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May 18th, 2017

MARTHA GANTT CALHOUN

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Funeral services will be held for Martha Gantt Calhoun, age 71, at 2:00 p.m., on Friday, May 19, 2017 at Rose-Neath Funeral Home in Arcadia. Bro. Howard Cole and Bro. Tony Smith will officiate. Interment will follow at Bear Creek Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 5:00 until 8:00 p.m. on Thursday. Martha was born September 5, 1945, to Isaac and Mildred Dobbins Gantt. She passed away on Monday, May 15, 2017, at her home surrounded by her loving family. Martha was a member of Bryceland Baptist Church.

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PAUL ROGER RAMSEY

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Paul was born on July 27, 1945 in Lake Charles, Louisiana to Mabel and Victor Ramsey. He passed away on May 05, 2017 in Tyler, Texas. Paul was a biology professor at Louisiana Tech University for over 40 years. Memorial service for Paul Ramsey will be held on May 20, 2017 at 11am in Merriman Baptist Church, Ranger Texas and scattering of ashes will follow at Lake Leon, Ranger Texas. Paul was preceded in death by his father Victor Ramsey and his sister Patsy Anderson.

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STEPHEN PRICE BARKER

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A Memorial Service celebrating the life of Stephen Price Barker will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Friday, May 19, 2017 at First United Methodist Church, Shreveport, Louisiana. The family will receive friends at a reception following the service at the church. Price was born on October 9, 1964 in Falls Church, Virginia and passed away on May 13, 2017. Price was a 1982 graduate of Ruston High School and a 1986 graduate of Louisiana Tech University, where he received his degree in Business Administration. He then graduated with his Juris Doctor from LSU Law School in 1989.

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May 17th

PAUL ROGER RAMSEY

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Paul was born on July 27, 1945 in Lake Charles, Louisiana to Mabel and Victor Ramsey. He passed away on May 05, 2017 in Tyler, Texas. Paul was a biology professor at Louisiana Tech University for over 40 years. Memorial service for Paul Ramsey will be held on May 20, 2017 at 11am in Merriman Baptist Church, Ranger Texas and scattering of ashes will follow at Lake Leon, Ranger Texas. Paul was preceded in death by his father Victor Ramsey and his sister Patsy Anderson.

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DONNA MARIE BEAVER

Donna Marie Beaver of Homer, died Tuesday, May 16, 2017. Graveside services are 10:00 AM, Thursday, May 18, 2017, at Arlington Cemetery in Homer, LA under the direction of Owens Memorial Chapel Funeral Home of Ruston. Visitation is 5:00-7:00 PM, Wednesday, at Owens Memorial Chapel in Ruston

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May 15th

KAREN JO KNOWLES

Karen Jo Knowles, 51, of Choudrant passed away May 8, 2017. A memorial service will be held Tuesday, May 16, 2017 at 1:00 P.M. at the Fellowship Baptist Church of Dubach, LA under the direction of Kilpatrick Funeral Home of Ruston. Rev. Connie Smith will officiate.

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CHESTER WALKER

Chester Walker 55 of Grambling, a Music Educator/Musician, died Wednesday, May 10, 2017. Funeral Services are 11:00 AM, Tuesday, May 16, 2017 at Zion Traveler Baptist Church, Ruston, LA. Reverend Maurice White officiating. Interment will be at West View Cemetery, Crossett, AR. A Wake Service will be on Monday, May 15, 2017 from 6:00 to 8:00 PM in the Chapel of King's Funeral Home - Ruston. Arrangements are entrusted to the staff of King's Funeral Homes, Ruston/Homer, LA.

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May 12th

GABRIEL S. LEE JR.

Funeral Service for Gabriel S. Lee Jr. (94) will be held Monday May 15, 2017 at 12 Noon at the Fellowship Baptist Church in Lillie Louisiana, Reverend Bruce Henry Officiating. Interment will Immediately follow at the Fellowship B. C. Cemetery. Visitation will be held Sunday May 14, 2017 from 2 Till 5PM at the Memorial Funeral Home Chapel in Farmerville. Services Entrusted to Memorial Funeral Home, Farmerville Louisiana.

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ROBERT "PETE" DAVIS

Funeral Services for Robert "Pete" Davis (54) will be held Saturday May 13, 2017 at 2:30 PM at the New Pilgrim Rest Baptist Church in Arcadia Louisiana, Reverend Norah Banks, Pastor. Interment will Immediately follow at the St. Duty Cemetery in Arcadia. Visitations will be held Friday May 12, 2017 from 2 Till 5:30 PM and Family Hour (Wake) from 6 Till 7 PM at the Memorial Funeral Home Chapel. Services Entrusted to Memorial Funeral Home, Arcadia Louisiana.

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May 11th

LUE ANNIE ABNEY

Lue Annie Bissic Abney, 81 died May 06, 2017. Wake will be Friday, May 12, at 6:00 pm at King's Funeral Home, Ruston, LA. Services are Saturday, May 13 at 11:00 am at Fellowship Baptist Church, Simsboro, LA. Burial will follow at Fellowship Cemetery, Simsboro, LA. Arrangements are under the direction of King's FH, Ruston, LA

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