Alma Garriga

Alma June Bayliss Garriga

MOORINGSPORT, LA - Graveside services celebrating the life of Alma June Bayliss Garriga will be at 2:00 p.m., Saturday, December 29, 2012, at Mt. Zion Cemetery, Mooringsport, LA. Officiating will be her grandson-in-law, Judge Jim Ammerman.

Visitation will be 5-7 p.m. Friday evening at Rose-Neath Marshall Street Funeral Home.

June was born December 9, 1921 in Mooringsport, LA and passed away Wednesday, December 26, 2012. She was a lifelong resident of Mooringsport and affiliated with the Baptist church. June enjoyed working in her garden and was a lifelong caregiver.

Her love and devotion to her special needs granddaughter, Nicole, kept her busy, but she was also a great Mother, Grandma, Mama and Mammaw.

She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, Ed Garriga, and brothers, Edward and John, Jr. She is survived by her sons, Steve, Daniel, Phillip and David and his wife, Peggy; daughter, Sylvia Duette; 13 grandchildren; numerous great grandchildren; and three great-great grandchildren.

The family extends their gratitude to Debra McDonald, her many caregivers and St. Joseph Hospice of Shreveport.

Memorials may be made to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, P.O. Box 810, Memphis, TN 38101.


Published in Shreveport Times from Dec. 27 to Dec. 29, 2012