Herbert James Joseph, 72, a native of St. James Parish and a resident of Houma, LA passed away peacefully at 8:26 p.m. on Sunday, June 24, 2018.
Visitation will be from 10:00 a.m. until funeral time at the church. The funeral will be at 1:00 p.m. on Saturday, June 30, 2018 at St. Peter Baptist Church, 669 Hwy 55 in Montegut, LA. Burial will follow in Deweyville Cemetery.
He is survived by his wife Sarah Smith Joseph; sons, Keron McGuire and Herbert Charles Bryant; daughters, Karen I. Smith, Arriane S. Johnson (Jerome) and Joyce Bryant; ten grandchildren; brothers, Rev. Edward Joseph (Ethel), Wilbert Joseph (Marion) and Walter Joseph (Sylvia); sisters, Earline Smallwood, Ethel Fisher and Rose Miller; and a host of other relatives and friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Welmon, Sr. and Victoria Charles Joseph; brothers, Octave, Welmon, Jr., Gistarve and Alvin Joseph; and sister, Octavia Joseph.
Arrangements entrusted to Jones Funeral Home of Houma.