Norward Mitchell Tinson

Norward Mitchell Tinson entered eternal rest on Monday, August 6, 2018, at Ochsner Westbank surrounded by his family at the age of 77. Norward was baptized at the age of 10 and was a faithful lifelong member of St. Joseph Missionary Baptist Church in Phoenix, LA. He was the youngest son of the late Joseph P. Tinson Sr. and Gertrude Moran Tinson. Loving brother of Joseph P. (Cynthia) Tinson Jr., Rev. Calvin Al (Beverly) Tinson, Evelyn G. (Charles) Walker, Lillian M. Tinson and the late Alma M. (Harding) Taylor and Elaine G. (Lineker) Cartwright. Godfather of Denise G. Walker and Kendrick Williams. Deceased also survived by a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. Relatives and friends of the family, Pastors, officers and members of St. Joseph M.B.C. and all neighboring churches of Plaquemines, St. Bernard, Jeff erson and Orleans Parishes and employees of Plaquemines Parish Government attended a visitation and homegoing celebration on Saturday, August 18, 2018, at St. John Missionary Baptist Church, 136 St. John Lane, Phoenix, LA 70040, where Rev. Romell Griffin was the host pastor and Rev. Calvin Tinson officiated. Interment followed in St. Joseph Cemetery. The family received guests on Friday, August 17, 2018, at Robinson Family Funeral Home, 9611 Hwy 23, Belle Chasse, LA 70037 for a visitation. Please visit to sign online guestbook.

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