- 82 years old
- Date of birth: Oct 13, 1929
- Place of birth:
Lake Providence, Louisiana, United States
- Date of passing: Sep 9, 2012
- Place of passing:
Monroe, Louisiana, United States
|Let the memory of Ike be with us forever|
"Daddy I miss you. But I want to thank you for teaching me how to be a man by what I saw you do. I will always love and miss you."
"Happy Birthday Daddy. I love you.
"Daddy, you and mama Jessie are truly missed! We are living in truly some bad times, but thanks for all that you guys did for us. By taking us to church, we know that their is a God who will never leave us nor forsake us!"
"Dear Daddy, I still miss you.
"Our dad went home to be with Lord three years ago today! You and mama Jessie are missed daddy!"
"This is the day that the Lord has made and this is the day that God chose to take my dad home to be with him. Yes, I do truly miss him, but I know that he is in a better place for sure today! Love you daddy and will never forget you!"
"Wow! I look at how time has passed, but the memories of our time together on this earth and your life will forever last. I miss you daddy!"
"Dear Daddy, this is Easter weekend. I am sending you and Mama my love."
"Hi Daddy, I often think about you and I always see your face as such a young boy giving your heart to God and how your spirit spoke to me in such a beautiful way. I am so thankful that you are resting in peace and joined again with the love of your life. I will always miss you just as much as I do mama."
"Daddy this time last year you were still with us and I was there with you in the hospital. I have missed you often since your passing, but I know that you are in a better place. there is no more pain and sorrow! You are at peace and with the Lord! You went home to be with mama whom we all have missed over the years. I know that she is jumping for joy now that you are there in heaven! MYA!"
"Daddy, I will never forget the look of a small boy on your face when you gave your heart to God. I love you so much and will always remember how you taught us to work hard, serve God. I will remember the lessons I learned at your hand, the love you gave each of us, and the great father you were to your children. I saw the spirit of God upon you as you lay resting in peace. . . shirley"
"Hi Mama and Daddy,
Irvin has some wonderful news to share with you both. I am missing you both today and my eyes are filled with tears. I guess as I get older, I think more about how my kids will perceive me as I get older.
Love you both very much and wish you were here.
"Daddy, I am missing you more and more! I miss the conversations we shared from week to week! You were a good father and I will always bear witness to that! You and mama gave us all that you all had to bring us to this day! I will always love you all! You guys are missed so much!"
"Thanksgivings without you Daddy and Mama gave me pause to reflect how blessed we all were to have had both of you in our lives. Rest in peace both of you! I love you both. Thank you for your love.
"Miss you Daddy. Thank you for making me the man I am today. You always said 'I'm gone learn you something boy', and you did. You were a good man."
"You are my hero. All that I am is because of what you taught me. Thanks for all the many year you loved me. I will always remember you. Tell Mama I miss her also."
"Irma: I was deeply saddened to hear of your dad's passing. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. May the love of family help everyone and and provide strength in the days ahead."
"I can't began to thank you enough for being the person you were! I will always love you! In your own way you gave us strength!"
"Daddy you are my HERO. I thank God for the man you was to us. A part of you will live on in all of you us because thats the can of man you was.
Daddy I miss you."
"Thank you for setting a great example for your family. "To everything there is a season, A time for every purpose under heaven:... Ecc 3:1 Thankful for the time God gave you. Love you, Grandpapa."
"What a PILLAR of the community! We all called you "Mr.Ike" because you earned and deserved such respect.
"I miss you."
"There remaineth therefore a rest to the people of God. For he that is entered into his rest, he also hath ceased from his own works, as God [did] from his. (Hebrews 4:9-10)
What a life to look back on to remember & admire all the work and accomplishments made! And the greatest one to be able to enter into rest with His God."
"Thank you grand poppa for preparing my mom and her siblings to face the challenges of this world ; who have all in turn taught us their children to do the same. Ill never forget your teachings ; our talks ; or smiles. Above all, I'll never forget your strength and compassion. You were a hard man but always a FAIR one. We will all strive to continue to make and keep you proud !!! Thanks !!"
"Wow I have such beautiful grandparents lol, God has been excedingly and abundantly good to this family and Im so thankful and greatful to know that they are both resting in the kingdom of heaven seated in front of the most high God !!!AMEN TO THAT !!! Rest in Heaven GrandPa Ike you are so loved & will be missed !!!"
"Captain, now you can really see everything! Thanks for the love; you'll be missed, so many great memories."
"Love you Grandpapa. So thankful I got to see you one last time."
"I Love You Grand Papa. The fact you called me V-e-rDell first before saying my name for 44 years is priceless. I will miss you, rest in peace."
"Grandpa I luv u so much I miss u I wish u.could have stay around we need u it hurts so much know u not here but tht promise we made ima keep and ill always be ur shasha aka shake a leg luv u grandpa"
"Thanks Grandpa for the coats lol I love you, you'll always be in my heart. X-)"
"Love you GrandPapa!! I dedicate this track season to you!"
"Daddy thank you for the Godly man that i am today."
"Love you Daddy."
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