Notice of Death – January 25, 2023

Ivory Robert Charles Thomas
June 12, 1951 — January 19, 2023
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 27, 2023, 1:00-8:00 p.m. at Good Samaritan Funeral Home, 2200 Laurel Street, Shreveport.
Graveside Service: Saturday, Jan. 28, 2023, 1:00 p.m. at Carver Cemetery, 498 Kennie Road, Shreveport.

Ophilia Thomas Crawford
October 3, 1944 — January 14, 2023
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 27, 2023, 1:00-8:00 p.m. at Good Samaritan Funeral Home, 2200 Laurel Street, Shreveport.
Graveside Service: Saturday, Jan. 28, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at St. Paul Cemetery, La Hwy 527, Doyline.

Lessie B. Chism
September 25, 1943 — January 17, 2023
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 27, 2023, 1:00-8:00 p.m. at Good Samaritan Funeral Home, 2200 Laurel Street, Shreveport.
Graveside Service: Saturday, Jan. 28, 2023, 12:00 p.m. at Round Grove Cemetery, 2869 Round Grove Lane, Shreveport.

Cassondra Ann Shanks
June 25, 1953 — January 21, 2023
Memorial Service: Monday, Jan. 30, 2023, 10:00 a.m. at Aulds Funeral Home, 7849 East Kings Highway, Shreveport.
Burial of Cremains: Monday, Jan. 30, 2023, 11:45 a.m. at Hillcrest Cemetery, 601 Hwy 80, Haughton.

Russell Allen Hays
January 28, 1966 — January 23, 2023
Graveside Service: Friday, Feb. 3, 2023, 10:00 a.m. at Forest Park West Cemetery, 4000 Meriwether Road, Shreveport.

Amanda Nicole Sutton
August 13, 1986 — January 20, 2023
Viewing: Friday, Jan. 27, 2023, 1:00-8:00 p.m. at Precious Memories Mortuary Chapel, 4017 Greenwood Road, Shreveport.
Graveside Service: Saturday, Jan. 28, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at Lincoln Memorial Park Cemetery, 6915 W. 70th Street, Shreveport.

James Willie Franklin
July 13, 1954 — January 20, 2023
Graveside Service: Saturday, Jan. 28, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at Lincoln Memorial Park Cemetery, 6915 W. 70th Street, Shreveport.

Nettie Beatrice (Brown) Franklin
April 28, 1949 — January 21, 2023
Viewing: Friday, Feb. 3, 2023, 1:00-8:00 p.m. at Precious Memories Mortuary Chapel, 4017 Greenwood Road, Shreveport.
Celebration of Life: Saturday, Feb. 4, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at Precious Memories Mortuary Chapel, 4017 Greenwood Road, Shreveport.

Zarious Ge’Borris Evans
July 13, 2009 — January 15, 2023
Graveside Service: Saturday, Feb. 4, 2023, 12:00 p.m. at Forest Park East Cemetery, 3700 St. Vincent Avenue, Shreveport.

Johnny Palmer, Sr.
November 20, 1947 — January 20, 2023
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 27, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m. at Heavenly Gates, 1339 Jewell Street, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Saturday, Jan. 28, 2023, Time TBD at Summerhill Baptist Church, Louisiana Hwy 6, Evelyn.
Interment: Saturday, Jan. 28, 2023, following service at Summerhill Baptist Church, Louisiana Hwy 6, Evelyn.

Tina Sloan
October 26, 1970 — January 18, 2023
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 27, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m. at Heavenly Gates, 1339 Jewell Street, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Saturday, Jan. 28, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at Mt. Bethel MBC #1, 12535 Mansfield Road, Keithville.
Interment: Saturday, Jan. 28, 2023, following service at Forest Park West Cemetery.

Joyce Roberson
February 15, 1956 — January 20, 2023
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 27, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m. at Heavenly Gates, 1339 Jewell Street, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Saturday, Jan. 28, 2023, 12:00 p.m. at Walnut Hill St Mary, 9235 Woolworth Road, Shreveport.
Interment: Saturday, Jan. 28, 2023, following service at Lincoln Memorial Cemetery, 6915 W. 70th Street, Shreveport.

Alphonso Vasquez Washington, Jr.
August 21, 2009 — January 20, 2023
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 27, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. at Heavenly Gates, 1339 Jewell Street, Shreveport.
Wake: Friday, Jan. 27, 2023, 12:00 p.m. at Fellowship Baptist Church, 410 North Circle, Bossier City.
Funeral Service: Saturday, Jan. 28, 2023, 12:00 p.m. at Fellowship Baptist Church, 410 North Circle, Bossier City.
Interment: Saturday, Jan. 28, 2023, following service at Fellowship Cemetery, Haughton.

Johnny Jackson
April 9, 1978 — January 20, 2023
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 27, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m. at Heavenly Gates, 1339 Jewell Street, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Saturday, Jan. 28, 2023, 1:00 p.m. at Heavenly Gates, 1339 Jewell Street, Shreveport.
Interment: Saturday, Jan. 28, 2023, following service at Round Grove Cemetery, 2869 Round Grove Lane, Shreveport.

John Jenkins
July 28, 1966 — January 21, 2023
Visitation: Saturday, Jan. 28, 2023, 12:00-5:00 p.m. at Heavenly Gates, 1339 Jewell Street, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Sunday, Jan. 29, 2023, 2:00 p.m. at New Bethlehem B.C., Gloster.
Interment: Sunday, Jan. 29, 2023, following service at Good Hope Baptist Church & Cemetery, 498 Hwy 172, Keatchie.

Ivory Hunter
November 20, 1949 — January 20, 2023
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 27, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m. at Heavenly Gates, 1339 Jewell Street, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Saturday, Jan. 28, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at New Zion MBC, 702 Melrose Street, Shreveport.
Graveside Service: Monday, Jan. 30, 2023, 12:00 p.m. at Northwest Louisiana Veterans Cemetery, 7970 Mike Clark Road, Keithville.

Marie Nichols Kelley
December 7, 1946 — January 23, 2023
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 27, 2023, 10:00-11:00 a.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2500 Southside Drive, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Friday, Jan. 27, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2500 Southside Drive, Shreveport.
Interment: Friday, Jan. 27, 2023, 12:30-1:30 p.m. at Forest Park West Cemetery, 4400 Meriwether Road, Shreveport.

Vivian Ann Antwine Conroe
July 20, 1950 — January 15, 2023
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 27, 2023, at J S Williams Funeral Home, 1104 Pierre Avenue, Shreveport.
Funeral Service:
Saturday, Jan. 28, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. at Evergreen Missionary Baptist Church, 8510 Range, Shreveport.

Otharee Salone Pollard
October 6, 1937 — December 26, 2022
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 27, 2023, 1:00-8:00 p.m. at Good Samaritan Funeral Home, 2200 Laurel Street, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Saturday, Jan. 28, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at Mount Chapel Baptist Church, 4034 Flora Street, Shreveport.
Interment: Saturday, Jan. 28, 2023, following service at Friendship CME Cemetery, Keithville.

Janiyah Nichole Larry
August 14, 2008 — January 16, 2023
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 27, 2023, 1:00-8:00 p.m. at Good Samaritan Funeral Home, 2200 Laurel Street, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Saturday, Jan. 28, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at Good Samaritan Funeral Home, 2200 Laurel Street, Shreveport.
Interment: Saturday, Jan. 28, 2023, following service at Caldwell Cemetery, Plain Dealing.

Billy Ray Lafitte
July 21, 1937 — January 22, 2023
Visitation: Thursday, Jan. 26, 2023, 9:00-10:00 a.m. at Centuries Memorial Funeral Home, 8801 Mansfield Road, Shreveport.
Celebration of Life: Thursday, Jan. 26, 2023, 10:00 a.m. at Centuries Memorial Funeral Home, 8801 Mansfield Road, Shreveport.

Dixie Attaway
January 27, 1937 — January 21, 2023
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 27, 2023, 4:30-6:30 p.m. at Centuries Memorial Funeral Home, 8801 Mansfield Road, Shreveport.
Celebration of Life at Graveside: Saturday, Jan. 28, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at Summerfield Cemetery, Summerfield.

Sidney Skip Hardcastle
December 11, 1946 — January 15, 2023
Memorial Service: Saturday, Feb. 4, 2023, 2:00 p.m. at Fellowship Baptist Church, 304 Sibley, Benton.

Edward Black
March 14, 1958 — January 22, 2023
Visitation: Thursday, Jan. 26, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at Aulds Funeral Home, 7849 East Kings Highway, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Thursday, Jan. 26, 2023, 1:00 p.m. at Aulds Funeral Home, 7849 East Kings Highway, Shreveport.

Leslie Ann Thigpen
August 28, 1976 — January 22, 2023
Visitation: Saturday, Jan. 28, 2023, 10:00-11:15 a.m. at Osborn Funeral Home, 3631 Southern Avenue, Shreveport.
Memorial Service: Saturday, Jan. 28, 2023, 11:15 a.m. at Osborn Funeral Home, 3631 Southern Avenue, Shreveport.

Karen Faye Glass
November 11, 1964 — January 22, 2023
Graveside Service: Friday, Jan. 27, 2023, 10:00 a.m. at Forest Park West Cemetery, 4400 Meriwether Road, Shreveport.

Sarah Jamerson
April 17, 1938 — January 15, 2023
Viewing: Friday, Jan. 27, 2023, 1:00-5:00 p.m. at Winnfield Funeral Home, 3701 Hollywood Avenue, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Saturday, Jan. 28, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at Winnfield Funeral Home, 3701 Hollywood Avenue, Shreveport.
Interment: Saturday, Jan. 28, 2023, following service at Lincoln Memorial Park Cemetery, 6915 W. 70th Street, Shreveport.

John Kern Cotter
September 10, 1954 — July 24, 2022
Mass of Christian Burial: Saturday, Jan. 28, 2023, 10:30 a.m. at St. Joseph Catholic Church, 204 Patton Street, Shreveport.

Sam Richard Ferguson
January 1, 1940 — January 22, 2023
Funeral Service: Thursday, Jan. 26, 2023, 10:00 a.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2500 Southside Drive, Shreveport.
Interment: Thursday, Jan. 26, 2023, following service at Sharman Cemetery, Taylor, Ark.

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, 3700 St. Vincent Avenue, Shreveport.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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Notice of Death – January 24, 2023

Vivian Ann Antwine Conroe
July 20, 1950 — January 15, 2023
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 27, 2023, at J S Williams Funeral Home, 1104 Pierre Avenue, Shreveport.
Funeral Service:
Saturday, Jan. 28, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. at Evergreen Missionary Baptist Church, 8510 Range, Shreveport.

Otharee Salone Pollard
October 6, 1937 — December 26, 2022
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 27, 2023, 1:00-8:00 p.m. at Good Samaritan Funeral Home, 2200 Laurel Street, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Saturday, Jan. 28, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at Mount Chapel Baptist Church, 4034 Flora Street, Shreveport.
Interment: Saturday, Jan. 28, 2023, following service at Friendship CME Cemetery, Keithville.

Janiyah Nichole Larry
August 14, 2008 — January 16, 2023
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 27, 2023, 1:00-8:00 p.m. at Good Samaritan Funeral Home, 2200 Laurel Street, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Saturday, Jan. 28, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at Good Samaritan Funeral Home, 2200 Laurel Street, Shreveport.
Interment: Saturday, Jan. 28, 2023, following service at Caldwell Cemetery, Plain Dealing.

Billy Ray Lafitte
July 21, 1937 — January 22, 2023
Visitation: Thursday, Jan. 26, 2023, 9:00-10:00 a.m. at Centuries Memorial Funeral Home, 8801 Mansfield Road, Shreveport.
Celebration of Life: Thursday, Jan. 26, 2023, 10:00 a.m. at Centuries Memorial Funeral Home, 8801 Mansfield Road, Shreveport.

Dixie Attaway
January 27, 1937 — January 21, 2023
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 27, 2023, 4:30-6:30 p.m. at Centuries Memorial Funeral Home, 8801 Mansfield Road, Shreveport.
Celebration of Life at Graveside: Saturday, Jan. 28, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at Summerfield Cemetery, Summerfield.

Sidney Skip Hardcastle
December 11, 1946 — January 15, 2023
Memorial Service: Saturday, Feb. 4, 2023, 2:00 p.m. at Fellowship Baptist Church, 304 Sibley, Benton.

Edward Black
March 14, 1958 — January 22, 2023
Visitation: Thursday, Jan. 26, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at Aulds Funeral Home, 7849 East Kings Highway, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Thursday, Jan. 26, 2023, 1:00 p.m. at Aulds Funeral Home, 7849 East Kings Highway, Shreveport.

Leslie Ann Thigpen
August 28, 1976 — January 22, 2023
Visitation: Saturday, Jan. 28, 2023, 10:00-11:15 a.m. at Osborn Funeral Home, 3631 Southern Avenue, Shreveport.
Memorial Service: Saturday, Jan. 28, 2023, 11:15 a.m. at Osborn Funeral Home, 3631 Southern Avenue, Shreveport.

Karen Faye Glass
November 11, 1964 — January 22, 2023
Graveside Service: Friday, Jan. 27, 2023, 10:00 a.m. at Forest Park West Cemetery, 4400 Meriwether Road, Shreveport.

George Jeffery McFerren
November 5, 1963 — January 21, 2023
Memorial Service: Wednesday, Jan. 25, 2023, 10:00 a.m. at Aulds Funeral Home, 7849 East Kings Highway, Shreveport.

Sarah Jamerson
April 17, 1938 — January 15, 2023
Viewing: Friday, Jan. 27, 2023, 1:00-5:00 p.m. at Winnfield Funeral Home, 3701 Hollywood Avenue, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Saturday, Jan. 28, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at Winnfield Funeral Home, 3701 Hollywood Avenue, Shreveport.
Interment: Saturday, Jan. 28, 2023, following service at Lincoln Memorial Park Cemetery, 6915 W. 70th Street, Shreveport.

John Kern Cotter
September 10, 1954 — July 24, 2022
Mass of Christian Burial: Saturday, Jan. 28, 2023, 10:30 a.m. at St. Joseph Catholic Church, 204 Patton Street, Shreveport.

Sam Richard Ferguson
January 1, 1940 — January 22, 2023
Visitation: Wednesday, Jan. 25, 2023, 5:00-7:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2500 Southside Drive, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Thursday, Jan. 26, 2023, 10:00 a.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2500 Southside Drive, Shreveport.
Interment: Thursday, Jan. 26, 2023, following service at Sharman Cemetery, Taylor, Ark.

Velma Ellene Graham
September 28, 1929 — January 21, 2023
Visitation: Wednesday, Jan. 25, 2023, 10:00-11:00 a.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2500 Southside Drive, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Wednesday, Jan. 25, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2500 Southside Drive, Shreveport.
Interment: Wednesday, Jan. 25, 2023, following service at Memorial Gardens Cemetery, 614 Pickering Street, Mooringsport.

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, 3700 St. Vincent Avenue, Shreveport.

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.

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.

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.

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Notice of Death – January 23, 2023

George Jeffery McFerren
November 5, 1963 — January 21, 2023
Memorial Service: Wednesday, Jan. 25, 2023, 10:00 a.m. at Aulds Funeral Home, 7849 East Kings Highway, Shreveport.

Sarah Jamerson
April 17, 1938 — January 15, 2023
Viewing: Friday, Jan. 27, 2023, 1:00-5:00 p.m. at Winnfield Funeral Home, 3701 Hollywood Avenue, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Saturday, Jan. 28, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at Winnfield Funeral Home, 3701 Hollywood Avenue, Shreveport.
Interment: Saturday, Jan. 28, 2023, following service at Lincoln Memorial Park Cemetery, 6915 W. 70th Street, Shreveport.

John Kern Cotter
September 10, 1954 — July 24, 2022
Mass of Christian Burial: Saturday, Jan. 28, 2023, 10:30 a.m. at St. Joseph Catholic Church, 204 Patton Street, Shreveport.

Sam Richard Ferguson
January 1, 1940 — January 22, 2023
Visitation: Wednesday, Jan. 25, 2023, 5:00-7:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2500 Southside Drive, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Thursday, Jan. 26, 2023, 10:00 a.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2500 Southside Drive, Shreveport.
Interment: Thursday, Jan. 26, 2023, following service at Sharman Cemetery, Taylor, Ark.

Velma Ellene Graham
September 28, 1929 — January 21, 2023
Visitation: Wednesday, Jan. 25, 2023, 10:00-11:00 a.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2500 Southside Drive, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Wednesday, Jan. 25, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2500 Southside Drive, Shreveport.
Interment: Wednesday, Jan. 25, 2023, following service at Memorial Gardens Cemetery, 614 Pickering Street, Mooringsport.

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, 3700 St. Vincent Avenue, Shreveport.

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.

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.

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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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Notice of Death – January 19, 2023

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.

Kamari Roberson
July 27, 2007 — January 17, 2023
Memorial Service: Saturday, Jan. 21, 2023, 12:00 p.m. at Morning Star Baptist Church, 5340 Jewella Avenue, 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.

Charles ‘Charlie’ William Holler, Sr.
February 19, 1935 — January 17, 2023
Graveside Service: Friday, Jan. 20, 2023, 4:00 p.m. at Forest Park West Cemetery, 4400 Meriwether Road, Shreveport.

Fairy Weber Sayers
March 20, 1932 — January 13, 2023
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 20, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2500 Southside Drive, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Friday, Jan. 20, 2023, 1:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2500 Southside Drive, Shreveport.
Interment: Friday, Jan. 20, 2023, following service at Hunter Magnolia Baptist Church Cemetery, 173 Magnolia Avenue, Mansfield.

Jesse R. Lewis
December 5, 1949 — January 13, 2023
Funeral Service: Friday, Jan. 20, 2023, 10:00 a.m. at Good Samaritan Funeral Home, 2200 Laurel Street, Shreveport.
Interment: Friday, Jan. 20, 2023, following service at Northwest Louisiana Veterans Cemetery, 7970 Mike Clark Road, Keithville.

Faith Lariel Alexander
October 22, 1991 — January 10, 2023
Funeral Service: Friday, Jan. 20, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at Peaceful Rest Baptist Church, 8200 St. Vincent Avenue, Shreveport.
Interment: Friday, Jan. 20, 2023, following service at Lincoln Memorial Park.

Amelia Rose Ellis
April 16, 2018 — January 10, 2023
Funeral Service: Friday, Jan. 20, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at Peaceful Rest Baptist Church, 8200 St. Vincent Avenue, Shreveport.
Interment: Friday, Jan. 20, 2023, following service at Lincoln Memorial Park.

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.

Kenneth Pugh Dean
February 3, 1950 — January 17, 2023
Memorial Service: Friday, Jan. 20, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at St. Joseph Church, 1210 Anniston Avenue, Shreveport.

Renata Leshay Lewis
April 11, 1980 — January 7, 2023
Viewing: Friday, Jan. 20, 2023, 1:00-8:00 p.m. at Precious Memories Mortuary Chapel, 4017 Greenwood Road, Shreveport.

Pearlie Mae Harris
December 3, 1937 — January 16, 2023
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 20, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m. at Heavenly Gates, 1339 Jewell Street, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Saturday, Jan. 21, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at Greater New Bethel AME, Springhill.
Interment: Saturday, Jan. 21, 2023, following service at Clevet Springs Cemetery, Nevada Rd 136, Falcon, Ark.

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.

Sherry Lea Akin Dove
April 15, 1954 — January 15, 2023
Memorial Service: Saturday, Jan. 21, 2023, 2:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2500 Southside Drive, Shreveport.

Wayne Johnson
July 18, 1937 — January 18, 2023
Graveside Service: Friday, Jan. 20, 2023, 10:00-11:00 a.m. at Mt. Mariah Cemetery, 34 Sapp Street, Arcadia.

Johnie ‘Foster’ Gamble, III
June 30, 1936 — January 14, 2023
Funeral Service: Friday, Jan. 20, 2023, 10:00-11:00 a.m. at Maple Springs Baptist Church, 17013 Highway 5, Logansport.
Interment: Friday, Jan. 20, 2023, 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. at Longstreet Cemetery, Longstreet.

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.

Elizabeth ‘Betty’ Ann Frazier
February 28, 1935 — January 15, 2023
Memorial Service: Saturday, Jan. 21, 2023, 2:00-3:00 p.m. at Pleasure Point Baptist Church, 495 Peterson Road, Homer.

Florence Ebarb Finnelle
September 27, 1923 — January 15, 2023
Funeral Service: Friday, Jan. 20, 2023, 10:00-11:00 a.m. at St. Mary of the Pines Catholic Church, 1050 W Bert Kouns Industrial Loop, Shreveport.
Interment: Friday, Jan. 20, 2023, 12:00-1:00 p.m. at Forest Park East Cemetery, 3700 St. Vincent Avenue, Shreveport.

Hannelore Parker
April 27, 1933 — January 14, 2023
Funeral Service: Friday, Jan. 20, 2023, 2:00-3:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 943 Polk Street, Mansfield.
Interment: Friday, Jan. 20, 2023, 3:30-4:30 p.m. at Beulah Cemetery, 3417 LA-481, Mansfield.

Audrey Richmond Holcomb
April 27, 1933 — January 14, 2023
Funeral Service: Friday, Jan. 20, 2023, 2:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 705 S Spruce Street, Vivian.

Ryan Rough
June 25, 1986 — January 15, 2023
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 20, 2023, 1:30-2:30 p.m. at Centuries Memorial Funeral Home, 8801 Mansfield Road, Shreveport.
Celebration of Life: Friday, Jan. 20, 2023, 2:30 p.m. at Centuries Memorial Funeral Home, 8801 Mansfield Road, Shreveport.

James Morgan
December 29, 1953 — January 8, 2023
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 20, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m. at Heavenly Gates, 1339 Jewell Street, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Saturday, Jan. 21, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at New Bethel MBC, 3300 Greenwood Road, Shreveport.
Interment: Saturday, Jan. 21, 2023, following service at Union Chapel Cemetery of Waskom, Texas.

Velma Lee Ross
October 26, 1921 — January 10, 2023
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 20, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m. at Heavenly Gates, 1339 Jewell Street, Shreveport.
Wake: Friday, Jan. 20, 2023, 4:00 p.m. at New Bethel MBC, 3300 Greenwood Road, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Saturday, Jan. 21, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at Avenue Baptist Church, 901 West 70th Street, Shreveport.
Interment: Saturday, Jan. 21, 2023, following service at Carver Cemetery, Kennie Road, Shreveport.

Helen Montgomery
December 20, 1950 — January 12, 2023
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 20, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m. at Heavenly Gates, 1339 Jewell Street, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Saturday, Jan. 21, 2023, 1:30 p.m. at New Bethel MBC, 3300 Greenwood Road, Shreveport.
Interment: Saturday, Jan. 21, 2023, following service at Lincoln Memorial Cemetery, 6915 W. 70th Street, Shreveport.

Lawrence Hallman, Jr.
March 16, 1947 — January 10, 2023
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 20, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m. at Heavenly Gates, 1339 Jewell Street, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Saturday, Jan. 21, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at Bossier Baptist Church, 809 Hamilton Road, Bossier.
Interment: Monday, Jan. 23, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at Northwest Louisiana Veterans Cemetery, 7970 Mike Clark Road, Keithville.

Sue (McClendon) Fowler
July 7, 1938 — January 14, 2023
Graveside Service: Saturday, Jan. 21, 2023, 10:00-11:00 a.m. at Springville Cemetery, Coushatta.

Margaret Williams Lawler
June 30, 1936 — January 14, 2023
Funeral Service: Friday, Jan. 20, 2023, 10:00 a.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 1815 Marshall Street, Shreveport.
Interment: Friday, Jan. 20, 2023, following service at Woodard Cemetery, Taylor.

Mary Nell Sullivan Parks
July 9, 1928 — October 6, 2022
Memorial Service: Saturday, Jan. 21, 2023, 3:00-4:00 a.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 1815 Marshall Street, Shreveport.

Betty Jane Thompson Peterson
December 22, 1935 — January 12, 2023
Visitation: Saturday, Jan. 21, 2023, 10:00-11:00 a.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2201 Airline Drive, Bossier.
Memorial Service: Saturday, Jan. 21, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2201 Airline Drive, Bossier.

Roy Timon Buckner
July 28, 1921 — December 22, 2022
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 20, 2023, 5:00-7:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2500 Southside Drive, Shreveport.
Memorial Service: Saturday, Jan. 21, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2500 Southside Drive, Shreveport.
Interment: Saturday, Jan. 21, 2023, 2:30-3:30 p.m. at Buckner Cemetery, 7570 Buckner Road, Center, Texas.

Randall ‘Randy’ Stephen Davidson
February 12, 1951 — January 7, 2023
Celebration of Life: Saturday, Jan. 21, 2023, 2:00-4:00 p.m. at “the office,” 330 Marshall Street, Ste. 1114, Shreveport.

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Notice of Death – January 18, 2023

Jesse R. Lewis
December 5, 1949 — January 13, 2023
Funeral Service: Friday, Jan. 20, 2023, 10:00 a.m. at Good Samaritan Funeral Home, 2200 Laurel Street, Shreveport.
Interment: Friday, Jan. 20, 2023, following service at Northwest Louisiana Veterans Cemetery, 7970 Mike Clark Road, Keithville.

Faith Lariel Alexander
October 22, 1991 — January 10, 2023
Funeral Service: Friday, Jan. 20, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at Peaceful Rest Baptist Church, 8200 St. Vincent Avenue, Shreveport.
Interment: Friday, Jan. 20, 2023, following service at Lincoln Memorial Park.

Amelia Rose Ellis
April 16, 2018 — January 10, 2023
Funeral Service: Friday, Jan. 20, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at Peaceful Rest Baptist Church, 8200 St. Vincent Avenue, Shreveport.
Interment: Friday, Jan. 20, 2023, following service at Lincoln Memorial Park.

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.

Kenneth Pugh Dean
February 3, 1950 — January 17, 2023
Memorial Service: Friday, Jan. 20, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at St. Joseph Church, 1210 Anniston Avenue, Shreveport.

Renata Leshay Lewis
April 11, 1980 — January 7, 2023
Viewing: Friday, Jan. 20, 2023, 1:00-8:00 p.m. at Precious Memories Mortuary Chapel, 4017 Greenwood Road, Shreveport.

Pearlie Mae Harris
December 3, 1937 — January 16, 2023
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 20, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m. at Heavenly Gates, 1339 Jewell Street, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Saturday, Jan. 21, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at Greater New Bethel AME, Springhill.
Interment: Saturday, Jan. 21, 2023, following service at Clevet Springs Cemetery, Nevada Rd 136, Falcon, Ark.

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.

Sherry Lea Akin Dove
April 15, 1954 — January 15, 2023
Memorial Service: Saturday, Jan. 21, 2023, 2:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2500 Southside Drive, Shreveport.

Wayne Johnson
July 18, 1937 — January 18, 2023
Graveside Service: Friday, Jan. 20, 2023, 10:00-11:00 a.m. at Mt. Mariah Cemetery, 34 Sapp Street, Arcadia.

Johnie ‘Foster’ Gamble, III
June 30, 1936 — January 14, 2023
Visitation: Thursday, Jan. 19, 2023, 5:00-8:00 p.m. at Maple Springs Baptist Church, 17013 Highway 5, Logansport.
Funeral Service: Friday, Jan. 20, 2023, 10:00-11:00 a.m. at Maple Springs Baptist Church, 17013 Highway 5, Logansport.
Interment: Friday, Jan. 20, 2023, 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. at Longstreet Cemetery, Longstreet.

David Alan Butler
August 17, 1946 — January 17, 2023
Visitation: Thursday, Jan. 19, 2023, 3:00-4:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2500 Southside Drive, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Thursday, Jan. 19, 2023, 4:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2500 Southside Drive, 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.

Elizabeth ‘Betty’ Ann Frazier
February 28, 1935 — January 15, 2023
Memorial Service: Saturday, Jan. 21, 2023, 2:00-3:00 p.m. at Pleasure Point Baptist Church, 495 Peterson Road, Homer.

Florence Ebarb Finnelle
September 27, 1923 — January 15, 2023
Funeral Service: Friday, Jan. 20, 2023, 10:00-11:00 a.m. at St. Mary of the Pines Catholic Church, 1050 W Bert Kouns Industrial Loop, Shreveport.
Interment: Friday, Jan. 20, 2023, 12:00-1:00 p.m. at Forest Park East Cemetery, 3700 St. Vincent Avenue, Shreveport.

Hannelore Parker
April 27, 1933 — January 14, 2023
Visitation: Thursday, Jan. 19, 2023, 6:00-8:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 943 Polk Street, Mansfield.
Funeral Service: Friday, Jan. 20, 2023, 2:00-3:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 943 Polk Street, Mansfield.
Interment: Friday, Jan. 20, 2023, 3:30-4:30 p.m. at Beulah Cemetery, 3417 LA-481, Mansfield.

