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May 11th, 2015

Mr. Leslie Frank Hinton

A graveside service for Mr. Leslie Frank Hinton, age 73 of Ruston, will be held at 10:00 AM Monday May 11, 2015 at Wesley Chapel Cemetery in Ruston. Officiating the service will be Rev. Dick Hooton and Rev. Bill Strawbridge. The service is under the direction of Owens Memorial Chapel Funeral Home of Ruston.

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Printis M. McGee

On Sunday April 19, 2015, Printis M. McGee, 57 of Dayton TX passed away peacefully following a brief illness surrounded by family. Printis, former resident of Dubach, LA was a stay at home dad for his son Gregory. After receiving his degree in accounting from LA Tech, Printis spent his professional career in Houston as an accountant.

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May 6th

Eugene Garcia Villarreal

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Eugene Garcia Villarreal was his Christian name, but to his family and friends, and there are many on both sides, he was simply Poncho. Poncho was born in Elgin, Texas, on March 20, 1936 to Alvino and Beatrice Villarreal. Cancer robbed him of his health, but it never weakened his resolve and determination. He died at home Monday night, May 4, 2015, surrounded by his family.

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May 5th

Mr. Larry W. Hogg

Funeral services for Mr. Larry W. Hogg, age 71, of Dubach, LA will be held on Thursday, May 7, 2015 at 10:00 AM at Emmanuel Baptist Church in Ruston. Officiating the service will be Rev. Michael Hawley. Interment will follow at Colvin Memorial Cemetery in Unionville under the direction of Kilpatrick Funeral Home in Ruston. Mr. Hogg was born September 16, 1943 and passed away May 3, 2015

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Mary Lee Johnson Hogg

Mary Lee Johnson Hogg passed away at her home on Sunday, May 3, 2015. She has resided in Ruston for eight years, with previous homes in Denver, CO and Santa Fe, NM. She is survived by her son, Jonas Hogg, Denver CO, her sister, Betty Jo Johnson Fagan and her brother and sister-in-law, Carl and Elaine Johnson, nieces, Emily Johnson, Houston, TX, Maggie Emerson, Metairie, LA and Katie Johnson, Ruston.

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May 4th

Mr. Clifton Marion Davis

Funeral services for Mr. Clifton Marion Davis, age 89 of Ruston, will be held at 2:30 PM Monday, May 4, 2015 at Owens Memorial Chapel in Ruston. Officiating the service will be Rev. Dwayne Monk. Burial will follow in New Hope Cemetery near Choudrant under the direction of Owens Memorial Chapel Funeral Home of Ruston. 

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April 30th

Dr. John Heard

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Dr. John Heard passed away at NLMC on Wednesday, April 22, 2015 at the age of 85. He had been living at Russ Place for the previous 8 months. Dr. Heard was a retired music professor at Louisiana Tech University. He taught many people in his 30 years at Tech. Prior to teaching at Tech, he was proud to have taught music at Dickinson State College. Dr. Heard had a doctorate of music art from the University of Texas, a bachelor's from Eastman School of Music andamasters from University of Michigan.

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Mr. Courtney A. Reed, III

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Memorial services for Mr. Courtney A. Reed, III, age 66, of Shreveport will be held 2:00 PM Saturday, May 2, 2015 at Kilpatrick Funeral Home in Ruston. Officiating the service will be Rev. Scotty Gibson. Courtney A. Reed, III passed away of natural causes at his Shreveport residence on Monday, April 27, 2015.

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April 28th

Della Marteal Canterbury

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Funeral services will be held for Della Marteal Canterbury, age 97, at 2:00 p.m., on Tuesday, April 28, 2015, at Rose-Neath Funeral Home in Arcadia. Bro. Jeff Hoffman will officiate. The interment will follow at Oak Grove Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 12:30 until service time on Tuesday.

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Gilbert Wade Hood

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Funeral services will be held for Gilbert Wade Hood, age 81, at 10:30 a.m., on Wednesday, April 29, 2015, at St. Rest Baptist Church, 13015 LA Hwy 146, Dubach, LA. Bro. Randy Ray will officiate. The interment will follow at St. Rest Cemetery. Visitation will be held Tuesday after 5:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home in Arcadia.

Wade was born February 24, 1934, in the Cross Roads Community in Lincoln Parish, to Gilbert “Mutt” and Ella Lee Hood. He entered into rest on Monday, April 27, 2015, Shreveport. He was a member of St. Rest Baptist Church. He was a retired farmer.

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