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Obituary for Louise Wesley Wyant

Funeral services for Louise Wesley Wyant, 87, of Ferriday, LA will be held at Lake St. John Baptist Church on Thursday, June 30, 2022 at 10AM with Bro. Mark Richardson officiating. Interment will follow at Mt. Zion Cemetery in Aimwell, LA, under the direction of Young's Funeral Home.

Louise was born on Friday, November 16, 1934 in Durham, NC and passed away Monday, June 27, 2022 in Alexandria, LA. She was a member of Lake St. John Baptist Church. Louise loved spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren. She was a loving wife, mother, grandma, and sister.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Robert Lee Wyant; parents, John Gaither Wesley and Nellie Bradley Wesley; brothers, Gaither, Donald, and Jack Wesley; and sisters, Jean Sexton, Esther Hunter, and Francis Jones.

Louise leaves behind her three daughters, Judy Hampton of Ferriday, LA; Pam Eames & her husband David of Ferriday, LA, and Vickie Jowers of Vidalia, LA; granddaughters, Jennifer Schmidt & her husband Anthony and Kayleigh Bogran & her husband Vaughan; grandsons, Brandon Gardner, Michael Hampton, and Steven Eames; great-grandchildren, Nasif Lee Gardner, Wesley and Robert Lee Schmidt, and Benjamin Lee Bogran; sister, Darlene Norris of Lillington, NC; brothers, Jay G. Wesley of Durham, NC and Billy Wesley of Maryland; and beloved pets, Chief and Daisy.

Those honoring Louise as pallbearers are Freddie Trisler, Travis Brown, Matt Maroon, Ben Hendricks, Jake Brown, and Paul Holmes.

Honorary pallbearer will be Gene Maroon.

The family would like to express a special thanks to the members of Lake St. John Baptist Church.

In lieu of flowers, the family asks that donations be made to Mt. Zion Cemetery in Memory of Mrs. Louise (PO Box 1107 Jena, LA 71342) or Lake St. John Baptist Church (4729 Hwy 568 Ferriday, LA 71334).

"The Lord has blessed me with a long and happy life, a loving family and wonderful friends. There is no reason for tears at my funeral, just rejoice for me and the happy life I have lived."

The family will receive friends at Young's Funeral Home in Ferriday on Wednesday, June 29, 2022 from 5PM until 8PM.

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