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Fred Torrence

September 18, 2020

Torrence , Fred Departed this life on Friday, September 18, 2020 at North Oaks Hospital, Hammond La. Visitation will held on Friday September 25, 2020 from 3pm - 5pm Immediate Family Only. Drive Thru-Viewing 5pm -8pm at MJR Friendly Service Home, 87 Paddio Johnson Lane Hwy 1042. Greensburg La. Visitation Saturday September 26, 2020, 9am until Religious service at 12 noon, Conducted by...
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Margaret Glenn

September 9, 2020

Margaret Glenn depart this life on September 9, 2020 at the age of 94, in Inglewood California. Funeral Service will be Friday, September 25, 2020 at 10 am MJR Friendly Service Funeral Home, Denham Springs. Interment: St Mark Memorial Cemetery, Walker, La.
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Roosevelt Gordon Gordon

September 9, 2020

Let not your heart be troubled: ye believe in God, believe also in me. In my Father's house are many mansions: if it were not so, I would have told you. I go to prepare a place for you. And if I go and prepare a place for you, I will come again, and receive you unto myself; that where I am, there ye may be also." John 14:1-3 Roosevelt Gordon transitioned to his heavenly home on Wednesday,...
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Lena Jones Grant

September 7, 2020

Grant, Lena Jones Lena Jones Grant was born on November 17, 1936 and entered into eternal rest on September 7, 2020. She was a native of Livingston Parish and a resident of Baton Rouge, La. Drive-up visitation at MJR Friendly Funeral Home 7803 Florida Blvd Denham Springs La., 5pm-8pm on Sunday, September 13. Visitation Monday September 14, 2020, at Saint Luke Baptist Church 6262 Jefferson...
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Tonya Renea Gordon

September 4, 2020

Departed this life on Friday September 4, 2020.Private Family Viewing Thursday September 10th,2020 3pm-5pm . Drive -thru Viewing from 5pm-8pm at MJR Friendly Service Funeral Home,87 Paddio Johnson Lane hwy 1042, Greensburg, La. 70441. Visitation will be Friday 9am until Religous Service at 12 noon at MJR Friendly Service Funeral Home. Arrangements Entrusted to MJR Friendly Service Funeral Home,...
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Elder Derek M Pate

September 3, 2020

Elder Derek M. Pate, Sr., 54, a resident of Hammond, La., departed this life Thursday, September 3, 2020 at St. Tammany Hospital in Covington, La. Visitations Friday September 11, 2020 from 5 pm-8pm, MJR Friendly Service Funeral Home, 7803 Florida Blvd., Denham Springs, LA 70727 and Saturday, September 12, 2020 from 9 am until religious service. Funeral Service, at 12 noon at Claiborne AME Zion...
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Elder Herman Rabbit Crier, Sr

August 26, 2020

Crier, Sr., Elder Herman (Rabbit) Enter peacefully into rest on Wednesday, August 26, 2020 in Greensburg La. Visitation will be on Saturday, September 5, 2020 at 9 am until Religious Service at 1pm at MJR Friendly Service Funeral Home 87 Paddio Johnson Lane, Hwy 1042 Greensburg, La. He leaves to cherish his memories : 4 Daughters Patricia (Raymond) McCoy of Greensburg, La. Lisa (Freddie) Hall,...
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AC Taylor

August 22, 2020

AC Taylor enter in to rest on Saturday August 22, 2020, at Tangie- Pine Nursing Home, Amite La. Immediate Family visitation 3:30 pm -5 pm ,Friday August 28, 2020. Drive- Thru Viewing 5pm -8pm MJR Friendly Service Funeral Home, 87 Paddio Johnson Lane ,Hwy 1042 Greensburg, La. Religious Service on Saturday August 29,2020,at Greater Refuge Temple Ministries 1011 NW Central Ave, Amite La. 70422...
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Donald L Parkers

August 18, 2020

Parker, Donald Lee Donald Parker, entered into rest Tuesday, August 18 2020, at BRGMC of Baton Rouge, La. Drive -thru Viewing will be on Thursday August 27, 2020 3pm -7pm MJR Friendly Service Funeral Home Denham Springs La. Visitation will be Friday August 28, 2020 12 noon Religous Service will be at 1pm at Bethany North 13855 Plank Road Baker, La.. Conducted by Garlin Mizell. Interment: Pine...
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Mildred Newton

August 18, 2020

Newton, Mildred Mildred Newton enter peacefully into rest on Tuesday, August 18, 2020, at Ochnser Medical Hospital, New Orleans La. Visitation will be Saturday, August 29, 2020 at 10 am until Religious Service at 11am. Sweet Home Missionary B. C. 11427 CB Temple Road, Kentwood La, 70444, Conducted by Rev. Lee Pounds. Interment: Sweet Home Missionary B. C. Cemetery. Entrusted Arrangement to MJR...
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Almeta C. Knighten

August 18, 2020

Almeta C. Knighten enter peacefully into rest on Wednesday, August 18th, 2020. Family hour 1 pm-2 pm on Thursday, August 27, 2020. Drive -thru viewing 4 pm -8 pm. at MJR Friendly Service Funeral Home, 87 Paddio Johnson Hwy 1042, Greensburg, La. Visitation Friday. August 28, 2020 at 9am until Religous Service at 1 pm. at MJR Friendly Service Funeral Home, Greensburg La, Conducted by Rev....
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Ke'Lin Deneen Dillard

August 17, 2020

Dilliard, Ke'Lin Deneen Ke'Lin Deneen Dillard enter to rest on Monday, August 17, 2020. She was resident of Baton Rouge La. Graveside service will be Tuesday, August 25, 2020 12 noon. Conducted by Rev Joseph Quincy. Interment: Roselawn Memorial Park, Baton Rouge La. Professional Service Entrusted to MJR Friendly Service Funeral Home, Denham Springs, La
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Shirley Givens

