Connie Jean Walker Straus


Connie Jean Walker Straus, 74, passed away March 9, 2019. Connie was born April 28, 1944.

Funeral services will be held at 10:00 a.m., Thursday, March 14, 2019 at Rose-Neath Chapel, Logansport, LA.  Officiating will be Rev. Joe Walker and Rev. Ron Johnson. Interment will be in Mt. Olivet Cemetery, Stanley, LA. Visitation will be held from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. Wednesday, March 13, 2019 at the funeral home.

She was proceeded in death by husband, David William “Butch” Straus; daughter, Rena’ Straus; parents, Kinley Walker and Vernice Dawson Walker; sister, Geneva Walker Horn; and brothers, Kenneth Edgar (Sonny) Walker, Ray Kenneth Walker, and Marvin Glenn Walker.

She is survived by:

Son, David L. Straus and wife, Janie

Sister, Mary Hutto

Seven grandchildren:
Sarah Bechtel and husband, John
Patrick McKim and wife, Michelle
Jessica Houston and husband, Dave
Elizabeth Walker and husband, Josh
Thomas Straus and wife, Sommer
Charlie Evans
Jimmy Evans and wife, Tisa

30 great-grandchildren; 2 great-great-grandchildren

Special nieces:
Michelle Harville and husband, Greg
Stormy Harrison and husband, Wayne

Nieces and nephews

Extended family: Nikki Sholar, Sarah Norwood, Linda Taylor and William Clark. 

Pallbearers will be her grandsons and great grandsons. 

Services are under the direction of Rose-Neath Funeral Home, Logansport, Louisiana.