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Dorothy Mary Theophile

Dorothy Mary (Nanny) Theophile entered into eternal peace on Tuesday, September 22, 2020 in New Orleans, LA at the age of 72. Born May 5, 1948 in New Orleans, Dorothy was the beloved daughter of Dorothy and Leonard Theophile Sr. She leaves to cherish her memory, her children, Melinda, Nicole, and Nakisha Theophile, Trenice (Renwick) Knighton, and Tiffany Harris; sisters, Beverly Jones and Paula Bordenave; brothers, Carl and Bernell Theophile Sr.; 24 grandchildren, 28 great grandchildren; and a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Dorothy is preceded in death by four of her children, Kim, Raymond, Patrice and Gregory Theophile; and brothers, Barry, Alfred, Kent, Byron, Bickett, and Leonard Theophile Jr.


  • Relatives and friends are invited to attend a Mass of Christian Burial on Saturday, October 3, 2020 at 9:30AM at Our Lady of Guadalupe Church & International Shine of St. Jude, 411 N. Rampart St., New Orleans, LA.


  • Visitation will be held from 8:30AM until the hour of service.


  • Interment will follow at Providence Memorial Park, 8200 Airline Drive, Metairie, LA.


Professional Services entrusted to Heritage Funeral Services located at 4101 St. Claude Ave., New Orleans, LA 70117.


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