Louise Matura Lansford

July 11, 1944November 18, 2018

"God gives us love. Something to love he lends us."

Louise Lansford, 74, passed away peacefully surrounded by her children, November 18th at the College Station Medical Center. Visitation will be from 12:00 to 1:00 PM, Wednesday, November 21st at Memorial Funeral Chapel in Bryan, with a celebration of Louise’s life to begin at 1:00. Graveside services will follow at Bryan City Cemetery for those who wish to attend. Louise was born July 11, 1944 in Hollandale, Mississippi. She was the daughter of Louis & Frances Matura. Louise had 5 sisters and 6 brothers. She was married to James “Jim” Lansford for 49 years before his death in 2011. Louise was the loving mother to Edward (Christine), James, Shannon (John), Robert, Eugene (Billie), & Charline. Survivors also include her grandchildren, Wathene, Preston, Shellsea, Kenneth, Faith, Jade, Jocelyn, Jaslene, Nathaniel & Timothy.

"A mother holds her children’s hand for a while, their hearts forever. Mother you left us beautiful memories, Your love is still our guide. Although we cannot see you, You are always at our side."


  • VISITATION Wednesday, November 21, 2018
  • CELEBRATION OF LIFE Wednesday, November 21, 2018
  • GRAVESIDE SERVICE Wednesday, November 21, 2018

Louise Matura Lansford

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Stephen & Susan Lehr

November 21, 2018

Susan and I send our deepest sympathy to you and yours over the loss of your mother. May God be your source of comfort during this period of sadness.
Love in Christ,
Stephen Lehr

Sandra Rodriguez

November 20, 2018

You always made me feel right at home and welcomed when I'd come visit Aunt Louise. You are truly loved and missed by all. Fly high my angel, until we meet again.

Sandra and Gaby