Audrey Richmond Holcomb
April 27, 1933 — January 14, 2023
Visitation: Thursday, Jan. 19, 2023, 6:00-8:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 705 S Spruce Street, Vivian.
Funeral Service: Friday, Jan. 20, 2023, 2:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 705 S Spruce Street, Vivian.

Charles Smith, Sr.
September 18, 1946 — January 15, 2023
Graveside Service: Thursday, Jan. 19, 2023, 2:30-3:30 p.m. at New Bethel Baptist Church, 3058 Par Road 163, Arcadia.

Sandra Kay Whittaker
December 29, 1952 — January 12, 2023
Visitation: Thursday, Jan. 19, 2023, 10:00-11:00 a.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2500 Southside Drive, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Thursday, Jan. 19, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2500 Southside Drive, Shreveport.
Interment: Thursday, Jan. 19, 2023, 1:00-1:30 p.m. at Northwest Louisiana Veterans Cemetery, 7970 Mike Clark Road, Keithville.

Helen Taylor
August 25, 1933 — January 15, 2023
Visitation: Thursday, Jan. 19, 2023, 9:00-11:00 a.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 943 Polk Street, Mansfield.
Funeral Service: Thursday, Jan. 19, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 943 Polk Street, Mansfield.
Interment: Thursday, Jan. 19, 2023, 11:45 a.m.-12:45 p.m. at Oak Grove Cemetery, Converse.

June Lee Marsh
December 27, 1946 — January 14, 2023
Funeral Service: Thursday, Jan. 19, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. at Airline Drive Church of Christ, 2125 Airline Drive, Bossier.
Interment: Thursday, Jan. 19, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at Centuries Memorial Funeral Home & Park, 8801 Mansfield Road, Shreveport.

Ryan Rough
June 25, 1986 — January 15, 2023
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 20, 2023, 1:30-2:30 p.m. at Centuries Memorial Funeral Home, 8801 Mansfield Road, Shreveport.
Celebration of Life: Friday, Jan. 20, 2023, 2:30 p.m. at Centuries Memorial Funeral Home, 8801 Mansfield Road, Shreveport.

James Morgan
December 29, 1953 — January 8, 2023
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 20, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m. at Heavenly Gates, 1339 Jewell Street, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Saturday, Jan. 21, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at New Bethel MBC, 3300 Greenwood Road, Shreveport.
Interment: Saturday, Jan. 21, 2023, following service at Union Chapel Cemetery of Waskom, Texas.

Velma Lee Ross
October 26, 1921 — January 10, 2023
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 20, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m. at Heavenly Gates, 1339 Jewell Street, Shreveport.
Wake: Friday, Jan. 20, 2023, 4:00 p.m. at New Bethel MBC, 3300 Greenwood Road, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Saturday, Jan. 21, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at Avenue Baptist Church, 901 West 70th Street, Shreveport.
Interment: Saturday, Jan. 21, 2023, following service at Carver Cemetery, Kennie Road, Shreveport.

Helen Montgomery
December 20, 1950 — January 12, 2023
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 20, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m. at Heavenly Gates, 1339 Jewell Street, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Saturday, Jan. 21, 2023, 1:30 p.m. at New Bethel MBC, 3300 Greenwood Road, Shreveport.
Interment: Saturday, Jan. 21, 2023, following service at Lincoln Memorial Cemetery, 6915 W. 70th Street, Shreveport.

Lawrence Hallman, Jr.
March 16, 1947 — January 10, 2023
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 20, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m. at Heavenly Gates, 1339 Jewell Street, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Saturday, Jan. 21, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at Bossier Baptist Church, 809 Hamilton Road, Bossier.
Interment: Monday, Jan. 23, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at Northwest Louisiana Veterans Cemetery, 7970 Mike Clark Road, Keithville.

Sue (McClendon) Fowler
July 7, 1938 — January 14, 2023
Graveside Service: Saturday, Jan. 21, 2023, 10:00-11:00 a.m. at Springville Cemetery, Coushatta.

Margaret Williams Lawler
June 30, 1936 — January 14, 2023
Visitation: Thursday, Jan. 19, 2023, 5:00-7:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 1815 Marshall Street, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Friday, Jan. 20, 2023, 10:00 a.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 1815 Marshall Street, Shreveport.
Interment: Friday, Jan. 20, 2023, following service at Woodard Cemetery, Taylor.

Willie B. Harris
February 15, 1935 — January 7, 2023
Graveside Service: Thursday, Jan. 19, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at Northwest Louisiana Veterans Cemetery, 7970 Mike Clark Road, Keithville.

Mary Nell Sullivan Parks
July 9, 1928 — October 6, 2022
Memorial Service: Saturday, Jan. 21, 2023, 3:00-4:00 a.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 1815 Marshall Street, Shreveport.

Betty Jane Thompson Peterson
December 22, 1935 — January 12, 2023
Visitation: Saturday, Jan. 21, 2023, 10:00-11:00 a.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2201 Airline Drive, Bossier.
Memorial Service: Saturday, Jan. 21, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2201 Airline Drive, Bossier.

Roy Timon Buckner
July 28, 1921 — December 22, 2022
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 20, 2023, 5:00-7:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2500 Southside Drive, Shreveport.
Memorial Service: Saturday, Jan. 21, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2500 Southside Drive, Shreveport.
Interment: Saturday, Jan. 21, 2023, 2:30-3:30 p.m. at Buckner Cemetery, 7570 Buckner Road, Center, Texas.

Randall ‘Randy’ Stephen Davidson
February 12, 1951 — January 7, 2023
Celebration of Life: Saturday, Jan. 21, 2023, 2:00-4:00 p.m. at “the office,” 330 Marshall Street, Ste. 1114, Shreveport.

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Notice of Death – January 17, 2023

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.

Elizabeth ‘Betty’ Ann Frazier
February 28, 1935 — January 15, 2023
Memorial Service: Saturday, Jan. 21, 2023, 2:00-3:00 p.m. at Pleasure Point Baptist Church, 495 Peterson Road, Homer.

Florence Ebarb Finnelle
September 27, 1923 — January 15, 2023
Funeral Service: Friday, Jan. 20, 2023, 10:00-11:00 a.m. at St. Mary of the Pines Catholic Church, 1050 W Bert Kouns Industrial Loop, Shreveport.
Interment: Friday, Jan. 20, 2023, 12:00-1:00 p.m. at Forest Park East Cemetery, 3700 St. Vincent Avenue, Shreveport.

Hannelore Parker
April 27, 1933 — January 14, 2023
Visitation: Thursday, Jan. 19, 2023, 6:00-8:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 943 Polk Street, Mansfield.
Funeral Service: Friday, Jan. 20, 2023, 2:00-3:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 943 Polk Street, Mansfield.
Interment: Friday, Jan. 20, 2023, 3:30-4:30 p.m. at Beulah Cemetery, 3417 LA-481, Mansfield.

Audrey Richmond Holcomb
April 27, 1933 — January 14, 2023
Visitation: Thursday, Jan. 19, 2023, 6:00-8:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 705 S Spruce Street, Vivian.
Funeral Service: Friday, Jan. 20, 2023, 2:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 705 S Spruce Street, Vivian.

Charles Smith, Sr.
September 18, 1946 — January 15, 2023
Graveside Service: Thursday, Jan. 19, 2023, 2:30-3:30 p.m. at New Bethel Baptist Church, 3058 Par Road 163, Arcadia.

Sandra Kay Whittaker
December 29, 1952 — January 12, 2023
Visitation: Thursday, Jan. 19, 2023, 10:00-11:00 a.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2500 Southside Drive, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Thursday, Jan. 19, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2500 Southside Drive, Shreveport.
Interment: Thursday, Jan. 19, 2023, 1:00-1:30 p.m. at Northwest Louisiana Veterans Cemetery, 7970 Mike Clark Road, Keithville.

Helen Taylor
August 25, 1933 — January 15, 2023
Visitation: Thursday, Jan. 19, 2023, 9:00-11:00 a.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 943 Polk Street, Mansfield.
Funeral Service: Thursday, Jan. 19, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 943 Polk Street, Mansfield.
Interment: Thursday, Jan. 19, 2023, 11:45 a.m.-12:45 p.m. at Oak Grove Cemetery, Converse.

June Lee Marsh
December 27, 1946 — January 14, 2023
Visitation: Wednesday, Jan. 18, 2023, 5:00-7:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2201 Airline Drive, Bossier.
Funeral Service: Thursday, Jan. 19, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. at Airline Drive Church of Christ, 2125 Airline Drive, Bossier.
Interment: Thursday, Jan. 19, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at Centuries Memorial Funeral Home & Park, 8801 Mansfield Road, Shreveport.

Ryan Rough
June 25, 1986 — January 15, 2023
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 20, 2023, 1:30-2:30 p.m. at Centuries Memorial Funeral Home, 8801 Mansfield Road, Shreveport.
Celebration of Life: Friday, Jan. 20, 2023, 2:30 p.m. at Centuries Memorial Funeral Home, 8801 Mansfield Road, Shreveport.

James Morgan
December 29, 1953 — January 8, 2023
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 20, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m. at Heavenly Gates, 1339 Jewell Street, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Saturday, Jan. 21, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at New Bethel MBC, 3300 Greenwood Road, Shreveport.
Interment: Saturday, Jan. 21, 2023, following service at Union Chapel Cemetery of Waskom, Texas.

Velma Lee Ross
October 26, 1921 — January 10, 2023
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 20, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m. at Heavenly Gates, 1339 Jewell Street, Shreveport.
Wake: Friday, Jan. 20, 2023, 4:00 p.m. at New Bethel MBC, 3300 Greenwood Road, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Saturday, Jan. 21, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at Avenue Baptist Church, 901 West 70th Street, Shreveport.
Interment: Saturday, Jan. 21, 2023, following service at Carver Cemetery, Kennie Road, Shreveport.

Helen Montgomery
December 20, 1950 — January 12, 2023
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 20, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m. at Heavenly Gates, 1339 Jewell Street, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Saturday, Jan. 21, 2023, 1:30 p.m. at New Bethel MBC, 3300 Greenwood Road, Shreveport.
Interment: Saturday, Jan. 21, 2023, following service at Lincoln Memorial Cemetery, 6915 W. 70th Street, Shreveport.

Lawrence Hallman, Jr.
March 16, 1947 — January 10, 2023
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 20, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m. at Heavenly Gates, 1339 Jewell Street, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Saturday, Jan. 21, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at Bossier Baptist Church, 809 Hamilton Road, Bossier.
Interment: Monday, Jan. 23, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at Northwest Louisiana Veterans Cemetery, 7970 Mike Clark Road, Keithville.

Sue (McClendon) Fowler
July 7, 1938 — January 14, 2023
Graveside Service: Saturday, Jan. 21, 2023, 10:00-11:00 a.m. at Springville Cemetery, Coushatta.

Margaret Williams Lawler
June 30, 1936 — January 14, 2023
Visitation: Thursday, Jan. 19, 2023, 5:00-7:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 1815 Marshall Street, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Friday, Jan. 20, 2023, 10:00 a.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 1815 Marshall Street, Shreveport.
Interment: Friday, Jan. 20, 2023, following service at Woodard Cemetery, Taylor.

Willie B. Harris
February 15, 1935 — January 7, 2023
Viewing: Wednesday, Jan. 18, 2023, 1:00-5:00 p.m. at Precious Memories Mortuary Chapel, 4017 Greenwood Road, Shreveport.
Graveside Service: Thursday, Jan. 19, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at Northwest Louisiana Veterans Cemetery, 7970 Mike Clark Road, Keithville.

Mary Nell Sullivan Parks
July 9, 1928 — October 6, 2022
Memorial Service: Saturday, Jan. 21, 2023, 3:00-4:00 a.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 1815 Marshall Street, Shreveport.

Betty Jane Thompson Peterson
December 22, 1935 — January 12, 2023
Visitation: Saturday, Jan. 21, 2023, 10:00-11:00 a.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2201 Airline Drive, Bossier.
Memorial Service: Saturday, Jan. 21, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2201 Airline Drive, Bossier.

Roy Timon Buckner
July 28, 1921 — December 22, 2022
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 20, 2023, 5:00-7:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2500 Southside Drive, Shreveport.
Memorial Service: Saturday, Jan. 21, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2500 Southside Drive, Shreveport.
Interment: Saturday, Jan. 21, 2023, 2:30-3:30 p.m. at Buckner Cemetery, 7570 Buckner Road, Center, Texas.

Randall ‘Randy’ Stephen Davidson
February 12, 1951 — January 7, 2023
Celebration of Life: Saturday, Jan. 21, 2023, 2:00-4:00 p.m. at “the office,” 330 Marshall Street, Ste. 1114, Shreveport.

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Notice of Death – January 16, 2023

Ryan Rough
June 25, 1986 — January 15, 2023
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 20, 2023, 1:30-2:30 p.m. at Centuries Memorial Funeral Home, 8801 Mansfield Road, Shreveport.
Celebration of Life: Friday, Jan. 20, 2023, 2:30 p.m. at Centuries Memorial Funeral Home, 8801 Mansfield Road, Shreveport.

Barron Floyd Tabor
December 24, 1933 — January 12, 2023
Visitation: Tuesday, Jan. 17, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. at Centuries Memorial Funeral Home, 8801 Mansfield Road, Shreveport.
Celebration of Life: Tuesday, Jan. 17, 2023, 12:00 p.m. at Centuries Memorial Funeral Home, 8801 Mansfield Road, Shreveport.

James Morgan
December 29, 1953 — January 8, 2023
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 20, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m. at Heavenly Gates, 1339 Jewell Street, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Saturday, Jan. 21, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at New Bethel MBC, 3300 Greenwood Road, Shreveport.
Interment: Saturday, Jan. 21, 2023, following service at Union Chapel Cemetery of Waskom, Texas.

Velma Lee Ross
October 26, 1921 — January 10, 2023
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 20, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m. at Heavenly Gates, 1339 Jewell Street, Shreveport.
Wake: Friday, Jan. 20, 2023, 4:00 p.m. at New Bethel MBC, 3300 Greenwood Road, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Saturday, Jan. 21, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at Avenue Baptist Church, 901 West 70th Street, Shreveport.
Interment: Saturday, Jan. 21, 2023, following service at Carver Cemetery, Kennie Road, Shreveport.

Helen Montgomery
December 20, 1950 — January 12, 2023
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 20, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m. at Heavenly Gates, 1339 Jewell Street, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Saturday, Jan. 21, 2023, 1:30 p.m. at New Bethel MBC, 3300 Greenwood Road, Shreveport.
Interment: Saturday, Jan. 21, 2023, following service at Lincoln Memorial Cemetery, 6915 W. 70th Street, Shreveport.

Lawrence Hallman, Jr.
March 16, 1947 — January 10, 2023
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 20, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m. at Heavenly Gates, 1339 Jewell Street, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Saturday, Jan. 21, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at Bossier Baptist Church, 809 Hamilton Road, Bossier.
Interment: Monday, Jan. 23, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at Northwest Louisiana Veterans Cemetery, 7970 Mike Clark Road, Keithville.

Thalia ‘Sue’ Fowler
July 7, 1938 — January 14, 2023
Graveside Service: Saturday, Jan. 21, 2023, 10:00-11:00 a.m. at Springville Cemetery, Coushatta.

Margaret Williams Lawler
June 30, 1936 — January 14, 2023
Visitation: Thursday, Jan. 19, 2023, 5:00-7:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 1815 Marshall Street, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Friday, Jan. 20, 2023, 10:00 a.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 1815 Marshall Street, Shreveport.
Interment: Friday, Jan. 20, 2023, following service at Woodard Cemetery, Taylor.

Terry Lamar Ponder, Sr.
June 26, 1930 — January 13, 2023
Visitation: Tuesday, Jan. 17, 2023, 10:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m. at Old Pisgah Baptist Church, Marthaville.
Funeral Service: Tuesday, Jan. 17, 2023, 2:00-3:00 p.m. at Old Pisgah Baptist Church, Marthaville.
Interment: Tuesday, Jan. 17, 2023, 3:45-4:45 p.m. at Spring Ridge Baptist Cemetery, Pleasant Hill.

Debbie Hicks
December 7, 1961 — January 9, 2023
Funeral Service: Tuesday, Jan. 17, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at Avenue Baptist Church, 901 West 70th Street, Shreveport.

Willie B. Harris
February 15, 1935 — January 7, 2023
Viewing: Wednesday, Jan. 18, 2023, 1:00-5:00 p.m. at Precious Memories Mortuary Chapel, 4017 Greenwood Road, Shreveport.
Graveside Service: Thursday, Jan. 19, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at Northwest Louisiana Veterans Cemetery, 7970 Mike Clark Road, Keithville.

Mary Nell Sullivan Parks
July 9, 1928 — October 6, 2022
Memorial Service: Saturday, Jan. 21, 2023, 3:00-4:00 a.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 1815 Marshall Street, Shreveport.

Betty Jane Thompson Peterson
December 22, 1935 — January 12, 2023
Visitation: Saturday, Jan. 21, 2023, 10:00-11:00 a.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2201 Airline Drive, Bossier.
Memorial Service: Saturday, Jan. 21, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2201 Airline Drive, Bossier.

Roy Rimon Buckner
July 28, 1921 — December 22, 2022
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 20, 2023, 5:00-7:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2500 Southside Drive, Shreveport.
Memorial Service: Saturday, Jan. 21, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2500 Southside Drive, Shreveport.
Interment: Saturday, Jan. 21, 2023, 2:30-3:30 p.m. at Buckner Cemetery, 7570 Buckner Road, Center, Texas.

Jimmie Greer
September 10, 1946 — January 8, 2023
Funeral Service: Tuesday, Jan. 17, 2023, 10:00-11:00 a.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2500 Southside Drive, Shreveport.
Interment: Tuesday, Jan. 17, 2023, 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. at Forest Park West Cemetery, 4400 Meriwether Road, Shreveport.

Randall ‘Randy’ Stephen Davidson
February 12, 1951 — January 7, 2023
Celebration of Life: Saturday, Jan. 21, 2023, 2:00-4:00 p.m. at “the office,” 330 Marshall Street, Ste. 1114, Shreveport.

Johnny Ray ‘Goofball’ Elkins
September 20, 1941 — January 9, 2023
Visitation: Tuesday, Jan. 17, 2023, 1:00-4:00 p.m. at Forest Park Funeral Home, 1201 Louisiana Avenue, Shreveport.

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Notice of Death – January 15, 2023

Debbie Hicks
December 7, 1961 — January 9, 2023
Visitation: Monday, Jan. 16, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. at Heavenly Gates, 1339 Jewell Street, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Tuesday, Jan. 17, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at Avenue Baptist Church, 901 West 70th Street, Shreveport.

Willie B. Harris
February 15, 1935 — January 7, 2023
Viewing: Wednesday, Jan. 18, 2023, 1:00-5:00 p.m. at Precious Memories Mortuary Chapel, 4017 Greenwood Road, Shreveport.
Graveside Service: Thursday, Jan. 19, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at Northwest Louisiana Veterans Cemetery, 7970 Mike Clark Road, Keithville.

Mary Nell Sullivan Parks
July 9, 1928 — October 6, 2022
Memorial Service: Saturday, Jan. 21, 2023, 3:00-4:00 a.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 1815 Marshall Street, Shreveport.

Betty Jane Thompson Peterson
December 22, 1935 — January 12, 2023
Visitation: Saturday, Jan. 21, 2023, 10:00-11:00 a.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2201 Airline Drive, Bossier.
Memorial Service: Saturday, Jan. 21, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2201 Airline Drive, Bossier.

Roy Rimon Buckner
July 28, 1921 — December 22, 2022
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 20, 2023, 5:00-7:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2500 Southside Drive, Shreveport.
Memorial Service: Saturday, Jan. 21, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2500 Southside Drive, Shreveport.
Interment: Saturday, Jan. 21, 2023, 2:30-3:30 p.m. at Buckner Cemetery, 7570 Buckner Road, Center, Texas.

Jimmie Greer
September 10, 1946 — January 8, 2023
Visitation: Monday, Jan. 16, 2023, 5:00-7:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2500 Southside Drive, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Tuesday, Jan. 17, 2023, 10:00-11:00 a.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2500 Southside Drive, Shreveport.
Interment: Tuesday, Jan. 17, 2023, 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. at Forest Park West Cemetery, 4400 Meriwether Road, Shreveport.

Rev. Lawrence ‘Woody’ Monroe Woods
September 10, 1928 — January 9, 2023
Visitation: Monday, Jan. 16, 2023, 12:00-2:00 p.m. at Henrieta Church, Converse.
Funeral Service: Monday, Jan. 16, 2023, 2:00 p.m. at Henrieta Church, Converse.
Interment: Monday, Jan. 16, 2023, following service at Spring Ridge Baptist Church Cemetery, 5200 LA-175, Pleasant Hill.

Richard James Lloyd
June 15, 1934 — January 12, 2023
Visitation: Monday, Jan. 16, 2023, 12:00-2:00 p.m. at Bethel United Methodist Church Cemetery, 219 Bethel Road, Logansport.
Funeral Service: Monday, Jan. 16, 2023, 2:00-3:00 p.m. at Bethel United Methodist Church Cemetery, 219 Bethel Road, Logansport.
Interment: Monday, Jan. 16, 2023, 3:15-4:15 p.m. at Bethel Cemetery, Logansport.

Amelia ‘Millie’ Kate Cannon
May 9, 2022 — January 10, 2023
Visitation: Monday, Jan. 16, 2023, 10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. at Broadmoor Baptist Church, 4110 Youree Drive, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Monday, Jan. 16, 2023, 12:00-1:00 p.m. at Broadmoor Baptist Church, 4110 Youree Drive, Shreveport.

Brenda Blackmon Shirley
November 3, 1956 — January 11, 2023
Visitation: Monday, Jan. 16, 2023, 10:00-11:00 a.m. at Koran Baptist Church, 5158 LA-527, Haughton.
Funeral Service: Monday, Jan. 16, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. at Koran Baptist Church, 5158 LA-527, Haughton.
Interment: Monday, Jan. 16, 2023, following service at Beech Creek Cemetery, FM249, Atlanta, Texas.

Christopher Grigsby Sumner
February 9, 1985 — January 8, 2023
Memorial Service: Monday, Jan. 16, 2023, 10:00-11:00 a.m. at St. Joseph Catholic Church, 211 Atlantic Avenue, Shreveport.

Randall ‘Randy’ Stephen Davidson
February 12, 1951 — January 7, 2023
Celebration of Life: Saturday, Jan. 21, 2023, 2:00-4:00 p.m. at “the office,” 330 Marshall Street, Ste. 1114, Shreveport.

Johnny Ray ‘Goofball’ Elkins
September 20, 1941 — January 9, 2023
Visitation: Tuesday, Jan. 17, 2023, 1:00-4:00 p.m. at Forest Park Funeral Home, 1201 Louisiana Avenue, Shreveport.

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Notice of Death – January 12, 2023

Marc Alfonso Devora
April 24, 1965 — January 7, 2023
Celebration of Life: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, 10:00 a.m. at Centuries Memorial Funeral Home, 8801 Mansfield Road, Shreveport.

Alan McIlwain
April 11, 1984 — January 6, 2023
Funeral Service: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, 12:00 p.m. at Aulds Funeral Home Chapel, 7849 East Kings Highway, Shreveport.

Patsy Ruth Reeves
July 20, 1930 — January 10, 2023
Memorial Service: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at Bisteneau Baptist Church Cemetery, 195 Bisteneau Church Road, Heflin.

Stephen Lilley
November 28, 1963 — January 9, 2023
Visitation: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, 5:00-7:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 943 Polk Street, Mansfield.
Funeral Service: Sunday, Jan. 15, 2023, 2:00-3:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 943 Polk Street, Mansfield.
Interment: Sunday, Jan. 15, 2023, 3:45-4:45 p.m. at Oak Grove Cemetery, Converse.

Eugene Marcel Harville, Sr.
December 27, 1942 — January 7, 2023
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 13, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 1815 Marshall Street, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Friday, Jan. 13, 2023, 2:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 1815 Marshall Street, Shreveport.
Interment: Friday, Jan. 13, 2023, following service at Rose-Neath Cemetery, 5185 Swan Lake Road, Bossier.

Nancy Harper Harrell
August 3, 1961 — January 7, 2023
Family Hour: Friday, Jan. 13, 2023, 6:00-8:00 p.m. at Paradise Baptist Church, 1706 Hollywood Avenue, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at Paradise Baptist Church, 1706 Hollywood Avenue, Shreveport.
Interment: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, following service at Lincoln Memorial Park Cemetery, 6915 W. 70th Street, Shreveport.

Johnny Ray ‘Goofball’ Elkins
September 20, 1941 — January 9, 2023
Visitation: Tuesday, Jan. 17, 2023, 1:00-4:00 p.m. at Forest Park Funeral Home, 1201 Louisiana Avenue, Shreveport.

Bertie May Benton Dean
May 24, 1940 — December 31, 2022
Funeral Service: Friday, Jan. 13, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at Winnfield Funeral Home, 3701 Hollywood Avenue, Shreveport.
Interment: Friday, Jan. 13, 2023, following service at Northwest Louisiana Veterans Cemetery, 7970 Mike Clark Road, Keithville.

Sandra Joyce Benjamin
January 26, 1961 — January 1, 2023
Viewing: Friday, Jan. 13, 2023, 12:00-5:00 p.m. at Winnfield Funeral Home, 3701 Hollywood Avenue, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, 10:00 a.m. at Winnfield Funeral Home, 3701 Hollywood Avenue, Shreveport.

Abigail Monette
August 1, 1959 — January 5, 2023
Viewing: Friday, Jan. 13, 2023, 1:00-5:00 p.m. at Winnfield Funeral Home, 3701 Hollywood Avenue, Shreveport.
Family Hour: Friday, Jan. 13, 2023, 6:00-8:00 p.m. at Winnfield Funeral Home, 3701 Hollywood Avenue, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, 10:00 a.m. at St. Mary of the Pines Church, 1050 Bert Kouns Industrial Loop, Shreveport.
Interment: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, following service at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church Cemetery, 423 Hwy. 495, Cloutierville.

James Jones, Jr.
August 1, 1939 — January 6, 2023
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 13, 2023, 12:00-5:00 p.m. at Winnfield Funeral Home, 3701 Hollywood Avenue, Shreveport.
Memorial Service: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at Winnfield Funeral Home, 3701 Hollywood Avenue, Shreveport.

Mike Baker
November 11, 1990 — January 7, 2023
Viewing: Friday, Jan. 13, 2023, 1:00-5:00 p.m. at Winnfield Funeral Home, 3701 Hollywood Avenue, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, 1:00 p.m. at Winnfield Funeral Home, 3701 Hollywood Avenue, Shreveport.
Interment: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, following service at Lincoln Memorial Park Cemetery, 6915 W. 70th Street, Shreveport.

Margaret Marie Ester Parish
December 7, 1941 — January 8, 2023
Memorial Service: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, 1:00 p.m. at Winnfield Funeral Home, 3701 Hollywood Avenue, Shreveport.

Jane Richards
June 24, 1950 — January 6, 2023
Memorial Service: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, 10:00 a.m. at St. Joseph Catholic Church, 204 Patton Street, Shreveport.

James Dewey Hood
November 17, 1933 — December 20, 2022
Visitation: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, 10:00-11:15 p.m. at St. Margaret Catholic Church, E 2nd Street, Homer.
Memorial Service: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. at St. Margaret Catholic Church, E 2nd Street, Homer.
Interment: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, 12:30-1:30 p.m. at Arlington Cemetery of Homer, Beardsley Avenue, Homer.

Carolyn Jean Tucker Grimsley
July 6, 1949 — January 3, 2023
Memorial Service: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, 9:00-10:00 a.m. at Northpoint Community Church, 4204 Airline Drive, Bossier.

Janice S. Allison
November 20, 1948 — January 10, 2023
Graveside Service: Friday, Jan. 13, 2023, 2:00-2:30 p.m. at Pleasant Valley Cemetery, Minden.

Kristopher Trammel Lewis
June 23, 1978 — December 31, 2022
Funeral Service: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at Praise Temple FGBC, 4725 Greenwood Road, Shreveport.

Elizabeth McLoyd Harmon Averitt
November 19, 1960 — January 7, 2023
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 13, 2023, 1:30-2:00 p.m. at Forest Park Funeral Home, 1201 Louisiana Avenue, Shreveport.
Graveside Service: Friday, Jan. 13, 2023, 2:30 p.m. at Forest Park East Cemetery, 3700 St. Vincent Avenue, Shreveport.

