The Gazette January 17, 1900 The infant child of Mrs. C. C. Edwards died last week. We are glad to state that the other members of this sorely afflicted family are on the road to recovery.
The Gazette January 3, 1900 Mr. C. C. Edwards, of Marion ward, died Sunday morning after a short illness with the fatal type of pneumonia that has been so prevalent for the past two months in that vicinity. Mr. Edwards was an upright, sober, industrious farmer, and the loss of such men is keenly felt … Continue reading C. C. Edwards
The Gazette November 29, 1899 Mrs. John W. Edwards died Sunday. She was attacked with that fatal type of pneumonia that has caused so many deaths in that neighborhood.
The Gazette July 19, 1899 Miss Clara Evans, sister to Mrs. Herrington and Mrs. Mrs. Maxey, died this morning at 8 o'clock at the home of Rev. O. N. Herrington. Miss Evans died of congestion.
The Gazette April 19, 1899 Mr. R. G. Evans, a well known, substantial and most worthy citizen, died at his home about three miles south of town yesterday evening. Mr. Evans was in town Saturday and was enjoying his usual good health. He was taken seriously ill Tuesday with something like paralysis from which he … Continue reading R. G. Evans
The Gazette August 10, 1898 Rev. P. O. Lowrey informs us of three deaths that occurred in and near Marion last week. Mrs. Louisa Stewart died on the 2nd inst. at the advanced age of 85 years. Miss Minnie Everett, daughter of Mr. T. S. Everett, died last Saturday night after four years illness with … Continue reading Three Deaths Near Marion
The Gazette June 29, 1898 Mrs. S. J. Everett, relief of the late Eld. J. P. Everett, died at the residence of her son-in-law, Rev. R. M. Boone, at Alexandria, last Friday morning in the 64th year of her age. Mrs. Everett was seized with a severe attack of cholera morbus early Thursday morning and … Continue reading Mrs. S. J. Everett
The Gazette April 27, 1898 Last Wednesday evening a telegram was received here bringing the sad announcement that James D. Everett, Esq. was dead. He breathed his last on the evening of April 20th at St. Louis, whither he had gone in the hope of regaining his health. While the sorrowful intelligence was not altogether … Continue reading James D. Everett
The Gazette May 19, 1897 Mrs. Nancy Edmonds, the aged mother of Mrs. Dr. Booles, died at Ruston last Wednesday morning, in her 86th year. She was a noble christian woman, and held in high esteem by all who knew her.
The Gazette March 10, 1897 Mr. Miller Edwards, an old and esteemed citizen of Union Parish, died at his home near Marion last Friday, in the 84th year of his age. The deceased leaves a large family of children and a host of relatives in Union Parish to whom The Gazette extends sympathy.
The Gazette August 26, 1896 Mr. Chas. H. Everett died Saturday morning at his residence in Shiloh. For the past two years the deceased had been in failing health, gradually weakening his entire constitution, and a few weeks ago his friends realized that death would soon be the inevitable result. Mr. Everett was a young … Continue reading Charles H. Everett
A private graveside service for Jeff Elledge, 67, will be held at 10:00 am Saturday, October 10, 2015 at Liberty Hill/Taylor Cemetery with Bro. Terry Cole officiating and under the direction of Farrar Funeral Home. Jeff , a retired foreman with Ark-La Gas, went to his heavenly home October 7, 2015. He was a lifelong … Continue reading Jeff Elledge
Funeral services for Willie LeRoy Ellis, 78, will be held at 2:00pm Thursday, December 17, 2015 at Farrar Funeral Home with Bro. Michael Murry officiating. Burial will be in Dean Cemetery under the direction of Farrar Funeral Home in Farmerville. Mr. Ellis, a retired roughneck, passed away December 14, 2015. He worked in the oilfield … Continue reading Willie LeRoy Ellis
Funeral services for Emma June Eubanks, 84, will be held at 1:00 pm Monday, December 14, 2015 at Antioch Baptist Church with Bro. Woodson McGuffee & Bro. Rubin Weaver officiating. Burial will be in Antioch cemetery under the direction of Farrar Funeral Home in Farmerville. Mrs. Eubanks, a homemaker, went to her heavenly home December … Continue reading Emma June Eubanks
Funeral services for Melton Gray Edwards, Sr. 84, of Farmerville, LA, will be held on Tuesday, August 25, 2015 at 10:00 A.M. at Salem Baptist Church in Farmerville. Officiating will be Rev. Aleck Nyegaard. Interment will be at Liberty Taylor Cemetery in Farmerville, LA under direction of Kilpatrick Funeral Home. He was born on August … Continue reading Melton Gray Edwards, Sr.