NEW ORLEANS, LA AND BANGOR - James Francis Flannigan, a retired Executive of Barnett Marine, Inc., passed away peacefully at his home on Wednesday, April 6, 2016, after a long illness, at the age of 85.
Beloved father of Joelle Flannigan Evans (Byron), John Patrick Flannigan, Robert William Flannigan (Laine), and the late James Michael Flannigan. Son of the late Lillian Maude Flannigan and John Patrick Flannigan. Beloved "Grampy" to his grandchildren, Grace, Isabel, and Caroline Evans, and James Finch "Finn" Flannigan. Also survived by his former wife LaVerne Lee Flannigan.
Mr. Flannigan is a graduate of John Bapst High School in Bangor, Maine and a dedicated parishioner of St. Martha Catholic Church. A native of Bangor, Maine and a resident of Harvey, Louisiana, "Junior" was passionate about golf, traveling with his friends, Bill and Sam, and spending time with his grandchildren.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend the Funeral Mass at Greenwood Funeral Home, 5200 Canal Blvd., New Orleans, Louisiana. On Friday, April 8, 2016, at 1:00 PM. The interment service will be private. The family invites you to share your thoughts, fond memories, and condolences online, at www.greenwoodfuneralhome.net.