Submitted by Ruston Leader on Mon, 04/30/2012 - 9:12am
Graveside services for Shawn Lee Henderson, age 41 of Ruston are scheduled for 3:00 PM, Tuesday, May 1, 2012 at Sibley Cemetery near Choudrant. Pastor Chris Witt will officiate under the direction of Owens Memorial Chapel Funeral Home of Ruston.
Shawn was born on June 6, 1970 in Lafayette to Travis and Rita Henderson. His long battle with illness ended April 28, 2012 in Ruston as he entered into the waiting arms of his Lord and Savior. He was surrounded by people who loved him. Shawn was preceded in death by his mother, Rita Wilcox Henderson.
Submitted by Ruston Leader on Mon, 04/30/2012 - 9:08am
Funeral services for Abe Attrep, age 79, of Ruston will be 11:00 A.M. Tuesday, May 1, 2012 at the Episcopal Church of the Redeemer in Ruston with Father Bill Easterling officiating the service. Interment immediately following at Pines Memorial Gardens under the direction of Kilpatrick Funeral Home of Ruston. Visitation will be prior to the church service at 9:30 A.M. at the church.
Submitted by Ruston Leader on Mon, 04/30/2012 - 9:01am
Funeral services for Patricia Carmichael Edmiston, age 74, of Ruston, LA will be 10:00 A.M. Wednesday, May 2, 2012 at Kilpatrick Funeral Home Chapel in Ruston, LA. Officiating the service will be Dr. Michael Hawley. Interment will follow in Forest Lawn Cemetery under the direction of Kilpatrick Funeral Home of Ruston. Visitation will be Tuesday, May 1, 2012 from 5:00 PM until 7:00 PM at Kilpatrick Funeral Home in Ruston.
Submitted by Ruston Leader on Mon, 04/30/2012 - 8:58am
Funeral services for Mrs. Willie Etha Harris Spillers, age 88, of Choudrant, LA will be held 2:30 P.M. Tuesday, May 1, 2012 at Kilpatrick Funeral Home Chapel in Ruston. Officiating the service will be Rev. Bill Smith. Interment will follow in Beulah Cemetery in Calhoun, LA. Visitation will be 5:00 PM until 7:00 PM Monday, April 30, 2012 at Kilpatrick Funeral Home in Ruston, LA.
Submitted by Ruston Leader on Sun, 04/29/2012 - 8:53am
Joyce G. Moseley passed away Friday, April 27, 2012 after a brief illness. Funeral services will be held at Burkhalter Chapel, Trinity United Methodist Church, 1000 W. Woodward Avenue in Ruston on Tuesday, May 1 at 11:00 AM. Officiating will be the Rev. Jerry Hilbun of Trinity United Methodist Church. Visitation will be held Tuesday, May 1 at the Trinity Fellowship Hall from 10:00 AM until the time of the service. Burial will follow in Forest Lawn Cemetery in Ruston Under the direction of Owens Memorial Chapel Funeral Home of Ruston.
Submitted by Ruston Leader on Thu, 04/26/2012 - 8:35am
Funeral services for Sondra McCrary Clark will be held on Saturday, April 28, 2012 at 10:00 am at Temple Baptist Church in Ruston, Louisiana. Officiating will be Reverend David Hastings. Interment will follow at Pines Memorial under the direction of Kilpatrick Funeral Home of Ruston.
Submitted by Ruston Leader on Thu, 04/26/2012 - 8:24am
Mary Edna Colvin completed her beautiful, earthly journey and entered her eternal life with Jesus on April 23, 2012 at the age of 86 years. She will be remembered for her sweet, gentle, and loving spirit and her many gestures of unselfish kindness and care. Her family and many others knew God’s love that shown through her smile and tender touch.
Submitted by Ruston Leader on Sun, 04/22/2012 - 9:16am
On April 20, 2012 Rodney Vicente Rodriguez quietly slipped away into eternity to meet his Lord Jesus. He was blessed to be married to and survived by his wife of seven years Candace "Candi" Dawn Holloway Rodriguez.
He was honored to be the father of a one year old son named Charles Luke Vicente Rodriguez and was awaiting the birth of his daughter Isabella Grace Rodriguez. He is also survived by his mother Martiza Rodriguez and brother Ryan Rodriguez. Rodney was employed by Community Trust Bank in Ruston.
Submitted by Ruston Leader on Sun, 04/22/2012 - 9:13am
Mr. S. D. Huffman, age 94, died peacefully surrounded by his family on Friday, April 20. Mr. Huffman’s death was caused by complications from an earlier fall from a ladder at home. He was a lifelong resident of Lincoln Parish and was a descendant of the Autrey family, one of Lincoln Parish’s oldest pioneer families. Dubach is known as the Dogtrot Capital due in part to the “Autrey House” log home in that area. Mr. Huffman and his brother T.R. were instrumental in the preservation of this structure as a pioneer museum that is now listed on the “National Register of Historic Places”.
Submitted by Ruston Leader on Sun, 04/22/2012 - 8:38am
Mark Anthony Kuykendall (1960-2012). Services for Mark Kuykendall, 51, will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Monday, April 23, 2012 at the Bethel Church in Downsville,La. Officiating will be Brother Laymon Tucker.