JoAnn Carter LaFever Prudhomme

Wednesday, June 25, 2008

JoAnn Carter LaFever Prudhomme

JoAnn Carter LaFever Prudhomme, 66, a former long-time resident of Lewisburg, died Sunday, June 22, 2008, in Sulphur, La., where she had made her home for several years.

Mrs. Prudhomme was a native of Marshall County. She was a homemaker, an avid quilter and gardener, and a member of the First United Methodist Church of Sulphur.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Ruben and Virgie Lee Corbin Carter; first husband, Hugh LaFever; son, William Sam Black; stepson, Christopher Lee Prudhomme; and grandson, William Jeff Hale.

She is survived by her husband, Michael Roy Prudhomme of Sulphur, La., daughters, Wanda Crook of Sulphur, Carol (Tony) Birdsong of Lewisburg, and Brenda Lee Harris of Murfreesboro; sons, James Gordon (Carol) Black of Dubock, La. and Ricky Lee (Becky) Black of the Laws Hill Community; stepson, Kevin Michael (Debbie) Prudhomme of Sulphur; sisters, Mildred "Sister" (Walter) Bowman of Lewisburg, Peggy (Rex) Tidmore and Robbie (Jeff) Myers, both of Milton, Fla.; brothers, Pete (Anna) King and Willie "Bud" Carter, both of Lewisburg; eight grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be conducted from the chapel of Bills-McGaugh Funeral Home at 2 p.m. Wednesday, June 25, with Reverend Rocky Cunningham officiating, followed by burial in Lone Oak Cemetery.

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