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.

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John C. Jones, Jr., our loving, merciful Father called J.J., home on Sept. 13, 2021. There will be no more pain and hurt for him. J.J. was baptized at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church and made his sacraments at I.C.C. He was a lifelong resident of Denham Springs and graduated from Denha…

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Mack Arther Nevels, 71, resident of Denham Springs, LA, passed away Saturday, September 25, 2021, at The Crossing at Clarity Hospice in Baton Rouge, LA. Mr. Nevels was born September 16, 1950, the son of the late Vernon Nevels and Onevia Morgan Nevels. He was a heavy equipment operator most …

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William Michael (Bill) Samples passed away at the age of 75 on Saturday, Sept. 11, 2021, at Our Lady of the Lake RMC. He was born in Lexington, Kentucky, and a native of Watson, Louisiana. He served in Vietnam from 1965 to 1968. He was a loving son, husband, father, grandfather, and great-gr…

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Donald Lewis Miers, Jr., of Springfield, Louisiana, passed away at Ochsner Medical Center, Jefferson Highway, on Thursday, July 8, 2021, at the age of 69. He was born on Tuesday, August 28, 1951, in Easton, Pennsylvania, the son of Marion Montilone Miers and the late Donald L Miers, Sr. Dona…

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Josephine Schultz, widow of Robert Schultz and mother of 3, died peacefully at her home on Sept. 16, 2021, surrounded by family. She was 92. Josephine was born June 12, 1929, in Milo, Missouri, to Fannie and Joseph Eisenhouer. She was the last direct member of her branch of the Eisenhouer fa…

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Virginia Ann Smith Seago, “Teeny”, “Nana”, and “Mom”, age 77, was called to her eternal home on September 6, 2021, in Columbia, TN. Her devotion to her family and steadfast faith in God sustained her during a long battle with Parkinson’s Disease and ultimately gave her peace and rest. She gr…

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Francis Berlin Hood, 93, drew his last breath here on Earth and was welcomed home in the arms of his Savior and Lord September 8, 2021. Our family lost a rock and a servant and while our hearts are broken, we are lifted in spirit by the outpouring of love from family and friends who knew him…

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James Harold Lewis, better known as “Jim,” “Louie” and “Jimbo,” age 63, was born in Baton Rouge on January 16, 1958. He went home to be with the Lord on Thursday, August 19, 2021. A service to celebrate his life will be held on Saturday, August 28, 2021, at 12:00 pm at Lanier Baptist Church,…

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James Ellis “Jim” Morrison, 85, a native of Denham Springs, Louisiana, and a longtime resident of Slidell, passed away on Saturday, August 21, 2021, in Slidell. Jim was born June 27, 1936, in Denham Springs, Louisiana, to Eddie Ray and Elaine Ellis Morrison. He attended Denham Springs High S…

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Peggy Sue Mikell, born November 4, 1967, a native of Baton Rouge and resident of Denham Springs. Peggy passed away at her home August 17, 2021, at the age of 53, after a 5-year battle with cancer. She was preceded in death by her paternal grandparents Robert Louis Mikell, Sr., and Elizabeth …

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David Stanton Taylor, a resident of Walker, LA, passed away at home suddenly on August 2, 2021. David, 55, was a loving father, brother, son, nephew, and friend. David had a passion for Nascar, Motorcycles, Music, and all things Harley Davidson. He leaves behind his two children, David Taylo…

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Arthur Joseph “Jay” Hannaman IV was born January 18, 1966, in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. He passed away on Wednesday, August 4, 2021, at the age of 55. Jay was a proud graduate of Strake Jesuit College Preparatory School in Houston and of Louisiana State University. After a career as a stockbro…

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Pansy was called to her heavenly home on Tuesday, July 20, 2021, at the age of 86. She was born in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, and became a resident of Holden, Louisiana. Family and friends of Pansy would describe her to be an extremely independent, strong and fierce woman with a kind and sweet …

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Barbara Ann Luke, 72, of Gainesville, Florida, died Wednesday, July 14, 2021, in the Palm Garden of Gainesville Nursing Facility, following a long illness. Mrs. Luke was born in Jacksonville, Florida on May 3, 1949, to the late Eugene and Gladys Mays. She had lived in Florida for most of her…

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Ronnie Paul Hohensee, 64, a native of Donaldsonville, LA, and a resident of Denham Springs, LA, passed away July 10, 2021 at Our Lady of the Lake Hospital. “I fought the good fight. I have finished my course.” 2nd Timothy 4:7. Retired owner of R & R Flooring having worked with area build…

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Longtime Mobile resident Ken Smith passed away on Friday, July 9, 2021, in Mobile, AL. He was born in Baton Rouge, LA, on June 5, 1943, to Kenner and Rhoda Smith and moved with his family to Denham Springs, LA, when he was five years old. Ken attended Denham Springs Elementary and Denham Spr…

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A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Monday, July 12, 2021, at 11:00 A.M. at Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic Church in Crowley for Kenneth R. Cook, 79, who passed away on Thursday, July 8, 2021 at 11:15 P.M. at St. Patrick’s Hospital in Lake Charles. Fr. Jonathan Janise, Pastor of Im…

