Jayla Tassin

Jayla Tassin

Thursday, April 27th, 2000 Sunday, July 21st, 2019

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Obituary for Jayla Nicole Tassin

Jayla entered this world on April 27, 2000. She departed this life on July 21, 2019 at Halifax Medical Hospital in Daytona Beach, Florida. Jayla is survived by her mother Evan Nelson, her father Bernard Tassin, III and stepmom Delisa Tassin. She is the sister of Javon Houston, Javor Stemley, Jazlyn Frith, Jaden Tassin, Amari Tassin, and Armad Tassin. She is also survived by her maternal grandmother Alma Lee Bailey, her paternal grandparents, Peggy and Aaron Joseph, also a great grandmother, Geraldine Millet. She was the niece of Tanya Bailey, Shanda Bailey, Niya Bernard, Angela Joseph, Teel Fleming, Brent Tassin, Staffon McKinley, and Aaron, Anthony, and Ashton Joseph. She also leaves her Godparents, Pamela Perrilloux and Pastor Joseph D. Johnson, along with her only Godchild, Jarie’ion Knighton. Jayla was preceded in death by grandparents Lawrence Bailey, Jr. and Bernard Tassin, Jr.
Jayla was a 2019 graduate of East St. John High School, and was planning to attend University of Louisiana at Lafayette on August 18, 2019. She was employed by St. John the Baptist Parish Summer Camp and was a member of Destiny Christian Center in LaPlace, Pastor Steve O. Allen, Sr.
Everyone is invited to attend “Jayla’s Celebration of Life” beginning with a public viewing on Friday, August 2, 2019 from 6:00pm-7:30pm at Destiny Christian Center, 612 Main Street in LaPlace, LA. Celebration service will be Saturday, Aug. 3, 2019 at New Wine Christian Fellowship, 1929 West Airline Hwy in LaPlace, LA. Pastor Neil Bernard; Pastor Steve O. Allen, Sr., officiating. Entombment to follow at St. John Memorial Gardens, Airline Hwy, LaPlace, LA. Her final care has been entrusted to Treasures of Life Funeral Services, 315 E. Airline Hwy., Gramercy, LA 70052.
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  • Visitation

    Friday, August 2nd, 2019 | 6:00pm - 7:30pm
    Destiny Christian Center
    612 Main Street
    Laplace, La
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    Friday, August 2nd, 2019
    6:00pm - 7:30pm
  • Second Visitation

    Saturday, August 3rd, 2019 | 8:00am - 10:00am
    1929 W AIRLINE HWY
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    Saturday, August 3rd, 2019
    8:00am - 10:00am
  • Service

    Saturday, August 3rd, 2019 | 10:00am
    1929 W AIRLINE HWY
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    Saturday, August 3rd, 2019
    Pastor Steve O. Allen
  • Interment

    Saturday, August 3rd, 2019 |
    Saint John Memorial Gardens
    2205 W Airline Hwy
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    Saturday, August 3rd, 2019

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Norma W .Dorris

May the GOD of all comfort continue to keep you. Continue to lean & depend on him for Strength.
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Stacey Millet

God called another angel to His resting place. Enjoy your mansion Jayla!!! Lord please continue to strengthen the family. (Stacey Millet)
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To : Delisa Tassin & Family From: Your Capital One Vault Family You are in Our Prayers
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Shelley Dents

A beautiful angel in the arms of our Heavenly Father, but gone too soon from this earthly life. God bless the family. Treasure her memories with love, peace and joy! Shelley
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