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At- To Join Us in Worship at St. Joseph Church Monday 8:30 I... Tuesday 8:!“ 1.1:. Wednesday 8:30 I... Thurqu 8:30 a.m. WISE-Jigan Snmhyllk 11:!!!“ Times Internet Edition -— www.ponchatouIa.comlptimes was a wonderful woman with a heart of gold, and is so THE TIMES, MAY 9, 2019, PAGE 7 DEATHS ' In Our community JAMES W. “JIM” BYERS James W. “Jim” Byers, 80, Ponchatoula, Louisiana, passed away on Wednesday, May 1, 2019, at his home” in Bedico with his family by his side. He was born on Tuesday, January 31, 1939, in Bedico, Louisiana, the son of the late Alton S. and Dallie Lenel Byers. Jim was a kind, compassionate, and mischievous man who loved traveling, taking care of his yard and helping others but most of all he loved being with his grandchildren. He loved worshiping at The Church of God in Bedico with his church family. After graduating from Ponchatoula High School he served his country in the US Army and later retired from Shell Chemical in Norco after 30 years. . Jim is survived by his loving Wife of 53 years, Elaine Newman Byers; their son, Justin Byers; granddaugh- ters, Haley and Grace Byers; great-granddaughter, Av- ery Byers; and numerous nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents; brothers, Clarence, Ivan, Lee, Amos and Emery Byers; and sister, Vilere B. Davis. Family and fi'iends were received at Harry McKneely. & Son Funeral Home, 100 W. Magnolia St. Ponchatoula, Louisiana, on Friday, May 3, 2019 from 6:00 pm until 9:00 pm and resumed on Saturday, May 4, 2019, from 8:00 am until 11:00 am. Services were held in the funeral home chapel on Sat- urday, at 11:00 am conducted by Rev. Pete Petry. Interment followed in the Sand Hill Cemetery in Ponchatoula, Louisiana. AT THE CHURCH OF YOUR CHPIFE MCKNEELY FUNERAL I Anuent Order of I I MONA LISA MENENDEZ BALLARD Hlbermans Mona Ballard went home to Heaven on Friday, May - 3, 2019 at her home surrounded by her adoring-family at the young age of 68. She was a longtime resident of Ponchatoula. Mona was known to be the best caregiv- er and-an excellent shopper. She could often be found drinking her favorite cup of hot tea and admiring her favorite flowers, yellow roses. Mona loved to visit with family and friends, especially her 8 grandchildren. She See You In Church! deeply missed. 100 Mona leaves behind her devoted husband of 50 years, Dennis Ballard; children, Melanie Oller and husband Tracy, Monica Murphy and husband Ricky, Darrell Ballard and fiancée Vicki Bladen, and Zebulon Ballard and girlfriend J enavieve Bicknell; siblings, Raylee Avet Ponchatoula, Louisiana 70454, on Monday, May 6, 2019 from 1:00 pm until the memorial service be- gan at 3:00 pm. and husband Frank, Alfred Menendez and wife Yvonne, GEORGIA MITCH- JoycesTurnage and husband Ike, Gail Morgan and hus- ELL CLARK band Henry, Geri Mayers, and JoAnn Menendez; and Georgia Mitchell Clark, her beautiful grandchildren, Dylan Ballard, Marena Ponchatoula, Louisiana, passed away on Friday, May 3, 2019 at the age of 94. She was born on April 1, 1925, in Mount Hermon, Louisiana, the daughter of the late Louie and Rena Riley Mitchell. Georgia is survived by her nieces and nephews, Elaine Clark Stanga, Bet- ty Clark Curry, Eugene Clark, and Gary Clark; as well as numerous great nieces and nephews, and great great nieces and nephews. In addition to her par- ents, Georgia was preced- ed in death by her two sis- ters, Lula Gladys Mitchell Murphy, Justin Oller, Blaine Murphy, Jacob Oller, Zayden Ballard, and Zan‘der Ballard. She is preceded in death by her parents, Alfred Me- nendez and Alix Renard Menendez; grandsons, Lo- gan Murphy, and Zebastian Ballard; and sister, Jean Neihaus. . Relatives and friends of the family were invited to attend the visitation from the chapel of Brandon G. Thompson Funeral Home, Hammond, on Sunday, May 5, 2019 from 6:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. Visitation re- sumed on Monday, May 6, 2019 from 9:00 a.m. until a Celebration of Life Service was held at 11:00 a.m. with Bro. Gerald Burton Officiating Interment followed in Loranger Community Cem- etery. CHERYL ANN BRANCH THORNTON Cheryl Ann Branch Thornton, of Ponchatoula, Loui- _ siana, passed away on Thursday, May 2, 2019, at North Oaks Medical Center at the age of 63. She was born on January 5, 1956, in Pasadena, Texas Cheryl is survived by her husband of almost 48 years, and Fannie Mitchell Johnnie Thornton; daughter, Kimberly Thornton Coyne Clark, and two brothers, and husband John “Bubba” Coyne; grandsons, Blake A. Enos and Roy Mitchell.“ Thornton and Bret Coyne; mother, Rita Mae Presten- Services were held at bach Branch; brother, Michael 0. Branch; sister, Laura Harry McKneely&§on Fu. neral Home - Ponchatoula on Monday, May 6, 2019, with interment at Bedico Community Cemetery in Ponchatoula, Louisiana. Hopkins; niece, Faith Wilson; nephew, Trey Begin; sis- ter-in-law, Wanda Begin and husband Raymond Begin; as well as numerous other nieces and nephews. Cheryl was preceded in death by her father, Hubert “Tex” Branchi son, Johnnie W. 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