Funeral set for Saturday for GSU alumnus

Funeral service for Diedrick Ludley will be held Saturday at 2 p.m. at the Mt Zion Missionary Baptist Church in Grambling. He passed away Monday, March 7. 

Diedrick Ludley

Diedrick Ludley

The family hour will be held Friday, March 11 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the church, located on 2586 Martin Luther King Jr. Avenue.

Diedrick was a man with lifelong ties to Grambling State University and the city of Grambling.

Ludley was the husband of Latoya Satcher Ludley; father of Shandon Ludley; son of Flynn and Jane Fletcher Ludley; and brother of Brache Ludley and Michael Maryland.

He attended Alma J. Brown Elementary, Grambling Middle Magnet and Grambling high schools.

He graduated from Grambling State University with a bachelor’s degree in accounting and a master’s degree in public administration. 

He was a member of Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity Inc.

Ludley was employed by Grambling State from 2003-2010. 

He was also employed by Blue Lynx Media, Interphase Cooperation, Gardner Denver and Jarvis Christian College.