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Joseph "Everett" Flowers

Joseph “Everett” Flowers, 69, died Saturday, June 16, 2018, surrounded by family at his home in Quitman, AR after a lengthy illness. Everett is survived by his wife of 39 years, Barbara Sue (Milligan) Flowers; his four children: Dena McDaniel, Jason Flowers, Robert Flowers, and Sarah Goodwin; three brothers: Marvin Flowers, Ray Flowers, and Allen Flowers; one sister, Deborah Jones; and seven beloved grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his mother, Helen (Barmore) Flowers; his father, Larance E. Flowers; his brother, Larry D.

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Hazel Greenwood Douglas

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Hazel Greenwood Douglas passed away on June 8, 2018, at 99 years old. Hazel was born on June 4, 1919. She was an educator for 50+ years and has educated thousands of students from day care to college. As a proud alumnus of the Louisiana Negro Normal and Industrial Institute, (Now Grambling State University), she served in multiple organizations within the Grambling community.

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Dr. Wendell Dawson Garrett, Jr.

Dr. Wendell Dawson Garrett, Jr.

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Stephanie Anne Wynne

With broken hearts, the family of Stephanie Anne Wynne announce that on Thursday, June 7 Stephanie passed away following a lengthy illness. Stephanie leaves to mourn her husband Robert (Bob) Wynne, beloved daughter Mary Elizabeth, mother Mary Bruss, sister Carolyn Bruss, and brother Stephen Bruss (Elizabeth), and extended family and friends in Canada and the United States. She was predeceased by her brother Donald and father Paul Bruss. The family extends heartfelt gratitude for the outstanding professionalism and compassion of the staff at MD Anderson Cancer Center in Houston, Texas.

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Marguerite Guice

Funeral services for Mrs. Marguerite Guice, age 89, are scheduled for 2 PM Wednesday, June 13, 2018 at Bonita Road Baptist Church with Rev. Casey Johnson and Rev. Andy Myrick officiating. Interment will follow in Mulhearn Memorial Park Cemetery, Monroe, LA.

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Gloria Trude

Gloria Diana Ross Trude, 75, of Ruston, passed away on Tuesday, June 5, 2018 in Ruston. Visitation will be held on Friday, June 8, from 5-7 PM at Kilpatrick Funeral Home in Ruston, LA.
Gloria was a homemaker. Gloria was preceded in death by her parents, Austin and Neva Ross, and a sister, Jeanette Ross Leamons. Left to cherish her memory are her husband, James Frank Trude, of Ruston, and her son, Frank Ross Trude, of Havana, Arkansas.
Memorials may be made to the Methodist Children's Home, 901 S. Vienna Street, Ruston, LA 71270.

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James Kilgore

A celebration of the life of James Henry Kilgore will be held at Calvary Baptist Church in Vienna, LA at 2 p.m. on Wednesday, June 6. Visitation will be at the church beginning at 1 p.m. Interment will follow the service at Vienna Cemetery under the direction of Kilpatrick Funeral Home. Rev. Bill Reid and Rev. Joe Aulds will officiate the service.

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Mike Hilton

On Friday, June 1, 2018, Mike Hilton, husband, father, brother, grandfather and former dedicated parish Marshal, passed away at the age of 72 years.

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Helen Irene Lockhart

Mrs. Helen Irene Lockhart, age 89 of Monroe, was called home Tuesday, May 29, 2018 following a long period of declining health. She was born December 8, 1928 in Wilmont, Arkansas to the union of Joseph Thomas Miles, Sr and Hattie Mae (Broughton) Miles. She was a retired sales clerk and a loving mother, grandmother, sister and a friend to all.

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Henry Voorhees Stout,

Henry Voorhees Stout, age 72, of Manasquan, NJ, formerly of Ruston and Lafayette, Louisiana,
died May 23, 2018.
Henry was a graduate of Manasquan High School and Texas A & M University where he earned a Bachelor Degree of Architecture and a Master Degree of Architecture in Urban Design. Although he was a licensed architect in the State of Louisiana, his greatest enjoyment came from teaching. He taught Architecture for thirty-four years, first at the University of
Southwestern Louisiana (now the University of Louisiana at Lafayette), and then at Louisiana

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