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  • Myrtle Beatrice Varnado Obituary Photo
    Myrtle Beatrice Varnado New Orleans, Louisiana

    April 16, 2017

    Myrtle Beatrice Varnado entered into eternal rest on Sunday, April 16, 2017, in New Orleans at the age of 100. Beloved wife of the late Louis Varnado; daughter of the late Rev. J. R. Joseph and Myrtle Champagne Brooks;...


  • Darlene Estelle James Obituary Photo
    Darlene Estelle James New Orleans, Louisiana

    March 27, 2017

    "I have fought a good fight, I have finished the race, I have kept the faith." 2 Timothy 4:7Darlene Estelle James entered into eternal rest on Monday, March 27, 2017 surrounded by her loving family; A native of New...


  • Herman M. Shiloh, Jr. Obituary Photo
    Herman M. Shiloh, Jr. New Orleans, Louisiana

    March 18, 2017

    Herman M. Shiloh, Jr. of New Orleans, LA passed away peacefully at home surrounded by family on Saturday, March 18, 2017 at the age of 78 years old. As a life-long resident of New Orleans, he was born on September 14,...


  • Fabiola Nabonne Johnson Miller Obituary Photo
    Fabiola Nabonne Johnson Miller New Orleans, Louisiana

    January 8, 2017

    Fabiola Nabonne Johnson Miller, a native and resident of New Orleans, LA, passed away on January 8, 2017 at the age of 102. She is survived by her daughters, Lourie (Roy) Brown, Baton Rouge, LA., Vanessa (Henry-deceased...


  • Ursula Marie Huling Dordain Obituary Photo
    Ursula Marie Huling Dordain New Orleans, Louisiana

    December 30, 2016

    Ursula Marie Huling Dordain departed this life on December 30, 2016 at her home. She was 72 years old, a lifelong resident of New Orleans, LA and a graduate of Carver High School's class of 1962. She was the youngest...


  • Thomas Lee Mayberry Obituary Photo
    Thomas Lee Mayberry New Orleans, Louisiana

    December 23, 2016

    Thomas Lee Mayberry departed this life on Friday, December 23, 2016 at the age of 102. Husband of the late Julia and Sarah Mayberry; Son of the late George and Laura Mayberry; Father of Paulette Williams. He is also...


  • Sylvia Saul Obituary Photo
    Sylvia Saul New Orleans, Louisiana

    December 23, 2016

    Sylvia Dianne Saul, departed this life on Friday, December 23, 2016 at the age of 75; Sister of Geni Fields Butler and Percy J. Saul, Jr.; Also survived by a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives and friends...


  • Dwayne Anthony Augustin, Sr. Obituary Photo
    Dwayne Anthony Augustin, Sr. New Orleans, Louisiana

    December 3, 2016

    Mr. Dwayne Anthony Augustin Sr., a dedicated husband and father, was born on May 10, 1970 to Ella Mae Lang Augustine and the late Joseph Seymore Augustin Sr. in New Orleans,LA. He departed this earthly life on December...


  • Ernest Boyle, Jr. Obituary Photo
    Ernest Boyle, Jr. New Orleans, Louisiana

    December 2, 2016

    Ernest Boyle, Jr. succumbed to a lengthy illness on Friday, December 2, 2016, at home at the age of 85. He was born on August 10, 1931, in New Orleans, Louisiana to the late Ernest Boyle, Sr. and Julia Boyle. He spent...


  • Dorothy Ward Obituary Photo
    Dorothy Ward New Orleans, Louisiana

    November 25, 2016

    Dorothy Daggs Jones Ward, a native of New Orleans, passed away on Saturday, November 26, 2016 at the age of 89. For I have fought the good fight. I have finished the race. I have kept the faith. 2nd Timothy 4:7...


  • Maceolia Julian Obituary Photo
    Maceolia Julian New Orleans, Louisiana

    November 25, 2016

    Maceola (Macy) Ethel Julian age 63 entered into eternal rest on Friday, November 25, 2016. Daughter of the late Lee Esther Julian, she leaves to cherish her memory 2 children Toni Marie Julian and Ethaniel E. Julian ...


  • Leslie Ray Hightower Obituary Photo
    Leslie Ray Hightower New Orleans, Louisiana

    October 23, 2016

    Dr. Leslie Ray Hightower, age 65 passed away peacefully at home on Sunday, October 23, 2016. He was the son of the late Nathaniel and Jewel Burt Hightower; beloved husband of Patricia Reynard Hightower, devoted father...


  • Morris Price, Jr. Obituary Photo
    Morris Price, Jr. New Orleans, Louisiana

    October 22, 2016

    Morris "Little Buddy" Price, Jr. on Saturday, October 22, 2016, at the age of 82, Morris Price, Jr entered into eternal rest at Touro Infirmary Hospital while surrounded by his love ones. Morris Price, Jr. was born on...


