In Memory of




Obituary for Marie Barbarin Baptiste

Marie Barbarin Baptiste on Thursday, August 15, 2019, passed on to glory peacefully in the presence of family at the full age of 92. Marie was the beloved daughter of the late Louis I. Barbarin (Jazz Musician/ Drummer) and the late Marie L. Barbarin. Beloved wife of the late Clifford Baptiste, Sr., and devoted mother of Carolyn Baptiste Jones (Late Glenn), Brenda Baptiste Dupart (Rudolph, Jr.), Cifford Baptiste, Jr. (Gail), Gregory Baptiste (Lesia) Steven Baptiste, David Baptiste, and the late Mario Baptiste. Sister of the late Josephine Barbarin Nelson, the late Louis Barbarin, Jr. (Late Eva of New York) and Paul Barbarin (Verna) of L. A. California. She is also survived by fourteen grandchildren, twenty great-grandchildren, and two great-great-grandchildren. Relatives and friends of the family, pastors, and members of Behold the Lamb Ministry, Gideon Christian Fellowship, Lowerlight Missionary Baptist Church and employees of Marriott and Hotel Monteleone are invited to attend the Mass of Christian Burial on Thursday, August 22, 2019, at 10:00 AM at Corpus Christi/Epiphany Catholic Church 2022 St. Bernard Ave. New Orleans, LA. Visitation begins at 8:00 AM. Interment Mt. Olivet Cemetery, New Orleans, LA