Margaret Powell Francis “Sadie”

Margaret Powell Francis “Sadie” on Saturday, November 16, 2019 at Ochsner Medical Center, Kenner, LA

Daughter of the late Rev. James and Cecile Powell

Wife of the late Isreal Francis, Sr.

Mother of Isreal Francis, Jr., Emanuel Francis, David Francis (Eleanor), Demica Williams (James) and Lynnair Francis (Darryl)

Sister of Albertha Gullage (Phillip), Alma Theodore, Ernest (Belinda), James (Favavola), Dianne and Barbara Powell, the late Leona Lee, Thelma Harris, Ophelia Young and Betty Lewis

Also survived by 6 grandchildren, 3 great grandchildren and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives and friends. Age 82 years. A native of Killona, LA and resident of Hahnville, LA

Relatives and friends of the family, also pastors, officers and members of Canaan Baptist Church, The Historic Bethlehem Baptist Church and all neighboring churches are invited to attend the funeral service at The Historic Bethlehem Baptist Church, 14989 Highway 18 (River Road), Hahnville, LA on Saturday, November 23, 2019 at 10:00 AM

Rev. Rodney Johnson, Sr., Pastor, Officiating

Interment Mount Zion Baptist Church Cemetery, Boutte, LA

Visitation at the above named church from 8:00 AM until Service Time

Wake service (Life Celebration) at the above named church on Friday, November 22, 2019 from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm

Serviced by Robottom



  1. Condolences to the Powell family. Ms Sadie will truly be missed. Praying for strength for the family. From the Strickland & Lockett.

  2. My condolences to the Powell family. Let the love of God and the communion of the Holy Spirit be with you in this time of sorrow. Our prayers are with you. Rev. Joseph Weber and family.

  3. Condolences and prayers to Sadie’s family. I will remember her love and beautiful smile. Remember all the fun things that she said and did. Treasure those memories.

    • Thanks to all for the prayers and love shown to our family during our moment of heartache and grief. A great big thank you for your love and fellowship that was shared throughout her years as a lover of Almighty God, his Son Jesus Christ and his sweet Holy Spirit. As she would often say “Love and Prayers always to you and all your family”. Let us continue in that same spirit to pray and encourage one another in these times.

      God is a Spirit: and they that worship him must worship him in spirit and in truth. John 4:24

      We greatly appreciate you all…..The Francis, Williams, and Powell Families

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