WILLIE BELLE DEAL departed this life peacefully in her sleep on Tuesday, September 28, 2021, at the Sanctuary at Passages Hospice in New Orleans LA. She was 92 years old. Mother Deal was born on Thursday, June 20, 1929, in Macon, Mississippi and was a longtime resident of New Orleans LA. until relocating to Riverbend Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Belle Chasse LA. several years ago.
She is the daughter of the late Willie Lish Deal and Annie Marie Deal. Beloved mother of Thomas Joseph Deal (DE), Samuel Williams Jr. (VA), Gus Ray Williams and Connie Belinda Williams Caufield (LA). Mother-in-law of Cheryl Deal, Shelia Marie Thompson, Linda Williams, Elisa Williams, Shea M. Caliste and Gary A. Caufield Sr. Cherished grandmother of Sherita LeJon Deal (DE), Jessica Rochelle Johnson (GA), Jeremy Lee Williams (VA), Christian Williams (MO), Adam Williams, Shayoni Malia Caliste (LA), Sky Brianna-Kelene Williams (TX), Gary Caufield Jr., Garaneka Caufield (GA), and Delisa Honoree (CA). Great grandmother of Thomas- Joseph LeShaun Deal (DE), Tiarra Marie Carroll (DE), Christopher JaVon Carroll (MA) and August Dale Williams (MO). Great -great grandmother of Javion DeShaun Kinlaw (DE), Zaid Deal (DE), Jose DeJesus Jr. (DE). Sister of Calvin Deal (Laverne)(LA), James Rogers Bailey (Jean)(MS), Mary Elizabeth Mustafa (IL) and the late Edward James Deal, Lawrence Willie Deal, Rev. Thomas Earl Deal and Emmet Deal. Mother Deal is also survived by her cousin Rosa Hines (aka Baby sister) (LA), nephews; Jy,ome’ Vanar Ford (aka Butch)(IL) and Thomas Frank Deal, nieces; Cynthia Marie Mundy (LA), and Mary Louise (aka Loudie). Also left to cherish her memories are several nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives, and devoted friends.
Relatives and friends of the family, officers and members of True Love Baptist Church, Bibleway Baptist Church and Beacon Light Full Gospel Baptist Cathedral are invited to attend the funeral service on Saturday, October 16, 2021, at Beacon Light Full Gospel Baptist Cathedral located at 1937 Mirabeau Ave, New Orleans LA. The visitation will begin at 8A.M. followed by a 10A.M. service. Bishop Darryl S. Brister will officiate.
Due to COVID-19, everyone in attendance must wear a facemask or other proper facial covering.
Funeral planning entrusted to ROBINSON FAMILY FUNERAL HOME 9611, LA-23, BELLE CHASSE LA. 70037 (504) 208-2119
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