Betty Bellue Roussell

Published 6:32 pm Wednesday, July 3, 2013


Betty Bellue Roussell, 81, passed away Tuesday, July 2, 2013, at LSU Bogalusa Medical Center. She was a resident of Bogalusa and member of Annunciation Catholic Church. She is survived by three sons, James “Jimmie” (Kiku) Roussell Jr., of Manchester, Tenn., Michael “Mickey” (Sandra) Russell of Beach Grove, Tenn., and David Sidney Roussell of Ponchatoula; two brothers, Don Bellue of Baton Rouge and Bennie Bellue of Monroe; two sisters, Naomi Rawls and Carline Jenkins, both of Bogalusa; nine grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces nephews.

Her husband, James A. “Jimmy” Roussell; a daughter, Raven Roussell; and her parents, Carl and Maggie Bellue, preceded her in death.

Visitation will be held Sunday, July 7 at Brown-McGehee Funeral Home from 5-9 p.m. Visitation will continue on Monday from 9 a.m. until time for services at 11:30 a.m. in the funeral home chapel. Burial will be in Hillview Memorial Gardens.

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