Wayne Washington a native and resident of Lettsworth, Louisiana, passed away on Tuesday night, November 15, 2021 at Bayou Chateau Nursing Home in Simmesport, Louisiana at the age of 65. Family & public viewing friday November 19, 2021 at 152 LA Hwy 3050 in Morganza, LA 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. Graveside services Saturday November 20, 2021 at New Zion Baptist Church Cemetery 19626 LA Hwy 15 Lettsworth, La at noon. Wayne leaves to cherish his memories: a sister, Jean Eleanor Brown (Fred) of Houston, Texas; three brothers, Norwood John Thornton (Charlie Mae) and Sidney Hayes Thornton (Melody) of Lettsworth, Louisiana and Earnest Charles Thornton of Houston, Texas; a sister-in-law Barbara Thornton of St. Louis, Missouri; nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Preceded in death by his parents, Norwood and Johnnie Mae Thornton; a sister, Shirley Mae James; a brother, Willie Edward Thornton; nephew, Robert Lee Wilson. Professional services entrusted to a. Wesley's Funeral Home of Maringouin, LA.
Published by The Advocate from Nov. 17 to Nov. 20, 2021.