James "Jim" Celestin, Sr.

October 5, 1924 ~ May 13, 2020 (age 95)

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James "Jim" Celestin, Sr., 95, a native of Terrebonne Parish and a resident of Houma, LA, passed away peacefully at 3:20 p.m. on Wednesday, May 13, 2020.

Graveside services will be conducted at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, May 16, 2020 at Crozier Cemetery.

Memories of James, Sr. will forever remain in the hearts of his sons, James, Jr. and Rev. Donald Celestin, Sr. (Gale); daughters, Cheryl Greenhouse (Raymon, Sr.) and Judy Smith; sister, Mable Lou Celestin; eleven grandchildren; ten great grandchildren; sisters-in-law, Shirley Nero (Evain) and Brenda Spencer; and a host of other relatives and friends.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Lillie Mae Spencer Celestin; parents, Daniel, Sr. and Josephine Williams Celestin; brothers, Hezekiah, Malachi, Daniel, Jr., Jones "T-Man", Joseph and Herbert Celestin, Sr.; sisters, Odessa Hart, Eva Clay, Rosa Dell Duchan and Elizabeth Batholomew.

Arrangements entrusted to Jones Funeral Home of Houma.

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