Notice of Death – January 22, 2023

Mary Jo Vail Smelley
February 2, 1939 — January 20, 2023
Visitation: Monday, Jan. 23, 2023, 1:00-2:00 p.m. at Centuries Memorial Funeral Home, 8801 Mansfield Road, Shreveport.
Celebration of Life: Monday, Jan. 23, 2023, 2:00 p.m. at Centuries Memorial Funeral Home, 8801 Mansfield Road, Shreveport.

Barry Warren Donaghey
March 27, 1953 — January 18, 2023
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 27, 2023, 5:00-8:00 p.m. at Forest Park Funeral Home, 1201 Louisiana Avenue, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Saturday, Jan. 28, 2023, 10:00 a.m. at Forest Park Funeral Home, 1201 Louisiana Avenue, Shreveport.

Leroy N. Douglas
September 7, 1937 — January 15, 2023
Funeral Service: Saturday, Jan. 28, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at Winnfield Funeral Home, 3701 Hollywood Avenue, Shreveport.
Interment: Monday, Jan. 30, 2023, following service at Northwest Louisiana Veterans Cemetery, 7970 Mike Clark Road, Keithville.

James Levon Ware
January 18, 1964 — January 17, 2023
Viewing: Thursday, Jan. 26, 2023, 1:00-5:00 p.m. at Winnfield Funeral Home, 3701 Hollywood Avenue, Shreveport.
Graveside Service: Friday, Jan. 27, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at Lincoln Memorial Park Cemetery, 6915 W. 70th Street, Shreveport.

Lonnie Charles Davis
July 14, 1964 — January 19, 2023
Graveside Service: Friday, Jan. 27, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at Lincoln Memorial Park, 6915 W. 70th Street, Shreveport.
Viewing: Friday, Jan. 27, 2023, 1:00-4:45 p.m. at Shreveport Funeral Home & Cremation Tribute Center, 5307 Alex Lane, Shreveport.

Elizabeth Anderson
May 12, 1939 — January 20, 2023
Graveside Service: Thursday, Jan. 26, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at Forest Park Cemetery.

James Ray Coghlan
May 4, 1953 — January 14, 2023
Visitation: Saturday, Feb. 4, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, 4736 Lyba Street, Shreveport.
Funeral Mass: Saturday, Feb. 4, 2023, 12:00 p.m. at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, 4736 Lyba Street, Shreveport.

Linda Catherine Rachal Mitchell
March 8, 1952 — January 19, 2023
Visitation: Sunday, Jan. 29, 2023, 1:00-2:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 1815 Marshall Street, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Sunday, Jan. 29, 2023, 2:00-3:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 1815 Marshall Street, Shreveport.
Interment: Sunday, Jan. 29, 2023, following service at Rose-Neath Cemetery, 5185 Swan Lake Road, Bossier City.

Donald Dean Stillwell
January 13, 1948 — January 19, 2023
Memorial Service: Saturday, Jan. 28, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. at Cornerstone Ministries Cowboy Church, 494 Bethel Road, Logansport.

Charles ‘Charlie’ Augustus Lee Fields
June 21, 1933 — January 14, 2023
Visitation: Thursday, Jan. 26, 2023, 6:30-7:30 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2201 Airline Drive, Bossier City.
Graveside Service: Friday, Jan. 27, 2023, 2:00-3:00 p.m. at Northwest Louisiana Veterans Cemetery, 7970 Mike Clark Road, Keithville.

Mary Vance Smith
April 10, 1950 — January 20, 2023
Visitation: Thursday, Jan. 26, 2023, 10:00-11:00 a.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 1815 Marshall Street, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Thursday, Jan. 26, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 1815 Marshall Street, Shreveport.

Deanna Lee Chambers
February 27, 1940 — January 17, 2023
Visitation: Monday, Jan. 23, 2023, 9:00-10:00 a.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 1815 Marshall Street, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Monday, Jan. 23, 2023, 10:00-11:00 a.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 1815 Marshall Street, Shreveport.

Jerry T. Baxter
April 5, 1943 — January 16, 2023
Funeral Service: Monday, Jan. 23, 2023, 10:00-11:00 a.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2500 Southside Drive, Shreveport.
Interment: Monday, Jan. 23, 2023, 12:30-1:30 p.m. at Marthaville Cemetery, 10958-10970 LA-120, Marthaville.

Reba Nell Silvis
February 27, 1930 — January 18, 2023
Memorial Service: Saturday, Feb. 4, 2023, 2:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 1815 Marshall Street, Shreveport.
Visitation: Saturday, Feb. 4, 2023, following service at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 1815 Marshall Street, Shreveport.

Glenda Lee McCraw
March 13, 1947 — January 17, 2023
Visitation: Wednesday, Jan. 25, 2023, 5:00-7:00 p.m. at Aulds Funeral Home Chapel, 7849 East Kings Highway, Shreveport.

Tiffany Williams
April 21, 1953 — January 11, 2023
Memorial Service: Tuesday, Jan. 24, 2023, 6:00 p.m. at Heavenly Gates, 1339 Jewell Street, Shreveport.

Gerald Jamar Abbott, Jr.
March 3, 2004 — January 15, 2023
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 27, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m. at New Bethel MBC, Carver Cemetery.
Funeral Service: Saturday, Jan. 28, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at New Bethel MBC, Carver Cemetery.
Interment: Saturday, Jan. 28, 2023, following service at Lincoln Cemetery, Galilee.

Jerelyn Saur
June 20, 1931 — December 21, 2022
Memorial Service: Saturday, Jan. 28, 2023, 2:00 p.m. at First United Methodist Church, 500 Common Street, Shreveport.

Carl Ray Nicholas
May 20, 1938 — January 14, 2023
Celebration of Life: Saturday, Jan. 28, 2023, 2:00 p.m. at Faith Farms, 1145 Hwy 527, Elm Grove.

Mary Sue Rogers
November 25, 1940 — January 16, 2023
Memorial Service: Wednesday, Jan. 25, 2023, 2:00 p.m. at Aulds Funeral Home Chapel, 7849 East Kings Highway, Shreveport.

Shelia Heard
December 15, 1964 — January 16, 2023
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 27, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. at Abundance of Life Church.
Funeral Service: Saturday, Jan. 28, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at Abundance of Life Church.
Wake: Saturday, Jan. 28, 2023, 6:00 p.m. at Abundance of Life Church.
Interment: Saturday, Jan. 28, 2023, following service at Lincoln Memorial Cemetery, 6915 W 70th Street, Shreveport.

Mellicent Smitherman Pittman
October 23, 1930 — January 15, 2023
Celebration of Life: Saturday, Feb. 25, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at Frost Chapel of First Baptist Church, 543 Ockley Drive, Shreveport.
Visitation: Saturday, Feb. 25, 2023, following service at Church Parlor of First Baptist Church, 543 Ockley Drive, Shreveport.

Brenda Joyce Davenport
August 8, 1969 — January 14, 2023
Celebration of Life: Saturday, Jan. 28, 2023, 2:00 p.m. at Shreveport Funeral Home & Cremation Tribute Center, 5307 Alex Lane, Shreveport.

Lawrence Hallman, Jr.
March 16, 1947 — January 10, 2023
Interment: Monday, Jan. 23, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at Northwest Louisiana Veterans Cemetery, 7970 Mike Clark Road, Keithville.

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