Our Obituaries

Tommie Felter Ducote

November 22, 1948 - January 28, 2018

It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of Tommie Dwynne Felter Ducote. True to Tommie's loving nature, she was serving and comforting others in her last moments on this earth. She passed from this life at Ochsner Medical Center where she was surrounded by family and friends. Tommie was known for her warm hugs and arms wide open with the words, "There's my children!" Her laugh was...
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Dolores Marie Kairdolf

November 14, 1943 - January 27, 2018

Dolores Marie Kairdolf went home to be with her Lord and Savior on Saturday, January 27, 2018, at the age of 74. She was a native of Donaldsonville, LA and a long-time resident of Central, LA. Dolores was passionate about her relationship with Christ Jesus and she was devoted as a mother, grandmother and great-grandmother. Of all the relationships that were most meaningful to her, it was...
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Martha Clemons

October 3, 1916 - January 26, 2018

Martha Holloway Clemons went home to be with the Lord on Friday, January 26, 2018 at the age of 101. Martha was born October 3, 1916 to Wilhelmenia McKinney and Sirley Holloway in Norwood, Louisiana. During her lifetime, she lived in Centreville, Mississippi; San Antonio and Waco, Texas; and Baton Rouge, Louisiana. She was baptized at an early age and remained strong in her Christian faith until...
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Julius Gordon Dean

December 12, 1931 - January 26, 2018


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Martha Clemons

October 3, 1916 - January 26, 2018


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James Russell DYSART

January 4, 1948 - January 26, 2018

James R. Dysart passed away on January 26th suddenly from complications of a stroke. Jim was surrounded by his wife, children, brothers and sisters. He was born January 4, 1948, to Paul B and Tiny Dysart. He was the second of five children. Jim graduated from Istrouma High School class of 1965 and received his B. S. degree from LSU in 1971. Jim purchased his first Baskin Robbins store in August...
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Herman Joseph Blanchard

January 15, 1929 - January 25, 2018

Herman J. Blanchard, 89, passed peacefully on January 25, 2018, with his daughter Pat by his side. Herman was a very proud retired carpenter who never missed a day of work. He grew up on False River, LA, where he met his wife of 60 years. They eventually moved to Baton Rouge where they raised their 3 daughters. Herman loved to play cards, he loved to eat food and loved talking about the good ol'...
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William H. Reeves,

February 1, 1945 - January 24, 2018

William H. Reeves, Jr. passed away on Wednesday, January 24, 2018, at the age of 72. He was a native of Baton Rouge, LA and a current resident of Denham Springs, LA.Bill was a welder at Exxon and retired after 30 plus years of service. He grew up in the car business. It was always a passion in his life, along with his two sons, as long as it didn't interfere with his love of fishing with his...
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Robert Lee Keyton

February 10, 1951 - January 24, 2018

Bobby Keyton, 66, passed away on Wednesday, January 24, 2018, at The Carpenter House in Baton Rouge, LA. Bobby was a resident of Baton Rouge for 28 years. Bobby had been disabled from a car accident in 1986. He died from recent complications of pneumonia. He was a graduate of Abraham Lincoln High School in Denver, CO, his birthplace where he spent his youth. He served in the U.S. Army and...
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Gerald Edward Callaway

June 29, 1945 - January 23, 2018

Gerald Edward Callaway, a resident of Baton Rouge, Louisiana passed away on Tuesday, January 23, 2018 at the age of 72. He was preceded in death by his parents Robert Edward Callaway and Jeffrey Marie Posey Callaway, his brother Austin Carroll Callaway, and his sister Dorothy Marie Callaway Lee.He is survived by his wife Andra Kay Hadley Callaway of Baton Rouge, his son and daughter-in-law...
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Michael Keith Ransome

November 1, 1956 - January 23, 2018

Michael "Mike" Keith Ransome passed away on Tuesday, January 23, 2018, at the age of 61. He was a native of Baton Rouge, LA and a resident of New Roads, LA. He was an avid hunter and fisherman and was a long-time season ticket holder for LSU baseball. Mike is survived by his son, Chris Ransome and wife, Toni; daughter, Jennifer Hurst and husband, Doug; grandchild, Andrew Keith; sister, Cindy...
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Thomas Earl Whiting

January 13, 1938 - January 23, 2018

THOMAS EARL WHITING took his heavenly flight on January 23, 2018 at the age of 80. He was born January 13, 1938 and lived in Greenwell Springs, LA. Tom proudly served his country in the United States Marine Corp. He worked 37 years as a conductor for the Illinois Central Railroad. His passion was flying. He was a dedicated private pilot and spent many happy hours with family and friends...
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Joyce T. Babin

