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Gretna, Louisiana

1998 - 2019 (Age 21)


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Davis Mortuary Service - Gretna Obituary

Ronshawn “RaRa” Lanaute Houston entered into eternal rest on Saturday, October 26, 2019 at the age of 21. He was a native of Baton Rouge, LA and a resident of Harvey, LA. Loving  son of Shavea Houston and Ronald Lanaute, Sr. Grandson of the Ana Mae  Hunter and late Rodell Houston, Sr.,  Barbara Ann  Houston, and Lionel Lanaute, Sr. Brother of Glendale Houston, Nora Houston, Sheriael Houston-Bennett, Savannah Houston, Glen Houston, Denzal  Houston, Ronald Houston, Thomas Scott, Ronesha Lawson,  Rondell Lanaute, Rondrick Lanuate, and Ronunique Lanaute. Companion of Jernay Tolliver, also survived by a host of aunts, uncles,nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives and friends. Relatives and friends of the family also pastors, officers, and members of Israel Baptist Church, Greater Zionfield Family Worship Center, and all neighboring churches, are invited to attend the Funeral Service  at Israel  Baptist Church 1612 Esther St. Harvey, LA on Saturday, November 9, 2019 at 11:00a.m. Pastor Johnny McKinnies Host Pastor / Pastor Samuel  Travis officiating. Visitation will begin at 9:00a.m. until service time at the above named church. Interment: Restlawn Park Cemetery and Mausoleum-Avondale, LA. Arrangements by Davis Mortuary Service 230 Monroe St. Gretna, LA.  To view and sign the guestbook please go to



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RA-RA... I am so sorry this happened to you! I will hold the fond memories of you within my heart. I am assured that God has your family's hand and will get them through this trying time. Take your rest Young king.

Sorry I couldnt Make your home going...i wouldnt have never thought you would leave so soon...glad you made your way to see us one last time tho...i know youre going to watch over momma & be her angel since you were her favorite child lol. -Love Bri

May your hearts soon be filled with wonderful memories of joyful times together as you celebrate a life well lived.

You were a well manner young man!!! I will truly miss you!!!! Love ya and may you Rest In Heaven!!!

To shavea, barbara, snd entire family, may peace and good memories bring you all comfort during your grief. Pray and hold on to each other, until you meet rara again. I'm praying with you. God bless.

As the days and weeks pass, and as you return to life's routine, may you continue to feel comforted by the love and support of family and friends.

You truly will be miss Ron Shawn Houston one of best guy I know at the park take your rest my Bro Coach Ray MLK Playground

Grief can be so hard, but our special memories help us cope. Remembering you and your loved one today and always.