May 24, 2017
Verna May Rudd passed away peacefully on May 24, 2017 in her home in Gillis, LA. surrounded by her loved ones.
Verna was born August 21, 1935 to Henry and Essie Chapman in Jasper, Texas.
She was raised in the Peachtree Community and had recently moved to Gillis, LA to be near her family. While living in Jasper, TX, she was an Active member of Holly Springs Baptist Church.
April 09, 1988 - - May 21, 2017
Kelli Melissa Bonnette, 29, a resident of Lake Charles passed from this life on May 21, 2017 in a local hospital.
Kelli was an amazing mother, great friend, and always had a smile on her face. She was very passionate about animals and their welfare.
Kelli is predeceased by her mother, Karen Diane Bonnette.
She leaves to cherish her memory her son, Easton Bonnette, her sist ...
April 29, 1941 - - May 18, 2017
Eleanor Lorraine Dever Smith, 76, a resident of Lake Charles, La passed away on May 19, 2017 after a brief illness.
She was a loving sister, mother, and grandmother. She was a hard worker and was known for her independent thinking, generosity, and there will never be another one like her.
She is predeceased by her parents Alvin Lamar Dever and Mildred Annette Dudley Dever, in ...
January 08, 1929 - - May 16, 2017
Clifford Alonzo VanSlyke, Jr. 88, a resident of Lake Charles of Lake Charles passed from this life on May 16, 2017 in the comfort of his home.
“Jr” or “Van” as he was known was formerly a grocer. He never met a stranger and always had a kind word.
He was predeceased by his parents Clifford Alonzo VanSlyke, Sr. and Hazel Rossler VanSlyke, Son, Roger Dale VanSlyke, br ...
December 23, 1928 - - May 15, 2017
Bobbie Lee Healer Broussard, 88, a resident of Lake Charles passed peacefully from this life on May 15, 2017 in the comfort of her own home.
Bobbie was a Certified Nurses Aide for 30 Years. She possessed a strong faith and knew Jesus as her Lord and Savior. Mrs. Broussard enjoyed spending time with her friends, dinning out, shopping, and in her younger years bowling and playi ...
August 23, 1937 - - May 13, 2017
Marjorie Mary Guillory Darbonne, 79, a resident of Lake Charles passed from this life onto her eternal reward on May 13, 2017 surrounded by her loved ones..
Mrs. Darbonne will be remembered as a loving mother, sister, and grandmother. She was an amazing artist and was giving and generous to a fault. She was a good cook and caterer and dedicated her life to her family which w ...
Blumes Joseph Briscoe Jr
April 25, 1967 - - May 12, 2017
Blumes Joseph "Joey" Briscoe, Jr, 50, a lifelong resident of Lake Charles passed away in the comfort of his home on May 12, 2017.
Joey as he was affectionately known worked at Lake Charles Memorial Hospital in the Maintenance Department, Mere's Grocery, and as a bar tender. He will be remembered as a loving brother, uncle, and friend. He was a very good natured and loved havin ...
October 08, 1953 - - May 09, 2017
Theresa Janice Thibodeaux Moller, 63, a resident of Sulphur passed away from this life on May 9, 2017 surrounded by those she loved the most.
Theresa was a loving mother, wife, and sister. She was a devout catholic and possessed a deep faith. In her youth, she loved singing around the house and will be remembered as a fun loving, feisty, talented, and quick-witted. She was ve ...
April 16, 1943 - - May 04, 2017
Brenda Darlene Long Loftin, 74, a resident of Lake Charles passed from this life on May 4, 2017 surrounded by loved ones.
Brenda was a devoted mother, wife, grandmother, and sister. She loved cooking for her family and was a perfectionist when it came to preparing meals. She took great pride in her appearance and was meticulous in everything she did. She felt birthdays were ...
October 18, 1931 - - April 29, 2017
Louise Vitello Smith, 85, a resident of Lake Charles passed from this life into the next on April 29, 2017 in the comfort of her own home.
Mrs. Louise was a loving mother, sister, and grandmother. She was a Registered Nurse until her retirement. In her spare time, she loved spending time with her grandson, reading her bible, and was a very active member of First Baptist Ch ...