Funeral service for Mrs. Mary Louise Gilley Lockett, 88, of Monroe, LA, will be held at 2:00PM Saturday, December31, 2022, in the chapel of Mulhearn Funeral Home Sterlington Rd. Monroe with Rev. William Sikes and Rev. Andy Myrick officiating. Interment will follow in Mulhearn Memorial Park Cemetery. Visitation will be from 12:00PM until service time Saturday at the Mulhearn Funeral Home.
Mrs. Lockett was born on September 24, 1934, in Mangham, LA, and passed away on December 27, 2022, in Monroe. She was a member of Loch Arbor Baptist Church. Mrs. Lockett enjoyed cooking and taking care of her plants, but she loved animals and traveling especially to Disney World. She worked for over 33 years before retiring from Ford, Bacon, and Davis.
Survivors include her children, Charlotte Wilhite and husband John, Mitzi Lockett, and Winfred Crenshaw; stepchildren, William Lockett Jr. and wife Debbie and Nancy McHugh; sisters, Peggy Canterberry and husband Charles and Dorothy Coleman; and numerous grandchildren, great grandchildren, nieces, and nephews.
Pallbearers will be Paul Bernard, Damon Girod, Mark Corbin, William Crenshaw, Thomas Girod, and Jeff Robinson.
Memorials may be made to St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital.