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Louise Jefferson

FERRIDAY — Services for Louise Jefferson, 88, of Ferriday, LA who died June 20, 2020, at the Merit Health Central Hospital, Jackson, MS, will be at 11 a.m. on Saturday, June 27, 2020, at The Harvest B.C. with Bishop Justin Conner officiating.

Burial will follow at the Ferriday Cemetery under the direction of Concordia Funeral Home.

Visitation will be from 3 to 5 p.m. on Friday at the funeral home.

Mrs. Jefferson was born, July 2, 1931, the daughter of both the late John and Mary Pollard Brady.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, John Lee Jefferson, Sr.; two sons, Isaac Jefferson, John Jefferson, Jr.; two sisters, Annie Brady, Alberta Martin; three brothers, Walter Polk, Abe Richardson, Willie Richardson.

Louise “Lou” Jefferson was loved by many and leaves to cherish her precious memories; her three sons, Connie Jefferson, his wife Patricia, Abe Jefferson, both of Ferriday, LA, Eddie Jefferson, his wife Paulette, of New Orleans, LA; four daughters, Mary Jefferson, Margaret Hall, Doretha Jefferson, all of Ferriday, LA, Johnnie Hudnall, Vidalia, LA; one brother, John Brady, Jr., of Oakland, CA; one sister, Cecilia Jones, of Oakland, CA; two special granddaughters, Connie Leann Jefferson, Michelle Jefferson, both of Ferriday, LA; a Goddaughter, Doris Turner – Hooper, Ferriday, LA; a good friend that she raised like one of her own sons, Owen James; a host of grandchildren, great-grandchildren, great-great grandchildren; a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

Online condolences can be sent to www.concordiafuneralhomeinc.com.