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"I have fought a good fight, I have finished the race, I have kept the faith." 2 Timothy 4:7
Darlene Estelle James entered into eternal rest on Monday, March 27, 2017 surrounded by her loving family; A native of New Orleans, LA born November 26, 1959 to the late
Jethro James Sr. and Florine Ford; Mother of Brian Johnson, Charde' Duncan (Roshad) and Kia Davis; Grandmother of Kha'Lya Jefferson and Charod Duncan; Sister of Glend Ford Sr. (Sara), Glenda Henderson (Alfred Sr.), Willie Ford III, Sheila Ford Ash, Sherman Ford (Juanita), Jethro James Jr. (Dustin) and the late Tyler Ford and Shelton Ford; She is also survived by a host of nieces, nephews, great nieces and nephews, cousins and friends.

Relatives and friends of the family, also employees of New Orleans Adolescent Hospital and Booker T. Washington High School, pastors, officers and members of
Christian Fellowship Cathedral are invited to attend a Funeral Service at D.W. Rhodes Chapel, 3933 Washington Ave., on Saturday, April 1, 2017 at 8:30 am; Visitation begins at 7:30 am; Interment: Providence Memorial Park Cemetery; Arrangements by D.W. Rhodes Funeral Home.