Norward Mitchell Tinson entered eternal rest on Monday, August 6, 2018 at Ochsner Westbank surrounded by his family. He was 77 years old. Norward was baptized at the age of 10 and was a faithful lifelong member of St. Joseph Missionary Baptist Church in Phoenix, LA.
He was the youngest son of the late Joseph P. Tinson Sr. and Gertrude Moran Tinson. Loving brother of Joseph P. (Cynthia) Tinson Jr., Rev. Calvin Al (Beverly) Tinson, Evelyn G. (Charles) Walker, Lillian M. Tinson and the late Alma M. (Harding) Taylor and Elaine G. (Lineker) Cartwright. Godfather of Denise G. Walker and Kendrick Williams. Deceased also survived by a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
Relatives and friends of the family, Pastors, officers and members of St. Joseph M.B.C. and all neighboring churches of Plaquemines, St. Bernard, Jefferson and Orleans Parishes and employees of Plaquemines Parish Government to the Homegoing Celebration on Saturday, August 18, 2018 at St. John Missionary Baptist Church 136 St. John Lane Phoenix, LA 70040 at 11 a.m. Visitation will begin at 9 a.m. Rev. Romell Griffin host pastor. Rev. Calvin Tinson officiating. Internment will follow in St. Joseph Cemetery.
The family will receive guest on Friday, August 17, 2018 at Robinson Family Funeral Home 9611 Hwy 23 Belle Chasse, LA 70037 from 6p.m. until 8p.m for a visitation.