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December 23rd

Paul Stephen (Steve) Sims

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Services for Paul Stephen (Steve) Sims will be at 10:00 a.m. Monday, December 23, 2013 at Rose-Neath Southside Chapel in Shreveport, Louisiana. Officiating will be Dr. B. J. Maddox of Rose Park Baptist Church. Graveside service to follow at Rose-Neath Cemetery in Bossier City. Visitation will be held Sunday, December 22, 2013 at Rose-Neath Southside from 5:00-7:00 p.m. Steve was born June 14, 1947 in West Monroe, Louisiana. He was a well respected pharmacist at CVS on Pines Road for 35 years. When not at work, Steve was very actively involved with his family's athletics.

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Mrs. Vicky Lee Spillers Frazier

Funeral services for Mrs. Vicky Lee Spillers Frazier, age 67 of Choudrant, will be held at 2:00 PM Monday, December 23, 2013 at Owens Memorial Chapel. Officiating the service will be Rev. Jerry Whitman. Burial  will follow in Sibley Cemetery in Choudrant under the direction of Owens Memorial Chapel Funeral Home of Ruston. Mrs. Frazier was born November 13, 1946 in West Monroe to Charles D. Spillers and Easter Smith Spillers and died December 20, 2013 in Monroe. She was a homemaker and a member of First Baptist Church of Choudrant. In her spare time, Mrs.

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Mariola Hollis Foster

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Funeral services for Mariola Hollis Foster, age 71, of Ruston, LA will be held 2:00 PM Sunday, December 22, 2013 at Temple Baptist Church Chapel in Ruston. Officiating the service will be Rev. David Abernathy. Interment will follow at Camp Creek Cemetery in Spearsville, LA under the direction of Kilpatrick Funeral Home in Ruston, LA. Mrs. Foster was born October 12, 1942 and passed away Friday, December 20, 2013 after a lengthy Illness. She was preceded in death by the love of her life; Terry Foster and her son Robert.

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Leslie "Gene" Jackson

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Leslie "Gene" Jackson departed peacefully from this life on December 19, 2013. He was surrounded by family and friends in his Ruston home after succumbing to a long, terminal illness. The family is receiving guests during a Visitation, Sunday afternoon, December 22nd, 5-7pm at Grace United Methodist Church (GUMC), 3401 North Trenton Street, Ruston, LA. A memorial service to celebrate his life will take place December 23rd, at 1pm also at GUMC. Officiating the service will be Rev. Scott Adams. Military Honors to be conducted following the service, weather permitting.

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December 20th

Bernice Andrews Colvin

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Bernice Andrews Colvin, 97, passed away Wednesday, December 18, 2013 at Princeton Place
Nursing Home in Ruston, LA., Graveside services will be held at Pines Memorial Garden in
Ruston at 2:00 PM on Sunday, December 22, 2013. Officiating the service will be Brian Mercer.

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December 19th

Mr. Theodore Elmo Franklin

Funeral services for Mr. Theodore Elmo Franklin, age 86 of Dubach, will be held at 11:00 AM Saturday, December 21, 2013 at Owens Memorial Chapel in Ruston. Officiating the service will be Bro. Bill Reid. Burial will follow in Cook Cemetery under the direction of Owens Memorial Chapel Funeral Home of Ruston. Mr. Franklin was born April 2, 1927 in Ruston to Alfred E. Franklin and Lucille Gallman Franklin. He died December 17, 2013 also in Ruston. Mr. Franklin was a retired custodian from Louisiana Tech. In his spare time, Mr.

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George Valentine Evanoff

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Service celebrating the life of George Valentine Evanoff will be held on Friday December 20, 2013 at 11 AM in the Chapel at Rose- Neath Marshall Street. Interment will follow at Forest Park Cemetery St. Vincent. The family will receive friends at 10 AM prior to the service. George was born August 12, 1924 and passed away on December 18, 2013. He was preceded in death by his parents, George and Slavka Evanoff and wife Syble. Left to cherish his memory is his son Dr. George V. Evanoff, Jr.

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December 18th

Mrs. Bari Lynn Teagle Kennington

Memorial services for Mrs. Bari Lynn Teagle Kennington, age 64, of Simsboro, LA will be held 2:00 PM Thursday, December 19, 2013 at Kilpatrick Funeral Home Chapel in Ruston. Officiating the service will be Dr. Michael Hawley.
Mrs. Kennington was born July 6, 1949 and passed away December 15, 2013. She was preceded in death by her parents: Barry Teagle and Ruth Teagle Smith; and her husband: Floyd Kennington,

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Alan Gray Trammell, Sr

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A memorial service for Al or Big Al, as he was known to his friends, will be held on Saturday, December 21, 2013 at First Baptist Church, Dubach at 2:00pm with Bro. Barry Joyner officiating and assisted by Dr. Connie Ward. Visitation will be at 1:00pm till service. Al was born December 19, 1932 and passed away on December 13, 2013. He was 80 years old. He was a loving husband, father and grandfather. He graduated from Dubach High School and Louisiana Tech University. He served in the United States Air Force and retired as Captain. He worked in family business; G.L. Trammell & Sons, W.S.

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December 17th

Mr. Leonard Joe Guree

Funeral services for Mr. Leonard Joe Guree, age 49 of Simsboro, will be held at 11:00 AM Wednesday, December 18, 2013 at Owens Memorial Chapel in Ruston. Officiating the service will be Rev. Rick Walters. Burial will follow in Walnut Creek Cemetery near Simsboro under the direction of Owens Memorial Chapel Funeral Home of Ruston. Mr. Guree was born March 9, 1964. He passed from this world December 14, 2013 at age 49.

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