Ollie Theresa Rolland entered her eternal home on Thursday, December 21, 2017, at the grand age of 97 years old. Ollie was the loving wife of the late Louis H. Barnes, Sr. She was the mother of Jewelyn Barnes Guidry (John), Monica Barnes Dubreuil (Jeffrey) and the late Louis H. Barnes, Jr. and Stella Mae Barnes Robino. Grandmother of Donna B. Gordon (Demarcus), Denise B. Cocchiara (P. J.), Melinda R. Pfeffer (Eddie), Lori R. Serpas (Donald), Michelle M Demots and Mandi D. Deano (Jeff.) Ollie was also blessed with 17 great-grandchildren and 17 great-great-grandchildren.
Her family would like to offer their heartfelt thanks to Carpenter House – St. Joseph Hospice, for their dedication, care, and unwavering support.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend a visitation to be held at St. Bernard Memorial Funeral Home, 701 W. Virtue St., Chalmette, LA on Saturday, December 30, 2017 from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m., with a mass to follow, at 1:00 p.m. Interment will follow in St. Bernard Memorial Gardens. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to St. Joseph Hospice, 824 Elmwood Park Blvd, New Orleans, Louisiana, 70123. To view and sign the family guestbook, please visit www.stbernardmemorial.com.