March 20, 1927 - January 22, 2018


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Edwin Victor Vignes

January 9, 1935 - January 22, 2018

Dr. E. Victor "Doc" Vignes, a native of Biloxi, Mississippi and a resident of Baton Rouge passed peacefully on January 22, 2018, at the age of 83. He was preceded in death by his mother Helen White Vignes, his father John Valentine Vignes, and his brother Dr. John Todd Vignes. He is survived by his wife of 60 years, Barbara Palm Vignes; children Barbara Schatz Fowler and her husband John Fowler...
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Lap Tu Pham

March 22, 1931 - January 20, 2018

Lap Tu Pham, aged 86, passed away peacefully on Saturday, January 20, 2018 at St. Clare Manor, Baton Rouge, Louisiana to join his beloved wife in the afterlife. Lap was born on March 22, 1931 in Nam Dinh province of Hanoi, Vietnam. He was the youngest son of Mr. and Mrs. Quang Dinh Pham.Lap studied abroad at the Sorbonne in Paris and briefly worked at the BBC in London during his twenties. Later,...
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Jan Andre Desoto

June 1, 1932 - January 20, 2018

Jan Andre' DeSoto, a native of White Castle, Louisiana and resident of Baton Rouge, passed away on January 20, 2018 at his residence at the age of 85. He is survived by his children Marcelle M. DeSoto, Regina Wilson and husband Larry, J. Andre DeSoto and wife Audrey Zaldumbide; grandchildren Brittany Rouse and husband Lee, Larry "Trey", Lillian, and Jules'; and great-grandchildren Cedar and Sage...
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Larry Hall

July 13, 1949 - January 19, 2018


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Joseph Cecil Mathis

September 18, 1942 - January 18, 2018

Joseph "J.C." Cecil Mathis, resident and native of Baton Rouge, Louisiana passed away on Thursday, January 18, 2018 at the age of 75 years old. He was a master carpenter who spent many years executing his talents. J.C. is survived by his wife of 49 years, Charlotte St. Amant; children, Stephanie Carpenter (Malcolm); Monique Brown (Stephen); and Joseph "Ted" Mathis (Keisa); grandchildren, Stephen...
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Lawrence Todd Landry

March 10, 1956 - January 18, 2018

Lawrence Todd Landry, a resident of Baton Rouge, passed away on Thursday, January 18, 2018 at the age of 61. He was preceded in death by his father Lawrence Philp Landry Jr. He is survived by his son Eric Ryan Landry, Grandmother Pauline D. Landry, two brothers Loren Landry and Gay Landry one sister Adrian Bickford and numerous extended family members. Family and friends are invited to attend...
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Marie Vitrano Caruso

November 1, 1929 - January 16, 2018

Marie "Mary" Vitrano Caruso, native of Independence and resident of Baton Rouge, passed away on Tuesday, January 16, 2018 at the age of 88. A loving mother, grandmother, great grandmother, and sister, Mary is survived by her sons, Michael, Gary, Dennis, Keith, and Ricky Caruso; ten grandchildren, nine great grandchildren, and sister, Catherine Eells. She is preceded in death by her husband of 63...
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Robert David Barnett

December 15, 1944 - January 16, 2018

Robert David "Bob" Barnett a native of Kokomo, Indiana and resident of Baton Rouge and formerly of Baker, walked into heaven on Tuesday, January 16, 2018 from Our Lady of the Lake Regional Medical Center at the age of 73. Bob served our country in the United States Army from 1964-1968. He was a graduate of Florida State University and was an extremely fierce Seminole fan. Bob served in many...
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Fannie Stewart Brewer

November 15, 1932 - January 16, 2018


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Delores McDuffey

March 7, 1930 - January 15, 2018

My sheep hear My voice, and I know them, and they follow me; and I give eternal life to them, and they shall never perish; and no one shall snatch them out of My hand. - John 10:27-28. Delores, (Dee) Phillips McDuffey, 87, was reunited with the love of her life, John Wesley McDuffey, on January 15, 2018. Dee was born March 7, 1930 in Plaquemine, LA to Frank and Nona Sparks Phillips. She was a...
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Jeanette Roppolo Pitalo

February 28, 1934 - January 15, 2018


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LeRoy Anthony Dupuy

December 25, 1933 - January 14, 2018

Leroy Anthony Dupuy passed away at the age of 85 in Baton Rouge, La. A native of White Castle, Louisiana, Leroy was born on December 25, 1933. He grew up in Baton Rouge and was beloved by his family and many friends. During his younger years growing up in North Baton Rouge, during the 30's and 40's he was known to be quite a rascal who played guitar and rode a motorcycle. Those who knew him heard...
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Norma Marie Ramey

January 4, 1934 - January 13, 2018

Norma Marie Freas Ramey passed away Saturday, January 13, 2018, at the age of 84. She was born January 4, 1934, in Norristown, PA, and was a long-time resident of Baton Rouge, LA. She and her husband, Herb, had a rather unique history in that they were born one day apart in the same hospital, to parents who were close friends themselves. They grew up together in Conshohocken, PA, were high...
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Eleanor Dixon Kleinpeter

