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January 15th, 2016

Carolyn Griffin

Funeral services for Carolyn Teal Griffin, age 79, of Choudrant, LA will be 10:00 AM Saturday, January 16, 2016 at Kilpatrick Funeral Home in Ruston, LA with Rev. Tod Hibbard officiating. Interment will follow at 1:30 PM at Forest Park West Cemetery in Shreveport, LA under the direction of Kilpatrick Funeral Home in Ruston.

Mrs. Griffin was born December 17, 1936 and passed away January 13, 2016.
She is preceded in death by her husband's; William Teal and James D. Griffin and granddaughter Elizabeth Mae Teal.

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Larwence Toney

Funeral services for Larwence “Toney Tiger” Toney will be held at 2:00 PM, Saturday, January 16, 2016 at Brown-Holley Funeral Chapel, Rayville with Bro. Cecil Gregory officiating. Interment will follow in the Bethel Cemetery, Holly Ridge, LA.

Mr. Larwence was born July 30, 1944 in Delhi, LA and passed away Wednesday, January 13, 2016 in Monroe, LA.

Mr. Larwence is preceded in death by his parents, Jay and Ethel Toney.

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January 12th

Michael Hancock

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Funeral services for Mr. Michael Ellis Hancock, age 74 of Dubach, will be held at 10:00 AM Wednesday, January 13, 2016 at Rock Corner Baptist Church in Dubach. Rev. Gary Massey will be officiating the services. Burial will follow in Rock Corner Cemetery under the direction of Owens Memorial Chapel Funeral Home of Ruston.

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January 11th

Steve Garris

Steven Rai Garris, age 62, of Ruston, LA passed away suddenly on January 9, 2016.

He began his career at Hughes Tool Company and retired from Baker Hughes Corporation. During this time he lived and worked all over the globe. Prior to relocating to Ruston 6 years ago, he was a resident of The Woodlands, Texas.
He was an avid hunter and outdoorsman, great husband, wonderful son, loving father and grandfather, brother, and loyal friend.

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January 8th

Rosa Sparks

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Rosa Wade Sparks, age 88, of Dubach, passed away on January 6, 2016 in Ruston. Funeral services will be held at 10:00 a.m. Saturday, January 9, 2016 at the United Pentecostal Church of Dubach, Louisiana. Rev. Kevin Cox will officiate and will be assisted by Rev. Douglas Stewart. Interment will follow in Unionville Cemetery under the direction of Owens Memorial Chapel Funeral Home.

Visitation will be held from 9:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. on Saturday.

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January 7th

Joann King

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Funeral services for Mrs. Joann Spillers King, age 75, of Ruston will be 2:00 PM Friday, January 8, 2016 at Kilpatrick Funeral Home Chapel in Ruston with Rev. Brad Jones officiating. Interment will follow at Choudrant Memorial Cemetery under the direction of Kilpatrick Funeral Home in Ruston.

Mrs. King was born June 5, 1940 and passed away January 5, 2016.
She is preceded in death by her parents; Linnie and Elsie Frazier and son Jason Spillers.

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January 5th

Mary Brazzel

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Funeral services for Mary Atkins Brazzel, 73 of Dubach will be 10AM Tuesday, January 5, 2016 at Corinth Baptist Church near Dubach with Rev. Scott Jennings officiating. Burial will follow in Corinth Cemetery under the direction of Owens Memorial Chapel of Ruston.

Mary was retired from Lincoln General Hospital where she continued to work weekends to be with her work family and friends whom she loved dearly. She is preceded in death by her Parents, John Henry and Myrtle Dee Atkins and Sister Johnnie Earl Coplen.

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Virginia Eubanks

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Funeral services for Virginia Graham Eubanks, 79 of Dubach will be 2:00PM Wednesday, January 6, 2016 at Cook Baptist Church in Ruston with Rev. Brad Jones officiating. Burial will follow in Pines Memorial Gardens in Ruston under the direction of Owens Memorial Chapel of Ruston.

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January 4th

Doris Frasier

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Funeral services for Mrs. Doris Evelyn Culpepper Frasier, age 84, of Mineral Springs, La will be held 2:00 P.M. Monday, January 4, 2016 at Kilpatrick Funeral Home. Officiating the service will be Dr. Michael Hawley. Visitation will be at 1:00 PM until service time. Interment will follow at New Hope Baptist Church Cemetery in Choudrant under the direction of Kilpatrick Funeral Home of Ruston.

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December 31st, 2015

Horace Farrar

Funeral service for Mr. Horace Edwin Farrar is scheduled for 11:00 A.M. Saturday, January 2, 2016, at Pine Grove Baptist Church in Bernice, LA, with Rev. Steve Barrett and Rev. James Grafton officiating. Interment will follow in Pine Grove Baptist Church Cemetery. The family will receive friends Friday, January 1, 2016, from 5:00 P.M. until 7:00 P.M. at the church.

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