LaVonne Kay (Swartz) Arndt
October 14, 1945 — January 8, 2023
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 13, 2023, 10:00-11:00 a.m. at Forest Park Funeral Home, 1201 Louisiana Avenue, Shreveport.

Joseph Hickman
January 5, 1942 — January 7, 2023
Celebration of Life: Friday, Jan. 13, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at Trinity Baptist Church, 1500 Garden Street, Shreveport.

Helen Marie (Caldwell) Bell
April 19, 1926 — January 6, 2023
Viewing: Friday, Jan. 13, 2023, 1:00-4:00 p.m. at Precious Memories Mortuary Chapel, 4017 Greenwood Road, Shreveport.
Family Hour: Friday, Jan. 13, 2023, 5:00-7:00 p.m. at Shadows of The Cross Church, 4140 Greenwood Road, Shreveport.
Celebration of Life: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at Peaceful Rest Baptist Church, 8200 St. Vincent Avenue, Shreveport.

Truby Gay Denham Colvin
May 4, 1936 — January 7, 2023
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 13, 2023, 6:00-8:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2500 Southside Drive, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2500 Southside Drive, Shreveport.
Interment: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, 2:00-3:00 p.m. at Colvin-Barmore Cemetery Unionville, 6598 LA-822, Dubach.

Jo Ann Mary Taylor
August 25, 1941 — January 8, 2023
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 13, 2023, 10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2201 Airline Drive, Bossier.
Funeral Service: Friday, Jan. 13, 2023, 12:00-1:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2201 Airline Drive, Bossier.
Interment: Friday, Jan. 13, 2023, following service at Rose-Neath Cemetery, 5185 Swan Lake Road, Bossier.

Jean Tullis
March 23, 1930 — January 9, 2023
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 13, 2023, 9:00-10:00 a.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 943 Polk Street, Mansfield.
Funeral Service: Friday, Jan. 13, 2023, 10:00-11:00 a.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 943 Polk Street, Mansfield.
Interment: Friday, Jan. 13, 2023, 10:30-11:30 a.m. at Chreene Cemetery, Stanley.

John Henry Roberson
September 4, 1938 — January 7, 2023
Graveside Service: Friday, Jan. 13, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. at Line Creek Cemetery, Ida.

Mary J. ‘Jackie’ Dice
December 8, 1928 — January 8, 2023
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 13, 2023, 5:00-7:00 p.m. at Centuries Memorial Funeral Home, 8801 Mansfield Road, Shreveport.
Mass of Christian Burial: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, 1:00 p.m. at St. Mary of the Pines, 1050 Bert Kouns Industrial Loop, Shreveport.

Mattie Calep
June 6, 1932 — December 28, 2022
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 13, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-7:00 p.m. at Heavenly Gates, 1339 Jewell Street, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at Heavenly Gates, 1339 Jewell Street, Shreveport.
Interment: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, following service at Forest Park West Cemetery, Mt.

Barbara McKinney
December 7, 1960 — January 2, 2023
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 13, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m. at New Bethel MBC, Carver Cemetery.
Funeral Service: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at New Bethel MBC, 3300 Greenwood Road, Shreveport.
Interment: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, following service at Zion Rest Cemetery, Mr. Canaan.

Mattie Floyd Moore
May 31, 1947 — January 3, 2023
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 13, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m. at Mooringsport COGIC, 355 Brown Street, Mooringsport.
Wake: Friday, Jan. 13, 2023, 6:00 p.m. at Mooringsport COGIC, 355 Brown Street, Mooringsport.
Funeral Service: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at White Temple COGIC, Hollywood Avenue, Northwest La.
Interment: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, following service at Lincoln Memorial Cemetery, 6915 W 70th Street, Shreveport.

Beatrice Maxile
November 4, 1946 — January 7, 2023
Funeral Service: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at Galilee Baptist Church, 1500 Pierre Avenue, Shreveport.
Interment: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, following service at Lincoln Memorial Cemetery, 6915 W 70th Street, Shreveport.

Commie A. Holmon
October 26, 1946 — January 8, 2023
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 13, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. at Heavenly Gates, 1339 Jewell Street, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at Pleasant Hill Baptist Church, 4670 Lakeshore Drive, Shreveport.
Interment: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, following service at Lincoln Memorial Cemetery, 6915 W 70th Street, Shreveport.

Marlon Thomas, Sr.
August 17, 1967 — December 28, 2022
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 13, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m. at Heavenly Gates, 1339 Jewell Street, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, 1:00 p.m. at Magnolia Baptist Church, 1520 Abbie Street, Shreveport.
Interment: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, following service at Heavenly Gates, 1339 Jewell Street, Shreveport.

Jeremiah Kelly
February 16, 2003 — January 1, 2023
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 13, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-7:00 p.m. at Zion Baptist John H Wilson Center, 3038 Hollywood Avenue, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, 1:00 p.m. at Zion Baptist John H Wilson Center, 3038 Hollywood Avenue, Shreveport.
Interment: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, following service at Carver Cemetery, Kennie Road, Shreveport.

Rose Marie Fair
July 21, 1945 — January 4, 2023
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 13, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-7:00 p.m. at Heavenly Gates, 1339 Jewell Street, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, 1:00 p.m. at Trinity Baptist Church, 1500 Garden Street, Shreveport.
Interment: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, following service at Lincoln Memorial Cemetery, 6915 W 70th Street, Shreveport.

Anthony Harris
July 16, 1990 — January 5, 2023
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 13, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m. at Heavenly Gates, 1339 Jewell Street, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, 1:00 p.m. at Heavenly Gates, 1339 Jewell Street, Shreveport.
Interment: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, following service at Pleasant Hill Baptist Church, 110 Ford Road, Benton.

Earnest Gibson, Jr.
March 7, 1949 — December 31, 2022
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 13, 2023, 10:00 a.m.-5:30 p.m. at New Bethel MBC, 3300 Greenwood Road, Shreveport.
Graveside Service: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, 1:00 p.m. at Northwest Louisiana Veterans Cemetery, 7970 Mike Clark Road, Keithville.
Funeral Service: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, 4:00 p.m. at New Bethel MBC, Carver Cemetery.

Vicky Nichols Lalena
October 24, 1959 — January 7, 2023
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 13, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2500 Southside Drive, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Friday, Jan. 13, 2023, 12:00-1:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2500 Southside Drive, Shreveport.
Interment: Friday, Jan. 13, 2023, 1:30-2:30 p.m. at Forest Park West Cemetery, 4400 Meriwether Road, Shreveport.

Jonathon Offutt
November 2, 1982 — December 31, 2022
Memorial Service: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, 3:00-4:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 1815 Marshall Street, Shreveport.
Visitation: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, 4:00-5:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 1815 Marshall Street, Shreveport.

Robbie Jo Barnett Loe
September 18, 1933 — January 5, 2023
Visitation: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, 1:00-3:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 1680 1st Street, Arcadia.
Funeral Service: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, 3:00-4:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 1680 1st Street, Arcadia.
Interment: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, following service at Bear Creek Cemetery, Bryceland.

Charles ‘Everett’ Newnam
June 10, 1945 — December 30, 2022
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 13, 2023, 10:00-11:00 a.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 1815 Marshall Street, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Friday, Jan. 13, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 1815 Marshall Street, Shreveport.
Interment: Friday, Jan. 13, 2023, following service at Forest Park West Cemetery, 4400 Meriwether Road, Shreveport.

The Honorable Hazel Fain Tilley Beard
September 16, 1930 — December 26, 2022
Public Reception: Sunday, Jan. 15, 2023, 2:00-4:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2500 Southside Drive, Shreveport.

Ronald ‘Ronnie’ Patrick Watson
July 16, 1937 — December 28, 2022
Memorial Service: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, 1:00-2:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2201 Airline Drive, Bossier.

William E. Glezen
November 14, 1929 — December 23, 2022
Visitation: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, 1:00-2:00 p.m. at Centuries Memorial Funeral Home, 8801 Mansfield Road, Shreveport.
Celebration of Life: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, 2:00 p.m. at Centuries Memorial Funeral Home, 8801 Mansfield Road, Shreveport.

William Marshall ‘Bill’ McCutcheon
September 8, 1951 — October 24, 2022
Memorial Gathering: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, 10:00-11:00 a.m. at North Highlands United Methodist Church, 835 Poleman Road, Shreveport.

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Notice of Death – January 11, 2023

Nancy Harper Harrell
August 3, 1961 — January 7, 2023
Family Hour: Friday, Jan. 13, 2023, 6:00-8:00 p.m. at Paradise Baptist Church, 1706 Hollywood Avenue, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at Paradise Baptist Church, 1706 Hollywood Avenue, Shreveport.
Interment: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, following service at Lincoln Memorial Park Cemetery, 6915 W. 70th Street, Shreveport.

Johnny Ray ‘Goofball’ Elkins
September 20, 1941 — January 9, 2023
Visitation: Tuesday, Jan. 17, 2023, 1:00-4:00 p.m. at Forest Park Funeral Home, 1201 Louisiana Avenue, Shreveport.

Bertie May Benton Dean
May 24, 1940 — December 31, 2022
Viewing: Thursday, Jan. 12, 2023, 1:00-5:00 p.m. at Winnfield Funeral Home, 3701 Hollywood Avenue, Shreveport.
Family Hour: Thursday, Jan. 12, 2023, 5:00-7:00 p.m. at Winnfield Funeral Home, 3701 Hollywood Avenue, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Friday, Jan. 13, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at Winnfield Funeral Home, 3701 Hollywood Avenue, Shreveport.
Interment: Friday, Jan. 13, 2023, following service at Northwest Louisiana Veterans Cemetery, 7970 Mike Clark Road, Keithville.

Sandra Joyce Benjamin
January 26, 1961 — January 1, 2023
Viewing: Friday, Jan. 13, 2023, 12:00-5:00 p.m. at Winnfield Funeral Home, 3701 Hollywood Avenue, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, 10:00 a.m. at Winnfield Funeral Home, 3701 Hollywood Avenue, Shreveport.

Abigail Monette
August 1, 1959 — January 5, 2023
Viewing: Friday, Jan. 13, 2023, 1:00-5:00 p.m. at Winnfield Funeral Home, 3701 Hollywood Avenue, Shreveport.
Family Hour: Friday, Jan. 13, 2023, 6:00-8:00 p.m. at Winnfield Funeral Home, 3701 Hollywood Avenue, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, 10:00 a.m. at St. Mary of the Pines Church, 1050 Bert Kouns Industrial Loop, Shreveport.
Interment: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, following service at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church Cemetery, 423 Hwy. 495, Cloutierville.

James Jones, Jr.
August 1, 1939 — January 6, 2023
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 13, 2023, 12:00-5:00 p.m. at Winnfield Funeral Home, 3701 Hollywood Avenue, Shreveport.
Memorial Service: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at Winnfield Funeral Home, 3701 Hollywood Avenue, Shreveport.

Mike Baker
November 11, 1990 — January 7, 2023
Viewing: Friday, Jan. 13, 2023, 1:00-5:00 p.m. at Winnfield Funeral Home, 3701 Hollywood Avenue, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, 1:00 p.m. at Winnfield Funeral Home, 3701 Hollywood Avenue, Shreveport.
Interment: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, following service at Lincoln Memorial Park Cemetery, 6915 W. 70th Street, Shreveport.

Margaret Marie Ester Parish
December 7, 1941 — January 8, 2023
Memorial Service: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, 1:00 p.m. at Winnfield Funeral Home, 3701 Hollywood Avenue, Shreveport.

Jane Richards
June 24, 1950 — January 6, 2023
Memorial Service: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, 10:00 a.m. at St. Joseph Catholic Church, 204 Patton Street, Shreveport.

James Dewey Hood
November 17, 1933 — December 20, 2022
Visitation: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, 10:00-11:15 p.m. at St. Margaret Catholic Church, E 2nd Street, Homer.
Memorial Service: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. at St. Margaret Catholic Church, E 2nd Street, Homer.
Interment: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, 12:30-1:30 p.m. at Arlington Cemetery of Homer, Beardsley Avenue, Homer.

Carolyn Jean Tucker Grimsley
July 6, 1949 — January 3, 2023
Memorial Service: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, 9:00-10:00 a.m. at Northpoint Community Church, 4204 Airline Drive, Bossier.

Janice S. Allison
November 20, 1948 — January 10, 2023
Graveside Service: Friday, Jan. 13, 2023, 2:00-2:30 p.m. at Pleasant Valley Cemetery, Minden.

Kristopher Trammel Lewis
June 23, 1978 — December 31, 2022
Funeral Service: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at Praise Temple FGBC, 4725 Greenwood Road, Shreveport.

Nancy Harper Harrell
August 3, 1961 — January 7, 2023
Funeral Service: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at Parade Baptist Church, 1706 Hollywood Avenue, Shreveport.

Elizabeth McLoyd Harmon Averitt
November 19, 1960 — January 7, 2023
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 13, 2023, 1:30-2:00 p.m. at Forest Park Funeral Home, 1201 Louisiana Avenue, Shreveport.
Graveside Service: Friday, Jan. 13, 2023, 2:30 p.m. at Forest Park East Cemetery, 3700 St. Vincent Avenue, Shreveport.

LaVonne Kay (Swartz) Arndt
October 14, 1945 — January 8, 2023
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 13, 2023, 10:00-11:00 a.m. at Forest Park Funeral Home, 1201 Louisiana Avenue, Shreveport.

Willie B. Harris
February 15, 1952 — January 7, 2023
Graveside Service: Thursday, Jan. 12, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at Northwest Louisiana Veterans Cemetery, 7970 Mike Clark Road, Keithville.

Joseph Hickman
January 5, 1942 — January 7, 2023
Viewing: Thursday, Jan. 12, 2023, 1:00-5:00 p.m. at Precious Memories Mortuary Chapel, 4017 Greenwood Road, Shreveport.
Celebration of Life: Friday, Jan. 13, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at Trinity Baptist Church, 1500 Garden Street, Shreveport.

Helen Marie (Caldwell) Bell
April 19, 1926 — January 6, 2023
Viewing: Friday, Jan. 13, 2023, 1:00-4:00 p.m. at Precious Memories Mortuary Chapel, 4017 Greenwood Road, Shreveport.
Family Hour: Friday, Jan. 13, 2023, 5:00-7:00 p.m. at Shadows of The Cross Church, 4140 Greenwood Road, Shreveport.
Celebration of Life: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at Peaceful Rest Baptist Church, 8200 St. Vincent Avenue, Shreveport.

Henry Marston Hearne
November 26, 1939 — January 8, 2023
Graveside Service: Thursday, Jan. 12, 2023, 3:00 p.m. at Forest Park Cemetery, Shreveport.

Truby Gay Denham Colvin
May 4, 1936 — January 7, 2023
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 13, 2023, 6:00-8:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2500 Southside Drive, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2500 Southside Drive, Shreveport.
Interment: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, 2:00-3:00 p.m. at Colvin-Barmore Cemetery Unionville, 6598 LA-822, Dubach.

Jo Ann Mary Taylor
August 25, 1941 — January 8, 2023
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 13, 2023, 10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2201 Airline Drive, Bossier.
Funeral Service: Friday, Jan. 13, 2023, 12:00-1:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2201 Airline Drive, Bossier.
Interment: Friday, Jan. 13, 2023, following service at Rose-Neath Cemetery, 5185 Swan Lake Road, Bossier.

Jean Tullis
March 23, 1930 — January 9, 2023
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 13, 2023, 9:00-10:00 a.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 943 Polk Street, Mansfield.
Funeral Service: Friday, Jan. 13, 2023, 10:00-11:00 a.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 943 Polk Street, Mansfield.
Interment: Friday, Jan. 13, 2023, 10:30-11:30 a.m. at Chreene Cemetery, Stanley.

John Henry Roberson
September 4, 1938 — January 7, 2023
Visitation: Thursday, Jan. 12, 2023, 4:00-6:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2500 Southside Drive, Shreveport.
Graveside Service: Friday, Jan. 13, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. at Line Creek Cemetery, Ida.

Lois Marie McAvoy
October 6, 1934 — January 7, 2023
Visitation: Thursday, Jan. 12, 2023, 10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2201 Airline Drive, Bossier.
Funeral Service: Thursday, Jan. 12, 2023, 12:00-1:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2201 Airline Drive, Bossier.
Interment: Thursday, Jan. 12, 2023, 2:00-3:00 p.m. at Northwest Louisiana Veterans Cemetery, 7970 Mike Clark Road, Keithville.

Mary Ellen Burr
July 29, 1931 — January 9, 2023
Visitation: Thursday, Jan. 12, 2023, 10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. at Logansport Missionary Baptist Church, 1203 Main Street, Logansport.
Funeral Service: Thursday, Jan. 12, 2023, 12:00-1:00 p.m. at Logansport Missionary Baptist Church, 1203 Main Street, Logansport.
Interment: Thursday, Jan. 12, 2023, 1:30-2:30 p.m. at Old Union Cemetery, Benson.

Verla Ardell Hutchison
March 8, 1926 — January 9, 2023
Funeral Service: Thursday, Jan. 12, 2023, 10:00-11:00 a.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2500 Southside Drive, Shreveport.
Interment: Thursday, Jan. 12, 2023, 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. at Forest Park West Cemetery, 4400 Meriwether Road, Shreveport.

Mary J. ‘Jackie’ Dice
December 8, 1928 — January 8, 2023
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 13, 2023, 5:00-7:00 p.m. at Centuries Memorial Funeral Home, 8801 Mansfield Road, Shreveport.
Mass of Christian Burial: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, 1:00 p.m. at St. Mary of the Pines, 1050 Bert Kouns Industrial Loop, Shreveport.

Larry Clark
November 22, 1956 — December 25, 2022
Graveside Service: Thursday, Jan. 12, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at Northwest Louisiana Veterans Cemetery, 7970 Mike Clark Road, Keithville.

Patricia Williams
April 3, 1954 — January 4, 2023
Graveside Service: Thursday, Jan. 12, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at Lincoln Memorial Cemetery, 6915 W 70th Street, Shreveport.

Jamie Smith
April 9, 1949 — January 2, 2023
Graveside Service: Thursday, Jan. 12, 2023, 12:00 p.m. at Northwest Louisiana Veterans Cemetery, 7970 Mike Clark Road, Keithville.

Lula Jefferson
September 23, 1932 — January 4, 2023
Graveside Service: Thursday, Jan. 12, 2023, 1:00 p.m. at Northwest Louisiana Veterans Cemetery, 7970 Mike Clark Road, Keithville.

Mattie Calep
June 6, 1932 — December 28, 2022
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 13, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-7:00 p.m. at Heavenly Gates, 1339 Jewell Street, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at Heavenly Gates, 1339 Jewell Street, Shreveport.
Interment: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, following service at Forest Park West Cemetery, Mt.

Barbara McKinney
December 7, 1960 — January 2, 2023
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 13, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m. at New Bethel MBC, Carver Cemetery.
Funeral Service: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at New Bethel MBC, 3300 Greenwood Road, Shreveport.
Interment: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, following service at Zion Rest Cemetery, Mr. Canaan.

Mattie Floyd Moore
May 31, 1947 — January 3, 2023
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 13, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m. at Mooringsport COGIC, 355 Brown Street, Mooringsport.
Wake: Friday, Jan. 13, 2023, 6:00 p.m. at Mooringsport COGIC, 355 Brown Street, Mooringsport.
Funeral Service: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at White Temple COGIC, Hollywood Avenue, Northwest La.
Interment: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, following service at Lincoln Memorial Cemetery, 6915 W 70th Street, Shreveport.

Beatrice Maxile
November 4, 1946 — January 7, 2023
Funeral Service: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at Galilee Baptist Church, 1500 Pierre Avenue, Shreveport.
Interment: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, following service at Lincoln Memorial Cemetery, 6915 W 70th Street, Shreveport.

Commie A. Holmon
October 26, 1946 — January 8, 2023
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 13, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. at Heavenly Gates, 1339 Jewell Street, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at Pleasant Hill Baptist Church, 4670 Lakeshore Drive, Shreveport.
Interment: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, following service at Lincoln Memorial Cemetery, 6915 W 70th Street, Shreveport.

Marlon Thomas, Sr.
August 17, 1967 — December 28, 2022
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 13, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m. at Heavenly Gates, 1339 Jewell Street, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, 1:00 p.m. at Magnolia Baptist Church, 1520 Abbie Street, Shreveport.
Interment: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, following service at Heavenly Gates, 1339 Jewell Street, Shreveport.

Jeremiah Kelly
February 16, 2003 — January 1, 2023
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 13, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-7:00 p.m. at Zion Baptist John H Wilson Center, 3038 Hollywood Avenue, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, 1:00 p.m. at Zion Baptist John H Wilson Center, 3038 Hollywood Avenue, Shreveport.
Interment: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, following service at Carver Cemetery, Kennie Road, Shreveport.

Rose Marie Fair
July 21, 1945 — January 4, 2023
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 13, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-7:00 p.m. at Heavenly Gates, 1339 Jewell Street, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, 1:00 p.m. at Trinity Baptist Church, 1500 Garden Street, Shreveport.
Interment: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, following service at Lincoln Memorial Cemetery, 6915 W 70th Street, Shreveport.

Anthony Harris
July 16, 1990 — January 5, 2023
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 13, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m. at Heavenly Gates, 1339 Jewell Street, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, 1:00 p.m. at Heavenly Gates, 1339 Jewell Street, Shreveport.
Interment: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, following service at Pleasant Hill Baptist Church, 110 Ford Road, Benton.

Earnest Gibson, Jr.
March 7, 1949 — December 31, 2022
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 13, 2023, 10:00 a.m.-5:30 p.m. at New Bethel MBC, 3300 Greenwood Road, Shreveport.
Graveside Service: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, 1:00 p.m. at Northwest Louisiana Veterans Cemetery, 7970 Mike Clark Road, Keithville.
Funeral Service: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, 4:00 p.m. at New Bethel MBC, Carver Cemetery.

Harriet Fowler Destiche
September 28, 1925 — January 6, 2023
Cemetery Committal Service: Thursday, Jan. 12, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at Forest Park Cemetery, 3700 St. Vincent Avenue, Shreveport.

Vicky Nichols Lalena
October 24, 1959 — January 7, 2023
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 13, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2500 Southside Drive, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Friday, Jan. 13, 2023, 12:00-1:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2500 Southside Drive, Shreveport.
Interment: Friday, Jan. 13, 2023, 1:30-2:30 p.m. at Forest Park West Cemetery, 4400 Meriwether Road, Shreveport.

Jonathon Offutt
November 2, 1982 — December 31, 2022
Memorial Service: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, 3:00-4:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 1815 Marshall Street, Shreveport.
Visitation: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, 4:00-5:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 1815 Marshall Street, Shreveport.

Julian Ross Lawrence
May 28, 1980 — November 28, 2022
Mass: Thursday, Jan. 12, 2023, 3:30-4:30 p.m. at St. John Berchmans Cathedral, 939 Jordan Street, Shreveport.

Robbie Jo Barnett Loe
September 18, 1933 — January 5, 2023
Visitation: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, 1:00-3:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 1680 1st Street, Arcadia.
Funeral Service: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, 3:00-4:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 1680 1st Street, Arcadia.
Interment: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, following service at Bear Creek Cemetery, Bryceland.

Charles ‘Everett’ Newnam
June 10, 1945 — December 30, 2022
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 13, 2023, 10:00-11:00 a.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 1815 Marshall Street, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Friday, Jan. 13, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 1815 Marshall Street, Shreveport.
Interment: Friday, Jan. 13, 2023, following service at Forest Park West Cemetery, 4400 Meriwether Road, Shreveport.

The Honorable Hazel Fain Tilley Beard
September 16, 1930 — December 26, 2022
Public Reception: Sunday, Jan. 15, 2023, 2:00-4:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2500 Southside Drive, Shreveport.

Ronald ‘Ronnie’ Patrick Watson
July 16, 1937 — December 28, 2022
Memorial Service: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, 1:00-2:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2201 Airline Drive, Bossier.

William E. Glezen
November 14, 1929 — December 23, 2022
Visitation: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, 1:00-2:00 p.m. at Centuries Memorial Funeral Home, 8801 Mansfield Road, Shreveport.
Celebration of Life: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, 2:00 p.m. at Centuries Memorial Funeral Home, 8801 Mansfield Road, Shreveport.

William Marshall ‘Bill’ McCutcheon
September 8, 1951 — October 24, 2022
Memorial Gathering: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, 10:00-11:00 a.m. at North Highlands United Methodist Church, 835 Poleman Road, Shreveport.

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Notice of Death – January 10, 2023

Kristopher Trammel Lewis
June 23, 1978 — December 31, 2022
Funeral Service: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at Praise Temple FGBC, 4725 Greenwood Road, Shreveport.

Nancy Harper Harrell
August 3, 1961 — January 7, 2023
Funeral Service: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at Parade Baptist Church, 1706 Hollywood Avenue, Shreveport.

Elizabeth McLoyd Harmon Averitt
November 19, 1960 — January 7, 2023
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 13, 2023, 1:30-2:00 p.m. at Forest Park Funeral Home, 1201 Louisiana Avenue, Shreveport.
Graveside Service: Friday, Jan. 13, 2023, 2:30 p.m. at Forest Park East Cemetery, 3700 St. Vincent Avenue, Shreveport.

LaVonne Kay (Swartz) Arndt
October 14, 1945 — January 8, 2023
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 13, 2023, 10:00-11:00 a.m. at Forest Park Funeral Home, 1201 Louisiana Avenue, Shreveport.

James Harrison
May 22, 1948 — January 8, 2023
Funeral Service: Wednesday, Jan. 11, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at Aulds Funeral Home Chapel, 7849 East Kings Highway, Shreveport.

Willie B. Harris
February 15, 1952 — January 7, 2023
Viewing: Wednesday, Jan. 11, 2023, 1:00-5:00 p.m. at Precious Memories Mortuary Chapel, 4017 Greenwood Road, Shreveport.
Graveside Service: Thursday, Jan. 12, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at Northwest Louisiana Veterans Cemetery, 7970 Mike Clark Road, Keithville.

Joseph Hickman
January 5, 1942 — January 7, 2023
Viewing: Thursday, Jan. 12, 2023, 1:00-5:00 p.m. at Precious Memories Mortuary Chapel, 4017 Greenwood Road, Shreveport.
Celebration of Life: Friday, Jan. 13, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at Trinity Baptist Church, 1500 Garden Street, Shreveport.

Helen Marie (Caldwell) Bell
April 19, 1926 — January 6, 2023
Viewing: Friday, Jan. 13, 2023, 1:00-4:00 p.m. at Precious Memories Mortuary Chapel, 4017 Greenwood Road, Shreveport.
Family Hour: Friday, Jan. 13, 2023, 5:00-7:00 p.m. at Shadows of The Cross Church, 4140 Greenwood Road, Shreveport.
Celebration of Life: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at Peaceful Rest Baptist Church, 8200 St. Vincent Avenue, Shreveport.

Henry Marston Hearne
November 26, 1939 — January 8, 2023
Graveside Service: Thursday, Jan. 12, 2023, 3:00 p.m. at Forest Park Cemetery, Shreveport.

Truby Gay Denham Colvin
May 4, 1936 — January 7, 2023
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 13, 2023, 6:00-8:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2500 Southside Drive, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2500 Southside Drive, Shreveport.
Interment: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, 2:00-3:00 p.m. at Colvin-Barmore Cemetery Unionville, 6598 LA-822, Dubach.

Jo Ann Mary Taylor
August 25, 1941 — January 8, 2023
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 13, 2023, 10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2201 Airline Drive, Bossier.
Funeral Service: Friday, Jan. 13, 2023, 12:00-1:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2201 Airline Drive, Bossier.
Interment: Friday, Jan. 13, 2023, following service at Rose-Neath Cemetery, 5185 Swan Lake Road, Bossier.

Jean Tullis
March 23, 1930 — January 9, 2023
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 13, 2023, 9:00-10:00 a.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 943 Polk Street, Mansfield.
Funeral Service: Friday, Jan. 13, 2023, 10:00-11:00 a.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 943 Polk Street, Mansfield.
Interment: Friday, Jan. 13, 2023, 10:30-11:30 a.m. at Chreene Cemetery, Stanley.

John Henry Roberson
September 4, 1938 — January 7, 2023
Visitation: Thursday, Jan. 12, 2023, 4:00-6:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2500 Southside Drive, Shreveport.
Graveside Service: Friday, Jan. 13, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. at Line Creek Cemetery, Ida.