August 16, 2020

Shirley Givens, Enter peacefully into rest on Sunday, August 16th 2020, at Our Lady of The Lake Regional Medical Center in Baton Rouge La. Visitation Thursday August 27,2020 at MJR Friendly Service Funeral Home , Denham Springs La. 7 pm to 9 pm. Funeral Service will be on Friday August 28, 2020 at MJR Friendly Service Funeral Home 87 Paddio Johnson Lane Hwy 1042 Greensburg, La. 70441....
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Savior Beauchamp

August 12, 2020

Savior Beauchamp Sr., a resident of Baton Rouge, La. departed this life on Wednesday, August 12,2020. Visitation will be Friday August 21,2020 from 4 pm to 6 pm Family only. Drive Thru Viewing 6 pm - 8 pm. Visitation 9 am until Religious Service Saturday, August 22 2020 at 11 am at MJR Friendly Service Funeral Home 7803 Florida Boulevard, Denham Springs, La. Reverend Roy Barnes of New Light ...
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Booker T Nathan Amacker

August 12, 2020

Booker T.( Nathan) Amacker Sr, a resident of Greensburg, Louisiana. Booker T. departed this life on Wednesday, August 12, 2020. Visitation will be on Friday August 14, 2020 at 4 pm - 8pm. Funeral service will be held on Saturday, August 15, 2020 at 1:00pm at MJR Friendly Service Funeral Home 87 Paddio Johnson Road, Greensburg, La. MJR Friendly Service Funeral Home, Greensburg La. Join Zoom...
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Alvin Moonie Amacker, Sr

August 7, 2020

Alvin ( Moonie) Amacker Sr, a resident of Greensburg, Louisiana. Alvin departed this life on Friday, August 7, 2020.Visitation will be on Friday August 14, 2020 at 4 pm - 8pm. Funeral service will be held on Saturday, August 15, 2020 at 1:00pm at MJR Friendly Service Funeral Home 87 Paddio Johnson Road, Greensburg, La. MJR Friendly Service Funeral Home, Denham Springs, La. Join Zoom Meeting...
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Carrie Rogers- Johnson

August 5, 2020

Rogers - Johnson, Carrie Carrie Johnson - Rogers enter into eternal rest on Wednesday, August 5th 2020, at her residence in Baton Rouge, La. Immediate Family Hour will on Friday August 14,2020 from 4pm - 5pm, at MJR Friendly Service Funeral Home, Denham Springs, La. Drive - Thru Viewing will from 6 pm - 8pm. Visitation on Saturday, August 15, 2020 at 9am until Religious Service at 11 am. MJR...
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Ervin Fletcher

August 5, 2020

Ervin Fletcher Sr. age 66, entered into eternal rest on Wednesday, August 5, 2020. Visitations will be on Monday, August 10, 2020 from 10am until service begins at 12 noon at Saints United COGIC, 44102 Simon Jackson Lane, Hammond, LA. Pastor Willie White officiating. Interment in Galilee Cemetery, Springfield, Louisiana. Arrangements entrusted to MJR Friendly Service Funeral Home.
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Loretta Myles Wilson

August 1, 2020

Wilson - Myles, Loretta Loretta Myles -Wilson entered into rest on Saturday, August 1, 2020 at the age of 65. A private family viewing will on Friday August 7th, 2020, 3pm - 5pm, Drive-thru viewing 5pm -8 pm at MJR Friendly Service Funeral Home 87 Paddio Johnson Lane Hwy 1042, Greensburg, La. Religious will be held on Saturday, August 8th, 2020, 1pm at Lazard Temple Church 15750 Hwy 43...
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Joseph Norris Ceasar, Jr

July 31, 2020

Ceasar Jr., Joseph Norris Joseph Norris Ceasar Jr., entered into rest at his residence on Friday, July 31, 2020. Visitation Thursday August 6, 2020 Immediate Family 1pm - 3pm. Drive Thru - Viewing August 6, 2020 3pm- 8pm. Visitation Friday August 7, 2020 from 11am to Religious Service at 1 pm. MJR Friendly Service Funeral Home 7803 Florida Blvd, Denham Springs La, Conducted by Pastor Eunice...
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Carl Edward Keller

July 29, 2020

Keller, Carl Edward Carl Edward Keller, a resident and native of Walker, departed this life on Wednesday, July 29, 2020 at his resident at the age of 58. Drive -Thru Viewing will be on Friday, August 7, 2020 from 4pm - 8pm. at MJR Friendly Service Funeral Home at 7803 Florida Blvd , Denham Springs, La. 70726. A Drive -Thru Memorial Service will be Saturday August 8, 2020 10am - 11am at Greater...
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Wallace "Boosie" Smith

July 21, 2020

Smith, Wallace "Boosie" Wallace "Boosie" Smith, age 79, a native of Greensburg and resident of Clinton, departed this life on Monday, July 21, 2020 at his home. Visitation at MJR Friendly Service Funeral Home 87 Paddio Johnson Lane, Greensburg from 11 am Sunday July 26th until religious service funeral home chapel at 1 pm. Conducted by Bishop George Veal, Interment in Beech Grove Cemetery,...
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Wallace Bradford Matthews

July 20, 2020

Matthews , Wallace Bradford Wallace Bradford Matthews a resident of Greensburg, La. departed this life on Monday, July 20,2020 at the age of 85. He was graduated from St. Helena Parish Training School and Southern University he received a Master Degree. He was a Football, Basketball Coach, Physical Education Teacher. He served in the Untied States Army from 1955-1957 received an Honorable...
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Lue Vater Matthews

July 19, 2020

Matthews, Lue Vater Departed this life on July 19, 2020. Family time visitation will Friday July 24, 2020 3pm - 5pm. Drive -Thru Visitation 5pm-7pm at MJR Friendly Service Funeral Home. Religious Service Saturday July 24,2020, at 1 pm MJR Friendly Service Funeral Home. 87 Paddio Johnson Hwy1042 Greensburg, La. Arrangement Entrusted to MJR Friendly Service Funeral Home Greensburg, La
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Alice Page

