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Sherrell Marie Boutrin Gaupp, age 66, of Hammond, Louisiana, passed away at North Oaks Medical Center on Tuesday, July 28, 2020, in Hammond. She was born on Friday, February 19, 1954, in New Orleans, Louisiana, to Camille Justin and Dolores Marie Martin Boutrin. Sherrell loved sewing, arts a…

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Leonard Jerry Kinchen, age 74, passed away unexpectedly on August 3, 2020, in an accident doing what he loved best, clearing land. Jerry was a world traveler and a master sportsman, especially an avid turkey and deer hunter. He was also an Elder at Fountain of Life Church in Albany. Jerry wa…

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Annzel Joseph Gaupp, age 66, of Hammond, Louisiana, passed away at North Oaks Medical Center on Wednesday, August 8, 2020, in Hammond. He was born on Tuesday, May 18, 1954, in New Orleans, Louisiana, to Horace Joseph, Sr. and Hattie Harriet Hartman Gaupp. Annzel loved building and constructi…

Funeral homes often submit obituaries as a service to the families they are assisting. However, we will be happy to accept obituaries from family members pending proper verification of the death.

Missionary Georgia M. Johnson-Donald passed away unexpectedly on Thursday, July 30. She was 82 years old and resided in Hammond, La.

Betty (Betsy) Jo Lambert Alsip, daughter of Walter E. Lambert and Mabel Ellen Greer Lambert, was born January 24, 1927 in Durant, OK and passed away at the Golden Age Nursing Facility in Denham Springs, LA on August 2 at the age of 93.

Scharmal Kay Schrock was born Jan. 20, 1940, to Delmar and Emmaline (Studer) Schrock. She passed away July 25, 2020, in Manhattan, Kansas.

Rodney Davis, 60, born and raised in Hammond, La., passed away on April 22-2020. He was a resident of Bowie, Maryland, where he owned and operated a business for 25 years. Rodney Davis, Celebration of Life, Memorial August 8, 2020 at Mt Vernon Missionary B.C. 2 p.m. Masks are required to attend!

Betty Jane Parsons, of Springfield, Louisiana, passed away at Ochsner Medical Center, Jefferson Hwy on Sunday, August 2, 2020, at the age of 60. She was born on Monday, July 11, 1960, in Midland, Texas.

Kimberly Marie Landry Pegorsch passed away on Saturday, August 1, 2020 in Kenner, Louisiana at the age of 36. Kim was born on Wednesday, March 28, 1984 in New Orleans, Louisiana and resided in Hammond, Louisiana.

Tabiran Finley, 41, of Hammond, passed away on August 1, 2020.

Robert H. Fisackerly III (Bob) passed away unexpectedly from a massive stroke on Thursday, July 30. He was 64 years old and resided in Laplace, La.

Rodney Davis, 60, born and raised in Hammond, La., passed away on April 22-2020. He was a resident of Bowie, Maryland, where he owned and operated a business for 25 years. Rodney Davis, Celebration of Life, Memorial August 8, 2020 at Mt Vernon Missionary B.C. 2 p.m. Masks are required to attend!

With our deepest sorrow, we announce the passing of Wayne Joseph Bourliea Jr. (Bubba), age 36, our beloved son, brother, father, family member, and friend passed suddenly on Wednesday, July 29, 2020.

Milford Lee passed away peacefully on July 27, 2020 at the age of 89. He was born in Loranger, Louisiana, on November 25, 1930, to Frederick and Nancy Lee. He blessed us on earth for 89 years, 8 months and 2 days.

Roosevelt Austin Jr., 40, of Hammond, died Friday, July 24; funeral 1 p.m. Saturday at Wright & Calvey Funeral Home Chapel; interment at Holly Gardens Cemetery.

Janell T. Keys, 44, of Kenner, died Saturday, July 18, 2020; funeral 11 a.m. Saturday at Wright & Calvey Funeral Home Chapel; private burial.

Reuben Thomas Jr., 43, died June 9, 2020; funeral 2 p.m. Saturday at N.A. James Funeral Home; interment Venable Chapel Cemetery.

Vivian Lambert Trabona, 73, Amite, died July 29, 2020; funeral 10 a.m. Monday at St. Helena Catholic Church, Amite; burial St. Joseph Abbey Cemetery, Covington; arrangements with McKneely Funeral Home, Amite.

Kenneth Tyronne Mounce, age 77, of Hammond, Louisiana, passed away peacefully on Monday, July 27, 2020. He was born on December 31, 1942, in Ponchatoula, Louisiana, to Dodson Clarence and Emma Roxanne Hill Mounce.

John Michael Bankston passed away on Sunday, July 26, 2020, in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, at the age of 67. He was born on Friday, September 5, 1952 in Independence, Louisiana to the late Iris and Edward Bankston. He was a resident of Baton Rouge, Louisiana.

Believed Jesus died on the cross for her. Kristen loved to laugh at her own jokes. She was beautiful through and through and loved God with her whole heart. She was an incredible organizer and crazy good at math. Kristen was victorious fighting cancer. She believed in the power of prayer and…

Nelda, age 86, went to her heavenly home, July 24, 2020. She was a native and lifelong resident of Ponchatoula. She loved cooking and would deliver surprises to friends and family. Nelda loved singing and serving at her church. By trade, she was a legal secretary serving lawyers and judges i…

Sonia, age 65, went to her heavenly home July 18, 2020. Sonia was a native and lifelong resident of Ponchatoula. Sonia sang and served in her church and was active in her community. She was also an avid fund-raiser for many organizations. Sonia was an active member of the Ponchatoula Chamber…

Elizabeth “Betty” Foster Meador, a resident of Hammond, LA, passed away on Monday, July 27, 2020 at the age of 89 years.

