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MUMFORD, ETHEL MAE COLEMAN

Date of Birth: 08/15/1927
Date of Death: 01/06/2018

A NATIVE OF LEMANNVILLE AND A RESIDENT OF NEW ORLEANS. SHE PASSED AWAY AT 12:04 P.M., SATURDAY, JANUARY 6, 2018 AT UNIVERSITY MEDICAL CENTER IN NEW ORLEANS. SHE WAS 90.

BEGINNING VISITATION  AT BRANCH BELL BAPTIST CHURCH, 1231 ST. MAURICE AVENUE, NEW ORLEANS, LA, FROM 10:00 A.M. UNTIL 10:30 A.M. FOLLOWED BY SERVICES  UNTIL 11:30 A.M., CONDUCTED BY THE REV. KEVIN WILLIAMS. HOMEGOING CELEBRATION CONTINUES AT BUENA VISTA BAPTIST CHURCH IN ST. JAMES, WITH VIEWING FROM 1:00 P.M. UNTIL  SERVICES AT 1:30 P.M.,THE REV. JOSEPH COLEMAN, PASTOR. INTERMENT IN CHURCH CEMETERY.

SURVIVED BY A DAUGHTER, LOIS CALLUM. A SON, HENDERSON MUMFORD, III. TWO SISTERS: BEVERLY SOUTHALL, AND MARY DORSEY.  BROTHERS: REV. WELMON COLEMAN, REV. JOSEPH ( DIANE) COLEMAN, REV. RONALD (RUBY) COLEMAN, REV. LEROY COLEMAN, GEORGE (BRENDA) COLEMAN, AND WILSON COLEMAN. HER DEVOTED FRIENDS, DOROTHY PREVOST AND GEORGINA WILLIAMS; 3 GRANDCHILDREN, 5 GREAT-GRANDCHILDREN, NUMEROUS NIECES, NEPHEWS, COUSINS, OTHER RELATIVES AND FRIENDS.

PRECEDED IN DEATH BY HER PARENTS, WILSON COLEMAN, SR. AND VELRENA SMITH COLEMAN. HER HUSBAND, HENDERSON MUMFORD, JR.  SISTERS:  EMARGIE BANKS,  VIVIAN, VELMA AND ROSE COLEMAN. BROTHERS; JAMES , LEO, REV. CURTIS COLEMAN, REV. CHARLES COLEMAN,  AND IVY AND PERNEL COLEMAN. A DAUGHTER-IN-LAW: ELOUISE HENDERSON; A SISTER-IN-LAW: SHIRLEY COLEMAN.

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