January 3, 1937 - January 13, 2018

Eleanor Dixon Kleinpeter, born on January 3, 1937, passed away at her home Saturday, January 13, 2018. Eleanor was a wonderful, kind, generous, and loving wife, mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother. "Nana" especially loved being surrounded in her home by her grandchildren and great-grandchildren. She is survived by her loving husband of 60 years, Dr. Lawrence Martin Kleinpeter, Sr. (Doc),...
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Shannon Marquez McGuire

January 27, 1951 - January 12, 2018

Shannon Marquez McGuire, a New Orleans native and long-time resident of Baton Rouge entered this world on January 27, 1951 and exited on January 12, 2018. Preceded in death by father Abel Marquez and the most loving mother in the world Gloria Theresa Argus, grandparents John Edward Argus and Cecile LeBlanc, brother Stephen R. Marquez, maternal Aunts Audrey Gardner and Betty Moore, maternal cousin...
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David Ascencio Flores

January 25, 1986 - January 12, 2018


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Mary Casey Ferrara

September 12, 1927 - January 12, 2018

A private service was held January 19, 2018 for Mary Teresa Cascio Ferrara (Casey) whopassed away peacefully at Nottingham Rehabilitation Center surrounded by family on January12, 2018 at the age of 90. Daughter of the late Lucille Labruzza and Frank Cascio, Casey wasraised in Independence, La. and moved to Baton Rouge with her beloved husband DominickJohn Ferrara (d. May 1984). She was...
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Willie Benjamin Tate

November 25, 1936 - January 11, 2018

Legacy of LifeGod saw that he was getting weary, so He did what He knew best.He came and stood beside him. God whispered,"Come and rest."God saw the road was getting rough. The hills were hard to climb.He gently closed his loving eyes and whispered,"Peace be thine."Willie Benjamin Tate was the second of seventeen children born November 25, 1936 in Sunny Hill, Louisiana from the matrimonial union...
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Lemuel Arnold Stanga

October 25, 1929 - January 11, 2018

L. A. "Pete" Stanga, a native of New Orleans, LA, and resident of Baton Rouge, LA, was born on October 25, 1929, and died on January 11, 2018. Mr. Stanga's funeral service will be Tuesday, January 16, 2018, at 10:00 am at Greenoaks Funeral Home of Baton Rouge, La.Pete was a loving husband, father, grandfather, brother, uncle, and friend. He will be greatly missed. He was preceded in death by his...
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Lena Scavone Moran

February 28, 1920 - January 9, 2018

Our beloved mother, grandmother and great grandmother, Lena Scavone Moran, peacefully passed away on January 9, 2018, at the age of 97 years. Lena was born February 28, 1920 in Plaquemine, Louisiana and was a lifelong resident of Baton Rouge. She is survived by two daughters and son-in-law: Rose Mary Moran Saltz, Joan Moran Crain and husband Mike Crain; grandchildren: Anthony Joseph Miller,...
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Octave John Duplessis

October 1, 1929 - January 9, 2018

Octave John Duplessis "O.J." passed away on Tuesday, January 9, 2018, at the age of 88. He was a native of Iberville Parish and a long-time resident of Baker, LA. O.J. enjoyed hunting, fishing and spending time with his family, especially his grandchildren and great-grandchildren. O.J. served in the Air Force and was also a member of Local 198 from which he retired after 30 plus years of...
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Joseph Ray DeLaune

April 9, 1926 - January 9, 2018

Joseph Ray DeLaune, a resident of Baton Rouge, LA, peacefully passed away on January 9, 2018. Ray was born April 9, 1926 in Hope Villa, LA to parents, Henry Thompson DeLaune and Lula Ester Perdue DeLaune, who instilled in their son teachings of love and diligence. In 1943, Ray graduated from Dutchtown High School. Afterwards, he worked at the Santa Maria Dairy before enlisting in the US Navy on...
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Ja'Den J. Burke

April 21, 2007 - January 8, 2018

Ja'Den J. Burke passed away Monday, January 8, 2018. Ja'Den was loved by everyone who met him. He is survived by his parents, Delloyd and Cherika Burke; grandmother, Dianne Burke; siblings, Ja'Mya Bovia, Delloyd Burke IV, Ashley, Dillon and Dustin Burke. Ja'Den is preceded in death by grandmother, Gladys Johnson; great-grandmother, Gladys Lindsey. Visitation will be held at Greenoaks Funeral...
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Vera Lee McCorkle

October 20, 1926 - January 8, 2018

Vera Mitchell McCorkle, 91, of Baton Rouge, La, passed away on January 8, 2018 in Pflugerville, TX. Visitation will be from 12:00 pm till 2:00 pm January 13, 2018 at Greenoaks Funeral Home, Baton Rouge, La. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 pm Saturday January 13, 2018 at Greenoaks Funeral Home with the Reverend Mr. Guy E. Decker officiating. Burial will follow at Greenoaks Cemetery....
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Mabel Lane Johnson

