Lura B. Pounds

Published 9:50 am Monday, January 4, 2016

Lura B. Pounds, born Sept. 11, 1958 passed away at her residence Jan. 2, 2016 at the age of 57.

She was a teller in banking at First State Bank, Hibernia and Capital One. She was also a member at Superior Avenue Baptist Church.

She was a devoted mother and leaves behind two sons, T.W. Pounds and his wife Brandi of Bogalusa and Lance Pounds of Jarreau; a brother, David Bonaventure of New Jersey; a sister, Catherine Lorio of Oscar; two grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews and other family members and friends.

She was preceded in death by parents, Berthold and Lois Harris Bonaventure; and three brothers, Joey Bonaventure, Jimmy Bonaventure and Donald Bonaventure.

A private service will be held at a later date with her resting place at the Immaculate Conception Cemetery in Lakeland.

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