Lonnie Lawrence Piper, 52 years old, beloved husband and father, was called to be with his Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ, on December 19, 2018. He entered this world on July 22, 1966, born to John and Rosalie Piper, in Baton Rouge, La. Lonnie retired from the United States Army after 23 years of service.
Lonnie is survived by his loving wife, Cynthia "Cindi" Piper; sons, Steven Piper and wife, Megan, Brett Piper; daughter, Christina Piper Flores and husband, Kenneth; 2 grandchildren, Blake Piper and Lawson Flores; mother, Rosalie Piper; brothers, Johnny and Ronnie Piper; sister, Brenda Piper and a host of nieces and nephews.
Lonnie is preceded in death by his father, John Piper Sr.; sister, Deborah Piper.
Pallbearers will be Steven Piper, Cody Rabalais, Johnny Piper, Ronnie Piper, Eddie Narro and Landon Piper.
Relatives and friends are invited to join the family for the visitation at Baker Funeral Home, Baker, Louisiana, on Friday, December 21, 2018, from 10:00 AM until the funeral service at 12:00 PM, officiated by Deacon Shelley Joseph. The graveside service and burial will follow at Louisiana National Cemetery, in Zachary, Louisiana at 1:30 p.m.
Family and friends may sign our online guestbook or leave a personal note to the family at www.bakerfuneralhomeonline.com.
miss u very much my baby brother. You will remain in my heart forever. Hope you are at peace
Served with Lonnie in the 769th Engr Bn. He was great soldier and a great guy. Rest in peace.
Col (Ret) Randy HilbornPineville, LA
I WILL LOVE AND MISS YOU FOREVER . YOU WILL NEVER BE FORGOTTEN MY SWEET AND LITTLE SON. MOM
ROSALIE PIPERbaker, LA
I love you, daddy. I’ll forever be your little girl and will miss you always. ♥️
Christina Piper FloresWalker, LA
Cyndi So sorry to hear about Lonnie. Have great memories. Will keep you and the kids in our prayers.
Ric MooreCentral, LA
Jeff ChenevertWalker, LA
Cyndi and kids,
Danny and I are so sorry for your loss and that we can't be there, in person, for you. Know that we are with you in spirit and will always be here if you ever need anything. We will continue our prayers for you as you adjust to life without Lonnie. He was loved by all who knew him and he will be greatly missed. We love y'all. Danny & Theresa Johnston.
Theresa JohnstonSummit, MS
Going to miss you little brother
John G Piper JrSaintAmant, LA