Funeral services for Juanita Belle Stevens Pilcher, 92, will be held on Tuesday, January 4, 2022 at 2:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2500 Southside Dr., Shreveport, Louisiana. Burial will follow at Memory Lawn Cemetery on Highway 6 west of Natchitoches, Louisiana. A visitation will be held from 1:00 p.m. until service time on Tuesday. Officiating the service will be Rev. Steve Pettey.
Juanita was born on February 23, 1929 in Ringgold, Louisiana to Julius Crawford Stevens and Belle Jones Stevens and passed away on Monday, December 27, 2021 in Shreveport.
Juanita held the position of Matriarch of the family. She will be greatly missed in her role. She was a 68-year member of the Eastern Star.
Juanita is preceded in death by her parents; husband, Louis P. Pilcher, Sr.; brothers, Clayton J. Stevens, Buel Stevens, Elree Stevens, Haden Stevens, Roland Stevens, Terral Stevens and Billy Stevens; and nephews, Ronald Stevens, Charles Gary Stevens. Left to cherish her memory is her sister, Mary Sue Stevens League; stepchildren, Louis P. Pilcher, Jr. (Jennie), Annie Pilcher Barnhill (David), Amy Pilcher Brackin (Danny); niece, Diane Lambert; nephews, Henry Stevens (Kaye), Kenneth Stevens, Wayne Stevens (Billie) and Steven League; numerous step-grandchildren, great- and great-great-grandchildren; and great- and great-great nieces and nephews.
The family would like to express special thanks to the staff at Brookdale Assisted Living and Amedisys Hospice for the care, compassion and love shown to Juanita during her last few years.