Tracy Lenore Dykes Volante

Published 12:01 am Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Oct. 31, 1969 – June 18, 2017

NATCHEZ — Services for Tracy Lenore Volante, 47, Mandeville, La., who died Sunday, June 18, 2017, will be noon Wednesday at Laird Funeral Home Chapel.

Burial will follow at the Natchez National Cemetery under the direction of Laird Funeral Home.

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Visitation will be 10:30 a.m. Wednesday until service time at the funeral home.

Mrs. Volante was born Oct. 31, 1969, in Natchez, the daughter of Elven R. Dykes and Trudy Logan Torrey.

She was a housewife and a member of the First Baptist Church of Covington, La. Mrs. Volante was a lover of animals, especially her dog “Dixie.”

She was preceded in death by her maternal grandparents, John S. Logan Jr. and Norma K. Logan; paternal grandparents, Raiford Dykes and Ann R. Dykes; and one uncle, Julius Steven Logan

Survivors include her husband, Kenneth E. Volante; three children, Lacy Roberts, Corey Roberts and Kenny Volante Jr.; her father and his wife, Lucy, of Mandeville; her mother and her husband, Allen, of Terry; two brothers, Kevin Logan Dykes and wife, Angelique, of Madison and George Forbes and wife, Stephanie, of Gretna, La.; one sister, Melanie Dykes White and husband, Shelby, of Nashville, Tenn.; 15 brothers and sisters-in-law; three step-siblings, Ramsay Walters, Madelaine Lowe and Macy Torrey; and 25 nieces and nephews.

Pallbearers will be Corey Roberts, Kenny Volante, Chris Dykes, Kevin Dykes, George Forbes, Shelby White, Britton Dykes and Kenny Volante Jr.

Honorary pallbearers will be Elven R. Dykes and Allen M. Torrey.

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