January 27, 1921 - January 8, 2018

Mabel Lane Johnson went home to be with The Lord on January 8, 2018. She was a native of Colquitt, GA and a lifetime resident of Baton Rouge, LA. She was 96 years old. Mabel was a wife, mother, grandmother and great grandmother, aunt, dear friend and inspiration who cherished her family and many friends. She is preceded in death by her parents, Carl and Rannie Lane of Colquitt, GA, husband Dr....
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Richard Anthony Ashby

December 4, 1927 - January 7, 2018

He was a devoted son, husband, father, and grandfather. A long-time resident of Baton Rouge, LA, living in Conroe, TX following the flood of 2016, passed away peacefully at his home shortly after his 90th birthday, surrounded by family, on Sunday, January 7, 2018. Richard was born and reared in New Orleans, LA. He graduated from St. Aloysius High School and after serving in the Navy at the end...
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James Sidney Mayhall

October 15, 1928 - January 5, 2018

Arrangements under the direction of Greenoaks Funeral Home, Baton Rouge, LA.
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Diane Bonaventure Perque

February 17, 1948 - January 3, 2018

Diane Bonaventure Perque, 69, ascended to heaven on January 3, 2018 after her long battle with Parkinson's disease. Diane was born in New Roads, LA on February 17, 1948. She was retired from LA State School for the Deaf after 40 years of service. Diane was the daughter of the late Ivy Bonaventure, SR. and Lena St. Romain Bonaventure. A loving mother, grandmother, sister, and aunt. She is...
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Beverly Forcha Landry

October 27, 1929 - January 3, 2018

Beverly Forcha Landry passed away peacefully, January 3, 2018 at St. Joseph Carpenter House. She was 88 years old.Beverly was preceded in death by her loving husband, Ronald A. Landry, and her brother Jonny Forcha. She is survived by her sister Jackie Sebastian, son Ronnie and Tish Landry, daughters, Sharon and David McFadden, Stevie and Mike Gravois, Anne and Jay Bennett, 24 great...
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Maybelle Maybelle Johnson

September 22, 1928 - January 2, 2018

After 89 years of living life to the fullest with all her family and friends, Maybelle is casting her infectious smile on everyone from heaven. Impacted by this loss are her daughter, Nancy Bergeron, and husband L.J., grandson, Josh Bergeron, and wife Jacie, grandson, Brett Bergeron, and wife Litany, great-grandson, Grayson Bergeron, and closest companion, David Smith. Preceded in death by her...
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Helen Meador Collet

February 5, 1924 - January 2, 2018

Helen Meador Collet a native of Rayville and resident of Baton Rouge, passed peacefully on Tuesday, January 2, 2018 at her home at the age of 93. Helen was a retired employee of Exxon Company, U.S.A. after 37 years and 6 months of service. She was a loving and devoted mother, grandmother and also a great cook. Helen was preceded in death by her husband, Louis Joseph Collet; her parents, James...
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Andrew O. Wikman

August 11, 1927 - January 1, 2018

Andrew Olaf Wikman, a loving spouse and father died on January 1, 2018, at the age of 90. He was born in Florida on August 11, 1927, and was a long-time resident of Baton Rouge. After completing his degree in Chemical Engineering at the University of Arkansas in 1950, Andy continued his education at the University of Florida earning a master's degree. In 1974, he completed the Advanced Management...
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Priscilla Rivera MECHANA

May 17, 1931 - January 1, 2018

Arrangements under the direction of Greenoaks Funeral Home, Baton Rouge, LA.
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Raye Lynn Galtier

January 23, 1943 - January 1, 2018

Raye Lynn Zeringue Galtier: A loving daughter, sister, wife, mother, and grandmother, Raye Lynn Zeringue Galtier passed away on Monday, January 1, 2018. A fun-loving, vibrant personality allowed Lynn to be a shining star to her family, friends, and colleagues. Born and raised in Baton Rouge, she attended Baton Rouge High School and began a long, successful career in retail sales. Her joie de...
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Lynn Galtier

January 23, 1943 - January 1, 2018

Arrangements under the direction of Greenoaks Funeral Home, Baton Rouge, LA.
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James Dominic Taglienti

March 23, 1980 - December 31, 2017

Taglienti, James Dominic, 37, of Baton Rouge, LA, formerly of Westwood, MA, loving husband of Robyn E. Taglienti (Corkern), passed away unexpectedly on Saturday, December 30th, 2017. Adored son of Denise R. Taglienti (Duben) and her late husband, James J. Taglienti. Treasured brother of Hillary A. Taglienti and Stephanie T. Michaud (Taglienti). Cherished grandson of Frank and Ruth Duben and the...
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Richard Lee Pourciau

December 4, 1929 - December 31, 2017

Richard L. Pourciau Sr. D.D.S. "Didi""And God will wipe away every tear from their eyes. Death will be no more, neither sorrow, nor crying, Neither shall there be any more pain: for the former things are passed away" Rev 21:4 Didi peacefully passed and was greeted by Jesus's loving arms on Sunday, December 31, 2017, at 88. He was a native of New Orleans and a resident of Baton Rouge. Didi...
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Pamela Renee LaPorte

