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Paul Henry Falterman, age 56, of Ponchatoula, Louisiana, passed away suddenly on Monday, November 16, 2020, at his home.

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Herman Morgan, 77, passed away Sunday, November 30, 2020. He was a native of Hammond.

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Ruby Williams, 94, of Independence, died Nov. 20, 2020; service 11 a.m. Saturday at N.A. James Funeral Home, 1601 W. Thomas St., Hammond, LA.

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.

Wilkie Cousain, 73, of Hammond, died Nov. 23, 2020; funeral 1 p.m. Saturday at N.A. James Funeral Home, 1601 W. Thomas St.; interment Holly Gardens Cemetery.

Carol Sue Casanova Overmier passed away peacefully at her home on Thursday, Nov, 26, 2020, at the age of 61.

Carson Joseph “CJ” Roberts, 83, passed away peacefully in his sleep on November 26, 2020, at Belle Maison Retirement Home. He was born on March 1, 1937 to parents Elmo and Marzzlia Roberts.

Sandra Francis Oliphant, native of Baptist, Louisiana, passed away at her home on Saturday, November 28, 2020, at the age of 68.

Wayne Jack Vicknair passed away peacefully at home in Hammond, Louisiana on Thursday, November 26, 2020, at the age of 78. He was born on September 14, 1942 in Lutcher, Louisiana to the late Elma and Noe T. Vicknair.

Betty Jean Bodi Gill, age 84, of Tickfaw, Louisiana, passed away at her home on Friday, November 27, 2020. Betty was born on December 10, 1935, in Albany, Louisiana, one of five children of Hungarian immigrants.

Diane Austin McKnight, 68, of Ponchatoula, died on Nov. 22, 2020; funeral 11 a.m. Monday at Greater Star Valley Baptist Church Ponchatoula; interment Holly Gardens Cemetery, Hammond; arrangements with N.A. James Funeral Home.

Ella Louise Primas Tillis, 74, of Hammond, died on Nov. 25, 2020.; funeral 11 a.m. Tuesday at N.A. James Funeral Home; interment Holly Gardens Cemetery.

Barbara Jane Wells Lambert, a resident of Ponchatoula, Louisiana, passed away at North Oaks Medical Center on Saturday, November 21, 2020, at the age of 82. She was born on June 19, 1938, in Ponchatoula, the daughter of the late Horace and Alberta Sheridan Wells.

Raymond “Pee Wee” Anthony Quick, age 80, of Hammond, LA, passed away peacefully Friday, November 20, 2020, surrounded by his family.

Ruth Courtney Morgan, 59, of Independence, died on Nov. 18, 2020; funeral 11 a.m. Saturday November at Pear Ridge Church of Christ in Hammond; interment Holly Gardens Cemetery; arrangements with N.A. James Funeral Home.

Sherman Williams Jr., 67, of Hammond, died Nov. 22, 2020; funeral 11 a.m. Saturday at N.A. James Funeral Home, 1601 W. Thomas St. Hammond,; interment SELA Veterans Cemetery Slidell; arrangements with N.A. James Funeral Home. www.NAJamesFH.com.

Joseph Nick “Joe” Dagro Sr., of Independence, Louisiana, passed away at his home on Sunday, November 22, 2020, at the age of 80.

Lee V. Willie Sr., age 82, passed away on November 21, 2020 surrounded by his loving family.

Kate was born April 24, 1937 in Marksville, LA and passed away Saturday, November 22, 2020 in Maurepas, LA at the age of 83. She was a resident of Hammond, LA.

Patsy N. Raborn, 81, passed away Monday, Nov. 23, 2020; funeral 11 a.m. Wednesday at Greensburg United Methodist Church; burial Greensburg Cemetery, Greensburg; arrangements with McKneely Funeral Home, Amite.

Raymond Edward Martin passed away on Wednesday, November 18, 2020 in Jena, Louisiana at the age of 79.

Jo Ann Dupre Holden, 71, Holden, passed away November 19, 2020; graveside Friday 3 p.m. at Arcola-Roseland Cemetery, Roseland. McKneely Funeral Home, Amite, in charge of arrangements.

Duane Shafer, 91, joined his beautiful wife Catherine in Heaven on November 18, 2020 in Hammond, LA.

Willie Lee Dantzler, 76, resident of Hammond, LA passed away November 12, 2020. Services will be held at N.A. James Funeral Home, 1601 W. Thomas St., Hammond, LA. Visitation Friday November 20, 2020 from 4 p.m. -7 p.m. Funeral service 10:00 a.m. Saturday November 21, 2020. Interment Sweet Ho…

Henry Earnest Jr., 64, resident of Ponchatoula, LA, passed away November 16, 2020. Visitation will be held at N.A. James Funeral Home, 1601 W. Thomas St., Hammond, LA. Friday, November 20, 2020, from 4 p.m. – 7 p.m. Funeral service 10:00 a.m. Saturday, November 21, 2020, at Greater St. Josep…

Herbert Wayne Tobias of Ponchatoula, La. passed away November 7, 2020 at the age of 51, cause of death unknown.

Donald “Donnie”/“Big D” James Mashburn died peacefully surrounded by loved ones at the age of 73 at his home on Saturday, November 14, 2020.

