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J. B. Edmiston

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J. B. Edmiston
Graveside services for Mr. J. B. Edmiston, age 70 of Ruston, LA, formerly of Shreveport, LA will be held at 3:30 PM on Sunday, November 14, 2010 at Simsboro City Cemetery in Simsboro, LA with Pastor Clay DeFriend officiating.  Services are under the direction of Owens Memorial Chapel Funeral Home of Ruston. Mr. Edmiston was born March 31, 1940 to the late Charles and Lillian Edmiston being the last of 15 children. He entered into rest on Tuesday, November 9, 2010.

Mr. Edmiston graduated from Northeast University in Monroe, LA on a basketball scholarship. Basketball was a passion of his and he accomplished the feat of being named All-American while at Simsboro High School. He went on to coach four basketball teams at Huttig, AR.  He also worked as a salesman for Allstate Insurance and Cities Service Oil Company. Mr. Edmiston was preceded in death by brothers: Roy, Howard, Cecil, Gene, Jim, Jesse and Claude; and sisters:  Ruby, Edna and Ruth. Those left to cherish his memory are his daughter, Penny Lee Edmiston and son, Michael Todd Edmiston, both of Los Angeles, CA; his sister, Marcil McCann; brothers, W. R. “Doc” Edmiston and Ragan Edmiston; numerous nieces and nephews and a host of friends.
To leave an online memorial message for the family, please visit www.owensmemorialfuneralhome.com.

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