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Margery Mary BARNES[1]
Female 1922 - Abt 2005


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  • Birth  29 Dec 1922  New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender  Female 
    Died  Abt 9 Jul 2005  Covina, Los Angeles, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • Obituary, Times-Picayune, The (New Orleans, LA) - Sunday, July 10, 2005
      DASTE
      Margery Mary Daste, was born in New Orleans, Louisiana on December 29, 1922 to Arthur Barnes and Loretta Taylor. She was the eldest of three girls. She and her late husband, Alvin, lived in New Orleans most of their life. The moved to California upon retirement in 1996 and resided in Covina to be near their family.
      Those who are left to cherish her memory are her two sons, Gary and Maceo; daughters-in-law, Joan and Diane; grandchildren, Conchita, Kirk, Kelly and Dominic; great grandson, Avin Gusman; grand son-in-law, Captain Wayne D. Gusman, USCG Retired; grand daughter-in-law, Kecia Bailey; sister, Sonora Rochon; brother-in-law, Albert Rochon; and a host of nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her sister, Era Mae DeRouen.
      Margery was a wonderful wife and mother to her two boys. Her grand children adored her. She was a strong, determined, focused woman. She was the glue, the one who put order into Alvin's many business ventures. She was considered a homemaker, but she was much more. The businesswoman behind the scenes, the one who kept the books, did the payroll, ran the errands, etc. She and Alvin shared over 60 years of married life. She was statuesque, elegant, and flamboyant. She loved the good life, especially champagne and diamonds.
      She always said, "I talk to God everyday, he is my friend." ###
    Person ID  I8829  Dobard-Tenette-Fauria
    Last Modified  9 Jan 2013 

    Family  Alvin T. DASTE,   d. 7 Sep 2002, Covina, Los Angeles, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified  9 Jan 2013 
    Family ID  F3185  Group Sheet

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    Link to Google MapsBirth - 29 Dec 1922 - New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Abt 9 Jul 2005 - Covina, Los Angeles, California, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S100] Obituary, The (New Orleans) Times-Picayune, 10 July 2005, page 5; Margery Mary Daste (Reliability: 2).


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