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Archive - 2018 - Obituaries

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November 15th

Prentiss Cortez Lee

Funeral services for Prentiss Cortez Lee, age 90 of Ruston, will be held at 2:00 PM, Friday, November 16, 2018 at Owens Memorial Chapel in Ruston with Rev. Paul Watts officiating. Burial will follow in Greenwood Cemetery in Ruston under the direction of Owens Memorial Chapel Funeral Home of Ruston.

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November 14th

Charles Donald Doss

A memorial service for Charles Donald Doss will be held at 1:00 PM on Friday, November 16 in the Burkhalter Chapel of Trinity United Methodist Church in Ruston. A private family committal will be held at Kilpatrick Memorial Gardens prior to the service under direction of Kilpatrick Funeral Home of Ruston. The family will receive friends immediately following services at the church.
Charles was a member of Trinity UMC. He loved his family, fishing, baseball, and enjoyed reading.
Charles was born on May 27, 1951 in Bernice and passed away on November 12, 2018 in Shreveport.

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November 9th

Dave Michael Denton

“Rejoice in the Lord always: and again I say, Rejoice!” Philippians 4:4.

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November 6th

James Micheal Dodds

James Michael Dodds Obituary

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November 5th

Curtis Dugdale

Funeral services for Mr. Curtis Dugdale , age 80 of Choudrant, will be held at 10:00 AM, Tuesday, November 6, 2018 at Alabama Presbyterian Church in Choudrant with Rev. Allison Moody and Rev. Dewayne Monk officiating. Burial will follow in the Sibley Cemetery in Choudrant under the direction of Owens Memorial Chapel Funeral Home of Ruston.

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November 2nd

Christopher Allen Burnham

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A celebration of the life of Christopher Allen Burnham, 38, of Dubach, Louisiana, will be held at 2:00 PM on Sunday, November 4, 2018 at New Prospect Baptist Church in Dubach, Louisiana with Bro. Wayne Whiteside officiating. Following the service, he will be laid to rest in Unionville Cemetery in Dubach, Louisiana. Visitation will be held from 5:00 PM until 7:00 PM on Saturday, November 3, 2018 at Kilpatrick Funeral Home in Ruston, Louisiana.
Chris was born October 28, 1980 and passed away at his home in Dubach, Louisiana after a lengthy illness.

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Betty Ann Davidson

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Funeral services for Mrs. Betty Ann Davidson, age 81 of Dubach, will be held at 2:00 PM, Saturday, November 3, 2018 at Owens Memorial Chapel in Ruston with Bro. Don Stevens officiating. Burial will follow in Kilpatrick’s Memorial Gardens Cemetery in Ruston under the direction of Owens Memorial Chapel Funeral Home of Ruston.

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October 30th

Bonnie Henry Bailey, 94, of Athens, LA

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Bonnie Henry Bailey, 94, of Athens, LA, left her earthly life to be with the Lord on October 14, 2018, after a lengthy illness. Bonnie was born in Choudrant, LA, on August 15, 1924 to Ora Edwards Henry and Carlous Eugene Henry. She graduated from Choudrant High School in 1941 as valedictorian of her class. She earned her BS Degree in Home Economics and Science from Louisiana Polytechnic Institute in 1944. She began her teaching career in Colfax, LA, and then in Athens, LA, where she met a young, good looking, war worn lad at the school cake walk.

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October 29th

The Son of God has called one of his daughters home. Gloria Dean Hopkins Garner

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The Son of God has called one of his daughters home. Gloria Dean Hopkins Garner entered into eternal rest on October 24, 2018. God gave Gloria as a gift to the late Robert Hopkins and Bertha Frazier Hopkins on November 11, 1937. An intelligent and faithful child, Gloria Dean; as she was known to family, joined Springhill Baptist Church at an early age and was an active member of the community. She graduated from Grambling High School and she continued her studies at Grambling College completing her Bachelors of Science in Education in 3 years.

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Yvonne Baker Bennett Funeral services for Yvonne Baker Bennett, age 93

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Yvonne Baker Bennett
Funeral services for Yvonne Baker Bennett, age 93, of Ruston will be 2:00 PM Tuesday, October 30, 2018 at Kilpatrick Funeral Home Chapel in Ruston. Officiating the service will be Rev. James Moore. Interment will follow in Harmony Chapel Cemetery near Hico under the direction of Kilpatrick Funeral Home. Visitation will be prior to the service Tuesday from 12:30 P.M. until service time at Kilpatrick Funeral Home Chapel.

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