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.

On Sunday, November 22, 2020, Janet Clay Tunstall of Ventress, LA passed away at the age of 73. Janet was predeceased by her parents, Rufus and Janice Clay of Bogalusa, LA, and her husband, William Peyton Tunstall. She is survived by her children (Chris (Dina) Tunstall, Angela (Paul) Aucoin,…

A native of Torbert, La. and resident of Maringouin, he passed away on Monday, November 23, 2020 at his home at the age of 40. He was a loving father, husband, son and brother. Chad never met a stranger and loved his family and friends with his whole heart. He is survived by his wife, Jana L…

Natalie Taylor, a lifelong resident of New Roads, departed this life on November 7, 2020 at the age of 53. Natalie worked as a public-school teacher. She leaves to cherish her memory two sisters, Renae Taylor Welsh and Jailynn (McKinley) Jack; 4 nephews, numerous other relatives and friends.…

Darryl Pierre, a native of Alexandria and resident of Winnfield, departed this life on November 5, 2020 at the age of 31. He leaves to cherish his memory his mother, Mavis Pierre, and his father, Darryl Wright; a daughter, Daraneisha Jones; siblings, Russell (Nakkia) Pierre, Gwendolyn Pierre…

A loving wife, mother, grandmother, great grandmother, a native of Oscar, La. and resident of Fordoche, La., passed away on Wednesday, November 4, 2020 at 5:45 pm at Our Lady of the Lake Regional Medical Center at the age of 88 after a short battle with Covid-19. Over the years, she had many…

It is with great sadness we share the passing of our beloved wife, mother, sister, grandmother,  and daughter. Mona Claire Arceneaux Guidry passed away on October 30, 2020 at the age of 61 surrounded by her family after a long battle with cancer. She was a resident of New Roads, LA and a nat…

Bruce Kenneth Bailey, 79, was born in Pensacola, Florida on November 18, 1940 and passed away peacefully on October 22, 2020 in Greer, SC, surrounded by his loving family. Bruce was a native of Livonia, Louisiana and was only recently preceded in death by his wife of 57 years, Joel Marie “To…

A loving husband, father, grandfather, brother, native of New Roads and resident of Maringouin, he passed away on Saturday, October 17, 2020 at 12:10 a.m. at his home. He was 63 and a retired deputy from Pointe Coupee Parish Sheriff’s Office after 22 years of service, a member of Immaculate …

Charles Edward Johnson, a lifelong resident of Batchelor, departed this life on Tuesday October 13, 2020 at the age of 57. Visitation will be held on Friday October 23, 2020 from 2-6 p.m. at 152 Highway 3050, Morganza, LA. Visiting Saturday October 24, 2020 from 9 a.m. until religious servic…

Logan Michael Hamilton made a fast, noisy and boisterous entrance into this world on August 25, 1994. And for those who knew him, life would never be the same. Born in Baton Rouge, a resident of Paige, TX and New Roads, LA. Logan passed away on October 13, 2020.  Logan was one of a kind. He …

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Dr. Bobby Fulmer passed away at his home on October 1, 2020, at the age of 86, surrounded by his family after a lengthy battle with Alzheimer’s. He was a physician and long-time resident of New Roads, LA and a native of Homer, LA. He is survived by his son Gene and wife Julie of New Roads; h…

ELBERT HUBBARD CAMPBELL, “Brother Campbell”, “Mr. Campbell”, or “Pa Campbell”, all names he was affectionately known by, was born in Rehoboth Beach, Delaware on December 7th, 1925. We all know Elbert best for his love for his God, Jehovah. Elbert was baptized in 1990 and spent nearly 30 year…

Brother Joseph Earl Benedict (Potty) was born on May 4, 1964 to the late Olivia G. Benedict and the late Tellessee Benedict in Lafayette, La. He departed this life on October 14, 2020 at his residence. Joseph was baptized at an early age at Mount Pilgrim Baptist Church under the leadership o…

Victor J. Martin entered into eternal rest on October 1, 2020 at the age of 80. He retired from Crown Zellerbach (James River Paper Mill) after 33 years of service. . He was also an avid hunter and a faithful member of St. Augustine Catholic Church. Survived by his wife of 53 years Cammieal …

At 96 years young, Gertrude Leblanc left to be with the Lord in the early morning hours of Friday, October 9th, 2020. She was in her home where she had been surrounded by her family in her final weeks. There will a funeral service held in her honor this week at St. Ann’s Catholic Church in M…

Due to Covid Mandates, the funeral home will be limited to 75 at a time and the church will be limited to 75% capacity. Face mask will be required before entering. 

Joan Marie Ruiz Crochet a native of Lakeland, La passed away on September 22, 2020 at the age of 80.

Patricia Ann Dugas went to be with the Lord on September 26, 2020 at the age of 74. She is survived by the father of her children, Alex Dugas; her children, Dickie L. Dugas and Lisa D. Sonnier (Davis). She was the loving grandmother of Dickie L. Dugas Jr., Aaron J. Sonnier, and Dillon A. Son…

Mary H. Bridgewater affectionately known as Suga) was born on December 24, 1922 to the late Cora Jackson Haynes and Mose Haynes. She transitioned at 10:30 p.m. on Thursday, September 3, 2020 at her home surrounded by her family. On January 16, 1942, she was united in holy matrimony to Clevus…

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“For I am now ready to be offered, and the time of my departure is at hand. I have fought the fight. I have finished my course. I have kept the faith.” 2 Timothy 4: 6-7. Alphonse LeBlanc, age 82, passed away peacefully on Sept. 12, 2020 after a courageous battle with cancer. A native and lon…

John 3:16 “For God so loved the world that he gave his one and only son, that whoever believes in him shall not perish but have eternal life.” Danny Wayne Jarreau entered into his eternal life with his heavenly father when he passed away on Friday, September 11, 2020. He was 71 and a residen…

Msgt. Anthony Victorian, USAF Retired, died peacefully at The Clarity at the Crossings surrounded by family at the age of 77 on September 13, 2020. He was a native of Ventress, La. and resident of New Roads, La. He retired from the United States Air Force with over 20 years of service. Antho…

There is a time for everything, a time to be born and a time to die. On Friday, August 28, 2020 the Angel of God took the hand of our loved one and gently led her to paradise. Veronica Patsy Hebert Young was born January 29, 1951 in New Roads, Louisiana to Albertha and Nathaniel Hebert, Sr. …

A resident of Ventress, LA, born and raised in Red Oak, NC, passed away at the Lacour House on Wednesday, August 26, 2020 at the age of 96.  She was a beloved wife, mother, grandmother and great grandmother.  She is survived by her son, Greene Davis, Jr.; daughter, Mary Davis; grandchildren,…

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