Willie Lee Arthur Jr. 'Doodie', a resident of Sunshine, LA, departed life on Sunday, November 14, 2021, at Our Lady of the Lake Regional Medical Center, Baton Rouge, Louisiana, at the age of 44. Visiting at First Mt. Carmel Baptist Church, on Saturday, November 20, 2021 from 10:00am until service time 11:00am. Conducted by Pastor Randy Smith. Interment in Church Cemetery. He is survived by his wife Melinda (Videau) Arthur of Sunshine, Louisiana. One (1) son Daijail Arthur; one daughter Maleea Arthur both of Sunshine, Louisiana; two grandchildren Jewon Arthur and Aniyah Arthur, Sunshine, Louisiana; Mother; Brenda Arthur, Sunshine, Louisiana; one sister Tiesha (Cedric) Jones; two brothers Cornelius (Scharlette) Lanieu, Sunshine, La and Derrick (Jania) Alexander, Sr. of Baton Rouge, Louisiana; two brothers-in-law Tremaine (Debra) Ausbon, Sunshine, Louisiana, Ronald (Courtney) Rowe, Prairieville, Louisiana; Mother-in-law; Belinda Valentine, St. Gabriel, Louisiana; two Godchildren; January McKneely, Baton Rouge, Louisiana, Charleigh Johnson, Sunshine, Louisiana; God-Parents; George (Joyce) Grace, Sr, Sunshine, Louisiana and a host of aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, cousin, relatives, family, friends, co-workers of Turner Industries Plant and Shine Boys Kennels. He was preceded in death by his Father; Willie Lee Arthur, Sr., Brother; Corey Williams, Grandmother Gertrude Patterson, and Grandfather Jack Murl Jackson. Hambricks Family Mortuary incharge of Arrangements www.hambrickmortuary.com
Published by The Advocate from Nov. 18 to Nov. 20, 2021.