Services for Laverne B. Fesmire will be at 11 a.m. Thursday, Feb. 25, 2016 at Rose-Neath’s Bossier Chapel. Officiating will be the Rev. Ben Jordon. Interment will follow at Doyline Cemetery. Visitation will be at 5 p.m., followed by a 7 p.m. Rosary, on Wednesday, Feb. 24, 2016 at Rose-Neath Funeral Home in Bossier City.
Laverne was born June 7, 1931 in Hall Summit to Ben and Willie Beckham and died Feb. 21, 2016 in Shreveport. She retired from the YWCA as a bookkeeper.
She is preceded in death by her parents and daughters, Linda S. Turner and Debbie L. Pooler.
She is survived by her husband, John Fesmire of Bossier City; granddaughter, Kimberly D. Scott of Haughton; grandsons, Hank Haynes, Jeff Haynes, both of Minden, Nathan J. Rowland of Shreveport; great grandchildren, Madeline N. Scott, Emerson T. Rowland, Beckham T. Rowland, McClendon T. Rowland, Carpenter T. Rowland and numerous other family members and friends.
Honoring Laverne as pallbearers will be her grandsons, Jason H. Scott, D.J. Beckham and Charlie Chandler. Honorary pallbearers will be Hayden Haynes and Michael Beckham.