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June 9th, 2017

MARY WILKERSON TELLINGHUISEN

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Mary Wilkerson Tellinghuisen, age 97, died in her sleep early May 31, 2017, at Barton House Memory Care, Nashville, TN. From 1954 to 1966, she and her family lived in Ruston, where her husband Alfred was a professor of vocal music at Louisiana Tech. Mary graduated from Tech with a bachelors degree in nutrition in 1957. She worked in insurance for a number of years in Ruston and Kingsville, TX; but above all, she was a master homemaker, cook, tailor, and flower arranger, and a Life Master in bridge.

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TOMMY RAY MORROW

Tommy Ray Morrow of Dubach, LA, a wood processing saw operator, died Wednesday, June 7, 2017. Funeral services will be at 10:00 AM, Saturday, June 10, 2017 at the United Pentecostal Church of Dubach. Visitation is Saturday 9:00 AM until service time at the United Pentecostal Church of Dubach. Burial will be in the Henry Cemetery in Dubach under the direction of Owens Memorial Chapel Funeral Home of Ruston.

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EDNA VIRGINIA LEE FRANKLIN

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A memorial service celebrating the life of Edna Virginia Lee Franklin will be held at 3 P.M., Monday, June 12, 2017, at Temple Baptist Church, Ruston. Rev. Dale Oden, and Rev. Oda W. “Tuck” Roberts will officiate. Interment will follow in the Mineral Springs Cemetery with Rev. Jerry Whitman officiating. Visitation will be from 1-4 P.M., Sunday, June 11, at Temple Baptist Church. Services are under the direction of Kilpatrick Funeral Home of Ruston. Mrs. Franklin left this earth and went to be with her Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ, at her home, on June 6, 2017, at the age of 83 years.

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DAVID ROGER WEEKS

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David Roger Weeks passed away June 7, 2017. He was born on August 18, 1942 in Little Rock, Arkansas to the late Hazel and Roderick Weeks. His father, Rod, was a Baptist minister, pastoring churches in the Little Rock area. In 1957 the family relocated to Star City, Arkansas where he met and married Patricia Ann Davidson, in 1960.

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June 8th

EDNA VIRGINIA LEE FRANKLIN

A memorial service celebrating the life of Edna Virginia Lee Franklin will be held at 3 P.M., Monday, June 12, 2017, at Temple Baptist Church, Ruston. Rev. Dale Oden, and Rev. Oda W. “Tuck” Roberts will officiate. Interment will follow in the Mineral Springs Cemetery with Rev. Jerry Whitman officiating. Visitation will be from 1-4 P.M., Sunday, June 11, at Temple Baptist Church. Services are under the direction of Kilpatrick Funeral Home of Ruston.

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MS. JESSIE MAE ROGERS

Ms. Jessie Mae Rogers, 92 died June 03, 2017. Visitation will be Friday, June 09, at 1:00 pm at King's Funeral Home, Ruston, LA. Services are Saturday, June 10 at 11:00 am at King's Funeral Home, Ruston, LA. Burial will follow at New Hebron Cemetery, Ruston, LA. Arrangements are under the direction of King's FH, Ruston, LA.

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June 7th

EDNA L. FRANKLIN

Edna L. Franklin, 83, of Dubach, LA,
passed away on Tuesday, June 6, 2017.
Arrangements are incomplete under the
direction of Kilpatrick Funeral Home of Ruston.

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FREDRICK KENNETH LOYD

Funeral Services for Fredrick Kenneth Loyd (64) will be held Saturday June 10, 2017 at 2:30 PM at the Lane Chapel Baptist Church in Downsville Louisiana Reverend Gary Williams, Pastor and Reverend Marcus Ellison, Officiating. Interment will Immediately follow at the Lane Chapel Church Cemetery. Visitation will be held Friday June 9, 2017 from 2 Till 6PM at the Memorial Funeral Home Chapel in Farmerville. Services Entrusted to Memorial Funeral Home, Farmerville Louisiana.

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June 6th

KENNETH NUTT

Funeral services will be held for Kenneth Nutt, at 10:00 a.m., on Saturday, June 10, 2017 at First Baptist Church of Arcadia. Bro. Jeff Hoffman, Bro. Steve Nutt and Bro. James Scriber will officiate. Interment will follow at Hebron Cemetery. Visitation will be held Friday from 5:00 until 8:00 p.m. at First Baptist Church of Arcadia. Kenneth Nutt was born on December 14, 1929 and passed away on June 4, 2017 at the age of 87. He was preceded in death by his wife of 39 years, Joyce, and his parents J.D. and Otha Nutt.

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June 5th

SHERRY J. HAYNES

Sherry J. Haynes, 66, of Ruston, LA passed away June 4, 2017.
Arrangements are incomplete under the direction of
Kilpatrick Funeral Home in Ruston.

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