Donna passed away peacefully in her sleep on Thursday, April 17, 2014 at St. James Place, Baton Rouge, La.
She was born on June 10, 1925 in Plaquemine, La and was a resident of Addis. She is survived by her sons and two daughters in law, Adrian, Rupert and Paige, Norwood "Buster", Jr. and Colette Fitzgerald; sister, Betty Songy Gassie; brother, Alfred "Buddy" Songy; 11 grandchildren and 7 great grandchildren. Preceded in death by husband of 52 years, Norwood "Buster" Fitzgerald; parents, Dennis and Marie Gascon Songy; and 2 sisters, Marilyn Songy Lemoine and Germaine Songy Guidry. Donna Mae served the people in her community for many years by providing her beautiful flowers for weddings and special events. She also worked diligently to begin and sustain the Addis Firemen's Parade for over 30 years. Special thanks to all the staff at St James Place for the loving care Mom was given in her last year. As Donna Mae expressed and pre-arranged, there was no wake or funeral service. Please share sympathies, condolences, and memories online at www.wilbertservices.com.