  • Preston Pete, Sr. Obituary Photo
    Preston Pete, Sr. New Orleans, Louisiana

    September 29, 2016

    Preston Pete, Sr., departed this life on Thursday, September 29, 2016 at the age of 91; Beloved husband of the late Rebecca Simpson Pete; Son of the late Stella Jones Carrier and Allen Pete; Stepson of the late Joe...


  • Willie Norman Obituary Photo
    Willie Norman New Orleans, Louisiana

    September 25, 2016

    Willie Norman, a native and lifelong resident of New Orleans, LA, departed this life on Sunday, September 25, 2016 at the age of 91; He leaves to cherish 1 son, Robert (Myrtle) Thompson; 3 grand daughters, Jennifer and...


  • Ruby Mae Hardy Porter Obituary Photo
    Ruby Mae Hardy Porter New Orleans, Louisiana

    August 25, 2016

    Ruby Mae Hardy Porter, departed this life on Thursday, August 25, 2016 at the age of 94; Beloved wife of the late Jack Porter; Daughter of the late William and Ellean Hardy; Devoted mother of Rose (Robert) Maldon;...


  • Barbara Ann Brown Richardson Obituary Photo
    Barbara Ann Brown Richardson New Orleans, Louisiana

    August 21, 2016

    Early Sunday morning on August 21st Barbara Ann Brown Richardson went home to be with the Lord at the age of 69. Daughter of the late Myrtle Mae Jackson Brown and Arthur Brown, Sr. She is survived by her long time...


  • Linda Jenkins Dumas Obituary Photo
    Linda Jenkins Dumas New Orleans, Louisiana

    August 18, 2016

    Linda Jenkins Dumas departed this life on Thursday, August 18, 2016 at the age of 68. Wife of Curtis Dumas. Daughter of the late Beatrice Jenkins Pomfrey. Sister of Doris Jones, Patricia Pomfrey, the late Shirley...


  • Loretta Mary Aramburo Barbre Obituary Photo
    Loretta Mary Aramburo Barbre New Orleans, Louisiana

    August 10, 2016

    Loretta Mary Aramburo Barbre was born on January 10, 1935 to the union of Ferdinand Aramburo and Pauline Ledet. She departed this life to her heavenly home on August 10, 2016, at 3:45 a.m. She was a native and resident...


  • Delores Magee Duuplessis Obituary Photo
    Delores Magee Duuplessis New Orleans, Louisiana

    July 8, 2016

    Delores D. Magee - Duplessis departed this life on Monday, July 4, 2016 at the age of 62. She was the beloved wife of Floyd Duplessis and daughter of Edward and Rose Davis. She was preceded in death by her siblings: ...


  • Amelia Ackers Obituary Photo
    Amelia Ackers New Orleans, Louisiana

    July 7, 2016

    Amelia (Jerry) Ackers, entered into heavenly peace on July 7, 2016. She was 84 years old. Loving mother of Barbara Adkins (Marland) and Wanda Brooks (Jeffery). Grandmother of Marland, Xia, and Breland Adkins; JeVon,...


  • James Wilson Wiley, Sr. Obituary Photo
    James Wilson Wiley, Sr. New Orleans, Louisiana

    June 17, 2016

    James Wilson "Posey" Wiley, Sr., age 44, passed away Friday, June 17th, 2016 at Tulane Medical Center. James was born and resided in New Orleans, LA where he dedicated himself to being a wonderful father and provider...


  • Faisal Puckett, Jr. Obituary Photo
    Faisal Puckett, Jr. New Orleans, Louisiana

    May 30, 2016

    Faisal Puckett Jr. departed this life on Monday, May 30, 2016 at the age of 18. Son of Faisal Puckett Sr. and Natalyia Jones. Brother of Delexun, Malachi, Elijah and Genesis Jones, also Lea Catchings. Fiancé of...


  • Ruby Garcia Frilot Obituary Photo
    Ruby Garcia Frilot New Orleans, Louisiana

    April 4, 2016

    Ruby Garcia Frilot went to be with our Lord on April 4, 2016 at the age of 90. She was the devoted wife of the late Raymond J. Frilot. Daughter of the late Oscar and Amelia Camp Garcia. She was preceded in death by her...


  • Jayla Rae Cook Obituary Photo
    Jayla Rae Cook New Orleans, Louisiana

    February 14, 2016

    Jayla Rae Cook departed this life on Sunday, February 14, 2016 at the age of 9. Daughter of Joseph Ray Cook Sr. and Bobbie Mason; Sister of Jessica Rae Cook, Joseph Ray Cook, Jr., and Jasmine Rae Cook; Granddaughter of...