July 16, 2020

Alice Page's spirit left her earthly body on Thursday, July 16, 2020. She leaves to mourn a host of siblings, nieces, nephews, cousins, other family members, and friends. To preserve memories of her, a viewing will be from 10-11 a.m. A funeral service will begin at 11 a.m. Saturday, July 25, 2020, at MJR Friendly Service Funeral Home, 87 Paddio Johnson Road, Greensburg, Louisiana 70441....
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Ezra Don Shannon II

January 16, 1993 - July 5, 2020

Shannon II, Ezra Don Ezra Don Shannon II was born on January 16, 1993 in Baton Rouge, La to Ezra Don Shannon and Carolyn Smith Shannon. He departed this earthy life on July 5, 2020. He is survived by his parents, his son Jayden Emir'Rashad Shannon, 4 sisters Veronica (Russell), Almelda, Atise Shannon, Priscilla Shannon and Tramaine Shannon. A Celebration of Life will be held for Ezra II on...
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Sarah Coleman-Graves

June 26, 2020

Graves - Coleman, Sarah On June 26,2020, she exchanged this earthly life eternal life at her resident. She leaves to cherish her memories her son; To Graves Jr. (Cathy) of Columbus Georgia; her daughter Gwendolyn Graves-Brewer of Baton Rouge, La grandchildren , Brian (Michelle), Ashley Sarah Frances, Tom III and Gabrielle; great-grandchildren, Deon, Asia Nicole, Brian Jr., Breanna, Braylen,...
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James Fisher

June 25, 2020

Fisher Sr, James passed away on June 25,2020 at the age of 85. Visitation will Sunday July 5,2020 Family hour 10am to 12 noon. Drive-Thru Viewing 12noon to 6pm at MJR Friendly Service Funeral Home 87 Paddio Johnson Lane Hwy 1042 Greensburg, La. Visitation Monday July 6,2020 from 10am until Religious Service at 11am MJR Friendly Service Funeral Home 87 Paddio Johnson Lane Hwy 142 Greensburg, La...
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Earline Lathers

June 21, 2020

Lathers, Earline Departed this life June 21, 2020 at the age of 79. Visitation, Saturday June 27,2020 from 9 am until Religious Service at 11 am at MJR Friendly Service Funeral Home, Denhan Springs La Conducted by Superintendent Ezra Shannon Interment St.Joseph Church Cemetery, Pine Grove La. Entrusted Arrangement MJR Friendly Service Funeral Denham Springs. La. 2256658002
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Shannon Hoyt

June 19, 2020

Departed this life on June 19,2020 At the age of 55. MJR Friendly Service Funeral Service Home in Charge of Arrangement.
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Marsha Chaney

June 18, 2020

Chaney, Marsha Departed this life on June 18, 2020 at the age of 35. Family hour 4pm to 5pm Drive -Thru Viewing 5pm to 8pm on June 26.2020 at MJR Friendly Service Funeral Home, 87 Paddio Johnson Lane Hwy 1042 Greensburg, La. Visitation will be June 27, 2020 at 1pm until Religious Service at 2pm. Interment Black Creek Cemetery, Darlington La. Entrusted Arrangement to MJR Friendly Service...
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Edward Thomas

June 15, 2020

Thomas, Edward Entered into eternal rest on June 15,2020 at the age of 86. Born Phoenix La. on December 26,1933, he became a resident of New Orleans in adulthood until moving to Baton Rouge following Hurricane Katrina. He was known to be unquiet, resolute and hard working. He leaves to cherish his memory: his loving wife Thelma Rudison Thomas, Children: Bernadine Thomas Gordon (Perry), Sharmeen...
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Laverne Self

June 15, 2020

Self, Laverre Departed this life on June 15, 2020 at the of 56. Visitation will held Friday June 26. 2020 2pm -7pm at MJR Friendly Service Funeral Home 87 Paddio Johnson Lane Hwy 1042 Greensburg, La. Visitation will be held on Saturday at 10 am. Religious service will held on Saturday 11am at MJR Friendly Service Funeral Home. Interment Self Cemetery. Entrusted Arrangements MJR Friendly...
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William Moore

May 27, 2020

passed away on May 27,2020 at the age of 23. Visitation will Friday June 5,2020 5pm to 8pm at MJR Friendly Service Funeral Home 87 Paddio Johnson Lane Hwy 1042 Greensburg, La. Religious Service will resume on Saturday June 6, 2020 at MJR Friendly Service Funeral Home Greensburg La, at 12 noon. Arrangements Entrusted to MJR Friendly Service Funeral. Greensburg La.
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Tyrone Lee Carter

May 27, 2020

passed away on May 27,2020 at the age of 48. Visitation will Friday June 5,2020 5pm to 8pm at MJR Friendly Service Funeral Home 87 Paddio Johnson Lane Hwy 1042 Greensburg, La. Religious Service will resume on Saturday June 6, 2020 at MJR Friendly Service Funeral Home Greensburg La, at 12 noon. Arrangements Entrusted to MJR Friendly Service Funeral. Greensburg La.
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Eddie Carter

May 27, 2020

passed away on May 27,2020 at the age of 44. Visitation will Friday June 5,2020 5pm to 8pm at MJR Friendly Service Funeral Home 87 Paddio Johnson Lane Hwy 1042 Greensburg, La. Religious Service will resume on Saturday June 6, 2020 at MJR Friendly Service Funeral Home Greensburg La, at 12 noon. Arrangements Entrusted to MJR Friendly Service Funeral. Greensburg, La
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Tami Lynn Howard

