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August 14th, 2014

Gary K. Boone

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Gary K. Boone, 68, of Ruston, went to be with the Lord our Savior on Tuesday, August 12 in Ruston, Louisiana. Gary was preceded in death by his parents, M.M. and Wilda Clark Boone; brother, M.M. “Mickey” Boone; and father in law, Larry Dickson. Gary graduated from Jonesboro-Hodge High School in 1964 and attended Louisiana Tech University. He proudly served in the National Guard for six years.

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August 13th

Dr. Jason C. Owen

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Funeral services for Dr. Jason C. Owen, age 89, of Ruston will be held on Thursday, August 14, 2014 at 11:00 A.M. at Trinity United Methodist Church. Officiating the service will be Rev. Rolly Walker and Rev. Leslie Stephens. Burial will follow at 3:00 P.M. at the Kilbourne Cemetery in Kilbourne, LA under the direction of Kilpatrick Funeral Home in Ruston, LA.
Jason was a 1941 graduate of Kilbourne High School.

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Joan Elizabeth Jones Ross

Joan Elizabeth Jones Ross, age 84, died Wednesday, August 6, 2014 in Keller, TX. She was born March 13, 1930, in Rush Springs, OK to Ullman Stephens Jones and Bertha Adelma Jones. She was a resident of Ruston, La for 54 years, a homemaker and a member of First Baptist Church of Ruston, LA.

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August 11th

Donna Hunt McIntire

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Memorial services for Donna Hunt McIntire, age 65, of Ruston will be held at 11:00 AM Monday, August 11, 2014 at Kilpatrick Funeral Home in Ruston. Officiating the service will be Rev. Larry Emory. Mrs. McIntire passed away on August 6, 2014 at St Francis Medical Center.

She was employed in the banking industry for 30 plus years. She also enjoyed volunteering in her community and spending time with her family and traveling.

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August 8th

Ella Belle Sherrill Harper

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Funeral services will be held for Ella Belle Sherrill Harper, age 100, at 10:00 a.m., on Saturday, August 9, 2014, at Rose-Neath Funeral Home Chapel in Arcadia. The interment will follow at Arcadia Cemetery. Visitation will be held Friday night from 5:00 until 7:00 p.m.
 
Mrs. Harper was born September 11, 1913, in Claiborne Parish. She entered into rest on August 7, 2014 at Bienville General Hospital in Arcadia. Mrs. Harper was a member of First Baptist Church of Arcadia.
 
She is preceded in death by her husband Joe Oren Harper, Sr., grandson Joe Oren Harper III and by 8 siblings.
 

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Robert Charles Rinehart, Jr.

Funeral services will be held for Robert Charles Rinehart, Jr., age 67 of Vernon, at 3:00 PM Sunday, August 10, 2014

at Vernon Baptist Church. Officiating will be Rev. Gerald Nelson. Burial will follow in Vernon Cemetery under the direction of Owens Memorial Chapel Funeral Home of Ruston.

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Juanita C. Rinehart

Funeral services for Juanita C. (Aunt Nete) Rinehart, age 90, of Ruston will be held at 2:00 PM Sunday, August 10, 2014 at Kilpatrick Funeral Home in Ruston. Officiating the services will be her nephew Steve Courson. Interment will follow in Greenwood Cemetery under the direction of Kilpatrick Funeral Home.
Mrs. Rinehart was born August 31, 1923 and passed away August 6, 2014 following a brief illness. She is preceded in death by her husband: John Rinehart; son-in-law: Mike Steele; and brothers: Hugo and Pete.

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Mary Omega Ballinger Hinton

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Funeral services for Mary Omega Ballinger Hinton, age 94, of Downsville, LA will be held at 11:00 AM Saturday, August 9, 2014 at Alabama Presbyterian Church. Officiating the services will be Dr. Allison Moody. Interment will be at Sibley Cemetery in Choudrant, LA under the direction of Kilpatrick Funeral Home in Ruston.

Mrs. Hinton was born June 1, 1920 and passed away August 5, 2014 following a brief illness.
She is preceded in death by her husband: John M. Hinton, Jr; son-in-law: Jay C. Casey; 2 brothers and 1 sister.

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August 6th

William Douglas Colvin

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Services for William Douglas Colvin, age 87, of Ruston will be held at 10:00 AM Thursday, August 7, 2014 at Trinity United Methodist Church in Ruston. Officiating the service will be Rev. Gary Willis. Interment will be at the Colvin Memorial Cemetery under the direction of Kilpatrick Funeral Home of Ruston.
Mr. Colvin passed away Monday, August 4, 2014 in the Northern Louisiana Medical Center.
Mr. Colvin was born in Dubach, Louisiana February 7, 1927.

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August 5th

Mr. Albert John “Jack” Passon

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Funeral services for Mr. Albert John “Jack” Passon, age 94 of Ruston, will be held at 3:00 PM Wednesday, August 6, 2014 at Owens Memorial Chapel in Ruston. Officiating the service will be Dr. Mike Holloway. Burial will follow in Forest Lawn Cemetery in Ruston under the direction of Owens Memorial Chapel Funeral Home of Ruston. 

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