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“My sincere condolences to the Family, may you find comfort from the encouraging words found at 1 Thessalonians 4:14 ”
1 of 6 | Posted by: JT

“Mollie, We are sorry to hear that Barbara has passed. We are glad we got to meet her again later in life as we will always have a good memory of...Read More »
2 of 6 | Posted by: Lloyd & Susan Matherne - FL

“We went to church and Sunday School with Barbara and we always would get coffee and biscuits and sit together to catch up on what has been happening...Read More »
3 of 6 | Posted by: Linda Ryan - Ponchatoula, LA

“I had heard so many stories about "Aunt Barbara" from Sal Jr. before I ever had the change to meet you. We shared some fun times together and I...Read More »
4 of 6 | Posted by: Jan Lloyd - St. George, UT

“I will always remember the sleep overs and playing hide n seek . The many trips you took us on. you will be missed. Give Sal a hug and a kiss for...Read More »
5 of 6 | Posted by: Shana Wells - Amite, LA - Family

“Aunt Barbara:I remember all the fun times we had when I was little. You were always there for us..Rest in Peace and tell maw maw I love her...love...Read More »
6 of 6 | Posted by: Sharon Creager - Westwego, LA


Barbara Ann Dufrene passed away on Thursday, July 6, 2017, at her residence in Amite, Louisiana, at the age of 75. She was born on Friday, May 1, 1942, in Gretna , Louisiana to the late Hilda and Leo Dufrene.

Barbara is survived by her sister, Mollie (Salvadore) Porrovecchio, brother, Warren (Shirley) Dufrene, Sr., brother, Randy (Terri) Dufrene; nieces, Sharon (Toby) Creager, Shana (John) Wells, Sonya (Michael) Meyer, and Dannell (Christie) Dufrene; nephews, Warren (Peggy) Dufrene, Jr., Brent (Mitzi) Dufrene, David (Michelle) Dufrene, Jesse (Chrissie) Dufrene, and Jacob (Courtney) Dufrene. Also survived by numerous great nieces and nephews and great great nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Hilda Marie Bergeron Dufrene and Leo Paul Dufrene.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend the Memorial Service at the First United Methodist Church of Ponchatoula, 200 E. Pine St., Ponchatoula, Louisiana 70454, on Saturday, July 29, 2017 at 11:00 am.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the First United Methodist Church of Ponchatoula at the above address, in Barbara's memory.

Arrangements entrusted to Harry McKneely & Son Funeral Home.

To view and sign the family guest book, please visit www.harrymckneely.com.