July 23, 1964 - December 30, 2017


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Paula Susan Sumner

February 28, 1956 - December 30, 2017

Paula Susan Lampin Sumner passed away on Saturday, December 30, 2017, at the age of 61. Born on February 28, 1956, she was a native and life-long resident of Baton Rouge, LA. Paula graduated from Istrouma High School, attended USL and was a member of Zoar Baptist Church. She worked as a secretary, dispatcher, and at her mother's children's clothing store, Lampin's Young World. Paula is...
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Sherryl A. Reed

February 8, 1946 - December 29, 2017

Sherryl Ann Richardson Reed, a devoted wife, sister, aunt, friend, and avid LSU fan passed away at 4:57 am on Friday, December 29 at the Carpenter House. She was born on February 8, 1946, to Olin N. Richardson, Sr. and Laura Bell Miley Richardson, both of whom preceded her in death. Sherryl was a lifelong resident of Baton Rouge and graduated from Baton Rouge High School in 1963. She met the love...
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Jo Marie Hulon

June 6, 1950 - December 27, 2017

Jo Marie Hulon passed away on Wednesday, December 27, 2017, at the age of 67. Jo is survived by her son, Michael Hulon and wife, Penny; her daughter, Michelle Temple and husband, Sam; grandchildren, Jared, Austin, Brennan and Caleb; brother, Kenny Roche and wife, Ellen; sisters, Maureen Lewis and husband, Greg, and Linda Levatino and husband, Barry. Jo is preceded in death by her parents,...
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Sonya Dixon Thomas

January 2, 1933 - December 27, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Greenoaks Funeral Home, Baton Rouge, LA.
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Gerald Christopher Ferachi

November 15, 1949 - December 26, 2017

Gerald "Big G" Christopher Ferachi, 68, returned to his heavenly home on December 26, 2017. His devotion to his family, and his firm belief in God supported him and ultimately gave him peace as he met his Lord and Savior. Gerald was born to the late Vincent Charles and Jennie Romano Ferachi, a native and resident of Baton Rouge, LA. He was immersed in the Christian community that was his strong...
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Kevin Scott Harvey

April 3, 1958 - December 25, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Greenoaks Funeral Home, Baton Rouge, LA.
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Joseph Sam Serio

September 11, 1922 - December 25, 2017

Joseph Sam Serio, Jr., a beloved husband and father, passed away peacefully in his home, surrounded by family, on Monday, December 25, 2017, at the age of 95. He was a native of New Orleans, LA, and a long-time resident of Baton Rouge, LA. Joseph was a WWII veteran serving in the Air Force in the Pacific Theater and Japan. He received a Bachelor's of Science from LSU and his pharmacy degree at...
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Herman Joseph Poirier, Jr.

January 31, 1946 - December 24, 2017

Herman Poirier, Jr., native and resident of Baton Rouge, La. passed away on Sunday, December 24, 2017 at the age of 71. We celebrate the Beauty and Love of Herman, innocent, sincere, and wonderful. He is now beyond the toil and pain of this world and lives now in eternal peace and love. Herman is survived by his sister, Janice McMichael; brother-in-law, Wayne McMichael; niece, Kimberly Broussard;...
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Verna Lanoux Frickie

July 31, 1922 - December 24, 2017

Verna Lanoux Frickie "Boots" passed away on Sunday, December 24, 2017, at the age of 95. She was a native of Gonzales, LA, and a long-time resident of Baton Rouge, LA. Verna was a faithful member of Parkview Baptist Church and was very passionate about her potted plants and flowers. She is survived by her son, Randy Frickie; grandchildren, Sarah Steudlein and husband, Mark, and Micah Frickie;...
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Adeline Marie Desormeaux HEBERT

July 12, 1937 - December 22, 2017

Adeline Desormeaux Hebert- age 80, native of New Iberia, LA and resident of Pride, LA, passed away Friday, December 22, 2017. She was a loving mother and grandmother who will be greatly missed. Survived by her daughters, Debbie McDonner and Patricia Gill (husband Donnie); sons, Richard Hebert and Robert Hebert; grandchildren, Brandy McDonner, Chad and Michael Hebert, Amber Gill and 3 great...
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John Salvador Bellecci

September 29, 1923 - December 22, 2017

Our beloved father, John Salvador Bellecci, peacefully passed away in his home surrounded by his family on December 22, 2017, at the age of 94. He was born September 29, 1923, in Martinez, California and was a resident of Baton Rouge, LA, for almost 50 years. He was preceded in death by his parents Salvador and Mary (Russo) Bellecci, sister Marie Glazier and infant son Tony. John was a World War...
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Pamela Giauque