Lois Marie McAvoy
October 6, 1934 — January 7, 2023
Visitation: Thursday, Jan. 12, 2023, 10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2201 Airline Drive, Bossier.
Funeral Service: Thursday, Jan. 12, 2023, 12:00-1:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2201 Airline Drive, Bossier.
Interment: Thursday, Jan. 12, 2023, 2:00-3:00 p.m. at Northwest Louisiana Veterans Cemetery, 7970 Mike Clark Road, Keithville.

Mary Ellen Burr
July 29, 1931 — January 9, 2023
Visitation: Thursday, Jan. 12, 2023, 10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. at Logansport Missionary Baptist Church, 1203 Main Street, Logansport.
Funeral Service: Thursday, Jan. 12, 2023, 12:00-1:00 p.m. at Logansport Missionary Baptist Church, 1203 Main Street, Logansport.
Interment: Thursday, Jan. 12, 2023, 1:30-2:30 p.m. at Old Union Cemetery, Benson.

Verla Ardell Hutchison
March 8, 1926 — January 9, 2023
Visitation: Wednesday, Jan. 11, 2023, 5:00-7:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2500 Southside Drive, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Thursday, Jan. 12, 2023, 10:00-11:00 a.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2500 Southside Drive, Shreveport.
Interment: Thursday, Jan. 12, 2023, 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. at Forest Park West Cemetery, 4400 Meriwether Road, Shreveport.

Mary J. ‘Jackie’ Dice
December 8, 1928 — January 8, 2023
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 13, 2023, 5:00-7:00 p.m. at Centuries Memorial Funeral Home, 8801 Mansfield Road, Shreveport.
Mass of Christian Burial: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, 1:00 p.m. at St. Mary of the Pines, 1050 Bert Kouns Industrial Loop, Shreveport.

Larry Clark
November 22, 1956 — December 25, 2022
Visitation: Wednesday, Jan. 11, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m. at New Bethel MBC, 3300 Greenwood Road, Shreveport.
Wake: Wednesday, Jan. 11, 2023, 6:00 p.m. at New Bethel MBC, 3300 Greenwood Road, Shreveport.
Graveside Service: Thursday, Jan. 12, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at Northwest Louisiana Veterans Cemetery, 7970 Mike Clark Road, Keithville.

Patricia Williams
April 3, 1954 — January 4, 2023
Visitation: Wednesday, Jan. 11, 2023, 10:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. at Heavenly Gates, 1339 Jewell Street, Shreveport.
Graveside Service: Thursday, Jan. 12, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at Lincoln Memorial Cemetery, 6915 W 70th Street, Shreveport.

Jamie Smith
April 9, 1949 — January 2, 2023
Visitation: Wednesday, Jan. 11, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m. at Heavenly Gates, 1339 Jewell Street, Shreveport.
Graveside Service: Thursday, Jan. 12, 2023, 12:00 p.m. at Northwest Louisiana Veterans Cemetery, 7970 Mike Clark Road, Keithville.

Lula Jefferson
September 23, 1932 — January 4, 2023
Visitation: Wednesday, Jan. 11, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. at Heavenly Gates, 1339 Jewell Street, Shreveport.
Graveside Service: Thursday, Jan. 12, 2023, 1:00 p.m. at Northwest Louisiana Veterans Cemetery, 7970 Mike Clark Road, Keithville.

Mattie Calep
June 6, 1932 — December 28, 2022
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 13, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-7:00 p.m. at Heavenly Gates, 1339 Jewell Street, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at Heavenly Gates, 1339 Jewell Street, Shreveport.
Interment: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, following service at Forest Park West Cemetery, Mt.

Barbara McKinney
December 7, 1960 — January 2, 2023
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 13, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m. at New Bethel MBC, Carver Cemetery.
Funeral Service: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at New Bethel MBC, 3300 Greenwood Road, Shreveport.
Interment: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, following service at Zion Rest Cemetery, Mr. Canaan.

Mattie Floyd Moore
May 31, 1947 — January 3, 2023
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 13, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m. at Mooringsport COGIC, 355 Brown Street, Mooringsport.
Wake: Friday, Jan. 13, 2023, 6:00 p.m. at Mooringsport COGIC, 355 Brown Street, Mooringsport.
Funeral Service: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at White Temple COGIC, Hollywood Avenue, Northwest La.
Interment: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, following service at Lincoln Memorial Cemetery, 6915 W 70th Street, Shreveport.

Beatrice Maxile
November 4, 1946 — January 7, 2023
Funeral Service: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at Galilee Baptist Church, 1500 Pierre Avenue, Shreveport.
Interment: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, following service at Lincoln Memorial Cemetery, 6915 W 70th Street, Shreveport.

Commie A. Holmon
October 26, 1946 — January 8, 2023
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 13, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. at Heavenly Gates, 1339 Jewell Street, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at Pleasant Hill Baptist Church, 4670 Lakeshore Drive, Shreveport.
Interment: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, following service at Lincoln Memorial Cemetery, 6915 W 70th Street, Shreveport.

Marlon Thomas, Sr.
August 17, 1967 — December 28, 2022
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 13, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m. at Heavenly Gates, 1339 Jewell Street, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, 1:00 p.m. at Magnolia Baptist Church, 1520 Abbie Street, Shreveport.
Interment: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, following service at Heavenly Gates, 1339 Jewell Street, Shreveport.

Jeremiah Kelly
February 16, 2003 — January 1, 2023
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 13, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-7:00 p.m. at Zion Baptist John H Wilson Center, 3038 Hollywood Avenue, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, 1:00 p.m. at Zion Baptist John H Wilson Center, 3038 Hollywood Avenue, Shreveport.
Interment: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, following service at Carver Cemetery, Kennie Road, Shreveport.

Rose Marie Fair
July 21, 1945 — January 4, 2023
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 13, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-7:00 p.m. at Heavenly Gates, 1339 Jewell Street, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, 1:00 p.m. at Trinity Baptist Church, 1500 Garden Street, Shreveport.
Interment: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, following service at Lincoln Memorial Cemetery, 6915 W 70th Street, Shreveport.

Anthony Harris
July 16, 1990 — January 5, 2023
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 13, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m. at Heavenly Gates, 1339 Jewell Street, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, 1:00 p.m. at Heavenly Gates, 1339 Jewell Street, Shreveport.
Interment: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, following service at Pleasant Hill Baptist Church, 110 Ford Road, Benton.

Earnest Gibson, Jr.
March 7, 1949 — December 31, 2022
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 13, 2023, 10:00 a.m.-5:30 p.m. at New Bethel MBC, 3300 Greenwood Road, Shreveport.
Graveside Service: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, 1:00 p.m. at Northwest Louisiana Veterans Cemetery, 7970 Mike Clark Road, Keithville.
Funeral Service: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, 4:00 p.m. at New Bethel MBC, Carver Cemetery.

Harriet Fowler Destiche
September 28, 1925 — January 6, 2023
Cemetery Committal Service: Thursday, Jan. 12, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at Forest Park Cemetery, 3700 St. Vincent Avenue, Shreveport.

Vicky Nichols Lalena
October 24, 1959 — January 7, 2023
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 13, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2500 Southside Drive, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Friday, Jan. 13, 2023, 12:00-1:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2500 Southside Drive, Shreveport.
Interment: Friday, Jan. 13, 2023, 1:30-2:30 p.m. at Forest Park West Cemetery, 4400 Meriwether Road, Shreveport.

Judge Billy Ross Robinson
March 13, 1928 — January 8, 2023
Visitation: Wednesday, Jan. 11, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m. at First Bossier, 2810 E Texas Street, Bossier.
Funeral Service: Wednesday, Jan. 11, 2023, 1:00-2:00 p.m. at First Bossier, 2810 E Texas Street, Bossier.
Interment: Wednesday, Jan. 11, 2023, following service at Rose-Neath Cemetery, 5185 Swan Lake Road, Bossier.

Alfred ‘Doug’ Garrett
August 7, 1931 — January 6, 2023
Visitation: Wednesday, Jan. 11, 2023, 10:00-11:00 a.m. at First Baptist Church of Logansport, 1009 Gum Street, Logansport.
Funeral Service: Wednesday, Jan. 11, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. at First Baptist Church of Logansport, 1009 Gum Street, Logansport.
Interment: Wednesday, Jan. 11, 2023, 12:30-1:30 p.m. at O. E. Price Cemetery, Old Mansfield Road, Logansport.

Mary Jane Gray
January 1, 1932 — January 7, 2023
Funeral Service: Wednesday, Jan. 11, 2023, 10:00-11:00 a.m. at Heflin Baptist Church, 143 S Church Street, Heflin.
Interment: Wednesday, Jan. 11, 2023, 11:30 a.m.-12:00 p.m. at Bisteneau Cemetery, 195 Bisteneau Crossing, Heflin.

Lelon ‘Buddy’ Griggs, Jr.
March 16, 1950 — January 8, 2023
Graveside Service: Wednesday, Jan. 11, 2023, 2:00-3:00 p.m. at Roselawn Memorial Gardens, Calhoun.

Jonathon Offutt
November 2, 1982 — December 31, 2022
Memorial Service: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, 3:00-4:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 1815 Marshall Street, Shreveport.
Visitation: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, 4:00-5:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 1815 Marshall Street, Shreveport.

Julian Ross Lawrence
May 28, 1980 — November 28, 2022
Visitation: Wednesday, Jan. 11, 2023, 6:00-8:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2201 Airline Drive, Bossier.
Mass: Thursday, Jan. 12, 2023, 3:30-4:30 p.m. at St. John Berchmans Cathedral, 939 Jordan Street, Shreveport.

Robbie Jo Barnett Loe
September 18, 1933 — January 5, 2023
Visitation: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, 1:00-3:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 1680 1st Street, Arcadia.
Funeral Service: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, 3:00-4:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 1680 1st Street, Arcadia.
Interment: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, following service at Bear Creek Cemetery, Bryceland.

Charles ‘Everett’ Newnam
June 10, 1945 — December 30, 2022
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 13, 2023, 10:00-11:00 a.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 1815 Marshall Street, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Friday, Jan. 13, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 1815 Marshall Street, Shreveport.
Interment: Friday, Jan. 13, 2023, following service at Forest Park West Cemetery, 4400 Meriwether Road, Shreveport.

The Honorable Hazel Fain Tilley Beard
September 16, 1930 — December 26, 2022
Public Reception: Sunday, Jan. 15, 2023, 2:00-4:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2500 Southside Drive, Shreveport.

Bertie May Benton Dean
May 24, 1940 — December 31, 2022
Viewing: Thursday, Jan. 12, 2023, 1:00-5:00 p.m. at Winnfield Funeral Home, 3701 Hollywood Avenue, Shreveport.
Family Hour: Thursday, Jan. 12, 2023, 5:00-7:00 p.m. at Winnfield Funeral Home, 3701 Hollywood Avenue, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Friday, Jan. 13, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at Winnfield Funeral Home, 3701 Hollywood Avenue, Shreveport.
Interment: Friday, Jan. 13, 2023, following service at Northwest Louisiana Veterans Cemetery, 7970 Mike Clark Road, Keithville.

Ronald ‘Ronnie’ Patrick Watson
July 16, 1937 — December 28, 2022
Memorial Service: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, 1:00-2:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2201 Airline Drive, Bossier.

William E. Glezen
November 14, 1929 — December 23, 2022
Visitation: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, 1:00-2:00 p.m. at Centuries Memorial Funeral Home, 8801 Mansfield Road, Shreveport.
Celebration of Life: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, 2:00 p.m. at Centuries Memorial Funeral Home, 8801 Mansfield Road, Shreveport.

William Marshall ‘Bill’ McCutcheon
September 8, 1951 — October 24, 2022
Memorial Gathering: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, 10:00-11:00 a.m. at North Highlands United Methodist Church, 835 Poleman Road, Shreveport.

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Notice of Death – January 9, 2023

Mary J. ‘Jackie’ Dice
December 8, 1928 — January 8, 2023
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 13, 2023, 5:00-7:00 p.m. at Centuries Memorial Funeral Home, 8801 Mansfield Road, Shreveport.
Mass of Christian Burial: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, 1:00 p.m. at St. Mary of the Pines, 1050 Bert Kouns Industrial Loop, Shreveport.

Larry Clark
November 22, 1956 — December 25, 2022
Visitation: Wednesday, Jan. 11, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m. at New Bethel MBC, 3300 Greenwood Road, Shreveport.
Wake: Wednesday, Jan. 11, 2023, 6:00 p.m. at New Bethel MBC, 3300 Greenwood Road, Shreveport.
Graveside Service: Thursday, Jan. 12, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at Northwest Louisiana Veterans Cemetery, 7970 Mike Clark Road, Keithville.

Patricia Williams
April 3, 1954 — January 4, 2023
Visitation: Wednesday, Jan. 11, 2023, 10:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. at Heavenly Gates, 1339 Jewell Street, Shreveport.
Graveside Service: Thursday, Jan. 12, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at Lincoln Memorial Cemetery, 6915 W 70th Street, Shreveport.

Jamie Smith
April 9, 1949 — January 2, 2023
Visitation: Wednesday, Jan. 11, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m. at Heavenly Gates, 1339 Jewell Street, Shreveport.
Graveside Service: Thursday, Jan. 12, 2023, 12:00 p.m. at Northwest Louisiana Veterans Cemetery, 7970 Mike Clark Road, Keithville.

Lula Jefferson
September 23, 1932 — January 4, 2023
Visitation: Wednesday, Jan. 11, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. at Heavenly Gates, 1339 Jewell Street, Shreveport.
Graveside Service: Thursday, Jan. 12, 2023, 1:00 p.m. at Northwest Louisiana Veterans Cemetery, 7970 Mike Clark Road, Keithville.

Mattie Calep
June 6, 1932 — December 28, 2022
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 13, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-7:00 p.m. at Heavenly Gates, 1339 Jewell Street, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at Heavenly Gates, 1339 Jewell Street, Shreveport.
Interment: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, following service at Forest Park West Cemetery, Mt.

Barbara McKinney
December 7, 1960 — January 2, 2023
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 13, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m. at New Bethel MBC, Carver Cemetery.
Funeral Service: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at New Bethel MBC, 3300 Greenwood Road, Shreveport.
Interment: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, following service at Zion Rest Cemetery, Mr. Canaan.

Mattie Floyd Moore
May 31, 1947 — January 3, 2023
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 13, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m. at Mooringsport COGIC, 355 Brown Street, Mooringsport.
Wake: Friday, Jan. 13, 2023, 6:00 p.m. at Mooringsport COGIC, 355 Brown Street, Mooringsport.
Funeral Service: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at White Temple COGIC, Hollywood Avenue, Northwest La.
Interment: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, following service at Lincoln Memorial Cemetery, 6915 W 70th Street, Shreveport.

Beatrice Maxile
November 4, 1946 — January 7, 2023
Funeral Service: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at Galilee Baptist Church, 1500 Pierre Avenue, Shreveport.
Interment: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, following service at Lincoln Memorial Cemetery, 6915 W 70th Street, Shreveport.

Commie A. Holmon
October 26, 1946 — January 8, 2023
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 13, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. at Heavenly Gates, 1339 Jewell Street, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at Pleasant Hill Baptist Church, 4670 Lakeshore Drive, Shreveport.
Interment: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, following service at Lincoln Memorial Cemetery, 6915 W 70th Street, Shreveport.

Marlon Thomas, Sr.
August 17, 1967 — December 28, 2022
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 13, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m. at Heavenly Gates, 1339 Jewell Street, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, 1:00 p.m. at Magnolia Baptist Church, 1520 Abbie Street, Shreveport.
Interment: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, following service at Heavenly Gates, 1339 Jewell Street, Shreveport.

Jeremiah Kelly
February 16, 2003 — January 1, 2023
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 13, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-7:00 p.m. at Zion Baptist John H Wilson Center, 3038 Hollywood Avenue, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, 1:00 p.m. at Zion Baptist John H Wilson Center, 3038 Hollywood Avenue, Shreveport.
Interment: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, following service at Carver Cemetery, Kennie Road, Shreveport.

Rose Marie Fair
July 21, 1945 — January 4, 2023
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 13, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-7:00 p.m. at Heavenly Gates, 1339 Jewell Street, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, 1:00 p.m. at Trinity Baptist Church, 1500 Garden Street, Shreveport.
Interment: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, following service at Lincoln Memorial Cemetery, 6915 W 70th Street, Shreveport.

Anthony Harris
July 16, 1990 — January 5, 2023
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 13, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m. at Heavenly Gates, 1339 Jewell Street, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, 1:00 p.m. at Heavenly Gates, 1339 Jewell Street, Shreveport.
Interment: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, following service at Pleasant Hill Baptist Church, 110 Ford Road, Benton.

Earnest Gibson, Jr.
March 7, 1949 — December 31, 2022
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 13, 2023, 10:00 a.m.-5:30 p.m. at New Bethel MBC, 3300 Greenwood Road, Shreveport.
Graveside Service: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, 1:00 p.m. at Northwest Louisiana Veterans Cemetery, 7970 Mike Clark Road, Keithville.
Funeral Service: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, 4:00 p.m. at New Bethel MBC, Carver Cemetery.

Billy R. Kennedy
September 1, 1945 — December 30, 2022
Graveside Service: Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2023, 10:00 a.m. at Northwest Louisiana Veterans Cemetery, 7970 Mike Clark Road, Keithville.

Harriet Fowler Destiche
September 28, 1925 — January 6, 2023
Cemetery Committal Service: Thursday, Jan. 12, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at Forest Park Cemetery, 3700 St. Vincent Avenue, Shreveport.

Vicky Nichols Lalena
October 24, 1959 — January 7, 2023
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 13, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2500 Southside Drive, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Friday, Jan. 13, 2023, 12:00-1:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2500 Southside Drive, Shreveport.
Interment: Friday, Jan. 13, 2023, 1:30-2:30 p.m. at Forest Park West Cemetery, 4400 Meriwether Road, Shreveport.

Judge Billy Ross Robinson
March 13, 1928 — January 8, 2023
Visitation: Wednesday, Jan. 11, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m. at First Bossier, 2810 E Texas Street, Bossier.
Funeral Service: Wednesday, Jan. 11, 2023, 1:00-2:00 p.m. at First Bossier, 2810 E Texas Street, Bossier.
Interment: Wednesday, Jan. 11, 2023, following service at Rose-Neath Cemetery, 5185 Swan Lake Road, Bossier.

Alfred ‘Doug’ Garrett
August 7, 1931 — January 6, 2023
Visitation: Wednesday, Jan. 11, 2023, 10:00-11:00 a.m. at First Baptist Church of Logansport, 1009 Gum Street, Logansport.
Funeral Service: Wednesday, Jan. 11, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. at First Baptist Church of Logansport, 1009 Gum Street, Logansport.
Interment: Wednesday, Jan. 11, 2023, 12:30-1:30 p.m. at O. E. Price Cemetery, Old Mansfield Road, Logansport.

Mary Jane Gray
January 1, 1932 — January 7, 2023
Visitation: Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2023, 5:00-8:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 211 Murrell Street, Minden.
Funeral Service: Wednesday, Jan. 11, 2023, 10:00-11:00 a.m. at Heflin Baptist Church, 143 S Church Street, Heflin.
Interment: Wednesday, Jan. 11, 2023, 11:30 a.m.-12:00 p.m. at Bisteneau Cemetery, 195 Bisteneau Crossing, Heflin.

Lelon ‘Buddy’ Griggs, Jr.
March 16, 1950 — January 8, 2023
Visitation: Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2023, 5:00-7:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 405 E. 5th Street, Homer.
Graveside Service: Wednesday, Jan. 11, 2023, 2:00-3:00 p.m. at Roselawn Memorial Gardens, Calhoun.

Jonathon Offutt
November 2, 1982 — December 31, 2022
Memorial Service: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, 3:00-4:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 1815 Marshall Street, Shreveport.
Visitation: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, 4:00-5:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 1815 Marshall Street, Shreveport.

Julian Ross Lawrence
May 28, 1980 — November 28, 2022
Visitation: Wednesday, Jan. 11, 2023, 6:00-8:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2201 Airline Drive, Bossier.
Mass: Thursday, Jan. 12, 2023, 3:30-4:30 p.m. at St. John Berchmans Cathedral, 939 Jordan Street, Shreveport.

Elmer Benjamin ‘Ben’ Fant
April 19, 1933 — December 17, 2022
Celebration of Life Memorial Service: Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at North Highlands United Methodist Church, 835 Poleman Road, Shreveport.

Laura Von Hollen
March 7, 1925 — January 1, 2023
Visitation: Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2023, 1:00-2:00 p.m. at Centuries Memorial Funeral Home, 8801 Mansfield Road, Shreveport.
Celebration of Life: Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2023, 2:00 p.m. at Centuries Memorial Funeral Home, 8801 Mansfield Road, Shreveport.

Betsy Ford
June 6, 1956 — January 1, 2023
Visitation: Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2023, 2:00-3:00 p.m. at Osborn Funeral Home, 3631 Southern Avenue, Shreveport.
Memorial Service: Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2023, 3:00 p.m. at Osborn Funeral Home, 3631 Southern Avenue, Shreveport.

Robbie Jo Barnett Loe
September 18, 1933 — January 5, 2023
Visitation: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, 1:00-3:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 1680 1st Street, Arcadia.
Funeral Service: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, 3:00-4:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 1680 1st Street, Arcadia.
Interment: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, following service at Bear Creek Cemetery, Bryceland.

Charles ‘Everett’ Newnam
June 10, 1945 — December 30, 2022
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 13, 2023, 10:00-11:00 a.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 1815 Marshall Street, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Friday, Jan. 13, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 1815 Marshall Street, Shreveport.
Interment: Friday, Jan. 13, 2023, following service at Forest Park West Cemetery, 4400 Meriwether Road, Shreveport.

James Lee Tisdale, Jr.
December 23, 1964 — December 30, 2022
Visitation: Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2023, 2:00-3:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 1815 Marshall Street, Shreveport.
Memorial Service: Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2023, 3:00-4:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 1815 Marshall Street, Shreveport.

The Honorable Hazel Fain Tilley Beard
September 16, 1930 — December 26, 2022
Public Reception: Sunday, Jan. 15, 2023, 2:00-4:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2500 Southside Drive, Shreveport.

Roland Peter Lavine, Jr.
April 1, 1948 — December 28, 2022
Interment: Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at Northwest Louisiana Veterans Cemetery, 7970 Mike Clark Road, Keithville.

Bertie May Benton Dean
May 24, 1940 — December 31, 2022
Viewing: Thursday, Jan. 12, 2023, 1:00-5:00 p.m. at Winnfield Funeral Home, 3701 Hollywood Avenue, Shreveport.
Family Hour: Thursday, Jan. 12, 2023, 5:00-7:00 p.m. at Winnfield Funeral Home, 3701 Hollywood Avenue, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Friday, Jan. 13, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at Winnfield Funeral Home, 3701 Hollywood Avenue, Shreveport.
Interment: Friday, Jan. 13, 2023, following service at Northwest Louisiana Veterans Cemetery, 7970 Mike Clark Road, Keithville.

Ronald ‘Ronnie’ Patrick Watson
July 16, 1937 — December 28, 2022
Memorial Service: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, 1:00-2:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2201 Airline Drive, Bossier.

Thomas Erwin Gregory
September 9, 1942 — December 27, 2022
Visitation: Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2023, 10:00-11:00 a.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2500 Southside Drive, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2500 Southside Drive, Shreveport.
Interment: Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2023, following service at Northwest Louisiana Veterans Cemetery, 79701 Mike Clark Road, Keithville.

William E. Glezen
November 14, 1929 — December 23, 2022
Visitation: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, 1:00-2:00 p.m. at Centuries Memorial Funeral Home, 8801 Mansfield Road, Shreveport.
Celebration of Life: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, 2:00 p.m. at Centuries Memorial Funeral Home, 8801 Mansfield Road, Shreveport.

William Marshall ‘Bill’ McCutcheon
September 8, 1951 — October 24, 2022
Memorial Gathering: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, 10:00-11:00 a.m. at North Highlands United Methodist Church, 835 Poleman Road, Shreveport.

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Notice of Death – January 8, 2023

Elmer Benjamin ‘Ben’ Fant
April 19, 1933 — December 17, 2022
Celebration of Life Memorial Service: Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at North Highlands United Methodist Church, 835 Poleman Road, Shreveport.

Laura Von Hollen
March 7, 1925 — January 1, 2023
Visitation: Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2023, 1:00-2:00 p.m. at Centuries Memorial Funeral Home, 8801 Mansfield Road, Shreveport.
Celebration of Life: Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2023, 2:00 p.m. at Centuries Memorial Funeral Home, 8801 Mansfield Road, Shreveport.

Betsy Ford
June 6, 1956 — January 1, 2023
Visitation: Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2023, 2:00-3:00 p.m. at Osborn Funeral Home, 3631 Southern Avenue, Shreveport.
Memorial Service: Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2023, 3:00 p.m. at Osborn Funeral Home, 3631 Southern Avenue, Shreveport.

Dorothy Cole Bagley
August 26, 1934 — January 4, 2023
Funeral Service: Monday, Jan. 9, 2023, 10:00 a.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2500 Southside Drive, Shreveport.
Interment: Monday, Jan. 9, 2023, following service at Forest Park West Cemetery, 4000 Meriwether Drive, Shreveport.

Robbie Jo Barnett Loe
September 18, 1933 — January 5, 2023
Visitation: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, 1:00-3:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 1680 1st Street, Arcadia.
Funeral Service: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, 3:00-4:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 1680 1st Street, Arcadia.
Interment: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, following service at Bear Creek Cemetery, Bryceland.

Charles ‘Everett’ Newnam
June 10, 1945 — December 30, 2022
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 13, 2023, 10:00-11:00 a.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 1815 Marshall Street, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Friday, Jan. 13, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 1815 Marshall Street, Shreveport.
Interment: Friday, Jan. 13, 2023, following service at Forest Park West Cemetery, 4400 Meriwether Road, Shreveport.

James Lee Tisdale, Jr.
December 23, 1964 — December 30, 2022
Visitation: Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2023, 2:00-3:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 1815 Marshall Street, Shreveport.
Memorial Service: Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2023, 3:00-4:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 1815 Marshall Street, Shreveport.

Charles Morris Ackerman
February 27, 1945 — January 4, 2023
Memorial Service: Monday, Jan. 9, 2023, 1:00-2:00 p.m. at Grace Community Methodist Church, 9400 Ellerbe Road, Shreveport.

The Honorable Hazel Fain Tilley Beard
September 16, 1930 — December 26, 2022
Public Reception: Sunday, Jan. 15, 2023, 2:00-4:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2500 Southside Drive, Shreveport.

Roland Peter Lavine, Jr.
April 1, 1948 — December 28, 2022
Interment: Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at Northwest Louisiana Veterans Cemetery, 7970 Mike Clark Road, Keithville.

Bertie May Benton Dean
May 24, 1940 — December 31, 2022
Viewing: Thursday, Jan. 12, 2023, 1:00-5:00 p.m. at Winnfield Funeral Home, 3701 Hollywood Avenue, Shreveport.
Family Hour: Thursday, Jan. 12, 2023, 5:00-7:00 p.m. at Winnfield Funeral Home, 3701 Hollywood Avenue, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Friday, Jan. 13, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at Winnfield Funeral Home, 3701 Hollywood Avenue, Shreveport.
Interment: Friday, Jan. 13, 2023, following service at Northwest Louisiana Veterans Cemetery, 7970 Mike Clark Road, Keithville.

Ronald ‘Ronnie’ Patrick Watson
July 16, 1937 — December 28, 2022
Memorial Service: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, 1:00-2:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2201 Airline Drive, Bossier.

Thomas Erwin Gregory
September 9, 1942 — December 27, 2022
Visitation: Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2023, 10:00-11:00 a.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2500 Southside Drive, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2500 Southside Drive, Shreveport.
Interment: Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2023, following service at Northwest Louisiana Veterans Cemetery, 79701 Mike Clark Road, Keithville.

William E. Glezen
November 14, 1929 — December 23, 2022
Visitation: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, 1:00-2:00 p.m. at Centuries Memorial Funeral Home, 8801 Mansfield Road, Shreveport.
Celebration of Life: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, 2:00 p.m. at Centuries Memorial Funeral Home, 8801 Mansfield Road, Shreveport.

William Marshall ‘Bill’ McCutcheon
September 8, 1951 — October 24, 2022
Memorial Gathering: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, 10:00-11:00 a.m. at North Highlands United Methodist Church, 835 Poleman Road, Shreveport.

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Notice of Death – January 5, 2023

Rena Mae Johnson
March 14, 1947 — January 1, 2023
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 6, 2023, 6:00-7:0 p.m. Centuries Memorial Park, 8801 Mansfield Road, Shreveport.
Celebration of Life:
Friday, Jan. 6, 2023, 7:00-8:0 p.m. at Centuries Memorial Park, 8801 Mansfield Road, Shreveport.

