Van Wirt
April 25, 2013 at 9:32 am
Alfred Van Wirt, 81, of Jonesborough, Tenn., went to be with his Lord on Sunday, April 21 after a long illness.

Estay Estay
April 25, 2013 at 9:31 am
Mathilde Gassen Estay, 96, after enjoying a full and rich life with family and friends, died on April 17.

April 19, 2013 at 9:27 am
Betty Martin Loupe, 77, a native of Raceland and a resident of Des Allemands was called to eternal rest on April 10.

April 19, 2013 at 9:26 am
Naomi Louviere Griffin, 77, a native of Paradis and resident of Raceland passed away on Friday, April 12.

April 19, 2013 at 9:25 am
Cynthia Walker Williams, 65, passed away on Sunday, April 7.

April 05, 2013 at 1:36 pm
Earline Gertrude Badeaux, 87, passed away on Friday, March 29 at 4 p.m. in Des Allemands.

March 28, 2013 at 8:49 am
Ruby Deroche Coriell, 90, passed away on Saturday March 23 at 9:05 a.m. in Baton Rouge.

March 22, 2013 at 10:16 am
Stella McBroom Daigle, 67, entered into eternal rest on Friday, March 15 at 1 p.m.

March 22, 2013 at 10:16 am
Jack L. Danford, 84, transitioned into heaven on Friday, March 15 at 10:20 p.m. to be rejoined with his beloved wife, Sue Danford. Jack was a dedicated and loving father to W. Patrick Danford, Jana Lynn D. (Wayne) Knight and the late Joseph L. (Connie) Danford. Paw-Paw Jack was dearly loved by his nine grandchildren, 15 great-grandchildren, with two more on the way this spring, and a host of nieces and nephews.

March 15, 2013 at 10:03 am
Sharon Roeda Mulder, 63, a resident of Luling, left this world and joined her Savior on Saturday, March 9.

March 08, 2013 at 10:51 am
Helen Ward Orgeron, 82, passed away on Friday, March 1 at 1:59 a.m. in LaPlace. Beloved wife of Gerald Orgeron Sr. Mother of Gerald OrgeronJr. and wife Donna. Grandmother of Chelsey, Brayden and Kellie. Daughter of the late George and Barbara Whalen Ward. Sister of Audrey Fernandez. A native of New Orleans and a resident of Luling.

March 01, 2013 at 9:50 am
Norman Thomas Rome, 66, a native and resident of Des Allemands, died on Friday, Feb. 22.

March 01, 2013 at 9:50 am
Bernice Gosnell, 87, passed away on Monday, Feb. 4, surrounded by friends and family.

February 22, 2013 at 1:44 pm
Briahna Nicole Johnson, four months, passed away on Sunday, Feb. 3 at 5:45 a.m. in Boutte.

February 22, 2013 at 1:44 pm
Charles Oscar Evers, 77, passed away on Tuesday, Feb. 5.

February 14, 2013 at 10:27 am
Thomas Lamar Mars "Biggus," 66, passed away on Feb. 8.

February 14, 2013 at 10:26 am
Steven Paul Dugas, age 59, passed peacefully into the arms of our heavenly Father on Saturday, Jan. 26. Beloved husband of Vivian Dugas, for 31 years. Loving father to two children, Mitchell Dugas and Stephanie Coppock and grandfather to four, Kyla, Reese, Grady and Grace.

February 14, 2013 at 10:26 am
Julie Louviere Simoneaux, 53, passed away on Tuesday, Jan. 29 at 10:15 p.m. in New Orleans.

Strike over: Louisiana members OK deal, returning to work
Strike over: Louisiana members OK deal, returning to work
By Wednesday, more than 500 strikers put down their signs and will start going back to work on Monday at the Norco Manufacturing Complex, ending the first nationwide oil refinery strike in more than 30 years.