Lou Ann O'Bannon

Lou Ann Gily O'Bannon

1955 ~ 2014


Lou Ann Gily O'Bannon, age 58, of Biloxi, passed away on March 30, 2014.

She was preceded in death by her mother, Natalie Thiac Bell.

Survivors include her daughter, Robyn (Jeff) Kirby, a sister, Frances (Greg) Collins, a step-father, Melvin A. Bell, and other relatives and friends.

She was a lifelong resident of Biloxi and graduated from Sacred Heart Academy. Lou Ann graduated from the Harrison County Law Enforcement Academy and worked for the Harrison County Sheriff's Dept as an Evidence Tech from 1980 until 1998 and later retired from the State Dept of Corrections. She was a member of the Elks Lodge #606 Ladies Auxiliary and she enjoyed fishing, pottery, crafts, and working with her hands.

Visitation will be Thursday, April 3, 2014, from 4 - 6 pm at the RIEMANN FAMILY FUNERAL HOME, 274 Beauvoir Rd., Biloxi. A prayer service will be held at 5 pm in the funeral home chapel.

Memorials may be sent to St. Vincent de Paul Society, 2090 Pass Road, Biloxi, MS 39531, or the Humane Society of South MS, 2615 Hwy 49, Gulfport, MS 39501.

An online guestbook may be signed at www.riemannfamily.com


Published in The Sun Herald on Apr. 1, 2014