Joseph Melancon Sr.'s obituary , Passed away on May 25, 2024 in New Orleans, Louisiana

Joseph Melancon Sr.

September 9, 1942 - May 25, 2024 (81 years old)

New Orleans, Louisiana

Joseph Melancon Sr.'s obituary , Passed away on May 25, 2024 in New Orleans, Louisiana

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Joseph Melancon Sr. Obituary

The passing of Joseph Melancon Sr. of New Orleans, Louisiana leaves a void in the hearts of many, as we bid farewell to a loving soul who departed on May 25, 2024 at the age of 81. You can send your sympathy in the guestbook provided and share it with the family.

He was predeceased by : his parents, Reverend Clifford Melancon Sr. and Cora Jones Melancon; his son Joseph Melancon Jr.; and his siblings, James Henry Melancon, Clifford Melancon Jr., Alcee "Pee Wee" Melancon, Helen Melancon-Grimes and Gloria Bourgeois.

He is survived by : his children, Lisa Melancon-Hammonds (LaVance), Romona Adams-Fabre (Kevin), Rene Melancon (Sonya), Avril Adams, Shantell Blouin, Tedvis Adams Sr. (Kenya), Laquita Adams and Shanqunell Adams-Harper (Scottie); and his siblings, Doris Winzer, Joyce Nu'Man (Rafeeq), Paulette Larkin, Antoinette Sam (Garry), Charles Melancon and Anthony Melancon Sr. (Antoinette). He is also survived by grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives and friends.

Visitation was held on Saturday, June 15th 2024 from 9:00 AM to 10:00 AM at the Gentilly Baptist Church (5141 Franklin Ave, New Orleans, LA 70122). A funeral service was held on Saturday, June 15th 2024 at 10:00 AM at the same location.

Funeral arrangement under the care of
Rhodes Funeral Home



Sat

June 15

Visitation

Gentilly Baptist Church
5141 Franklin Ave, New Orleans, LA 70122

Sat

June 15

Funeral service

Gentilly Baptist Church
5141 Franklin Ave, New Orleans, LA 70122

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