Brenda J. Condol Parker Colton

On June 18th 2018 Brenda J Condol Parker Colton went home to be with the Lord. Brenda was born on January 14, 1948 in Baton Rouge LA. Brenda graduated from Capitol High School in 1966 with honors and attended Southern University briefly before becoming a post office service clerk and later graduated from Baton Rouge Police Academy to join LA. Capitol Police department. Brenda leaves behind her husband Robert L. Colton of Port Allen LA; two daughters, Wanda D. Wenell of Warrensburg MO and Tamekia A. Parker of Augusta GA; four sisters, Myrtle C. Malveaux, Margaret Bertrand, Peggy C. Bell (Gerard), and Loretta Condol; one brother Robert F. Williams. Preceded in death by both parents Dorothy C. Flowers and Freddie Condol; two brothers and one sister. She leaves to mourn five grandchildren, three great grandchildren and a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives, and friends. The Memorial Visitation was held at Rabenhorst Funeral Home, 825 Government St., Baton Rouge, Louisiana on Saturday, June 23, 2018 from 1 PM until 3 PM. The Memorial Service will follow at 3 PM. Condolences may be made at


Bailen J. Walsh

Bailen J. Walsh, age 20, a resident and native of Baton Rouge, LA passed away on Tuesday, June 19, 2018. Bailen loved ROTC and looked forward to being in the Army. He was enrolled in ITI Technical College and was an altar server at St. Jean Vianney for the past 10 years. He is survived by his mother, Cynthia M. Walsh; his maternal grandparents, Robert and Linda Walsh of Baton Rouge, LA; his grandmother, Ann S. Walsh; his paternal grandfather, Herman Leger of Brusly, LA; his great-grandmother, Winona George; and numerous aunts, uncles, cousins, and siblings. Bailen is preceded in death by his paternal grandmother, Connie Leger; his great-grandmother, Anna Ward Knapik; and his great aunt, Linda Avery. Visitation was held at Resthaven Funeral Home, 11817 Jefferson Hwy, Baton Rouge, LA on Friday, June 22, 2018 from 5:00pm until 8:00pm. Visitation resume don Saturday, June 23, 2018 at St. Jean Vianney Catholic Church, 16166 S Harrells Ferry Rd, Baton Rouge, LA from 12:00pm until Mass of Christian Burial at 1:00pm. Burial followed in Resthaven Gardens of Memory. Family and friends may sign the online guestbook or leave a personal note to the family at


Kenneth R. Bernard Sr.

Resident of White Castle, “Ken” was peacefully called to Heaven on June 20, 2018 at the age of 77, surrounded by his wife , family and friends. Survived by his loving wife of 34 years, Jeanette LeBlanc Bernard, one son, Kenneth R. Bernard Jr. and wife Carolyne, one grandson, Jack Taylor Bernard, Harvard University, triplet granddaughters, Hayley S., Hannah G. and Hope E. Bernard, of Douglasville, Georgia.. One brother , Taylor S. Bernard, Jr and wife Katherine of Alexandria, La. Originally from Baton Rouge, La, Ken graduated from Barnwell High School in South Carolina, where he was captain of the football team and was the South Carolina State Champion in Low Hurdles. He attended LSU and was a member of the Pershing Rifles and was proud to be on the field the night Billy Cannon made his famous run to beat Ole Miss. He was an avid football fan and was a season ticket holder for the past 33 years. He loved his “Tigers” He was named Leesville Dixie Youth Assoc. baseball Coach of the year in the early 1970’s. Ken proudly volunteered to serve his Country as a U.S. Army Combat Engineer in Vietnam and went on to have a distinguished career in the U.S. Army. After retiring from the Army, he went to work with the US Postal Service as a Rural Carrier in Brusly, La., where he was also a longtime member of the Westside Golf Club where his friends knew him as “Mailman and M&M”. One of his many passions was playing Guitar and singing with his family band, known as the Babin Boogie Band. He especially loved playing Golf, Hunting , Fishing and spending time with his wife and friends at the Casino. He loved and lived life to the fullest, never met a stranger, and had a smile for everyone. That special smile touched many people. Proceeded in death by his parents, Taylor. S. Bernard Sr. and Grace Bergeron Bernard, brother, Melvin Bernard and Mother-in-law , Inez L. Leblanc. The family would like to thank the VA Medical Center and Hospital , all the Doctors, Nurses and Staff who took special care of him. Medi Star Home Health, Enhance Health Care Service & St. Joseph Hospice and Carpenter House. Being the Special person he was, Ken donated his body to Tulane Medical Center in the hopes of being to help others through training and research. Memorial Services will be held on July 7, 2018 at OLPS Catholic Church in White Castle, La. Meeting with friends and family at 10:00 AM with Funeral Mass at 11:00 AM.


