Roxanne Read, 61, of Kiln, MS, passed away Thursday, February 18, 2021, at Ochsner Medical Center North Shore in Slidell, LA. A visitation will be held from 10:00 a.m. until 11:00 a.m. Friday, February 26, 2021, at Riemann Family Funeral Home Long Beach Chapel in Long Beach, MS. Services will immediately follow the visitation at 11:00 a.m. and interment will be at Live Oaks Cemetery in Pass Christian, MS.
Mrs. Roxanne was of the Catholic Faith. She worked for NASA’s Stennis Space Center for over 20 years. She loved the New Orleans Saints. She valued spending time with her family and friends above all things.
She was preceded in death by her husband, John Stephen Read; her parents, John Claude and Willietta J. Mauffray; her brothers, Gerald Patrick Mauffray, Claude Joseph Mauffray, and Barry Mauffray; and her sister, Carol Anne Mauffray.
She is survived by her daughters, Hannah Elizabeth (Bret) Shattles of Hattiesburg, MS, and Shelby Ray Read of Santa Rosa Beach, FL; her grandson, John Carter Shattles of Hattiesburg, MS; her sisters, Pamela Nelson of Kiln, MS, and Beverly (Louise) Hosch of Biloxi, MS; and numerous nieces, nephews, and cousins.