- September 10, 1940 - February 12, 2013
- Picayune, Mississippi
of Frances' Passing
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“Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.
Nathan & Violet Serpas
1 of 25 | Posted by: Nathan and Violet Serpas - LA
“I'm very sorry to hear about Ms.Frances. She was always a wonderful neighbor and kept me out of a lot of trouble.
2 of 25 | Posted by: Donny Faust
“Ralph,we were so sorry to hear of your loss, may you and your family find peace with knowing God is with all of you. Mary Comeaux Robertson
3 of 25 | Posted by: Bill & Mary Robertson - Natchez, MS
“As you rest in the arms of the Lord may you know that you are loved by so many and will be missed. You were always so kind and loving to us. Carlita...Read More »
4 of 25 | Posted by: Jeanne & Carlita Johnson - NC
“To our friend Gwen and the entire Carreras family- You are in our thoughts and prayers. As you gather together as a family may you celebrate the life...Read More »
5 of 25 | Posted by: 3G and Diane
“Ralph, We were so sorry to hear about Frances. Our prayers are with you and the family.
6 of 25 | Posted by: Rudy and Raye Ann Mayer - LA
“To all of the beautiful Carreras family. We feel like family and would give anything if circumstances allowed us to be with you today. Nonetheless,...Read More »
7 of 25 | Posted by: chlois barkman - Matthews, NC
“Beth I am so sorry for your lost your
mom was a great person.
Jeff & Monica
8 of 25 | Posted by: Monica - Chalmette, LA - Friend
“My husband Ed and I were very lucky to have met Frances last year and it did not take long to understand how much she loved her family, and was so...Read More »
9 of 25 | Posted by: MaryLynn Hinde - Frederick, MD
“Sorry to hear about the loss of your dear friend. May you find peace knowing your loved one is in heaven. My prayers are with the entire family. ...Read More »
10 of 25 | Posted by: Nina Kelly Desselle - Meraux, LA
“Dearest Gwen and entire family~we are all sad for your loss. Please know the Galarde family is praying for you all and for your beautiful memories of...Read More »
11 of 25 | Posted by: Suzi
“We are so sorry to hear of your loss. Ms. Frances always had a beautiful smile on her face whenever you saw her. She will be missed. Your family is...Read More »
12 of 25 | Posted by: Keith & Bonnie Charrier - LA
“Carreras Family -
We are praying for all of you as you walk through this time of sorrow and loss. What a gift we were given in knowing such a sweet...Read More »
13 of 25 | Posted by: The Weirich Family - Matthews, NC
“Dear Carreras Family,
I'm so sorry to hear of your loss. Mrs. Frances had such a sweet heart. And she valued family. May the Lord overwhelm you...Read More »
14 of 25 | Posted by: Cathy Nunez - Saint Bernard, LA
“For the Carreras Family, may you find peace knowing your loved one is in heaven.
15 of 25 | Posted by: Terry Gervais
“May your family find strength through fond memories. I remember Frances as being such a sweet little lady. She always loved seeing our little...Read More »
16 of 25 | Posted by: The Compton family - Belmont, NC
“Beth. So sorry to hear of the loss of your mother. She was such a caring person. Our thoughts and prayers go out to you and your entire family. We...Read More »
17 of 25 | Posted by: Denise & Sal Pellittieri - LA
“Colossians 2:5 ESV
"...For though I am absent in body, yet I am with you in spirit, rejoicing to see your good order and the firmness of your faith...Read More »
18 of 25 | Posted by: The Naclerio Family - Matthews, NC
“Dear Carreras and Harriss families:
We only knew Frances from the stories we heard from Gwen but from those stories we know she was a delightful...Read More »
19 of 25 | Posted by: Becky Francis - Charlotte, NC
“My prayers go out to your family .
20 of 25 | Posted by: Mary Lou Lang - st.bernard, LA
“Sorry for your lost my prayers are with the family .
21 of 25 | Posted by: Mary Lou Lang - st.bernard, LA
“I am so sorry for the family's loss. I'm happy I had the chance to know Frances and I'm glad we had the chance to get together for some good times-...Read More »
22 of 25 | Posted by: Eileen Van Popering - Charlotte, NC
“I know that there are no words right now to bring comfort for such a great loss. I only hope that your family can make it through this difficult time...Read More »
23 of 25 | Posted by: Lori Cantrell - Chalmette, LA
“I will always think of Frances with a smile whenever I drink chocolate milk. May happy memories carry you through this sorrowful time.
The...Read More »
24 of 25 | Posted by: Tony and Margaret Portal - NC
“Dear Carreras and Harriss Families,
Wishing you the comfort that only our Lord and Saviour, Jesus Christ can bring. It was so nice to see your mom at...Read More »
25 of 25 | Posted by: John and Valerie Bush - FL
Frances Holloway Carreras, 72, died peacefully in her home in Picayune, Ms with her husband and children at her side. She was born on September 10, 1940 and a native of St. Bernard Parish.
Frances is survived by her husband Ralph D. Carreras, Sr.; they were married for over 55 years and had four children: Ralph D. Carreras, Jr. (Jennifer), Karen Carreras (Jimmy Pontiff), Beth Carreras, Gwen Carreras-Harriss (Bryan). She was the grandmother of 8 grandchildren and 9 great-grandchildren. She was the daughter of the late Mr. & Mrs. Lee Holloway.
Relatives and friends of the family are invited to attend the Memorial Visitation at St. Bernard Memorial Funeral Home, 701 W. Virtue Street, Chalmette, LA on Saturday, Feb. 16, 2013 beginning at 11:00 AM, followed by a Memorial Service in the Funeral Home Chapel at 1:00 PM. Inurnment in St. Bernard Memorial Gardens
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations can be given to St. Joseph Hospice, 722 West Canal, Picayune, Ms 39466; (601)799-2488.