Goldie Opal Vicknair
Goldie Opal Vicknair
  • December 7, 1927 - November 9, 2017
  • Marrero, Louisiana

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Goldie Opal Lacour Vicknair entered peacefully into heaven on Thursday, November 9th 2017 at West Jefferson Medical Center at the age of 89. A native of Morse, Louisiana and a resident of Marrero, Louisiana. Devoted wife of the late Edward "Eddie" J. Vicknair Sr., daughter of the late Editha David Lacour and John Lacour. Sister of Della Nagin and the late Lena Mae Lyle and Mary Roland. Step-mother of the late Frances Creath, Edwin Vicknair Sr., Eddie Vicknair Jr., nine grandchildren, eighteen great grandchildren, numerous loving nieces, nephews, other relatives, friends, and daughter-in-law Betty Vicknair. Goldie worked for Guaranty Bank in Marrero, Louisiana as a bank teller for many years. Upon retirement she enjoyed traveling, gardening, shopping, dining out, spending time at Coffee & with her friends, Six Fifteen (The Rabbit), and most of all spending time with her family and loved ones. The family would like to thank the staff of Wynhoven Nursing Home and West Jefferson Medical Center (3rd floor) for their compassionate care. A special thanks to her special two nieces, daughter-in-law and friend; Mil, Nan, Betty and Nita for their care and assistance. Relatives and friends are invited to attend a funeral service at Westside Leitz-Eagan Funeral Home, 5101 Westbank Expressway in Marrero, Louisiana on Friday, November 17th, 2107 at 1:00pm. Visitation from 11:00am until service time. nterment to follow at Westlawn Memorial Park Cemetery in Gretna, Louisiana. Express condolences at