Reverend John Marcell, Pastor of the Mt. Gillion B.C., Prairieville, LA, departed this life on Saturday, June 22, 2013 at 12:57 p.m. at his residence in Geismar, LA. He was born on February 27, 1937 to the late Rev. Chester and Vinie Ambeau Marcell in Dutchtown, LA. He was retired from Gillis Long Hansens Disease Center, Carville, LA. He was married to Gloria Jones Marcell for 55 years. They had 4 children, 8 grandchildren and 4 great-grandchildren. Viewing will be at the Mt. Gillion B.C. at 38289 Henry Road, Prairieville, LA on Friday, June 28, 2013 from 5-8 p.m. and Saturday, June 29, 2013 from 9-10:30 a.m. Funeral Service at 11 a.m. at the First Pilgrim Calvary Missionary Church on Hwy 73, Geismar, LA. conducted by Rev. Irvin Briley and Rev. Eric Reid, Sr.
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Published in The Advocate from June 26 to June 29, 2013