May 21, 2020

Passed away on May 21,2020 At Baton Rouge General Bluebonnet at the age 50. Visitation will be held on Tuesday May 26,2020 at 12pm until 12:30 at MJR Friendly Service Funeral Home 7803 Florida Blvd Denham Springs, La. She leaves to cherish her memories her Parents Mother Gloria Frank, New Orleans La. Father James Frank, Thibodeaux La, 7 Sisters Karen (Drayton) Hillard Walker La., Donna Hill New...
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Bernice Corbin

May 16, 2020

Bernice Corbin, passed away May 16, 2020. at the age 76. Visitation will Friday May 22, 2020, at 10am until Religious at 12pm. Funeral Services Entrusted to MJR Friendly Funeral Home 7803 Florida Blvd. Denham Springs, La
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Curtistine Williams - McClinto

May 15, 2020

Departed this life at the age of 73, resident of Metairie, La died May 15, 2020 at her home surrounded by her family. Visitation will be held Saturday May 23,2020 at 10 am until Religious service at 12 noon at MJR Friendly Service Funeral Home 87 Paddio Johnson Lane Hwy 1042. Greensburg,La 70441. Interment Black Creek AME Darlington La. Entrusted to MJR Friendly Service Funeral Home, Greensburg,...
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Wille Thompson, Jr.

May 14, 2020

Willie Thompson Jr. born June 17, 1970 departed this life May 14, 2020. Bae you left me too soon. Even if you had lived to be an old man I would still say we didn't have enough time. There's nothing about our relationship that was ordinary from the day we met. I remember the day late January 2003 you called the Nurses Station where we worked, and so bluntly said "I am so attracted to you" that...
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Larry Walker

January 15, 2020

Larry Walker, age 58, a resident of Denham Springs, departed this life, Wednesday, January 15, 2020 at The Crossing @ Clarity Hospice., Baton Rouge. Visitation at MJR Friendly Service Funeral Home, 7803 Florida Blvd., Denham Springs from 11 am Saturday, January 25th until religious service in the chapel at 1 pm. Conducted by Rev. Leroy Taylor. Interment in Louisiana National Cemetery, Zachary at...
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Pannett Hall

January 13, 2020

Pannett Lee Hall. age 74, a resident of Baton Rouge, departed this life, Monday, January 13, 2020 at her home, Visitation at Turner Chapel AME Church, 875 Turner Chapel Rd., Greensburg from 9 am Saturday, Jan. 18th until religious service at 11 am. Interment in the church cemetery. Arrangements entrusted to MJR Friendly Service Funeral Home, Greensburg.
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Katie Griffin

January 5, 2020

Katie Griffin, age 95, of Baton Rouge, departed this life, Sunday, Jan. 5, 2020 at Nottingham Regional Rehabilitation Center. Visitation at Orange Grove COGIC, 1112 Petti St., Kentwood from 8:30 am Saturday, Jan. 11th until religious service at 10 am. Conducted by Elder Rodney Harrell. Interment in Hookfin Cemetery, Kentwood. Arrangements entrusted to MJR Friendly Service Funeral Home, Denham...
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Donnell Amacker

January 1, 2020

Donnell Amacker, age 59, of Cullman, AL, departed this life, Wednesday, Jan. 1, 2020. Visitation at Rocky Hill AME Church, 151 Rocky Hill Rd., Greensburg from 12 noon Saturday, Jan. 11th. until religious service at 1 pm. Interment in Rocky Hill Cemetery. Arrangements entrusted to MJR Friendly Service Funeral Home, Greensburg.
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Freddie Donahue

December 30, 2019

Freddie Donahue "Cha Cha", age 69, of Baton Rouge, departed this life Wednesday, Dec. 11, 2019 at Capitol Nursing & Rehabilitation Center, Baton Rouge. Religious service at MJR Friendly Service Funeral Home, 7803 Florida Blvd., Denham Springs at 11 am Monday, Dec. 30th. Arrangements entrusted to MJR Friendly Service Funeral Home, Denham Springs.
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Gordon Gross

December 25, 2019

Gordon Gross, age 64, of Baton Rouge, departed this life, Wednesday, December 25, 2019 at his residence. Religious service at MJR Friendly Service Funeral Home, 7803 Florida Blvd., Denham Springs at 11 am Saturday, Jan. 4, 2020. Cremation will follow. Arrangements entrusted to MJR Friendly Service Funeral Home, Denham Springs in charge of arrangements.
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Eugene Miles

December 16, 2019

Eugene Miles, age 88, of Baton Rouge, departed this life Monday, Dec. 16, 2019 at OLOL Regional Medical Center, Baton Rouge. Visitation at MJR Friendly Service Funeral Home, 7803 Florida Blvd., Denham Springs from 9 am Friday, Dec. 20th. until religious service in the chapel at 11 am. Conducted by Bishop Larry Rheams. Interment in Whitehall Cemetery, Whitehall. Arrangements entrusted to MJR...
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Phillip Ellsworth

December 13, 2019

Phillip Ellsworth, Jr., age 83, of Denham Springs, departed this life Friday, Dec. 13, 2019 at Ochsner Medical Center, Baton Rouge. Visitation at MJR Friendly Service Funeral Home, 7803 Florida Blvd., Denham Springs from 2 pm to 8 pm Friday, Dec. 20th. Religious service at Andrew Chapel United Methodist Church, 50311 Hwy. 16, Denham Springs at 1 pm Saturday. Conducted by Pastor Karl M. Clark....
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Damaria Morrow

December 5, 2019

Damaria Morrow, age 35, passed away Thursday, Dec. 5, 2019 in Georgia. Visitation at MJR Friendly Service Funeral Home, 7803 Florida Blvd., Denham Springs from 9 am Saturday, December 28th. until religious service in the chapel at 11 am. Interment in Holly Gardens Cemetery, Hammond. Arrangements entrusted to MJR Friendly Service Funeral Home.
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Louis Robinson

