In memory of
Tony Nathaniel Earl
In memory of
Tony Nathaniel Earl
"Come unto me, all ye that labor and are heavy laden, and I will give you rest." Matthew 11:28 (KJV). Tony Nathaniel Earl was born Saturday, September 30, 1967, in New Orleans, Louisiana, to Iola Earl and Warren Matthews, Sr., of Hahnville, Louisiana. Tony leaves to cherish his memory, his wife JoAnn Earl and six children, which includes, Torrance Burney Senior (Kayla), Tunjunika Burney (Darius), Aisha Sumler, Christina Porter (Peter), Brianna Earl- Wilson, and Brandon Earl. Tony's grandchildren are Torrance Burney Jr., Toriah Burney, and Enzo Wilson. His sisters and brothers are Yvette Marie Earl Evans (August), Warren Matthews Jr. (Cassandra), Jerome J. Matthews (Deborah), and Ingrid M. Simoneaux. Tony welcomed the Lord into his life at an early age with Pastor David Long. His grandmother the late Albirtha Earl, uncles and aunts Clarence (Lois) Earl, Daniel (Jewel) Earl, Shirley Earl and Dorothy Mae (Elton) Wilson raised him. He was an adored uncle to a whole lot of niece's nephews. Tony graduated from Hahnville High School, attended the University of New Orleans and went on to join the United States Army. He rose to the ranks of Staff Sergeant and traveled the world during his 20-year career. Along his life journey, he encountered many meaningful relationships. As he toured the world, he always kept his hometown close to his heart remaining an avid Saints and LSU fan. During his tour of duties in Germany, he met and fell in love with his beautiful wife Joann and built a 22-year marriage with a blended family. Once again, Tony accepted the call from the Lord and departed this life on Saturday morning, May 29, 2021at 6:15a.m. He was preceded in death by his mother, Iola Earl; father, Warren Matthews, Sr., grandparents, Reverend and Mrs. Daniel (Albirtha) Earl, Sr., and Mr. and Mrs. Nelson (Martha) Matthews. Tony was a treasure to all who knew him and he will be dearly missed. Relatives and friends of the family, also pastor, officers and members of the historic Bethlehem Baptist Church and all neighboring Churches are invited to attend the funeral services at The Historic Bethlehem Baptist Church, 14989 River, Hahnville, LA. Pastor Vernon L. Jackson, Sr. of Mt. Avery Missionary Baptist church Margaret, Alabama, Officiant. Rev. Rodney Johnson is the host pastor. In accordance with the CDC guidelines for Covid-19 all in attendance shall wear a mask and practice social distancing. Interment following at Bethlehem Cemetery, Hahnville, LA. Visitation at the above-named church from 9:00 A.M.-11:00A.M.Final Arrangements entrusted to Patrick H. Sanders Funeral Home & Funeral Directors, 605 Main Street, LaPlace, LA 70068 "Providing Care & Comfort is the Our Highest Mission". For information: (985) 359-1919.
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In memory of
Tony Nathaniel Earl
"Come unto me, all ye that labor and are heavy laden, and I will give you rest." Matthew 11:28 (KJV). Tony Nathaniel Earl was born Saturday, September 30, 1967, in New Orleans, Louisiana, to Iola Earl and Warren Matthews, Sr., of Hahnville, Louisiana. Tony leaves to cherish his memory, his wife JoAnn Earl and six children, which includes, Torrance Burney Senior (Kayla), Tunjunika Burney (Darius), Aisha Sumler, Christina Porter (Peter), Brianna Earl- Wilson, and Brandon Earl. Tony's grandchildren are Torrance Burney Jr., Toriah Burney, and Enzo Wilson. His sisters and brothers are Yvette Marie Earl Evans (August), Warren Matthews Jr. (Cassandra), Jerome J. Matthews (Deborah), and Ingrid M. Simoneaux. Tony welcomed the Lord into his life at an early age with Pastor David Long. His grandmother the late Albirtha Earl, uncles and aunts Clarence (Lois) Earl, Daniel (Jewel) Earl, Shirley Earl and Dorothy Mae (Elton) Wilson raised him. He was an adored uncle to a whole lot of niece's nephews. Tony graduated from Hahnville High School, attended the University of New Orleans and went on to join the United States Army. He rose to the ranks of Staff Sergeant and traveled the world during his 20-year career. Along his life journey, he encountered many meaningful relationships. As he toured the world, he always kept his hometown close to his heart remaining an avid Saints and LSU fan. During his tour of duties in Germany, he met and fell in love with his beautiful wife Joann and built a 22-year marriage with a blended family. Once again, Tony accepted the call from the Lord and departed this life on Saturday morning, May 29, 2021at 6:15a.m. He was preceded in death by his mother, Iola Earl; father, Warren Matthews, Sr., grandparents, Reverend and Mrs. Daniel (Albirtha) Earl, Sr., and Mr. and Mrs. Nelson (Martha) Matthews. Tony was a treasure to all who knew him and he will be dearly missed. Relatives and friends of the family, also pastor, officers and members of the historic Bethlehem Baptist Church and all neighboring Churches are invited to attend the funeral services at The Historic Bethlehem Baptist Church, 14989 River, Hahnville, LA. Pastor Vernon L. Jackson, Sr. of Mt. Avery Missionary Baptist church Margaret, Alabama, Officiant. Rev. Rodney Johnson is the host pastor. In accordance with the CDC guidelines for Covid-19 all in attendance shall wear a mask and practice social distancing. Interment following at Bethlehem Cemetery, Hahnville, LA. Visitation at the above-named church from 9:00 A.M.-11:00A.M.Final Arrangements entrusted to Patrick H. Sanders Funeral Home & Funeral Directors, 605 Main Street, LaPlace, LA 70068 "Providing Care & Comfort is the Our Highest Mission". For information: (985) 359-1919.
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605 Main Street
LaPlace, LA 70068
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