Viola Brewster Pardue
Funeral services for Viola Brewster Pardue, age 81, of Chatham, LA, will be held Sunday, March 3, 2013 at 3:00 PM at Alabama Presbyterian Church in Sibley, LA. Officiating the service will be Dr. Michael Hawley, Rev. Author Robinson, and Rev. Bill Willis. Interment will follow at Sibley Cemetery under the direction of Kilpatrick Funeral Home in Ruston.
Mrs. Pardue was born May 9, 1931 and passed away February 27, 2013. She was a wonderful mother, grandmother, sister, aunt and loved spending time with her family and friends. Mrs. Pardue was also a strong Christian woman of the Baptist faith.
She is preceded in death by her parents; son, Barry Tolar; grandson, Larry Sheldon Tolar; granddaughter, Charlotte Sue Harvey; great granddaughter, Samantha LaAnn Whatley and a great grandson, James Seth Bradford.
Mrs. Pardue is survived by her children, Lynn Tolar and wife Roanna of Chatham; Gloria Tolar of Homer; Larry Tolar and wife Karen of Choudrant; Nina Robertson and husband Richard of Arcadia; Sharon Hott and husband Larry of Ruston; Ester Spears of Quitman; Theresa “Bit” Norman and husband Donald Ray of Choudrant; Laresea “Biggon” Tolar of West Monroe; brother, O.L. Brewster and wife Maude of Choudrant; sister, Doris Thompson of West Monroe; 21 grandchildren; 37 great grandchildren; 8 great great grandchildren; adopted daughters, Bren Keck and Lisa Giovingo; a host of other family and friends; and a special pet, Pappy.
Pallbearers will be her grandsons: Chad Tolar, Justin Tolar, Johnathan Tolar, Tony Harvey, Ryan Mitchell, Steven Trevillion, Toby Trevillion, Nathan Spears, and Shayne Norman.
Honorary pallbearers are Lynn Tolar and Larry Tolar.
Visitation will be held from 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM Saturday, March 2, 2013 at Kilpatrick Funeral Home in Ruston.
Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.kilpatrickfuneralhomes.com