Margie Waldon Fonteno
Funeral services for Margie Waldon Fonteno, 67 will be held, Saturday, September 9, 2011 at 11 a.m. at Miracle Temple Church of God in Christ with Superintendent Thomas Kennedy officiating. Interment will follow at Mt. Harmony Missionary Baptist Church, Ruston, LA under the direction of Paradise Funeral Home, Arcadia, LA. Visitation will be held prior to services beginning at 10:00 a.m.
Ms. Fonteno was born April 9, 1944 in Ruston, LA to Robert L. and Hazel L. Waldon, Sr. She passed at her residence at Leslie Lakes Retirement Center in Arcadia, LA on August 31, 2011.
Margie is preceeded in death by her father and mother, Robert L. and Hazel L. Waldon, Sr.; sister, Therliftha “Ann” Cumie Minniefield; a brother, Willie C. “Boogie” Waldon; a daughter, Regina M. Woodfork; and a grandson, JeMario D. Woodfork.
She is survived by daughters, Paula Woodfork White and her husband Howard White of Ruston, LA; LaWanda Martin and her husband Antoine Martin of Dubach, LA; a grandson, Alverio Woodfork; granddaughters Nakeisha Woodfork, Bre’Aijah Fonteno, Tyra White, Angel Martin and Savannah White, a great granddaughter, Katoria Woodfork; and a great grandson Chouvayne Minniefield, Jr.