Larry Lynch
November 2, 1958 — January 4, 2023
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 6, 2023, 5:00-8:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 943 Polk Street, Mansfield.
Funeral Service: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, 10:00-11:00 a.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 943 Polk Street, Mansfield.
Interment: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, 11:15 a.m.-12:15 p.m. at Dill Cemetery, Carmel.

Bonnie L. Langley
January 8, 1941 — January 3, 2023
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 6, 2023, 12:00-1:45 p.m. Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 211 Murrell Street, Minden.
Funeral Service:
Friday, Jan. 6, 2023, 2:00-2:45 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 211 Murrell Street, Minden.
Interment: Friday, Jan. 6, 2023, 3:15-3:45 p.m. at Pine Grove Cemetery, 4549 LA-159, Minden.

The Honorable Hazel Fain Tilley Beard
September 16, 1930 — December 26, 2022
Public Reception: Sunday, Jan. 15, 2023, 2:00-4:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2500 Southside Drive, Shreveport.

Benjamin David Blake
July 14, 1927 — December 24, 2022
Family Hour: Friday, Jan. 6, 2023, 6:00-8:00 p.m. at Morning Star Baptist Church.
Funeral Service: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at Refreshing Point Ministries, 9279 Linwood Avenue, Shreveport.
Interment: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, following service at Lincoln Memorial Park.

Jessie Ray Gilmer
July 3, 1976 — December 26, 2022
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 6, 2023, 1:00-8:00 p.m. at Good Samaritan Funeral Home, 2200 Laurel Street, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at Round Grove Cemetery, 2869 Round Grove Lane, Shreveport.

Roland Peter Lavine, Jr.
April 1, 1948 — December 28, 2022
Funeral Service: Friday, Jan. 6, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at Good Samaritan Funeral Home, 2200 Laurel Street, Shreveport.
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 6, 2023, 1:00-8:00 p.m. at Good Samaritan Funeral Home, 2200 Laurel Street, Shreveport.
Interment: Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at Northwest Louisiana Veterans Cemetery, 7970 Mike Clark Road, Keithville.

Jane McDowell
February 25, 1942 — January 1, 2023
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 6, 2023, 1:00-8:00 p.m. at Good Samaritan Funeral Home, 2200 Laurel Street, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, 1:00 p.m. at Praise Temple FGBC, 4725 Greenwood Road, Shreveport.
Interment: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, following service at Mt. Olive Baptist Church Cemetery.

Lena Mae Lars
January 7, 1931 — January 2, 2023
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 6, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-7:00 p.m. at Heavenly Gates, 1339 Jewell Street, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, TBD at Fairview B.C., 3567 Fairview Point Road, Elm Grove.
Interment: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, following service at Fairview Cemetery, Keithville.

Corterion Collins
April 17, 2005 — December 29, 2022
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 6, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-7:00 p.m. at New Bethel MBC, Carver Cemetery.
Funeral Service: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at Avenue Baptist Church, 901 West 70th Street, Shreveport.
Interment: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, following service at Carver Cemetery, Kennie Road, Shreveport.

James Charles Horton
June 30, 1953 — December 30, 2022
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 6, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. at Heavenly Gates, 1339 Jewell Street, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, 12:00 p.m. at New Mary Magdalene B.C., Gahagan.
Interment: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, following service at New Mary Magdalene B.C., Gahagan.

Willie Thomas
June 12, 1940 — December 27, 2022
Viewing: Friday, Jan. 6, 2023, 1:00-5:00 p.m. at Winnfield Funeral Home, 3701 Hollywood Avenue, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at Winnfield Funeral Home, 3701 Hollywood Avenue, Shreveport.
Interment: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, following service at Lake Zion Baptist Church Cemetery, 6025 Belcher Oil City Road, Belcher.

Bertie May Benton Dean
May 24, 1940 — December 31, 2022
Viewing: Thursday, Jan. 12, 2023, 1:00-5:00 p.m. at Winnfield Funeral Home, 3701 Hollywood Avenue, Shreveport.
Family Hour: Thursday, Jan. 12, 2023, 5:00-7:00 p.m. at Winnfield Funeral Home, 3701 Hollywood Avenue, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Friday, Jan. 13, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at Winnfield Funeral Home, 3701 Hollywood Avenue, Shreveport.
Interment: Friday, Jan. 13, 2023, following service at Northwest Louisiana Veterans Cemetery, 7970 Mike Clark Road, Keithville.

A. G. McNeil
February 4, 1931 — December 31, 2022
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 6, 2023, 1:00-5:00 p.m. at Winnfield Funeral Home, 3701 Hollywood Avenue, Shreveport.
Graveside Service: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, 12:00 p.m. at Forbing Union Cemetery, 245 Overton Brooks Road, Shreveport.

James Hill
February 22, 1929 — January 2, 2023
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 6, 2023, 1:00-5:00 p.m. at Winnfield Funeral Home, 3701 Hollywood Avenue, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, 1:00 p.m. at Winnfield Funeral Home, 3701 Hollywood Avenue, Shreveport.
Interment: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, following service at Round Grove Cemetery, 2869 Round Grove Lane, Shreveport.

Clifford James Lias
October 5, 1965 — January 1, 2023
Viewing: Friday, Jan. 6, 2023, 1:00-8:00 p.m. at Precious Memories Mortuary Chapel, 4017 Greenwood Road, Shreveport.

Patricia Mary (Bowers) Holmes
March 16, 1946 — December 30, 2022
Viewing: Friday, Jan. 6, 2023, 1:00-8:00 p.m. at Precious Memories Mortuary Chapel, 4017 Greenwood Road, Shreveport.
Celebration of Life: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, 10:30 a.m. at Praise Temple Full Gospel Baptist Cathedral, 4725 Greenwood Road, Shreveport.

Minnett Thornton
January 5, 1947 — January 2, 2023
Visitation: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, 10:00-11:30 a.m. at Osborn Funeral Home, 3631 Southern Avenue, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, 11:30 a.m. at Osborn Funeral Home, 3631 Southern Avenue, Shreveport.

Garrison Cole Evans
August 17, 1996 — January 1, 2023
Visitation: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, 1:00-2:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2500 Southside Drive, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, 2:00-3:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2500 Southside Drive, Shreveport.
Interment: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, 3:30-4:30 p.m. at Rose-Neath Cemetery, 5185 Swan Lake Road, Bossier.

Sylvia Rockhold Hudson
June 23, 1946 — January 2, 2023
Memorial Service: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, 1:00-2:00 p.m. at Mt. Zion Cemetery, 1174 County Road 328, De Berry, Texas.

Robert ‘Bob’ Carradine Edwards
January 20, 1941 — December 30, 2022
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 6, 2023, 5:00-7:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2201 Airline Drive, Bossier.
Funeral Service: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, 2:00-3:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2201 Airline Drive, Bossier.
Interment: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, following service at Rose-Neath Cemetery, 5185 Swan Lake Road, Bossier.

Donald ‘Don’ Ray Johnson
October 25, 1934 — January 2, 2023
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 6, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. First Bossier, 2810 E. Texas Street, Bossier.
Funeral Service:
Friday, Jan. 6, 2023, 12:00-1:00 p.m. at First Bossier, 2810 E. Texas Street, Bossier.
Interment: Friday, Jan. 6, 2023, following service at Rose-Neath Cemetery, 5185 Swan Lake Road, Bossier.

Jerry Carlton Edwards, Jr.
February 13, 1943 — January 3, 2023
Funeral Service: Friday, Jan. 6, 2023, 10:00-11:00 a.m. at Eastside Missionary Baptist Church, 1201 Park Hwy, Minden.
Interment: Friday, Jan. 6, 2023, 11:30 a.m.-12:00 p.m. at Whispering Pines Cemetery, Minden.

Yong Digiacomo
January 5, 1935 — January 1, 2023
Celebration of Life Graveside: Friday, Jan. 6, 2023, 1:00 p.m. at Centuries Memorial Park, 8801 Mansfield Road, Shreveport.

Ruby Meshell Lyon
October 27, 1937 — January 3, 2023
Funeral Service: Friday, Jan. 6, 2023, 6:00-8:00 p.m. at St. Mary of the Pines Catholic Church, 1050 Bert Kouns, Shreveport.
Interment: Friday, Jan. 6, 2023, 9:00-10:00 a.m. at Forest Park West Cemetery, 4000 Meriwether Road, Shreveport.

James Aron Rizer
March 26, 1941 — December 31, 2022
Visitation: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, 9:00-11:00 a.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2500 Southside Drive, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2500 Southside Drive, Shreveport.
Interment: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, 12:30-1:30 p.m. at Forest Park West Cemetery, 4400 Meriwether Road, Shreveport.

James Ronald ‘J.R.’ Odum
May 29, 1945 — December 30, 2022
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 6, 2023, 9:00-10:00 a.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 943 Polk Street, Mansfield.

Stanley Wayne Bryant
January 8, 1985 — December 28, 2022
Viewing: Friday, Jan. 6, 2023, 1:00-4:45 p.m. at Shreveport Funeral Home & Cremation Tribute Center.
Celebration of Live: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at Temple of Vision Ministries Baptist Church, 226 Oregon Trail, Shreveport.

Rodney Perkins
May 20, 1972 — December 28, 2022
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 6, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-7:00 p.m. at Heavenly Gates, 1339 Jewell Street, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, 1:00 p.m. at Heavenly Gates, 1339 Jewell Street, Shreveport.
Interment: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, following service at Lincoln Memorial Cemetery, 6915 W 70th Street, Shreveport.

Rosella Brouillette
February 10, 1937 — December 28, 2022
Graveside Service: Friday, Jan. 6, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery No. 2, Marksville.

Ronald ‘Ronnie’ Patrick Watson
July 16, 1937 — December 28, 2022
Memorial Service: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, 1:00-2:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2201 Airline Drive, Bossier.

Lizzie Jane Mason
September 26, 1942 — December 29, 2022
Celebration of Life: Friday, Jan. 6, 2023, 1:00 p.m. at Calvary Baptist Church, 5823 Ledbetter Street, Shreveport.

Leo Triveno Johnson
November 4, 1974 — December 12, 2022
Gathering of Family and Friends: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, 1:00 p.m. at Round Grove Memorial Gardens, 2869 Round Grove Lane, Shreveport.

Taja Savannah
July 2, 1989 — December 22, 2022
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 6, 2023, 1:00-8:00 p.m. at Precious Memories Mortuary, 4015 Greenwood Road, Shreveport.
Celebration of Life: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, 1:00 p.m. at Shadows of the Cross Baptist Church, 4140 Greenwood Road, Shreveport.

Claiborne Ray Joiner, Jr.
November 16, 1951 — December 25, 2022
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 6, 2023, 1:00-8:00 p.m. at Precious Memories Mortuary, 4015 Greenwood Road, Shreveport.
Celebration of Life: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, 1:00 p.m. at Precious Memories Mortuary, 4015 Greenwood Road, Shreveport.

Thomas Erwin Gregory
September 9, 1942 — December 27, 2022
Visitation: Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2023, 10:00-11:00 a.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2500 Southside Drive, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2500 Southside Drive, Shreveport.
Interment: Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2023, following service at Northwest Louisiana Veterans Cemetery, 79701 Mike Clark Road, Keithville.

Nannette Phillips Bryant
January 18, 1937 — December 18, 2022
Funeral Service: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, 10:30 a.m. at Rose Park Baptist Church, 5560 Buncombe Road, Shreveport.
Interment: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, following service at Forest Park West Cemetery, 4400 Meriwether Road, Shreveport.

John Stowe
October 1, 1940 — December 17, 2022
Graveside Service: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, 1:00 p.m. at Episcopal Church of the Heavenly Rest, Abilene, Texas.

William Bogan
September 16, 1949 — December 24, 2022
Graveside Service: Friday, Jan. 6, 2023, 12:00 p.m. at Northwest Louisiana Veterans Cemetery, 79701 Mike Clark Road, Keithville.

Robert Mims
March 17, 1957 — December 26, 2022
Graveside Service: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at Pilgrim Rest Cemetery, Crichton Road, Sibley.

Katie Roberson
November 16, 1951 — December 25, 2022
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 6, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-7:00 p.m. at Heavenly Gates, 1339 Jewell Street, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at Bryants Temple COGIC.
Interment: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, following service at Lincoln Memorial Cemetery, 6915 W 70th Street, Shreveport.

William E. Glezen
November 14, 1929 — December 23, 2022
Visitation: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, 1:00-2:00 p.m. at Centuries Memorial Funeral Home, 8801 Mansfield Road, Shreveport.
Celebration of Life: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, 2:00 p.m. at Centuries Memorial Funeral Home, 8801 Mansfield Road, Shreveport.

Eunice Lee Martin
December 18, 1952 — December 24, 2022
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 6, 2023, 10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. Forest Park Funeral Home, 1201 Louisiana Avenue, Shreveport.
Funeral Service:
Friday, Jan. 6, 2023, 12:00 p.m. at Forest Park Funeral Home, 1201 Louisiana Avenue, Shreveport.

Marshal Wayne Baxter
June 9, 1948 — December 7, 2022
Memorial Service: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 405 E. 5th Street, Homer.

Shirley B. Norris Shelton
January 20, 1926 — December 16, 2022
Visitation: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, 1:00-2:00 p.m. at Centuries Memorial Funeral Home, 8801 Mansfield Road, Shreveport.
Celebration of Life Memorial: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, 2:00 p.m. at Centuries Memorial Funeral Home, 8801 Mansfield Road, Shreveport.

William Marshall ‘Bill’ McCutcheon
September 8, 1951 — October 24, 2022
Memorial Gathering: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, 10:00-11:00 a.m. at North Highlands United Methodist Church, 835 Poleman Road, Shreveport.

Betty Waddles
September 9, 1951 — December 16, 2022
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 6, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m. at Heavenly Gates, 1339 Jewell Street, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at New Bethel MBC, 3300 Greenwood Road, Shreveport.
Interment: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, following service at Lincoln Memorial Cemetery, 6915 W 70th Street, Shreveport.

Dianne Renee Phillips (Kiser)
September 27, 1978 — December 7, 2022
Celebration of Life: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, 12:00 p.m. at First Baptist Church Sibley, 124 NE 2nd Avenue, Sibley.

Lori Lewis Maddry
May 11, 1968 — November 16, 2022
Celebration of Life: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. at St. John’s Episcopal, 1107 Broadway Street, Minden.

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Notice of Death – January 4, 2023

Benjamin David Blake
July 14, 1927 — December 24, 2022
Family Hour: Friday, Jan. 6, 2023, 6:00-8:00 p.m. at Morning Star Baptist Church.
Funeral Service: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at Refreshing Point Ministries, 9279 Linwood Avenue, Shreveport.
Interment: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, following service at Lincoln Memorial Park.

Jessie Ray Gilmer
July 3, 1976 — December 26, 2022
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 6, 2023, 1:00-8:00 p.m. at Good Samaritan Funeral Home, 2200 Laurel Street, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at Round Grove Cemetery, 2869 Round Grove Lane, Shreveport.

Roland Peter Lavine, Jr.
April 1, 1948 — December 28, 2022
Funeral Service: Friday, Jan. 6, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at Good Samaritan Funeral Home, 2200 Laurel Street, Shreveport.
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 6, 2023, 1:00-8:00 p.m. at Good Samaritan Funeral Home, 2200 Laurel Street, Shreveport.
Interment: Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at Northwest Louisiana Veterans Cemetery, 7970 Mike Clark Road, Keithville.

Jane McDowell
February 25, 1942 — January 1, 2023
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 6, 2023, 1:00-8:00 p.m. at Good Samaritan Funeral Home, 2200 Laurel Street, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, 1:00 p.m. at Praise Temple FGBC, 4725 Greenwood Road, Shreveport.
Interment: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, following service at Mt. Olive Baptist Church Cemetery.

Lena Mae Lars
January 7, 1931 — January 2, 2023
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 6, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-7:00 p.m. at Heavenly Gates, 1339 Jewell Street, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, TBD at Fairview B.C., 3567 Fairview Point Road, Elm Grove.
Interment: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, following service at Fairview Cemetery, Keithville.

Corterion Collins
April 17, 2005 — December 29, 2022
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 6, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-7:00 p.m. at New Bethel MBC, Carver Cemetery.
Funeral Service: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at Avenue Baptist Church, 901 West 70th Street, Shreveport.
Interment: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, following service at Carver Cemetery, Kennie Road, Shreveport.

James Charles Horton
June 30, 1953 — December 30, 2022
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 6, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. at Heavenly Gates, 1339 Jewell Street, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, 12:00 p.m. at New Mary Magdalene B.C., Gahagan.
Interment: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, following service at New Mary Magdalene B.C., Gahagan.

Willie Thomas
June 12, 1940 — December 27, 2022
Viewing: Friday, Jan. 6, 2023, 1:00-5:00 p.m. at Winnfield Funeral Home, 3701 Hollywood Avenue, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at Winnfield Funeral Home, 3701 Hollywood Avenue, Shreveport.
Interment: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, following service at Lake Zion Baptist Church Cemetery, 6025 Belcher Oil City Road, Belcher.

Bertie May Benton Dean
May 24, 1940 — December 31, 2022
Viewing: Thursday, Jan. 12, 2023, 1:00-5:00 p.m. at Winnfield Funeral Home, 3701 Hollywood Avenue, Shreveport.
Family Hour: Thursday, Jan. 12, 2023, 5:00-7:00 p.m. at Winnfield Funeral Home, 3701 Hollywood Avenue, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Friday, Jan. 13, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at Winnfield Funeral Home, 3701 Hollywood Avenue, Shreveport.
Interment: Friday, Jan. 13, 2023, following service at Northwest Louisiana Veterans Cemetery, 7970 Mike Clark Road, Keithville.

A. G. McNeil
February 4, 1931 — December 31, 2022
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 6, 2023, 1:00-5:00 p.m. at Winnfield Funeral Home, 3701 Hollywood Avenue, Shreveport.
Graveside Service: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, 12:00 p.m. at Forbing Union Cemetery, 245 Overton Brooks Road, Shreveport.

James Hill
February 22, 1929 — January 2, 2023
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 6, 2023, 1:00-5:00 p.m. at Winnfield Funeral Home, 3701 Hollywood Avenue, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, 1:00 p.m. at Winnfield Funeral Home, 3701 Hollywood Avenue, Shreveport.
Interment: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, following service at Round Grove Cemetery, 2869 Round Grove Lane, Shreveport.

Clifford James Lias
October 5, 1965 — January 1, 2023
Viewing: Friday, Jan. 6, 2023, 1:00-8:00 p.m. at Precious Memories Mortuary Chapel, 4017 Greenwood Road, Shreveport.

Patricia Mary (Bowers) Holmes
March 16, 1946 — December 30, 2022
Viewing: Friday, Jan. 6, 2023, 1:00-8:00 p.m. at Precious Memories Mortuary Chapel, 4017 Greenwood Road, Shreveport.
Celebration of Life: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, 10:30 a.m. at Praise Temple Full Gospel Baptist Cathedral, 4725 Greenwood Road, Shreveport.

Minnett Thornton
January 5, 1947 — January 2, 2023
Visitation: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, 10:00-11:30 a.m. at Osborn Funeral Home, 3631 Southern Avenue, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, 11:30 a.m. at Osborn Funeral Home, 3631 Southern Avenue, Shreveport.

Garrison Cole Evans
August 17, 1996 — January 1, 2023
Visitation: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, 1:00-2:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2500 Southside Drive, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, 2:00-3:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2500 Southside Drive, Shreveport.
Interment: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, 3:30-4:30 p.m. at Rose-Neath Cemetery, 5185 Swan Lake Road, Bossier.

Sylvia Rockhold Hudson
June 23, 1946 — January 2, 2023
Memorial Service: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, 1:00-2:00 p.m. at Mt. Zion Cemetery, 1174 County Road 328, De Berry, Texas.

Robert ‘Bob’ Carradine Edwards
January 20, 1941 — December 30, 2022
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 6, 2023, 5:00-7:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2201 Airline Drive, Bossier.
Funeral Service: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, 2:00-3:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2201 Airline Drive, Bossier.
Interment: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, following service at Rose-Neath Cemetery, 5185 Swan Lake Road, Bossier.

Donald ‘Don’ Ray Johnson
October 25, 1934 — January 2, 2022
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 6, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. First Bossier, 2810 E. Texas Street, Bossier.
Funeral Service:
Friday, Jan. 6, 2023, 12:00-1:00 p.m. at First Bossier, 2810 E. Texas Street, Bossier.
Interment: Friday, Jan. 6, 2023, following service at Rose-Neath Cemetery, 5185 Swan Lake Road, Bossier.

Jerry Carlton Edwards, Jr.
February 13, 1943 — January 3, 2023
Visitation: Thursday, Jan. 5, 2023, 5:00-7:00 p.m. at Eastside Missionary Baptist Church, 1201 Park Hwy, Minden.
Funeral Service: Friday, Jan. 6, 2023, 10:00-11:00 a.m. at Eastside Missionary Baptist Church, 1201 Park Hwy, Minden.
Interment: Friday, Jan. 6, 2023, 11:30 a.m.-12:00 p.m. at Whispering Pines Cemetery, Minden.

Byron ‘I.B.’ Longino
January 30, 1928 — January 2, 2023
Visitation: Thursday, Jan. 5, 2023, 12:00-1:00 p.m. at Centuries Memorial Funeral Home, 8801 Mansfield Road, Shreveport.
Celebration of Life Graveside: Thursday, Jan. 5, 2023, 1:00 p.m. at First Baptist Church of Minden, 301 Pennsylvania Avenue, Minden.

Yong Digiacomo
January 5, 1935 — January 1, 2023
Celebration of Life Graveside: Friday, Jan. 6, 2023, 1:00 p.m. at Centuries Memorial Park, 8801 Mansfield Road, Shreveport.

Ruby Meshell Lyon
October 27, 1937 — January 3, 2023
Visitation: Thursday, Jan. 5, 2023, 4:00-7:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2500 Southside Drive, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Friday, Jan. 6, 2023, 6:00-8:00 p.m. at St. Mary of the Pines Catholic Church, 1050 Bert Kouns, Shreveport.
Interment: Friday, Jan. 6, 2023, 9:00-10:00 a.m. at Forest Park West Cemetery, 4000 Meriwether Road, Shreveport.

James Aron Rizer
March 26, 1941 — December 31, 2022
Visitation: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, 9:00-11:00 a.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2500 Southside Drive, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2500 Southside Drive, Shreveport.
Interment: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, 12:30-1:30 p.m. at Forest Park West Cemetery, 4400 Meriwether Road, Shreveport.

James Ronald ‘J.R.’ Odum
May 29, 1945 — December 30, 2022
Funeral Service: Thursday, Jan. 5, 2023, 2:00-3:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 943 Polk Street, Mansfield.
Visitation: Thursday, Jan. 5, 2023, 6:00-8:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 943 Polk Street, Mansfield.
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 6, 2023, 9:00-10:00 a.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 943 Polk Street, Mansfield.

Jack L. Ponder
June 26, 1931 — December 30, 2022
Graveside Service: Thursday, Jan. 5, 2023, 1:00-2:00 p.m. at Greenwood Cemetery, Ruston.

Stanley Wayne Bryant
January 8, 1985 — December 28, 2022
Viewing: Friday, Jan. 6, 2023, 1:00-4:45 p.m. at Shreveport Funeral Home & Cremation Tribute Center.
Celebration of Live: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at Temple of Vision Ministries Baptist Church, 226 Oregon Trail, Shreveport.

Rodney Perkins
May 20, 1972 — December 28, 2022
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 6, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-7:00 p.m. at Heavenly Gates, 1339 Jewell Street, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, 1:00 p.m. at Heavenly Gates, 1339 Jewell Street, Shreveport.
Interment: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, following service at Lincoln Memorial Cemetery, 6915 W 70th Street, Shreveport.

Rosella Brouillette
February 10, 1937 — December 28, 2022
Graveside Service: Friday, Jan. 6, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery No. 2, Marksville.

Ronald ‘Ronnie’ Patrick Watson
July 16, 1937 — December 28, 2022
Memorial Service: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, 1:00-2:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2201 Airline Drive, Bossier.

Hazel B. Tyler
July 7, 1925 — January 1, 2023
Visitation: Thursday, Jan. 5, 2023, 9:00 a.m. at First Baptist Church of Minden, 301 Pennsylvania Avenue, Minden.
Funeral Service: Thursday, Jan. 5, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. at First Baptist Church of Minden, 301 Pennsylvania Avenue, Minden.
Interment: Thursday, Jan. 5, 2023, following service at Gardens of Memory, Minden.

Lizzie Jane Mason
September 26, 1942 — December 29, 2022
Viewing: Thursday, Jan. 5, 2023, 1:00-4:45 p.m. at Shreveport Funeral Home & Cremation Tribute Center, 5307 Alex Lane, Shreveport.
Celebration of Life: Friday, Jan. 6, 2023, 1:00 p.m. at Calvary Baptist Church, 5823 Ledbetter Street, Shreveport.

Leo Triveno Johnson
November 4, 1974 — December 12, 2022
Gathering of Family and Friends: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, 1:00 p.m. at Round Grove Memorial Gardens, 2869 Round Grove Lane, Shreveport.

Taja Savannah
July 2, 1989 — December 22, 2022
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 6, 2023, 1:00-8:00 p.m. at Precious Memories Mortuary, 4015 Greenwood Road, Shreveport.
Celebration of Life: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, 1:00 p.m. at Shadows of the Cross Baptist Church, 4140 Greenwood Road, Shreveport.

Claiborne Ray Joiner, Jr.
November 16, 1951 — December 25, 2022
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 6, 2023, 1:00-8:00 p.m. at Precious Memories Mortuary, 4015 Greenwood Road, Shreveport.
Celebration of Life: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, 1:00 p.m. at Precious Memories Mortuary, 4015 Greenwood Road, Shreveport.

Thomas Erwin Gregory
September 9, 1942 — December 27, 2022
Visitation: Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2023, 10:00-11:00 a.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2500 Southside Drive, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2500 Southside Drive, Shreveport.
Interment: Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2023, following service at Northwest Louisiana Veterans Cemetery, 79701 Mike Clark Road, Keithville.

Nannette Phillips Bryant
January 18, 1937 — December 18, 2022
Funeral Service: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, 10:30 a.m. at Rose Park Baptist Church, 5560 Buncombe Road, Shreveport.
Interment: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, following service at Forest Park West Cemetery, 4400 Meriwether Road, Shreveport.

John Stowe
October 1, 1940 — December 17, 2022
Graveside Service: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, 1:00 p.m. at Episcopal Church of the Heavenly Rest, Abilene, Texas.

Mark Layne Watts
March 29, 1954 — December 22, 2022
Graveside Service: Thursday, Jan. 5, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at Forest Park West Cemetery, 4000 Meriwether Road, Shreveport.

Ronnie Rachal
August 16, 1950 — December 25, 2022
Graveside Service: Thursday, Jan. 5, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at Northwest Louisiana Veterans Cemetery, 79701 Mike Clark Road, Keithville.

Billy Lewis
April 16, 1947 — December 26, 2022
Funeral Service: Thursday, Jan. 5, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at Heavenly Gates, 1339 Jewell Street, Shreveport.
Interment: Thursday, Jan. 5, 2023, following service at Northwest Louisiana Veterans Cemetery, 79701 Mike Clark Road, Keithville.

William Bogan
September 16, 1949 — December 24, 2022
Graveside Service: Friday, Jan. 6, 2023, 12:00 p.m. at Northwest Louisiana Veterans Cemetery, 79701 Mike Clark Road, Keithville.

Robert Mims
March 17, 1957 — December 26, 2022
Graveside Service: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at Pilgrim Rest Cemetery, Crichton Road, Sibley.

Katie Roberson
November 16, 1951 — December 25, 2022
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 6, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-7:00 p.m. at Heavenly Gates, 1339 Jewell Street, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at Bryants Temple COGIC.
Interment: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, following service at Lincoln Memorial Cemetery, 6915 W 70th Street, Shreveport.

William E. Glezen
November 14, 1929 — December 23, 2022
Visitation: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, 1:00-2:00 p.m. at Centuries Memorial Funeral Home, 8801 Mansfield Road, Shreveport.
Celebration of Life: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, 2:00 p.m. at Centuries Memorial Funeral Home, 8801 Mansfield Road, Shreveport.

Eunice Lee Martin
December 18, 1952 — December 24, 2022
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 6, 2023, 10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. Forest Park Funeral Home, 1201 Louisiana Avenue, Shreveport.
Funeral Service:
Friday, Jan. 6, 2023, 12:00 p.m. at Forest Park Funeral Home, 1201 Louisiana Avenue, Shreveport.

Marshal Wayne Baxter
June 9, 1948 — December 7, 2022
Memorial Service: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 405 E. 5th Street, Homer.

