William David Baytop, 65, a native of New Orleans and resident of Morgan City, died Wednesday, Dec. 25, 2013.
A memorial service will be at 11 a.m. Thursday at Zion Chapel AME Church in Patterson.
He is survived by his daughters, Wiesha and Adrian Baytop, of Patterson; brothers, Jacob Baytop Jr., of Patterson, and Percy Baytop Sr., of New Iberia; and five grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents; and grandparents, Melvina Howard and Bula Pickett Westley.
He was a U.S. Army
veteran who was awarded various medals including the Purple Heart
Jones Funeral Home in Morgan City is in charge of arrangements.