Funeral services for M. C. Fields, 78, will be held Saturday, June 16, 2018 at 11 am at the Zion Hill Missionary Baptist Church in Farmerville. Reverend Tommy L. Carr, pastor and teacher, will conduct the service. Interment will immediately follow at the Zion Hill Church Cemetery. Visitation will be held Friday, June 15, 2018 … Continue reading M. C. Fields
The Gazette July 29, 1903 In Memoriam Lizzie Hicks, the oldest child and only daughter of J. N. and Alice McGough Hicks, ended this life Thursday, July 3, 1903. She would have been ten years old the fourteenth of this month. She was a bright and lovable child and her death has caused a deep … Continue reading Lizzie Hicks
The Gazette July 22, 1903 Mrs. James R. Fuller, an estimable lady of Shiloh, wife of Capt. J. R. Fuller, president of the Bank of Bernice, died last Wednesday evening after a protracted illness. Her remains were laid at rest in the Shiloh cemetery Thursday. Mrs. Fuller had been an invalid for several months with … Continue reading Mrs. James R. Fuller
The Gazette May 27, 1903 In Memoriam. Our dear father has passed over the river that we all must cross; his sufferings are over; he quietly rests beside his wife and children who had already gone before. How sad it was to give him up! Andrew H. Daniel was born October 12, 1850, and died … Continue reading Andrew J. Daniel
The Gazette May 20, 1903 In Memoriam When death invades the family circle and claims for its victim the dear, devoted wife and fond, indulgent mother, and leaves husband and children almost heart-broken, it is indeed a sad sight to the beholder. But it is the Lord’s doings, and it is marvelous in our … Continue reading Lizzie Cooper
Mr. I. Shuster Dead The Gazette April 22, 1903 Postmaster Isaac Shuster died at his residence in Farmerville last Friday evening, after a prolonged illness with rheumatic troubles. Several days before the end came his family and friends realized that death was the inevitable; and hence they were in a measure prepared for it. Mr. Shuster … Continue reading Isaac Shuster
The Gazette April 15, 1903 On Tuesday of last week Mrs. J. G. Trimble was called to Ruston on account of the serious illness of her father, Mr. R. M. Hardy. When she arrived there Mr. Hardy was in an unconscious state from which he never rallied, but died peacefully early Thursday morning. He leaves … Continue reading R. M. Hardy
The Gazette February 25, 1903 A Tribute of Love "O Death, where is thy sting? O Grave, where is thy victory" On the morning of December 4th, 1902, Freddie E. Green, wife of Willie Green, of Lourtre community, made her exit from this low ground of sorrow to try the realities of an unknown world. … Continue reading Freddie E. Green
The Gazette January 28, 1903 Mr. James Evans, an energetic farmer of Bernice neighborhood, died last week; aged about 42 years. He leaves a wife and nine children to mourn his death.
The Gazette January 28, 1903 Mr. Wm. Pearson, Sr., an old resident of Union Parish, died Monday evening at his home five miles northwest of Farmerville. He had been painfully sick for several months and his death was no surprise to his family or friends. He leaves a widow and two children to mourn his … Continue reading William Pearson, Sr.
The Gazette December 17, 1902 Dead William Hall, aged eighty one years, passed away on Friday, Dec. 5, 1902. He left behind a wife, a family of grown children and a host of friends, who followed the bier with heavy heart and stood around the casket to pay a farewell tribute to the dead. Brother … Continue reading William Hall
The Gazette October 29, 1902 After a three weeks illness of typhoid fever, Floyd Odom, son of Benjamin F. and Emma, Odom, was called away. Floyd was the eldest child in the family. He was born in Union Parish, La., on the 27th day of September, 1882, and died at McGee, I. T., August 1, … Continue reading Floyd Odom
The Gazette October 15, 1902 Our beloved friend, Willie Goyne, who was twenty three years of age, died on Wednesday night, October 8, 1902. He leaves a noble mother and father and many friends who are very sad to know that he is dead. He was an obedient, loving and thoughtful son. He never neglected … Continue reading Willie Goyne
The Gazette September 10, 1902 Died at her home in Farmerville, La., on the morning of Sept. 8, Mrs. Mattie Pleasant. This announcement come with no shock to the many friends of Mrs. Pleasant for she has suffered from an incurable malady for several months; but, though unexpected, not less keen is the sorrow it … Continue reading Mrs. Mattie Pleasant Dead
Funeral services for Mrs. Myra Baker Albritton, age 70, of Farmerville are scheduled for 3 PM Friday, May 11, 2018 at First Baptist Church, Farmerville with Bro. Kurt Auger officiating. Services are under the direction of Golden Funeral Home of Bastrop. Interment will follow in Enterprise Baptist Church Cemetery, Farmerville, LA. Visitation will be held … Continue reading Myra Baker Albritton