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February 22nd, 2017

BRANDON W. DURDEN

Brandon W. Durden, age 72, of Ruston, LA passed away on February 20, 2017 at North Louisiana Medical Center after a brief illness. A private family celebration of his life will be held at a later date. Interment will be at Greenwood Cemetery under the direction of Kilpatrick Funeral Home of Ruston, LA. Brandon was born on March 25, 1944 in Ruston to William Watson and Sarah Gill Durden. He was a lifelong member of the First Baptist Church of Ruston, LA. After graduating from Ruston High School, he went to work in Singapore as a chief engineer on diesel engines in the South Pacific.

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LC George

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Funeral services for L C George, age 80, of Dubach, LA will be at 1:00 PM on Thursday, February 23, 2017 at Kilpatrick Funeral Home Chapel in Ruston, LA. Rev. Dwayne Monk will officiate. Interment will follow at Mulhearn Memorial Park in Monroe, LA under the direction of Kilpatrick Funeral Home of Ruston. Visitation will be Wednesday, February 22, 2017 from 5-7 PM at Kilpatrick Funeral Home of Ruston, LA. Mr. George was a member of New Hope Baptist Church, and the owner/operator of George’s Appliance Repair.

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February 21st

LC GEORGE

Funeral services for L C George, age 80, of Dubach, LA will be at 1:00 PM on Thursday, February 23, 2017 at Kilpatrick Funeral Home Chapel in Ruston, LA. Rev. Dwayne Monk will officiate. Interment will follow at Mulhearn Memorial Park in Monroe, LA under the direction of Kilpatrick Funeral Home of Ruston. Visitation will be Wednesday, February 22, 2017 from 5-7 PM at Kilpatrick Funeral Home of Ruston, LA.

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WILLIAM "BILL" WARREN AKIN

Graveside services for William "Bill" Warren Akin of Simsboro are scheduled for 10:00 AM, Wednesday, February 22, 2017 at Simsboro City Cemetery. He went to his heavenly home on February 17, 2017 at Bienville Medical Center in Arcadia, LA. Bill was born March 3, 1932 in Sibley, LA. He proudly served his country in the United States Air Force beginning in 1950. “Bud” retired in 1970 after numerous duties, including Vietnam. Upon military retirement, he returned to Sibley where he worked for Jim Bonsall Construction.

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LANDON JAMES JOYNER

Landon James Joyner, infant, passed away on February 17, 2017.
Graveside services will be held Wednesday, February 22, 2017 at 2:00 P.M. at the Harmony Chapel Cemetery in Hico LA under the direction of Kilpatrick Funeral Home in Ruston, LA. Father Frank Folino will officiate. Online condolences may be made to the family at www.kilpatrickfuneralhomes.com.

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February 20th

WILLIAM WARREN AKIN

William Warren Akin, age 84 of Simsboro died February 17, 2017. Graveside services are 10:00 AM, Wednesday, February 22, 2017 at Simsboro City Cemetery under the direction of Owens Memorial Chapel Funeral Home of Ruston.

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L.C. GEORGE

L. C. George, age 80, of Dubach, LA passed away Sunday, February 19, 2017 at his residence. Arrangements are incomplete under the direction of Kilpatrick Funeral Home of Ruston, LA.

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February 17th

WILLIAM CHARLES "BILLY" ARRANT

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A Celebration of Life for William Charles “Billy” Arrant, age 80, of Ruston will be held from 2:00PM - 4:00PM, Saturday, February 18, 2017, at the Presbyterian Church of Ruston in the fellowship hall. Billy passed away Thursday, February 16, 2017. Billy was born on August 27, 1936 in Ruston, LA to A.F. Arrant and Jessie Meig Arrant. He was a member of the Presbyterian Church of Ruston. Starting out at a young age, Billy was an icon in the natural gas industry.

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WILLIAM WARREN AKIN

William Warren Akin, age 84,of Simsboro died February 17, 2017. Services are incomplete at this time under the direction of Owens Memorial Chapel Funeral Home of Ruston.

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February 15th

JAMES MICHAEL HASHIMOTO

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James Michael Hashimoto, Age 54 of Ruston, Louisiana
Born September 11, 1962 at Travis AFB, Fairfield, CA

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