James Nagabala Dennis Sr., 85, a native of Kingsville, Liberia and a resident of Houma, La., passed away peacefully at 5:20 a.m. on Thursday, July 12, 2018 in Hampton, VA.
Visitation will be from 8 a.m. until funeral time at 10 a.m. on Saturday, July 21, 2018 at New Zion Baptist Church, 263 Grand Caillou Road in Houma. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.
He is survived by his wife of 54 years, Sadie White Dennis of Houma; son, James N, Dennis, Jr. (Darlene); daughters, Mrs. Larry (Yvette D.) Driver, and Mrs. Rawetts (Lynnette D.) Baaheth Sr., both of Houma, Melissa D. Scott of Franklin, eighteen grandchildren; twenty-one great grandchildren; brothers, Sam Lynch of Morgan City and Nathaniel Denu of Kingsville, Liberia; and a host of other relatives and friends.
He was preceded in death by his sons, parents, two brothers, a sister.
Arrangements entrusted to Jones Funeral Home of Morgan City-Franklin-Jeanerette-Houma.
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