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November 22nd, 2016

William Kenneth Matlock

Chief Kenneth Matlock passed away on Friday, November 18, 2016. He was born on December 3, 1928 in Shreveport, the son of Raiford and Louise Matlock. A graduate of Fair Park High School, he married Frances Davidson in 1948, who was the love of his life and constant companion. In 1947, Matlock joined the Louisiana National Guard. In 1958 he was honorably discharged with the rank of 2nd Lieutenant, having earned his commission at Ft. Benning, GA. In 1949 he started his own automobile and furniture upholstery business which he operated for twenty five years.

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Luke K. L. Kinmon

Luke K. L. Kinmon passed away Monday, November 14, 2016 after a tragic accident, he was born on November 26, 1985 in Shreveport, LA. Luke was preceded in death by his father Kevin Kinmon. Left to honor his memory are his mother, Brenda Potter Midyett and husband, Dan; brothers, Matthew and Ryland Kinmon; nephew, Kevin Kinmon; and the love of his life KB (Kristina Brazzel).Luke had a gift of making everyone happy, always the loudest man in the room with a fabulous sense of humor. He had the brightest smile with the wildest stories and plans.

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November 21st

RONALD SANDERS

Ronald Sanders, Age 76, of Dubach, died November 20, 2016 services are incomplete under the direction of Owens Memorial Chapel Funeral Home of Ruston.

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KATHRYN BRYAN

Kathryn Bryan, age 89, of Ruston (formerly of Slidell, LA) passed away Saturday, November 19, 2016. Arrangements are incomplete under the direction of Kilpatrick Funeral Home of Ruston, LA.

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William Lee Welch

William Lee Welch, 85, a very loving son, husband, father, grandfather, great grandfather, and veteran went to be with our Lord on Saturday, November 19, 2016 in Euless, Tx.
Visitation: Kilpatrick Funeral Home, Tuesday, November 22, from 5-7 pm
Funeral: Kilpatrick Funeral Home, November 23, at 10:00 am
Burial: Cartwright Cemetery, Choudrant, LA

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Luke K.L. Kinmon

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Luke K. L. Kinmon passed away Monday, November 14, 2016 after a tragic accident, he was born on November 26, 1985 in Shreveport, LA. Luke was preceded in death by his father Kevin Kinmon. Left to honor his memory are his mother, Brenda Potter Midyett and husband, Dan; brothers, Matthew and Ryland Kinmon; nephew, Kevin Kinmon; and the love of his life KB (Kristina Brazzel).Luke had a gift of making everyone happy, always the loudest man in the room with a fabulous sense of humor.

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November 18th

BILLY FRANK "SHINE" GRAY

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Billy Frank Gray, 58, of Carthage, formerly of Tenaha, passed away on Tuesday evening, Nov. 15, 2016, in Carthage. He was born on Aug. 8, 1958, in West Monroe, LA to the late Waymon Franklin and Annie Christine Glass Gray. He served in the Louisiana National Guard. Mr. Gray worked as a heavy equipment operator and welder in the oil field industry for many years. He enjoyed working and building with wood, welding, gardening, hunting, fishing, music, and was very creative. He moved to the area 11 years ago from Louisiana.

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STEPHEN A RANDALL

Stephen A. Randall of Dubach, age 88, died November 12, 2016. Services are 2:00 PM, Saturday, November 19, 2016 at Rock Corner Baptist Church, Dubach. Visitation is 12:00-2:00 PM, Saturday, November 19, 2016 at Rock Corner Baptist Church, Dubach. Burial will be in the Rock Corner Cemetery, Dubach under the direction of Owens Memorial Chapel Funeral Home of Ruston.

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November 17th

DORIS HOSTON

Doris Hoston, 70 died November 8, 2016, Viewing will be Friday, Nov. 18 at 3:00 pm at King's Funeral Home, Ruston, LA. Services are Saturday Nov. 19 at 11:00 am at Zion Traveler Baptist Church, Ruston, LA. Burial will follow at St. P:eter Church Cemetery in Ruston. Arrangements are under the direction of King's FH, Ruston, LA.

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HESTER LEWIS

Hester Lewis, 90 died November 12, 2016. Viewing will be Friday, Nov. 18 at 1:00 pm at King's Funeral Home, Ruston, LA. Services are Saturday Nov. 19 at 1:00 pm at Mt. Harmony Baptist Church, Ruston, LA. Burial will follow at Mt. Harmony Church Cemetery in Ruston. Arrangements are under the direction of King's FH, Ruston, LA.

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