Submitted by Ruston Leader on Tue, 08/23/2016 - 8:46am
Funeral services for Roberta Gayle Simmons Poole, age 92, will be at 10:00 AM, Wednesday, August 24, 2016 at Grace United Methodist Church on North Trenton, Ruston, LA, under the direction of Kilpatrick Funeral Home of Ruston with Rev. Bob Deich officiating. Visitation will be prior to the service starting at 9:00am. Interment will follow at Roselawn Cemetery in Gloster, MS at 4:00pm.
Submitted by Ruston Leader on Tue, 08/23/2016 - 8:36am
A service of memory will be held for Mr. Andrew Douglas Frazier on Tuesday August 23rd, 11:00 a.m. with a wake and vigil held Monday, August 22nd, from 5:00 - 7:00 pm both at Mays Chapel CME Church in Ruston.
Mr. Frazier passed away Tuesday, August 16th.
He was born on April 18, 1934 in Arcadia, Louisiana to Andrew and Lenora Frazier and was proceeded by his wife and high school sweetheart Lucy Frazier. He attended Lincoln High School and Grambling State University. He also served our country in the U.S. Marine Corps.
Submitted by Ruston Leader on Thu, 08/18/2016 - 12:09pm
A memorial service for Era Byrd Chandler will be held at 2PM on Saturday, August 20, 2016, in the Burkhalter Chapel of Trinity United Methodist Church. Reverend Leslie Stephens will officiate. Private family interment will be at Forest Lawn Cemetery under the direction of Kilpatrick Funeral Home of Ruston, LA.
Mrs. Chandler died Wednesday, August 10, 2016, at the Alpine Senior Care Center in Ruston, Louisiana, after a long illness.
She was born in Dodson, Louisiana, on October 11, 1921, to Esther Williamson and Roland McCray Pullen. She earned a
Submitted by Ruston Leader on Wed, 08/17/2016 - 11:58am
Marie “Christine” Roberts was born October 3, 1953 and died on July 22 in Lexington, Kentucky.
A memorial service will be held on Saturday August 20 at 10am at St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Church.
She was preceded in death by her father Donald Roberts and a sister Maribeth Heurtevant.
Left to cherish her memory is her mother Anne Marie Roberts, her siblings: her twin Therese Spurgeon (Roland), Kathleen Acree, Susan Cline (Chip), Robert Roberts, Anne Marie Whitehurst (Paul), and hosts of nieces and nephews.
Submitted by Ruston Leader on Wed, 08/17/2016 - 11:57am
Memorial services for Lisa Northcott, 41, of Monroe, LA., will be held at 5:00 P.M. Saturday August 20, 2016 at Christ Church in West Monroe, with Rev. Tom Lowe officiating under the direction of Mulhearn Funeral Home in West Monroe, LA. Visitation will be from 3:00 P.M. until 5:00 P.M. Saturday at Christ Church in West Monroe.
Submitted by Ruston Leader on Fri, 08/05/2016 - 12:12pm
Ruby Kathleen Best Conville was born on May 14, 1926 in the Bienville Parish community of Liberty Hill to Joe Cephus and Nancy Elizabeth Mathews Best. At the age of 12, Kathleen professed Jesus Christ as her Savior, and she went to be with Him on August 5, 2016 in Ruston, LA.
At the age of two, Kathleen moved with her family to Simsboro, LA where she lived and attended school. A 1942 graduate of Simsboro High School, Kathleen was a proud alumnus and became a founding member of the SHS Alumni Association.
Submitted by Ruston Leader on Thu, 08/04/2016 - 12:21pm
Connie Sincox Hair, 62, of Ruston passed away peacefully August 2, 2016, surrounded by loved ones after a lengthy illness. Connie was a homemaker for many years, as well as a friend to many.
A memorial service will be held at 10:00 AM, Saturday, August 6, 2016 at Owens Memorial Chapel Funeral Home with Bro. Greg Tipton of Mineral Springs officiating. The family will be accepting visitors from 9:00 AM until service time.
Submitted by Ruston Leader on Thu, 08/04/2016 - 12:19pm
Billy Joe Adcox, age 84, passed away Tuesday, August 2nd in Ruston, Louisiana surrounded by his family. Funeral services are scheduled for Friday, August 5th, 2016, at 11 AM at Kilpatrick Funeral Home in Ruston, Louisiana. Visitation will be held at 10:00 A.M., preceding the memorial service at 11:00 A.M. The burial will follow at 3:30 P.M. at the Atlanta Cemetery in Atlanta, Arkansas. Dr. Chris Craig will officiate.