Julia Batiste Chukura
FAIRBURN, GA - Funeral services will be held Saturday, September 14, 2013 at an 11:00 a.m. Mass of Christian Burial in St. Martin de Porres Catholic Church in Scott for Julia Batiste Chukwura, age 53, the former Julia Batiste, who passed away Wednesday, September 4, 2013 at Grady Memorial Hospital in Atlanta, GA.
Interment will be in St. Martin de Porres Catholic Cemetery in Scott. The Rev. Peter Emusa, pastor of St. Martin de Porres Catholic Church in Scott, will officiate at the services.
Mrs. Chukwura was a native of Houston, resident of Carencro for most of her life and a resident of Fairburn, GA.
Survivors include her husband of thirty two years, Charles Chukwura, Sr. of Fairburn, GA, two sons, four daughters, eleven grandchildren, two great grandchildren, four brothers, two sisters, mother-in-law, three brothers-in-law, and three sisters-in-law.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Russell Antoine Batiste, Sr. and the former, Rosa Mae Roy; father-in-law, Samuel Chukwura and one sister, Joyce Ann Robbins.
A rosary will be prayed at 7:00 p.m. Friday in the funeral home.
The family requests that visiting hours be observed from 4:00 p.m. until 10:00 p.m. Friday and will continue from 8:00 a.m. until service time on Saturday.
View the obituary and guestbook online at www.melanconfuneralhome.net
Melancon Funeral Home of Carencro, 4117 North University Avenue, (337) 896-6366, is in charge of arrangements.