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May 16th, 2013

Mrs. Anna Mae Gateley Johnston

Mrs. Anna Mae Gateley Johnston

Funeral services for Mrs. Anna Mae Gateley Johnston, age 92, of Ruston, La. will be held on Friday, May 17. 2013, at 2:00 PM at the chapel of Kilpatrick Funeral Home in Ruston. Interment will be at Brearley Cemetery in Dardanelle, AR. on Saturday, May 18, 2013 at 11:00 AM Mrs. Johnston died Tuesday, May 14, 2013 at Glenwood Hospital in Monroe, LA

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Joe Hampton Holman

Joe Hampton Holman died at his home in Ruston May 15, 2013. He is preceded in death by his parents, Polly and Drayton Holman, and by his brother, Thomas Bruce Holman. Joe was born on November 5, 1949, in Monroe, Louisiana.

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Jeraldine “Jerry” Durrett Mobley

Funeral services for Jeraldine “Jerry” Durrett Mobley, age 85 of Dubach, LA will be held at 10:00 AM Friday, May 17, 2013 at Mineral Springs Baptist Church. Officiating the service will be Rev. Greg Tipton. Interment will follow at Mineral Springs Cemetery under the direction of Kilpatrick Funeral Home in Ruston, LA. Mrs. Mobley was born April 29, 1928 in Choudrant, LA and passed away May 13, 2013 in Ruston, LA. Mrs. Mobley was a very active member of Mineral Springs Baptist Church; she taught Sunday school and was a member of WMU.

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May 15th

Billy Rex Harper, Sr.

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Funeral services for Billy Rex Harper, Sr., 86 will be held at 10:00 am on Thursday, May 16, 2013 at Pleasant Grove Baptist Church in Ringgold, LA with interment to follow at Pleasant Grove Cemetery. Officiating the services will be Bro. James Morgan and Bro. B.R. Loftin.

Visitation will be held from 5:00 pm until 7:00 pm on Wednesday, May 15, 2013 at Rockett Funeral Home Chapel in Ringgold, LA.

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May 12th

Joyce Mae Brazzel Eley

Funeral services for Mrs. Joyce Mae Brazzel Eley, age 68 of Dubach, will be held at 2:00 PM Monday, May 13, 2013 at Corinth Baptist Church in Dubach. Officiating the service will be Rev. Scott Jennings and Rev. “Runt” Warren. Burial will follow in Corinth Cemetery under the direction of Owens Memorial Chapel Funeral Home of Ruston.

Mrs. Eley was born November 7, 1944 in Dubach to Malvin Brazzel and Ophelia Stephenson Brazzel. She died May 10, 2013 in Ruston after a lengthy illness. Mrs. Eley was a member of Corinth Baptist Church.

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Genevieve “Genny” Helen Kapp Ireland

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The life of Genevieve “Genny” Helen Kapp Ireland, 90, mother of Ruston resident Monty Ireland, will be celebrated Tuesday morning at the Jonesboro United Methodist Church in a 10 a.m. funeral service.

Visitation will be 4-8 p.m. Monday at the Edmonds Funeral Home, 228 Allen Ave., in Jonesboro.

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May 10th

Annie N Lyles Williams

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Funeral services for Annie N Lyles Williams, 80, will be held at 1 pm , Saturday at Fellowship Baptist Church in Simsboro, Louisiana. Officiating will be Reverend Frederick Powell. Interment will follow in Fellowship Baptist Church Cemetery. Visitation with the family will be from 1 pm- 7pm, Friday, May 10,2013 at King's Funeral Home, Ruston, Louisiana.

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May 9th

Mildred Edmiston Bartlett

Funeral services for Mrs. Mildred Edmiston Bartlett, age 88 of Ruston, will be held at 2:00 PM Friday, May 10, 2013 at Owens Memorial Chapel in Ruston. Officiating the service will be Rev. Larry Emory. Burial will follow in Forest Lawn Cemetery under the direction of Owens Memorial Chapel Funeral Home of Ruston.

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Chad Edward Simmons

Chad Edward Simmons, 42, passed away April 30, 2013. A memorial service was held May 4, 2013 at Griffin Funeral Home, West Monroe, LA. He was born November 16, 1970, Belle Chase, LA to Gaylon D. Simmons and Gloria Annette Turner.

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May 8th

Maxine Lynch

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Funeral services for Maxine Lynch, 91, will be held at 12 noon Wednesday, May 8, 2013 at Rose-Neath’s Southside Chapel in Shreveport, LA. Officiating will be Rev. Bob Moore. Interment will follow in Forest Park St. Vincent Cemetery. Visitation with the family will be from 11:00 a.m. until service time at the funeral home.

Maxine was born on November 18, 1921 in Vernon, LA to Ella and Henry Bennett. She passed away on May 3, 2013 at Abundant Life Care Home in Fountain Lake, AR.

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