January 3, 1959 - December 22, 2017

Pamela Morel Giauque a native of New Roads and resident of Baton Rouge, passed away on Friday, December 22, 2017 at the age of 58. She was a legal secretary for Baker - Donelson Law Firm. Pam was a loving mother, grandmother, sister, aunt and a friend to many. Pam was preceded in death by her father, Paul Joseph Morel; her mother, Frances Silvio Morel; two brothers, Donald Morel and Glenn Morel...
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Marlene W. Buhler

November 14, 1939 - December 21, 2017

Marlene Wiley Buhler (Lott) passed away peacefully on December 21 at the age of 78. She was a native of Effie, Louisiana and a resident of Baton Rouge Louisiana. Marlene was a wife, mother, grandmother, sister, aunt and friend who valued family and friendships. She was the retired owner of ideas by Marlene monogramming. She is preceded in death by her parents Murkel and Sudie Aymond Wiley and...
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Mary Lois Sibley

November 24, 1928 - December 20, 2017

Mary "Lois" Legleu Sibley a native of Plaquemine, Louisiana and resident of Denham Springs, Louisiana entered God's Kingdom on Wednesday December 20, 2017 at the age of 89. She was born November 24, 1928 to Clovis Peter Legleu, Jr. and Sophie Langlois Legleu. Lois is survived by her daughter Donna Belle Kuykendall and husband Kenny of Walker, Louisiana, granddaughter Dr. Aimee Plaisance Graham...
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Betty Jean Watkins

January 19, 1927 - December 19, 2017

On Tuesday, the 19th of December 2017, God came down to His garden on earth and selected a very special flower for His glorious bouquet in heaven. A true southern belle, Betty Jean was born January 19,1927 to Herman and Claire Helmke Annison. She has gone home to rejoin her beloved husband "Hoot", daughter Margaret Anne, and son Lonnie Luke. Survived by daughter, Mary Claire Mayeux (Tom), and...
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Jassem Mohammed Hamed

January 20, 1994 - December 18, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Greenoaks Funeral Home, Baton Rouge, LA.
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May Thelma Comeaux

January 29, 1936 - December 18, 2017

May Thelma "VoVoon" Jarreau Comeaux passed away peacefully Monday, December 18, 2017 at the age of 81 with her loving family by her side. She was a native of Lakeland, LA. and resident of Central, LA. She was the sunshine and love of her husband's life, a loving mother and grandmother. She is survived by her husband, Riley Joseph Comeaux; brother, Joseph J. Jarreau; daughters, Earlene Comeaux,...
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Mary Lamana Vince

June 3, 1919 - December 17, 2017

Burial arrangements under the direction of Greenoaks Memorial Park & Funeral Home.
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Joy Fleniken Brown

September 14, 1925 - December 17, 2017

Joy Fleniken Brown was entrusted to God's loving care on December 17, 2017. She was 92 years old and was born September 14, 1925 in Baton Rouge, Louisiana to Leo Ennis Fleniken and Victorine Brown Fleniken. Joy is survived by her two sons and their wives Joseph Carl "Buck" Brown, Jr. and wife Lillian "Nang" Callihan Brown of Erwinville, Louisiana, James Ashley "Jim" Brown and wife Mary Ellen...
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Martha June Williams

June 19, 1930 - December 17, 2017

Martha 'June' Williams passed away peacefully on Sunday, Dec. 17, 2017. Martha was born June 19, 1930 in Alamo, TN. She was a loving mother, who devoted her life to loving her family. June was known for her famous Biscuits & Gravy. She was preceded in death by her parents, Hugh and Mattie Reasons; her husband, John; sister, Barbara Hall; 3 sons, Troy, Jerry, and Michael; grandson, Chris...
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Elizabeth Batten Wells

September 18, 1923 - December 17, 2017

Trust in the Lord with all thine heart; and lean not unto thine own understanding. In all thy ways acknowledge him, and he shall direct thy paths. Proverbs 3:5-6 King James. On Sunday, December 17, 2017, our loving Christian Mother, Polly Elizabeth Batten Wells, born on September 18, 1923, was called home to heaven by her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ at the age of 94. She was a longtime resident...
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William Glenn Webster

April 8, 1929 - December 15, 2017

William G Webster Sr., age 88, died after a short illness in Baton Rouge on Friday, December 15, 2017. Mr. Webster is survived by his devoted wife of 14 years, Audrey McClain Webster, and her son Chris, of Duson, LA. Also surviving him are his son, retired Army Lt General Glenn Webster Jr, and wife Terry, of Pensacola, FL; his son, retired Fire Captain Stanley Webster and his wife, Sandra, of...
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William G. WEBSTER

April 8, 1929 - December 15, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Greenoaks Funeral Home, Baton Rouge, LA.
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Henry Warren Crouch

February 2, 1936 - December 15, 2017

Henry Warren Crouch went to be with the Lord on Friday, December 15, 2017, at the age of 81. He was a native of Call, TX and a long-time resident of Baton Rouge, LA. Henry was a retired electrical engineer and he also served in the U.S. Army for two years in the 1950's. He was a very active member of Crosspoint Baptist Church and attended all of the Christian activities at Lake Sherwood...
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Eddie Hugh Schoonmaker

