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  • Genevieve Barnes Obituary Photo
    Genevieve Barnes Gretna, Louisiana

    April 2, 2017

    Genevieve "MawMaw" Theresa Coutee Barnes a native of Alexandria, LA and a resident of Marrero, LA entered eternal rest on Sunday, April 2, 2017 at the age of 84.Shewas a dedicated License Practical Nurse for over 30...


  • Curtis Theodore Bordenave, Sr. Obituary Photo
    Curtis Theodore Bordenave, Sr. Gretna, Louisiana

    March 8, 2017

    Curtis Theodore Bordenave, Sr. passed away on Wednesday, March 8, 2017 at 99 years of age. Beloved husband of the late Elsie Jean Blandin Bordenave. He is survived by his 8 children, Michele Bordenave Braden, Patrice...


  • Narcisse Hollis Zeigler Obituary Photo
    Narcisse Hollis Zeigler Gretna, Louisiana

    March 6, 2017

    Narcisse Hollis Zeigler entered into eternal rest on Monday, March 6, 2017 at the age of 92. A native of New Orleans, Louisiana, she leaves to cherish her memories two sons Abraham Jr. (Denise) Zeigler and Rene` ...


  • Harwedia L. Brumfield Obituary Photo
    Harwedia L. Brumfield Gretna, Louisiana

    March 2, 2017

    Harwedia L. Brumfield departed this life on Thursday, March 2, 2017. Daughter of the late Willie E. Lewis and Needom Jones Lewis; Mother of Frances B. Harper (Jimmy), and the late Willis L. Brumfield Jr. Godmother of...


  • Joycelyn LaFrance Williams Obituary Photo
    Joycelyn LaFrance Williams Gretna, Louisiana

    March 2, 2017

    Joycelyn LaFrance Williams departed this life on Thursday, March 2, 2017 at the age of 61. Wife of Carl Williams Sr.; Daughter of Paul LaFrance and Ada Mae Griffin LaFrance; Mother of Carl Jr.(Tonya), Spencer, Ashley,...


  • Trena M. McCaskill Avist Obituary Photo
    Trena M. McCaskill Avist Gretna, Louisiana

    February 28, 2017

    Trena M. McCaskill Avist, entered into eternal rest on Tuesday, February 28, 2017 in Southaven, MS at the age of 50. Devoted wife of Larry Steve Avist, Jr; Loving mother of Larry Steve Avist, III and Lance Armani Avist;...


  • Clarence Joseph Landix, Sr. Obituary Photo
    Clarence Joseph Landix, Sr. Gretna, Louisiana

    February 23, 2017

    Clarence (Al) Joseph Landix, Sr. departed this life on Thursday, February 23rd, 2017 at the age of 64. Husband of Janice Campbell Landix; Son of Edna and Ellis Landix Sr.; Father of Clarence Landix Jr.; Brother of...


  • Levern Mark Clark Obituary Photo
    Levern Mark Clark Gretna, Louisiana

    February 23, 2017

    Levern Mark Clark answered the call from God to take his final rest on February 21, 2017. Levern leaves to cherish his loving and devoted wife, Nikita Drummond Clark; four daughters, Christie Clark Williams, Erica Lynn...


  • James Bailey Obituary Photo
    James Bailey Gretna, Louisiana

    February 20, 2017

    James Bailey departed this life on Monday, February20, 2017 at the age of 74. Beloved husband of the late Marva Ann Smith Bailey; Son of the late Eulice Bailey, Sr. and Bertha Morgan Bailey; Devoted father of Tyrone ...


  • Corlis Marie Jones Fazande Obituary Photo
    Corlis Marie Jones Fazande Gretna, Louisiana

    February 17, 2017

    Corlis Marie Jones Fazande entered into eternal rest on Friday, February 17, 2017 at the age of 59. Daughter of the late Lionel and Clara Mae Jones; Mother of Donnie L. Fazande, Nadrine P. Jones and Dwayne Fazande;...


  • Alex John Sandras Obituary Photo
    Alex John Sandras Gretna, Louisiana

    February 16, 2017

    Alex John Sandras passed away on Thursday, February 16, 2017 at the age of 85 surrounded by his loving family. He was born in and was a lifelong resident of Harvey, LA. He is survived by two daughters; Penny Marie...


  • Carl Anthony Butler Obituary Photo
    Carl Anthony Butler Gretna, Louisiana

    February 11, 2017

    Carl Butler, a retired engineer with the City of New Orleans and past employee of the Ochsner Health System and Meridian Hotel, was delivered into the hands of his Savior, Jesus Christ, and entered into his eternal life...


