Notice of Death – October 27, 2022

Alex V. Thomas
October 11, 1930 — October 21, 2022
Visitation: Monday, Oct. 31, 2022, 5:00-7:00 p.m. at Forest Park Funeral Home, 1201 Louisiana Avenue, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Tuesday, Nov. 1, 2022, 2:00 p.m. at Forest Park Funeral Home, 1201 Louisiana Avenue, Shreveport.

Ronald G. Stroope
May 23, 1950 — October 27, 2022
Visitation: Sunday, Oct. 30, 2022, 1:00-2:00 p.m.  at Centuries Memorial Funeral Home & Park, 8801 Mansfield Road, Shreveport.

Betty Hunter
January 14, 1953 — October 23, 2022
Visitation: Friday, Oct. 28, 2022, 11:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. at Bright Star MB. C., 2415 Hearne Avenue, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Saturday, Oct. 29, 2022, 2:00 p.m. at Bright Star B.C., 2415 Hearne Avenue, Shreveport.
Interment: Saturday, Oct. 29, 2022, following service at Carver Cemetery, Kennie Road, Shreveport.

Edith Nell Lawrence
March 15, 1972 — October 24, 2022
Celebration of Life: Saturday, Oct. 29, 2022, 3:00 p.m. at Aulds Funeral Home Chapel, 7849 East Kings Highway, Shreveport.

James Michael Millican
September 11, 1972 — October 23, 2022
Visitation: Friday, Oct. 28, 2022, 5:00-7:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2500 Southside Drive, Shreveport.
Memorial Service: Saturday, Oct. 29, 2022, 2:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2500 Southside Drive, Shreveport.

Mary Frances Butler Johnston Alfred
July 29, 1972 — October 20, 2022
Visitation: Saturday, Nov. 5, 2022, 2:00-5:00 p.m. at Spring Lake Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitation, 8622 Line Avenue, Shreveport.

Gregory Lee Wright
January 13, 1972 — October 16, 2022
Viewing: Friday, Oct. 28, 2022, 1:00-8:00 p.m. at Precious Memories Mortuary Chapel, 4017 Greenwood Road, Shreveport.
Celebration of Life: Saturday, Oct. 29, 2022, 11:00 a.m. at Washington Temple CME Church, 3715 Crosby Street, Shreveport.

Gladys Marie (Jefferson) Wand
June 12, 1950 — October 20, 2022
Viewing: Friday, Oct. 28, 2022, 1:00-8:00 p.m. at Precious Memories Mortuary Chapel, 4017 Greenwood Road, Shreveport.
Celebration of Life: Saturday, Oct. 29, 2022, 10:00 a.m. at Zion Rest Baptist Church, 4236 Henry Street, Shreveport.

Patsy (Robinson) Washington
May 24, 1962 — October 17, 2022
Celebration of Life: Saturday, Oct. 29, 2022, 11:00 a.m. at Union Springs Baptist Church, 702 W. 71st Street, Shreveport.

Shelia Venise Green
June 1, 1970 — October 16, 2022
Viewing: Friday, Oct. 28, 2022, 1:00-8:00 p.m. at Precious Memories Mortuary Chapel, 4017 Greenwood Road, Shreveport.
Celebration of Life: Saturday, Oct. 29, 2022, 2:00 p.m. at Precious Memories Mortuary Chapel, 4017 Greenwood Road, Shreveport.

Jessie Aosis Riley
April 18, 1957 — October 23, 2022
Viewing: Friday, Oct. 28, 2022, 1:00-5:00 p.m. at Winnfield Funeral Home, 3701 Hollywood Avenue, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Saturday, Oct. 29, 2022, 10:00 a.m. at Winnfield Funeral Home, 3701 Hollywood Avenue, Shreveport.
Interment: Saturday, Oct. 29, 2022, following service at Union Mission Baptist Church No. 1, 6029 Buncombe Road, Shreveport.

