Cover photo for Joseph Francois's Obituary
Joseph Francois Profile Photo
1964 Joseph 2020

Joseph Francois

July 25, 1964 — June 19, 2020


Visitation for Joseph Fitzgerald Francois of Marksville will be held on Thursday, June 25, 2020 beginning at 9:00am until 12:00pm at Escude Funeral Home of Mansura.

Joseph F. Francois, age 55, passed away on Friday, June 19, 2020 at Rapides Regional Medical Center in Alexandria. Joseph was a friendly and outgoing person with lots of friends and people who knew him. Everyone that knew him, knows the love he had for his daughters and the rest of his family.

Those left to cherish his memory are his daughters, Jalinda (Michael Richardson) Johnson and Renee Jennings; parents, Joseph Francois, Jr. & Cecile Francois; brother, Zachary (Ashley Anthony) Francois; step-children, Jasmine Haney, Ebonee Haney, and A’Keyla Haney; four grandchildren: Ja’kee Johnson, Mykel Richardson, Khowry Charrier, and Kyrre Charrier; and nephew, Timmy Wilkinson. He is also survived by a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, family and friends.

He was preceded in death by his paternal grandparents, Joseph Francois, Sr. & Genitha Francois; and maternal grandparents, Howard Stevens & Levia Stevens.

Funeral arrangements are under the direction of Escude Funeral Home.

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Joseph Francois, please visit our flower store.

Service Schedule

Past Services


Thursday, June 25, 2020

9:00am - 12:00 pm (Central time)

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.


Visits: 10

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Send Flowers

Send Flowers

Plant A Tree

Plant A Tree