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October 12th, 2016

Gussie Rebecca Calhoun

Gussie Rebecca Calhoun (85) died on October 2, 2016, at her home in Loachapoka, Alabama. She was born on June 15, 1931, in Monroe, Louisiana, to Ida Harris Calhoun and John Davis Calhoun, Sr. After her graduation from Louisiana Polytechnic Institute (now Louisiana Tech University), she joined the Women's Marine Corps. After boot camp at Parris Island, she quickly rose in the ranks to Captain Calhoun.

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Esthely Josephine Smith

Esthely Josephine Smith, age 79, of Ruston, LA
passed away Wednesday, October 12, 2016.
Arrangements are incomplete under the
direction of Kilpatrick Funeral Home of Ruston.

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October 11th

James Fields

Funeral Service for James Fields (63) will be held Saturday October 15, 2016 at 11AM at the MT Union Baptist Church in Marion Louisiana Reverend Willie D. Simmons, Pastor. Interment will Immediately follow at the MT Union Church Cemetery. Visitation will be held Friday October 14, 2016 from 2 TILL 6PM at the Memorial Funeral Home Chapel in Farmerville. Services Entrusted to Memorial Funeral Home, Farmerville Louisiana.

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Myrtis Ruth Sisemore Peel

Graveside services for Myrtis Ruth Sisemore Peel,
age 78, of Quitman will be held
Wednesday, October 12, 2016 at 2:00 PM
at Ansley Cemetery in Clay, LA under the
direction of Kilpatrick Funeral Home of Ruston.
Rev. Johnny Hawkins will officiate.

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October 6th

Brad Terry

Funeral services for Brad Terry, age 52, of Dubach, LA will be held Friday, October 7, 2016 at 2:00 PM at Salem United Methodist Church. Rev. Danny Baskin will officiate. Interment will be at Salem Cemetery under the direction of Kilpatrick Funeral Home of Ruston, LA.

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James Tarbutton

Graveside services for James Charles Tarbutton, age 77, of Ruston, LA will be held Saturday, October 8, 2016 at 2 PM at Greenwood Cemetery in Ruston, LA under the direction of Kilpatrick Funeral Home of Ruston.
James Charles “Bud” Tarbutton was born July 31, 1939 in Ruston. He was the son of James Samuel Tarbutton and Thelma Digby Tarbutton.

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October 5th

Robert Mark Caruthers

Robert Mack Caruthers of Brentwood, TN, died on October 3, 2016. Services will be held at eleven o’clock, Thursday, October 6, at Brentwood United Methodist Church, with visitation at the church one hour prior.
Robert is survived by his wife, Valleau; daughters, Carol (Randy) Tyler, Aimee Smith; son, Shelton (Robin) Caruthers, and their families; one brother John D. (Jane) Caruthers and their families.
Visit the online obituary: www.brentwood-roesch-pattonfh.com
Brentwood-Roesch-Patton Funeral Home
Brentwood, TN 37027

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Robert Joseph "Bob" Hartnett

Robert Joseph “Bob” Hartnett, 93, of Davidson, NC, died peacefully on Thursday, September 29, 2016 at The Pines at Davidson.
Mr. Hartnett was born on St. Patrick's Day, 1923, the 8th child of the late Richard Joseph Hartnett and Frances Sonner Hartnett in Honesdale, PA. He was preceded in death by his wife, Patricia and son, Robert.

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October 3rd

Mary Patricia Atkins

Mrs. Mary Patricia Atkins, age 79 of Ruston and formerly of Vernon, died Saturday, October 1, 2016 following a lengthy illness. Mrs. Atkins was a retired secretary with Louisiana Tech University.
Friends may visit with the family Monday, October 3, 2016 from 5:00PM until 8:00PM at Southern Funeral Home in Jonesboro. Graveside services will be held 10:00AM Tuesday at Prospect Cemetery near Vernon with Reverend Tim Thomas officiating.

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James Mize

JAMES W. MIZE
Coach and U.S Air Force (Ret.)
James Wilson Mize passed away in Baton Rouge, Louisiana on September 24, 2016, just ten weeks short of his 100th birthday. A memorial service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday, October 5, 2016, at Trinity United Methodist Church in Ruston, Louisiana. The services will be conducted by Rev. Juliet Spencer and assisted by Rev. Leslie Stephens. A reception will follow the Memorial service at the church. Prior to the services, a private interment will be held at Pines Memorial Gardens in Ruston.

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