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JAMES MORTON, JR.

July 1, 1936 — March 14, 2021

James Morton, Jr. entered into eternal rest at his residence on Sunday, March 14, 2021 at the age of 84. He was a native of Vacherie, LA and a resident of Marrero, LA. James was a retired paint foreman of Avondale Shipyard. He was a member of Masonic Lodge: Good Luck #17. Beloved husband of Marie Morton. Devoted father of Carl Mitchell. Loving grandfather of Jordan Mitchell, Ky Mitchell, and Luke Mitchell. Son of the late James Morton, Sr. and Aleena Morton-Dumas. Brother of Donald Morton and Betty Nelson; also survived by a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives, and friends. Relatives and friends of the family, also pastors, officers, and members of Little Zion Baptist Church #3 and all neighboring churches; members of Masonic Lodge: Good Luck #17 are invited to attend the Funeral Service at Little Zion Baptist Church #3 on Thursday, March 25, 2021 at 10:00a.m. Pastor Norman Smith, III officiating Visitation will begin at 9:00a.m. until service time at the church. Interment: Westlawn Park 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.

DUE TO COVID-19 PANDEMIC ATTENDANCE WILL BE LIMITED. IT IS MANDATORY EVERYONE ATTENDING WEAR A FACE MASK OR SOME TYPE OF FACE COVERING.

 

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Visitation

Thursday, March 25, 2021

9:00 - 10:00 am (Central time)

Little Zion Baptist Chuch #3

441 Wilson St, Marrero, LA 70072

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Funeral Service

Thursday, March 25, 2021

Starts at 10:00 am (Central time)

Little Zion Baptist Church #3

441 Wilson St, Marrero, LA 70072

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