Carl Marshall, Jr. died on October 25, 2016, in Covington.
He was 98 years old.
He was raised in Bay St. Louis, Mississippi as the son of Carl and Lillian Marshall. He was an avid sailor and went to Bay High before attending and graduating from Staunton Military Academy in Virginia.
He was a graduate of the University of Virginia with a degree in economics, a member of Theta Chi fraternity and was a lifelong fan of all Cavalier intercollegiate sports.
Carl and Kathryn Olson were married, and then Carl served as a First Lieutenant in the Army in Europe in 1953. After returning to the U.S., Carl and Kathy raised a family with three children in New Orleans and then Covington and were married for 27 years.
Carl loved to play golf, grill, follow the Saints and college football, sing in the Mardi Gras Barbershop Chorus and support the Republican Party.
As a deacon in the Covington Presbyterian Church, an arbitrator of the Greater New Orleans Better Business Bureau and member of Covington Country Club, Carl was active in his community.
After Carl retired to Bay St. Louis, he devoted more time playing golf at Pass Christian Isles. Then he became a victim of Hurricane Katrina and relocated to Covington again.
He will be remembered for his sense of humor, love of cocktail hour(s), and ability to recall every Sugar Bowl team and score from the 1930’s to the present.
Carl is survived by his son, Robert Chapman Marshall (Julie); Virginia Alice Morgan; and Carl’s grandchildren, Rob, Valerie, Jack, and Carly.
Carl’s son Philip Randolph Marshall and his children Alex and Macaila predeceased Carl in 2013. Carl’s brother Chapman and sister Carolyn also predeceased him.
His passing marked the end of an era for the Marshall family.
A memorial service will be held at the Cedar Rest Cemetery in Bay St. Louis at 2 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 5 followed by a reception at the Bay Waveland Yacht Club at 3 p.m.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations to the American Kidney Foundation.
Paul Giambrone “Pops” was called to be with our Lord Jesus Christ on Tuesday, October 25, 2016.
He was 89 years old.
He was the beloved husband of the late Elizabeth Walle Giambrone; son of the late Dominic Giambrone and Margaret Masilio Giambrone Puloma; loving father of Mary Irving, Irma Hoffman (George), Paul Giambrone, Jr., Rose Giambrone, Dominick Giambrone (Sandi), Perry Giambrone (Sharon) and Diane Maurer; Paw-Paw of Marie, Lorraine, Pamela, Robert, Timothy, Jennifier, Paul III, George, Monique, Dominick, Jr., Cristina, Elizabeth, Angelle, Veronica, Perry, Jr., Mason and Jeffrey; grandfather of 22 great-grandchildren and fivve great-great-grandchildren; brother of Anthony Giambrone (Noonie), Jana Puloma Perise (Mike) and the late Joseph and Andrew Giambrone and Frank Puloma, Jr.; nephew of Virginia Carreca (his favorite), and Lena Bourgeois; and uncle to many nieces and nephews.
Paul proudly served in the U.S. Navy in World War II. He was a truck driver for Cities Service/Citgo for over 10 years, founder of Giambrone Oil Company and an active member of Louisiana Oil Marketers Association in the 1970’s. He was a current parishioner of Most Holy Trinity Catholic Church, Mandeville, prior parishioner of Our Lady of the Lake, Mandeville and St. Mary Magdalen, Metairie. He was a member of the 4th Degree Knights of Columbus, Holy Mackerels and the VFW Post 8720.
During their 66 years of marriage, Paul and Liz enjoyed extensive travels throughout the country. He was a lifelong fan of the St. Louis Cardinals, LSU Tigers and New Orleans Saints. Paul never met a stranger, he was loved by all and will be sadly missed.
Special thanks to Dr. John Breaux for his many years of devoted care and friendship.
A Mass of Christian Burial was held at St. Mary Magdalen Catholic Church, 6425 W. Metairie Ave., Metairie, on November 2.
Arrangements entrusted to Serenity Funeral Home, Covington
Lee Stephen Alexius, Sr., lost his battle with cancer on October 28, 2016.
He is survived by his wife of 44 years, Kathleen “Kathy” Jenkins Alexius; his daughters, Stacey Alexius, Sarah Alexius Thompson, and Stephanie Alexius; his son, Lee “Stephen” Alexius, Jr.; son-in-law, Brad Thompson; grandchildren, Max Harper Thompson and Lily Alexius Thompson; and brothers, Jay, Paul, and Bruce Alexius.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Haller and Audrey Alexius.
Lee was born in New Orleans on November 8, 1945, and was a lifelong resident of Covington. He was a 1963 graduate of St. Paul’s School, and graduated from LSU with a mechanical engineering degree in 1968. He retired from BellSouth after 30 years of service. Lee loved the city of Covington and has served over 20 years as a city councilman. He was on the Board of Directors for the West St. Tammany YMCA, and was a member of the Covington Heritage Foundation and St. Tammany Municipal Association.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend a memorial service celebrating his life on Saturday, Nov. 5 at 12 noon at First Baptist Church, 16333 Highway 1085, Covington. Visitation will be held at the church from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.
The family requests that in lieu of flowers, donations in his memory be made to the West St. Tammany YMCA, 71256 Francis Road, Covington, LA 70433.
E.J. Fielding Funeral Home entrusted with arrangements.
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