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Ms. Elizabeth Ann (Sinceno) Battiste, daughter of the late Arthur Sinceno Sr. and Earline Ramsey Sinceno was born on March 30, 1952 in New Orleans, Louisiana. She continued to live in New Orleans until her recent residence in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. She attended Orleans Parish public schools and was a proud graduate of Booker T. Washington High School. Elizabeth was raised in Payne Memorial A.M.E. Church. As a result of Elizabeth's fun-loving and uplifting spirit, she was loved by many. Her life was as beautiful and dynamic as the butterflies she loved so much, and her smile and abundant laughter will remain in the lives of all who knew her. She departed this life on Tuesday, January 17, 2017 at East Jefferson Hospital in Kenner, Louisiana. She was preceded in death by her brother, Arthur Sinceno Jr. Her life will forever be cherished in the lives of her children: Nathaniel K. Battiste, II of New Orleans, LA, and Njeri Battiste Maldonado (Ram?n) of Fairburn, GA; brother, Kevin Sinceno (Bridget) of Kenner, LA; five grandchildren, Nachelle, Tatiana, Adriana, Xavier, and Nathan; one great-grandchild, Kya; as well as a host of devoted, aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces, nephews and friends.
Relatives and friends of the family are invited to attend the Funeral Service at St. Michael Baptist Church, 315 James St., Kenner, LA on Saturday, January 21, 2017 at 10:00 am; Visitation will begin at 9:00 am; Interment: Restlawn Memorial Pk., Avondale, LA; Arrangements by DW Rhodes Funeral Home, 3933 Washington Ave.; Please visit to sign the guest book.