A Celebration of Life for Mary Lou Pannell will be held at 10:00 a.m. Saturday, November 8, 2008 at Praise Temple Full Gospel Church, 4725 Greenwood Road Plaza in Shreveport. Funeral services will be held 3:00 p.m. at Grover Chapel A.M.E. Church, 505 8th Street in Glenmora, La. Interment will follow at Glenmora Community Cemetery. Officiant for funeral services will be Rev. Dr. Wayne A. Williams, Pastor of St. Luke C.M.E. Church.Family hour will be Friday, November 7, 2008 from 6:00 to 7:00 p.m. at St. Luke C.M.E. Church, 2110 Martin Luther King Jr. Drive, Shreveport, La.
Mary was born September 11, 1952 in Alexandria, La. She grew up in Glenmora, La., where her father the late Rev.Elijah Anderson was her pastor. Mary is the wife of Dr. Larry J. Pannell, Music Department Chair and Director of Bands at Grambling State University. Winnfield Funeral Home