Born February 20, 1933 and on Friday, April 19th, 2019, Melvin Stringer, known to most as "Coach Stringer," passed away peacefully at his home. He graduated from Southern University Laboratory School in 1953 and served...
Published in TheAdvocate.com from Apr. 23 to Apr. 26, 2019
Willie Lafayette Jr., a native of Palmetto, La. Born 12-10-1929, died 02-14-2019. Gloryland Baptist Church, 6745 Greenwell Springs Rd. Thursday Feb. 21 viewing at 10 am until service at 11 am.
Published in TheAdvocate.com from Feb. 19 to Feb. 21, 2019
Mary Richardson Dunn, affectionately known as "Noochie" age 90, arrived into this life on July 30, 1928 to the union of the late William and Mary Richardson in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. She departed this life and arrived...
Published in TheAdvocate.com from Dec. 19 to Dec. 22, 2018
A Memorial Service celebrating the life of Charles Nathaniel Riley will be held at ll:00 a.m. on Saturday, December 8, at the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witnesses, 401 South 22nd Street. He was the loving husband of...
Published in TheAdvocate.com from Dec. 6 to Dec. 8, 2018
Tim Watkins peacefully departed this life on October 17, 2018 at the Baton Rouge General – Butterfly Wing. He was born on April 16, 1932, the first of eight sons born to Willie, Sr. and Ernestine Watkins. He grew up...
Published in TheAdvocate.com from Oct. 22 to Oct. 23, 2018