Joyce Batiste Streams

Joyce Batiste Streams, 62, a native of Terrebonne Parish and a resident of Gray, LA, passed away peacefully at 4:25 A.M. on Friday, March 9, 2018, at her residence.Visitation will be from 9:00 a.m. until funeral time at 11:00 a.m. on Tuesday March 13, 2018, at Eagle Wright Baptist Church, 3113 West Park Avenue Gray, LA. Burial will follow in Halfway Cemetery.

She is survived by her husband, Kelsir Spencer Streams, Sr.; a step-son, Kelsir Streams, Jr.; two devoted nephews and godsons, Sean B. Simmons and Brandon T. Trahan; two step-daughters, Lanessa S Callandret and Kelly S. Hudson; a special and devoted great-niece whom she reared as her own child, Taylor Robinson; two brothers, Charles P. (Leslie) Batiste, Sr. and Dr. Donaldo R. Batiste; four sisters, Gloria B. (Clarence) Daggs, Barbara B. (Louis) Trahan, Linda B. (Alvin) Simmons, and Ora Lagarde; four grandchildren, and a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Ernest Batiste, Sr. and Maydel Head Batiste; paternal grandparents, August Batiste and Harriet Davis Batiste; maternal grandparents, Eddie Head and Evelina Winslow Head and three siblings, Ernest Batiste, Jr., Lionel Batiste, Shirley Batiste.

Arrangements entrusted to Jones Funeral Home of Houma. Condolences can be sent to the family by logging on to