Metairie Obituaries

Metairie Obituaries

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  • Friday Feb 5 | via KPLC-TV Lake Charles 

    Cemetery holds century's worth of Carnival kings and...

    No floats or marching bands will ever make their way down the serene, tree-lined streets of the Metairie Cemetery. But, a parade there would hail a century and a half of Carnival royalty and Rex history.


  • Friday Feb 5 | via 

    Like father, like son: Michael Hollis is Mardi Gras ...

    Michael Hollis has a quick, easy laugh. He released it often as he hobbled around the Mardi Gras season parade floats at a warehouse in Kenner, his feet sporting vivid Carnival-colored socks.


  • Tuesday Jan 12 | via KLFY-TV Lafayette 

    Mother pens heartfelt obituary about sona s battle w...

    The mother of a 40-year-old man who died late last year in a Metairie apartment has penned a long obituary that centers mostly on her son's battle with drugs and advice she'd give to other parents facing the same struggle with their children. As is normal in an obituary for a loved one, Knox is remembered for many positive attributes including his intelligence, and his caring heart.


  • Jan 6, 2016 | via 

    Jefferson officials sworn in, including new Parish P...

    Amid thanks, promises and flowers, Jefferson Parish's newly elected officials were inaugurated Wednesday in a ceremony at the Jefferson Performing Arts Center in Metairie. All but one of those inaugurated are old hands when it comes to taking oaths of office: Councilwoman Jennifer Van Vrancken was the only "newbie" sworn in, as she put it, while the rest of her council colleagues are returning for at least their second term.