Alvin K. Elie
November 15, 1957 — October 23, 2022
Viewing: Friday, Oct. 28, 2022, 1:00-5:00 p.m. at Winnfield Funeral Home, 3701 Hollywood Avenue, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Saturday, Oct. 29, 2022, 10:00 a.m. at Winnfield Funeral Home, 3701 Hollywood Avenue, Shreveport.
Interment: Saturday, Oct. 29, 2022, following service at Carver Memorial Park Cemetery, 498 Kennie Roa, Shreveport.

Elizabeth Ann Moore
March 17, 1969 — October 22, 2022
Visitation: Saturday, Oct. 29, 2022, 11:30 a.m.-1:00 p.m. at Broadmoor Baptist Church, 4110 Youree Drive, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Saturday, Oct. 29, 2022, 1:00 p.m. at Broadmoor Baptist Church, 4110 Youree Drive, Shreveport.

Margaret D. Firestone
October 2, 1931 — October 24, 2022
Cemetery Committal Service: Friday, Oct. 28, 2022, 2:00 p.m. at Forest Park Cemetery, 3700 St. Vincent Avenue, Shreveport.

Sade Deaquanita Johnson
October 9, 1988 — October 25, 2022
Family Hour: Friday, Nov. 11, 2022, 6:00-7:00 p.m. at Greater Hope Baptist Church, 4355 Greenwood Road, Shreveport.
Celebration of Life: Saturday, Nov. 12, 2022, 11:00 a.m. at Greater Hope Baptist Church, 4355 Greenwood Road, Shreveport.

Curtis ‘Curt’ Nelson
September 1, 1950 — October 24, 2022
Visitation: Saturday, Nov. 5, 2022, 10:00-11:00 a.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 405 E. 5th Street, Homer.
Memorial Service: Saturday, Nov. 5, 2022, 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 405 E. 5th Street, Homer.

Jewell Pauline Young
December 9, 1929 — October 25, 2022
Graveside Service: Saturday, Oct. 29, 2022, 11:00 a.m. at Forest Park West Cemetery, 4400 Meriwether Road, Shreveport.

Shelby Davis
September 8, 1954 — October 21, 2022
Visitation: Friday, Oct. 28, 2022, 1:00-2:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2201 Airline Drive, Bossier.
Funeral Service: Friday, Oct. 28, 2022, 2:00-3:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2201 Airline Drive, Bossier.
Interment: Friday, Oct. 28, 2022, following service at Rose-Neath Cemetery, 5185 Swan Lake Road, Bossier.

Pearl Ellen Perkins
September 4, 1936 — October 23, 2022
Visitation: Friday, Oct. 28, 2022, 10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2500 Southside Drive, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Friday, Oct. 28, 2022, 12:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2500 Southside Drive, Shreveport.
Interment: Friday, Oct. 28, 2022, following service at Centuries Memorial Funeral Home & Park, 8801 Mansfield Road, Shreveport.

Lola Lorine Dubois McCart
July 23, 1936 — October 16, 2022
Mass: Friday, Oct. 28, 2022, 9:30-10:30 a.m. at St. Jude Catholic Church, 4700 Palmetto Road, Benton.
Burial: Friday, Oct. 28, 2022, following service at Thomas Wren Cemetery, Martin.

John L. Clary
April 1, 1934 — October 22, 2022
Visitation: Friday, Nov. 4, 2022, 10:00-11:00 a.m. at Noel Memorial United Methodist Church, 520 Herndon Street, Shreveport.
Memorial Service: Friday, Nov. 4, 2022, 11:00 a.m. at Noel Memorial United Methodist Church, 520 Herndon Street, Shreveport.

Nathaniel Rickey Fields
April 12, 1961 — September 15, 2022
Memorial Service: Saturday, Oct. 29, 2022, 9:00 a.m. at Shreveport Funeral Home & Cremation Tribute Center, 5307 Alex Lane, Shreveport.

