Eunice Marie Roth Persick, 95, of Baker, LA, passed away on Friday, April 12, 2019, in Brookhaven, MS. She was Born August 2l, 1923, to Agnes Greely Roth and Louis Boissac Roth, Sr.
She was a Graduate of Istrouma High School. She was married to Julius John Persick, Jr. March 28, 1943, in Baton Rouge La. She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, sister, daughter, and aunt. Her favorite pastime was watching her grandkids playing various sports.
She is survived by her daughters, Evelyn Efferson (Carroll), Julie Persick McCulloch, Patti Alderman (Tommy); 9 grandchildren, Rusty Efferson (Charmaine), Leslie Yellott (Robbie),
Steve Efferson (Katie), Jamie Berthelot (Steve), Matt McCulloch (Sagan), Cameron Alderman, Chelsea Alderman Chaves (Guillermo), Cartianne Alderman, Cory J Alderman (Kayla); 10 great-grandchildren, Brandon Efferson (Elise), Brooke Efferson Simon (Micah), Kaitlin Dilworth, Lance, Riley and Blake Efferson, Tre and Brock Berthelot, Mia McCulloch, and Tomas Chaves; 3 great-great-grandchildren; lrene and Brand Efferson, and Parker Simon; brothers, Louis Roth
(Margaret), Jimmy Roth (Myrtle); sisters, Rita McKee (Robert), Rosemary Lawless, and Bunny Roth; along with numerous nieces and nephews.
She is preceded in death by her husband, Julius John Persick, Jr.; her parents, Louis and Agnes Roth; sisters, Melanie Roth and Sally Delatte; and her dear friend and sister-in-law, Edith Morgan.
Eunice was more affectionately known to her sisters and brothers, nieces and nephews as Noonie or Aunt Eunice. At her request she was lovingly called "Maw Maw Faf by her
grandchildren and the majority of others who knew and loved her.
Relatives and friends are invited to join the family for the visitation Tuesday, April 16, 2019, from 5:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. and Wednesday, April 17, 2019, from 9:00 a.m. until the service at 10:00 a.m. at Baker Funeral Home, 6401 Groom Road, Baker, LA. The burial will follow at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens, Baker, LA.
Pallbearers will be Rusty Efferson, Steve Efferson, Tre'Berthelot, Matt McCulloch, Cameron Alderman, and Cory Alderman.
To order flowers call The Flower Basket of Baton Rouge (225) 275-8483.
Julie, was so sorry to hear about your mom. I remember running around Buffwood visiting each other’s houses. Your mom was always so sweet and had a great sense of humor. God bless and will be thinking of you and your family.
Love Sarah Lou
Sarah Cockerham RuizMissouri City, TX
Prayers of comfort Evy, Julie, and Patty. I love all of you and thank you taking care of your mom. She was a truly special person that was loved by many and will be greatly missed. Love Daria
Daria MaddenBethlehem, GA
I'm so sorry to receive this news, Julie (and family). I remember your mama from as far back as the 2nd grade when I came to your house in Buffwood. Your mama was always so sweet and down to earth. Mrs. Persick was an icon in Baker. She will be remembered with love. Holly
Holly McGowan ClancyBaton Rouge, LA
So sorry for your loss. I remember meeting your Mom once. She was so sweet and kind to me. Our prayers are and will remain with you and your family.
Doug McDonaldZachary, LA
She was such a wonderful person. Love and prayers for the family.
Casey and John BarnettEthel, LA