Margie May Lyons
Margie May Lyons, 77, passed away February 3, 2011 at Glenwood Medical Center. The funeral services are scheduled for Saturday, February 12, 2011, 2:30 P.M. at Mt. Zion BC #2, Dubach, LA. Pastor E. C. Morgan will officiate. Interment will follow at the Mt. Zion BC Cemetery under the direction of Kings Funeral Home, Ruston, LA. On Thursday, February 3, 2011 God saw a need for one of his glorious creations and dispatched one of his angels to the bedside of Margie May Lyons with the command “Well Done thou good and faithful servant, come home to rest from your labor. Margie was the youngest of sixteen children born to Philip, Sr. and Viola
Swift May, both of whom preceded her in death. She begin her walk with Christ at a very young age at Mt. Olive B. C. in Grambling, LA. She was also preceded in death by husband, Emmett Lyons, two brothers and eight sisters. She leaves to mourn her passing, two children, Judith Brown, Grambling, LA and Terry Brown, Shreveport, LA; two very special surrogate children, Arthur Lee and Mildred Lyons of Seattle, WA and many others throughout the Shreveport and Seattle area; two grandchildren, Ka’torri (Cylisa), Seattle, WA and Kimberly (Madaline) Lafayette, LA. four sisters: Ollie Coby, Oakland, CA, Sedonia Givens, Grambling, LA, Mildred Douglas and
Delores Ellis (Willie), Sacramento, CA; and one brother, Arthur May (Virginia), Grambling, LA; three great grandchildren, Torri Judith
(Katorri), Alexander and Amber (Kimberly) and a host of very special nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.