  • Rodney Benoit Williams, Sr. Obituary Photo
    Rodney Benoit Williams, Sr. Gretna, Louisiana

    February 9, 2017

    Rodney Benoit Williams Sr. departed this life on Thursday, February 9, 2017. Son of the late Phillip Felix Williams and Cecile J. Carson Williams; Father of Cabrina (Floyd) Womack and Rodney Williams Jr.; brother of...


  • Ethel Raye Clay Obituary Photo
    Ethel Raye Clay Gretna, Louisiana

    February 6, 2017

    Ethel Raye Thomas Clay departed this life on Monday, February 6, 2017 at the age of 73; Daughter of the late Peter Ray Thomas Sr. and Eula Mae Thomas; Loving Mother of Benjamin S. Clay, II (Nicole) and Cheryletta...


  • Willie James Rachal, Jr. Obituary Photo
    Willie James Rachal, Jr. Gretna, Louisiana

    February 2, 2017

    Willie James Rachal Jr. passed away on Thursday, February 2, 2017 at the age of 49. He was surrounded by his loving family. He was born on January 22, 1968. Preceded in death by his father Willie J. Rachal Sr. He is...


  • Leona Frances Sylve Obituary Photo
    Leona Frances Sylve Gretna, Louisiana

    January 14, 2017

    Leona (Nana) Sylve, age 81, was called away to eternal rest on January 14, 2017. She was born April 25, 1935 to the late Joseph L. and Norma Sylve. She is survived by two sisters, Donna and Vinery Sylve; five children...


  • Wayne Jackson Obituary Photo
    Wayne Jackson Gretna, Louisiana

    January 7, 2017

    Wayne Jackson entered into heaven's gates on Saturday, January 7, 2017 at the age of 62. Son of the late James Sr. and Dorothy Mae Jackson. Devoted husband of Lela Johnson Jackson for 37 years; his sons Damian and...


  • Rodney Davis Obituary Photo
    Rodney Davis Gretna, Louisiana

    December 26, 2016

    Rodney Michael Davis Sr. departed this life on Monday, December 26, 2016 at the age of 51. Beloved husband of Nicole Davis. Son of Catherine Davis Phipps. Father of Rodney Michael Davis Jr. Brother of Edward Phipps...


  • Annie Mae Smith Obituary Photo
    Annie Mae Smith Gretna, Louisiana

    December 18, 2016

    Annie Mae Smith entered into eternal rest on Sunday, December 18, 2016 at the age of 86. Wife of the late Pastor Lee E. Smith; Mother of Brenda Smith (Henry), Lee E. Smith Jr., LaQuita Garnett (Bernard Jr.), Dexter...


  • Katie Batiste Cooper Obituary Photo
    Katie Batiste Cooper Gretna, Louisiana

    December 16, 2016

    Katie Batiste Cooper entered into eternal rest on Friday, December 16, 2016 at the age of 75. Wife of the late Edward L. Cooper; Daughter of the late Camelia Fountain and Perkins Batiste; Mother of Troy D. Cooper ...


  • Nadine Taplin Obituary Photo
    Nadine Taplin Gretna, Louisiana

    December 9, 2016

    Nadine Taplin entered into eternal rest on Friday, December 9, 2016 at 6:50 am at Touro Hospital after enduring a short illness. She was born in McComb, MS on May 28, 1943 to the late James and Azalee Taplin. She was...


  • Malinda Landry Barthelemy Obituary Photo
    Malinda Landry Barthelemy Gretna, Louisiana

    December 6, 2016

    Malinda Landry Barthelemy, departed this life on Tuesday, December 6, 2016 at the age of 59; Beloved daughter of Frances Landry and the late George R. Landry; Devoted mother of Joshua Barthelemy, Sr.; Sister of Damind...


  • Ida Mae Williams Smallwood Obituary Photo
    Ida Mae Williams Smallwood Gretna, Louisiana

    November 21, 2016

    Ida Mae Williams Smallwood entered into eternal rest at her home in Gretna, Louisiana on Monday, November 21, 2016 at the age of 87. Ida is survived by her 4 children Jeanette Grant, Lawrence Smallwood III, Lionel...


  • Raymond S. Davenport Obituary Photo
    Raymond S. Davenport Gretna, Louisiana

    November 14, 2016

    Raymond S. Davenport departed this life on Monday, November 14, 2016 at the age of 79. Husband of Janice Davenport; Son of the late Richard and Lois Davenport; Brother of the late Richard Sr. and Arthur Davenport. He...


  • Calvin Randall, Jr. Obituary Photo
    Calvin Randall, Jr. Gretna, Louisiana

    November 12, 2016

    Calvin Randall Jr. departed this life on Saturday, November 12, 2016 at the age of 57. Husband of Elenora Randall; Son of Calvin Randall Sr. and the late Rosa Mae Randall; Father of Terence Snowden (Nicole), Calvin...