Published 11:44 am Thursday, November 17, 2022

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Mrs. Ella Munizza, age 97, passed away on Nov. 16, 2022, at her home surrounded by family. She was a long-time resident of Bogalusa, La. and a member of Talley’s Chapel Church. Mrs. Munizza enjoyed doing her crossword puzzles, watching her news, and listening to Gaither music.

She is survived by one son: Tony (Stephanie) Munizza of Rio, La.; two daughters: Barbara Miller of Sun, La. and Linda (Murphy) Bennett of Bogalusa, La; one sister: Edwin Miller of Sun, La., who is selfless and caring and helped care for her sister; three brothers: Delton Talley of Bogalusa, La.; James Talley of Pine, La; and J.M. Talley of Blakely, Ga.; six grandchildren: Christopher (Teresa) Miller, Chad (Hali) Miller, Danny (Tracey) Munizza, Shane (Jenny) Bennett, Brad (Sherry) Bennett, and Brian Bennett; six great-grandchildren: Courtney Revere, Beckett Miller, Nicholas Miller, Hunter Bennett, Trevor Bennett, and Madalynn Munizza; and one great-great grandchild: Makenzie Revere.

Mrs. Munizza was preceded in death by her loving, devoted husband of 41 years: Mr. James Munizza; her parents: Jim and Veola Talley; one brother: Malcolm Talley; and one sister: Merle Talley.

Brown-McGehee Funeral Home is in charge of final arrangements. On Nov. 19, 2022, a visitation will be held at Talley’s Chapel Church in Sun, La. starting at 10 a.m. until time of service at noon. Bro. Randall Magee and Bro. Eric Seal will be officiating services. The pallbearers are as follows: Christopher Miller, Chad Miller, Danny Munizza, Shane Bennett, Brad Bennett and Hunter Bennett.