Dustin Wayne Barber

Jan 16, 2024

“Things we lose have a way of coming back to us in the end, if not always in the way we expect.”

 -J.K. Rowlings

Dustin Wayne Barber, a life-long resident of Albany, Louisiana, tragically passed away in his home surrounded by his family on January 16, 2024. He was a beloved father, son, brother, cousin & friend whose presence will be dearly...

Mildred "Millie" Willie Boihem

Jan 15, 2024

Mildred "Millie" Willie Boihem, of Ponchatoula, Louisiana, passed away at her home surrounded by her family on Monday, January 15, 2024, at the age of 76. She was born on December 4, 1947, in Bogalusa, Louisiana.

Millie is survived by her children, Melissa, James (Kim), and PJ (Amanda); 10 grandchildren; 8 great grandchildren; 2 sisters; and 6 brothers.

She was...

Baby Ariana Luella Miller

Jan 10, 2024


Ariana Luella Miller was welcomed into heaven January 10, 2024.  She was the infant daughter of Madison Picou and Alex Miller.  Ariana was the granddaughter of Keith and Nicole Picou, Jonathan and Amy Dees, and Randy and Shannon Miller; great granddaughter of Keith Picou, Sr, Elda Wilson, Charlie and Marybeth Stevens, Ricky and Sandy Miller and Katie Crain.  Ariana...

Frances Mae Arnone

Jan 10, 2024

Frances Mae Arnone, longtime resident of Tickfaw, passed away on January 10, 2024, at the age of 89. She was a graduate from Independence High School and continued her studies at Southeastern University with a Master of Education.  Frances was a retired schoolteacher with over 50 years in St. Tammy Parish.  

She is survived by her brother Guy Arnone,...

Gary Paul Cancienne

Jan 9, 2024

Gary Paul Cancienne passed away on Tuesday, January 9, 2024, in Hammond, Louisiana, at the age of 73.  He was born on Wednesday, August 2, 1950 in Houma, Louisiana to the late Cloie Lanelle Strickland Cancienne and Latin Francis Cancienne, Jr.  He was a resident of Hammond, Louisiana.

Gary loved fishing and would go every opportunity he got.  He also...

James Royce Lloyd, Jr.

Jan 8, 2024


James Royce Lloyd, Jr. was born July 30, 1959, in Independence to the late Sarah Garofola Lloyd and James Royce Lloyd, Sr.  He passed away January 8, 2024, at Ochsner Hospital in Jefferson.  James was a resident of Tickfaw and was a retired welder for Southeastern Louisiana University.  He was a Chevrolet enthusiast and was a devout and devoted...

Elizabeth Ann Wallace Warmbir

Jan 7, 2024

Elizabeth Ann Wallace Warmbir, of Hammond, Louisiana, peacefully passed away at her home surrounded by her loving family on Sunday, January 7, 2024, at the age of 88. She was born on October 22, 1935, in Charleston, West Virginia, the daughter of the late Hobart Mckinley Wallace Sr. and Lola June Wise Wallace. Ann was a member of various art...

John W. Eady Sr.

Jan 7, 2024

John W. Eady, Sr. passed away on Sunday, January 7, 2024, in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, at the age of 76.  He was born on Friday, May 16, 1947, in Alhambra, California to the late Constance and Herman Eady.  He was a resident of Hammond, Louisiana.  John came from a large family of 13 siblings, learning the value of family time...

Carol Ann "Mamoo" LaVigne Vallie

Jan 6, 2024

Carol Ann “Mamoo” LaVigne Vallie, of Loranger, Louisiana, peacefully passed away at her home surrounded by her family on Saturday, January 6, 2024, at the age of 77. She was born on Thursday, August 29, 1946, in Alpena, Michigan, to the late Lawrence Edward and Marcia Mary LaVigne. 

Carol was best known as “Mamoo” to her family and those who...

Lorraine Z. Roussel

Jan 4, 2024

Lorraine Z. Roussel

Lorraine Z. Roussel, age 81, peacefully passed away on Thursday, January 4, 2024, surrounded by her loving family.  She was born to the late Georgina and Leon Wempren Sr. in New Orleans on February 5, 1942.  Lorraine could often be found at garage sales searching for antiques to collect or just a good deal, sitting on the...