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April 26th, 2017

KAELIN ALYSSA LEE

Kaelin Alyssa Lee, 13 died April 19, 2017. Visitation will be Wednesday, April 26, at 1:00 pm at King's Funeral Home, Ruston, LA. Services are Thursday, April 27 at 1:00 pm at Pleasant Grove Baptist Church, Ruston, LA. Burial will follow at Pleasant Grove Cemetery, Ruston, LA. Arrangements are under the direction of King's FH, Ruston, LA

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ANTOINETTE "TONI" LINER COLVIN

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Antoinette “Toni” Liner Colvin, beloved mother, grandmother, sister, aunt, and friend passed away peacefully in her home on April 21, 2017 surrounded by her family. She was 73 years old. Born on January 13, 1944 to Myrtis and Prentiss Liner in Ruston, Louisiana. Toni's parents both passed away when she was very young and she was raised by her Aunt Thelma Liner Atkins who she knew as her mother. Toni grew up in Ruston graduating from Ruston High School. Toni loved music, dancing and was an excellent tennis player in her younger days.

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April 21st

Jackie Lynn Risk

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Funeral services for Mrs. Jackie Lynn Risk, age 55, of Ruston will be held at 2:00 PM, Saturday, April 22, 2017 at Owens Memorial Chapel in Ruston, LA with Pastor Michael Hawley officiating. Burial will follow in Pleasant Hill Cemetery in Simsboro, LA under the direction of Owens Memorial Chapel Funeral Home of Ruston.

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Stephen W. Slaughter

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February 26, 1948 - April 16, 2017
Stephen Wheeler Slaughter, age 69, of Shreveport, Louisiana, passed away Sunday, April 16, 2017, after a lengthy illness. Memorial services will be held from 4:00 to 5:00 p.m. on Saturday, April 22, 2017, at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 1815 Marshall Street, Shreveport, LA. A “Celebration of Steve's Life” will be held following the memorial service. A private burial service will be at Grove Hill Memorial Park in Dallas, TX, at a date to be determined later.

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April 17th

MR. GARY D. JABBEN

Graveside services for Mr. Gary D. Jabben, age 76, of Benton, LA will be held on Wednesday, April 19, 2017 at 2:00 P.M. at the Simsboro City Cemetery in Simsboro, LA under the direction of Kilpatrick Funeral Home in Ruston. Visitation will be held on Tuesday, April 18, 2017 from 5 – 7 PM at Kilpatrick Funeral Home in Ruston.

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April 13th

JAMESM LYNN NEWSOM SR.

Funeral service for James Lynn Newsom Sr., 76 , of Simsboro will be held at 2:00 PM, Saturday, April 15, 2017 at Kilpatrick Funeral Home Chapel in Ruston. Rev. Ricky Bonnett, pastor at First Assembly of God in Ruston, will officiate. Interment will follow at Simsboro Cemetery in Simsboro, LA. Visitation will be 5:00 PM until 7:00 PM Friday, April 14, 2017 at Kilpatrick Funeral Home in Ruston.

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April 12th

MARY ALICE BECK PYLANT

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Funeral services for Mary Alice Beck Pylant, 99, of Choudrant, will be held at 11:00 A.M. on Friday, April 14, 2017 at Kilpatrick Funeral Home Chapel in Ruston, LA. Rev. Johnny Hankins, Rev. Larry Bullock, and Chaplain Scotty Riggs will officiate. Burial will follow at Culbertson Cemetery in Union Parish. Visitation will be 5:00 PM until 7:00 PM on Thursday, April 13, 2017 and 10:00 to11:00 AM on Friday April 14, 2017 at Kilpatrick Funeral Home of Ruston.

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JAMES LYNN NEWSOM

James Lynn Newsom, Sr., 76, of Simsboro, passed away April 11, 2017 in Arcadia, LA. Arrangements are ncomplete under the direction of Kilpatrick Funeral Home of Ruston, LA.

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April 11th

MARY A. BECK PYLANT

Funeral services for Mary Alice Beck Pylant, 99, of Choudrant, will be held at 11:00 A.M. on Friday, April 14, 2017 at Kilpatrick Funeral Home Chapel in Ruston, LA. Rev. Johnny Hankins, Rev. Larry Bullock, and Chaplain Scotty Riggs will officiate. Burial will follow at Culbertson Cemetery in Union Parish Visitation will be 5:00 PM until 7:00 PM on Thursday, April 13, 2017 and 10:00 to 11:00 AM on Friday April 14, 2017 at Kilpatrick Funeral Home of Ruston.

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ROBERT ALLEN DAVIS

Davis, Robert Allen, of Mt. Juliet, TN, died April 8, 2017. Mr. Davis was a member of Providence United Methodist Church. He was a veteran of the U.S. Marine Corps. Mr. Davis was the son of the late, Barton Allen and Ruby Mae Batey Davis. He was also preceded in death by his wife, Margaret Earline Davis. He is survived by: Wife - Rita Massingale Davis Children - Jeffrey Allen Davis and Jennifer Davis Goshorn Step-children - Matt Massingale and Susan M. Ramsey Sister - Donna Neyland Grandchildren - Allison Davis and Ryan Davis

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