James Tolbert Sr., 94, a native of Labadieville, died Sunday, July 7, 2013.
Visitation will be from 9 a.m. until funeral time Saturday at Bright Morning Star Baptist Church in Napoleonville. Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at the church, with burial in the church cemetery with military honors.
He is survived by his daughters, Regina T. (Alexander) Pettiford, Nellie T. (Robert) Bennett and Patricia T. (Ray) Robinson; sons, James (Lera) Tolbert Jr., Johnell (Rose) Tolbert Sr., Burnell (Everlina) Tolbert Sr. and Michael J. Tolbert; 86 grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Clara Mae Ballard Tolbert; Parents, Henry "Baby" Tolbert and Lovinia Williams Tolbert; four sisters; and five brothers.
Williams and Southall Funeral Home in Napoleonville is in charge of arrangements.
Published in Houma Today & The Daily Comet from July 11 to July 12, 2013
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