Zanella Thomas Chatman, 87, a native of Pine Bluff, AK and a resident of Gibson, LA, passed away peacefully at 2:07 p.m. on Saturday, November 17, 2018.
Visitation will be from 9:00 a.m. until funeral time at 11:00 a.m. on Tuesday, November 27, 2018 at St. Luke Baptist Church, 3755 Bayou Black Drive. Burial will follow in St. Francis No. 2 Cemetery.
She is survived by her son, Dwayne Chatman; daughters, Cheryl C. Hanzy (Elijah, Jr.) and Zanella C. Mathews (Mandell); three grandchildren; brother, Lemuel M. Rhodes; and a host of other relatives and friends.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Miller Chatman; son, James Otis Thomas; mother, Loretta Ray; and father, Bruce Thomas.
Arrangements entrusted to Jones Funeral Home of Houma.