Joyce Elizabeth Jackson Lepetich

Joyce Elizabeth Jackson Lepetich passed away on August 28, 2018 at the age of 66. Beloved wife of Mato Lepetich for 46 years. Mother of Joyelle Adolph (Denny) and Mathew Lepetich (Malena). Grandmother of Brooke and Emma Kate Adolph; Camilla, Mato, and Malena Lepetich; and step-grandsons Jace Milam and Dominic Adolph. Daughter of the late Henry Jackson and Virgie May Herring Jackson. Sister of William Jackson (Ruth) and JoAnn Gardner (Ronny). Also survived by a host of nieces and nephews. A native of Natchez, MS and resident of Belle Chasse, LA. Joyce was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, and friend. She devoted her life to her family as a homemaker and also enjoyed being a tour guide in the City of New Orleans. Special thanks to JoAnn Gardner and Maria Jackson for their loving care. Relatives and friends of the family attended the visitation and Funeral Mass at Our Lady of the Rosary Catholic Church, 3368 Esplanade Ave., New Orleans, LA on Friday, August 31, 2018. Interment: St. Louis #3 Cemetery, New Orleans, LA. Donations may be made in her memory to the American Cancer Society, or St. Jude Children’s Hospital in Memphis, TN. Mothe Funeral Homes handled arrangements, to view and sign the online guestbook please visit

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