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Archive - Sep 2010 - Obituaries

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September 29th

Ruth Holland

Ruth Holland, 84, died Sept. 25. Visitation will be at 5 p.m. on Friday. Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at Springhill Baptist Church in Simsboro. Burial will follow at the Springhill Baptist Church Cemetery.

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Adam Berry Cochran

Adam Berry Cochran, 30, of Grant Parish, died Sept. 28. Funeral arrangements are incomplete under the direction of Kilpatrick Funeral Home in Ruston.

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Alpha Imogene Rhodes Johnson

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Funeral services for Alpha Imogene Rhodes Johnson, 93 of Ruston, will be held on Friday, October 1 at 2:00 PM in the Presbyterian Church of Ruston, Pastor Edith Hill officiating.

Interment will follow at Forest Lawn Memorial Park Cemetery in Ruston under the direction of Owens Funeral Home.

Mrs. Johnson was born March 22, 1917 in Junction City, AR and passed away on September 27, 2010. She was devoted member of the Presbyterian Church of Ruston for 62 years and a member in good standing of the Magi Chapter, Order of the Eastern Star since 1940. She spent her life in the loving and nurturing care of others, be they family, friends or strangers and relished the beauty of her gardens.

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September 25th

James Thomas 'Mix' Howell

A memorial service for James Thomas Howell will be held on Sunday, September 26, 2010 at 3:00 p.m. at Trinity United Methodist Church in the Burkhalter Chapel. Reverend Brian Mercer will officiate. Visitation will follow the memorial service at the church.

Graveside services will be Monday, September 27 at 10:00 A.M. at Oak Grove Cemetery in Simsboro, LA under the direction of Kilpatrick Funeral Home of Ruston.

Thomas was born on November 22, 1919, at home in Simsboro, LA. He passed away on September 25, 2010. Thomas was known affectionately as “Mix” by family and friends. The nickname came from an early cowboy movie star, Tom Mix.

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September 22nd

John Erskine Davis

John Erskine Davis, 68, of Ruston, died Sept. 18. The wake will be from 5 – 6 p.m. Friday at Our Christian Funeral Home Chapel.

Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at New Hope Baptist Church.

Burial to follow at George Washington Carver.

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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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