Farmerville City Cemetery

The people who care for the Farmerville City Cemetery are asking for donations. Please help if you are able. If you have loved ones buried at the Farmerville City Cemetery you will be receiving your annual upkeep reminder soon. If you do not receive a letter and would like to make a donation, please feel … Continue reading Farmerville City Cemetery


Mary Eloise Towns Barham

November 30, 1927 - March 26, 2018 Mary Eloise Towns Barham was born 1928 in Litroe, Louisiana, and died Monday, March 26, 2018 at St. Joseph’s Nursing Home in Monroe, LA at the age of 89. She was the 3rd child and only daughter of Mary Estelle Vines and Oliver Dennis Towns (aka Ollie). She … Continue reading Mary Eloise Towns Barham

Mrs. John R. Pleasant

The Gazette October 16, 1901 After ten days illness with slow fever, Mrs. John R. Pleasant died Sunday at her home in Bernice. Her remains were laid to rest Monday afternoon in the Shiloh cemetery. To the grief stricken husband and children The Gazette extends sincere sympathy.  

Anna J. Mayo

The Gazette September 25, 1901 Last Friday afternoon Miss Anna J. Mayo breathed her last at her brother's home in Farmerville. She had been an invalid with that terrible disease cancer for several months, and she and her relatives and friends realized that her death was only a question of time. She died in full … Continue reading Anna J. Mayo

Mrs. M. H. Stancil

The Gazette September 11, 1901 Mrs. M. H. Stancil, mother of Mr. J. W. Stancil, of our town, died Monday night at her husband’s residence, near Marion, after a protracted attack of slow fever. Mr.s Stancil leaves an aged husband, several sons, and daughters and a host of friends to mourn her loss.