In memory of
Irene Duplessis, age 83 was born on December 17, 1936 heard the voice of her master calling her name and turn to him and accept his calling on Saturday, July 18, 2020 took her final and ultimate step the transition from Earth to Glory. Daughter of the late Louise Duplessis and Frank Duplessis. Mother of Anna Duplessis, Gary Duplessis (Juanita) and Terry Duplessis (Valerie). Sister of Amelia Banks (Leroy), Cathy Miller, Loretta Breaux, Martha Lapree (Jessie), Karen Stockman (Cleveland), Ruth Parker, Valerie Johnson, Frank Duplessis, Jr. (Casandra), James Pierre (Dora), and the late Lillie Walker, Gertha, Ernest, Alvin, Frank Duplessis, Barbara Barlow and Dolores Moore. Sister-in-law of Michael Barlow and Celestine Peterson. Also survived by 12 grandchildren, 25 great-grandchildren and a host of nieces, nephews and friends. Due to city and government regulations, only a limited number of Relatives and friends are invited to attend the Visitation on Saturday, August 1, 2020 at Christian Community Baptist Church, 1715 Egania Street from 10:00 am until 11:00 am. Followed by Funeral Services at 11:00 am. Rev. Terry Catherine, Sr. Pastor and Rev. Raymond A. Smith, Officiating. Interment English Turn Cemetery-Braithwaite, LA. Due to Covid-19 all those in attendance are required to wear a face mask and to practice social distancing. You may sign the guest book on www.gertrudegeddeswillis.com. GERTRUDE GEDDES WILLIS FUNERAL HOME INC., IN CHARGE (504) 522-2525.
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