Barbara Lee Myles August, 81, a native of Terrebonne Parish and a resident of New Orleans, LA, passed away peacefully at 10:05 a.m. on Monday, October 21, 2019.
Visitation will be from 11:00 a.m. until funeral time at 12:00 p.m. on Tuesday, October 29, 2019 at Franklin Street Church of Christ, 431 Franklin Street, Gretna, LA 70053. Burial will follow in Mt. Olivet Cemetery, 4000 Norman Mayer Ave., New Orleans, LA 70122.
She is survived by her sons, Nelson August, Jr. and Michael August, Sr.; daughters, Sandra A. Ball and Sheila L. August; eight grandchildren; one great grandchild; brother, Curtis Myles, Sr.; sisters, Irene M. Holly, Druzella M. Williams, Vivian M. Watson, Rosetta M. Dickerson and Betty M. Lewis; and a host of other relatives and friends.
She was preceded in death by her grandson, Michael Jones; parents, Alex and Matilda LaGarde Myles; brothers, Eugene and Johnny Myles; sister, Rosalie Myles; paternal grandparents, Jessie and Irene Thomas Myles; and maternal grandparents, Julius, Sr. and Charlotte Maryland LaGarde; and son-in-law, Edmond Ball.
Arrangements entrusted to Jones Funeral Home of Houma.
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