July 13, 1930 - December 15, 2017

Eddie Hugh Schoonmaker, Sr., a native and lifelong resident of Baton Rouge, LA, passed away on December 15, 2017, at the age of 87. He was born on July 13, 1930, and was a retired Ironworker for Kaiser Aluminum. He was a loving father, paw-paw, brother, uncle and friend. His is survived by a son, Eddie Jr (Zella), daughters Sandra Bea Blakely and Sonia Briggett Dawson, 6 grandchildren, 7 great...
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Daisy J. LeBlanc

October 2, 1926 - December 15, 2017

Daisy Jones LeBlanc, a native of Liberty, MS and life-long resident of Baton Rouge passed away peacefully into the arms of her Lord at The Carpenter House on Friday, December 15, 2017. Daisy was born on October 2, 1927, to Mr. and Mrs. J. Edgar Jones of Liberty, MS. After graduating from Baton Rouge High School, she married and became a homemaker keeping an immaculate house and baking a pound...
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Norman Anthony Robert

October 4, 1931 - December 14, 2017

Norman Anthony Robert, a native of Burnside, Louisiana and a resident of Baton Rouge, passed away on Thursday, December 14, 2017 at the age of 86. He served in the Korean War in the U.S. Army and he retired from AT&T as an Electronic Technician. Norman will always be remembered by his loving family. He will forever be missed. Norman was preceded in death by his wife, Beryl Ducote Robert; his...
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Herbert Bayless Bell

December 14, 1937 - December 13, 2017

Herbert Bayless Bell passed away on Wednesday, December 13, 2017, at the age of 79. He was a native of Greenville, TN and a long-time resident of Louisiana. Herbert retired from the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. At one time, he was an avid hunter and fisherman. He especially enjoyed his yearly trek to Canada to participate in bird counting to preserve various species of birds. He...
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William Theodore Bolda

December 1, 1931 - December 12, 2017

William "Bill" T. Bolda passed away Tuesday, December 12, 2017, at the age of 86. His humor, advice, magic tricks and pranks will be greatly missed. Bill is survived by his son, Drew Bolda and wife, Winnie; daughters, Dawn Salyers and Dena Emmons; 7 grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; and brother, Richard Malecki. Bill is preceded in death by his son, Davy Bolda and his sister, Eleanor Macy...
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David Albert Kinamore

May 23, 1962 - December 12, 2017

David A. Kinamore, 55 of Baton Rouge, Louisiana, passed away on Sunday, December 10, 2017. David was born in St. Louis, MO and moved to Baton Rouge at the age of 3. He spent his working career between Baton Rouge and Del Ray Beach, Florida, counseling and Assisting people afflicted with alcohol or drug abuse problems. He was preceded in death by his mother, Mary D. Kinamore; a brother Joseph W....
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Cecil Ray Richardson

June 12, 1932 - December 12, 2017

Cecil Ray Richardson passed away Tuesday, December 12, 2017, at the age of 85. He was born on June 12, 1932 in Baton Rouge, LA. Cecil retired in 2004 from American Building Maintenance. After retirement, he enjoyed volunteering at the Baton Rouge General. Cecil loved being with his friends at the YMCA, he never met a stranger and was a friend to all who met him. Cecil and his family enjoyed...
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William Barron Presley

April 9, 1927 - December 11, 2017

William Barron Presley, Jr., born April 9, 1927 in Port Arthur, TX and resident of Baton Rouge, LA., passed away to join the Lord in Heaven, on December 11th, 2017 at the age of 90. William was a graduate of The University of Texas, earning a Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering 1950.He also served our country in The U.S. Navy, serving as an Officer Trainer during World War II. William...
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Carolyn Brown

November 28, 1954 - December 10, 2017

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Estelle Frazier Burns

April 16, 1938 - December 10, 2017

Estelle Frazier Burns was a gracious, southern lady who loved her children. Despite her tremendous strength, after an eight and a half year struggle with Parkinson's Disease, she passed away surrounded by her children in her home on Sunday, December 10, 2017, at the age of 79. She was born to Tollie Bennett Frazier and Mamie Dorris Brabham Frazier on April 16, 1938, in Kentwood, LA. Estelle is...
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Mona Sontag Savoy

December 21, 1935 - December 9, 2017

Mona Rae Sontag Savoy, native of Glenmora, Louisiana and resident of Baton Rouge, Louisiana, passed away on Saturday, December 9, 2017 at the age of 81. Mona was a member of St. Thomas More Catholic Church and The Wednesday Club. She was the oldest active original member of The Woman's Fitness Club. Mona was an avid seamstress, extreme homemaker, loved growing orchids and especially loved...
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John Thomas Ramey

