OBITUARIES

Cassie Allison Elizabeth Ourso

Staff Writer
Plaquemine Post South

Cassie Allison Elizabeth Ourso was born in Plaquemine November 14, 1956 and died Monday, April 29, 2013. She was a graduate of Plaquemine Senior High School and Nicholls State University, where she received her bachelor's degree in Education. A teacher in the public school system for six years, she was currently employed by Iberville Parish. As a child, Cassie spent time in Venezuela while her father worked overseas. She was a voracious reader and was never seen without a book in hand. Survived by her (daughter) Carly M. Cummins, (mother) Leona W. Ourso, a (brother) CC Ourso of Baton Rouge, (sister) Jodi O. Seastrunk (Jay) of New Orleans, a nephew, Nathan Ourso (Taunia) and Natalie Ourso, all of Baton Rouge. She had three great nieces. No public services at Ms. Ourso's request.