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Joseph (Lionel) Lyons, Jr. "Uncle Coco" departed this life on Saturday, August 21, 2021. Husband of Joyce Lewis Lyons. Son of the late Joseph and Rosa Lyons, Sr. Father-in-law Edward "Eddie" Lewis, Jr. and mother-in-law Elvira Jones Lewis.
Sister-in-laws Jean Lewis Nichols and Lizette Lewis Randolph (Derek). Stepsister Dorothy Lyons. Nieces Chante´ and Crystal Randolph. God child Deon Davis Harper. Cousins Deborah Davis McManus and Sylvia Davis Adams. Devoted caretaker at St Jude Rehabilitation Center Tracy Lewis. Also survived by a host of other cousins and friends.
Age 86 years old. A native of New Orleans, LA and a resident of South Salcedo (Back of Town).
Relatives and Friends of the family also pastors, officers and members of the Greater Mount Hermon Baptist Church , St. Paul The Apostle Catholic Church, Greater Providence Baptist Church of Algiers; employees of St. Jude Rehabilitation Center, Orleans Parish School System, former employees of Hibernia and Capital One Banks, New Orleans Sewerage and Waterboard, employees of LCMC CCPI/Children's/TOURO, and are invited to attend the funeral services at Mount Hermon Baptist Church 2153 North Broad New Orleans Louisiana on Saturday 28 at 10: 00am Rev Jackson officiating. Visitation from 9:00 until service time at the above-named church. Interment Mount Olivet Mausoleum 4003 Norman Mayer Drive New Orleans Louisiana

Arrangement by D.W. Rhodes Funeral Home, 3933 Washington Ave. Please visit to sign the online guestbook.
*Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Rhodes is encouraging everyone to continue social distancing and remind you it's a MUST to wear your mask to enter the services.