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September 22nd

Carson Jamal Livingston

Carson Jamal Livingston, 11 months, died Sept. 19.Visitation will be held 9 – 11 a.m. Thursday with funeral services to follow at the Kings Funeral Home – B.E. King Memorial Chapel in Ruston.

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Louise Nelson

Louise Nelson, 77, of Ruston, died Sept. 19. Visitation will be from 11 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Friday.

Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Saturday at the Triumph Church of God in Christ. Burial will follow at Pleasant Grove Cemetery.

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September 21st

Virginia Mae Thurmon Kelley

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Funeral service for Mrs. Virginia Mae Thurmon Kelley, age 87, of Dubach will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday, September 22, 2010 at Kilpatrick Funeral Home in Ruston. Officiating the service will be Rev. Gill Authur and Rev. Scott Jennings. Interment will follow at Mineral Springs Cemetery under the direction of Kilpatrick Funeral Home in Ruston.

Mrs. Kelley was born March 19, 1923 and passed away September 19, 2010.

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Johnny Ervin Bridges

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Johnny Ervin Bridges, February 21, 1940 – September 15, 2010. Hot Springs, Arkansas. Our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ welcomed his great and faithful servant Johnny Ervin Bridges into His house of many mansions on September 15, 2010.

A memorial service will be held at 2:00 p.m. Sunday, September 19, 2010 at Diamondhead Community Church in Hot Springs,Ark., with Pastor Mike Fikes officiating.

The funeral service will be held at 3:00 p.m. Monday, September 20, 2010 in the Chapel of Kilpatrick Funeral Home in Ruston, Louisiana. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service. Pastor Mike Fikes will officiate. Interment will follow at Liberty Hill-Taylor Cemetery in Farmerville, Louisiana.

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September 20th

Virginia T. Kelley

Virginia T. Kelley, 87, of Dubach died Sunday, Sept. 19, 2010.

Funeral arrangements are incomplete under the direction of Kilpatrick Funeral Home in Ruston.

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Wanda Garner Atkins

Funeral services for Wanda Garner Atkins, 81, of Ruston will be held at 2:00 PM Wednesday, September 22, 2010 at Kilpatrick Funeral Home in Ruston.

Officiating the service will be Dr. Michael Hawley. Interment will follow at Forest Lawn Cemetery in Ruston under the direction of Kilpatrick Funeral Home in Ruston.

Mrs. Atkins was born July 20, 1929 and passed away September 19, 2010 following a lengthy illness. Mrs. Atkins retired from Lincoln General Hospital after forty two years of service. She was an graduate of Weston High School and was a member of Emmanuel Baptist Church.

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Calvin C. Brewster

Funeral services for Mr. Calvin C. Brewster, age 82 of Dubach, will be held at 10 a.m. Tuesday, September 21, 2010 at Owens Memorial Chapel with Rev. Scott Jennings officiating.  Burial will follow in Douglas Cemetery near Choudrant under the direction of Owens Memorial Chapel Funeral Home of Ruston. Mr. Brewster was born May 8, 1928 to Norman Brewster and Lois Johnson Brewster.  

He died September 17, 2010 in Ruston. He was an appliance repairman by profession.  In his spare time, Mr. Brewster enjoyed hunting, fishing, gardening and generally being outdoors. He was a charter member and deacon of the University Baptist Church.

Mr. Brewster is survived by his daughters:  Susan and husband David Pearson of El Dorado and Cindy and husband Tommy Dugdale of Choudrant;  his son:  Doug Brewster of Dubach;  his three granddaughters: Jessica and husband Jeramie Dumas, Lesley Ann Dugdale and Cari Michelle Dugdale; his three great grandchildren: Justin, Jamison, and Jaelynn Dumas; his three sisters:  Othell Armstrong of San Antonio, Texas, Barbara Mae Nunn of Dubach and Mona Hayes of Dubach; his two brothers:  James F. (Buddy) Brewster of Karnak, Texas and Ross Brewster of Tatum, Texas as well as numerous nieces and nephews.

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September 10th

Richard A. “Dickie” Lewis

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Richard A. “Dickie” Lewis of Kingwood, TX passed away September 8, 2010. Mr. Lewis was born May 14, 1944 in Ruston, LA to Elwood Lewis and Joyce Christy.  He grew up in Dubach, graduated from Dubach High School in 1962, and from Louisiana Polytechnic Institute in 1966  in business. In May 1966 he married Carolyn Hunter, also of Dubach. He served in the Air Force Reserve for six years.  Mr.

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September 7th

Agnes A. Harris

Agnes A. Harris, of Dallas, died today.

Funeral arrangements are incomplete under the direction of Kilpatrick Funeral Home of Ruston.

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Charles R. Hawkins

Charles R. Hawkins, 62, of Ringgold, died Aug. 24. Funeral arrangements are incomplete under the direction of Owens Memorial Chapel.

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