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August 8th, 2014

Ella Belle Sherrill Harper

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Funeral services will be held for Ella Belle Sherrill Harper, age 100, at 10:00 a.m., on Saturday, August 9, 2014, at Rose-Neath Funeral Home Chapel in Arcadia. The interment will follow at Arcadia Cemetery. Visitation will be held Friday night from 5:00 until 7:00 p.m.
 
Mrs. Harper was born September 11, 1913, in Claiborne Parish. She entered into rest on August 7, 2014 at Bienville General Hospital in Arcadia. Mrs. Harper was a member of First Baptist Church of Arcadia.
 
She is preceded in death by her husband Joe Oren Harper, Sr., grandson Joe Oren Harper III and by 8 siblings.
 

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Robert Charles Rinehart, Jr.

Funeral services will be held for Robert Charles Rinehart, Jr., age 67 of Vernon, at 3:00 PM Sunday, August 10, 2014

at Vernon Baptist Church. Officiating will be Rev. Gerald Nelson. Burial will follow in Vernon Cemetery under the direction of Owens Memorial Chapel Funeral Home of Ruston.

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Juanita C. Rinehart

Funeral services for Juanita C. (Aunt Nete) Rinehart, age 90, of Ruston will be held at 2:00 PM Sunday, August 10, 2014 at Kilpatrick Funeral Home in Ruston. Officiating the services will be her nephew Steve Courson. Interment will follow in Greenwood Cemetery under the direction of Kilpatrick Funeral Home.
Mrs. Rinehart was born August 31, 1923 and passed away August 6, 2014 following a brief illness. She is preceded in death by her husband: John Rinehart; son-in-law: Mike Steele; and brothers: Hugo and Pete.

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Mary Omega Ballinger Hinton

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Funeral services for Mary Omega Ballinger Hinton, age 94, of Downsville, LA will be held at 11:00 AM Saturday, August 9, 2014 at Alabama Presbyterian Church. Officiating the services will be Dr. Allison Moody. Interment will be at Sibley Cemetery in Choudrant, LA under the direction of Kilpatrick Funeral Home in Ruston.

Mrs. Hinton was born June 1, 1920 and passed away August 5, 2014 following a brief illness.
She is preceded in death by her husband: John M. Hinton, Jr; son-in-law: Jay C. Casey; 2 brothers and 1 sister.

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August 6th

William Douglas Colvin

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Services for William Douglas Colvin, age 87, of Ruston will be held at 10:00 AM Thursday, August 7, 2014 at Trinity United Methodist Church in Ruston. Officiating the service will be Rev. Gary Willis. Interment will be at the Colvin Memorial Cemetery under the direction of Kilpatrick Funeral Home of Ruston.
Mr. Colvin passed away Monday, August 4, 2014 in the Northern Louisiana Medical Center.
Mr. Colvin was born in Dubach, Louisiana February 7, 1927.

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August 5th

Mr. Albert John “Jack” Passon

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Funeral services for Mr. Albert John “Jack” Passon, age 94 of Ruston, will be held at 3:00 PM Wednesday, August 6, 2014 at Owens Memorial Chapel in Ruston. Officiating the service will be Dr. Mike Holloway. Burial will follow in Forest Lawn Cemetery in Ruston under the direction of Owens Memorial Chapel Funeral Home of Ruston. 

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Mr. Walter Carroll Burton, Sr.

Funeral services for Mr. Walter Carroll Burton, Sr., age 74 of Ruston, will be held at 10:00 AM Wednesday, August 6, 2014 at Owens Memorial Chapel in Ruston. Officiating the service will be Rev. Dale Oden. Burial will follow in Forest Lawn Cemetery in Ruston under the direction of Owens Memorial Chapel Funeral Home of Ruston.

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August 4th

David Keith White

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Funeral services for David Keith White, age 50, of Ruston, LA will be 3:00 P.M. Tuesday, August 5, 2014 at Rock Corner Baptist Church. David's uncle, Rev. Thomas Lee, will officiate the service. Visitation will begin at 2:00 P.M., prior to the service, under the direction of Kilpatrick Funeral Home of Ruston.

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August 1st

Billy Joe Tuten

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A Mass of Christian Burial for Mr. Billy Joe Tuten, age 76 of Baton Rouge, will be held at 11:00 AM Friday, August 1, 2014 at St. Thomas More Catholic Church in Baton Rouge. Celebrating the mass will be Rev. Thomas P. Duhé. Visitation will be held from 9:00 AM until the time of the service at 11:00 on Friday. Burial will be Monday, August 18, 2014 at Farmerville City Cemetery in Farmerville under the direction of Owens Memorial Chapel Funeral Home of Ruston.

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July 31st

James Jerome McCann

James Jerome McCann, age 95, of St. Charles died Monday, July 21, 2014.  He was born June 13, 1919 in Waterloo, Iowa to Roy Otis and Isabel Rose Denning McCann.  He was retired after 30 years service in the U. S. Air Force, was a member of St. Charles Methodist Church, the American Legion, DeWitt-St. Charles Hunting Club and was an advisor and worked for many years with the Boy Scouts.

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