OBITUARY

Frederick Michael Jennings

October 7, 1948May 11, 2019

Frederick "Freddie" Michael Jennings, Born October 7, 1948, passed away peacefully at the age of 70, on May 11, 2019, surrounded by his Sisters, Niece and Nephew. Freddie was born and raised in New Orleans. During his later years, he resided in Arabi, Louisiana. Freddie was preceded in death by his late Father, Edward Earl Jennings, late Mother, Inez Fryoux Jennings, his late sister, Dora Lee Jennings Carroll, late brother Bernard "Nunny" Jennings, late brother, Stephen "Dinky" Jennings, late brother Edward Jennings Jr., late brother Dennis Jennings, and late brother Gary Jennings. He is survived by two sisters, Aline Jennings Carroll and Dolly Jennings Dema. Also survived by many Nieces and Nephews that he loved dearly. Freddie joined the Marines at the young age of 18, (until receiving a medical discharge for partial loss of his sight while on Duty) and worked for T. Smith and Sons on the Riverfront in New Orleans for many years. Thereafter, he worked many years at CSI as a Stage Hand for the Convention Center. Freddie was known for having a "heart of gold" and truly enjoyed giving to others, never wanting anything in return. He gave to numerous Charities on a monthly basis. Freddie was especially fond of giving and spending time with his family, friends, neighbors, nieces and nephews. Freddie treasured his time spent with family especially among the holidays. Freddie was always jolly, giving, easy going and kind hearted to anyone he was around. He had many friends and neighbors who adored him as well. Freddie will be deeply missed by many. There will be a gathering to honor "Freddie's Life" that will be announced at a later date. To sign and view the family guestbook, please visit www.stbernardmemorial.com.

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Susan Neff

May 19, 2019

Uncle Freddie,

You will be missed by all who knew you especially your family. I was saddened to here of your sudden departure, but I know you gained your Angel Wings in heaven and now pain free and fully whole in the presence of God. Until we meet again,
Love,
Susan

Eddie Dema

May 19, 2019

Uncle Freddie, It's hard to believe you are suddenly gone. You are already missed be many family, friends and neighbors that you have left a lifetime impact on. You will always be remembered and tresured as the one with a heart of gold, always looking out for someone else . We will be with you again one day , but until then watch over us as you have always done!

Lexi Dema

May 18, 2019

You’re going to be missed by many, uncle Freddie! I know you’ll be looking down from heaven and watching over us. I love you and miss you!

Dolly Jennings Dema

May 18, 2019

Young Freddie

Dolly Jennings Dema

May 18, 2019

Maryann Dema Moreland

May 18, 2019

Freddie and Nunny

Maryann Dema Moreland

May 18, 2019

Uncle Freddie at work.

Maryann Moreland

May 18, 2019

Uncle Charlie, Nunny and Freddie

Maryann Moreland

May 18, 2019

Frederick Jennings

Maryann Dema

May 18, 2019

After Hurricane Katrina

FROM THE FAMILY