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June 22nd, 2016

Peggy Wilson

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Memorial services for Peggy West Wilson, 91, of Ruston, LA will be held at 11 AM on Friday, June 24, 2016 in the Temple Baptist Church Chapel under the direction of Kilpatrick Funeral Home of Ruston. Rev. Dale Oden will officiate.

Peggy West Wilson was born and raised in Southeast Texas.

She married Joe Wilson and traveled the world as a military wife, living in Europe and Central America.

She moved to Ruston in 1966 when her husband became a professor at Louisiana Tech University.

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June 21st

Thoma McMillan

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Services for Tom McMillan, 76, of Ruston, will be held at 4 p.m., Tuesday, June 21, 2016, at the Kilpatrick Funeral Home Chapel in Ruston with the Rev. Gerald Nelson officiating. Interment will follow in the Mt. Zion Cemetery in Clay (Jackson Parrish) under the direction of Kilpatrick Funeral Home of Ruston. The family will receive friends from 2 p.m. until 4 p.m. Tuesday, June 21, 2016, at the funeral home prior to the service.

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June 20th

Daniel Evans

Funeral services for Mr. Daniel “Dan” Evans, age 73, of Ruston, LA will be 10:00 A.M. Wednesday, June 22, 2016 at Temple Baptist Church Chapel. Rev. Dale Oden will officiate the service. Interment will follow at Pines Memorial Gardens in Ruston under the direction of Kilpatrick Funeral Home of Ruston.

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Barbara Moon

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Funeral services will be held for Barbara Nolan Moon, age 81, at 3:00 p.m., on Sunday, June 19, 2016 at Salem United Methodist Church of Dubach. Rev. Danny Baskin will officiate. Interment will follow at Salem Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 5:00 until 7:00 p.m. on Saturday, June 18, 2016 at Rose-Neath Funeral Home of Arcadia.

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June 15th

Albert Hood

Funeral services for Mr. Albert Frederick “Fred” Hood, age 84 of Simsboro will be held at 2:00 PM Thursday, June 16, 2016 at St. Rest Baptist Church in Dubach. Officiating the service will be Rev. Randy Ray. Burial will follow in St. Rest Cemetery under the direction of Owens Memorial Chapel Funeral Home of Ruston.

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Virginia Price

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Virginia Smith Price, age 92, passed away on June 10, 2016, after a short battle with cancer. She was born on July 2, 1923, to Hobart and Lona Faulkner Smith of the Unity Community near Paragould, Arkansas. She attended the one-room Unity School through eighth grade and graduated from Oak Grove High School in 1941. She married Birtrum Mason Price on August 8, 1948.

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June 13th

Joseph Poche

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Funeral services for Joseph R. “Mr. Joe” Poche, age 80 of Choudrant, LA will be held 10:00 AM Tuesday, June 14, 2016 at Kilpatrick Funeral Home Chapel in Ruston. Officiating the service will be Rev. David Harrell and Rev. Bill Sanderson with interment to follow at Sibley Cemetery near Choudrant, LA under the directional Kilpatrick Funeral Home in Ruston

Mr. Poche was born October 8, 1935 and passed away June 11, 2016 following a lengthy illness.

He is preceded in by his parents: Felix and Fannie Poche; brothers: Felix (Phil) Poche, Philip (Dick) Poche and Elmo (Mooky) Poche.

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June 10th

Elizabeth Campbell

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Elizabeth Emily Moncrief Hollis Campbell passed from this life on May 4, 2016 in the Lead-Deadwood Regional Hospital in Deadwood, SD to move to her eternal home in Heaven to be with her Savior Jesus Christ forever. Born on her Poppa’s small dairy farm in Ruston, LA on February 23, 1918. She lived to the wonderful age of 98. She was the youngest of six children.

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June 9th

Charles Plunkett

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“I have fought a good fight, I have finished my course, I have kept the faith: Henceforth there is laid up for me a crown of righteousness, which the Lord, the righteous judge, shall give me at that day: and not to me only, but unto all them also that love his appearing.” II Timothy 4:7-8

Charles Leo “Sam” Plunkett, age 84, passed from the hands of his family into the loving Arms of his heavenly Father on June 7, 2016. His love for God and his family will be his legacy.

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Dawn Touchstone

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Funeral services for Dawn Bennett Touchstone, age 62, of Choudrant, LA will be held Friday, June 10, 2016 at 10:00 A.M. at Douglas United Methodist Church. Rev. Jeremy Jones will officiate. Interment will be at the Douglas Cemetery near Choudrant, LA under the direction of Kilpatrick Funeral Home of Ruston, LA.

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