Memorial services for Mr. Mark Anthony “BoJangles” Verrett of Downsville will be at 7 p.m. Thursday, June 19, 2014, in the chapel of Griffin Funeral Home in West Monroe with the Rev. Jimmy Pittson officiating. Visitation will be from 5 p.m. until service time at the funeral home.
Mr. Verrett was born on September 12, 1952, in Monroe, La and passed from this life on June 14, 2014, in West Monroe at the age of 61. Mark always had a smile and a joke for anyone who had the pleasure of knowing him.
He is preceded in death by: His mother, Ruby M. Tate.
Survivors include: His son, Mark Anthony Verrett Jr.; brother Keith Pierce and wife Myrna; two sisters – Donna Prudhomme and Lenora Davis and husband Jimmy; aunt Esther Hilburn, all of West Monroe; as well as a host of cousins, nieces, nephews and friends.
Special mentions to Parky and Janet Albritton, Vern “Stick” Davis, Effie Bearden, Rhonda Boggs and Gabrielle Lewis.
A very special thanks to Jessica and Allen Moore, Donna Prudhomme, and all of the doctors nurses and staff of Louisiana Hospice and Palliative Care of Monroe.