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May 5th, 2017

FRED C. COLLINS

Fred C. Collins, 53 of Grambling, LA Passed away on April 29, 2017. Funeral Service is Saturday, May 6, 2017 at 2:30PM at the St. Benedict Catholic Church in Grambling. Burial is at Memorial Funeral Home (Homer Location).

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May 4th

DON EDWIN MCCULLEN

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Don Edwin McCullen, 81, resident of Simsboro passed away on May 3, 2017 following a lengthy illness. He was preceded in death by his parents, Cloyd and Mornetta Bartlett McCullen; and son, Mark Edwin McCullen.

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BILL KIRBY

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A memorial service for Bill Kirby, 76, of Farmerville, LA will be held at 3:00 PM, Saturday, May 6, 2017 at Kilpatrick Funeral Home in Ruston, LA. Rev. Dale Oden will officiate. Visitation will be Saturday, from 2:00 PM until the service at Kilpatrick Funeral Home in Ruston. Bill was the owner/operator of the Kirby Animal Supply and Kennel in Ruston, LA for many years. He followed in the footsteps of his father, Dr. TC Kirby, who began the business as Livestock Medicine Company. Bill loved animals and would always help family and friends.

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ANNA ROSE AUDIRSCH LEE

Anna Rose Audirsch Lee, 88, of Ruston, LA, expired Monday, May 1, 2017 at the Circle of Life Hospice in Bentonville, AR. Graveside service will be held Saturday, May 6, 2017 at 10:00 AM at Forest Lawn Cemetery under the direction of Kilpatrick Funeral Home of Ruston. Dr. Michael Hawley will officiate. Visitation will be 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM, Friday, May 5, 2017 at Kilpatrick Funeral Home in Ruston. Anna was a member of Emmanuel Baptist Church in Ruston and formerly an active member in Sunday school. She worked at Holiday Inn for several years prior to her sickness.

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CLARENCE DOYLE KENNEDY

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Clarence Doyle Kennedy, 76, a resident of Grambling, Louisiana and native of Homer, Louisiana went to his eternal home on April 28, 2017. Visitation will be at the Memorial Funeral Home in Homer, Louisiana on Friday, May 5, 2017 from 6:00 P.M. to 7:00 P.M. On Saturday, May 6, 2017 visitation will be from 9:30 A.M. to 11:00 A.M. at Mt. Zion Baptist Church in Grambling, Louisiana during which an Omega Psi Phi service will be held from 10:00 A.M. to 10:30 A.M. Funeral services will follow at 11:00 A.M. Interment in Grambling Memorial Gardens.

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May 3rd

ANNA ROSE AUDIRSCH LEE

Anna Rose Audirsch Lee, 88, of Ruston, LA, expired Monday, May 1, 2017 at the Circle of Life Hospice in Bentonville, AR. Graveside service will be held Saturday, May 6, 2017 at 10:00 AM at Forest Lawn Cemetery under the direction of Kilpatrick Funeral Home of Ruston. Dr. Michael Hawley will officiate. Visitation will be 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM, Friday, May 5, 2017 at Kilpatrick Funeral Home in Ruston.

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BILL KIRBY

A memorial service for Bill Kirby, 76, of Farmerville, LA will be held at 3:00 PM, Saturday, May 6, 2017 at Kilpatrick Funeral Home in Ruston, LA. Visitation will be Saturday, May 6, 2017 from 2:00 PM until the service at Kilpatrick Funeral Home in Ruston.

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May 2nd

BILL KIRBY

Bill Kirby, 76, of Farmerville, LA passed away April 29, 2017 in Ruston, LA. Arrangements are incomplete under the direction of Kilpatrick Funeral Home of Ruston, LA.

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WAYNE "MUSH" FRANKLIN

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Funeral services for Wayne “Mush” Franklin, age 57 of Mineral Springs, are scheduled for 2:00 PM, Thursday, May 4, 2017 at Mineral Springs Baptist Church in Dubach with Rev. Sam Higgs and Rev. Greg Tipton officiating. Burial will follow in Mineral Springs Cemetery under the direction of Owens Memorial Chapel Funeral Home of Ruston. “Mush” was born on August 4, 1959 in Ruston, LA and went to be with the Lord on April 28, 2017 in Jackson, MS. He was a member of Mineral Springs Baptist Church in Dubach, LA. Mr.

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RITCHEY ALBRITTON

Ritchey Albritton, 64
Sheridan, AR. –Ritchey V. Albritton, retired from Southwest Power Pool in Little Rock, died Sunday. Graveside services are Tuesday at 4:00 P.M. at Conway Baptist Church Cemetery in Conway Community. Visitation will be held Tuesday from 2:30 to 3:30 before services at Kilpatrick Funeral Home in Farmerville, LA.

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