Stephen R. Risner
June 6, 1954 — October 21, 2022
Visitation: Saturday, Oct. 29, 2022, 12:00-2:00 p.m. at First Baptist Church, 406 West Main Street, Homer.
Funeral Service: Saturday, Oct. 29, 2022, 2:00-3:00 p.m. at First Baptist Church, 406 West Main Street, Homer.

Francis Monroe Thornton, Jr.
August 29, 1930 — October 23, 2022
Visitation: Friday, Oct. 28, 2022, 5:00-7:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2500 Southside Drive, Shreveport.
Visitation: Saturday, Oct. 29, 2022, 9:00-11:00 a.m. at St Anns Catholic Church, 2260 US-171, Stonewall.
Mass: Saturday, Oct. 29, 2022, 11:00 a.m. at St Anns Catholic Church, 2260 US-171, Stonewall.

Donald Lane Horton
August 27, 1934 — October 20, 2022
Viewing: Friday, Oct. 28, 2022, 1:00-5:00 p.m. at Winnfield Funeral Home, 3701 Hollywood Avenue, Shreveport.
Family Hour: Friday, Oct. 28, 2022, 5:00-7:00 p.m. at Winnfield Funeral Home, 3701 Hollywood Avenue, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Saturday, Oct. 29, 2022, 11:00 a.m. at Winnfield Funeral Home, 3701 Hollywood Avenue, Shreveport.
Interment: Saturday, Oct. 29, 2022, following service at Lincoln Memorial Park Cemetery, 6915 W. 70th Street, Shreveport.

Prentice Cameron
January 9, 1991 — October 7, 2022
Memorial Service: Friday, Oct. 28, 2022, 5:00 p.m. at Stoner Hill Baptist Church, 1201 Cornwell Street, Shreveport.

China White
October 25, 1932 — October 7, 2022
Visitation: Friday, Oct. 28, 2022, 11:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m. at Heavenly Gates, 1339 Jewell Street, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Saturday, October 29, 2022, 11:00 a.m. at New Bethel MBC, 3300 Greenwood Road, Shreveport.
Interment: Saturday, October 29, 2022, following service at Carver Cemetery, Kennie Road, Shreveport.

Betty Oliver
July 9, 1937 — October 19, 2022
Visitation: Friday, Oct. 28, 2022, 6:00-7:00 p.m. at Heavenly Gates, 1339 Jewell Street, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Saturday, October 29, 2022, 11:00 a.m. at Morning Star Baptist Church, 5340 Jewella Avenue, Shreveport.
Interment: Saturday, October 29, 2022, following service at Hendrix Cemetery, Heavenly Gates, Sarepta.

Lil Ms. Saige Simmons
October 26, 2018 — October 20, 2022
Graveside Service: Saturday, October 29, 2022, 11:00 a.m. at Lincoln Cemetery, 6917 W. 70th Street, Shreveport.

Deacon Lenon Ensley
March 29, 1932 — October 21, 2022
Visitation: Friday, Oct. 28, 2022, 11:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m. at Heavenly Gates, 1339 Jewell Street, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Saturday, October 29, 2022, 11:00 a.m. at East Point Mt Zion B.C., East Point, Coushatta.
Interment: Saturday, October 29, 2022, following service at New Prospective Cemetery, Zion Chapel B.C., Heavenly Gates, Coushatta.

LeQueisha Lewis
October 28, 1956 — October 14, 2022
Visitation: Friday, Oct. 28, 2022, 11:00 a.m.-7:00 p.m. at Heavenly Gates, 1339 Jewell Street, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Saturday, October 29, 2022, 1:00 p.m. at Heavenly Gates, 1339 Jewell Street, Shreveport.
Interment: Saturday, October 29, 2022, following service at Lincoln Cemetery, 6917 W. 70th Street, Shreveport.

