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  • Marie Lorraine Slade Weatherspoon New Orleans, Louisiana

    January 3, 2019

    Ms. Marie Lorraine Slade Weatherspoon was born on December 12th, 1950 to the late Mary Louise Slade and Louis Prade Slade of New Orleans, Louisiana, both of whom preceded her in death. Marie Lorraine Slade Weatherspoon...


  • Michael Oliver-Goodwin New Orleans, Louisiana

    November 28, 2018

    Michael Oliver-Goodwin, born Michael Goodwin, an important chronicler of Louisiana culture in prose and film, died peacefully in his sleep on November 28th, 2018 at age 77. He was born in New York City on October 9th,...


  • Keith B. Donatto Sr, New Orleans, Louisiana

    November 8, 2018

    Keith B. Donatto Sr. departed this life on Thursday November 8, 2018 at the age of 64. The husband of Brenda R. Donatto, the son of the late Ray L. Donatto & Catherine Wiggins Donatto, brother of the late Carl...


  • Marie Weber Jordan New Orleans, Louisiana

    November 1, 2018

    Marie Weber Jordan entered into eternal rest on Thursday, November 1, 2018 at the age of 92. Wife of the late Sidney Jordan Jr. Daughter of the late Edmond and Prezalphine Tassin Weber. Mother of Dr. Kevin Jordan (Todd...


  • Lucille Jones Parker New Orleans, Louisiana

    September 28, 2018

    Lucille Jones Parker, a native of Chicago, IL and a resident of New Orleans, LA entered eternal rest at the age of 91 on Friday, September 28, 2018 at the Covenant Nursing Home. Lucille was preceded in death by her...


  • Mark Samuel Harry New Orleans, Louisiana

    September 22, 2018

    Mark Samuel "Nick" Harry Born May 27, 1941 departed us unexpectedly on September 22, 2018 of natural causes. Beloved youngest son of the late Aurelie Dumas Harry and John Pierre Harry. Mark was preceded in death by...


  • Carrie Robinson Alexander New Orleans, Louisiana

    August 31, 2018

    Carrie Robinson Alexander was born in Magnolia, Mississippi on September 28, 1950 and was raised by Bennie Robinson Sr. and Susie Robinson. Carrie Robinson Alexander was educated at Eva Gordon Attendance Center in...


  • Barbara Joyce Hicks New Orleans, Louisiana

    August 19, 2018

    Barbara Joyce Hicks passed peacefully in her sleep on Sunday, August 19, 2018. Born to John and Vera Claiborne Hicks on October 24, 1946 in Miami, FL, Barbara grew up in Pensacola, FL with her brother John Hicks, Jr....


  • Macletus Marie Dejoie-Smith New Orleans, Louisiana

    July 22, 2018

    Macletus Marie Dejoie-Smith, Ph.D., age 62, passed away peacefully on July 22, 2018 at Passages Hospice in New Orleans due to complications related to a year-long battle with cancer. Beloved wife for 38 years of Michael...


  • Beverly Ann Washington Griffith New Orleans, Louisiana

    June 25, 2018

    Beverly Ann Washington Griffith entered into eternal rest on Monday, June 25, 2018 at the age of 67. Affectionately known as "DC", Beverly graduated from Xavier University and subsequently retired from Walgreens after...


  • Harry Wilson Larks New Orleans, Louisiana

    June 21, 2018

    Harry Wilson Larks, entered into eternal rest on Thursday, June 21, 2018, at the age of 70. He was born on December 3, 1947 to the late Charles Larks, Sr. and Cora Lee Green Larks. He is survived by his loving wife of...


  • Ruth Ella Veal New Orleans, Louisiana

    June 14, 2018

    Ruth Ella Veal, New Orleans, entered into eternal rest on Thursday, June 14, 2018 at 2:00 AM. Daughter of the late Harrison Wire and Mary Geason Wire of Lemannville, LA. Sister of Mrs. Olivia Joshua (New Orleans) and...


  • Barbara Montague New Orleans, Louisiana

    March 30, 2018

    Barbara Montague entered into eternal rest on Friday, March 30, 2018 at the age of 81. Loving wife of the late Sidney Montague, Jr. Beloved daughter of the late Joseph and Aleana Deloney. Devoted mother of Marvin (late...