December 2, 2019

Louis Robinson, age 68, of Greensburg, departed this life Monday, December 2, 2019. Visitation at MJR Friendly Service Funeral Home, 87 Paddio Johnson Lane, Greensburg 5 pm to 9 pm Friday, Dec. 14th. Religious service at Venable Chapel AME Church, 185 Venable Chapel Rd., Greensburg at 11 am Saturday. Interment in church cemetery. Arrangement entrusted to MJR Friendly Service Funeral Home,...
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Joseph Self

November 28, 2019

Joseph Self, Sr., age 82, of Greensburg, departed this life, Thursday, November 28, 2019 at The Woodleigh Place of Baton Rouge. Visitation at Sweet New Hope Church, 1051 New Hope Rd., Greensburg from 9 am Saturday, Dec. 7th. until religious service at 12 noon. Conducted by Dr. Samuel Travis, Jr. Interment in Self Cemetery, Greensburg. Arrangements entrusted to MJR Friendly Service Funeral Home,...
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Marion Galmon

November 21, 2019

Marion Galmon "Meatskin", age 81, a resident of Dennis Mills, departed this life Thursday, November 21, 2019 at her home. Visitation at Andrew Chapel United Methodist Church, 41600 Hwy. 16, Denham Springs (Dennis Mills) from 9 am Saturday, November 30th. until religious service at 11 am. Conducted by Rev. Karl Clark. Interment in Andrew Chapel Cemetery, Dennis Mills. Arrangements entrusted to MJR...
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Willie Turner

November 15, 2019

Willie James Turner, 60 years of age, a devoted and loving husband, father, brother and friend, passed away, Friday, November 15, 2019, surrounded by his family. He was a resident of Denham Springs and a native of New Orleans. Visitation at Roberts United Methodist Church, 201 Julia St., Denham Springs from 4 pm to 7 pm Thursday, November 21st. Visitation will resume at the church from 9 am...
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James Turner

November 5, 2019

James Alex Turner, age 74, a resident of Hammond, departed this life, Tuesday, Nov. 5, 2019 t North Oaks Medical Center, Hammond. Visitation at St. Mark Baptist Church, 13590 Dunn Rd., Walker from 9 am Saturday, Nov. 9th. until religious service at 1 pm. Conducted by Elder Edgar Lee Thomas. Interment in Walker Memorial Park, Walker. Arrangements entrusted to MJR Friendly Service Funeral Home,...
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Monica Knighten

October 27, 2019

Monica Burton Knighten, age 44, a resident of Baton Rouge, departed this life, Sunday, October 27, 2019. Visitation at Hughes United Methodist Church, 802 N. 38th. St. from 9 am Saturday, November 2nd until religious service at 11 am. Interment in Roselawn Memorial Park, Baton Rouge. Arrangements entrusted to MJR Friendly Service Funeral Home, Denham Springs.
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Joseph Coleman

October 26, 2019

Joseph "Joe" Coleman, age 89, a US army veteran and a native of Greensburg, departed this life, Saturday, Oct. 19, 2019 at The Carpenter House. Visitation at Pipkin Chapel AME Church, 266 Chapel Rd., Greensburg from 9 am Saturday, Oct. 26th. until religious service at 1 pm. Conducted by Rev. Rochelle Brumfield. Interment in Pipkin Chapel Cemetery. Survived by his daughters, Deborah Coleman,...
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Joseph Hywood

October 25, 2019

Joseph Alfred Haywood, Jr., age 53, a resident of Greensburg, departed this life Sunday, October 25, 2019 at his home. Visitation at MJR Friendly Service Funeral Home, 87 Paddio Johnson Lane, Greensburg from 5 pm to 8 pm Saturday, November 2nd. Religious service at Rocky Hill AME Church, 151 Rocky Hill Rd., Amite at 2 pm Sunday. Conducted by Rev. Joe Chaney. Interment in Rocky Hill Cemetery....
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Herbert Mulberry

October 24, 2019

Herbert Mulberry, Jr., age 62, a resident of Baton Rouge, departed this life Thursday, Oct. 24, 2019 at OLOL Regional Medical Center, Baton Rouge. Visitation at MJR Friendly Service Funeral Home, 7803 Florida Blvd., Denham Springs from 2 pm to 8 pm Friday, Nov. 8th. Religious service at Mount Hope Baptist Church, 206 Sullivan St., Denham Springs at11 am Saturday, conducted by Pastor Curtis Wilson...
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OD Smith

October 23, 2019

O.D. Smith, Jr., age 65, a resident of Baton Rouge, departed this life, Wednesday, October 23, 2019 at his home. Visitation at MJR Friendly Service F/H, 7803 Florida Blvd., Denham Springs from 9 am Sat., November 2nd. until religious service in the chapel at 11 am. Interment in Mount Pilgrim Cemetery, Baton Rouge. Arrangements entrusted to MJR Friendly Service Funeral Home, Denham Springs.
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Walter Haywood

October 22, 2019

Walter Haywood, age 73, a resident of Greensburg, departed this life Tuesday, Oct. 22, 2019 at his home. Visitation at Lazard Temple COGIC, 15750 Hwy. 43, Greensburg from 11 am Saturday, Nov. 2nd. until religious service at 1 pm. Conducted by Rev. Marvin Schaffer, Sr. Interment in Johnson Cemetery, Greensburg. Arrangements entrusted to MJR Friendly Service Funeral Home, Greensburg.
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Roy Amacker

October 17, 2019

Roy Lee Amacker, age 65, of Orange, TX, passed away Tues., Dec. 17, 2019. Visitation at New Beginning Outreach Ministries, 1521 15th. St., Orange, TX from 9 am Sat., Dec. 28th. until religious service at 12 noon. Interment in Hollywood Cemetery. Arrangements entrusted to MJR Friendly Service Funeral Home, Greensburg.
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Ernest Burton

