In memory of
Edward 'Sugar Bear' Webster III
Edward "Sugar Bear" Webster III was born on August 27, 1949 to the late Edward & Johanna Webster. He married the love of his life Delores Webster on May 13, 1967. To this union, four sons were born: Edward IV, Doyle, Damon & Brandon Webster. Edward accepted Christ at an early age at Gentilly Greater Harvest Baptist Church. He later moved his membership to Pentecost Baptist Church where he served in several ministries. He was a retired United States Army & Army Reserve Veteran. After retirement he began a second career in Safety & Security and he retired in this field at Boomtown Casino. Edward leaves to cherish his precious memories his wife of 52 years Delores Webster, four sons: Edward IV, Doyle, Damon & Brandon Webster; siblings: Joshua, Sandra, Barry, Marsha, Arlene and Kirk; God-mother Octavia Davis, 16 grandchildren, 9 great-grandchildren, 1 God-child and a host of nieces, nephews and other relatives. Preceded in death by his parents Edward & Johanna Webster, his grandparents John & Rosa James, siblings: Larry Webster, Deborah Richardson, Jacquline Williams; and nephew Edward Anthony Webster. Family and friends are invited to attend the Funeral Service on Saturday, September 7, 2019 for 10:00 a.m. at Pentecost Baptist Church, 1510 Harrison Ave, New Orleans, LA 70122. Visitation will begin at 9:00 a.m. Rev. Lionel Davis, officiating. Interment will follow at Mt. Olivet Cemetery. Guestbook Online: www.anewtraditionbegins.com (504) 282-0600. Linear Brooks Boyd and Donavin D. Boyd Owners/Funeral Directors.
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