Josephine Gaughan Carmody
Shreveport, LA - "Because I could not stop for Death, He kindly stopped for me…" a quote from Emily Dickinson.
Josephine Gaughan Carmody, 91, passed away peacefully at her home on June 12, 2021. Josephine was born April 9, 1930, in Shreveport, LA. She was the beloved daughter of Caroline Gaughan Carmody and Arthur Roderick Carmody, granddaughter of Helen Josephine Bragg Gaughan, Thomas Joseph Gaughan, Elizabeth Kennedy Carmody, and Michael Byrnes Carmody.
A visitation will be held Tuesday, June 15, 2021, from 4:00-6:00 p.m. at her home. A family Rosary will follow at 6:00 p.m. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated by Bishop Francis I. Malone at 9:00 a.m. on Wednesday, June 16, 2021, at the Cathedral of St. John Berchmans, Shreveport, LA. Interment to follow at Greenwood Cemetery in Camden, AR.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Loyola Collage Prep/Carmody Scholarship Fund, 921 Jordan Street, Shreveport, LA 71101.
Her life was a gift to all whose lives she touched. Life is changed, not ended. "Requiescat in pace."
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Published by Shreveport Times from Jun. 13 to Jun. 16, 2021.