Johnnie Danel Christy
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OPELOUSAS - Johnnie Danel Christy passed away on August 22, 2013 at the age of 69. Johnnie was predeceased by her parents Shirley Clark Danel and H. J. "Bubber" Danel, her sister Harriet Danel and her brother Halliet James Danel, Jr. She will be sadly missed by her daughters Heather Christy and Brooke Christy; her daughter Caroline Kearney, her husband David and their children Laine and Patrick; her sister Shirley Ann Boagni, her children Bain Slack, Jr., Hallie Slack and Kara Slack; her sister Denise Danel and her daughter Makenna Krelle; her nephew Halliet James Danel, III; and her many friends. A native of Opelousas, Johnnie spent her adult years in New Orleans. She worked as a Registered Nurse for several years, moved on to full-time mother, went back to school and attained a degree in Substance Abuse Counseling, worked at Odyssey House and other rehabilitation facilities, took up pottery and opened a pottery studio, was an accomplished seamstress, served as a director of the St. Landry Bank, and, finally, devoted herself to her children and grandchildren. God speed.
Relatives and friends of the family are invited to attend the Funeral Service at Lake Lawn Metairie Funeral Home, 5100 Pontchartrain Blvd on Monday, August 26, 2013 at 12:00 PM. Friends may visit after 10:00 AM. Interment to follow in All Saints Mausoleum. In lieu of flowers please send donations to LA SPCA. To sign and view the Family Guestbook, please visit www.lakelawnmetairie.com
Published in the The Advertiser on Aug. 25, 2013