Lawrence Joseph Narcisse III passed away peacefully, at the age of 79, on October 6, 2021 in his home of Baton Rouge, LA. Lawrence was a pillar in Louisiana's Education system; he dedicated his life to paving a solid educational foundation for the teachers and youth of Louisiana. He is preceded in death by his parents; Lawrence and Gertrude Narcisse, brother; Wayne Narcisse Sr., and former wife; Gaynell Sonnier Narcisse. He is survived by his three daughters; Yvette Narcisse, Sheree Narcisse (Joseph), and Renee Camberos (Jose Sr), nephews; Wayne Narcisse Jr. (Laronda) and Bryan Narcisse (Sindy), grandchildren; Bria Rideaux (Maurius), Tyler and Chelsea Christopher, Alondra, Andrea, Angelle, and Jose Camberos Jr., two great-grandchildren; Othelion Christopher and Mecca Rideaux, along with four great nephews and a great niece. Funeral arrangements will be on Saturday, October 16, 2021 at St. Paul the Apostle Catholic Church, 3912 Gus Young Ave., Baton Rouge, LA. Visitation will be from 8:00 am - 9:30 am, Rosary at 9:30 am, and Mass at 10:00 am. There will be a Christian Burial & Reception immediately following at Greenoaks Funeral Home, 9595 Florida Boulevard, Baton Rouge, LA.
Published by The Advocate from Oct. 12 to Oct. 16, 2021.