Carlin Ann Messa

Published 7:00 am Wednesday, September 4, 2019

Carlin Ann Messa, age 82, of Moselle, Mississippi, passed away Monday, September 2, 2019.

Our dear sweet mother, Carlin was a native of New Orleans, Louisiana. She lived in Chalmette, Louisiana and Picayune, Mississippi before moving to Moselle, Mississippi until her passing. She worked as a hairdresser for many years where she formed great relationships with many friends at her neighborhood salon.  She was of the Catholic faith and a member of St. Charles Borromeo Catholic Church.

She is survived by the love of her life, best friend, and loving husband of sixty-five years, Louis Messa, Sr. native of New Orleans and Chalmette, Louisiana, now residing in Moselle, Mississippi; two sons, Louis Messa Jr. (Ann) of Louisiana, and Chad Messa (Sherry) of Mississippi; two daughters, Deborah Morales (Louis) of Louisiana and Dena Albright (Michael) of West Virginia; six grandchildren, Sky Messa, River Messa, Holly Messa, Richard Mocklin III, Morgan Paternostro, Noah Albright and five beautiful great-grandchildren.

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She was preceded in death by her parents, Frank Brouillette and Dorothy Ortte Brouillette; one brother, William O. Pike; half-sister, Delores Barbay.

No services will be held at this time. A private celebration of life will be held later for immediate family.

Arrangements are under the direction of Picayune Funeral Home. Please visit our website,, for the obituary where you may leave an online condolence or share photos and memories.