Neoma Sexton Ash passed away March 18, 2017, peacefully at her home on Sexton Road in Minden. Her last request was that she be allowed to die on the same property where she was born on Oct. 2, 1921 to Leonard and Amanda Sexton. The family is very appreciative of the help from Hospice to make this simple last request a reality.
Neoma was a graduate of Minden High School, class of 1939, and then went on to obtain a bachelor’s degree at Normal College (Northwestern University) in 1943.
Her first job was as an extension employee in Ruston where she met