Submitted by Ruston Leader on Tue, 06/28/2016 - 11:55am
A family and friend gathering celebrating the life of Mr. Edward Dettenheim, 82, will be on Friday, July 1, 2016 from 6-8 p.m. at the home of Elizabeth Dettenheim, 723 South Main Street, in Homer. The family would like to extend an invitation to anyone interested in playing music in Mr. Dettenheim’s memory bring a guarti for his final pickin.
Submitted by Ruston Leader on Wed, 06/22/2016 - 11:47am
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.
Submitted by Ruston Leader on Tue, 06/21/2016 - 12:03pm
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.
Submitted by Ruston Leader on Mon, 06/20/2016 - 11:32am
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.
Submitted by Ruston Leader on Mon, 06/20/2016 - 10:31am
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.
Submitted by Ruston Leader on Wed, 06/15/2016 - 12:45pm
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.
Submitted by Ruston Leader on Wed, 06/15/2016 - 12:37pm
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.