Rose Marie Corley Gann
April 01, 1935 - March 04, 2018
Rose Marie Corley Gann, age 82 and a lifelong resident of Bogalusa, passed away peacefully at her home on March 4, 2018.
She was a cherished and loving wife, mother, grandmother, great grandmother, and friend to many in the community. An active member of First Baptist Church, she also participated in Civic League and Eastern Star, and remained an enthusiastic volunteer at Rest Haven up to the time of her death.
Survivors include her son James Earl Gann, Jr. of Baton Rouge; daughter Melinda Gann Hall and son-in-law Tony Duce of Birmingham, Michigan; son Robert Edwin Gann Sr. and daughter-in-law Brenda of Colorado Springs; grandchildren Amber Hall Price and husband Joseph, Jonathan Cody Gann, and Robert Edwin Gann, Jr.; great grandchildren Henry and Fiona Price; and many other family members and friends, especially her former colleagues at the Department of Children and Family Services.
She is preceded in death by her parents Edna Earl and Roscoe (Jack) Corley; brother Jack Corley; husband James Earl Gann, Sr., and daughter Melanie Kay Gann.
A visitation will be held Thursday, March 8, 2018 from 5:00 P.M. to 9:00 P.M. at Poole-Ritchie Funeral Home in Bogalusa, LA. Visitation will continue at First Baptist Church in Bogalusa on Friday, March 9, 2018 at 9:00 A.M. and will continue until time of funeral service at 11:00 A.M. Interment to follow at Ponemah Cemetery.