October 15, 2019

Ernest Burton, age 62, a resident of Greensburg, departed this life, Tuesday, October 15, 2019 at St. Helena Parish Hospital, Greensburg. Visitation at MJR Friendly Service Funeral Home, 87 Paddio Johnson Lane, Greensburg from 2 pm to 7 pm Tuesday, Oct. 22nd. Religious service in the funeral home chapel at 11 am Wednesday. Conducted by Rev. Floyd Holden, Sr. Interment in Venable Chapel Cemetery,...
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James Ramsey

October 11, 2019

James D. Ramsey, Sr., passed away on October 11, 2019 in Gary, IN at age 77. Formerly from Greensburg, LA, James graduated from St. Helena High School in 1961. He enlisted into the U. S. Army in 1964 where he served until 1971. James was a veteran of the Vietnam War. He was honorably discharged after receiving a "Purple Heart" for his sacrifice and meritorious service to his country. In 1971, Mr....
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John Smith

October 9, 2019

John Smith, age 62, a resident of Greensburg, departed this life, Wednesday, October 9, 2019 at North Oak Rehabilitation Hospital, Hammond. Visitation at MJR Friendly Service Funeral Home, 87 Paddio Johnson Lane, Greensburg from 9 am Sat., October 19th until religious service in the funeral home chapel at 11 am. Interment in Turner Chapel Cemetery, Greensburg. Arrangements entrusted to MJR...
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Brenda Johnson

October 8, 2019

Brenda Johnson "Shugg", age 60, a resident of Denham Springs, departed this life Tuesday, October 8, 2019 at Ochsner Medical Center, Baton Rouge. Visitation at Midway Baptist Church, 1004 Hatchell Lane, Denham Springs from 9 am Saturday, October 19th. until religious service at 2 pm. Conducted by Rev. Jesse Williams. Interment in Plainview Cemetery, Denham Springs. Arrangements entrusted to MJR...
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Melvin Watkins

September 14, 2019

Melvin Watkins, Jr., age 54, a resident of Springfield, departed this life, Saturday, September14, 2019 in Baton Rouge. Visitation at Galilee Baptist Church, 25969 Haynes Settlement Rd., Springfield, Rev. Warren Richards, pastor from 11 am Saturday, Sept. 21st until religious service at 1 pm. Conducted by Rev. Michael Otkins. Interment in Mount Pleasant Cemetery, Hammond. Arrangements entrusted...
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Dennis Self

September 14, 2019

Dennis Self, age 72, a resident of Greensburg, departed this life, Saturday, Sept. 14, 2019 at his home. Visitation at Apostolic Assembly of Christ Church, 48123 Hwy. 16, Denham Springs from 9 am Saturday Sept. 28th. until religious service at 11 am. Interment in Self Cemetery, Greensburg. Arrangements entrusted to MJR Friendly Service Funeral Home, Greensburg.
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Mansfield Lewis

September 11, 2019

Mansfield Lewis, Jr., age 75, a resident of Baton Rouge, departed this life Wednesday, September 11, 2019 at his home. Visitation at New Rising Sun Baptist Church, 16444 Highland Rd., Baton Rouge from 5 pm Friday, September 20th. until wake service at 6 pm. Conducted by Rev. Warren Carter. Visitation will resume at the church from 10 am Saturday until religious service at 11 am. Conducted by...
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Benjamin Self

September 9, 2019

Benjamin Self, age 69, a resident of Pine Grove, departed this life Monday, Sept. 9, 2019 at Lakeview Regional Medical Center, Covington. Visitation at In Time Harvest Ministries, 53314 Crossover Rd., Independence at 11 am Saturday, Sept. 14th. until religious service at 1 pm. Conducted by Apostle Charles Watkins. Interment in Self Cemetery, Greensburg. Arrangements entrusted too MJR Friendly...
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Michelle Scott

September 6, 2019

Michelle Scott Key, age 52 a resident of Denham Springs, departed this life, Friday, September 6, 2019. She was a graduated of Denham Springs High School and Southern University, Baton Rouge. Visitation at MJR Friendly Service Funeral Home, 7803 Florida Blvd., Denham Springs from 2 pm to 4 pm, Friday, Sept. 13th. Visitation will resume Friday at Roberts United Methodist Church, 201 Julia St.,...
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Casey Williams

August 29, 2019

Casey M. Williams, age 41, a resident of Baton Rouge, departed this life Saturday, Aug. 29, 2019 in Baton Rouge. Memorial service at MJR Friendly Service F/H, 7803 Florida Blvd., Denham Springs at 5 pm Wednesday, Aug. 29th. Arrangements entrusted to MJR Friendly Service F/H, Denham Spring
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Elzie McClendon

August 18, 2019

Elzie McClendon, age 81, of Baton Rouge, departed this life Sunday, August 18, 2019 at Our Lady of the Lake Regional Medical Center, Baton Rouge. Visitation at MJR Friendly Service Funeral Home, 87 Paddio Johnson Lane, Greensburg from 4 pm to 8 pm Friday, August 23, 2019. Religious service at Venable Chapel AME Church, 185 Venable Chapel Rd., Greensburg. Interment in the church cemetery. ...
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Audrey Robinson

August 17, 2019

Audrey Robinson, age 85, a resident of Greensburg, departed this life Saturday, Aug. 17, 2019 at Nottingham Nursing Home, Baton Rouge. Visitation at Turner Chapel AME Church, 875 Turner Chapel Rd., Greensburg from 10 am Saturday, August 24th until religious service at 1 pm. Interment in Turner Chapel Cemetery. Arrangements entrusted to MJR Friendly Service Funeral Home, Greensburg.
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Leroy Cox

August 15, 2019

Leroy Cox, age 77, of Ponchatoula, departed this life Monday, August 15, 2019 at Landmark Nursing Center of Hammond. Visitation at Galilee Missionary Baptist Church, 25969 Haynes Settlement Rd., Springfield from 11 am Sat. Aug. 24th until religious service at 1 pm. Rev Warren Richards, officiating. Interment in Galilee Church Cemetery, Springfield. Arrangements entrusted to MJR Friendly Service...
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Kenny Wayne Self

