Mrs. Earline Vercher Coutee, age 85, of Boyce, Louisiana, entered eternal rest on Sunday, July 28, 2019 at the Summit Retirement Center in Alexandria, Louisiana.
Services for Mrs. Coutee will be held on Wednesday, July 31, 2019, at 2:00 p.m. in the chapel of Gallagher Funeral Home in Ball, Louisiana with Pastor David Kimsey officiating. Friends may visit on Wednesday from 11:00 a.m. until the time of service. Burial for Mrs. Coutee will be at Forest Lawn Memorial park following the service, under the direction of Gallagher Funeral Home.
Mrs. Coutee was a loving wife, mother, and grandmother. She was a longtime member of Airbase Road Baptist Church in Alexandria. She was also nurse for the Baptist Hospital and Huey P. Long for 30 years. Mrs. Coutee will forever be missed by those that loved and knew her.
Mrs. Coutee was preceded in death by, her husband, Albert Coutee; grandson, Thomas Coutee, Jr.; and granddaughter, Lori Colleen Gallagher.
She is survived by her sons, Reggie Coutee (Christina) of Boyce and Thomas Coutee (Miriam) of Tioga; daughter, Lorretta Coutee Gallagher (Michael) of Panama City Beach; 4 grandchildren, Sean Gallagher, Candis Coutee, Kristina Coutee, Jeffery Coutee; and one great granddaughter, Tesla J. Coutee.
Friends may post online messages of condolence for the Coutee family by visiting www.gallagherfh.com.