Deloris (Butler) Fobb

A resident of Brusly and native of Plaquemine LA, Deloris, age 86, departed this life on Thursday June 14, 2018. Visiting at Roscoe Mortuary on Friday June 22, 2018 from 4:00 to 6:00 pm Religious service at Saint Peter Baptist Church 58116 Court St Plaquemine on Saturday June 23 2018 at 11:00 a.m. conducted by Pastor Van Smith, Jr. Interment Roscoe Cemetery. Five Children: Roy Jackson, Audrey Jackson Brown (Ronnie), Eric Fobb, Joan Fobb Askins (Carl Wayne) and Nicole Fobb.15 grandchildren 21 great grandchildren 4 sisters: Julia Roy, Jeannette Patterson, Melvina Christmas (Harry), Mercedes Butler Blalock (Howard), 4 brothers: Calvin, Edward, Melvin, and Caze Butler(Juanita). Arrangements entrusted to Roscoe Mortuary 225-687-4216


Annette Curcio Romano Mansur

The dear Lord and Blessed Mother brought Mom/Mawmaw Nettie home on June 23, 2018. Annette was a native of Brusly and resident of Baton Rouge. She passed away at the age of 95. She is survived by daughter Anne and her husband Johnny Spinosa, granddaughter, Jonann Stutzman and Clay Peterson, grandson John and wife Kristi Spinosa, and five great grandchildren, Dylan, Grayson, Kathryn, Drew and Abby and a brother, Pete Curcio. Annette is preceded in death by her first husband, Antonio (Tony) Romano and second husband, Bolos Mansur, parents Sam Sr. and Lena Curcio, brothers Sam Curcio, Jr., Frank Curcio and sisters, Mary Milazzo, Virgie Dupuy, Jo Brock, Angie Dellucci and Concetta Curcio. Her favorite hobbies were cooking, gardening and caring for her family. She was a parishioner of Sacred Heart Catholic Church and St. Patrick Catholic Church. Thank you to everyone at Amedisys hospice for the exceptional care and love. Visitation wasz held at St. Patrick Catholic Church from 9:30 until Mass of Christian Burial at 11 am on Thursday, June 28, 2018. Interment followed at Greenoaks Memorial Park.


Leslie Paul Ramagos

Leslie peacefully entered into eternal life on Saturday, June 23, 2018 at the age of 84. A native of Labarre, La, living most of his adult life in Brusly, La. He was affectionately known as “Calhoun” by his siblings and remembered by his friends as “Paul.” Paul never met a stranger and greeted everyone with his big friendly smile. He had a contagious laughter, especially when watching Barnie Fife and the Roadrunner Show. He was loved by everyone and will be dearly missed by all. Paul also volunteered his time to many organizations including VFW, conservation efforts for False River and youth sports. A devout Catholic and a proud Korea Veteran. Paul was born 8th in the family of 10 children to Shelby J. Ramagos, Sr. and Odalie Marie LeBlanc Ramagos. He was preceded in death by his beloved son, Jeffery; and siblings, Welman, Wilbert, Lydia Beatty, Lloyd, Jeanette Comeaux, Shelby, Jr., Ervin and Gracie Marino. He is survived by his son, Shelby; daughter, Gwen; grandchildren, Erica, Randi and Jeffery; former wife, Patricia Melancon Ramagos; faithful sister, Bettie Pogue who over the years supported him in his ongoing battle of declining health. Eternal gratitude to Donnell Smith, Paul’s faithful companion and caregiver who devoted years to him to maintain a comfortable quality of life. Donnell was a true friend and a blessing to Paul. In the past other caregivers have given exceptional care; Tara Celestin and Julia Songy. The family thanks Paul’s best friend Ralph Willie for his years of friendship and devotion. Visiting was at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church, 402 S. Kirkland St., Brusly, La 70719 on Wednesday, June 27, 2018 from 10:30am until Mass of Christian Burial at 11am, celebrated by Father Matt Lorrain. Entombment followed in the Church Cemetery. In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to the family to offset expenses. Please share sympathies, condolences, and memories online at


