Olla Prier James
July 29, 1928  -  March 19, 2019

Olla Prier James

New Jerusalem Baptist Church
7008 Martin Luther King Dr.
Mansura, LA  71350
Saturday, March 30, 2019
9:00am to 11:00am
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Funeral Service
New Jerusalem Baptist Church
7008 Martin Luther King Dr
Mansura, LA  71350
Saturday, March 30, 2019
Map & Directions  Map & Directions

New Jerusalem Baptist Church Cemetery
Mansura, LA  71350

Funeral services for Olla Prier James of Mansura will take place at the New Jerusalem Baptist Church on Saturday, March 30, 2019 beginning at 11:00am. Burial will commence at the New Jerusalem Church Cemetery.

Olla James, age 90, passed away on Tuesday, March 19, 2019 at Avoyelles Hospital in Marksville.

Those left to cherish her memory are her daughters, Veronica Jones of Mansura, and Ivory James of Houston, TX; sons, Flemon James, Jr. of Mansura, Chris James of Mansura, ans Dale James of Cottonport; a sister, Brucie Mae Joseph of Alexandria; she is also survived by her precious grandchildren and great grandchildren and other relatives and friends

She was preceded in death by her husband, Flemon James, Sr.; sons, Russell James, Samuel James, Michael James and Freddie James; parents, Simon and Corrine (Recard) Prier; brothers, Curtis Prier, Cleveland Murray, Sr., Emile Prier, and Manuel Prier; sisters, Odessa Prier, Dora Deshotel, and Ella Wright.

Visitation will begin at 9:00am on Saturday, March 30, 2019 and last until time of service in the church.

Family and friends are invited to sign and view the online guestbook at www.escudefuneralhome.com.

Escude Funeral Home of Mansura, 6608 Porterie St. Mansura, LA 71350 (318-964-2324) has been entrusted with the funeral arrangements.


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  1. Barbara J. James
    Fontana, CA

    Sending our deepest sympathy to all she leaves behind. She will be missed.

  2. Thelma Augustine
    Mansura, LA

    My condolences to the Prier and James family.

  3. Deperlene Reid
    Douglasville, GA

    Prayers and sympathy go out to your family in your time of loss.

  4. Rose James
    Mansura, LA

    my dear mother in law ,we loved you but God loved you more , we gonna miss you ! RIH Mama Olla

  5. Gilda Heath
    Mansura,la, LA

    You have earn your wings Rip 🌹 beautiful lady nice personality
    Very out spoken🌹

  6. Donna Morrow
    Lake Charles, LA

  7. Matthew "Lonnie" James
    Kenner, LA

    My heart and prayers go out the family. I'll always remember her laughter and light in her eyes. R.I.P Ms Olla!

  8. Crystal Larcart

    I love you Mame

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