Submitted by Ruston Leader on Tue, 03/08/2011 - 6:36am
Wallace S. Harrison, a resident of Lincoln Parish passed away at his home on March 5th, 2011. Funeral services will be held at 11:00 AM Wednesday, March 9th, 2011 at Temple Baptist church in Ruston, With Rev. Dale Oden officiating. Burial will follow in St. Rest Cemetery in Dubach under the direction of Owens Memorial Chapel Funeral Home of Ruston. Mr. Harrison was born and raised in the Crossroads Community in northwest Lincoln Parish and was the oldest of the two sons of Andy and Vera Harrison.
Submitted by Ruston Leader on Tue, 03/08/2011 - 6:30am
Funeral services for David M. Owen, 77, will be conducted at 11:00 a.m. Wednesday, March 9, 2011 at the Hill Crest Funeral Home Chapel, with Rev. Gene Gibson, Rev. Jessie Colston, and Rev. Ken Basco officiating. Interment will follow in Hill Crest Memorial Park with full military honors. Visitation will be from 5:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. Tuesday, March 8, 2011 at the Hill Crest Funeral Home. Mr. Owen was born June 21, 1933 in Bernice, LA; and passed away March 5, 2011 in Bossier City, LA. He was a retired T/Sgt. with the U.S.
Submitted by Ruston Leader on Mon, 03/07/2011 - 8:00am
Gerald Billy Carlisle, born in Atlanta, Texas on May 7, 1926, passed away at the age of 84 on March 4, 2011, after a brief stay at the Northwest Louisiana War Veterans Home in Bossier City, Louisiana. He was preceded in death by his wife of 55 years Catherine Carmichael Carlisle, his parents Walter Luther and Daisy Pauline Carlisle, his seven older sisters, and his older brother.
Submitted by Ruston Leader on Mon, 03/07/2011 - 7:57am
Funeral services for Archie W. Craig, 88, of Ruston, LA will be 10:00 A.M. Tuesday, March 8, 2011 at Kilpatrick Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Jerry Hilbun officiating the service assisted by Rev. Rolly Walker. Interment will follow in Forest Lawn Cemetery under the direction of Kilpatrick Funeral Home of Ruston. Archie was a member of Trinity United Methodist Church and was a member of Hale Memorial Bible Class. He served in The United States Army Corp. and was a veteran of World War II.
Submitted by Ruston Leader on Fri, 03/04/2011 - 6:30am
Funeral services for Alfonzo Gene Wills, age 64 of Dubach, LA will be held Saturday, March 5, 2011 at 11:00 AM at Rocky Valley Missionary Baptist Church in Simsboro, LA. Officiating the service will be Rev. Rickey James. Interment will follow at Rocky Valley Cemetery in Simsboro under the direction of Kilpatrick Funeral Home in Ruston, LA. Mr. Wills was born April 28, 1945 and passed away February 27, 2011. He was a member of Rocky Valley Baptist Church in Simsboro, LA.
Submitted by Ruston Leader on Thu, 03/03/2011 - 6:29am
Douglas King Murphy (83) of Palatine, IL died Wednesday, February 16, 2011 after an extended illness. Funeral services will be held at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 1680 1st Street Arcadia, LA 71001 on Saturday, March 5, 2011. There will be a time of visitation from 10:00-11:30 am. A short service will follow & then a graveside service. Douglas was born on January 13, 1928 in Arcadia, LA. His parents were the late Wiley King and Beatrice Cathey Murphy. Douglas graduated from Arcadia High School in 1945.