Tuesday, June 18, 2019

SHIRLEY MARTIN ELLZEY

NATCHITOCHES PARISH June 2, 1923-May 12, 2019 Funeral services for Shirley Martin Ellzey will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday, May 15 in the chapel of Blanchard-St. Denis Funeral Home in Natchitoches with Bro. Bruce Mitchell officiating. Burial will follow at the Coldwater Baptist Cemetery in Hagewood. Visitation will be from 5-7...
BETTY MAE JENKINS POWELL MARTHAVILLE, LA April 1, 1935 - April 23, 2019 Betty Mae Jenkins Powell, 84, of Marthaville passed from this life April 23, 2019. She was born to Willis Edward Jenkins and Lucille Ammons Jenkins April 1, 1935, in Robeline. At the young age of 16, her fiery red...

JOYCE SOWELL JOHNSON

March 3, 1955–Oct. 18, 2018 Life Celebration Services will be at City of Refuge Church in Campti Saturday, Oct. 27 at 11 a.m. The remains will lie in state at the church Saturday from 9:30 a.m. until service time. Interment will follow at the St. Titus Baptist Church Cemetery near Campti.

ALEAN M. ODOM

June 04, 1954 – Jan.15, 2018 Life Celebration services are scheduled for Saturday, Jan. 20 at 11 a.m. at the Ben Johnson Auditorium, 400 MLK Drive, Natchitoches. The remains will lie in state at the auditorium Saturday from 9 a.m. to service time.  Burial will follow in the Lawrence Serenity Sanctum.

TYRONE EARL EASTERLING

Sept. 14, 2017 Funeral services will be celebrated at Evergreen Baptist Church of St. Maurice Saturday, Sept. 23 at 11 a.m. with burial following in the church cemetery.  The remains will lie in state at the church Saturday morning one hour before service time.  Arrangements are under the direction of...

JOHN HENRY KNIPMEYER

NEW ORLEANS, LA March 3, 1929-March 19, 2019 John Henry Knipmeyer of New Orleans passed away surrounded by family March 19, 2019. He is preceded in death by his parents, Dr. William Warner Knipmeyer and Adele Fontan Knipmeyer; brothers, Dr. William Bernard Knipmeyer and Robert Fontan Knipmeyer; sister, Jeanette Marguerite Knipmeyer Lee;...

IDELL WELLS

Oct. 11, 2018 Life Celebration Services be at Abundant Life Church on Ben Drive in Natchitoches Saturday, Oct. 20 at 11 a.m.  The remains will lie in state at the church from 9:30 a.m. to service time.  Burial will be at New Hope #1 Baptist Church Cemetery in Hanna.  

JOHN P. SHAW

NATCHITOCHES, LA Oct. 13, 1943-Nov. 21, 2017 A service to celebrate the life of John P. Shaw will be at 2 p.m. Friday, Nov. 24 at Blanchard-St. Denis Funeral Home. Burial will follow at Memory Lawn Cemetery in Natchitoches. John, 74, and a resident of Natchitoches, went to be with the Lord...

SIS. ROSA LEE BROWN

NATCHITOCHES, LA Sis. Rosa Lee Brown, 89, passed away Nov. 11, 2017. Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 18 at United Missionary Baptist Church in Natchez, the Rev. Ocie Charles Jr., pastor. The Rev. Joe Williams will officiate.

DANIEL RYDER JR.

NATCHITOCHES, LA Oct. 25, 1973-Sept. 30, 2018 Loyal son, father and friend to the end. Daniel Edward Ryder Jr., 44, of Natchitoches passed at his home Sunday, Sept. 30, 2018.  Daniel was born Oct. 25, 1973 in Alexandria to Daniel Edward Ryder Sr. and Betty Campbell Ryder of Marthaville. Daniel worked until his...

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