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October 2nd, 2015

Larry D. Harrison

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Funeral services for Mr. Larry D. Harrison, 64, of Calhoun, LA will be 1:00 PM Saturday, October 3, 2015 at Rocky Valley Baptist Church in Simsboro, LA with Rev. Anthony Jones officiating. Interment will follow at Rocky Valley Cemetery in Simsboro under the direction of Kilpatrick Funeral Home. Mr. Harrison was born March 19, 1951 and passed away September 29, 2015.
Mr. Harrison was employed by the Biedenham Family of Monroe for many years.

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October 1st

Rita Ann Pepper

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Memorial services will be held for Rita Ann Pepper, 62, at the Chapel of Rose-Neath Funeral Home in Homer on Sunday, October 4, 2015 at 2:00 p.m. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Sunday from 1-2 p.m. prior to the service. Rita was born May 26, 1953 in El Dorado, Arkansas to James E. and Helen Simpson Pepper. She entered into rest Monday, September 14, 2015 at her home in North Little Rock, Arkansas. Rita was a 1971 graduate of Southland Academy in Dubach. She was the production manager at Louisiana Tech with 26 years of service in the journalism department.

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September 24th

George William "Billy" James Jr.

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George William “Billy” James Jr. died Tuesday September 22, 2015 at North Louisiana Medical Center from heart failure. Billy was born in Ruston, La on October 20, 1932 to George William (Bill) James and Sarah Ann (Tai) Bond. He graduated from LA Polytechnic Institute (LA Tech University) as a Civil Engineer in 1952.

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September 18th

Gordie Ray (Junior) Parnell

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Mr. Gordie Ray(Junior) Parnell, age 90 of Dallas Tx. went to be with the Lord, Sept 3,2015.
Services were held Sept 11,2015 at DeBerry Funeral home in Denton Tx. Officiating was
Rev. Bill Kimbley. Burial was at Perryman Cemetery in Forestburg. He served in the U.S. Navy.

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Chester Poole Grisby, Jr.

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Chester Poole Grigsby, Jr.

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September 17th

Larry Lloyd Ward

Larry Lloyd Ward, a native of Bogalusa, Louisiana and former resident of Baton Rouge  and Southaven, MS, passed away at North Louisiana Medical Center on September 12, 2015 after a recent illness. Mr. Ward was a resident of Willow Ridge Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Arcadia, LA for the year prior to his death. Born on July 27, 1938 to the late Lloyd W.

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Nancy Lee Richardson Lynch

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Celebration of Life for Nancy Lee Richardson Lynch who stepped into the presence of her Lord, Sunday, September 13, 2015 will be held at 2 P.M Saturday, September 19, 2015 at Grace United Methodist Church, Ruston, Louis-iana. Rev. Bob Diech will officiate. Interment will be in Cook Cemetery. Visitation will be at Grace United Methodist Church in the Fellowship Parlor from 5:30-8:00 P.M on Friday, September 18, 2015. Mrs. Lynch was born in Ruston Louisianan on February 19, 1931 to the late William and Kathryn Thrasher Richardson of Ruston, La.

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Bill Bearden

Graveside services for Mr. Bill Bearden, 76, of Dubach will be held 10:00 AM Friday, September 18, 2015 at Rock Corner Cemetery in Dubach, LA under the direction of Kilpatrick Funeral Home in Ruston. Officiating the service will be Rev. Gary Massey.
Mr. Bearden was born October 1, 1938 and passed away September 16, 2015.
He is preceded in death by his siblings: Ray Bearden, Ann Salter, Betty Brooks, and Theresa Roberts.

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September 16th

Minnie G. Frazier-Lee

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Funeral services for Minnie G. Frazier - Lee, 79, of Ruston will be 2:00 PM Thursday September 17, 2015 at Kilpatrick Funeral Home Chapel in Ruston with Dr. Michael Hawley officiating. Interment will follow at Cook Cemetery in Ruston under the direction of Kilpatrick Funeral Home in Ruston.

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Marie S. Fuhrmester

Funeral services for Mrs. Marie S. Fuhrmeister, 89, of Ruston will be held 11:00 AM Thursday, September 17, 2015 at Douglas United Methodist Church with Rev. Jeremy Jones and Rev. Rolly Walker officiating. Interment will follow at Douglas Cemetery in Choudrant, LA under the direction of Kilpatrick Funeral Home in Ruston.

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