Shirley B. Norris Shelton
January 20, 1926 — December 16, 2022
Visitation: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, 1:00-2:00 p.m. at Centuries Memorial Funeral Home, 8801 Mansfield Road, Shreveport.
Celebration of Life Memorial: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, 2:00 p.m. at Centuries Memorial Funeral Home, 8801 Mansfield Road, Shreveport.

William Marshall ‘Bill’ McCutcheon
September 8, 1951 — October 24, 2022
Memorial Gathering: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, 10:00-11:00 a.m. at North Highlands United Methodist Church, 835 Poleman Road, Shreveport.

Betty Waddles
September 9, 1951 — December 16, 2022
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 6, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m. at Heavenly Gates, 1339 Jewell Street, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at New Bethel MBC, 3300 Greenwood Road, Shreveport.
Interment: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, following service at Lincoln Memorial Cemetery, 6915 W 70th Street, Shreveport.

Dianne Renee Phillips (Kiser)
September 27, 1978 — December 7, 2022
Celebration of Life: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, 12:00 p.m. at First Baptist Church Sibley, 124 NE 2nd Avenue, Sibley.

Lori Lewis Maddry
May 11, 1968 — November 16, 2022
Celebration of Life: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. at St. John’s Episcopal, 1107 Broadway Street, Minden.

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Notice of Death – January 3, 2023

Benjamin David Blake
July 14, 1927 — December 24, 2022
Funeral Service: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at Refreshing Point Ministries, 9279 Linwood Avenue, Shreveport.

Byron ‘I.B.’ Longino
January 30, 1928 — January 2, 2023
Visitation: Thursday, Jan. 5, 2023, 12:00-1:00 p.m. at Centuries Memorial Funeral Home, 8801 Mansfield Road, Shreveport.
Celebration of Life Graveside: Thursday, Jan. 5, 2023, 1:00 p.m. at First Baptist Church of Minden, 301 Pennsylvania Avenue, Minden.

Yong Digiacomo
January 5, 1935 — January 1, 2023
Celebration of Life Graveside: Friday, Jan. 6, 2023, 1:00 p.m. at Centuries Memorial Park, 8801 Mansfield Road, Shreveport.

Ruby Meshell Lyon
October 27, 1937 — January 3, 2023
Visitation: Thursday, Jan. 5, 2023, 4:00-7:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2500 Southside Drive, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Friday, Jan. 6, 2023, 6:00-8:00 p.m. at St. Mary of the Pines Catholic Church, 1050 Bert Kouns, Shreveport.
Interment: Friday, Jan. 6, 2023, 9:00-10:00 a.m. at Forest Park West Cemetery, 4000 Meriwether Road, Shreveport.

James Aron Rizer
March 26, 1941 — December 31, 2022
Visitation: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, 9:00-11:00 a.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2500 Southside Drive, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2500 Southside Drive, Shreveport.
Interment: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, 12:30-1:30 p.m. at Forest Park West Cemetery, 4400 Meriwether Road, Shreveport.

James Ronald ‘J.R.’ Odum
May 29, 1945 — December 30, 2022
Funeral Service: Thursday, Jan. 5, 2023, 2:00-3:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 943 Polk Street, Mansfield.
Visitation: Thursday, Jan. 5, 2023, 6:00-8:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 943 Polk Street, Mansfield.
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 6, 2023, 9:00-10:00 a.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 943 Polk Street, Mansfield.

Jack L. Ponder
June 26, 1931 — December 30, 2022
Graveside Service: Thursday, Jan. 5, 2023, 1:00-2:00 p.m. at Greenwood Cemetery, Ruston.

Stanley Wayne Bryant
January 8, 1985 — December 28, 2022
Viewing: Friday, Jan. 6, 2023, 1:00-4:45 p.m. at Shreveport Funeral Home & Cremation Tribute Center.
Celebration of Live: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at Temple of Vision Ministries Baptist Church, 226 Oregon Trail, Shreveport.

Rodney Perkins
May 20, 1972 — December 28, 2022
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 6, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-7:00 p.m. at Heavenly Gates, 1339 Jewell Street, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, 1:00 p.m. at Heavenly Gates, 1339 Jewell Street, Shreveport.
Interment: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, following service at Lincoln Memorial Cemetery, 6915 W 70th Street, Shreveport.

Rosella Brouillette
February 10, 1937 — December 28, 2022
Visitation: Wednesday, Jan. 4, 2023, 6:00-9:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, Marksville.
Graveside Service: Friday, Jan. 6, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery No. 2, Marksville.

Ronald ‘Ronnie’ Patrick Watson
July 16, 1937 — December 28, 2022
Memorial Service: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, 1:00-2:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2201 Airline Drive, Bossier.

Hazel B. Tyler
July 7, 1925 — January 1, 2023
Visitation: Thursday, Jan. 5, 2023, 9:00 a.m. at First Baptist Church of Minden, 301 Pennsylvania Avenue, Minden.
Funeral Service: Thursday, Jan. 5, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. at First Baptist Church of Minden, 301 Pennsylvania Avenue, Minden.
Interment: Thursday, Jan. 5, 2023, following service at Gardens of Memory, Minden.

Lizzie Jane Mason
September 26, 1942 — December 29, 2022
Viewing: Thursday, Jan. 5, 2023, 1:00-4:45 p.m. at Shreveport Funeral Home & Cremation Tribute Center, 5307 Alex Lane, Shreveport.
Celebration of Life: Friday, Jan. 6, 2023, 1:00 p.m. at Calvary Baptist Church, 5823 Ledbetter Street, Shreveport.

Leo Triveno Johnson
November 4, 1974 — December 12, 2022
Gathering of Family and Friends: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, 1:00 p.m. at Round Grove Memorial Gardens, 2869 Round Grove Lane, Shreveport.

Taja Savannah
July 2, 1989 — December 22, 2022
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 6, 2023, 1:00-8:00 p.m. at Precious Memories Mortuary, 4015 Greenwood Road, Shreveport.
Celebration of Life: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, 1:00 p.m. at Shadows of the Cross Baptist Church, 4140 Greenwood Road, Shreveport.

Claiborne Ray Joiner, Jr.
November 16, 1951 — December 25, 2022
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 6, 2023, 1:00-8:00 p.m. at Precious Memories Mortuary, 4015 Greenwood Road, Shreveport.
Celebration of Life: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, 1:00 p.m. at Precious Memories Mortuary, 4015 Greenwood Road, Shreveport.

Thomas Erwin Gregory
September 9, 1942 — December 27, 2022
Visitation: Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2023, 10:00-11:00 a.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2500 Southside Drive, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2500 Southside Drive, Shreveport.
Interment: Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2023, following service at Northwest Louisiana Veterans Cemetery, 79701 Mike Clark Road, Keithville.

Nannette Phillips Bryant
January 18, 1937 — December 18, 2022
Funeral Service: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, 10:30 a.m. at Rose Park Baptist Church, 5560 Buncombe Road, Shreveport.
Interment: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, following service at Forest Park West Cemetery, 4400 Meriwether Road, Shreveport.

John Stowe
October 1, 1940 — December 17, 2022
Graveside Service: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, 1:00 p.m. at Episcopal Church of the Heavenly Rest, Abilene, Texas.

Mark Layne Watts
March 29, 1954 — December 22, 2022
Graveside Service: Thursday, Jan. 5, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at Forest Park West Cemetery, 4000 Meriwether Road, Shreveport.

Jonn France
May 1, 1952 — December 22, 2022
Memorial Service: Wednesday, Jan. 4, 2023, 2:00 p.m. at Aulds Funeral Home Chapel, 7849 East Kings Highway, Shreveport.

Josiah James Bradford
September 7, 2016 — December 21, 2022
Funeral Service: Wednesday, Jan. 4, 2023, 1:00 p.m. at Heavenly Gates, 1339 Jewell Street, Shreveport.
Interment: Wednesday, Jan. 4, 2023, following service at Lincoln Memorial Cemetery, 6915 W 70th Street, Shreveport.

Ronnie Rachal
August 16, 1950 — December 25, 2022
Visitation: Wednesday, Jan. 4, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. at Heavenly Gates, 1339 Jewell Street, Shreveport.
Graveside Service: Thursday, Jan. 5, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at Northwest Louisiana Veterans Cemetery, 79701 Mike Clark Road, Keithville.

Billy Lewis
April 16, 1947 — December 26, 2022
Visitation: Wednesday, Jan. 4, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. at Heavenly Gates, 1339 Jewell Street, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Thursday, Jan. 5, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at Heavenly Gates, 1339 Jewell Street, Shreveport.
Interment: Thursday, Jan. 5, 2023, following service at Northwest Louisiana Veterans Cemetery, 79701 Mike Clark Road, Keithville.

William Bogan
September 16, 1949 — December 24, 2022
Graveside Service: Friday, Jan. 6, 2023, 12:00 p.m. at Northwest Louisiana Veterans Cemetery, 79701 Mike Clark Road, Keithville.

Robert Mims
March 17, 1957 — December 26, 2022
Graveside Service: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at Pilgrim Rest Cemetery, Crichton Road, Sibley.

Katie Roberson
November 16, 1951 — December 25, 2022
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 6, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-7:00 p.m. at Heavenly Gates, 1339 Jewell Street, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at Bryants Temple COGIC.
Interment: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, following service at Lincoln Memorial Cemetery, 6915 W 70th Street, Shreveport.

William E. Glezen
November 14, 1929 — December 23, 2022
Visitation: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, 1:00-2:00 p.m. at Centuries Memorial Funeral Home, 8801 Mansfield Road, Shreveport.
Celebration of Life: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, 2:00 p.m. at Centuries Memorial Funeral Home, 8801 Mansfield Road, Shreveport.

Eunice Lee Martin
December 18, 1952 — December 24, 2022
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 6, 2023, 10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. Forest Park Funeral Home, 1201 Louisiana Avenue, Shreveport.
Funeral Service:
Friday, Jan. 6, 2023, 12:00 p.m. at Forest Park Funeral Home, 1201 Louisiana Avenue, Shreveport.

Marshal Wayne Baxter
June 9, 1948 — December 7, 2022
Memorial Service: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 405 E. 5th Street, Homer.

Shirley B. Norris Shelton
January 20, 1926 — December 16, 2022
Visitation: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, 1:00-2:00 p.m. at Centuries Memorial Funeral Home, 8801 Mansfield Road, Shreveport.
Celebration of Life Memorial: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, 2:00 p.m. at Centuries Memorial Funeral Home, 8801 Mansfield Road, Shreveport.

William Marshall ‘Bill’ McCutcheon
September 8, 1951 — October 24, 2022
Memorial Gathering: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, 10:00-11:00 a.m. at North Highlands United Methodist Church, 835 Poleman Road, Shreveport.

Betty Waddles
September 9, 1951 — December 16, 2022
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 6, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m. at Heavenly Gates, 1339 Jewell Street, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at New Bethel MBC, 3300 Greenwood Road, Shreveport.
Interment: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, following service at Lincoln Memorial Cemetery, 6915 W 70th Street, Shreveport.

Dianne Renee Phillips (Kiser)
September 27, 1978 — December 7, 2022
Celebration of Life: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, 12:00 p.m. at First Baptist Church Sibley, 124 NE 2nd Avenue, Sibley.

Lori Lewis Maddry
May 11, 1968 — November 16, 2022
Celebration of Life: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. at St. John’s Episcopal, 1107 Broadway Street, Minden.

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Notice of Death – January 2, 2023

Rodney Perkins
May 20, 1972 — December 28, 2022
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 6, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-7:00 p.m. at Heavenly Gates, 1339 Jewell Street, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, 1:00 p.m. at Heavenly Gates, 1339 Jewell Street, Shreveport.
Interment: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, following service at Lincoln Memorial Cemetery, 6915 W 70th Street, Shreveport.

Ira Vernon Hastings
September 5, 1941 — December 30, 2022
Funeral Service: Tuesday, Jan. 3, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at St. Mark’s Episcopal Cathedral, Shreveport.
Visitation: Tuesday, Jan. 3, 2023, following service at St. Mark’s Episcopal Cathedral, Shreveport.

Rosella Brouillette
February 10, 1937 — December 28, 2022
Visitation: Wednesday, Jan. 4, 2023, 6:00-9:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, Marksville.
Graveside Service: Friday, Jan. 6, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery No. 2, Marksville.

Ronald ‘Ronnie’ Patrick Watson
July 16, 1937 — December 28, 2022
Memorial Service: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, 1:00-2:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2201 Airline Drive, Bossier.

Hazel B. Tyler
July 7, 1925 — January 1, 2023
Visitation: Thursday, Jan. 5, 2023, 9:00 a.m. at First Baptist Church of Minden, 301 Pennsylvania Avenue, Minden.
Funeral Service: Thursday, Jan. 5, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. at First Baptist Church of Minden, 301 Pennsylvania Avenue, Minden.
Interment: Thursday, Jan. 5, 2023, following service at Gardens of Memory, Minden.

Glenn Emmett Moran
June 3, 1969 — December 28, 2022
Visitation: Tuesday, Jan. 3, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2500 Southside Drive, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Tuesday, Jan. 3, 2023, 12:00-1:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2500 Southside Drive, Shreveport.
Interment: Tuesday, Jan. 3, 2023, following service at Forest Park West Cemetery, 4400 Meriwether Road, Shreveport.

Sharon G. Sexton
September 22, 1948 — December 28, 2022
Funeral Service: Tuesday, Jan. 3, 2023, 10:00-11:00 a.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 211 Murrell Street, Minden.
Interment: Tuesday, Jan. 3, 2023, 12:00-12:30 p.m. at Providence Cemetery, Ringgold.

Dagiel Mathews, Jr.
July 17, 1975 — December 29, 2022
Funeral Service: Tuesday, Jan. 3, 2023, 1:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 1315 Ringgold Avenue, Coushatta.
Interment: Tuesday, Jan. 3, 2023, following service at Little Hope Cemetery, Castor.

Theresa Matthews Bunner
February 7, 1929 — December 30, 2022
Funeral Service: Tuesday, Jan. 3, 2023, 10:00-11:00 a.m. at Pleasant Valley United Methodist Church, Minden.
Graveside Service: Tuesday, Jan. 3, 2023, 2:00-3:00 p.m. at Andrews Cemetery, TX-43, Karnack, Texas.

Lizzie Jane Mason
September 26, 1942 — December 29, 2022
Viewing: Thursday, Jan. 5, 2023, 1:00-4:45 p.m. at Shreveport Funeral Home & Cremation Tribute Center, 5307 Alex Lane, Shreveport.
Celebration of Life: Friday, Jan. 6, 2023, 1:00 p.m. at Calvary Baptist Church, 5823 Ledbetter Street, Shreveport.

Leo Triveno Johnson
November 4, 1974 — December 12, 2022
Gathering of Family and Friends: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, 1:00 p.m. at Round Grove Memorial Gardens, 2869 Round Grove Lane, Shreveport.

Taja Savannah
July 2, 1989 — December 22, 2022
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 6, 2023, 1:00-8:00 p.m. at Precious Memories Mortuary, 4015 Greenwood Road, Shreveport.
Celebration of Life: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, 1:00 p.m. at Shadows of the Cross Baptist Church, 4140 Greenwood Road, Shreveport.

Claiborne Ray Joiner, Jr.
November 16, 1951 — December 25, 2022
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 6, 2023, 1:00-8:00 p.m. at Precious Memories Mortuary, 4015 Greenwood Road, Shreveport.
Celebration of Life: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, 1:00 p.m. at Precious Memories Mortuary, 4015 Greenwood Road, Shreveport.

Thomas Erwin Gregory
September 9, 1942 — December 27, 2022
Visitation: Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2023, 10:00-11:00 a.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2500 Southside Drive, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2500 Southside Drive, Shreveport.
Interment: Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2023, following service at Northwest Louisiana Veterans Cemetery, 79701 Mike Clark Road, Keithville.

Nannette Phillips Bryant
January 18, 1937 — December 18, 2022
Funeral Service: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, 10:30 a.m. at Rose Park Baptist Church, 5560 Buncombe Road, Shreveport.
Interment: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, following service at Forest Park West Cemetery, 4400 Meriwether Road, Shreveport.

Judith ‘Judy’ Elaine Hicks
July 31, 1956 — December 28, 2022
Funeral Service: Tuesday, Jan. 3, 2023, 10:30 a.m. at St. Stephen Lutheran Church, 8400 E. Kingston Road, Shreveport.
Interment: Tuesday, Jan. 3, 2023, following service at Forest Park East Cemetery, 3700 St. Vincent Avenue, Shreveport.

Thomas Max Allen, Jr.
October 7, 1972 — December 20, 2022
Visitation: Tuesday, Jan. 3, 2023, 10:00-11:00 a.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 1815 Marshall Street, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Tuesday, Jan. 3, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 1815 Marshall Street, Shreveport.
Interment: Tuesday, Jan. 3, 2023, following service at Forest Park East Cemetery, 3700 St. Vincent Avenue, Shreveport.

John Stowe
October 1, 1940 — December 17, 2022
Graveside Service: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, 1:00 p.m. at Episcopal Church of the Heavenly Rest, Abilene, Texas.

Mark Layne Watts
March 29, 1954 — December 22, 2022
Graveside Service: Thursday, Jan. 5, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at Forest Park West Cemetery, 4000 Meriwether Road, Shreveport.

Jonn France
May 1, 1952 — December 22, 2022
Memorial Service: Wednesday, Jan. 4, 2023, 2:00 p.m. at Aulds Funeral Home Chapel, 7849 East Kings Highway, Shreveport.

Josiah James Bradford
September 7, 2016 — December 21, 2022
Visitation: Tuesday, Jan. 3, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. at Heavenly Gates, 1339 Jewell Street, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Wednesday, Jan. 4, 2023, 1:00 p.m. at Heavenly Gates, 1339 Jewell Street, Shreveport.
Interment: Wednesday, Jan. 4, 2023, following service at Lincoln Memorial Cemetery, 6915 W 70th Street, Shreveport.

Sharon Abraham
September 17, 1956 — December 26, 2022
Graveside Service: Tuesday, Jan. 3, 2023, 1:00 p.m. at Carver Cemetery, 498 Kennie Road, Shreveport.

Ronnie Rachal
August 16, 1950 — December 25, 2022
Visitation: Wednesday, Jan. 4, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. at Heavenly Gates, 1339 Jewell Street, Shreveport.
Graveside Service: Thursday, Jan. 5, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at Northwest Louisiana Veterans Cemetery, 79701 Mike Clark Road, Keithville.

Billy Lewis
April 16, 1947 — December 26, 2022
Visitation: Wednesday, Jan. 4, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. at Heavenly Gates, 1339 Jewell Street, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Thursday, Jan. 5, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at Heavenly Gates, 1339 Jewell Street, Shreveport.
Interment: Thursday, Jan. 5, 2023, following service at Northwest Louisiana Veterans Cemetery, 79701 Mike Clark Road, Keithville.

William Bogan
September 16, 1949 — December 24, 2022
Graveside Service: Friday, Jan. 6, 2023, 12:00 p.m. at Northwest Louisiana Veterans Cemetery, 79701 Mike Clark Road, Keithville.

Robert Mims
March 17, 1957 — December 26, 2022
Graveside Service: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at Pilgrim Rest Cemetery, Crichton Road, Sibley.

Katie Roberson
November 16, 1951 — December 25, 2022
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 6, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-7:00 p.m. at Heavenly Gates, 1339 Jewell Street, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at Bryants Temple COGIC.
Interment: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, following service at Lincoln Memorial Cemetery, 6915 W 70th Street, Shreveport.

William E. Glezen
November 14, 1929 — December 23, 2022
Visitation: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, 1:00-2:00 p.m. at Centuries Memorial Funeral Home, 8801 Mansfield Road, Shreveport.
Celebration of Life: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, 2:00 p.m. at Centuries Memorial Funeral Home, 8801 Mansfield Road, Shreveport.

Eunice Lee Martin
December 18, 1952 — December 24, 2022
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 6, 2023, 10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. Forest Park Funeral Home, 1201 Louisiana Avenue, Shreveport.
Funeral Service:
Friday, Jan. 6, 2023, 12:00 p.m. at Forest Park Funeral Home, 1201 Louisiana Avenue, Shreveport.

Marshal Wayne Baxter
June 9, 1948 — December 7, 2022
Memorial Service: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 405 E. 5th Street, Homer.

Shirley B. Norris Shelton
January 20, 1926 — December 16, 2022
Visitation: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, 1:00-2:00 p.m. at Centuries Memorial Funeral Home, 8801 Mansfield Road, Shreveport.
Celebration of Life Memorial: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, 2:00 p.m. at Centuries Memorial Funeral Home, 8801 Mansfield Road, Shreveport.

William Marshall ‘Bill’ McCutcheon
September 8, 1951 — October 24, 2022
Memorial Gathering: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, 10:00-11:00 a.m. at North Highlands United Methodist Church, 835 Poleman Road, Shreveport.

Betty Waddles
September 9, 1951 — December 16, 2022
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 6, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m. at Heavenly Gates, 1339 Jewell Street, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at New Bethel MBC, 3300 Greenwood Road, Shreveport.
Interment: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, following service at Lincoln Memorial Cemetery, 6915 W 70th Street, Shreveport.

Dianne Renee Phillips (Kiser)
September 27, 1978 — December 7, 2022
Celebration of Life: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, 12:00 p.m. at First Baptist Church Sibley, 124 NE 2nd Avenue, Sibley.

Lori Lewis Maddry
May 11, 1968 — November 16, 2022
Celebration of Life: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. at St. John’s Episcopal, 1107 Broadway Street, Minden.

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Notice of Death – December 29, 2022

Fred James Thomas
February 22, 1947 — December 27, 2022
Visitation: Friday, Dec. 30, 2022, 6:00-8:00 p.m. at New Hope CME Church, 3821 Ninock Street, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Saturday, Dec. 31, 2022, 1:00 p.m. at New Hope CME Church, 3821 Ninock Street, Shreveport.
Interment: Saturday, Dec. 31, 2022, following service at New Hope CME Cemetery, Shreveport.

Leo Triveno Johnson
November 4, 1974 — December 12, 2022
Gathering of Family and Friends: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, 1:00 p.m. at Round Grove Memorial Gardens, 2869 Round Grove Lane, Shreveport.

Taja Savannah
July 2, 1989 — December 22, 2022
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 6, 2023, 1:00-8:00 p.m. at Precious Memories Mortuary, 4015 Greenwood Road, Shreveport.
Celebration of Life: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, 1:00 p.m. at Shadows of the Cross Baptist Church, 4140 Greenwood Road, Shreveport.

Claiborne Ray Joiner, Jr.
November 16, 1951 — December 25, 2022
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 6, 2023, 1:00-8:00 p.m. at Precious Memories Mortuary, 4015 Greenwood Road, Shreveport.
Celebration of Life: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, 1:00 p.m. at Precious Memories Mortuary, 4015 Greenwood Road, Shreveport.

Marie Sampson Barton
May 11, 1955 — December 27, 2022
Funeral Service: Friday, Dec. 30, 2022, 10:00 a.m. at Holy Ghost Catholic Church, Marksville.

Thomas Erwin Gregory
September 9, 1942 — December 27, 2022
Visitation: Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2023, 10:00-11:00 a.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2500 Southside Drive, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2500 Southside Drive, Shreveport.
Interment: Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2023, following service at Northwest Louisiana Veterans Cemetery, 79701 Mike Clark Road, Keithville.

Nannette Phillips Bryant
January 18, 1937 — December 18, 2022
Funeral Service: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, 10:30 a.m. at Rose Park Baptist Church, 5560 Buncombe Road, Shreveport.
Interment: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, following service at Forest Park West Cemetery, 4400 Meriwether Road, Shreveport.

Judith ‘Judy’ Elaine Hicks
July 31, 1956 — December 28, 2022
Visitation: Monday, Jan. 2, 2023, 5:00-7:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2500 Southside Drive, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Tuesday, Jan. 3, 2023, 10:30 a.m. at St. Stephen Lutheran Church, 8400 E. Kingston Road, Shreveport.
Interment: Tuesday, Jan. 3, 2023, following service at Forest Park East Cemetery, 3700 St. Vincent Avenue, Shreveport.

Emma Elaine Boddie Tyndall
June 7, 1923 — December 28, 2022
Visitation: Monday, Jan. 2, 2023, 10:00-11:00 a.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 1815 Marshall Street, Shreveport.
Graveside Service: Monday, Jan. 2, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 1815 Marshall Street, Shreveport.
Interment: Monday, Jan. 2, 2023, following service at Douglas Cemetery, Ruston.

Betty Ann Waggoner
November 19, 1963 — December 28, 2022
Visitation: Saturday, Dec. 31, 2022, 1:00-2:00 p.m. at Weldon Baptist Church, Bernice.
Graveside Service: Saturday, Dec. 31, 2022, 2:00-3:00 p.m. at Weldon Cemetery, Bernice.

Jerry Lee Booth, Sr.
April 30, 1955 — December 28, 2022
Graveside Service: Friday, Dec. 30, 2022, 11:00-11:30 a.m. at Booth Cemetery, Cotton Valley.

Nancy Ruth Perdue Wright
November 14, 1932 — December 27, 2022
Visitation: Friday, Dec. 30, 2022, 5:00-7:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2201 Airline Drive, Bossier.
Graveside Service: Saturday, Dec. 31, 2022, 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Cemetery, 5185 Swan Lake Road, Bossier.

Thomas Max Allen, Jr.
October 7, 1972 — December 20, 2022
Visitation: Tuesday, Jan. 3, 2023, 10:00-11:00 a.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 1815 Marshall Street, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Tuesday, Jan. 3, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 1815 Marshall Street, Shreveport.
Interment: Tuesday, Jan. 3, 2023, following service at Forest Park East Cemetery, 3700 St. Vincent Avenue, Shreveport.

John Stowe
October 1, 1940 — December 17, 2022
Graveside Service: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, 1:00 p.m. at Episcopal Church of the Heavenly Rest, Abilene, Texas.

Jack Latham
April 2, 1933 — December 25, 2022
Visitation: Sunday, Jan. 1, 2023, 3:00-6:00 p.m. Centuries Memorial Funeral Home, 8801 Mansfield Road, Shreveport.
Celebration of Life:
Monday, Jan. 1, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at Centuries Memorial Funeral Home, 8801 Mansfield Road, Shreveport.

Dorothy ‘Dottie’ McIntosh
December 8, 1926 — December 28, 2022
Visitation: Friday, Dec. 30, 2022, 5:00-7:00 p.m. Centuries Memorial Funeral Home, 8801 Mansfield Road, Shreveport.
Graveside Service:
Saturday, Dec. 31, 2022, 10:00 a.m. at Centuries Memorial Funeral Home, 8801 Mansfield Road, Shreveport.

James Erwin Hughes
July 6, 1947 — December 13, 2022
Memorial Service: Saturday, Dec. 31, 2022, 2:00 p.m. at Sarepta Community Building, Sarepta.

Mark Layne Watts
March 29, 1954 — December 22, 2022
Graveside Service: Thursday, Jan. 5, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at Forest Park West Cemetery, 4000 Meriwether Road, Shreveport.

Jonn France
May 1, 1952 — December 22, 2022
Memorial Service: Wednesday, Jan. 4, 2023, 2:00 p.m. at Aulds Funeral Home Chapel, 7849 East Kings Highway, Shreveport.

Rosie Lee Williams
January 1, 1928 — December 23, 2022
Visitation: Friday, Dec. 30, 2022, 11:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. at Heavenly Gates, 1339 Jewell Street, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Saturday, Dec. 31, 2022, 11:00 a.m. at Midway #2 Baptist Church, 6811 Woolworth Road, Shreveport.
Interment: Saturday, Dec. 31, 2022, following service at Jerusalem Cemetery, 1111 River Road, Armstead.

Erma Pugh
January 25, 1942 — December 24, 2022
Visitation: Friday, Dec. 30, 2022, 11:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. at Heavenly Gates, 1339 Jewell Street, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Saturday, Dec. 31, 2022, 1:00 p.m. at Greater New Zion Baptist Church, 421 Oak Ridge Drive, Benton.
Interment: Saturday, Dec. 31, 2022, following service at Benton Community Cemetery, Benton.

Josiah James Bradford
September 7, 2016 — December 21, 2022
Visitation: Tuesday, Jan. 3, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. at Heavenly Gates, 1339 Jewell Street, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Wednesday, Jan. 4, 2023, 1:00 p.m. at Heavenly Gates, 1339 Jewell Street, Shreveport.
Interment: Wednesday, Jan. 4, 2023, following service at Lincoln Memorial Cemetery, 6915 W 70th Street, Shreveport.

