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May 11th, 2017

LUE ANNIE ABNEY

Lue Annie Bissic Abney, 81 died May 06, 2017. Wake will be Friday, May 12, at 6:00 pm at King's Funeral Home, Ruston, LA. Services are Saturday, May 13 at 11:00 am at Fellowship Baptist Church, Simsboro, LA. Burial will follow at Fellowship Cemetery, Simsboro, LA. Arrangements are under the direction of King's FH, Ruston, LA

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DANNY WAYNE HAMMETT

Danny Wayne Hammett, 68 of Ruston, LA, formerly of Natchez, MS, passed away on Tuesday, May 9, 2017. Funeral service will be Friday, May 12, 2017 at 11:00 AM in the Chapel of Kilpatrick Funeral Home of Ruston, LA. Rev. Derek Schultz will officiate. A graveside service will follow at 3:00 PM at the Bethany Cumberland Presbyterian Cemetery near Coushatta, LA under the direction of Kilpatrick Funeral Home of Ruston. Visitation will be Thursday, May 11, 2017 from 5:00 to 7:00 PM at Kilpatrick Funeral Home of Ruston, LA.

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PHYLLIS LEWIS

Funeral Services for Phyllis Lewis (58) will be held Friday May 12, 2017 at 1 PM at Triumph the Church in Farmerville, Reverend Sharion Lewis Brown, Pastor. Interment will Immediately follow at the Community Memorial Garden (old City Cemetery) in Farmerville. Visitation will be held Thursday May 11, 2017 from 2 Till 6PM at the Memorial Funeral Home Chapel in Farmerville. Services Entrusted to Memorial Funeral Home, Farmerville Louisiana.

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May 10th

DANNY HAMMETT

Danny Hammett, 68, of Ruston, passed away on Tuesday, May 9, 2017. Arrangements are incomplete under the direction of Kilpatrick Funeral Home of Ruston.

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DERWOOD ALLEN HUGHES

Derwood Allen Hughes of Ruston, a truck driver, died Tuesday, May 9, 2017. Services are 2:00 PM, Thursday, May 11, 2017, at Rock Corner Baptist Church, Dubach, LA. Visitation is Thursday, 12:00 PM until service time at the church. Burial will be in the Antioch Cemetery in Simsboro, LA under the direction of Owens Memorial Chapel Funeral Home of Ruston, LA.

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LENA B. CHEEKS

Lena B. Cheeks Haynes Houston, 86 died May 05, 2017. Visitation will be Wednesday, May 10, at 1:00 pm at King's Funeral Home, Ruston, LA. Services are Thursday, May 11 at 11:00 am at Macedonia #1 Baptist Church, Hilly, LA. Burial will follow at Macedonia #1 Cemetery, Hilly, LA. Arrangements are under the direction of King's FH, Ruston, LA.

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DAVID WILSON PRATT

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David Wilson Pratt, a devoted husband, father, son, brother, uncle and friend, died May 6, 2017 in Little Rock, Arkansas, after a valiant battle against pancreatic cancer. His courage during this battle was an inspiration to many as he never complained, fighting every day since his diagnosis. David was born July 6, 1968 in Shreveport, LA. He moved to El Dorado in 1976 and then graduated from El Dorado High School in 1986 after playing football and powerlifting for the Barbell Club. He attended Louisiana Tech University and graduated with a B.S. in Marketing in May, 1990.

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May 9th

DURWOOD HUGHES

Durwood Hughes of Ruston, died May 9, 2017. Services are incomplete at this time. Arrangements are under the direction of Owens Memorial Chapel Funeral Home of Ruston.

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KAREN KNOWLES

Karen Knowles, 51, of Choudrant passed away on Monday, May 8, 2017 in Monroe. Arrangements are incomplete under the direction of Kilpatrick Funeral Home of Ruston, LA.

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WILLIAM ROBERT "BUCK" WYNN II

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William Robert “Buck” Wynn II, age 91, of Ruston, passed away on Sunday, May 7, 2017 at his residence. Funeral service will be held at 10:00 AM on Thursday, May 11, 2017 at the Burkhalter Chapel of Trinity United Methodist Church of Ruston under the direction of Kilpatrick Funeral Home of Ruston. Dr. Juliet Spencer will officiate. Burial will follow at Pines Memorial Cemetery. Visitation will be 9:00 AM Thursday until time of service at the church. Buck was a member of Trinity United Methodist Church and a retired electrical engineer with ITW/Signode.

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