Aug. 24, 1939 – June 21, 2021
Ella L. Moses Locke, 81, of New Orleans, Tylertown-native, died June 21, 2021, at her residence in New Orleans. Mrs. Locke was born Aug. 24, 1939, in Walthall County, the third child of the late Alec and Eddie Velma Moses
A funeral service was June 26, 2021, at Craft-Ginn Funeral Chapel, Rev. Bernard Ginn officiating, interment in the Magee’s Creek Church cemetery.
She was educated at Pine Grove where she excelled as a basketball player. She continued her love of sports until her final days.
Survivors are three daughters: Blondy Moore, Veronica Moses Roberson and Gisele Johnson, all of New Orleans; brother, LenDarnell (Lutgarda) Moses; niece, Clarissa Moses; nephew, Willie Ray Moses; grandchildren, Lamont and Lashonda Perkins, Zena Moses, Brandon Kwesi Givens, Charles Johnson, Toby Hale, Deshone Moses, Sr. and Aaron Gooden, Sr., Junice Moore and Eddie A Moses; one great-great grandchild; 12 great grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by sisters Levater Spears and Viven Moses Ginn, grandson, Jawara Givens.
Craft-Ginn Funeral Chapel was in charge of the arrangements. Share online condolences at www.craftfuneralhome.org.