Bobby Leonard Welda

A funeral service celebrating the life of Mr. Bobby Leonard Welda will be held at the First United Pentecostal Church of Livingston, located at 29586 South Frost Road. Visitation will begin Thursday, March 8, from 5-9 p.m. and will resume Friday, March 9, from 10 a.m. until service time at noon. Interment will follow at Gateway Gardens Memorial Park, located at 29245 Magnolia Street in Livingston. Bobby is preceded in death by his parents, Henry Welda and Delta Welda. He is survived by his loving wife of 55 years, Prudie Welda; children, April Welda Allen (Earl), Rory Welda, Robin Welda (Rosie), Joseph “JoJo” Welda (Beverly), Charles Welda (Julie); grandchildren, Adam Pierson, Bobbie Pierson, Ashley Lassere (Desmond), Patrick Lott (Taylor), Blake Welda, Brett Welda, Carley Welda, Kaely Welda (Hugh Holderith), Kyle Welda, Olivia Welda, Chloë Welda, Mallory Welda, Tanner Johnson, Whitley Johnson; great-grandchildren Jerry, Hayley, Gracie, Maria, Bristen, Katie, Anna, Locklyn, Evie; and sister Dorothy Kinchen (Ernest). Arrangements are being performed by Church Funeral Services and Crematory in Walker, which can be reached by calling (225) 271-4574 or visiting

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