18, 2021 in Shreveport, Louisiana surrounded by his family. Jim, a resident of Hammond, recently retired as a 40 year agent for Shelter Insurance, was... Read More
Brandon G. Thompson Funeral Home - Hammond
Published in The Advocate from Sep. 20 to Sep. 23, 2021.
Donna Lynn Talley
Donna Lynn Talley, a native of Bogalusa and a resident of Baton Rouge, passed away on Tuesday, September 15, 2021, at the age of 68. She was a graduate of Bogalusa High School and Southeastern Louisiana University, where she received a bachelor's degree in social welfare. She was... Read More
Poole-Ritchie Funeral Home - Bogalusa
Published in The Advocate from Sep. 17 to Sep. 20, 2021.
Milton John Thibodeaux Jr.
Milton John Thibodeaux, Jr., 50, of Carriere, MS, passed away on Monday, September 13, 2021 at Forrest General Hospital in Hattiesburg, MS. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 5:30 p.m. on Friday, September 24, 2021 at St. Mary Magdalen Catholic Church, (6425 W. Metairie Avenue... Read More
Published in The Advocate from Sep. 19 to Sep. 24, 2021.
Ronald Joseph Thurman
Ronald Joseph Thurman, age 81, of Ashburn, Virginia died at INOVA Loudoun Hospital on Tuesday, September 14, 2021, after a lengthy illness. Born on June 23, 1940 in New Orleans, Louisiana, Ron was preceded in death by his parents Joseph Edward Thurman and Cora Borey Thurman. He is... Read More
Loudoun Funeral Chapel
Published in The Advocate from Sep. 19 to Sep. 25, 2021.
Ashton Owen Trim
Ashton Owen Trim, funeral services will be held at Desselle Funeral Home, 263 Eddie Robinson Sr., Dr. Baton Rouge, LA 70802. Viewing: Monday September 20, 2021 4:00pm-7:00pm. Funeral: Tuesday September 21, 2021at 11:00am. Read More
Desselle Funeral Home - Baton Rouge
Published in The Advocate from Sep. 20 to Sep. 21, 2021.
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