Gloria H. Lemons, 78, departed this life on June 24, 2014, at the Baton Rouge General Medical Center. She was retired from Louisiana National Bank. She is survived by three daughters, Jane H. Mitchell (Roosevelt), Karen H. Greenup (Louis), Cheryl H. Ricard, and one son, Brian Hooper (Deidre) all of Baton Rouge, LA; one brother, Harney Hooper of Los Angeles, California; one sister-in-law, Rose Polk (Isaac); five grandchildren, Rashawn Johnson, Josiah Greenup, Daniel Greenup, Ashley Hooper, and Danielle Bechet; seven great-grandchildren and a host of nieces, nephews, in-laws and friends. Preceded in death by her husband, James Lemons, parents, Bertha and Harney Hooper Sr.; one son, Kevin Hooper; five sisters, Irma H. Carter, Marion H. Lexington, Marguerite H. Williams, Annie H. Stewart-Willis and Ethel Lorraine Hooper; one brother, Alvin Hooper. Visitation will be at Wesley United Methodist Church on Monday, June 30, from 9:00 am until funeral service at 11:00 am conducted by Rev. Joe Connelly. Interment will be at Port Hudson Cemetery. Funeral arrangements are entrusted to Desselle Funeral Home (225-383-8891).
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Published in TheAdvocate.com from June 27 to June 30, 2014