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February 20th, 2015

Martha Jean Green Reichert

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Funeral services for Martha Jean Green Reichert, age 80, of Choudrant will be held at New Hope Baptist Church at 2:00 PM on Saturday, February 21, 2015. The Rev. Dewayne Monk will officiate with the Rev. Wilton Wall assisting. Interment will follow at New Hope Cemetery. Mrs. Reichert was born September 10, 1934 in Ruston, Louisiana to Watson and Eva Ambrose Green. She died February 18, 2015

Martha graduated from Ruston High School in 1952 and also graduated from Meadows-Draughn Business College in Shreveport the same year, having completed a 12 month course in 4 months.

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Martha Lillian Willis Till

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Martha Lillian Willis Till, 77, of Shreveport, Louisiana, died peacefully at the Glen Retirement System Monday February 16, 2015.
She was born to the late Prentiss N. Willis and Elna Kavanaugh Willis, June 18, 1937, in Columbia, Louisiana. Martha graduated from Ruston High School in 1955 and received her BS in business education in 1958 and her MS in education in 1969 from Louisiana Tech University. She married the late Billy Herschel Till on March 29, 1959. They lived, worked and reared their family together in Linville, LA until Martha relocated to Shreveport, LA in 2004.

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February 17th

Bonnie M. Wiltcher

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A memorial service for Bonnie M. Wiltcher will be 2 p.m. Saturday, February 21, 2015 at Weldon Baptist Church in Bernice, LA. Officiating will be Bro. Neil Everett, assisted by Bro. Harvey Hoffman. Bonnie was born November 1, 1936 in Bernice, LA to Tommy and Dolly Green Flurry and went to be with our Lord on February 10, 2015. She was a member of Weldon Baptist Church and a homemaker.

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Jesse J. "Buck" Hollis

Funeral services for Jesse J. "Buck" Hollis, 90, of Winnsboro will be 10 am Wednesday, February 18, 2015, at First United Methodist Church, Winnsboro, with Rev. Johnny Hankins and John Sartin officiating. Interment will follow in Chase Cemetery under the direction of Gill First National Funeral Home. Visitation will be 5 - 7 pm Tuesday, February 17, 2015, at the church.

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February 16th

Mrs. Elizabeth Ann Rushing

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Celebration of Life for Mrs. Elizabeth Ann Rushing, 72, of Athens, LA, will be 10:00 AM Tuesday, February 17, 2015, at New Hope Baptist Church in Athens, LA with Rev. Eddie Balance officiating. Interment will follow in the New Hope Baptist Church Cemetery in Athens, LA. The family will receive friends from 5:00 PM until 8:00 PM Monday, February 16, 2015 at New Hope Baptist Church in Athens, LA under the direction of Griffin Funeral Home in West Monroe.

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Mrs. Elizabeth Ann Rushing

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Celebration of Life for Mrs. Elizabeth Ann Rushing, 72, of Athens, LA, will be 10:00 AM Tuesday, February 17, 2015, at New Hope Baptist Church in Athens, LA with Rev. Eddie Balance officiating. Interment will follow in the New Hope Baptist Church Cemetery in Athens, LA. The family will receive friends from 5:00 PM until 8:00 PM Monday, February 16, 2015 at New Hope Baptist Church in Athens, LA under the direction of Griffin Funeral Home in West Monroe.

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February 13th

James W. Evans

Memorial services for James W. Evans will be held Saturday, February 14, 2015 at 2:00 PM at the Ruston Presbyterian Church, under the direction of Kilpatrick Funeral Home in Ruston.
James W. Evans was born in Ruston on January 27, 1924 and went to his eternal home on February 1, 2015. He was the son of Winnie D. Smith Evans and J. Wilburn Evans.

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Mr. Arby Williams

Funeral services for Mr. Arby Williams, age 76, of Simsboro, LA will be held Saturday, February 14, 2015 at 10:00 AM at Cook Baptist Church in Ruston, LA. Officiating the service will be Dr. Michael Holloway. Interment will follow at Pines Memorial Cemetery under the direction of Kilpatrick Funeral Home in Ruston, LA. Mr. Williams was born January 1, 1939 and passed away February 11, 2015. He is preceded in death by his first wife of 38 Years: Betty Ruth Williams.

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February 12th

James Warren Cayer

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Funeral services for James Warren Cayer, 83, of Monroe, will be held at 10:30 AM, Saturday, February 14, 2015, at St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Church of Ruston, Louisiana, with Rev. Frank Coens and Rev. Blaine O'Neill officiating, under the direction of Mulhearn Funeral Home, Sterlington Road, Monroe, Louisiana.

James Cayer passed away peacefully on Sunday, February 8, 2015, at his residence.

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February 9th

Ms. Ollene Sutton Norman

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Graveside services for Ms. Ollene Sutton Norman will be held at 2:00 PM on Monday, February 9, 2015 at Ogden Cemetery, in Liddieville, LA. Visitation will be held on Sunday, February 8, 2015 from 5:00 P.M. to 8:00 P.M. at the chapel of Kilpatrick Funeral Home in Ruston. LA. The Reverend Ernest Norman will officiate the services under the direction of Kilpatrick Funeral Home.

Ollene was born on February 19, 1925 and passed away on February 5, 2015 at Landmark Nursing Home in West Monroe.

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