Obituary for Shirley Bland
Shirley Ann Bland entered eternal rest on Saturday January 20,2018 at her residence with her daughter at her side. Daughter of the late Phillip and Irene Mitchell. Former wife of Robert Bland. Mother of Jowyn Mosley of Marrero, La., Chalana Bland of Louisville, Kentucky and the late Shamus Bland. Sister of Leslie (Girod) Jackson of Marrero,La. , Laura(Belfred Sr.) Pryer of Maringouin, La., Phillip (Queene) Mitchell Jr. of Harvey, La., Eric Mitchell of Baton Rouge, La., Sidney (Vanessa) Mitchell Sr. of Stone Mountain, Ga., Gilbert (Mary) Mitchell Sr. of New Orleans, La., and the late Orelia and Florence Mitchell. Also survived by (11) grandchildren, (1) great grandson, (3) aunts (2) godchildren a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives and friends. Preceded in death by grandparents Etienne and Florence Roussell and Sidney and Josephine Mitchell. A native of Edgard, La. and a resident of Marrero, La. A funeral celebration will be held on Monday January 29,2018 at 10:00am from the Morning Star Baptist Church, 1000 Walkertown Way Marrero, La.- Pastor Thomas Brown Sr., officiating. Visitation at the church begins at 8:00 am. Interment Rose Hill Baptist Church Cemetery, Rosedale, La. Final care entrusted to Treasures of Life Funeral Services 315 E. Airline Hwy. Gramercy, La.