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“I have not known Joy very long; however to know her was to love her. She will surely be missed in our Sunday School class at FBC, Sorry that I am...Read More »
1 of 8 | Posted by: Nancy L Brown - Baton Rouge., LA

“Randy, Mary Ann & Valerie, I am so sorry for your loss. Ms. Joy was always so happy and went through life with out a care in the world. She...Read More »
2 of 8 | Posted by: Sheila Ourso - Erwinville, LA

“Randy, Your Mom's name says it all. She enjoyed life to the fullest. I remember you having your Mom day and taking her to her massage. I pray for...Read More »
3 of 8 | Posted by: Sue Evarts - Holden, LA - Friend

“Randy I am so sorry to hear about Ms. Joy. She was certainly one of a kind! So sweet and so funny. It was such a pleasure getting to know her. She...Read More »
4 of 8 | Posted by: Pam Fairchild - Baton Rouge, LA

“Dear Randy, Mary Ann, And Valerie I m very sorry to hear of your Mothers passing.She was a good friend in fact the best to My Aunt Frances she was...Read More »
5 of 8 | Posted by: Joan Hall - Baton Rouge, LA

“I met Joy through my Late Aunt Frances who lived at Villa St. Francis, next door to Joy. The two of them were movie buffs and loved watching Robert...Read More »
6 of 8 | Posted by: Shirley Fleniken - Baton Rouge, LA

7 of 8 | Posted by: Joan Hall - Baton Rouge, LA

“Randy, so sorry to learn of your Moms passing. May the moments you shared grant you comfort and peace. My thoughts and prayers go out to you, Sue,...Read More »
8 of 8 | Posted by: Vincent Giaccone - Friend

Joy LeBlanc Samson, 95 of Baton Rouge, LA passed away Friday Jan. 12, 2018 at St. Clare Manor. Born Aug. 29, 1922 in Donaldsonville, LA. and a graduate of Baton Rouge High School, her greatest pleasure was music, and she played the piano with flair and gusto. Her name, Joy, described her lifestyle. Survived by: son Randall J. Samson (Susan), daughters Mary Ann Lacoste (Richard) and Valerie Richard (Aubrey). Grandchildren: Christine Gatewood, Pamela Marquis, Jennifer Samson, Ricki Linarello, Katie Hopkins, John Lacoste, Amanda Rufini and Dr. Emily Landry. Great grandchildren: Lauren Buckles, Rebecca Lassiter, Michael Marquis Jr., Cara and Colin Cudd,Tyler, Ryan and Jillian Bowman,  Kadence and Khloe Hopkins, Dalton, Emil and Michael Rufini, and A. Troy Landry Jr. Great-great grandchild Elisabeth Bowman. Joy also was blessed with numerous loving step grandchildren, great grandchildren and great-great grandchildren. Preceded in death by parents, WWI veteran Euzelien P. LeBlanc and Anita Leonard LeBlanc, and her husband, WWII veteran Dalton L. L. Samson. Visitation at Seale Funeral home 9995 Hooper Rd. Central, LA on Tuesday Jan. 16, 2018 from 9-11 AM with services to follow. Burial at Port Hudson Nat'l Cemetery. Pall bearers: Aubrey Richard, Michael Marquis Sr., Trey Rufini, Michael Marquis Jr., Bronson Hopkins and John Lacoste.

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