Obituaries for Oct. 17-19

Staff Writer
Gonzales Weekly Citizen

Jones, Brenda “B.J.”

A retired cashier and a resident of Gonzales, she died Thursday, Oct. 9, 2008, at her home. She was 51 and a native of Donaldsonville.  Entombment at Nelson Chapel Cemetery, Napoleonville.

Lanoux, Jeanette P. “Jeanie"

A native of Chattanooga, Tenn., and a resident of Gonzales, she died at 8:02 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 18, 2008, at St. Elizabeth Hospital, Gonzales. She was 73 and a retired real estate agent with East Bank Realty. Visiting at St. Theresa of Avila Catholic Church, Gonzales, on Tuesday, Oct. 21, from 8 a.m. until Mass of Christian Burial at 10 a.m. Burial in Hope Haven Cemetery, Gonzales.

Nelson Jr., Edgar Joseph “Bootsie”

A native of Klotzville, he died Saturday, Oct. 11, 2008, at his residence in Donaldsonville at age 63.. Interment in St. Augustine Catholic Church Cemetery, Klotzville.

Watkins, Wilanna

A homemaker, she died at 4:01 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 2, 2008, at her residence in Donaldsonville. She was 84 and a native of Reserve. Interment in Nazarene Baptist Church XCemetery, Donaldsonville.