August 15, 2019

Kenny Wayne Self, age 37, a resident of Greensburg, departed this life, Thursday, Aug. 15, 2019 at University Medical Center of New Orleans. Visitation at New Hope Ministries, 325 New Hope Rd., Greensburg from 9 am Sat., Aug. 31st until religious service at 11 am. Conducted by Rev. Anthony Burton. Interment in New Hope Cemetery, Greensburg. Arrangements entrusted to MJR Friendly Service Funeral...
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Lamarcue Pleasant

August 12, 2019

Lamarcus Pleasant, age 39, of Denham Springs, departed this life Tuesday, August 13, 2019 at his home. Religious service at MJR Friendly Service Funeral Home, 7803 Florida Blvd., Denham Springs. Interment in Plainview Cemetery, Denahm Springs. Arrangements entrusted to MJR Friendly Service Funeral Home, Denham Springs.
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Brenda Fisher

August 1, 2019

Brenda Dee Fisher, age 66, a resident of Greensburg, departed this life, Thursday, August 1, 2019 at er resident. Visitation at MJR Friendly Service Funeral Home, 87 Paddio Johnson Lane, Greensburg, from 4 pm to 8 pm Tuesday Aug. 6th. Religious service at Pipken Chapel AME Church, Chipola at 11 am Wednesday. Rev. Mittie Muse, Jr., officiating. Interment in Johnson Cemetery, Chipola. Arrangements...
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Melvin Hills

July 18, 2019

Melvin "Deadbroke" Hills, 67, a veteran of the Korean War and longtime resident of New Orleans, LA, entered into eternal rest on July 18, 2019. He leaves to cherish his memories, his devoted wife Judy Roby Hills; Sons, Shane Bartholomew (Rocklon), Melvin Hills, Jr. (Catina), and Terrance Hills; daughters, Tameka Hills Roberts (Marcus), Racquel Roby Dabon (Emmett, III), and Tiffany Hills Quinn ...
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Zacchaeus Burton

July 17, 2019

Zacchaeus Burton, age 29, a resident of Baton Rouge, departed this life Wednesday, July 17, 2019 in DeQuincy. Memorial service at MJR Friendly Service Funeral Home, 7803 Florida Blvd., Denham Springs at 11 am Saturday, August 10, 2019. Arrangements entrusted to MJR Friendly Service Funeral Home, Denham Springs.
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Velma Dunn

July 15, 2019

Velma Turner Dunn, age 76, a retired educator and a resident of Springfield, departed this life Monday, July 15, 2019 at her daughter's home in Hammond. Visitation at Galilee Baptist Church, 25969 Haynes Settlement Rd., Springfield from 1 pm Sunday, July 21st until religious service at 3 pm. Conducted by Rev. Warren Richards. Interment in Galilee Cemetery, Springfield. Survived by her husband,...
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Lillie Taylor

July 13, 2019

Lillie Taylor, age 101, a resident of New Orleans and native of Clinton, departed this life Saturday, July 13, 2019 at her home. Visitation at Days Chapel AME Church, 17717 Hwy. 10, Clinton, Rev. Roger E. Robinson, Sr., pastor from 9 am Saturday, July 20th until religious service at 11 am. Rev. Ronald Southall, officiating. Interment in Days Chapel Cemetery, Clinton. Arrangements entrusted to MJR...
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John McClendon

July 9, 2019

John H. McClendon, age 77, a resident of Greensburg, departed this life Tuesday, July 9, 2019 at North Oaks Medical Center, Hammond. Visitation at MJR Friendly Service Funeral Home, 87 Paddio Johnson Lane, Greensburg from 4 pm to 8 pm Friday, July 19th. Religious service in the chapel at 1 pm Saturday. Interment in Venable Cemetery, Greensburg. Arrangements entrusted to MJR Friendly Service...
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Charles Hayes

June 28, 2019

Charles Hayes, age 71, a resident of Baton Rouge., departed this life Friday, June 28, 2019 at his home. Religious service at St. James Baptist Church, 1105 N. 44th St. at 12 noon Saturday, July 20th. Interment in Southern Memorial Gardens, Baton Rouge. Arrangements entrusted to MJR Friendly Service Funeral Home, Denham Springs.
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Emma Watswon

June 20, 2019

Emma Lee Watson, age 91, a resident of Amite, departed this life Thursday, June 20, 2019 at Tangi Pines Nursing Home, Amite. Visitation at Gospel Temple COGIC, 82 Banks Lane, Pine Grove from 9 am Saturday, June 29th until religious service at 11 am. Elder Peter Donald, officiating. Interment in New Hope Cemetery, Greensburg. Arrangements entrusted to MJR Friendly Service Funeral Home, Greenburg.
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Phillip Morris

June 19, 2019

Phillip Bertrand Morris, age 68, a US Army veteran and a resident of Baton Rouge, departed this life, Wednesday, June 19, 2019 at MD Anderson Hospital, Houston, TX. Visitation at Faith AME Zion Church, 3919 Groom Rd., Baker from 9 am Wednesday, June 26th until religious service at 11 am. Rev. Kenneth York, officiating. Interment in Louisiana National Cemetery, Zachary. Arrangements entrusted to...
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Phillip Morris

June 19, 2019

Phillip Bertrand Morris, age 68, a US Army veteran and a resident of Baton Rouge, departed this life, Wednesday, June 19, 2019 at MD Anderson Hospital, Houston, TX. Visitation at Faith AME Zion Church, 3919 Groom Rd., Baker from 9 am Wednesday, June 26th until religious service at 11 am. Rev. Kenneth York, officiating. Interment in Louisiana National Cemetery, Zachary. Arrangements entrusted to...
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Mary Jane Higginbotham

