Sa"Mya Lumar
B: 2019-01-01
D: 2019-01-07
View Details
Lumar, Sa"Mya
Rita Brown
B: 1948-11-12
D: 2019-01-06
View Details
Brown, Rita
Berthella Clark
B: 1921-10-21
D: 2019-01-03
View Details
Clark, Berthella
Melvin Dumas
B: 1957-10-24
D: 2018-12-26
View Details
Dumas, Melvin
Ella Perrilloux
B: 1929-03-29
D: 2018-12-24
View Details
Perrilloux, Ella
Louis Ambrose
B: 1954-08-05
D: 2018-12-24
View Details
Ambrose, Louis
B: 1939-02-25
D: 2018-12-21
View Details
Tracy Baker
B: 1964-08-24
D: 2018-12-18
View Details
Baker, Tracy
B: 1953-06-30
D: 2018-12-15
View Details
Lester Washington
B: 1952-06-23
D: 2018-12-01
View Details
Washington, Lester
Hamilton Dumas
B: 1939-10-17
D: 2018-12-01
View Details
Dumas, Hamilton
Ann Johnson
B: 1949-04-04
D: 2018-11-30
View Details
Johnson, Ann
Ethel Burke
B: 1936-10-02
D: 2018-11-28
View Details
Burke, Ethel
Ermer Roussell
B: 1933-11-30
D: 2018-11-26
View Details
Roussell, Ermer
Loumonth Jack
B: 1958-12-03
D: 2018-11-26
View Details
Jack, Loumonth
Allen Zenon
B: 1985-03-20
D: 2018-11-24
View Details
Zenon, Allen
Amelia Roussell
B: 1927-03-31
D: 2018-11-22
View Details
Roussell, Amelia
Joe Ann Akpan
B: 1953-03-25
D: 2018-11-21
View Details
Akpan, Joe Ann
Edna Sylvain
B: 1948-11-01
D: 2018-11-19
View Details
Sylvain, Edna
Tellay'Jah Bethancourt
B: 2004-12-03
D: 2018-11-19
View Details
Bethancourt, Tellay'Jah
Jimmie Conerly
B: 1961-12-02
D: 2018-11-18
View Details
Conerly, Jimmie


Use the form above to find your loved one. You can search using the name of your loved one, or any family name for current or past services entrusted to our firm.

Click here to view all obituaries
Search Obituaries
315 E Airline Hwy
Gramercy, LA 70052
Phone: 225.258.4039
Fax: 225.258.4041
About An Amazing Life|Help


June 23, 1952 – December 1, 2018

Share this tribute
Lester Washington Lester Washington Lester Washington Lester Washington Lester Washington Lester Washington Lester Washington Lester Washington
Memorial Candles Lit for Lester | SEE ALL
"We are honored to provide this Book of Memories to the family."
— Treasures of Life Center for Life Funeral Services

Obituary for Lester Washington

Lester Washington was born to the late George and Gustavia Washington on June 23, 1952. He passed away peacefully into eternal rest on the morning of December 1, 2018 at the age of sixty-six. Lester was a graduate of Southern University in Baton Rouge, LA. After graduation, he went on to teach in St. John the Baptist Parish school system until retirement. Lester was known for his debonair style and being the life of the party. He loved spending time with his family and his BFF’s Johnell Anderson and Damien Perrilloux. He enjoyed his membership with Krew of Agape as King twice and Zulu Social Club, Ambassador 2012. He also enjoyed outings with his class of 1972. In spite of his illness, he lived life to the fullest.
Lester leaves to cherish his memories daughters Kiana (Kerry, Jr.) Gauff, Deidra (Lemien) Ross, five sisters; Georgia Carey, Doris (James) Cambre, Geraldine (Frank) Dickson, Marcel (Wallace)Nelson and Elaine (Terry) Victor; seven grandchildren, two great grandchildren, three godchildren, one aunt, Delores Washington of Houston, TX, devoted friends Johnell Anderson and Damien Perrilloux and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and special friends. Lester was preceded in death by parents George and Gustavia Washington, one brother Gerald Washington, Sr., two nieces Andrea Washington and Jackie Barnes.
Funeral Services will be held on Saturday, December 8, 2018 from True Light Baptist Church, 258 S. Little Hope St., Garyville, LA; Rev. Wesley Anderson, Sr.-Pastor; Rev. Johnnie Magee, officiating. Viewing 9:00am; service time 11:00AM. Private burial to follow. Treasures of Life Funeral Services entrusted with his final care, 315 E. Airline Hwy, Gramercy, LA 70052.
“When someone you love becomes a memory, that memory becomes a TREASURE!”

To send flowers to the family of Lester Washington, please visit our Heartfelt Sympathies Store.

First Visitation

When Saturday, December 8th, 2018 9:00am - 11:00am
True Light Baptist Church
258 S. Little Hope St.
Garyville, LA 70051
Additional Information

Service Information

Saturday, December 8th, 2018 11:00am
Rev. Johnnie Magee, Jr.
True Light Baptist Church
258 S. Little Hope St.
Garyville, LA 70051

Interment Information

Interment Extra Info