Obituary

Larry Norrel

Larry G. Norrell, 73, of Monroe, Louisiana, died Sunday, April 23, 2023, at the St. Francis Medical Center.  Mr. Norrell was a native of Ashley County, a resident of Monroe, Louisiana for over 60 years, and a former resident of the Milo Community outside of Hamburg. After he graduated from Fountain Hill High School in 1969, he was drafted into …

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Vivian Odom

Funeral services for Mrs. Vivian Odom, age 103 of Farmerville, LA was held at 2:00 PM, Friday April14, 2023, at Farrar Funeral Home Chapel in Farmerville, LA with Minister Ken Treybig officiating.Special music was provided by Noel Odom. Visitation began at 12:30. The graveside service occured atZion Hill Cemetery under the direction of Farrar Funeral Home. Vivian Odom Vivian was …

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Tamar Read

Tamar Clothylde Read, 101, of Ruston, formerly of Farmerville, Louisiana and ofGrand Forks, North Dakota, passed away Monday, April 10, 2023 in Ruston, Louisiana. Tamar Read Tamar (or, Cloty to family) was born in Olla, Louisiana, the daughter of Paul L.Read and Willow Roane Read, both educators and administrators in the public schoolsystem. They moved to Farmerville when Tamar was …

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Dennis Kennedy

Dennis Conrad Kennedy, 89, of Farmerville was born on December 24, 1933 and passed away on April 13, 2023.  Visitation will take place on Friday, April 21, 2023 from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. at Kilpatrick Funeral Home in Farmerville, Louisiana.  A second visitation will take place at 9:30 a.m. on Saturday, April 22, 2023 with funeral services to follow …

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Larry Wayne Ginn

Larry Wayne Ginn, 84, passed away April 12, 2023. Visitation will be from 10 A.M. until 11:30 A.M., Monday, April 17, 2023 at Kilpatrick Funeral Home in Ruston. Graveside services will be at noon, Monday, April 17, 2023 at Bernice Cemetery in Bernice, Louisiana under the care and direction of Kilpatrick Funeral Home-Ruston. Rev. Dale Oden will officiate. Larry Ginn …

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Harvey Davis

Harvey Leon Davis, born September 28, 1951, beloved husband, father, grandfather,died peacefully at home after a very lengthy battle with cancer on April 5, 2023. Harvey L. Davis Harvey grew up in Dubach, Louisiana and was a member of the Class of 1969 of Dubach High School. He worked for the Ruston Fire Department for 33 years and 2 months, …

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Ira Johnson

Funeral services for Ira C. Johnson,90, was held Friday, March 24 10 a.m. at the Port Hudson Louisiana National Cemetery in Zachary, Louisiana. A Memorial service followed Saturday, March 25 at 1pm.  Ira Johnson Ira Collins Johnson, passed away peacefully at his home in Jackson, Louisiana, on Monday, March 13, 2023, surrounded by his family. He was born April 28, 1932, the …

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Shirley Jackson

Funeral services for Mrs. Shirley Ruth Tucker Jackson, age 88 of Farmerville, LA were held at 2:30 PM March 23, 2023 at Farrar Funeral Home Chapel with Bro. Kurt Auger officiating. Burial followed in Rocky Branch Cemetery under the direction of Farrar Funeral Home. Visitation was held from 1:00 PM till the time-of-service March 23, 2023 at Farrar Funeral Home …

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Maude Rogers

A funeral service for Mrs. Maude B. Rogers, age 90 of Marion, LA were held at 2:00 PM Tuesday, March 21, 2023 at Dean Baptist Church in Marion, LA with Bro. Don Williams officiating. Burial followed in Reppond cemetery under the direction of Farrar Funeral Home. Maude Rogers Mrs. Maude enjoyed hunting and fishing; she was quite the Tom Boy …

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Bettye Auger

Funeral services for Mrs. Bettye Ann Auger, age 77 of Farmerville, LA were held at 2:00PM Monday March 20, 2023 at First Baptist Church in Farmerville, LA with Rev. Kurt Auger and Cody Keys officiating. Burial followed in Enterprise Cemetery under the direction of Farrar Funeral Home. On March 17, 2023, Bettye Stewart Auger went home to be with the …

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