  • Benedict Montz-Randolph New Orleans, Louisiana

    January 7, 2018

    Mrs. Benedict Montz Randolph departed this life on Sunday, January 7, 2018 at her home. Loving wife of Eldridge Austin Randolph, Sr. for 59 years. Mother of Eldridge A. Randolph, Jr. (Anice), Derek Martin Randolph ...


  • Estelle Young Horton New Orleans, Louisiana

    December 30, 2017

    Estelle Young Horton entered into eternal rest on Saturday, December 30, 2017. She was 89 years old. Wife of the late David Horton. Daughter of the late Samuel and Lottie Young. Sister of the late Juliette Bray, Willie...


  • Jeanne Collins New Orleans, Louisiana

    November 17, 2017

    Jeanne Collins departed this life on November 17, 2017, at the age of 72. She is the daughter of the late John Lambert and Mary Louise Campbell Lambert; the mother of May R. Patterson, Cecily Lambert, and the late...


  • Lionel Williams New Orleans, Louisiana

    October 25, 2017

    Rev. Lionel Sinclair Williams, Sr. was the son of the Late Rev. Sylvester Williams, Jr. and the Late Dorothy P. Williams. He was the stepson of the Late Emma Jean Williams. Rev. Lionel S. Williams, Sr. has been an...


  • Eunice G. Lewis New Orleans, Louisiana

    October 12, 2017

    Eunice G. Lewis departed this life on Thursday, October 12, 2017 at the age of 67. Daughter of the late Jerry Lewis and Juanita Davis Dyer. Mother of the late Don Lewis, Edward Lewis, the late Aaron Lewis, Natasha M....


  • Craig Sandy White New Orleans, Louisiana

    September 3, 2017

    Craig Sandy White departed this life peacefully on Sunday, September 3, 2017; He was born in New Orleans, LA on April 27, 1973; Beloved son of Bobbie (Larry) and Herbert(Erma); Devoted husband of Giselle "Gigi" White;...


  • Ronald Francis Mason New Orleans, Louisiana

    July 28, 2017

    Ronald F. Mason, Sr. departed this life on July 28, 2017 at the age of 89. Ronald was born on June 23, 1928 to the late Joseph W. and Celina Dedeaux Mason. He was a devoted husband to Gladys Gautier Mason for 66 years....


  • Patricia Ross New Orleans, Louisiana

    June 14, 2017

    Patricia Ross after a hard-fought battle in which her faith in God never wavered, she received her heavenly wings on June 14, 2017 at the age of 59. Patty, as her friends and family called her, attended and graduated...


  • Emma Jean Tyson New Orleans, Louisiana

    June 8, 2017

    Emma Jean Tyson, departed this life on Thursday, June 8, 2017 at the age of 70; Beloved wife of Henry Lee Tyson; Daughter of the late Eddie Marshall and Nevia Frelix; Devoted mother of Tamika (Raymond) Duplessis and...


  • Georgia Mae Shropshire New Orleans, Louisiana

    June 8, 2017

    Georgia Mae Shropshire entered into eternal rest on Thursday, June 8, 2017 at age of 74. Daughter of Rev. Major and Anna Smothers Sr. Mother of Albert Shropshire, Bythel Shropshire, Antoine Shropshire and the late...


  • Dyan French Cole Obituary Photo
    Dyan French Cole New Orleans, Louisiana

    May 20, 2017

    Dyan French Cole " Mama D" entered into eternal rest on Saturday, May 20, 2017. Relatives and friends of the family are invited to a wake service at 7:00 PM on Friday, May 26, 2017 at Historic Second Baptist...


  • Chester Joseph Brown, Sr. Obituary Photo
    Chester Joseph Brown, Sr. New Orleans, Louisiana

    May 10, 2017

    Chester Joseph Brown, Sr. entered into eternal rest on Wednesday, May 10, 2017. He was preceded in death by his parents Mitchell Albert Brown and Elmer Pearl Brown and two siblings, Belford Brown and Albert Mitchell...