Sandra Ruth Skipper Batiste, 65, a resident and native of Morgan City, La. passed away Wednesday, November 23, 2017 at 11:15 p.m. at Teche Regional Medical Center.
Visitation will be observed Saturday, December 2, 2017 at the Lee Chapel AME Church, 609 Feret St. Morgan City, La. from 10 a.m. until funeral services at 1 p.m., with Reverend Andrew Simms Sr., officiating. Burial will follow funeral services in the Morgan City Cemetery.
Memories of Sandra will forever remain in the hearts of her four sons, Damon C. (Tiffany) Skipper of Morgan City, La., Troy D. (Christine) Batiste of Hattiesburg, Miss., Toby L. (April) Batiste of Ville Platte, La. and Kevin (Cotina) Batiste of Morgan City; three daughters, Tiffany (Brad) Batiste-Lockette of Jeanerette, La., Casey Batiste-Denham of Lafayette, La. and Kendra R. (Zane) Cook of Tyler, Texas; fours brothers, Samuel (Margaret) Skipper Jr. of Houma, La., Raymond (Paula) Skipper of Hyattsville, Md., Joseph Skipper and Walter (Debbe) Skipper both of Patterson, La.; six sisters, Odessa Frank of Morgan City, La., Leona (Anthony) Dixon of La Place, La., Windey Skipper of Norfolk, Va., Elnora Reyes of Morgan City, La., Antionette (Eric) Schmidt of Norfolk, VA and Wyiona (Bryan) Burrell of Norfolk, Va.; 25 grandchildren, five great grandchildren and a host of nieces, nephews other relatives and friends.
Sandra was preceded in death by her husband, Raniey Batiste; her parents, Samuel Skipper Sr. and Annie Mae Morrison Skipper; two brothers, Kerry Skipper and Anthony Wayne Skipper; a granddaughter, Precious Lockette and a son-in-law, Brad Denham.
Jones Funeral Home of Morgan City-Franklin-Houma-Jeanerette in charge of arrangements.
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