Obituaries
Obituary Archive

Kenneth Troy Braswell (11-16-2017)

Funeral services for Kenneth Troy Braswell,
49, of Farmerville were held at 2 p.m. on Monday,
November 13, 2017, in the chapel at Farrar Funeral
Home with Bro. Bob Jackson officiating. Burial was
in Farmerville City.
Kenneth Troy Braswell was born January 16, 1968,
and passed from this life on November 10, 2017 at his
home, surrounded by his family, after a long battle
with cancer. He was a life-long resident of Farmerville
and was a member of Sardis Baptist Church.
Kenneth was a graduate of Farmerville High School
and Louisiana Tech University with a Registered
Nursing degree. He worked for many years at Napa
in Farmerville, where he made many friends.
He was preceded in death by: His parents, Troy
Lawrence and Carrie Joy Braswell; a sister, Joann B.
Hogan; a brother, Charles Ray Braswell; and a niece,
Brandi Braswell.
He is survived by: His four children – Heath Simpson
and Amy, Allison Braswell, Katie Braswell and
Blake Braswell; three brothers – Ronnie Braswell,
Michael “Mikey” Braswell, and Glen M. Braswell
and wife, Dawn; as well as numerous nieces, nephews,
cousins and many friends.
Kenny loved comic books, super heroes, movies,
flower gardening, with roses being his favorite. And
most of all, he loved all of his children.
He was a strong fighter by heart. He never gave
up fighting the cancer. He had, and always did, a
good outlook on life. He would always cheer you up
if you needed it. He loved everyone that he met and
was such a kind and sweet soul. He will be truly
missed by all.
Pallbearers were David Smith, Scotty Tucker,
Shane Boggs, Tracey Phillips, Oliver Phillips and
Jarrod Albritton.
Visitation was from 5-7 p.m. on Sunday, November
12, 2017, at Farrar Funeral Home.
Online memorials may be left at farrarfuneralhomeonline.
com.

Lee Roy Day (11-16-2017)

Funeral services for Lee Roy Day, 86, of Sterlington
were held at 2 p.m. on Sunday, November
12, 2017, at Paron Baptist Church with Bro. Jarrod
Hawthorne officiating. Burial was in Liberty Cemetery
in Linville.
Mr. Day went to his heavenly home on November
9, 2017. He was a member of Paron Baptist Church.
Mr. Day was a welder and owned his own welding
shop. Lee Roy worked at the Chemical Plant in Sterlington
for 42 years and spent four years serving his
country in the Air Force. He will be remembered as
a hard worker, good provider and a devoted family
man who loved his family.
Mr. Day is preceded in death by: His first wife,
Billie Faye Hooper Day; a son, Terry Lee Day; his
parents, Lawyer and Minnie Day; sister, Carolyn
Whitard; and grandparents, Ding Ding and Mammie.
Left to cherish his memory are: His loving wife,
Mary Marshall Day; two sons – Johnny Miles and
Bubba Miles; four daughters – Tammy Day, Debbie
Harris, Sheila Caudillo and Risa Rivers; two sisters
– Lynn Wheeler and husband, Joe and Eloyce Davey;
three grandchildren – Derek Thompson, Ethan
Thompson and Brent Day; six great-grandchildren;
and a host of friends and relatives.
Pallbearers were Johnny Miles, Bubba Miles,
Ethan Thompson, Derek Thompson, Scott Temple,
Jimmy Fitch, Tito Caudillo and Chad Thompson.
Honorary pallbearer was Pat Parks.
Visitation was held from 5-7 p.m. on Saturday,
November 11, 2017 at Paron Baptist Church. Online memorials may be left at farrarfuneralhomeonline.
com.

Lisa Kerber (11-16-2017)
Photo of Lisa Kerber
Memorial services for Lisa Kerber, 50, of Farmerville,
will be held at 3 p.m. on Saturday, December
2, 2017, in the chapel
of Kilpatrick Funeral
Home in Farmerville,
with a visitation to be
held from 1:00 p.m. until
time of service. Officiating
the service will be
Chip Humble and Jake
Smith.
Lisa was born on May
15, 1967 in Ramsey County,
Minn., and passed
away on November 6,
2017 at her residence
in Farmerville. Lisa
worked as a manager
for Century Ready Mix
of Monroe, LA.
She was preceded in
death by: Her brother
Charles Trinka.
Survivors include her husband, Bill Kerber of
Farmerville; parents, Charles and Dorothy Trinka
of St. Paul, Minn; children – Anthony Carsteard and
wife Nikki of Woodbury, Minn., Amber Ray Trinka of
St. Paul, Minn., Michael Trinka of St. Paul, Minn. and
Ethan Toole of Farmerville; grandchildren – Lanai Carstead,
Shila Carstead, Ava Trinka, Rena Trinka,Vanna
Trinka and a brother, Bobby Trinka.
Online condolence messages may be sent to the
family www.kilpatrickfuneralhomes.com.

Ricky Lee Beaird (11-16-2017)

Funeral services for Ricky Lee Beaird, 63, of Spearsville
were held at 2 p.m. on Wednesday, November 8, 2017
at Liberty Baptist Church near Spearsville. Burial was
in Liberty Baptist Church cemetery under the direction
of Farrar Funeral Home in Farmerville. Visitation was
from 4-7 p.m. on Tuesday, November 7, 2017, at Farrar
Funeral Home Chapel in Farmerville.

Harvey Dixon (11-16-2017)

Funeral services for Harvey Dixon of Marion were
held at 1 p.m. on Saturday, November 1, 2017, at St.
Paul Baptist Church in Marion under the direction of
Mitchell Memorial Funeral Service of Crossett. Mr.
Dixon departed this life on October 28, 2017, at Glenwood
Regional Medical Center.

Harvey Dixon (11-16-2017)
Funeral services for Harvey Dixon of Marion were
held at 1 p.m. on Saturday, November 1, 2017, at St.
Paul Baptist Church in Marion under the direction of
Mitchell Memorial Funeral Service of Crossett. Mr.
Dixon departed this life on October 28, 2017, at Glenwood
Regional Medical Center.

Charles Ray Grigsby (11-16-2017)

Funeral Services for Charles Ray Grigsby, 61, will
be held at 2 p.m. on Saturday, November 18, 2017, at
the Christ Centered Ministries in Farmerville with
the Reverends Michael Singleton and George Grisby
officiating. Interment will follow at the Community
Memorial Garden (City) Cemetery in Farmerville
under the direction of Memorial Funeral Home of
Farmerville. Visitation will be heldfrom 2-6 p.m. on
Friday November 17, 2017, in the chapel at Memorial
Funeral Home.

Julia Ann Smith (11-16-2017)

A memorial Service for Julia Ann Smith, 60, will be
held at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, November 18, 2017, in the
chapel of Memorial Funeral Home Chapel in Homer.