Rita Mae Brisco

  • Died: November 6, 2016
  • Location: New Orleans, Louisiana

Rhodes Funeral Home - Washington Avenue

3933 Washington Ave
New Orleans, LA 70125

Tel. (504) 822-7162

Tribute & Message From The Family


Rita Mae Brisco was born on July 15, 1931 and entered into eternal rest on Sunday, November 6, 2016 at 6:30pm in New Orleans, LA. Daughter of the late Noelie Cola and Sampson Brisco. Mother of Joyce Robair, Norman Brisco (Iris), Jo-Ann Brisco-Shanks (Leonard), Janice Thomas, Jerry Merrill (Diane), Rita Wilfred, Ronald Brisco Sr., the late Jacquelyn Brisco Farria and Norris Brisco. Rita is survived by 11 granddaughters and 6 grandsons. She is also survived by a host of great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives and friends. Preceded in death by parents, Noelie Cola and Sampson Brisco, sister, Inez Johnson, brothers, John and Sammy Brisco, children, Jacquelyn Brisco Farria and Norris Brisco, and granddaughter Zabrina Davis.
Relatives and friends of the family are invited to attend Funeral Services on Thursday, November 17, 2016 at D.W. Rhodes Funeral Home, 3933 Washington Ave. at 11:00am. Visitation will begin at 9:00am. Interment: Mt. Olivet Cemetery. Arrangements by D.W. Rhodes Funeral Home, 3933 Washington Ave. Please visit www.rhodesfuneral.com to sign the guestbook.