June 21, 1923 - December 8, 2017

John Thomas Ramey a native of San Angelo, TX., and resident of Baton Rouge, passed away on Friday, December, 8 2017 at The Crossing at Clarity Hospice at the age of 94. He served in the U.S Air Force during WWII. He was the owner of Honest John's Ornamental Iron Works and Gorilla Truck Racks. John was a member of the Shriners and a Mason. John was preceded in death by his wife of sixty-six years,...
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Alice Rose Radelat

July 30, 1930 - December 8, 2017

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Robert Lynn Bennett

April 12, 1928 - December 8, 2017

On Friday, December 8, 2017, Robert (Bob) Lynn Bennett was called to meet our glorious Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ. Bob is a native of N. Carrollton, MS, and resident of Baton Rouge, LA. He owned R.L. Bennett Engineer & Surveyor, Inc., for many years. Bob enjoyed his Baptist faith and worshiped at Florida Boulevard Baptist Church. He is survived by his wife of 67 years, Jeanice Bennett; 2...
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James Aarron Boozer

September 14, 1984 - December 7, 2017

James "Aarron" Boozer passed away Thursday, December 7, 2017, at the age of 33. He was a native and resident of the Baton Rouge area. Aarron was an Army veteran and paratrooper with the 173rd Airborne Chosen Company 2-503rd. He served in Iraq where he earned his combat parachutist star and a Purple Heart. He also served two tours in Afghanistan. His passions were fishing and cooking. Aarron...
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Jean Margaret Buchanan

December 20, 1942 - December 7, 2017

Jean L. Armand, age 83, passed away peacefully on Thursday, December 7, 2017.She is survived by her children, Sherry A. Meyers (Philip), Donald C. Armand andJoanne A. Kirby (Fred). She also leaves behind three grandchildren, Brian P. Meyers (Brandi), Kaitlyn M. Boudreaux (Jacques) and Zachary A. Kirby and four great-grandchildren; two sisters Muriel Lemoine and Janis Lemoine and onebrother,...
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Jean Patricia Armand

January 9, 1934 - December 7, 2017

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Claudia Annette Winton

March 26, 1913 - December 5, 2017

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John Richard White

March 8, 1944 - December 5, 2017

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Floyd Willis Guy

November 23, 1930 - December 5, 2017

Floyd Willis Guy, age 87, was born in Zachary, Louisiana on November 23, 1930. He was a resident of Walker, Louisiana. He went to be with the Lord on December 5, 2017. Floyd has been married to his childhood sweetheart and best friend, Wanzie Pennington Guy, for 67 beautiful years. They have 3 children: Floyd, Gary and Kristy. Floyd and Wanzie are members of Open Door Baptist Church where Floyd...
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Edna Lewis Rowland

December 6, 1922 - December 4, 2017

Edna Lewis Rowland passed away on Monday, December 4, 2017, at the age of 94. She was a native of New Orleans, LA, and a long-time resident of Baton Rouge, LA. Edna is survived by her friend and neighbor, Glenda Richard; and distant relatives. She is preceded in death by her loving husband, John Hawk Rowland; parents, John Frederic Lewis and Gertrude Edna Lawler; and cousin, Theresa "Teo"...
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Catherine A. Modicut

September 6, 1936 - December 4, 2017

Catherine Ann Cambre Modicut, went to be in her new home in Heaven with our Lord & his Mother Mary on Monday, December 4, 2017. Catherine worked for L.N.B. Bank, Premier for 23 years and East Baton Rouge School Board for 6 years. She graduated from Baton Rouge High School and Spencer Business College. Catherine loved her Catholic faith and St. Agnes Parish. She was an active member of the...
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Ida Lee White

July 19, 1917 - December 3, 2017

White, Lee TempletMrs. Lee Templet White passed away peacefully at The Carpenter House on Sunday, December 3, 2017, in the presence of her long-time, devoted caretaker and son, Brian; to rest in the arms of her Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ. She celebrated her 100th birthday on July 19, 2017. She was a faithful Christian and a member of both St. Thomas More Catholic Church, and Temple Baptist...
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Stephen Louis Scallan

March 23, 1933 - December 2, 2017

Stephen L. Scallan, Sr., 84, passed away peacefully in Gonzales, LA, December 2, 2017. He was born in Bunkie, LA, March 25, 1933 to his parents Robert and Leona Mayeaux Scallan. He was the 10th of eleven children. He married Delores "Nell" Cordova Scallan of Nacogdoches. TX, December 1952 and raised three children. Together, they built a beef cattle business in and around the Baton Rouge area....
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George William Schaffer

July 27, 1946 - December 1, 2017

George William Schaffer, Jr., age 71, born July 27, 1946 has struggled fiercely with his health this past year. Although he lost this fight against cancer, he won the battle to live in his heavenly home; On December 1, 2017, surrounded by his wife, Rhonda, Daughter Jamie, and "son" Gerald . George was a retired insulator worker for Local 53 and currently self-employed. He was a member of the...
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