In Memory of




Obituary for Carol Cary Lathan

Carol Cary Lathon, entered into eternal rest on Wednesday, August 28, 2019 at age 85 after a brief illness. She was a graduate of McDonogh 35 High School and Union Baptist Seminary. Beloved mother of Corliss Jones (Melvin), New Orleans, LA; Denise Buckner (Terry), Los Angeles, CA; Gaytra Lathon, Atlanta, GA and Archie Lathon, Jr., Las Vegas, NV. Carol's legacy of love includes her darling grandchildren, Ebonee Richardson, Olajide Adeniji, Jacques Lewis; great-grandchildren, Tayari, Albert, Jr. Simone, Jamari, Jide, Jr., Kailey, Hayden, Zairea and Zayce. Loving aunt to Gwen Tanner. Also, preceded in death by parents Nathaniel and Rebecca Cary and sister, Dorothy Manuel. Carol is survived by a host of cousins, nephews, and friends. A Celebration of Life honoring Carol Cary Lathon will be held at Rising Star Missionary Baptist Church, 8817 Hickory St. New Orleans, LA 70118 on Saturday, September 7, 2019 at 10 AM, Rev. C.L. Franklin, Officiating. Interment: St. Mary's Cemetery. Visitation 9 AM IN THE CHURCH.