John Farrar

The Gazette January 9, 1901 Mr. John Farrar, of Marion neighborhood, died last week of heart failure. He was about 70 years of age.


E. B. Ford

The Gazette November 21, 1900 Mr. W. N. Miller informs us that Mr. E. B. Ford, of Ouachita City ward, died last Thursday night, after a protracted illness with consumption. he was about 60 years old, and spent practically all his life in Union Parish. Mr. Ford was one of our most substantial citizens, a … Continue reading E. B. Ford

Baby Fields

The Gazette December 27, 1899 The little baby of Bullie Fields (col.), was fatally burned last Friday, from the effects of which it died the next day. The child's clothes caught fire during the absence of its parents.

Elder T. J. Foster

February 22, 1899 The Gazette Elder T. J. Foster, a well known Primitive Baptist minister of this parish, died at the residence of his son in Smackover, Ark., whom he was visiting, on the 10th inst. He was in his 94th year, and was probably the oldest citizen of this parish.