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“Hey mom missing you today. Miss you everyday but really felt it today. Don't know why just happens som e times. Doing ok just feeling that emptiness...Read More »
1 of 14 | Posted by: Jayme Scallan - I acworth, GA

“Miss you so much today on mother's day. It is the 2nd mother's day without you. Chezell and I miss you so much. It's hard but we are blessed to have...Read More »
2 of 14 | Posted by: Jayme Scallan - Acworth, GA

“Miss you so much today on your first year heavenly anniversary. It's been a long hard year of missing you mom. You were the greatest mom. It's so...Read More »
3 of 14 | Posted by: Jayme Scallan - Acworth, GA

“Well mom what a surprise you got today. Wally , God bless him we sure will miss him. Chezell and myself and all of the grandkids. We where so...Read More »
4 of 14 | Posted by: Jayme Scallan - Acworth, GA

“Thinking of you. I sure do miss you mom. Love you bunches ma . ”
5 of 14 | Posted by: Jayme Scallan - Acworth, GA

“Missing you a lot today... wish so much you were here. Love you bunches Ma ”
6 of 14 | Posted by: Jayme Scallan - Acworth, GA

“Miss and Love you so much mom. I think of you everyday mom. I miss you more and more everyday. ”
7 of 14 | Posted by: Jayme Scallan - Acworth, GA

“Miss and love you so much mom. Christmas just wasn't the same this year but I guess it never will be. I LOVE you mom. ”
8 of 14 | Posted by: Jayme Scallan - Acworth, GA

“Miss and Love you on this Thanksgiving MOM !!!! Think of you every day and miss you always. Love you mom. ”
9 of 14 | Posted by: Jayme Scallan - Acworth, GA

“Oh how I miss you mom..I miss calling you on my way home from work,your sense of humor, your laugh,your unconditional love,everything about you. I...Read More »
10 of 14 | Posted by: Jayme Cartizzo-Scallan - aceorth, GA

“Chezell and Family , Sorry to hear this . I know she is with our Lord and watching over all of us. My prayers are with all of you. ”
11 of 14 | Posted by: Peggy Johnson - House Springs, MO

“Miss Gloria and my mom are probably showing everyone in heaven how to play bridge. Prayers to the family. My sypathies to all. God Bless ”
12 of 14 | Posted by: Katherine Murphy - Ponchatoula, LA

“We are so sorry to hear of the passing of Mrs. Gloria. Our prayers are with the entire family. ”
13 of 14 | Posted by: Wayne & Romona Middlebrook - LA

“So sorry for your loss. Our prayers are with you. ”
14 of 14 | Posted by: Gordon Anderson - Hammond

Gloria Brown Parent passed away on Monday, May 1, 2017 surrounded by her family, in Ponchatoula, Louisiana, at the age of 87. She was born on Friday, November 22, 1929 in Ponchatoula, Louisiana to the late Edith Laura Brown and Harvey Frank Brown, Sr.

Gloria had many hobbies which included working in her garden, sewing, playing bridge with her friends, going to church and singing in the choir. She was a former Wavette and graduate of Ponchatoula High School. She especially loved the holidays and spending time with her grandchildren.

Gloria is survived by her beloved husband, Wallace Joseph Parent, Jr.; 2 daughters, Chezell (Wayne) King and Jayme M. Scallan; son, Gilbert (Debbie) Larpenter; 9 grandchildren, Vicki, Christie, Samantha, Donny, P.J., Matthew, Jimmy, Carly and Shea; 5 great-grandchildren, Madalyn, Jacqueline, Sophia, Nathaniel and Jase. Also survived by many nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Edith and Harvey Brown, Sr.; brother, Harvey Brown, Jr. and sister, Willie Brown Leblanc.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend the Funeral Ceremony in the chapel of Harry McKneely & Son Funeral Home, 100 W. Magnolia Street, Ponchatoula, Louisiana 70454, on Thursday, May 4, 2017 at 11:00 am. Visitation starts at 9:00 am until the service begins at 11:00 am.

Interment will follow in Wetmore Cemetery, Ponchatoula, Louisiana.

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