Garey A. Claude Sr., affectionately known as “Bread,” peacefully entered eternal rest on Thursday, June 11, 2020 at his home in New Orleans, LA. Born October 31, 1951, Garey worked at Lucky Coin and McElwain Motor Car Company prior to retirement. He leaves to cherish his memory, his wife, Alice Claude; sons, Chris Pepp Sr. (Keisha), Garey Claude Jr., and Corey Claude Sr. (Shoria); daughter, Dorothy “Jeannie” Claude; siblings, who were also his best friends, Rhonda Claude, Jenetta Claude and Donald Claude Sr. (Connie); seven grandchildren, Chris Pepp Jr., Christen Pepp, Sydney Claude, Gabriel Claude, Corey Claude Jr., Cameron Claude and Caiden Claude; and a host of other relatives and friends. Garey is preceded in death by his parents, Emile Sr. and Dorothy Claude; his sister, Betty Casborn; two brothers, Emile Claude Jr. and Rodney Claude Sr.; and one grandson, Joshua Bowman. Family, friends, employees of Dieudonne Enterprises, Inc.,
The Lynd Company, and members of Greater Antioch Missionary Baptist Church are invited to attend a Mass of Christian Burial on Friday, June 19, 2020 at 10:00AM at Corpus Christi-Epiphany Catholic Church, 2202 St. Bernard Ave., New Orleans, LA.
Visitation will be held from 8:00AM until the hour of service. Face mask required for entry.
Interment will follow at St. Louis Cemetery #3
Professional Services entrusted to Heritage Funeral Services located at 4101 St. Claude Ave., New Orleans, LA 70117.