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Dorothy Mae Burns Amos LaCour

Dorothy Mae Burns Amos LaCour
  • September 30, 1941 - June 16, 2016
  • New Orleans, Louisiana

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Dorothy Mae Burns Amos LaCour was born in Donaldsonville, LA on September 30, 1941 and passed away on June 16, 2016. She was the second of five children and the daughter of Louis Burns and the late Marie Therence Burns. Sister of Marie Stokes (Curtis), Katie Wilson, Joe Louis Burns and the late Harry "Skin Nu" Burns. Dorothy was married to the late Mark Edward Amos Jr. through that union she had Charlotte Amos Larson (the late Osborne), Jennifer Amos (Darrell) and Mark E Amos III (Anna). Later on in life she was married to the late Robert "Bobby" LaCour, and from that union she had Treneice LaCour (Cornelius), Mary LaCour (Brandon), Lamont LaCour (Brandi) and Morris LaCour (Renyetta); Stepmother of Zealise LaCour, Amanda LaCour (Leon), the late Ursula LaCour, Terri LaCour and Robert LaCour. She was also a loving grandmother to 33 grandchildren and the late Tyrik & Dionne LaCour. Devoted Sister-in-law of Patricia Amos, Jean Barker, Catherine LaCour and Emile LaCour. Godmother of Mary Jackson and Terrence Collins; along with a loving hosts of nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives and friends. She was preceded in death by her in-laws Ruthie Amos, Anthony Amos, Clarence Amos, Donald Amos, Mary LaCour, Rose LaCour Dantzeler and her nephews Leroy Jackson Sr. and Lil Henry LaCour. Relatives and friends are invited to attend the Memorial Mass at Mater Dolorosa Catholic Church, 1228 S. Carrollton Ave. on Saturday, June 25, 2016 at 12:00 PM. Visitation began at 11:00 AM. Father Herbert Kiff officiating. Interment: Mt. Olivet Cemetery. Arrangements by: D.W. Rhodes Funeral Home, 3933 Washington Ave. New Orleans, LA. Please visit to sign online guestbook.