Susan Elizabeth Hastings Pray of Baton Rouge, passed away on June 2nd. Retired after 33 years of service from the Louisiana Department of Social Services – Office of Family Support as a Program Specialist.
Susan is survived by her husband of 48 years, John; sons, Jonathan and Christopher; daughter-in-law, Laura; granddaughter, Jillian Claire; siblings, Linda Graziano, Cathy Hastings, and David Hastings; and mother, Mildred Ward Hastings.
Preceded in death by her father, William H. Hastings Jr., a niece and two nephews.
Visiting hours will take place at Resthaven Funeral Home in Baton Rouge on Wednesday June 6th from 5:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. Funeral services will be private and held at a later date.
She and John enjoyed traveling and spending time at their camp in St. Francisville.
In lieu of flowers please make donations to: Spillman Cemetery Fund, 13243 Highway 421, St. Francisville, Louisiana 70775.
The family wishes to thank longtime friend and Doctor Susan Richarme, along with Dr. Milton Giles Fort and the entire staff at Woman’s Hospital.
Family and friends may sign the online guestbook or leave a personal note to the family at www.resthavenbatonrouge.com.
My thoughts and prayers to Susan's family and friends ! We went to High School together . Sweet girl !!
Yvonne Sibley ArdGuntersville, AL
We are so sorry to hear of your mother's passing. Your whole Southpoint family is here for you and thinking of you. Sending you love and support in this difficult time.
Kelly SpencerBaton Rouge, LA
Dear John and Family
Please accept our deepest condolences for your loss.
Wishing you peace to bring comfort, courage to face the days ahead and loving memories to forever hold in your heart
Please know that we am here for you during this difficult time.
MEA & JIM MONNOTBATON ROUGE, LA
My sympathy to Susan's family. Susan was my supervisor, trainer and mentor during my first job with state government. I will always remember her as a caring and dedicated person.
Lyn EdwardsJACKSON, LA
MY PRAYERS ARE WITH ALL OF YOU, JOHN I LOVE YOU AND ADORED SUSAN MAY GOD HOLD YOU ALL IN HIS LOVING ARMS MUCH LOVE ANN WRIGHT
ANN K WRIGHTBATON ROUGE, LA
Today, I learned that your family is mourning the loss of your beloved Susan. Please accept my condolences and be assured that almighty God is certainly aware of your painful feelings. May God comfort and sustain you to get through this day and others to come (Isa 41:13). Wishing your family all the best at this most difficult period.
Heidi ECharlotte, NC
John, my deepest sympathy to you and your family on the loss of Susan. You are in my thoughts and prayers.
Gail LamousinBaton Rouge, LA
To Susan’s family, please accept my deepest sympathy and regrets for your loss. To John and children, to her mother, siblings and extended family, I will continue to keep each of you in my thoughts and prayers. May God give you comfort knowing Susan is now in His Loving Arms.
Sandra Pino CookBaton Rouge, LA
Sending prayers for Susan's family and friends. I had the pleasure of working with Susan at Department of Social Services. Susan was a joy to work with and learn from.
Michelle GuilloryRosedale, LA
I'm so sorry to hear of Susan's untimely death. Susan was my supervisor years ago and she was an amazing person. Prayers for John and the family.
Kim MatherneBaton Rouge, LA