Cecile Wesley Baptiste, 82, a native of Terrebonne Parish and a resident of Gray, LA, passed away peacefully at 4:15 p.m. on Tuesday, July 6, 2021.
A public viewing will be conducted from 9:00 a.m. until funeral time at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, July 9, 2021 at Mt. Olive Baptist Church, 3076 W. Main Street in Gray, LA. (All visitors are asked to adhere to the CDC/local regulations by wearing masks and practicing social distancing.) Entombment will be in the church cemetery.
She is survived by her husband, Donald Baptiste, Sr.; son, Donald Baptiste, Jr. (Gloria) ; daughters, Darlene Sargent (Lloyd), Desiree and Terri Lynn Baptiste; nine grandchildren; fifteen great grandchildren; brother, Nolan Wesley, Sr. (Mary) ; sisters, Rose McGuin, Annette Howard (Samuel), Ida Frye (Carl) and Janis Wesley; and a host of other relatives and friends.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Elvin and Winnie Kirtman Wesley; brothers, Elvin, Jr., Lloyd, Leonard, Sr. and William Wesley, Sr.; and sister, Betty Sims.
Arrangements entrusted to Jones Funeral Home of Houma.
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