Sharon Abraham
September 17, 1956 — December 26, 2022
Visitation: Monday, Jan. 2, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. at Heavenly Gates, 1339 Jewell Street, Shreveport.
Graveside Service: Tuesday, Jan. 3, 2023, 1:00 p.m. at Carver Cemetery, 498 Kennie Road, Shreveport.

Ronnie Rachal
August 16, 1950 — December 25, 2022
Visitation: Wednesday, Jan. 4, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. at Heavenly Gates, 1339 Jewell Street, Shreveport.
Graveside Service: Thursday, Jan. 5, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at Northwest Louisiana Veterans Cemetery, 79701 Mike Clark Road, Keithville.

Billy Lewis
April 16, 1947 — December 26, 2022
Visitation: Wednesday, Jan. 4, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. at Heavenly Gates, 1339 Jewell Street, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Thursday, Jan. 5, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at Heavenly Gates, 1339 Jewell Street, Shreveport.
Interment: Thursday, Jan. 5, 2023, following service at Northwest Louisiana Veterans Cemetery, 79701 Mike Clark Road, Keithville.

William Bogan
September 16, 1949 — December 24, 2022
Graveside Service: Friday, Jan. 6, 2023, 12:00 p.m. at Northwest Louisiana Veterans Cemetery, 79701 Mike Clark Road, Keithville.

Robert Mims
March 17, 1957 — December 26, 2022
Graveside Service: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at Pilgrim Rest Cemetery, Crichton Road, Sibley.

Katie Roberson
November 16, 1951 — December 25, 2022
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 6, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-7:00 p.m. at Heavenly Gates, 1339 Jewell Street, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at Bryants Temple COGIC.
Interment: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, following service at Lincoln Memorial Cemetery, 6915 W 70th Street, Shreveport.

Charlesetta Baker Smith
January 25, 1942 — December 24, 2022
Visitation: Friday, Dec. 30, 2022, 1:00-5:00 p.m. at Winnfield Funeral Home, 3701 Hollywood Avenue, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Saturday, Dec. 31, 2022, 1:00 p.m. at Cornerstone Baptist Church, 8480 Dixie-Shreveport Road, Shreveport.
Interment: Saturday, Dec. 31, 2022, following service at Old Ebenezer B.C. Cemetery, Belcher.

Willie M. Wood
March 17, 1930 — December 27, 2022
Visitation: Friday, Dec. 30, 2022, 4:00-6:00 p.m. Osborn Funeral Home, 3631 Southern Avenue, Shreveport.
Funeral Service:
Saturday, Dec. 31, 2022, 10:00 a.m. at Osborn Funeral Home, 3631 Southern Avenue, Shreveport.

Cathy Leggitt
March 1, 1938 — December 26, 2022
Celebration of Life: Friday, Dec. 30, 2022, 3:00 p.m. at Centuries Memorial Funeral Home, 8801 Mansfield Road, Shreveport.

William E. Glezen
November 14, 1929 — December 23, 2022
Visitation: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, 1:00-2:00 p.m. at Centuries Memorial Funeral Home, 8801 Mansfield Road, Shreveport.
Celebration of Life: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, 2:00 p.m. at Centuries Memorial Funeral Home, 8801 Mansfield Road, Shreveport.

Eunice Lee Martin
December 18, 1952 — December 24, 2022
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 6, 2023, 10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. Forest Park Funeral Home, 1201 Louisiana Avenue, Shreveport.
Funeral Service:
Friday, Jan. 6, 2023, 12:00 p.m. at Forest Park Funeral Home, 1201 Louisiana Avenue, Shreveport.

Gary Wayne Reddick
February 3, 1960 — December 25, 2022
Celebration of Life: Saturday, Dec. 31, 2022, 11:00 a.m. at Open Road Fellowship Church, 780 Bodcau Station Road, Haughton.

Flora M. Frierson
April 13, 1937 — December 22, 2022
Funeral Service: Friday, Dec. 30, 2022, 1:00 p.m. at Union Mission Baptist Church No. 1, 6029 Buncombe Road, Shreveport.

Sidney Barrow Peacock
September 17, 1933 — December 27, 2022
Funeral Service: Friday, Dec. 30, 2022, 10:30 a.m. at First United Methodist Church, 500 Common Street, Shreveport.

Jack N. Cranford
June 30, 1930 — December 26, 2022
Visitation: Friday, Dec. 30, 2022, 4:00-6:00 p.m. Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 405 E. 5th Street, Homer.
Graveside Service:
Saturday, Dec. 31, 2022, 1:00-2:00 p.m. at Centuries Memorial Funeral Home & Park, 8801 Mansfield Road, Shreveport.

Eddie Leroy Mitchell
May 29, 1939 — December 24, 2022
Visitation: Friday, Dec. 30, 2022, 10:00-11:00 a.m. Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2500 Southside Drive, Shreveport.
Funeral Service:
Friday, Dec. 30, 2022, 11:00 a.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2500 Southside Drive, Shreveport.

JoAnn Youngblood
November 23, 1942 — December 23, 2022
Funeral Service: Friday, Dec. 30, 2022, 10:00-11:00 a.m. at Aimwell Baptist Church, 1892 Highway 1215, Zwolle.
Interment: Friday, Dec. 30, 2022, 11:00 a.m. at Aimwell Baptist Church Cemetery, 1892 Highway 1215, Zwolle.

Michael Shane Lafitte
January 15, 1974 — December 22, 2022
Celebration of Life: Saturday, Dec. 31, 2022, 2:00 p.m. at Centuries Memorial Funeral Home, 8801 Mansfield Road, Shreveport.

Calvin Webb
July 4, 1951 — December 12, 2022
Funeral Service: Friday, Dec. 30, 2022, 10:00 a.m. at Bossier Baptist Church, 809 Hamilton Road, Bossier.
Interment: Friday, Dec. 30, 2022, following service at Liberty Hill Cemetery, Coushatta.

Johnnie Adams
December 31, 1936 — December 25, 2022
Funeral Service: Friday, Dec. 30, 2022, 12:00 p.m. at Mt. Bethel MBC #1, 12535 Mansfield Road, Keithville.
Interment: Friday, Dec. 30, 2022, following service at Mt. Bethel Cemetery.

Ester Mae Lathon
January 3, 1948 — December 19, 2022
Funeral Service: Friday, Dec. 30, 2022, 1:00 p.m. at St. Savior B.C., Coushatta.
Interment: Friday, Dec. 30, 2022, following service at Springville Cemetery, Springville Road, Coushatta.

Rosa Pouncy
October 13, 1939 — December 23, 2022
Funeral Service: Friday, Dec. 30, 2022, 1:00 p.m. at Peaceful Rest MBC.
Interment: Friday, Dec. 30, 2022, following service at Carver Cemetery, 498 Kennie Road, Shreveport.

Marshal Wayne Baxter
June 9, 1948 — December 7, 2022
Memorial Service: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 405 E. 5th Street, Homer.

Shirley B. Norris Shelton
January 20, 1926 — December 16, 2022
Visitation: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, 1:00-2:00 p.m. at Centuries Memorial Funeral Home, 8801 Mansfield Road, Shreveport.
Celebration of Life Memorial: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, 2:00 p.m. at Centuries Memorial Funeral Home, 8801 Mansfield Road, Shreveport.

Virginia Chambers
July 31, 1962 — December 20, 2022
Graveside Service: Friday, Dec. 30, 2022, 11:00 a.m. at Lincoln Memorial Cemetery, 6915 W 70th Street, Shreveport.

William Marshall ‘Bill’ McCutcheon
September 8, 1951 — October 24, 2022
Memorial Gathering: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, 10:00-11:00 a.m. at North Highlands United Methodist Church, 835 Poleman Road, Shreveport.

Betty Waddles
September 9, 1951 — December 16, 2022
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 6, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m. at Heavenly Gates, 1339 Jewell Street, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at New Bethel MBC, 3300 Greenwood Road, Shreveport.
Interment: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, following service at Lincoln Memorial Cemetery, 6915 W 70th Street, Shreveport.

Ruby Mae Bailey
July 31, 1926 — December 9, 2022
Graveside Service: Friday, Dec. 30, 2022, 10:00-10:45 a.m. at Minden Cemetery, 301 Goodwill Street, Minden.

Dianne Renee Phillips (Kiser)
September 27, 1978 — December 7, 2022
Celebration of Life: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, 12:00 p.m. at First Baptist Church Sibley, 124 NE 2nd Avenue, Sibley.

Lori Lewis Maddry
May 11, 1968 — November 16, 2022
Celebration of Life: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. at St. John’s Episcopal, 1107 Broadway Street, Minden.

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Notice of Death – December 28, 2022

Jack Latham
April 2, 1933 — December 25, 2022
Visitation: Sunday, Jan. 1, 2023, 3:00-6:00 p.m. Centuries Memorial Funeral Home, 8801 Mansfield Road, Shreveport.
Celebration of Life:
Monday, Jan. 1, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at Centuries Memorial Funeral Home, 8801 Mansfield Road, Shreveport.

Dorothy ‘Dottie’ McIntosh
December 8, 1926 — December 28, 2022
Visitation: Friday, Dec. 30, 2022, 5:00-7:00 p.m. Centuries Memorial Funeral Home, 8801 Mansfield Road, Shreveport.
Graveside Service:
Saturday, Dec. 31, 2022, 10:00 a.m. at Centuries Memorial Funeral Home, 8801 Mansfield Road, Shreveport.

James Erwin Hughes
July 6, 1947 — December 13, 2022
Memorial Service: Saturday, Dec. 31, 2022, 2:00 p.m. at Sarepta Community Building, Sarepta.

Shirley Eubanks
August 31, 1941 — December 17, 2022
Memorial Service: Thursday, Dec. 29, 2022, 10:00 a.m. at Aulds Funeral Home Chapel, 7849 East Kings Highway, Shreveport.

Mark Layne Watts
March 29, 1954 — December 22, 2022
Graveside Service: Thursday, Jan. 5, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at Forest Park West Cemetery, 4000 Meriwether Road, Shreveport.

Jonn France
May 1, 1952 — December 22, 2022
Memorial Service: Wednesday, Jan. 4, 2023, 2:00 p.m. at Aulds Funeral Home Chapel, 7849 East Kings Highway, Shreveport.

Rosie Lee Williams
January 1, 1928 — December 23, 2022
Visitation: Friday, Dec. 30, 2022, 11:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. at Heavenly Gates, 1339 Jewell Street, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Saturday, Dec. 31, 2022, 11:00 a.m. at Midway #2 Baptist Church, 6811 Woolworth Road, Shreveport.
Interment: Saturday, Dec. 31, 2022, following service at Jerusalem Cemetery, 1111 River Road, Armstead.

Erma Pugh
January 25, 1942 — December 24, 2022
Visitation: Friday, Dec. 30, 2022, 11:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. at Heavenly Gates, 1339 Jewell Street, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Saturday, Dec. 31, 2022, 1:00 p.m. at Greater New Zion Baptist Church, 421 Oak Ridge Drive, Benton.
Interment: Saturday, Dec. 31, 2022, following service at Benton Community Cemetery, Benton.

Josiah James Bradford
September 7, 2016 — December 21, 2022
Visitation: Tuesday, Jan. 3, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. at Heavenly Gates, 1339 Jewell Street, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Wednesday, Jan. 4, 2023, 1:00 p.m. at Heavenly Gates, 1339 Jewell Street, Shreveport.
Interment: Wednesday, Jan. 4, 2023, following service at Lincoln Memorial Cemetery, 6915 W 70th Street, Shreveport.

Sharon Abraham
September 17, 1956 — December 26, 2022
Visitation: Monday, Jan. 2, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. at Heavenly Gates, 1339 Jewell Street, Shreveport.
Graveside Service: Tuesday, Jan. 3, 2023, 1:00 p.m. at Carver Cemetery, 498 Kennie Road, Shreveport.

Ronnie Rachal
August 16, 1950 — December 25, 2022
Visitation: Wednesday, Jan. 4, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. at Heavenly Gates, 1339 Jewell Street, Shreveport.
Graveside Service: Thursday, Jan. 5, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at Northwest Louisiana Veterans Cemetery, 79701 Mike Clark Road, Keithville.

Billy Lewis
April 16, 1947 — December 26, 2022
Visitation: Wednesday, Jan. 4, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. at Heavenly Gates, 1339 Jewell Street, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Thursday, Jan. 5, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at Heavenly Gates, 1339 Jewell Street, Shreveport.
Interment: Thursday, Jan. 5, 2023, following service at Northwest Louisiana Veterans Cemetery, 79701 Mike Clark Road, Keithville.

William Bogan
September 16, 1949 — December 24, 2022
Graveside Service: Friday, Jan. 6, 2023, 12:00 p.m. at Northwest Louisiana Veterans Cemetery, 79701 Mike Clark Road, Keithville.

Robert Mims
March 17, 1957 — December 26, 2022
Graveside Service: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at Pilgrim Rest Cemetery, Crichton Road, Sibley.

Katie Roberson
November 16, 1951 — December 25, 2022
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 6, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-7:00 p.m. at Heavenly Gates, 1339 Jewell Street, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at Bryants Temple COGIC.
Interment: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, following service at Lincoln Memorial Cemetery, 6915 W 70th Street, Shreveport.

Charlesetta Baker Smith
January 25, 1942 — December 24, 2022
Visitation: Friday, Dec. 30, 2022, 1:00-5:00 p.m. at Winnfield Funeral Home, 3701 Hollywood Avenue, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Saturday, Dec. 31, 2022, 1:00 p.m. at Cornerstone Baptist Church, 8480 Dixie-Shreveport Road, Shreveport.
Interment: Saturday, Dec. 31, 2022, following service at Old Ebenezer B.C. Cemetery, Belcher.

Willie M. Wood
March 17, 1930 — December 27, 2022
Visitation: Friday, Dec. 30, 2022, 4:00-6:00 p.m. Osborn Funeral Home, 3631 Southern Avenue, Shreveport.
Funeral Service:
Saturday, Dec. 31, 2022, 10:00 a.m. at Osborn Funeral Home, 3631 Southern Avenue, Shreveport.

Cathy Leggitt
March 1, 1938 — December 26, 2022
Visitation: Thursday, Dec. 29, 2022, 5:00-7:00 p.m. at Centuries Memorial Funeral Home, 8801 Mansfield Road, Shreveport. Celebration of Life: Friday, Dec. 30, 2022, 3:00 p.m. at Centuries Memorial Funeral Home, 8801 Mansfield Road, Shreveport.

William E. Glezen
November 14, 1929 — December 23, 2022
Visitation: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, 1:00-2:00 p.m. at Centuries Memorial Funeral Home, 8801 Mansfield Road, Shreveport.
Celebration of Life: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, 2:00 p.m. at Centuries Memorial Funeral Home, 8801 Mansfield Road, Shreveport.

Eunice Lee Martin
December 18, 1952 — December 24, 2022
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 6, 2023, 10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. Forest Park Funeral Home, 1201 Louisiana Avenue, Shreveport.
Funeral Service:
Friday, Jan. 6, 2023, 12:00 p.m. at Forest Park Funeral Home, 1201 Louisiana Avenue, Shreveport.

Gary Wayne Reddick
February 3, 1960 — December 25, 2022
Celebration of Life: Saturday, Dec. 31, 2022, 11:00 a.m. at Open Road Fellowship Church, 780 Bodcau Station Road, Haughton.

Flora M. Frierson
April 13, 1937 — December 22, 2022
Visitation: Thursday, Dec. 29, 2022, 12:00-5:00 p.m. at Union Mission Baptist Church No. 1, 6029 Buncombe Road, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Friday, Dec. 30, 2022, 1:00 p.m. at Union Mission Baptist Church No. 1, 6029 Buncombe Road, Shreveport.

Sidney Barrow Peacock
September 17, 1933 — December 27, 2022
Visitation: Thursday, Dec. 29, 2022, 4:00-6:00 p.m. at Osborn Funeral Home, 3631 Southern Avenue, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Friday, Dec. 30, 2022, 10:30 a.m. at First United Methodist Church, 500 Common Street, Shreveport.

Jack N. Cranford
June 30, 1930 — December 26, 2022
Visitation: Friday, Dec. 30, 2022, 4:00-6:00 p.m. Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 405 E. 5th Street, Homer.
Graveside Service:
Saturday, Dec. 31, 2022, 1:00-2:00 p.m. at Centuries Memorial Funeral Home & Park, 8801 Mansfield Road, Shreveport.

Eddie Leroy Mitchell
May 29, 1939 — December 24, 2022
Visitation: Friday, Dec. 30, 2022, 10:00-11:00 a.m. Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2500 Southside Drive, Shreveport.
Funeral Service:
Friday, Dec. 30, 2022, 11:00 a.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2500 Southside Drive, Shreveport.

JoAnn Youngblood
November 23, 1942 — December 23, 2022
Visitation: Thursday, Dec. 29, 2022, 5:00-9:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 9891 Texas Hwy., Many.
Funeral Service: Friday, Dec. 30, 2022, 10:00-11:00 a.m. at Aimwell Baptist Church, 1892 Highway 1215, Zwolle.
Interment: Friday, Dec. 30, 2022, 11:00 a.m. at Aimwell Baptist Church Cemetery, 1892 Highway 1215, Zwolle.

William Arthur Chambless, Sr.
June 1, 1940 — December 23, 2022
Funeral Service: Thursday, Dec. 29, 2022, 1:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2500 Southside Drive, Shreveport.
Interment: Thursday, Dec. 29, 2022, following service at Centuries Memorial Funeral Home & Park, 8801 Mansfield Road, Shreveport.

Michael Shane Lafitte
January 15, 1974 — December 22, 2022
Celebration of Life: Saturday, Dec. 31, 2022, 2:00 p.m. at Centuries Memorial Funeral Home, 8801 Mansfield Road, Shreveport.

Calvin Webb
July 4, 1951 — December 12, 2022
Visitation: Thursday, Dec. 29, 2022, 11:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. at A.M. (Friendship Cemetery, Heavenly Gates).
Funeral Service:
Friday, Dec. 30, 2022, 10:00 a.m. at Bossier Baptist Church, 809 Hamilton Road, Bossier.
Interment: Friday, Dec. 30, 2022, following service at Liberty Hill Cemetery, Coushatta.

Johnnie Adams
December 31, 1936 — December 25, 2022
Visitation: Thursday, Dec. 29, 2022, 11:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m. at Heavenly Gates, 1339 Jewell Street, Shreveport.
Funeral Service:
Friday, Dec. 30, 2022, 12:00 p.m. at Mt. Bethel MBC #1, 12535 Mansfield Road, Keithville.
Interment: Friday, Dec. 30, 2022, following service at Mt. Bethel Cemetery.

Ester Mae Lathon
January 3, 1948 — December 19, 2022
Visitation: Thursday, Dec. 29, 2022, 11:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. at Heavenly Gates, 1339 Jewell Street, Shreveport.
Funeral Service:
Friday, Dec. 30, 2022, 1:00 p.m. at St. Savior B.C., Coushatta.
Interment: Friday, Dec. 30, 2022, following service at Springville Cemetery, Springville Road, Coushatta.

Rosa Pouncy
October 13, 1939 — December 23, 2022
Visitation: Thursday, Dec. 29, 2022, 11:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. at Heavenly Gates, 1339 Jewell Street, Shreveport.
Funeral Service:
Friday, Dec. 30, 2022, 1:00 p.m. at Peaceful Rest MBC.
Interment: Friday, Dec. 30, 2022, following service at Carver Cemetery, 498 Kennie Road, Shreveport.

Marshal Wayne Baxter
June 9, 1948 — December 7, 2022
Memorial Service: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 405 E. 5th Street, Homer.

Shirley B. Norris Shelton
January 20, 1926 — December 16, 2022
Visitation: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, 1:00-2:00 p.m. at Centuries Memorial Funeral Home, 8801 Mansfield Road, Shreveport.
Celebration of Life Memorial: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, 2:00 p.m. at Centuries Memorial Funeral Home, 8801 Mansfield Road, Shreveport.

Virginia Chambers
July 31, 1962 — December 20, 2022
Graveside Service: Friday, Dec. 30, 2022, 11:00 a.m. at Lincoln Memorial Cemetery, 6915 W 70th Street, Shreveport.

William Marshall ‘Bill’ McCutcheon
September 8, 1951 — October 24, 2022
Memorial Gathering: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, 10:00-11:00 a.m. at North Highlands United Methodist Church, 835 Poleman Road, Shreveport.

Marianne Schwartz Jones
December 24, 1928 — December 7, 2022
Graveside Service: Thursday, Dec. 29, 2022, 10:00-11:00 a.m. at Forest Park Cemetery West, 4000 Meriwether Road, Shreveport.

Eva English Daigrepont
August 25, 1947 — December 19, 2022
Memorial Service: Thursday, Dec. 29, 2022, 10:00-11:00 a.m. at Henrietta Congregational Methodist Church, Converse.

Betty Waddles
September 9, 1951 — December 16, 2022
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 6, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m. at Heavenly Gates, 1339 Jewell Street, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at New Bethel MBC, 3300 Greenwood Road, Shreveport.
Interment: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, following service at Lincoln Memorial Cemetery, 6915 W 70th Street, Shreveport.

Ruby Mae Bailey
July 31, 1926 — December 9, 2022
Graveside Service: Friday, Dec. 30, 2022, 10:00-10:45 a.m. at Minden Cemetery, 301 Goodwill Street, Minden.

Dianne Renee Phillips (Kiser)
September 27, 1978 — December 7, 2022
Celebration of Life: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, 12:00 p.m. at First Baptist Church Sibley, 124 NE 2nd Avenue, Sibley.

Lori Lewis Maddry
May 11, 1968 — November 16, 2022
Celebration of Life: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. at St. John’s Episcopal, 1107 Broadway Street, Minden.

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Notice of Death – December 27, 2022

Cathy Leggitt
March 1, 1938 — December 26, 2022
Visitation: Thursday, Dec. 29, 2022, 5:00-7:00 p.m. at Centuries Memorial Funeral Home, 8801 Mansfield Road, Shreveport.
Celebration of Life: Friday, Dec. 30, 2022, 3:00 p.m. at Centuries Memorial Funeral Home, 8801 Mansfield Road, Shreveport.

William E. Glezen
November 14, 1929 — December 23, 2022
Visitation: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, 1:00-2:00 p.m. at Centuries Memorial Funeral Home, 8801 Mansfield Road, Shreveport.
Celebration of Life: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, 2:00 p.m. at Centuries Memorial Funeral Home, 8801 Mansfield Road, Shreveport.

Eunice Lee Martin
December 18, 1952 — December 24, 2022
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 6, 2023, 10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. Forest Park Funeral Home, 1201 Louisiana Avenue, Shreveport.
Funeral Service:
Friday, Jan. 6, 2023, 12:00 p.m. at Forest Park Funeral Home, 1201 Louisiana Avenue, Shreveport.

Gary Wayne Reddick
February 3, 1960 — December 25, 2022
Celebration of Life: Saturday, Dec. 31, 2022, 11:00 a.m. at Open Road Fellowship Church, 780 Bodcau Station Road, Haughton.

Flora M. Frierson
April 13, 1937 — December 22, 2022
Visitation: Thursday, Dec. 29, 2022, 12:00-5:00 p.m. at Union Mission Baptist Church No. 1, 6029 Buncombe Road, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Friday, Dec. 30, 2022, 1:00 p.m. at Union Mission Baptist Church No. 1, 6029 Buncombe Road, Shreveport.

Katherine Jureski
July 18, 1951 — December 20, 2022
Graveside Service: Wednesday, Dec. 28, 2022, 2:00 p.m. at Forest Park West Cemetery, 4400 Meriwether Road, Shreveport.

Sidney Barrow Peacock
September 17, 1933 — December 27, 2022
Visitation: Thursday, Dec. 29, 2022, 4:00-6:00 p.m. at Osborn Funeral Home, 3631 Southern Avenue, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Friday, Dec. 30, 2022, 10:30 a.m. at First United Methodist Church, 500 Common Street, Shreveport.

Jack N. Cranford
June 30, 1930 — December 26, 2022
Visitation: Friday, Dec. 30, 2022, 4:00-6:00 p.m. Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 405 E. 5th Street, Homer.
Graveside Service:
Saturday, Dec. 31, 2022, 1:00-2:00 p.m. at Centuries Memorial Funeral Home & Park, 8801 Mansfield Road, Shreveport.

Eddie Leroy Mitchell
May 29, 1939 — December 24, 2022
Visitation: Friday, Dec. 30, 2022, 10:00-11:00 a.m. Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2500 Southside Drive, Shreveport.
Funeral Service:
Friday, Dec. 30, 2022, 11:00 a.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2500 Southside Drive, Shreveport.

JoAnn Youngblood
November 23, 1942 — December 23, 2022
Visitation: Thursday, Dec. 29, 2022, 5:00-9:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 9891 Texas Hwy., Many.
Funeral Service: Friday, Dec. 30, 2022, 10:00-11:00 a.m. at Aimwell Baptist Church, 1892 Highway 1215, Zwolle.
Interment: Friday, Dec. 30, 2022, 11:00 a.m. at Aimwell Baptist Church Cemetery, 1892 Highway 1215, Zwolle.

William Arthur Chambless, Sr.
June 1, 1940 — December 23, 2022
Visitation: Wednesday, Dec. 28, 2022, 6:00-8:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2500 Southside Drive, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Thursday, Dec. 29, 2022, 1:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2500 Southside Drive, Shreveport.
Interment: Thursday, Dec. 29, 2022, following service at Centuries Memorial Funeral Home & Park, 8801 Mansfield Road, Shreveport.

Olan Dean Garrett
July 9, 1932 — December 25, 2022
Visitation: Wednesday, Dec. 28, 2022, 1:00-2:00 p.m. at Old Union Baptist Church, Benson.
Funeral Service: Wednesday, Dec. 28, 2022, 2:00-3:00 p.m. at Old Union Baptist Church, Benson.
Interment: Wednesday, Dec. 28, 2022, 2:30-3:30 p.m. at Old Union Cemetery, Benson.

Charles Edward James, Sr.
December 27, 1942 — December 15, 2022
Visitation: Wednesday, Dec. 28, 2022, 11:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 705 S Spruce Street, Vivian.
Funeral Service: Wednesday, Dec. 28, 2022, 1:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 705 S Spruce Street, Vivian.

Josephine Wilkinson McGowan
November 15, 1926 — December 24, 2022
Graveside Service: Wednesday, Dec. 28, 2022, 10:00 a.m. at Forest Park West Cemetery, 4400 Meriwether Road, Shreveport.

Michael Shane Lafitte
January 15, 1974 — December 22, 2022
Celebration of Life: Saturday, Dec. 31, 2022, 2:00 p.m. at Centuries Memorial Funeral Home, 8801 Mansfield Road, Shreveport.

Christine East Homan
December 4, 1914 — December 22, 2022
Visitation: Wednesday, Dec. 28, 2022, 1:00-2:00 p.m. at Centuries Memorial Funeral Home, 8801 Mansfield Road, Shreveport.
Celebration of Life Graveside: Wednesday, Dec. 28, 2022, 2:00 p.m. at Centuries Memorial Funeral Home, 8801 Mansfield Road, Shreveport.

Lloyd Wade
March 31, 1946 — December 21, 2022
Funeral Service: Wednesday, Dec. 28, 2022, at New Elizabeth B.C. (Jewella Ave., New St. Mary Cemetery).
Interment: Wednesday, Dec. 28, 2022, following service at Round Grove Cemetery, 2869 Round Grove Lane, Shreveport.

Calvin Webb
July 4, 1951 — December 12, 2022
Visitation: Thursday, Dec. 29, 2022, 11:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. at A.M. (Friendship Cemetery, Heavenly Gates).
Funeral Service:
Friday, Dec. 30, 2022, 10:00 a.m. at Bossier Baptist Church, 809 Hamilton Road, Bossier.
Interment: Friday, Dec. 30, 2022, following service at Liberty Hill Cemetery, Coushatta.

Johnnie Adams
December 31, 1936 — December 25, 2022
Visitation: Thursday, Dec. 29, 2022, 11:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m. at Heavenly Gates, 1339 Jewell Street, Shreveport.
Funeral Service:
Friday, Dec. 30, 2022, 12:00 p.m. at Mt. Bethel MBC #1, 12535 Mansfield Road, Keithville.
Interment: Friday, Dec. 30, 2022, following service at Mt. Bethel Cemetery.

Ester Mae Lathon
January 3, 1948 — December 19, 2022
Visitation: Thursday, Dec. 29, 2022, 11:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. at Heavenly Gates, 1339 Jewell Street, Shreveport.
Funeral Service:
Friday, Dec. 30, 2022, 1:00 p.m. at St. Savior B.C., Coushatta.
Interment: Friday, Dec. 30, 2022, following service at Springville Cemetery, Springville Road, Coushatta.

