Fannie Nicholas

Fannie Mae Nicholas (Batiste)

Saturday, June 12th, 1948 - Thursday, July 23rd, 2020
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Fannie Mae Batiste Nicholas was born on June 12, 1948, in New Orleans, LA to the late Nelson Batiste and Mary Alice (Norris) Trench Pillette. She was a native of Vacherie, Louisiana and longtime resident of Wallace, Louisiana. She graduated from Magnolia High School in 1967. Fannie was employed by the St. John the Baptist Parish School Board until the time of her retirement. Fannie was always the life of any party and enjoyed having a good time. She loved sewing, playing bingo, and going to the casino. Her biggest passion was helping others whenever she could.

On July 23, 2020, God saw Fannie was getting weary and said; “Well done my good and faithful servant, come and take your rest.” She departed her Earthly life at home surrounded by love ones. She leaves to cherish her memories her loving husband Leroy Nicholas, one son Corey (Tessa) Nicholas, two daughters Kawanna (Meldon) Borne, Tekleanna (Corey) Webster, five sisters Yvonne (Ray) Breaux, Gwendolyn (Kenneth) Harrison, Burdette (Harry) Johnson, Candy Batiste, and Rashonda (James) Champagne, two sisters-in-law Iris Pillette and Shena Batiste, two brothers Anthony Wayne Batiste and Clyde (Trena) Batiste, ten grandchildren ShaKeila and Rilynn Bazile, Jalen and JaJuan Nicholas, Keimani, Mekhai, and Kash Borne, and Corey, Coren, and Colyn Webster, three great grandchildren: ShaLaya, Jayden, and Alijah, two godchildren Tanya Dillard and Heather Breaux, and a host of other relatives and friends.

She was preceded in death by her parents Mary Alice (Norris) Pillette and Nelson (Dorothy) Batiste, mother-in-law Ethel Spencer, father-in-law Earl Nicholas, son Ryan Keith Bazile, three brothers Norris Pillette Jr., Nelson Batiste Jr., and Theron Batiste,and granddaughter Khalei Borne.

A walk-through viewing will be held on Thursday, July 30, 2020 at Treasures of Life Funeral Services, 315 E. Airline Highway, Gramercy, LA 70052 at 10am. A private service will be held at 12 noon. Interment to follow at Highway Baptist Church Cemetery, Vacherie, LA. Final care entrusted to Treasures of Life Funeral Services.

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Service Details

  • Visitation

    Thursday, July 23rd, 2020 | 10:00am - 12:00pm
    Thursday, July 23rd, 2020 10:00am - 12:00pm
    315 US HWY 61
    Gramercy, LA 70052
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  • Service

    Thursday, July 30th, 2020 | 12:00pm
    Thursday, July 30th, 2020 12:00pm
    315 US HWY 61
    Gramercy, LA 70052
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  • Interment

    Thursday, July 23rd, 2020 | 1:45pm
    Thursday, July 23rd, 2020 1:45pm
    Address Not Available
    VACHERIE, LA 70090
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Carlatta C Jones

Posted at 05:52pm
Family sorry for your loss.
Fannie Mae will be missed.
Carlatta Cole Jones
Gonzales, LA.

Harold Sterling

Posted at 01:15pm
My sincere condolences to the family of Fannie Mae. Fannie and I go way back. I will continue to pray for the family.

Harold Lee (Thin Man) Sterling, Sr.

Latricia Blain

Posted at 12:03pm
Sending Love and Prayers to the Batiste/Nicholas Family!! Cherish and Hold the memories close to your ❤️Heart!!

Valerie Jacobs Roussell & family

Posted at 04:31pm
My heartfelt sympathy and condolences to the family. A beautiful, fun loving soul is has departed earth BUT, her memories will last forever. I know she loved deeply so keep her memories and spirit alive as you go about living! Love you guys!

Julia S. Duplechain

Posted at 01:57pm
My deepest condolences and prayers 🙏🏽

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