|Birth: ||Mar. 17, 1947|
|Death: ||Apr. 14, 2007|
East Baton Rouge Parish
ARGRAVE, TYTTI "COOKIE" MEHAFFEY Tytti's "song of life" was Psalm 91:2 – "I will say of the Lord, He is my refuge and my fortress: my God; in him will I trust." Tytti "Cookie" Argrave was a longtime resident of Baton Rouge, Memphis, Tenn., and Slaughter. She died at 1:10 a.m. Saturday, April 14, 2007, at Lane Regional Medical Center, Zachary. She turned 60 on March 17. Visitation at Charlet Funeral Home Inc., Zachary, was on Sunday, April 15, from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m., with recitation of the rosary at 7 p.m. Visitation at St. Patrick's Catholic Church, Baton Rouge, on Monday from 9 a.m. until celebration of the Mass at 11 a.m., with the Rev. Jerry Martin, celebrant. Interment in Resthaven Gardens of Memory. She was a devoted and loving wife, sister, mother and friend. Survived by her husband of 38 years, Donald W. Argrave of Slaughter; twin daughters, Yvette Argrave Salkeld and husband Matt, and Tytti Argrave, all of New Orleans; two brothers, James Mehaffey and wife Linda of Baton Rouge, and Michael Mehaffey; granddaughter, Lucy Wayne Salkeld; three sisters-in-law, Dolores White, St. Gabriel, Janie Constantino and husband Pete of Baton Rouge, Janice Reno and husband Russel of Baton Rouge; as well as numerous nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. Preceded in death by her parents, Maj. James and Tytti "T" Mehaffey; and mother-in-law and father-in-law, Mervin and Stella Argrave. During her life, she was a teacher, music leader, bus driver, camp counselor, crossing guard and mentor, in Christ, to many. She was a graduate of Baton Rouge High School and LSU, member of Alpha Xi Delta sorority and LSU Fighting Tiger Marching Band. The family would like to thank the staff of Lane Regional Medical Center and LTAC of Feliciana for their excellent care and kindness. Pallbearers include the following: Patrick Mehaffey, Kevin White, Matt Salkeld, Randy White, Keith Constantino, Daryl Argrave, Chad Brumfield and Roy Boiteaux. Honorary pallbearers are Pete Constantino, Joe Polito and Duane Argrave. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made in the name of "Tytti Meri Argrave" to the Mary Bird Perkins Cancer Center, 4950 Essen Lane, Baton Rouge, LA 70809.
Published in The Advocate from 4/15/2007 - 4/16/2007.
Social Security Death Index lists:
Tytti M. Argrave
17 Mar 1947 14 Apr 2007
Germantown, Shelby, Tennessee
Resthaven Gardens of Memory and Mausoleum
East Baton Rouge Parish
Created by: Rita Graves
Record added: Jun 06, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 19747218