JoAnn Pope Porter, 77, a resident of Berwick, LA and native of New Orleans, LA, passed away on Sunday April 9, 2017 at 5:00 PM at Teche Regional Medical Center in Morgan City, LA.
Visitation will be observed on Thursday April 13, 2017 at the Living in the Light Ministries Church, 2106 Hwy 182 in Bayou Vista, La., from 8:00 AM until funeral services at 10:00 AM, Apostle Sherman Ledet will officiate. Burial will follow funeral services in the the Rest Haven Memorial Park in New Orleans, LA 70186.
Memories of JoAnn will forever remain in the hearts of her son, Joseph Pope, Jr. of Berwick, LA; one sister, Mable Patterson of Chicago, IL; three grandchildren, Jospeh Ricks, Audrey Rocks, Alvin Ricks, three nieces, Faye Patterson, Shirley Carmichael, and Mary Anderson; one nephew, Larry Patterson; her Living In Light Church Family and a host of other relatives and friends.
JoAnn was preceded in death by her husband, Joseph Porter, Sr.; her parents, Richard H. Pope, Sr. and Gertrude Williams; a step-mother, Mamie Pope and one brother Richard H. Pope, Jr.