Submitted by Ruston Leader on Mon, 10/08/2012 - 9:48am
Mary Edith Thurmon Freudendorf, born February 9, 1917, passed peaceably to meet her Lord on October 4, 2012 in Fort Walton Beach, FL. She was preceded in death by her husband, Col. Chester M. Freudendorf; her parents, Dr. and Mrs. John W. Thurmon of Ruston, and her brothers, Lt. John W. Thurmon, Jr. and William Cann Thurmon.
Submitted by Ruston Leader on Mon, 10/08/2012 - 9:47am
Maureen Ann Davis Johnson, 72, of Ruston, Louisiana went to be with her Heavenly Father on Saturday, October 6, 2012, after a long battle with ovarian cancer. A private burial will be held Tuesday, October 9, 2012 at Pines Memorial Gardens Cemetery with Reverend Jerry G. Hilbun of Trinity United Methodist Church officiating. Following the burial, the family will be receiving visitors from 10:00 A.M. to 11:30 A.M. at Trinity United Methodist Church. A memorial service will be held at 11:30 A.M. at the church.
Submitted by Ruston Leader on Mon, 10/08/2012 - 9:46am
Graveside services for Mr. Leo Cantrell, age 89, of Choudrant, LA will be 2:00 P.M. Tuesday, October 9, 2012 at Beulah Cemetery in Calhoun, LA. Rev. Ricky Bonnett will officiate the service under the direction of Kilpatrick Funeral Home of Ruston.
Mr. Cantrell was born on May 11, 1923 in Collins, MS and died on October 6, 2012 in Monroe, LA following a lengthy illness. He was a member of First Assembly of God Church of Ruston. Mr. Cantrell was a veteran of the U. S. Navy and was a retired welder. He is preceded in death by his wife, Roberta Jean Cantrell.