April 23, 2019

Mary Jane Higginbotham, age 88, a resident of Greensburg, departed this life, Tuesday, April 23, 2019 at North Oaks Medical Center, Hammond. Visitation at MJR Friendly Service Funeral Home, 87 Paddio Johnson Lane, Greensburg from 5 pm to 8 pm Friday, April 26th. Visitation will resume at Turner Chapel AME Church, 875 Turner Chapel Rd., Greensburg from 10 am Saturday until religious service at 12...
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Edwina Marshall

March 30, 2019

A loving Mother, Grandmother, and Great-Grandmother, Edwina Marshall, age 87, went home to be with her Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ on Wednesday, March 20, 2019 at The Landmark Nursing Center in Hammond, Louisiana. She was preceded in death by her husband, Wilford Marshall. She was a resident of Montpelier, Louisiana and a retired business owner of Marshall's Sweet Shop and Grocery. Homegoing...
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Ricky Hall

March 27, 2019

Ricky Hall, age 63, passed away on March 19,2019. Visitation on Wednesday, March 27,2019, 8 am until religious service at 10 am, MJR Friendly Service Funeral Home, 87 Paddio Johnson Lane, Greensburg. MJR Friendly Service Funeral Home in charge of arrangement.
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Robert Self

March 23, 2019

Robert Earl Self, age 67, of Denham Springs and native of Greensburg, passed away Sat., March 23, 2019. Visitation at MJR Friendly Service F/H, 7803 Florida Blvd., Denham Springs, 2 pm to 6 pm Friday, March 29th. Religious service at New Hope Ministries, 325 New Hope Rd., Greensburg at 1 pm Saturday. Interment in Self Cemetery, Greensburg. Arrangements entrusted to MJR Friendly Service F/H,...
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John Turner

March 20, 2019

John Turner, Jr., age 53, of Greensburg, passed away, Friday, March 29, 2019. Visitation at MJR Friendly Service F/H, 87 Paddio Johnson Lane, Greensburg from 9 am Wed., April 3rd. until religious service in the chapel at 10:30 am. Interment in Darlington Cemetery, Darlington. Arrangements entrusted to MJR Friendly Service F/H, Greensburg.
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Hazel McGary

March 18, 2019

Hazel McGary, age 49, passed away on Thursday, March 18,2019. Visitation from 11 am until religious service 1 pm, Saturday, March 30, 2019 at Sweethome Baptist Church, 19380 Florida Blvd., Albany, Louisiana. Interment in Sweethome Baptist Church Cemetery, Albany. MJR Friendly Service Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.
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Bennie Harrison

February 12, 2019

Bennie Harrison, the husband of Reola Jackson-Harrison departed this life on Tuesday, February 12,2019 at Northridge Community Care Center in Baker, LA. He was 94 years old, a World War II Veteran, a native of Covington,LA., resident of New Orleans, LA. and Baton Rouge, LA. Visitation is at Ebenezer Missionary Baptist Church, 2145 South Claiborne Ave, New Orleans,LA. from 9:00 am to 11:00 am,...
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Lena Talbert

February 4, 2019

Lena Talbert Hollins, age 85, entered into eternal rest on February 4, 2019. Viewing on Friday, February 8, 2019 from 4-7 pm. at MJR Friendly Service Funeral Home, 7803 Florida Blvd., Denham Springs. Visitation from 11:30 am until religious service 1 pm., Saturday, February 9, 2019, Banks Community Outreach Ministry, 2908 69th Ave., Baton Rouge. Interment in Winnfield Memorial Park. Arrangements...
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Jesse Jackson

January 27, 2019

Jesse Jackson, age 88, entered into eternal rest on January 27,2019. Visitation from 12 noon until religious service 1pm, Friday, February 1,2019 at Roberts United Methodist Church, 201 Julia St., Denham Springs. Interment in Plainview Cemetery, Denham Springs. Arrangement entrusted to MJR Friendly Service Funeral Home
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Anthony Terrell

January 27, 2019

Anthony Terrell, age 52, passed away on January 27,2019. Visitation from 8 am until religious service 10 am, Saturday, February 2,2019 at MJR Friendly Service Funeral Home, 7803 Florida Blvd., Denham Springs. Interment in St. Mark Cemetery, Walker. Arrangements entrusted to MJR Friendly Service Funeral Home.
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Lillie Caled

January 26, 2019

Lillie R. Caleb, age 87,passed away on Saturday, January 19,2019. Visitation from 9 am until religious service 11 am, Saturday, January 26,2019 at Galilee Missionary Baptist Church, 25969 Haynes Settlement Rd., Springfield. Interment in St. James Cemetery, Springfield. Arrangements entrusted to MJR Friendly Service Funeral Home.
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Ella Pierre

January 19, 2019

Ella J.Pierre, age 68, entered into eternal rest on Saturday, January 19,2019. Visitation from 12 noon until religious service 2 pm., Saturday, January 26,2019 at Bethlehem Baptist Church, 27289 Hwy. 22, Killian. Officiating Rev. Robert E. Smith. Interment in St. James Cemetery, Springfield. Arrangements entrusted to MJR Friendly Service Funeral Home.
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Terron Knox

January 13, 2019

Terron A. Knox, age 56, entered into eternal rest on January 13,2019. Visitation from 9 am until religious service 11 am, Saturday,January 19,2019 at MJR Friendly Service Funeral Home, 7803 Florida Blvd., Denham Springs. Professional arrangements entrusted to MJR Friendly Service Funeral Home. *RUN ON FRIDAY,JANUARY 18,2019 IN THE FREE SECTION
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Tyre Jackson

January 12, 2019

Tyre D. Jackson was born on January 30,1993 in Baton Rouge, La., to the union of Tressie Jackson and Fredrick Hayes. Tyre left us at the age of 25 on December 31,2018 at Our Lady of the Lake Hospital. He was educated in the East Baton Rouge Parish School System. Tyre leaves to cherish his memories: one daughter (Bailee Johnson), one sister (Fredricka Hayes), three brothers (Fredrick, Kedric, and...
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