Idelma Eva Carey Manson, age 81, entered peacefully into eternal rest on Thursday, September 3, 2020. She was a native of Marrero, LA and a resident of New Orleans, LA. Idelma was a graduate of Lincoln High School of Marrero, LA and Straight Business College of New Orleans, LA. She was a retired Dietary Clerk of Woldenberg Village. Beloved wife of Raymond Manson, Sr. Devoted mother of Roxanne Manson (Perry) Felts, Rachelle Fleming, Wanda (Darrel) Johnson, Raymond "Bamzy" (Kendra) Manson, Jr., and the late Kedrick Manson. Daughter of the late Dan Claude Carey and Eva Harry Carey. Loving sister of Marva Carey Coleman, Mary Alice Carey (Alvin) Jackson, Janice Carey Brown, Emma Carey Chess, Barbara Carey Williams, Deon Carey McGill, and the late Audrey Carey. Idelma is also survived by 8 grandchildren, 10 great grandchildren, and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives and friends. Relatives and friends of the family, also pastors, officers, and members of Beautiful Zion Baptist Church, Hosanna Fellowship Church of Gretna, and all neighboring churches; Alumni of Lincoln High School Class of 1959 are invited to attend the Public Viewing at DAVIS MORTUARY SERVICE, 6820 WESTBANK EXPRESSWAY MARERO,LA on Monday, September 14, 2020 from 9:00a.m.- 10:00a.m. Private Family Homegoing Celebration to follow. Pastor Alex Bellow, officiating. Interment: McDonoghville Cemetery-Gretna, LA. To view and sign the guestbook, please go to www.davismortuaryservice.com.
DUE TO COVID-19 PANDEMIC ATTENDANCE WILL BE LIMITED TO 50 PEOPLE. IT IS MANDATORY EVERYONE ENTERING THE MORTUARY WEAR A FACE MASK OR SOME TYPE OF FACE COVERING.