Barbara Nell Coler Dixon peacefully departed this life and entered her eternal life at her residence on Thursday, January 28, 2021 at the age of 78. She was a native of Thibodaux, LA and a resident of Marrero, LA. Barbara was a retired nurse aide with IHS. Devoted mother of Diane (Craig) Pierrie, Charles (Carlette) Dixon, and the late Alberta and Andrew Dixon. Grandmother of the late Terryina Donald. Great Grandmother of the late Shantrell Parker and Miraquel Donald. Daughter of the late Rev. Freddie, Sr. and Bessie Coler. Sister of Dorothy Coler, Barbara (Victor) Keller, and the late Bessie Skidmore, Edward and Freddie Coler, Jr. Sister in law of Eura Skidmore. Godmother of Benjamin Skidmore, Troy Broglin, Jaheim Skidmore, Jeremy Keller, and Ramon Morris, also survived by 13 grandchildren, 44 great grandchildren, 3 great great grandchildren, and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives, and friends. Relatives and friends of the family, also pastors, officers, and members of Second Zion Baptist Church and neighboring churches are invited to attend the Funeral Service at Second Zion Baptist Church 6520 Second Zion Ave. Marrero, LA on Friday, February 12, 2021 at 10:00a.m. Pastor James Nelson Brown officiating. Visitation will begin at 9:00a.m. until service time. Interment: McDonoghville Cemetery-Gretna, LA. Arrangements by Davis Mortuary Service 230 Monroe St. Gretna, LA. To view and sign the guestbook, please go to www.davismortuaryservice.com.
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