Donald Ray ‘Don’ Turner

Our beloved father retired from Sun Electric in Brusly, La passed away peacefully at 4:02 p.m. Saturday June 9th 2018 at Our Lady Of The Lake Regional Medical Center. He was 70, a resident and native of Baton Rouge. Visiting at Mt. Moriah Baptist Church (1076 N.39th St) on Saturday June 23rd, from 9am until 11am religious service begins at 11am conducted by Rev. Jonathian Chambers. Interment in Winnfield Memorial Park. Survived by his daughter Christy Turner and 2 step daughters, Jacqueline Moore and Gwendolyn Williams. His son Demond Turner and 1 step son Clarence Williams Jr. 13 grandchildren, 7 great grandchildren and 2 honorary grandchildren. Don was a proud graduate of McKinely Sr High School and pursued his education at Grambling State University. Don loved his grandkids unconditionally. Don enjoyed spending time with his family, cooking, watching sports, and had a great passion for golf. Scott’s Bluff Morticians in charge of funeral arrangements.


Addie Lee Williams

Addie passed away peacefully at her son’s home on Sunday, June 24, 2018 at the age of 90. She was a resident of Plaquemine, La. and a native of Mississippi. Visiting was at Wilbert Funeral Home, Plaquemine on Friday, June 29, 2018 from 10am until religious services at 12pm. Interment followed at Grace Memorial Park, Plaquemine. She is survived by her sons, Steve Williams and wife Jackie, and Terry Williams and wife Andrea; seven grandchildren; four great grandchildren; and sister, Ruth Cash. Preceded in death by her husband, Dorsey Williams; daughters, Jimmie Alcoser and Sue Jackson; parents, Cleveland and Annie Taylor Phillips; one sister; and one brother. Please share sympathies, condolences, and memories online at


Shalonda Hughes

Entered into eternal rest on May 31, 2018. Services Entrusted to Hall Davis and Son. Visitation Monday, July 2, 2018 9:00 am until religious service at 11:00 am, Hall Davis and Son of Port

Allen, 1160 Louisiana Avenue, Port Allen, LA. Interment Lady of Knight Cemetery, Port Allen,



Diane Bell Lockett

Entered into eternal rest on June 26, 2018 at the age of 65. A native and resident of Port Allen, LA. Survived by her daughter, Rebecca Daniels; sons, Kenny, Rodneil and Leroy Bell; 12

grandchildren and 4 great grandchildren. Preceded in death by her husband Leroy Lockett; parents Willie and Rebecca Allen; Biological mother Marie Carr. Services Entrusted to Hall Davis and Son. Visitation Saturday, July 7, 2018 9:00 am to 11:00 am, Hall’s Celebration

Center, 9348 Scenic Highway, Baton Rouge, LA. Rev. Terry Paul Officiating. Interment Mulatto

Bend Cemetery, Port Allen, LA.


Doris Marie Payne

Entered into rest on June 26, 2018 at the age of 67. Services Entrusted to Hall Davis. Visitation Friday, July 6, 2018 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm, Hall’s Celebration Center, 9348 Scenic Hwy., Baton

Rouge, LA. Visitation continues Saturday, July 7, 2018 9:00 am until religious service at 11:00 am, New Light Baptist Church, 650 Blount Rd., Baton Rouge, LA. Dr. Gil Wright, officiating.

Interment Southern Memorial Gardens.

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