Funeral homes often submit obituaries as a service to the families they are assisting. However, we will be happy to accept obituaries from family members pending proper verification of the death.

Bobbie Windham LaCour passed away peacefully on November 30, 2019 in her current residence at Summer Meadows Nursing Home in Longview, TX.  Bobbie was born October 7, 1928 in Harrisonburg, LA.   Prior to moving to Longview in 2018, Bobbie lived in Shreveport, LA,  New Roads, LA and Luling, L…

A native of Monroe, Louisiana and a longtime resident of New Roads, Louisiana, he passed away on Monday, December 2, 2019 at his home at the age of 95. He is retired from Baroid where he worked as a Petroleum Engineer and Pilot. He was a 1947 graduate of LSU School of Petroleum Engineering a…

Dolores Mae Carter, a resident of Desoto, Texas, was born on June 21, 1949, in New Roads, Louisiana to Edna Mae Burks and Joseph Jarreau.  She was reared in New Roads and later moved to Texas.  The angels came to carry her home on Friday, November 29, 2019 at approximately 3:00 a.m.

Terry Trent Walker, a native of Innis and Batchelor, La and a resident of Baton Rouge, La, passed away on Sunday, November 24, 2019 at the age of 57 at Landmark Nursing Home. Religious services will be on Saturday, December 7, 2019 at Mt. Mariah Baptist Church, 14905 LA Hwy 417, Batchelor, L…

A native of Mix, Louisiana and resident of Glynn, Louisiana, she passed away on Saturday, November 30, 2019 at St. Joseph Carpenter House in Baton Rouge, Louisiana at the age of 69. She is retired from Pointe Coupee General Hospital. She is survived by her husband of 50 years, Michael W. Por…

A native and lifelong resident of Lakeland, La., Charles passed away on Friday, November 22, 2019 at his home at the age of 88. He was a retired school teacher having taught at Broadmoor High School in Baton Rouge and also in Houston, Tx. He enjoyed riding around in his blue Volkswagen on we…

Died at 12:23 a.m., Monday, November 25, 2019, at Pointe Coupee Healthcare, New Roads, Louisiana. He was 87, born Feb. 19, 1932, a native and lifelong resident of False River Rd., New Roads. A graduate of Poydras High School and a U.S. Army veteran of the Korean Conflict, he was retired from…

Sadie Veronica LaCour Collins passed away peacefully at her home on November 22, 2019. Sadie was born on February 17, 1942 to George “Bee” LaCour and Ophelia Gauthier LaCour in New Roads, La. She was baptized at an early age at Saint Francis Catholic Chapel. Sadie was a graduate of Rosenwald…

A native of Maringouin, La., a longtime resident of Gurnee, Illinois and New Roads, La for the last three years. He is a Computer Consultant and was an LSU Graduate where he obtained his Mechanical Engineering Degree. Michael was an avid control line model airplane enthusiast and performed a…

Thomas Jerry “Old Mill” Milsted, was born on July 24, 1940 and passed away peacefully at his home in New Roads on November 20, 2019. A native of Port Barre, he raised his family and lived many happy years in Fordoche, Louisiana. He had a fulfilling 31-year career with Texaco Inc. Following h…

A native and resident of Fordoche, La., he passed away on Tuesday, November 19, 2019 at 10:24 p.m. at Our Lady of the Lake Hospital at the age of 89. He was retired from Armco Steel in Baton Rouge. He is survived by his wife of 70 years, Leonie Savoie Smith; daughter, Cheryl Smith Bordelon a…

Born July 24, 1962, Lillie passed away at 2:15 p.m. on November 18, 2019 after a short but courageous battle with cancer. She was a graduate of Livonia High School, then married the love of her life, Daniel and became a homemaker, devoting her life to caring for him and their daughter Lanie.…

CA native of Chihuahua, Mexico and resident of Lakeland, La., passed away peacefully in her home on Monday, October 28, 2019 at the age of 84. She is survived by her daughter, Maria Elena Favela; grandchildren, Dulce Martinez, Paloma Favela and Allyson Favela. She is preceded in death by her…

Annie Bell Wilson, a lifelong resident of Lettsworth, passed away Saturday, November 2, 2019 at her residence at the age of 88. Visiting will be Friday, November 8, 2019 from 9:00 a.m. until Religious Service at 11:00 a.m. at St Mary Missionary Baptist Church 9067 LA-1 Lettsworth, La. Interm…

Edmond John Landry, Jr., age 88, entered heaven with the Lord on Thursday, October 24, 2019 at LaCour House Assisted Living Facility in New Roads, LA with his loving family at his side.  He was a devoted husband to high school sweetheart, Amie LeBlanc Landry, with over 69 years of marriage. …

Tomilyn was born in New Roads on September 25, 1956 and raised in Ventress, La. She passed away on October 21, 2019. She was well loved and cared for by her family and friends. Mary is survived by her loving husband and best friend Jules Meche and her beautiful daughter Mandy Vides Rivet; tw…

A ceremony celebrating the life of Juanita "Nina" Cashio will be held at 11:00 a.m. at St. Mary's Catholic Church in New Roads; Visitation will begin at 9:00 a.m. Thursday, October 24, 2019.  She was born on November 15, 1933 in Columbus, Ms. and passed from this life on October 20, 2019 at …

Rudolph “Rou” Allement, 87 a native of Morganza, LA and a resident of New Roads, LA passed away on Saturday, October, 19, 2019 at Our Lady of the Lake Regional Medical Center in Baton Rouge. Rudolph “Rou” was known for his silly, fun-loving personality and telling stories about his siblings,…

Alphonse “Muffin” Porche, Jr. was born September 4, 1965 in Alphonse “Muffin” Porche, Jr was born September 4, 1965 in Brooks, La. to the late Leontean Sneed Porche and Alphonse Porche, Sr. He departed his earthly life October 15, 2019. He was a 1984 graduate of Rosenwald High School.  "Muff…

Mike Atkinson, a native of Baton Rouge and resident of Batchelor, La., passed away on Monday, October 14, 2019 at 8:25 a.m. at Pointe Coupee Health Care in New Roads. He was a retired rural mail carrier and owner of Doghouse Gun Shop. He is survived by his son, Sean Atkinson and wife Johnna …

Kenneth Louis "PaPa" Webre, a native of New Roads and resident of Livonia passed away Monday, October 14, 2019 at Pointe Coupee Hospital at the age of 70. He was a retired truck driver. Survived by wife of 51 years Amelia, son Kenneth Webre Jr. (Valerie), daughter Deborah Breaux (Benny), sis…

“God shall wipe all tears from their eyes and there shall be no more death, nor crying, neither shall there be any more pain for the former things passed away.”

Jennifer Bridgett a native of New Roads and resident of Waveland, Mississippi, passed away Friday September 27, 2019 in Bay St Louis, Mississippi at the age of 60. Visitation was held Saturday, October 12, 2019 9:00 a.m. until religious service at 11:00 a.m. at A. Wesley Funeral Home 10810 V…

Bruce Allen Colley, a native of Mamou and resident of Fordoche passed away Sunday October 6, 2019 at the age of 39. Began, Start, and Commence at 152 Highway 3050 Morganza, La. on Friday October 11, 2019 10:00am until 1:00pm. Interment in St. Ann Catholic Church Cemetery. He is survived by h…

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