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July 2nd, 2014

Mr. Donald Eugene “Peanut“ Comer

Funeral services for Mr. Donald Eugene “Peanut“ Comer, will be held on Thursday, July 3, 2014 at Edmonds Funeral Home Chapel in Jonesboro at 10am with Bro. Robert Smith and Bro.Charles Lutrick officiating.

Visitation will be held on Wednesday, July 2, 2014 from 4-8pm at Edmonds Funeral Home. Interment will follow in Garden of Memories Cemetery in Jonesboro. Mr. Comer was born on January 1, 1939 and passed away on July 1, 2014. He was 75.

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June 30th

Margie Normand Drewett

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Funeral mass for Margie Normand Drewett of Ruston will be held at 10 AM, Monday, June 30, 2014 at St. Thomas Catholic Church, Ruston, Louisiana with Father Frank Folino officiating. Interment will follow in Greenwood Cemetery under the direction of Kilpatrick Funeral Home. Mrs. Drewett, 74, of Ruston, passed away at her home after a long illness on Friday, June 27, 2014.

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June 27th

Clifford Lee Jones

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Funeral Services for Clifford Lee Jones will be held Saturday, June 28, 2014 at New Living Word Ministries at 1:00pm. Mr. Jones was born on April 10, 1950 and passed away on June 19, 2014.

Clifford was a loving husband to Jeanette Jones for 42 years. He was a wonderful father to 3 daughters, Teresa, LaJeana, and Jenequa Jones He was a grandfather of 3 and great-grandfather of 1. He worked for the City of Ruston Water and Sewer for 25 years at the time of his death.

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June 25th

Ms. Rhonda West Jennings

A memorial service for Ms. Rhonda West Jennings, age 57 of Dubach, will be held at 11:00 AM Monday, June 30, 2014 at Fellowship Baptist Church in Dubach. Committal services will follow in Fellowship Cemetery in Dubach. Visitation will be held from 10:00 AM until the time of the service on Monday at the church. Services are under the direction of Owens Memorial Chapel Funeral Home of Ruston.

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June 23rd

Todd Cripps

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Funeral services will be held for Todd Cripps, age 31, at 2:00 p.m., on Monday, June 23, 2014, at Rose-Neath Funeral Home Chapel in Arcadia. Rev. Dallas Witt and Rev. Steve Cripps will officiate. The interment will follow at Oak Grove Cemetery.

Mr. Cripps was born August 31, 1982, in Minden to Tim Cripps and Terri Roberson Frasier. He entered into rest on, Saturday June 21, 2014 in Arcadia. Mr. Cripps was a member of South Park Way Church in Ruston.

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June 20th

Patsy Austin

A memorial service for Patsy Austin, age 76, of Ruston, LA will be held Saturday, May 21, 2014 at 4:00 PM at Kilpatrick Funeral Home in Ruston, LA. Officiating the service will be Rev. Johnny Doyle. Visitation will be held from 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM on Saturday, May 21, 2014 at Kilpatrick Funeral Home. Mrs. Austin was born March 21, 1938 and passed away June 18, 2014.

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June 18th

Fred Mitchell

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Fred Mitchell, 85, passed away June 16, 2014. He was born in El Dorado, Arkansas on April 6, 1929 to Fred Mitchell and Carey Gipson

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June 12th

Artie Ware Bergeron

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Artie Ware Bergeron

Funeral Services for Artie Ware Bergeron will be Saturday, June 14, 2014 at 1:00 p.m. at Grace United Methodist Church, Ruston, LA. Interment will follow at Ware's Chapel near Haynesville, LA. at 3:30 P.M. Visitation will be Friday, June 13, 2014 from 5:00 - 7:00 p.m. Grace United Methodist Church Fellowship Hall.

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Billy F. Rea

Funeral services for Billy F. Rea, 79, of Weldon will be held at 10:00am Friday, June 13th at Spearsville Baptist
Church with Bro. James Miller officiating. Interment will be in Weldon Cemetery in the Weldon community under the
direction of Farrar Funeral Home.
Mr. Rea, a retired plant operator, died June 10, 2014. He was a member of Spearsville Baptist Church and the
Dubach Masonic Lodge.
Preceding him in death were his parents: J. T. and Dolora Mae Rea and 2 brothers: Charles Wesley Rea and Michael
Stewart Rea.

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June 9th

Alton R. Ragland

A memorial service will be held for Alton R. Ragland, 78, at 10:00 AM Tuesday, June 10, 2014 at Owens Memorial Chapel Funeral Home in Ruston.  Alton passed away at his home in Dubach, LA on Thursday, June 5, 2014.Alton was born April 8, 1936 to Percy and Mae Ragland in Lake Providence.  He graduated for Lake Providence High School in 1954 and he served in the Marines. 

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