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Gorgi Nickens Wainwright

Gorgi Nickens Wainwright
  • October 22, 1954 - February 9, 2018
  • Pumpkin Center, Louisiana

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“Gorgi,I am saddened by your passing so soon. We played together when we were little and I have happy memories of times when we visited y'all. Too...Read More »
1 of 13 | Posted by: Judy Gazave - Slidell, LA

“Mr. Gerald, Mike & Megan we cannot express enough our deepest condolences in Mrs. Gorgi's passing. She was such a special lady. I always enjoyed...Read More »
2 of 13 | Posted by: Belinda Pizzolato, MA - Hammond, LA

“So very to hear of Gorgi's passing. She is in heaven dancing with the angels. She was a wonderful person that I had the pleasure of working with at...Read More »
3 of 13 | Posted by: Paige Lipps Brown - Ponchatoula, LA

“Mr. Gerald, Mrs. Gorgi, was a special lady & I loved her! She always had a smile & she always told me she was praying for me & she was so sick. Mr...Read More »
4 of 13 | Posted by: Sue Crockett - Hammond, LA

“Gorgi was an awesome person,my heart holds so many memories from the love,kindness,that was always shown.I will continue to pray for strength for the...Read More »
5 of 13 | Posted by: Pam Bergeron - Ponchatoula, LA

“Our prayers are with the family. So sorry to hear about your loss. ”
6 of 13 | Posted by: Joe Perrin - Ponchatoula

“Gerald, I am so sorry. Gorgi and I were so close when we worked together. She was an extremely hard worker but always so much fun to be around. We...Read More »
7 of 13 | Posted by: Susan Balisteri - Covington, LA

“My heart is broken. I wish I could have you in my life for just a little bit longer. You were the sweetest and kindest Mother-in-law, and I pray that...Read More »
8 of 13 | Posted by: Tonya Ezell - Family

“Kenneth W. ”
9 of 13 | Posted by: Amacker - SAUCIER, MS - Friend

“Sorry for your lost praying for the family. ”
10 of 13 | Posted by: JACKIE & ANTHONY BILLIOT - LA

“Gorgi you was loved by many and will be missed, I learned a lot from you and will always be grateful for the friendship we had!! Love you!! Prayers...Read More »
11 of 13 | Posted by: Elisa Costanza - Independence, LA

“I have such fond -and fun- memories of our times at PHS. My prayers and caring thoughts are with you all-her family and friends. ”
12 of 13 | Posted by: Mary Catherine Beall Hardy - LA

“Gorgi has always been a very sweet person. She will missed by all that knew her. Heaven has gain a beautiful angel. Sending many prayers to her...Read More »
13 of 13 | Posted by: JULIA Adams-Crane - Hammond, LA

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Gorgi Nickens Wainwright, of Pumpkin Center, Louisiana, passed away Friday, February 9, 2018, at North Oaks Medical Center at the age of 63. She was born on October 22, 1954 in Hammond, Louisiana the daughter of the late Carter and Doris Nickens.

Gorgi is survived by her husband of 35 years, Gerald Wainwright; children, Terry Wainwright (Tina), Jeff Wainwright (Latitia), Danny Wainwright (Lucy), Lorinda Wainwright, Scott Wainwright (Sissy), Michael Ezell (Tonya), and Megan Dantagnan; grandchildren, Trent (Carli), Tristan, Chase (Nicole), Dexter (Erika), Wyatt, Daniel (Heather), Devin, Jada, Abby, Shelby, Trevor, Brittany, Katie (Cody), Ty, Taylor, Emily, Avis, Damian, and Cadyn; 9 great grandchildren; siblings, Rhonda Lobell, Melanie King (Pat), Carlene Gleason (Chris), and Brandon Nickens (BB); and numerous nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.

In addition to her parents, Gorgi was also preceded in death by a great granddaughter, Riley Wainwright; an infant brother; and a brother-in-law, Larry Lobell.

Friends and family will be received Sunday, February 11, 2018 from 6:00 pm until 9:00 pm at Harry McKneely & Son Funeral Home, 2000 North Morrison Blvd. Hammond, Louisiana.
Services will be held at the funeral home Monday, February 12, 2018 at 10:00 am, with visitation beginning at 9:00 am.

Interment will follow in Hoffman Cemetery in Hammond, Louisiana.

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Hoffman Cemetery

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