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 Velva <I>Long</I> Barentine

Velva Long Barentine

Death 25 Oct 2017 (aged 78)
Burial Alexandria, Rapides Parish, Louisiana, USA
Memorial ID 184663487 · View Source
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Funeral services for Velva L. Barentine will be held at 1 p.m., Saturday, October 28, 2017 in the Pentecostals of Alexandria Church with Reverend Anthony Mangun, Reverend Dennis Brown, and Sister Vesta Mangun officiating.

Committal service will follow in the Alexandria Memorial Gardens under the direction of White Oaks Funeral Home, Alexandria.

Velva, 78, of Pineville, entered eternal rest on October 25, 2017 in Lexington House in Alexandria. She was born October 11, 1939 in Pineville to the union of Floyd and Velesta Gilbert Long.

She graduated from Bolton High school. She was a Pentecostal by faith and a member of the Pentecostals of Alexandria Church. She was a faithful member of church for 68 years. She was a homemaker, loving wife, mother, sister, grandmother, great grandmother, and friend.

She is preceded in death by her father, Floyd N Long; stepmother, Dorothy C. (Graham) Sermons; two sisters, Barbara (Long) Nichols and Pamella "Pam" (Long) Ford.

Those left behind to cherish her memory are: her husband of 59 years and 10 months, Bobby Barentine of Pineville; one son, Floyd Barentine (Sharon) of Tomball, Tx; two daughters, Sonja Saucier (Mark) of Pineville, and DeAnna Terry (Wayne) of Humble, Texas; three brothers, Donald Long (Dyanne) of Alexandria, Russell Long (Rachel) of Alexandria, and Derald Weber (Karen) of Lafayette; eight grandchildren, Monique Strahan (Brock), Ashley Hunt (Dustin), Brooke Holden (Derrick), Kevin Barentine (Rachel), Brock Saucier, Corte Saucier, Mercedes Terry, and Lance Terry; and nine great grandchildren.

Pallbearers to serve will be Kevin Barentine, Lance Terry, Brock Saucier, Corte Saucier, Derrick Holden, and Dustin Hunt.

Vistiation will be held at Saturday, October 28, 2017 in the Pentecostals of Alexandria Church from 11 a.m until time of service at 1 p.m.




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  • Added: 26 Oct 2017
  • Find A Grave Memorial 184663487
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Velva Long Barentine (11 Oct 1939–25 Oct 2017), Find A Grave Memorial no. 184663487, citing Alexandria Memorial Gardens, Alexandria, Rapides Parish, Louisiana, USA ; Maintained by BEAR (contributor 47800269) .