Murray Lee Sneed
February 24, 1956 — October 15, 2022
Visitation: Friday, Oct. 28, 2022, 11:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m. at Heavenly Gates, 1339 Jewell Street, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Saturday, October 29, 2022, 1:00 p.m. at Hillcrest Cemetery, Antioch.
Interment: Saturday, October 29, 2022, following service at Hillcrest Cemetery, Antioch.

Alfred Fields
November 5, 1946 — October 22, 2022
Visitation: Friday, Oct. 28, 2022, 11:00 a.m.-7:00 p.m. at Heavenly Gates, 1339 Jewell Street, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Saturday, October 29, 2022, 1:00 p.m. at Liberty CME, Keithville.
Interment: Saturday, October 29, 2022, following service at Liberty Cemetery, Keithville.

Patricia Timmons
April 4, 1952 — October 20, 2022
Memorial Service: Saturday, Oct. 29, 2022, 3:00 p.m. at Heavenly Gates, 1339 Jewell Street, Shreveport.

Ida Belle Hayden
February 23, 1923 — October 17, 2022
Visitation: Saturday, Oct. 29, 2022, 10:00-11:00 a.m. at Osborn Funeral Home, 3631 Southern Avenue, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Saturday, Oct. 29, 2022, following visitation at Osborn Funeral Home, 3631 Southern Avenue, Shreveport.

Eddie Davenport, III
August 30, 1939 — October 20, 2022
Family Hour: Friday, Oct. 28, 2022, 5:00-7:00 p.m. at Shreveport Funeral Home & Cremation Tribute Center, 5307 Alex Lane, Shreveport.

Daniel Carter
June 23, 1977 — October 23, 2022
Celebration of Life: Saturday, Oct. 29, 2022, 3:00 p.m. at Shreveport Funeral Home & Cremation Tribute Center, 5307 Alex Lane, Shreveport.

Stephen R. Risner
June 6, 1954 — October 21, 2022
Visitation: Saturday, Oct. 29, 2022, 12:00-2:00 p.m. at First Baptist Church, 406 West Main Street, Homer.
Funeral Service: Saturday, Oct. 29, 2022, 2:00-3:00 p.m. at First Baptist Church, 406 West Main Street, Homer.

Jeffery Lee White, Jr.
March 23, 1998 — October 16, 2022
Visitation: Friday, Oct. 28, 2022, 1:00-5:00 p.m. at Winnfield Funeral Home, 3701 Hollywood Avenue, Shreveport.
Graveside Service: Saturday, Oct. 29, 2022, 11:30 a.m. at Vivian Cemetery, W. Tennessee Avenue, Vivian.

Johnnie Smith
January 31, 1945 — October 13, 2022
Visitation: Saturday, Dec. 17, 2022, 11:00 a.m. at Osborn Funeral Home, 3631 Southern Avenue, Shreveport.
Memorial Service: Saturday, Dec. 17, 2022, following service at Osborn Funeral Home, 3631 Southern Avenue, Shreveport.

James ‘Jimbo’ Patrick Bodenheimer, Jr.
November 19, 1968 — October 8, 2022
Memorial Service: Saturday, Dec. 3, 2022, 11:00 a.m. at Kings Highway Christian Church, 806 Kings Hwy, Shreveport.

Rebecca Dawn Nichols
June 8, 1984 — October 2, 2022
Visitation: Friday, Oct. 28, 2022, 5:00-7:00 p.m. at Osborn Funeral Home, 3631 Southern Avenue, Shreveport.
Rosary and Vigil: Friday, Oct. 28, 2022, 7:00 p.m. at Osborn Funeral Home, 3631 Southern Avenue, Shreveport.
Mass of Christian Burial: Saturday, Oct. 29, 2022, 10:00 a.m. at The Cathedral of St. John Berchmans, 947 Jordan Street, Shreveport.

Earle Gene Labor
March 3, 1928 — September 15, 2022
Memorial Service: Saturday, Nov. 12, 2022, 11:00 a.m. at Brown Memorial Chapel of Centenary College, 2911 Centenary Blvd., Shreveport.

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