Dolores Odessa Bolds Monie, – 102 years old, passed away on Tuesday, November 12, 2019 in Picayune, MS. Born in New Orleans, LA to Leon Bolds, Jr., and Annie E. Verrett Bolds, Dolores was married to the late Harrison Monie, Jr., until his death. Dolores was a lifelong resident of New Orleans until re-locating to Carriere, MS post-Katrina. She was employed as an LPN at U.S. Public Health Hospital and also as a Cosmetologist until retiring. Dolores is survived by her only child, Rickie B. Monie, Sr.; daughter-in-law, Lydia Payne Monie; grandchildren, Rickie B. Monie, Jr., Genevieve R. Monie, LTC Andrell J. Hardy, Sr. (Neifa), and Omar R. Taylor; seven great-grandchildren; sister, Leona Bolds Robinson; nieces, Marlene Taylor (Alger), Phyllis Smith (Jesse), Kimylene Sankey (Tim), Michelle Bolds, Gina Bolds and Ruthlyn Jasmine (Warren); nephews, Percy Golson, Jr., David Donley and Cedric Bolds; great nieces and nephews, Jynelle Black, Douglas Black, Jules Smith (Valencia), Jon Smith (Wendy), Jevonne S. Pollard (Lance), and a host of other relatives and friends. She is preceded in death by her husband, Harrison Monie, Jr.; parents, Leon and Annie E. Verrett Bolds, Jr.; brothers, Edwin and Vernon Bolds; and sisters, Selma B. Donley and Agnes B. Golson.
Relatives and friends of the family are invited to attend the Celebration of Life on Friday, November 22, 2019 at 11:00AM at Ephesus Seventh Day Adventist Church, 2400 Delachaise St., New Orleans, LA.
Visitation will be held from 9:00AM until the hour of service. Pastor C. Maceo Bailey, officiating.
Interment will follow at Southeast Louisiana Veterans Cemetery, Slidell, LA.
Professional Services entrusted to Heritage Funeral Services located at 4101 St. Claude Ave., New Orleans, LA 70117.