Lynwood Joseph Hernandez Jr., better known as LJ, was taken from his home here on earth to his new home in heaven late Sunday night July 19, 2020, at the age of 64.

Leslie Hiram Jenkins, age 61 years old of Madisonville, Louisiana, passed away peacefully at this home on July 25, 2020. Leslie was born on July 25, 1959 in Amite, Louisiana.

Mildred Pourciau David of Independence died Wednesday, July 29, 2020. She was 93 years old, she belongs to the Mater Dolorosa Church in Independence but lives with her brother and sister-in-law in Ponchatoula.

Ronald R. “Coach” Cox, 56, resident of Springfield, LA passed away July 20, 2020. Services will be held at Sweet Home Baptist Church, Albany, LA Visitation Friday, July 31, 2020 from 3 p.m. - 7 p.m. Funeral service 11 a.m. Saturday, August 1, 2020. Arrangements entrusted to N.A. James Funera…

Ronnie Fondren, 57, of Hammond, passed away on July 26, 2020.

Joan Sawyer, 61, passed away July 8, 2020. Services will be held on Saturday August 1, 2020 at Mt. Olive Baptist Church Independence, LA. Visitation 10 a.m. until the funeral at 12 p.m. Interment Mt. Olive Cemetery.

Brian Smallwood, 55, resident of Hammond, LA passed away July 22, 2020. Services will be held at N.A. James Funeral Home, 1601 W. Thomas St. Visitation Thursday, July 30, 2020 from 9:30 a.m. -10:30 a.m. Funeral service 11 a.m. Thursday, July 30, 2020.

Ruby Lee Bohannan Sance, passed away on Monday, July 27, 2020, at the age of 88. She was born on Saturday, July 16, 1932, in Jefferson City, Missouri. Ruby was a resident of Ponchatoula, Louisiana.

Elizabeth Trombatore Rainey, of Hammond, Louisiana, passed away Saturday, July 25, 2020, at the age of 91. She was born on Thursday, October 11, 1928, in Independence, Louisiana.

Earnest Thorn Jr., 66, resident of Ponchatoula, LA passed away July 23, 2020.

A resident of Kentwood, LA, passed away on Sunday, July 26, 2020 in Kentwood surrounded by his loving family. He was born May 25, 1941 in Tickfaw, LA and was 79 years of age.

Craig Charles Mayeux, of Tickfaw, Louisiana, passed away surrounded by his loving family at Richard Murphy Hospice House on Saturday, July 25, 2020, at the age of 66.

Carol Ann Kronlage (neé Cristina), beloved wife and life companion, of Bobby Kronlage died July 11 at home surrounded by her family.

On Tuesday, July 14, 2020, Janice Damaré Breuhl, loving wife and mother of five children, passed away at age 77. Janice was born on July 10, 1943 in New Orleans, Louisiana to Jules and Gladys (Miller) Damaré. On June 25, 1960, she married Richard Breuhl and he thanks her for choosing to spen…

Kelvin Dunn, 58, resident of Ponchatoula, LA, passed away July 19, 2020. Services will be held Sunday, July 26, 2020 at N.A. James Funeral Home, 1601 W. Thomas St. Visitation 11 a.m. until the funeral service at 2 p.m. Interment Ponchatoula Cemetery. Arrangements entrusted to N.A. James Fune…

Charles Patrick Rohner, 52, surrounded by his loving family, went to be with his Savior on July 18, 2020, at his home in Big Elk Meadows in Lyons, CO at 1 p.m. He was born September 15, 1967 in Greensburg, LA.

Michael Wayne Ralph, 75, passed away on July 20. He was a native of Waukegan, Illinois and lived in Marrero, LA until moving to Hammond, La in 2005.

Michael Wayne Ralph, 75, of Hammond, died July 20, 2020; Mass 11 a.m. Wednesday at Holy Ghost Catholic Church, Hammond; interment at St. Margaret Cemetery Mausoleum, Albany; arrangements with Harry McKneely & Son Funeral Home.

Charles Patrick Rohner, 52, of Big Elk Meadows, Colorado, died July 18, 2020; funeral 1 p.m. Sunday at Harry McKneely and Son Funeral Home in Hammond.

Kelvin Dunn, 58, of Ponchatoula, died July 19, 2020; funeral 2 p.m. Sunday at N.A. James Funeral Home; interment Ponchatoula Cemetery.

Sarah Cook Mitchell passed away peacefully on Monday, July 20, 2020 at the age of 88. She was born on April 29, 1932, in Grand Cane, Louisiana, the daughter of the late William C. Cook and the late Ettrice Huckabay Cook.

Gary Ray Morgan, Sr., age 64 of Natalbany, Louisiana, passed away at his home on Tuesday, July 21, 2020 with his family by his side. He was born on Friday, December 16, 1955, in Independence, Louisiana, to Robert “Sonny” and Rosalie Pardo Morgan.

Sarah Cook Mitchell, 88, of Ponchatoula, died Monday, July 20, 2020; funeral 11 a.m. Friday at Harry McKneely & Son Funeral Home, Hammond; interment at Wetmore Cemetery in Ponchatoula.

Gary Ray Morgan Sr., 64, of Natalbany, died Tuesday, July 21, 2020; funeral 11 a.m. Saturday at Natalbany Baptist Church in Natalbany; entombment at Rose Memorial Park Mausoleum in Hammond.

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