Deacon Freddie C. Brimmer Sr., – transitioned peacefully on Wednesday, November 6, 2019 in New Orleans, LA, while surrounded by his family. He was 91 years old. A retired Stevedore Forman and Army Sergeant First Class, Deacon Brimmer leaves to cherish his memory, his devoted wife of 62 years, Loretta B. Brimmer; his precious daughter and son, Suzette M. Brimmer (Hymes Perkins), and Freddie C. Brimmer II (Alida D.); grandchildren, Freddie C. Brimmer III, Alayah D. Brimmer, Alena D. Brimmer, Hymes E. Perkins II (Erricka), Corey A. Perkins (Carmen), and Arianne M. Perkins; a host of great-grandchildren; godchildren, Wanda Jean Randall, Todd Boutte, and Tamara Boutte Pierre; and many other relatives and friends. He is preceded in death by his parents; brothers, Ivory, Clifton, Rev. Leo Brimmer Sr., and Raymond; and sisters, Orangel, Enelle Francois and Elouise Carter.
Funeral services honoring Deacon Brimmer will be held on Saturday, November 16, 2019 at 10:00AM at St. Mark Missionary Baptist Church, 3219 Danneel St., New Orleans, LA. Rev. Christopher J. Arvie, officiating.
Visitation will be held from 8:00AM until the hour of service.
Interment will follow at St. Vincent De Paul Cemetery No.1, 1950 Soniat St., New Orleans, LA.
Professional Services entrusted to Heritage Funeral Services located at 4101 St. Claude Ave., New Orleans, LA 70117.