Stewart Carter, 63, resident of Independence, LA passed away November 12, 2020. Funeral services 11:00 a.m. Friday, November 20, 2020 at N.A. James Funeral Home, 1601 W. Thomas St. Interment November 23, 2020 9:30 a.m. SE LA Veterans Cemetery, Slidell, LA.

Betty Zane Crosby Anderson LaCroix, resident of Hammond, died in hospice care at home two days before her 85th birthday on October 30.

Lloyd “Happy” Daniel Sance, passed away at North Oaks Medical Center on Saturday, November 14, 2020, at the age of 90. He was born on Wednesday, May 7, 1930, in French Settlement, Louisiana.

Evelyn Ann Threeton Core, age 72, passed away peacefully at home on Sunday, October 25, 2020.

Michael “Mike” Robert Raiford, age 70, of Ponchatoula, Louisiana, passed away peacefully on Monday, November 16, 2020 at home with his family by his side.

Shimetia Q. Brooks-Reed, 63, of Ponchatoula, died Saturday, Nov. 7, 2020; funeral 11 a.m. Wednesday at Holy Ghost Catholic Church; interment at Holly Gardens Cemetery; arrangements with Wright & Calvey Funeral Home.

Thomas “Tommy” Ray Johnson, age 67, died peacefully in his sleep at home with his loving wife at his side on November 8th 2020, after a long battle with ALS disease.

Parnell Roy “Butch” Baham, 56, of Independence, died Wednesday, Nov. 11, 2020; funeral 11 a.m. Monday at Harry McKneely & Son Funeral Home, Hammond; entombment in Colonial Mausoleum.

Edwin W. Alexander, Sr., 49, of Mandeville, died Friday, Nov. 6, 2020; funeral 10 a.m. today at Wright & Calvey Funeral Home Chapel; interment at Holly Gardens Cemetery.

Earl Jackson Sr., 72, of Amite, died Thursday, Nov. 5, 2020; funeral 11 a.m. today at Revision Church; interment at Mt. Zion Freewill Baptist Church Cemetery; arrangements with Wright & Calvey Funeral Home.

Gerald Louis Bahm, age 62, a native of New Orleans, LA and resident of Robert, LA passed away peacefully on November 11, 2020. He was the beloved husband of Alice Russell Bahm and loving father of Gerald Baum (Tina) and Victoria Derks (Dale).

Billie “Maw Maw” Pearl Portier passed away at the age of 84 at home on Wednesday, November 4, 2020 surrounded by her loved ones.

Robert Lee Blunt, 87, resident of Hammond, LA passed away November 8, 2020. Services will be held at Greater Love C.O.G.I.C Hammond, LA. Visitation Friday November 13, 2020 from 5-7 p.m. Funeral service 11:00 a.m. Saturday November 14, 2020. Interment Holly Gardens Cemetery Hammond, LA.

A resident of Amite, LA, passed away on Monday, November 9, 2020 at St. Tammany Parish Hospital in Covington, LA.

Margieanna Brumfield Perkins, 86, resident of Tickfaw, LA passed away November 3, 2020. Visitation 10:00 a.m. until Funeral services 11:00 a.m. Saturday November 14, 2020 at N.A. James Funeral Home 1601 W. Thomas Interment Butler Cemetery.

Calvin Prioleau, 94, resident of Loranger, LA passed away November 4, 2020. Visitation 10:00 a.m. until Funeral services at 11:00 a.m. Saturday November 14, 2020 at 1st. Missionary Baptist Church, Hammond, La. Interment Noah Cemetery.

Gladys Landry Zeringue, 93, of Husser, LA, passed away peacefully at home, on November 10, 2020.

Nathaniel, age 33, passed away on Sunday, November 8, 2020. He was a long-time resident of Ponchatoula, LA.

Linda Lambert Tarzetti, 79, of Tickfaw, LA, passed away peacefully at home, surrounded by her children, on November 6, 2020. Linda was born on August 30, 1941 in Hammond, La, the daughter of Warren Corbet Lambert and Mina Tucker Lambert. She was raised in Hammond, La.

Rebecca Anne “Becky” Eymard, age 69, a native of Galliano and resident of Ponchatoula, died peacefully while surrounded by her partner, mother, and sisters on Nov. 17, 2020, at 7:24 p.m., after a 3-1/2 year battle with Pancreatic Cancer.

Diana Mary Hoover, of Ponchatoula, Louisiana, passed away at her home on Monday, November 9, 2020, at the age of 73.

Robert S. Whittington Sr., of Natalbany, Louisiana, passed away at Richard Murphy Hospice House on Friday, November 6, 2020, at the age of 82. He was born on Thursday, April 21, 1938, in Smithdale, Mississippi, the son of the late William J. and Eunice Jones Whittington.

Janet Leigh Coates Garner passed away on November 7, 2020. From birth to the age 51, Jan was a native of Hammond, LA and a resident of Pumpkin Center, LA.

Roy Lee, 54, Greensburg, died Friday, Oct. 30, 2020; funeral is 2 p.m. Saturday at MJR Funeral Service, Greensburg; burial at Mt. Evette, Greensburg.