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Corinne Carter Washington
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Birth: Aug. 25, 1918
Iberville Parish
Louisiana, USA
Death: Mar. 9, 2007
New Orleans
Orleans Parish
Louisiana, USA

CORRINE CARTER WASHINGTON, is the daughter of Mary Jane Blackwell and Joe "Yank" Carter of Plaquemine, Louisiana. She was reared by her dear Aunt, the Late Henrietta Blackwell Kitts. Corrine attended the Iberville Parish School system and later moved to New Orleans at the age of 19. She had accepted the Lord at a young age and was baptized by the Late Reverend J. H. Thompson at New Saint John Baptist Church in Plaquemine, LA. She became a member of Loving Four Baptist Tabernacle when she moved to New Orleans.

She met and married Morris Young, but the Lord called him home shortly thereafter. As an active member of her church, she later met and married the late Reverend Joseph E. Washington, Jr. They made St. John Baptist Church their church home where he became the Assistant Pastor and later the Pastor. She was the First Lady. While her health and sight permitted, she was extremely active in Church and enjoyed serving the Lord.

She leaves to mourn her passing her granddaughter, Lisa Marie Manning Ambrose(Raymond Louis III), great granddaughter, Erin Denise Williams, sisters: Eola Bell (Paul), Fannie Jones and Mary Gillingham; brothers: Lutcher Miller, Jr. (Gladys) and Sylvester Dorsey (Vicki); sisters-in-law, Ethel Parker, Irma Washington; godson, Michael McGinnis, Marino Valley, CA; a very devoted friend, Ethel Bailey and a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

In addition to previously memtioned loved ones, Corrine was preceded in death by her maternal and paternal grandparents, parents, daughter, Verna Jean Dupree, granddaughter, Karen Denise Littleton, brothers: Reverend James Washington, George Parker, Sr., Edward Favors and Alton Favors.
Family links: 
  Mary Jane Blackwell Parker (1902 - 1983)
  Grant Favors*
  Corinne Carter Washington (1918 - 2007)
  James Washington (1925 - 1994)*
  Eola Dent Johnson Bell (1927 - 2008)*
  George Parker (1930 - 1999)*
  Edward Blackwell Favors (1934 - ____)*
  Alton Leon Favors (1937 - 2004)*
*Calculated relationship
Garden Of Memories
Jefferson Parish
Louisiana, USA
Created by: Bishop Ann Ambers
Record added: Jan 10, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 32818098
Corinne <i>Carter</i> Washington
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Love you my aunt and miss you dearly.
- Bishop Ann Ambers
 Added: May. 21, 2011

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