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Edwin Faust Davidson, a resident of Springfield, LA, passed away on Saturday, June 26, 2021, at the age of 89. He enjoyed telling stories, gardening flowers and food. Faust loved his family and spending time with his grandchildren, Yvette and Sophie, especially making memories going on vacat…

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Michael Paul “Big Hamp” Hampton, 35, of Denham Springs, LA, passed away Saturday, June 19, 2021. Michael Paul loved to be outdoors, whether fishing or target shooting. He was a loving son, brother, nephew and friend. He will be missed by all who knew him. He is survived by his parents, Mike …

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Dianne Bunch Stafford, a resident of Walker, passed peacefully into the arms of Jesus on June 15, 2021, in her home surrounded by her family. She was born on December 10, 1939, in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. She was a faithful member of Revival Temple Church in Walker. She deeply loved her famil…

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Blessed is she who has believed that the Lord would fulfill His promises to her. Luke 1:45. Joyce Wilkinson Hoover, October 11, 1937-June 11, 2021, our beautiful Mother passed peacefully into eternal rest at home surrounded by her children. Mom was a Lifetime Member of the Ladies Auxiliary V…

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Robert B. Balfantz, 73, of Dublin, Ohio, completed his earthly journey at his home on June 8, 2021, after he fought a prolonged battle with Parkinson’s Disease. He was surrounded by his loving family and close friends. He was born in Beallsville, Ohio, in 1947 and has lived in Martins Ferry,…

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Melanie S. Goleman St. Romain (Mel), a very caring and dedicated nursing assistant, mother, and loving grandmother, who was a longtime resident of Denham Springs, LA, passed away Friday, May 15th, 2021. She was a 63-year-old, free-spirited woman who never met a stranger, and had a soul that …

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Juliet Gaynel Way McBride (“Honey” to her grandchildren) entered into eternal life on June 2, 2021. Julie was born on October 6, 1940, in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. She attended St. Anthony High School and Louisiana State University. She was a beloved mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother.…

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Denver Lyle Crotwell, a man larger than life, left this world on June 2, 2021. During Vietnam, he was in the U.S. Navy and on the Oriskany. After coming home, he became a Millwright. Dad always worked with his hands and wasn't afraid to get dirty. A Jack of all trades, he could repair or rig…

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Thomas “Tom” Fairbanks Guetti, 45, passed away peacefully on May 21, 2021, surrounded by family, at Harbor Hospice in Houston, Texas, after a brave battle with cancer. He was born in Keene, N.H., on May 23, 1975, the son of Susan (Fairbanks) and Bruce Guetti. Tom married Nicole (Proctor) Gue…

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Darryl Wayne Powell, a resident of Prairieville and native of Denham Springs, was born October 2, 1959, and passed away May 21, 2021. He was a loving father, grandfather, brother and a friend who never met a stranger and will be dearly missed by all who knew him. He was a carpenter by trade.…

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Dan Morris passed away Monday, April 19, 2021, from heart complications in Denham Springs, LA, where he lived over 30 years. Dan was born in 1941 in Opelika, AL. After graduating from Opelika High School in 1960, Dan served four years in the U.S. Army. After receiving an honorable discharge,…

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Kyle Douglas Spring, born July 8, 1969, in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, to Douglas and Kathleen Spring of Denham Springs, fell asleep in Jesus on May 22, 2021. Having suffered a heart attack in 2020, he died suddenly of heart failure at age 51. A 1987 graduate of Denham Springs High School, he be…

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Catherine Ann Polito Graham, 88 a resident of the Watson community located near Denham Springs, LA, passed away at her home on Monday, May 17, 2021, after a long battle with Alzheimer’s. Catherine was born on March 21, 1933, in Cheneyville, LA. After graduating from Cheneyville High, she mov…

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Brenda Kay Bishop Johnson entered into the kingdom of our Lord on April 28, 2021, at 7:49 a.m. Her heavenly family welcomed her with arms wide open. She passed away peacefully with her sons, Brian Paul Johnson, Daniel Keith Johnson, her sister-in-law Debra Mayo, and the rest of her family by…

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Kevin Sam Cuti, a native of Independence, Louisiana and resident of Denham Springs, passed away Sunday, May 9, 2021, at Our Lady of the Lake in Baton Rouge at age 47. Kevin was a loving Daddy, brother, son, uncle and friend. Kevin loved to go fishing and spending time with his family. Kevin …

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Keith Ellis Cuti, a native of Independence and a resident of Denham Springs, LA, passed away Thursday, May 7, 2021, at Our Lady of the Lake Hospital in Baton Rouge at the age of 47. He was a loving father, brother, brother-in-law, uncle, nephew, grandson and friend. Keith loved to fish and w…

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Martha S. Barnett, a native of Paris, KY, and a resident of Denham Springs, LA, passed away on May 11, 2021. She enjoyed her family vacations to Tennessee, some other interests include online shopping, Big Foot, cooking, dancing, and singing. Family was extremely important to Martha, her chi…

