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Archive - Dec 2012 - Obituaries

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December 18th

Irene Atteridge

A memorial service will be held for Irene Atteridge, 81, at 2:00 p.m., on Thursday, December 20, 2012 at First Baptist Church in Arcadia.  Rev. Jeff Hoffman will officiate.

Mrs. Atteridge was born July 14, 1931, in Kansas City, MO to Louis and Irene Smith Guentz. She entered into rest on December 15, 2012, in Arcadia, LA. Mrs. Atteridge was a member of the First Baptist Church in Arcadia. Mrs.

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December 14th

Dorothy Cejka Allison

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Funeral services for Mrs. Dorothy Cejka Allison, age 81 of Ruston, will be held at 10:00 AM Saturday, December 15, 2012 at Owens Memorial Chapel in Ruston. Rev. Frank Folino, O.F.M. will officiate the service. Burial will follow in Forest Lawn Cemetery in Ruston under the direction of Owens Memorial Chapel Funeral Home of Ruston.

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December 12th

Margaret Iwilla Bossier Hamilton

Memorial services for Margaret Iwilla Bossier Hamilton, 96, of Ruston, formerly of Downsville, will be held at 2:30 p.m. Thursday, December 13, 2012 at Temple Baptist Church, Ruston, LA. Officiating will be the Revs. Dale Oden and Bill Easterling. Private interment will be held prior to the service in the Downsville Cemetery, Downsville, LA under the direction of Kilpatrick Funeral Home of Ruston. Mrs. Hamilton was born October 12, 1916 in Goldonna, LA and she died Monday, December 10, 2012 in Ruston, LA. Mrs. Hamilton, a native of Winnfield, was an elementary school teacher.

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December 10th

Kyle David Stinson Richardson

Kyle David Stinson Richardson, 55, of Atlanta, Georgia, died on Tuesday, Dec. 4, 2012, at his home. Mr. Richardson was born in Ruston, LA, on Sept. 16, 1957, to Lacey Stinson and Mary Stinson Richardson. Kyle's father was tragically taken when Kyle was 11 months old, and he was then lovingly reared by his mother Mary and her second husband, Joe Mitchell Richardson.

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December 5th

Jim Gunnels

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Jim Gunnels 81 of Magnolia, Arkansas died at home from heart disease on Friday, November 30, 2012 doing what he loved, caring for the wildlife around his home.

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December 4th

Barbara Prothro Thornhill

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Services to celebrate the life of Barbara Prothro Thornhill will be held at Hill Crest Memorial Chapel on Wednesday, December 5, 2012 at 2:00 p.m. with Brother Billy Pierce officiating.

Interment will follow at Hill Crest Memorial Park. The family will receive friends from 5:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. on Tuesday, December 4, 2012 at the funeral home.

Mrs. Thornhill was born on November 2, 1933 in Campti, Louisiana to the late William and Annie Prothro. She was the wife of Cecil R. Thornhill for 55 years until his passing in 2010.

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December 3rd

Maxine Long

Funeral services for Maxine Long, will be held at Kilpatrick Funeral Home in Ruston at 2:00Pm Tuesday, December 4. Visitation is Monday, December 3, 2012 from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. at the funeral home.

Maxine Long was born on November 17, 1922, to parents Eleftherios (Tom) and Cleopatra Theodos in Birmingham, Alabama. She entered into rest Saturday, December 1, 2012.

Maxine Long is survived by two daughters, Cleopatra Mathis of Post Mills, Vermont and Maria Williamson and husband Rusty of Crosby, Texas; and one son Tab Long and wife Lisa of Homer, Louisiana.

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December 2nd

Ruby Maxine (MEMA) Teal Futrell

Memorial Graveside Services for Mrs. Ruby Maxine (MEMA) Teal Futrell will be held at 2:00 PM on Monday, December 3, 2012, at Lone Star Baptist Church Cemetery in Hineston, Louisiana with Reverend Ray Teal officiating assisted by Mr. Tommy Webb.

Mrs. Futrell was born on March 1, 1928, and departed this earth to be with our Lord on December 1, 2012. Mrs. Futrell spent her childhood years in Hineston, Louisiana and was a graduate of Oak Hill School. She spent her adult years in Alexandria, Louisiana. Later in life she moved to Ruston, Louisiana to be near her daughters.

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Birtrum Mason Price

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Mr. Birtrum Mason Price passed away Thursday, November 29, 2012, in Ruston, Louisiana, at the age of 91. He was born in Calamine, Sharp County, Arkansas, December 9, 1920, to George T. and Junie Mason Price. He graduated from Lafe High School in Lafe, Arkansas.

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Lana Kay Cooksey Harrell

Funeral services for Mrs. Lana Kay Cooksey Harrell (Kay), age 60 of Stonewall will be held at 2:00 PM Sunday, December 2, 2012 at Salem United Methodist Church in Dubach with Rev. Bryan Prucey officiating. Burial will follow in Salem Cemetery in Dubach under the direction of Owens Memorial Chapel Funeral Home of Ruston.

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