Obituary for Mrs. Iola Lamott

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Mrs. Iola Lamott

May 2, 1936 - May 26, 2019

Mrs. Iola Lamott was born on May 2, 1936, to the parentage of A. J. and Mary Lynn Riley in Marion, Louisana. She was one of three siblings.

Iola left Marion, Louisana at an early age and moved to Dallas, Texas, where she graduated from Booker T. Washington High School.

Iola became a faithful servant of God in her early youth, uniting with the Munger Avenue Baptist Church under the leadership of Rev. B. E. Joshua. She later became a faithful member with the Greater Golden Gate Baptist Church under the leadership of Rev. Jacko, whom she loved.
She married Servie Joseph Lamott, who preceded her in death. To this union six (6) children were born: three daughters, Lenda Lamott, Cassandra Lamott, and Patrica Ann Lamott and three sons, Joseph Lamott, Kerry Lamott and Sheddrick Lamott. Cassandra preceded her in death.
Iola leaves to cherish her memories: five children, Lenda Jenkins (Anthony), Patricia Allen, Joseph Lamott, Kerry Lamott and Sheddrick Lamott (Narkisha); 10 grandchildren and 6 great grandchildren; two brothers from Los Angeles California, J. C. Riley (Glenda) and Robert Riley (Essie) and five nephew and two nieces. Two preceded her in death: Carol Riley and Robert Jr.; and a host of relatives and devoted friends.


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Service Schedule

Visitation Information

Date: Monday, June 3, 2019

Time: 1:00 pm - 7:00 pm

WAKE: 7-8PM, Monday, June 3, 2019
Black and Clark Funeral Chapel
2517 E. Illinois Avenue
Dallas, Texas 75216

Service Information

Date: Tuesday, June 4, 2019

Time: 10:00 am

Laurel Land Memorial Park


6000 South R.L. Thornton Frwy., Dallas, TX, 75216

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Born: May 2, 1936
Died: May 26, 2019

Condolences for Mrs. Iola Lamott

Janice Smith posted on 6/5/19

To the entire Lamott family: We have been friends and neighbors and we have been there for one another down through the years. May God comfort and keep all of you during this difficult time. Please cherish the wonderful memories of your wonderful loved one. Ms. Janice Richard- Smith & the entire family of Mr. & Mrs. Charles and Ola Richard (both deceased)


Leonard and Gina Johnson posted on 6/3/19

Lenda,Praying for you and your family


Joyce Randolph posted on 5/30/19

To my brothers and sisters, you have my deepest sympathy in the loss of your mom. At the end of the day all you have is family. Be strong and encourage yourselves in the Lord. Much love your sister, Joyce