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Joseph Bert Vige’, 90 years young of Denham Springs, LA passed away, peacefully in his sleep, at his residence, Friday, May 7, 2021. He was the youngest of the two children of Cammie and Ferdinand Vige’. He was married to his one true love, Joanna Andrews Vige’, on April 24, 1958. They raise…

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Wilson A. Watts, Sr., went to his heavenly home on May 9, 2021. He was a loving husband and great provider to his beautiful bride, Margaret. He was a resident of Albany, Louisiana, and enjoyed hunting and fishing. Wilson enjoyed the outdoors and was known for his avid squirrel hunting skills…

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Cecil D. Miller, age 80, of Texarkana, Arkansas, died peacefully at his home on Wednesday, May 5, 2021, with his wife Deidra and his children Mark and Gail Miller at his side. Mr. Miller was born on December 6, 1940, in Adams, Mississippi. He was retired from IBEW, Livingston Parish Sheriff’…

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“For to me, to live is Christ, and to die is gain.” Philippians 1:21. Alyce Adams of Denham Springs and Amite Baptist Church stepped into the arms of her Savior Jesus Christ on April 14, 2021, at the age of 97. She is survived by her sons, David Adams, Lee Adams, and Dan Adams; her daughter …

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Vera Elizabeth “Betty” Hill passed away peacefully at her daughter’s home in Pflugerville, Texas, on March 23, 2021, at 81 years old. Betty was a lifelong resident of Denham Springs, Louisiana. She graduated from Denham Springs High School and pursued a career in banking until her daughter J…

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Robert (Bob/Bobby) Lamar Kelly, 67, passed away at his home in Denham Springs, Louisiana, on March 24, 2021, surrounded by his family. Bob was born June 11, 1953, in Jackson, Mississippi to Lamar (Sonny) Kelly, Jr., and Mary Arehart Kelly of Raymond, Mississippi. He grew up in Raymond, Missi…

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Brian Paul Logarbo, Sr., passed away on Monday, March 15, 2021, in Covington, LA. He was born on January 20, 1958, in Baton Rouge, LA, to the late Russell Joseph Logarbo and Ouida Mae Dupuy Logarbo. Brian was the beloved husband of Dr. Ann Kay Cefalu Logarbo of Amite, LA, for 35 years. He wa…

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Terry Michael Hogue, 66, passed away Thursday, March 11, 2021, at his home in Denham Springs. He was surrounded by his wife Oreda Gaye and caregivers, Chris and Diane with his dog and friend Princess. Terry loved flying, motorcycles, fishing, guns, eating out, traveling and living life to it…

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Alex P. Ouber went home to be with his Lord and Savior on Wednesday, March 17, 2021, at the age of 80 at his home in Livingston. He was a retired electrician and a U.S. Army veteran. Visitation will be held at Bethel Baptist Church in Livingston on Friday, March 19, 2021, from 6:00 p.m. unti…

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Mark Stephen (Steve) Churay, age 47, died March 10, 2021, after a brief battle with cancer. He was a 1991 graduate of Denham Springs High School, and attended Southeastern Louisiana University. In his youth he was an Eagle Scout and member of the Order of the Arrow. A talented artist with a …

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Mark Allen Hall was born September 21, 1963, in Baton Rouge. He was a resident of Denham Springs, and died around 6:30 a.m. on Wednesday morning at his home. He was 57 years old. Visitation will be at Hebron Baptist Church, Saturday, March 13, from 9 a.m. until service at 11 a.m., officiated…

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John Raymond Monk, age 55 of Spur, Texas, went to be with the Lord unexpectedly on March 5, 2021. He was born on February 14, 1966, in Natchez, Mississippi, to James B and Katherine Monk. Johnny, as he was known to everyone, enjoyed working with the kids during softball/baseball season by be…

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Sarah Ann Averett Stafford, a loving, mother, grandmother, great grandmother, sister, aunt and friend, went to her eternal home on Saturday, February 27, 2021. She was 76 years old and a lifelong resident of Colyell. She was a retired caregiver supervisor with the Hammond Developmental Cente…

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Bob E. McDonald, Sr., at the age of 76, left his earthly body to be with his Heavenly Father at 2 p.m. on Thursday, February 18, 2021. Bob was born on August 12, 1944, in Doyle, La., to Virgil and Irene Tate McDonald. He enlisted in the National Guard. After his training at fort Polk, he enl…

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Amber Nicole Howze, 35, of Walker, LA, passed away on February 16, 2021. She was born in Baton Rouge, LA, on July 11, 1985, to Gwendolyn Tullos Gilliam and David Russell Howze. In addition to her parents, Amber is survived by her children, Kastchen Thomas and Karma Severio; fiancé Gerald Law…

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Scott Michael Mayfield, 51, of Walker, LA, passed away peacefully surrounded by family and friends on Saturday, Feb. 13, 2021, at BR General after a difficult journey with Leiomyosarcoma (cancer). He was a beloved husband, father, brother, son-in-law, brother-in-law, uncle, teacher, coach, a…