Anthony James "A.J." Duplessis Sr.
Tue, 2014/02/25 - 4:00am News Staff
Anthony James "A.J." Duplessis, Sr. departed life on Tues. Feb. 12, 2014 at the age of 64. Beloved husband of Earline R. Duplessis; father of Anthony Jr., Shannon Sr., and Jona Duplessis; grandfather of Paris, Asia, Shannon Jr. Duplessis, and Tanner White; great-grandfather of Pailynn Brown. He was the son of the late Clarence Duplessis Sr. and the late Hazel Jones; stepson of the late Johnny Jones Sr.; brother of Clarence Sr. and Joseph Duplessis Sr., Joannie Martin, Johnny Jr., Elvis Perry Jones, and the late Evelyn Cousin and Norine Williams. He is also survived by a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends. Relatives and friends of the family, and all members of St. Patrick Catholic Church, First Baptist,Mt. Zion B.C., Macedonia B.C., and True Divine Churches, Plaquemines Parish School Board and Horsemen's Benevolent Association attended a Mass of Christian Burial on Wednesday, February 19, 2014 at St. Patrick Catholic Church in Port Sulphur, LA. Service immediately followed. Celebrant Father Gerald Stapleton. Interment at St. Patrick Cemetery, Port Sulphur, LA. Arrangements entrusted to Murray Henderson Funeral Home.