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January 14th, 2015

Mr. William Ardis Lowrey

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Funeral services for Mr. William Ardis Lowrey, age 85, of Dubach will be held 11:00 Am Friday, January 16, 2015 at Lisbon United Methodist Church. Officiating the service will be Rev. Steve Fowler and Rev. Terry Willis. Interment will follow at Lisbon Cemetery in Lisbon, LA under the direction of Kilpatrick Funeral Home in Ruston. William Ardis Lowrey was born August 21, 1929 in Lisbon, LA to Irene Clements and William Herbert Lowrey and passed away January 13, 2015.

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Christine Dick

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Funeral services for Christine Dick will be held at 2:00 PM Thursday, January 15, 2015 at Emmanuel Baptist Church in Ruston. Officiating the service will be Dr. Michael Hawley. Interment will follow at Forest Lawn Memorial Park in Ruston under the direction of Kilpatrick Funeral Home in Ruston.

Mrs. Dick was born June 27, 1928 in Mangham, Louisiana and passed away January 10, 2015. She is preceded in death by her husband Amos Dick. She was also preceded in death by her parents Howard and Fannie Kline; 2 brothers: Leonard and Martin Kline; 2 sisters: Alice Banister and Hattie Leary.

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January 12th

Elayne McCartney Miller

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Funeral services for Elayne McCartney Miller, also lovingly known as Buddy, age 74, of Ruston will be held at 11:00 AM Monday, January 12, 2015 at Cook Baptist Church in Ruston. Officiating the service will be Rev. Gil Arthur. Interment will follow at Pines Memorial Cemetery in Ruston under the direction of Kilpatrick Funeral Home in Ruston.

Mrs. Miller was born April 5, 1940 and passed away January 8, 2015. She is preceded in death by her husband: Jerry L. Miller.

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January 6th

Mr. Tommy Pye

A graveside service for Mr. Tommy Pye, age 67 of Ruston, will be held at 2:00 PM Wednesday January 7, 2015 at Choudrant Memorial Cemetery in Choudrant. Officiating the service will be Rev. Jerry Whitman. Services are under the direction of Owens Memorial Chapel Funeral Home of Ruston.

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January 5th

Charlotte Sumlin Cantwell

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A visitation will be held for Charlotte Sumlin Cantwell, 77, at Rose-Neath's Arcadia Chapel 1680 1st Street Arcadia, LA, Tuesday, January 6, 2015 from 12 noon until 2 o'clock p.m. Private interment will be in Simsboro Cemetery.

She was born on Friday, December 31, 1937 in Shreveport, LA. She was raised in Simsboro, LA and a graduate of Simsboro High School. A graduate of LA College in Pineville. Charlotte moved to Baton Rouge where she met her husband Buster Cantwell and was a school librarian until she retired to follow her passion.

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December 31st, 2014

Mr. Charles Edward Pogue

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Mr. Charles Edward Pogue, age 73 of Ruston, Louisiana passed away on Tuesday, December 30, 2014.
 
Born Saturday, July 12, 1941 in Winnfield, Louisiana, he was a member of Jonesboro Assembly of God Church and was retired as administrator of Jackson Manor Nursing Home. He was a pilot who enjoyed flying, and was also a veteran of the US Air Force.
 
Mr. Pogue was preceded in death by his Parents, Eugene and Gladys Murphy Pogue.
 

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December 30th

Victor W. Drewry

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Victor W. Drewry was born on July 4th 1955. He passed into his heavenly home December 27, 2014 at the age of 59. He is preceded in death by his parents: William Lee and Jeanette Drewry.

Vic is survived by his cherished sons: Dan, Michael, and Steven Drewry; and their mother : Cyndy Drewry, one brother, Marshal Drewry and his wife Jan, nephews: William Brandon Drewry and his wife Lacey, Skylar Cody Drewry; and niece: Laurie Lee Drewry, also numerous loving Aunts, Uncles, and Cousins.

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Ouida Sumrall

Ouida Sumrall, 86, formerly of Amherst, VA and Wiggins, MS, passed away at 12:30pm on Sunday, December 28, 2014 at Helia Healthcare in Herrin.
Ouida was born on October 16, 1928 in Cleveland County, AR to George Thomas and Mary Annie (Wilson) Parker.  She married James Elliot Sumrall, Sr. on July 8, 1949 in Columbia, MO.  He preceded her in death on March 3, 2008.

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December 29th

Mrs. Dolores D. Brown

Funeral services for Mrs. Dolores D. Brown, age 78, of Star City, Arkansas, will be held at 2:00 P.M. on Monday, December 29, 2014 in the chapel of Kilpatrick Funeral Home in Ruston, LA. Rev. Dave Dalton will be officiating with burial to follow in the Mineral Springs Cemetery under the direction of Kilpatrick Funeral Home in Ruston, LA. Mrs. Brown was born on October 31, 1936 in Emerson, AR and passed away on December 24, 2014 in Pine Bluff, AR.

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December 26th

Lucille Baker Walker

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Lucille Baker Walker, 91, of Denton, Texas passed away at her home on December 23. Services will be Sunday, December 28, in the Burkhalter Chapel at Trinity United Methodist Church in Ruston, Louisiana under the direction of Kilpatrick's Funeral Home of Ruston. Visitation will be Sunday at 2:30 P.M. followed by services at 4:00 P.M. Interment will follow in the Greenwood Cemetery in Ruston.

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