Rosa Pouncy
October 13, 1939 — December 23, 2022
Visitation: Thursday, Dec. 29, 2022, 11:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. at Heavenly Gates, 1339 Jewell Street, Shreveport.
Funeral Service:
Friday, Dec. 30, 2022, 1:00 p.m. at Peaceful Rest MBC.
Interment: Friday, Dec. 30, 2022, following service at Carver Cemetery, 498 Kennie Road, Shreveport.

Ronnie Rachel
August 16, 2022 — December 25, 2022
Visitation: Wednesday, Jan. 4, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. at Heavenly Gates, 1339 Jewell Street, Shreveport.
Graveside Service:
Thursday, Jan. 5, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at Northwest Louisiana Veterans Cemetery, 79701 Mike Clark Road, Keithville.

Judge King, Jr.
September 1, 1949 — November 28, 2022
Memorial Service: Wednesday, Dec. 28, 2022, 11:00 a.m. at Precious Memories Mortuary Chapel, 4017 Greenwood Road, Shreveport.

Marshal Wayne Baxter
June 9, 1948 — December 7, 2022
Memorial Service: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 405 E. 5th Street, Homer.

Elizabeth Threatt Frye
September 20, 1946 — December 22, 2022
Visitation: Wednesday, Dec. 28, 2022, 1:00-3:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2201 Airline Drive, Bossier.
Memorial Service:
Wednesday, Dec. 28, 2022, 3:00-4:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2201 Airline Drive, Bossier.

Myrtis Cook Springer
September 27, 1925 — December 22, 2022
Funeral Service: Wednesday, Dec. 28, 2022, 10:00-11:00 a.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 1680 1st Street, Arcadia.

Pleasant Nathaniel Burns
February 21, 1921 — December 22, 2022
Visitation: Wednesday, Dec. 28, 2022, 9:00-10:00 a.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2500 Southside Drive, Shreveport.
Graveside Service:
Wednesday, Dec. 28, 2022, 10:30-11:30 a.m. at Centuries Memorial Funeral Home & Park, 8801 Mansfield Road, Shreveport.

Nancy Carolyn Zysek
April 29, 1938 — December 21, 2022
Graveside Service: Wednesday, Dec. 28, 2022, 12:00-1:00 p.m. at Forest Park East Cemetery, 3700 St. Vincent Avenue, Shreveport.

Mayo Cobb
November 19, 1939 — December 21, 2022
Funeral Service: Wednesday, Dec. 28, 2022, 2:00-3:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 943 Polk Street, Mansfield.
Interment: Wednesday, Dec. 28, 2022, 3:30-4:30 p.m. at Sloan Cemetery, Mansfield.

Shirley B. Norris Shelton
January 20, 1926 — December 16, 2022
Visitation: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, 1:00-2:00 p.m. at Centuries Memorial Funeral Home, 8801 Mansfield Road, Shreveport.
Celebration of Life Memorial: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, 2:00 p.m. at Centuries Memorial Funeral Home, 8801 Mansfield Road, Shreveport.

Virginia Chambers
July 31, 1962 — December 20, 2022
Graveside Service: Friday, Dec. 30, 2022, 11:00 a.m. at Lincoln Memorial Cemetery, 6915 W 70th Street, Shreveport.

William Marshall ‘Bill’ McCutcheon
September 8, 1951 — October 24, 2022
Memorial Gathering: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, 10:00-11:00 a.m. at North Highlands United Methodist Church, 835 Poleman Road, Shreveport.

Marianne Schwartz Jones
December 24, 1928 — December 7, 2022
Graveside Service: Thursday, Dec. 29, 2022, 10:00-11:00 a.m. at Forest Park Cemetery West, 4000 Meriwether Road, Shreveport.

Eva English Daigrepont
August 25, 1947 — December 19, 2022
Memorial Service: Thursday, Dec. 29, 2022, 10:00-11:00 a.m. at Henrietta Congregational Methodist Church, Converse.

Betty Waddles
September 9, 1951 — December 16, 2022
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 6, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m. at Heavenly Gates, 1339 Jewell Street, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at New Bethel MBC, 3300 Greenwood Road, Shreveport.
Interment: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, following service at Lincoln Memorial Cemetery, 6915 W 70th Street, Shreveport.

Ruby Mae Bailey
July 31, 1926 — December 9, 2022
Graveside Service: Friday, Dec. 30, 2022, 10:00-10:45 a.m. at Minden Cemetery, 301 Goodwill Street, Minden.

Dianne Renee Phillips (Kiser)
September 27, 1978 — December 7, 2022
Celebration of Life: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, 12:00 p.m. at First Baptist Church Sibley, 124 NE 2nd Avenue, Sibley.

Lori Lewis Maddry
May 11, 1968 — November 16, 2022
Celebration of Life: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. at St. John’s Episcopal, 1107 Broadway Street, Minden.

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Notice of Death – December 26, 2022

Michael Shane Lafitte
January 15, 1974 — December 22, 2022
Celebration of Life: Saturday, Dec. 31, 2022, 2:00 p.m. at Centuries Memorial Funeral Home, 8801 Mansfield Road, Shreveport.

Christine East Homan
December 4, 1914 — December 22, 2022
Visitation: Wednesday, Dec. 28, 2022, 1:00-2:00 p.m. at Centuries Memorial Funeral Home, 8801 Mansfield Road, Shreveport.
Celebration of Life Graveside: Wednesday, Dec. 28, 2022, 2:00 p.m. at Centuries Memorial Funeral Home, 8801 Mansfield Road, Shreveport.

Jerome Metoyer
July 20, 1949 — December 19, 2022
Graveside Service: Tuesday, Dec. 27, 2022, 12:00 p.m. at Lincoln Cemetery, New Bethel.

Aria Dennis
December 21, 2022 — December 21, 2022
Graveside Service: Tuesday, Dec. 27, 2022, 12:00 p.m. at Lake Zion Cemetery, Belcher.

Lloyd Wade
March 31, 1946 — December 21, 2022
Visitation: Tuesday, Dec. 27, 2022, 11:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m. at New Elizabeth B.C. (Jewella Ave., New St. Mary Cemetery).
Funeral Service:
Wednesday, Dec. 28, 2022, at New Elizabeth B.C. (Jewella Ave., New St. Mary Cemetery).
Interment: Wednesday, Dec. 28, 2022, following service at Round Grove Cemetery, 2869 Round Grove Lane, Shreveport.

Calvin Webb
July 4, 1951 — December 12, 2022
Visitation: Thursday, Dec. 29, 2022, 11:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. at A.M. (Friendship Cemetery, Heavenly Gates).
Funeral Service:
Friday, Dec. 30, 2022, 10:00 a.m. at Bossier Baptist Church, 809 Hamilton Road, Bossier.
Interment: Friday, Dec. 30, 2022, following service at Liberty Hill Cemetery, Coushatta.

Johnnie Adams
December 31, 1936 — December 25, 2022
Visitation: Thursday, Dec. 29, 2022, 11:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m. at Heavenly Gates, 1339 Jewell Street, Shreveport.
Funeral Service:
Friday, Dec. 30, 2022, 12:00 p.m. at Mt. Bethel MBC #1, 12535 Mansfield Road, Keithville.
Interment: Friday, Dec. 30, 2022, following service at Mt. Bethel Cemetery.

Ester Mae Lathon
January 3, 1948 — December 19, 2022
Visitation: Thursday, Dec. 29, 2022, 11:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. at Heavenly Gates, 1339 Jewell Street, Shreveport.
Funeral Service:
Friday, Dec. 30, 2022, 1:00 p.m. at St. Savior B.C., Coushatta.
Interment: Friday, Dec. 30, 2022, following service at Springville Cemetery, Springville Road, Coushatta.

Rosa Pouncy
October 13, 1939 — December 23, 2022
Visitation: Thursday, Dec. 29, 2022, 11:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. at Heavenly Gates, 1339 Jewell Street, Shreveport.
Funeral Service:
Friday, Dec. 30, 2022, 1:00 p.m. at Peaceful Rest MBC.
Interment: Friday, Dec. 30, 2022, following service at Carver Cemetery, 498 Kennie Road, Shreveport.

Ronnie Rachel
August 16, 2022 — December 25, 2022
Visitation: Wednesday, Jan. 4, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. at Heavenly Gates, 1339 Jewell Street, Shreveport.
Graveside Service:
Thursday, Jan. 5, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at Northwest Louisiana Veterans Cemetery, 79701 Mike Clark Road, Keithville.

Judge King, Jr.
September 1, 1949 — November 28, 2022
Memorial Service: Wednesday, Dec. 28, 2022, 11:00 a.m. at Precious Memories Mortuary Chapel, 4017 Greenwood Road, Shreveport.

Dawn Ann Giglio
January 2, 1938 — December 21, 2022
Mass of Christian Burial: Tuesday, Dec. 27, 2022, 10:00-11:00 a.m. at St. Joseph Catholic Church, 204 Patton Street, Shreveport.

Marshal Wayne Baxter
June 9, 1948 — December 7, 2022
Memorial Service: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 405 E. 5th Street, Homer.

Elizabeth Threatt Frye
September 20, 1946 — December 22, 2022
Visitation: Wednesday, Dec. 28, 2022, 1:00-3:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2201 Airline Drive, Bossier.
Memorial Service:
Wednesday, Dec. 28, 2022, 3:00-4:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2201 Airline Drive, Bossier.

Myrtis Cook Springer
September 27, 1925 — December 22, 2022
Funeral Service: Wednesday, Dec. 28, 2022, 10:00-11:00 a.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 1680 1st Street, Arcadia.

Pleasant Nathaniel Burns
February 21, 1921 — December 22, 2022
Visitation: Wednesday, Dec. 28, 2022, 9:00-10:00 a.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2500 Southside Drive, Shreveport.
Graveside Service:
Wednesday, Dec. 28, 2022, 10:30-11:30 a.m. at Centuries Memorial Funeral Home & Park, 8801 Mansfield Road, Shreveport.

Nancy Carolyn Zysek
April 29, 1938 — December 21, 2022
Visitation: Tuesday, Dec. 27, 2022, 6:00-8:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2201 Airline Drive, Bossier.
Graveside Service:
Wednesday, Dec. 28, 2022, 12:00-1:00 p.m. at Forest Park East Cemetery, 3700 St. Vincent Avenue, Shreveport.

Mayo Cobb
November 19, 1939 — December 21, 2022
Visitation: Tuesday, Dec. 27, 2022, 5:00-8:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 943 Polk Street, Mansfield.
Funeral Service:
Wednesday, Dec. 28, 2022, 2:00-3:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 943 Polk Street, Mansfield.
Interment: Wednesday, Dec. 28, 2022, 3:30-4:30 p.m. at Sloan Cemetery, Mansfield.

Norma Fae King Gates
April 17, 1930 — December 20, 2022
Visitation: Tuesday, Dec. 27, 2022, 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2500 Southside Drive, Shreveport.
Funeral Service:
Tuesday, Dec. 27, 2022, 12:00-1:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2500 Southside Drive, Shreveport.
Interment: Tuesday, Dec. 27, 2022, following service at Forest Park West Cemetery, 4400 Meriwether Road, Shreveport.

Dorothy Jean Harrison Cleveland
December 12, 1933 — December 23, 2022
Visitation: Tuesday, Dec. 27, 2022, 2:00-3:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2500 Southside Drive, Shreveport.
Funeral Service:
Tuesday, Dec. 27, 2022, 3:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2500 Southside Drive, Shreveport.
Interment: Tuesday, Dec. 27, 2022, following service at Forest Park West Cemetery, 4400 Meriwether Road, Shreveport.

Shirley B. Norris Shelton
January 20, 1926 — December 16, 2022
Visitation: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, 1:00-2:00 p.m. at Centuries Memorial Funeral Home, 8801 Mansfield Road, Shreveport.
Celebration of Life Memorial: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, 2:00 p.m. at Centuries Memorial Funeral Home, 8801 Mansfield Road, Shreveport.

Kevin Mark Lanigan
October 17, 1962 — December 17, 2022
Mass: Tuesday, Dec. 27, 2022, 2:00 p.m. at Holy Trinity Catholic Church, 315 Marshall Street, Shreveport.

Virginia Chambers
July 31, 1962 — December 20, 2022
Graveside Service: Friday, Dec. 30, 2022, 11:00 a.m. at Lincoln Memorial Cemetery, 6915 W 70th Street, Shreveport.

William Marshall ‘Bill’ McCutcheon
September 8, 1951 — October 24, 2022
Memorial Gathering: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, 10:00-11:00 a.m. at North Highlands United Methodist Church, 835 Poleman Road, Shreveport.

Marianne Schwartz Jones
December 24, 1928 — December 7, 2022
Graveside Service: Thursday, Dec. 29, 2022, 10:00-11:00 a.m. at Forest Park Cemetery West, 4000 Meriwether Road, Shreveport.

Eva English Daigrepont
August 25, 1947 — December 19, 2022
Memorial Service: Thursday, Dec. 29, 2022, 10:00-11:00 a.m. at Henrietta Congregational Methodist Church, Converse.

Erma Cook
April 19, 1931 — December 17, 2022
Funeral Service: Tuesday, Dec. 27, 2022, 11:00 a.m. at Heavenly Gates, 1339 Jewell Street, Shreveport.
Interment: Tuesday, Dec. 27, 2022, following service at Carver Cemetery, 498 Kennie Road, Shreveport.

Betty Waddles
September 9, 1951 — December 16, 2022
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 6, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m. at Heavenly Gates, 1339 Jewell Street, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at New Bethel MBC, 3300 Greenwood Road, Shreveport.
Interment: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, following service at Lincoln Memorial Cemetery, 6915 W 70th Street, Shreveport.

Ruby Mae Bailey
July 31, 1926 — December 9, 2022
Graveside Service: Friday, Dec. 30, 2022, 10:00-10:45 a.m. at Minden Cemetery, 301 Goodwill Street, Minden.

Dianne Renee Phillips (Kiser)
September 27, 1978 — December 7, 2022
Celebration of Life: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, 12:00 p.m. at First Baptist Church Sibley, 124 NE 2nd Avenue, Sibley.

Lori Lewis Maddry
May 11, 1968 — November 16, 2022
Celebration of Life: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. at St. John’s Episcopal, 1107 Broadway Street, Minden.

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Notice of Death – December 22, 2022

Shirley B. Norris Shelton
January 20, 1926 — December 16, 2022
Visitation: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, 1:00-2:00 p.m. at Centuries Memorial Funeral Home, 8801 Mansfield Road, Shreveport.
Celebration of Life Memorial: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, 2:00 p.m. at Centuries Memorial Funeral Home, 8801 Mansfield Road, Shreveport.

Kevin Mark Lanigan
October 17, 1962 — December 17, 2022
Visitation: Monday, Dec. 26, 2022, 5:00-7:00 p.m. at Aulds Funeral Home, 7849 East Kings Highway, Shreveport.
Mass: Tuesday, Dec. 27, 2022, 2:00 p.m. at Holy Trinity Catholic Church, 315 Marshall Street, Shreveport.

Master Nikolus Pierre Little
January 23, 2014 — December 13, 2022
Visitation: Friday, Dec. 23, 2022, 10:00-11:00 a.m. at Booker T. Washington High School, 2104 Milam Street, Shreveport.
Celebration of Life: Friday, Dec. 23, 2022, 11:00 a.m. at Booker T. Washington High School, 2104 Milam Street, Shreveport.

Yoshiko Armani (Smith) Little
October 28, 1992 — December 13, 2022
Visitation: Friday, Dec. 23, 2022, 10:00-11:00 a.m. at Booker T. Washington High School, 2104 Milam Street, Shreveport.
Celebration of Life: Friday, Dec. 23, 2022, 11:00 a.m. at Booker T. Washington High School, 2104 Milam Street, Shreveport.

Virginia Lee Wallace
May 13, 1945 — December 15, 2022
Viewing: Friday, Dec. 23, 2022, 1:00-5:00 p.m. at Precious Memories Mortuary Chapel, 4017 Greenwood Road, Shreveport.
Celebration of Life: Saturday, Dec. 24, 2022, 11:00 a.m. at New Friendship Baptist Church, 3220 Friendship Road, Frierson.

James Jordan
August 30, 1930 — December 15, 2022
Celebration of Life: Friday, Dec. 23, 2022, 11:00 a.m. at Mt. Olive Baptist Church, 740 Turner Lane, Shreveport.

Carl Anthony Johnson
September 20, 1954 — December 12, 2022
Graveside Service: Friday, Dec. 23, 2022, 11:00 a.m. at Carver Cemetery, 498 Kennie Road, Shreveport.

Virginia Chambers
July 31, 1962 — December 20, 2022
Graveside Service: Friday, Dec. 30, 2022, 11:00 a.m. at Lincoln Memorial Cemetery, 6915 W 70th Street, Shreveport.

William Marshall ‘Bill’ McCutcheon
September 8, 1951 — October 24, 2022
Memorial Gathering: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, 10:00-11:00 a.m. at North Highlands United Methodist Church, 835 Poleman Road, Shreveport.

Marianne Schwartz Jones
December 24, 1928 — December 7, 2022
Graveside Service: Thursday, Dec. 29, 2022, 10:00-11:00 a.m. at Forest Park Cemetery West, 4000 Meriwether Road, Shreveport.

Christopher Everett Ecker
July 27, 1970 — August 31, 2022
Memorial Service: Friday, Dec. 23, 2022, 10:00-11:00 a.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 9891 Texas Hwy, Many.

Kenneth Roy Anderson
April 2, 1953 — December 18, 2022
Funeral Service: Saturday, Dec. 24, 2022, 11:00 a.m. at Good Samaritan Funeral Home, 2200 Laurel Street, Shreveport.

Eyashadonna D. Foster
June 22, 1970 — December 9, 2022
Visitation: Friday, Dec. 23, 2022, 1:00-6:00 p.m. at Precious Memories Mortuary, 4015 Greenwood Road, Shreveport.

Eva English Daigrepont
August 25, 1947 — December 19, 2022
Memorial Service: Thursday, Dec. 29, 2022, 10:00-11:00 a.m. at Henrietta Congregational Methodist Church, Converse.

Michael Wayne Hughes
April 27, 1970 — December 19, 2022
Celebration of Life: Friday, Dec. 23, 2022, 1:00 p.m. at Centuries Memorial Funeral Home, 8801 Mansfield Road, Shreveport.

Evelyn Cooper
March 13, 1936 — December 17, 2022
Visitation: Saturday, Dec. 24, 2022, 9:00-11:00 a.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2500 Southside Drive, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Saturday, Dec. 24, 2022, 11:00-12:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2500 Southside Drive, Shreveport.
Interment: Saturday, Dec. 24, 12:30-1:30 p.m. at Providence Cemetery, Spring Ridge.

Calvin Webb
July 4, 1951 — December 12, 2022
Funeral Service: Friday, Dec. 23, 2022, 10:00 a.m. at Heavenly Gates, 1339 Jewell Street, Shreveport.
Interment: Friday, Dec. 23, 2022, following service at Liberty Hill Cemetery, Coushatta.

Vernita Jones-Hodge
November 3, 1986 — December 11, 2022
Funeral Service: Friday, Dec. 23, 2022, 11:00 a.m. at Mt. Pleasant B.C., Round Grove Cemetery.
Interment: Friday, Dec. 23, 2022, following service at Carver Cemetery, 498 Kennie Road, Shreveport.

Jimmy Miles
December 10, 1990 — December 15, 2022
Funeral Service: Friday, Dec. 23, 2022, 1:30 p.m. at Prince of Peace B.C., 3850 Mayfield Street, Shreveport.
Interment: Friday, Dec. 23, 2022, following service at Carver Cemetery, 498 Kennie Road, Shreveport.

Michael Stringer
August 13, 1973 — December 16, 2022
Visitation: Friday, Dec. 23, 2022, 11:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. at Heavenly Gates, 1339 Jewell Street, Shreveport.
Graveside Service: Saturday, Dec. 24, 2022, 10:00 a.m. at Friendship Cemetery, 3825 Coleman Road, Benton.

Betty Sherman
March 16, 1943 — December 16, 2022
Visitation: Friday, Dec. 23, 2022, 11:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. at Heavenly Gates, 1339 Jewell Street, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Saturday, Dec. 24, 2022, 11:00 a.m. at New Bethel MBC, 3300 Greenwood Road, Shreveport.

Erma Cook
April 19, 1931 — December 17, 2022
Visitation: Monday, Dec. 26, 2022, 11:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. at Heavenly Gates, 1339 Jewell Street, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Tuesday, Dec. 27, 2022, 11:00 a.m. at Heavenly Gates, 1339 Jewell Street, Shreveport.
Interment: Tuesday, Dec. 27, 2022, following service at Carver Cemetery, 498 Kennie Road, Shreveport.

Betty Waddles
September 9, 1951 — December 16, 2022
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 6, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m. at Heavenly Gates, 1339 Jewell Street, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at New Bethel MBC, 3300 Greenwood Road, Shreveport.
Interment: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, following service at Lincoln Memorial Cemetery, 6915 W 70th Street, Shreveport.

Ruby Mae Bailey
July 31, 1926 — December 9, 2022
Graveside Service: Friday, Dec. 30, 2022, 10:00-10:45 a.m. at Minden Cemetery, 301 Goodwill Street, Minden.

Rosetta Rogers
November 5, 1952 — December 9, 2022
Funeral Service: Friday, Dec. 23, 2022, 11:00 a.m. at Winnfield Funeral Home, 3701 Hollywood Avenue, Shreveport.
Interment: Friday, Dec. 23, 2022, following service at Forest Park Cemetery West, 4000 Meriwether Road, Shreveport.

Dianne Renee Phillips (Kiser)
September 27, 1978 — December 7, 2022
Celebration of Life: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, 12:00 p.m. at First Baptist Church Sibley, 124 NE 2nd Avenue, Sibley.

Lori Lewis Maddry
May 11, 1968 — November 16, 2022
Celebration of Life: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. at St. John’s Episcopal, 1107 Broadway Street, Minden.

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Notice of Death – December 21, 2022

Kenneth Roy Anderson
April 2, 1953 — December 18, 2022
Funeral Service: Saturday, Dec. 24, 2022, 11:00 a.m. at Good Samaritan Funeral Home, 2200 Laurel Street, Shreveport.

Eyashadonna D. Foster
June 22, 1970 — December 9, 2022
Visitation: Friday, Dec. 23, 2022, 1:00-6:00 p.m. at Precious Memories Mortuary, 4015 Greenwood Road, Shreveport.

Eva English Daigrepont
August 25, 1947 — December 19, 2022
Memorial Service: Thursday, Dec. 29, 2022, 10:00-11:00 a.m. at Henrietta Congregational Methodist Church, Converse.

Michael Wayne Hughes
April 27, 1970 — December 19, 2022
Celebration of Life: Friday, Dec. 23, 2022, 1:00 p.m. at Centuries Memorial Funeral Home, 8801 Mansfield Road, Shreveport.

Darlene Laborde
March 1, 1955 — December 16, 2022
Funeral Service: Thursday, Dec. 22, 2022, 11:00 a.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, Marksville.

Evelyn Cooper
March 13, 1936 — December 17, 2022
Visitation: Saturday, Dec. 24, 2022, 9:00-11:00 a.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2500 Southside Drive, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Saturday, Dec. 24, 2022, 11:00-12:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2500 Southside Drive, Shreveport.
Interment: Saturday, Dec. 24, 12:30-1:30 p.m. at Providence Cemetery, Spring Ridge.

Michael Paul Grace
June 11, 1961 — December 16, 2022
Visitation: Thursday, Dec. 22, 2022, 2:00-3:30 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 1815 Marshall Street, Shreveport.
Memorial Service: Thursday, Dec. 22, 2022, 3:30 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 1815 Marshall Street, Shreveport.

Louie Bess Pace Myers
January 29, 1940 — December 18, 2022
Visitation: Thursday, Dec. 22, 2022, 11:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 1815 Marshall Street, Shreveport.
Graveside Service: Thursday, Dec. 22, 2022, 2:00-3:00 p.m. at Minden Cemetery, 301 Goodwill Street, Minden.

Herman Alvin Denmon
December 25, 1937 — December 18, 2022
Visitation: Thursday, Dec. 22, 2022, 10:00-11:00 a.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2500 Southside Drive, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Thursday, Dec. 22, 2022, 11:00-12:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2500 Southside Drive, Shreveport.
Interment: Thursday, Dec. 22, 2022, 12:30 p.m. at Forest Park West Cemetery, 4400 Meriwether Road, Shreveport.

David Nelson
April 29, 1955 — December 16, 2022
Funeral Service: Thursday, Dec. 22, 2022, 1:00 p.m. at Round Grove Cemetery, 2869 Round Grove Lane, Shreveport.

Calvin Webb
July 4, 1951 — December 12, 2022
Visitation: Thursday, Dec. 22, 2022, 11:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. at Heavenly Gates, 1339 Jewell Street, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Friday, Dec. 23, 2022, 10:00 a.m. at Heavenly Gates, 1339 Jewell Street, Shreveport.
Interment: Friday, Dec. 23, 2022, following service at Liberty Hill Cemetery, Coushatta.

Vernita Jones-Hodge
November 3, 1986 — December 11, 2022
Visitation: Thursday, Dec. 22, 2022, 11:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m. at Heavenly Gates, 1339 Jewell Street, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Friday, Dec. 23, 2022, 11:00 a.m. at Mt. Pleasant B.C., Round Grove Cemetery.
Interment: Friday, Dec. 23, 2022, following service at Carver Cemetery, Kennie Road, Shreveport.

Jimmy Miles
December 10, 1990 — December 15, 2022
Visitation: Thursday, Dec. 22, 2022, 11:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. at Heavenly Gates, 1339 Jewell Street, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Friday, Dec. 23, 2022, 1:30 p.m. at Prince of Peace B.C., 3850 Mayfield Street, Shreveport.
Interment: Friday, Dec. 23, 2022, following service at Carver Cemetery, Kennie Road, Shreveport.

Michael Stringer
August 13, 1973 — December 16, 2022
Visitation: Friday, Dec. 23, 2022, 11:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. at Heavenly Gates, 1339 Jewell Street, Shreveport.
Graveside Service: Saturday, Dec. 24, 2022, 10:00 a.m. at Friendship Cemetery, 3825 Coleman Road, Benton.

Betty Sherman
March 16, 1943 — December 16, 2022
Visitation: Friday, Dec. 23, 2022, 11:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. at Heavenly Gates, 1339 Jewell Street, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Saturday, Dec. 24, 2022, 11:00 a.m. at New Bethel MBC, 3300 Greenwood Road, Shreveport.

Erma Cook
April 19, 1931 — December 17, 2022
Visitation: Monday, Dec. 26, 2022, 11:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. at Heavenly Gates, 1339 Jewell Street, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Tuesday, Dec. 27, 2022, 11:00 a.m. at Heavenly Gates, 1339 Jewell Street, Shreveport.
Interment: Tuesday, Dec. 27, 2022, following service at Carver Cemetery, Kennie Road, Shreveport.

Betty Waddles
September 9, 1951 — December 16, 2022
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 6, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m. at Heavenly Gates, 1339 Jewell Street, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, 11:00 a.m. at New Bethel MBC, 3300 Greenwood Road, Shreveport.
Interment: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, following service at Lincoln Memorial Cemetery, 6915 W 70th Street, Shreveport.

Ivory Perot Pueblo Christianson
January 22, 1933 — December 16, 2022
Funeral Service: Thursday, Dec. 22, 2022, 10:00-11:00 a.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2201 Airline Drive, Bossier.

Ruby Mae Bailey
July 31, 1926 — December 9, 2022
Graveside Service: Friday, Dec. 30, 2022, 10:00-10:45 a.m. at Minden Cemetery, 301 Goodwill Street, Minden.

Rosetta Rogers
November 5, 1952 — December 9, 2022
Viewing: Thursday, Dec. 22, 2022, 1:00-5:00 p.m. at Winnfield Funeral Home, 3701 Hollywood Avenue, Shreveport.
Funeral Service: Friday, Dec. 23, 2022, 11:00 a.m. at Winnfield Funeral Home, 3701 Hollywood Avenue, Shreveport.
Interment: Friday, Dec. 23, 2022, following service at Forest Park Cemetery West, 4000 Meriwether Road, Shreveport.

Dianne Renee Phillips (Kiser)
September 27, 1978 — December 7, 2022
Celebration of Life: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, 12:00 p.m. at First Baptist Church Sibley, 124 NE 2nd Avenue, Sibley.

Lori Lewis Maddry
May 11, 1968 — November 16, 2022
Celebration of Life: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. at St. John’s Episcopal, 1107 Broadway Street, Minden.

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