Gary Wayne Craig

Entered into eternal rest on August 13, 2018, at the age of 60. Survived by his wife, Laveme Craig; daughter, Tira Bailey; son, Kendrick Craig; sisters, Patricia Johnson, Carol Hunter and

Pamela Netters; 10 grandchildren. Preceded in death by his parents, Elmira Craig and Alfred Craig. Services entrusted to Hall Davis and Son. Visitation Friday, August 17, 2018,1:00 pm to

6:00 pm with family hour from 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm, Hall’s Celebration Center, 9348 Scenic Hwy. Baton Rouge, LA. Visitation continues Saturday, August 18, 2018, 9:00 am until religious

service at 11:00 am, Rose Hill Church, 4345 Harding St., Baker, LA. Pastor James Morrise, officiating. Interment Antioch Baptist Church Cemetery, Brusly, LA.

 

Agnes Mitchell Bosley Dickens

Entered into eternal rest on August 9, 2018 at the age of 94. Survived by her daughters, Myrtis Kelly, Ella Jean (Oliver, Sr.) McGinnis, Gloria (Jesse) Evans, Wilma (Ted) Anderson and Gracie

(Adoniyah) Witherspoon; sons, Herman (JoAnn), Fred, Norman, Dennis, Elmo, Michael (Sharon), Kevin, Tim (Debbie) and Bruce (Charlene) Bosley; sister, Rozelia Thomas. Preceded

in death by her husbands, Herman Bosley, Sr. and Willie Dickens; sons, Thomas “Bobby” and

Lawrence Bosley. Services entrusted to Hall Davis and Son. Visitation Saturday, August 18, 2018 8:00 am until religious service at 10:00 am, Gordon Feltus Lazard Cathedral, 8930 Plank Rd., Baton Rouge, LA. Entombment Heavenly Gates Cemetery of Baton Rouge, 10633 Veterans Memorial Blvd., Baton Rouge, LA.

 

Annie Mae Jackson

Entered into eternal rest on August 8, 2018 at the age of 68. Survived by her daughter, Simeko Jackson; sons, David, Jerome and Lamont Jackson; 3 sisters; 5 brothers; 10 grandchildren. Services entrusted to Hall Davis and Son. Visitation Saturday, August 18, 2018 9:00 am until religious service at 11:00 am, New Poplar Grove Baptist Church, 2303 Court Street, Port Allen, Interment St. Peter Baptist Church Cemetery, Erwinville, LA.

 

Vivian “Buck” Morgan

A resident of Port Allen, she died on Friday, August 10, 2018, at age 61. Visitation was held on Friday, August 17, from noon until 4pm at Grant’s Westside Funeral Services. Visitation resumede on Saturday, 8:30 am until funeral service at 10:30 a.m. at Mt. Olive Baptist Church. Interment   in Old Folks Cemetery. She is survived by her daughter, Savatria Morgan; sisters, Judy Shaw (Joseph), Sherry Bartney (Albert), Ameilia Byrd and Janella Byrd; brothers, Delbert Morgan and Donnie Byrd; and other relatives and friends. She was preceded in death by her mother, Ruby Morgan; father, Frank Byrd Sr.; brothers, Edwin Morgan and Glenent Morgan Davis Jr.

 

Calvin Joseph Casteigne

Calvin Joseph Casteigne was a businessman and owner of Casteigne Real Estate for over fifty years, and was a native of Brusly St. Martin, LA, early resident of Belle Rose, LA, and made his home in Donaldsonville, LA. Calvin succumbed to Parkinson’s disease and dementia at Plaquemine Manor on Thursday, August 16, 2018. Calvin attended Belle Rose Elementary School and in 1954 graduated from Assumption High School. He attended Louisiana State University and Southwestern Louisiana Institute (ULL). There, he majored in art and interior design. Calvin’s God-given talents included wire and wood sculpture, duck carving, satirical and poetry writings, photography, and drawing. Calvin loved the city of Donaldsonville and participated in many projects promoting it. What he loved most was designing contemporary residences in the city and surrounding parishes. Calvin built Donaldsonville’s first all-electric home as a project for Louisiana Power and Light. This home is still standing today. Calvin is survived by his wife of 57 years, Frankie Montalbano Casteigne; daughter and son-in-law Dr. Michelle and Dan Callegan; grandchildren Haley and Nicholas “Nick” Callegan; sister-in-law Lucy Templet Casteigne; brother-in-law Shelton Sanchez, and numerous nieces and nephews of the Casteigne and Sanchez families. He is preceded in death by his parents Isidore and Agnes Landry Casteigne; siblings Carlton Casteigne and Geneva Sanchez; sister-in-law Mary Montalbano Marcombe; nephew Danny Paul Marcombe; and in-laws, Anthony and Mary Savoia Montalbano. A memorial service was held on Wednesday August 22, 2018 from 8:00 am until Mass of Christian burial at 11:00 am at Ascension Catholic Church in Donaldsonville. Burial followed in the Ascension Catholic Mausoleum. The family wishes to acknowledge the care given to “Mr. C” at home by Hannah Joseph and Margie Gaines, at Plaquemine Manor, and by Comfort Care Hospice of Plaquemine, especially Deborah Daigle RN. Remembrances may be given to Donaldsonville Area Arc, 1030 Clay Street, Donaldsonville, LA 70346.

 

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