Roy Len Anthony

Dec 29, 2023

Roy Len Anthony passed away on Friday, December 29, 2023, in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, at the age of 59.  He was born on Saturday, October 24, 1964 in Franklinton, Louisiana to the late Betty Granger Anthony and  Leonard Anthony.  He was a resident of Folsom, Louisiana. Roy enjoyed spending his time working on vehicles, helping others, hunting and fishing. He...

Mary Virginia Easley Wilson

Dec 29, 2023

Mary Virginia Easley Wilson, of Kentwood, Louisiana, passed away at her home on Friday, December 29, 2023, at the age of 77. She was born on July 14, 1946, in Amite, Louisiana, the daughter of the late Jeff Easley and Mary Virginia Ward Easley. Virginia was a loving, Christian woman with a servant's heart. She was proud of her work...

James Whitaker

Dec 27, 2023

James Allen Whitaker passed away on Wednesday, December 27, 2023, in Ponchatoula, Louisiana, at the age of 58.  He was born on Thursday, September 2, 1965 in Metairie, Louisiana to the late Hazel Rita West.  He was a resident of Ponchatoula, Louisiana.

James is survived by his sons, Jonathan Whitaker, Justin Whitaker and his wife, Samantha, and Jason Whitaker; grandchildren,...

Christopher O'Neill

Dec 26, 2023

Christopher O'Neill passed away on Tuesday, December 26, 2023, in Hammond, Louisiana, at the age of 43.  He was born on Monday, August 25, 1980 in Independence, Louisiana to the late Cheryl Zeiser and Lucius O'Neill.  He was a resident of Tickfaw, Louisiana.

Christopher is survived by his children, daughter, Presley Preston and son, Nathan O'Neill and his mom Anna;...

Allen Leroy "Bootsie" Jones

Dec 26, 2023


“I have fought the good fight, I have finished the race, I have kept the faith. Now there is in store for me the crown of righteousness, which the Lord, the righteous Judge, will award to me on that day-and not only to me, but also to all who have longed for his appearing.”  II Timothy 4:7-8

Allen Leroy...

Marlene "Marci" Marie Cooper Brindza

Dec 25, 2023

Marlene “Marci” Marie Cooper Brindza passed away on Monday, December 25, 2023, in Houston, Texas, at 52. She was born on Thursday, February 25, 1971, in New Orleans, Louisiana, to Joan Phelan Cooper and Paul Ervin Cooper. She was raised in Metairie, LA, and was a resident of Memphis, TN. Marlene made the best cake balls and pralines you ever...

Hope Husser Tate

Dec 24, 2023

Hope Husser Tate, 71 years old, of Loranger, Louisiana, passed away peacefully on Sunday, December 24, 2023 after a long battle with cancer. She was born on Saturday, January 12, 1952, the daughter of the late Muriel Leo and Hilda Burnthorn Husser.

Hope is survived by her daughter, Charity Rick, son & daughter-in-law, Frank Rick IV and April Rick, grandchildren,...

Connie Jones Valenti

Dec 24, 2023

Connie Jones Valenti passed away on December 24, 2023, at her residence in Ponchatoula, Louisiana, at the age of 73. Connie was born on September 18, 1950, to J. Virgil Jones and F. Elvira Jones. She was a lifelong resident of Ponchatoula, LA. Connie was known for her love of dancing the night away with her favorite dance partners and...

Janet Pauline Ferrara DiGiovanni

Dec 22, 2023

Janet Pauline Ferrara DiGiovanni, of Independence, Louisiana, passed away on Friday, December 22, 2023, at the age of 71. She was born on November 5, 1952, in Hammond, Louisiana, the daughter of the late Charles Ferrara Sr. and Angie Gill Ferrara.Janet is survived by her children, Angie Lacoste (Timothy), Josie DiGiovanni, and Joseph DiGiovanni Jr. (Laureen); grandchildren, Giovanna Dufrene, Timothy...

Elizabeth Price Lafargue

Dec 21, 2023

Elizabeth Price Lafargue, of Hammond, Louisiana, passed away at her residence on Thursday, December 21, 2023, at the age of 57. She was born on Wednesday, March 23, 1966, in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, the daughter of the late Henry L. Price and the late Barbara Jones Price.

Beth was a dedicated member of the First United Methodist Church of Hammond....