The Gazette April 9, 1902 Miss Lillian Gilbert, eldest daughter of Mrs. Kate Gilbert, died at her home Saturday night, in her 21 year. Miss Lillian had been ill several weeks with consumption, and while her family and friends realized that chances were not favorable for her recovery, still they had no idea the end … Continue reading Lillian Gilbert
The Gazette March 19, 1902 March, the 4th, at 2 o'clock A. M., God saw fit to call to a better home where sorrow, sickness and sin are unknown, Mrs. Araminta Gooings, aged 75 years. For 32 years she has lived a widow's life, deprived of the love and care of a husband and father to … Continue reading Araminta Gooings
The Gazette June 26, 1901 The Gazette is pained to announce the untimely death of Miss Myra Gill, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. R. M. Gill, which sad event occurred last Thursday at her parents' home near D'Arbonne. It is supposed that she contracted that deadly disease, consumption, while attending the sick bed of her … Continue reading Myra Gill
June 13, 1922 - December 10, 2017 Funeral services for Darline Grafton, 95, of Bernice, LA will be held at 2:00 PM, Thursday, December 14, 2017, at Pisgah Baptist Church in Bernice. Bro. Jeff Hurst and Bro. Eric Harkins will officiate. Interment will follow at Pisgah Cemetery under the direction of Kilpatrick Funeral Home of … Continue reading Darline Kelley Grafton
The Gazette July 11th, 1900 Miss Lela Gill, the oldest daughter of Mr. N. B. Gill, of D'Arbonne vicinity, died last Wednesday evening of heart failure. Her death is particularly sad, as she was just budding into womanhood, and attended mainly to household affairs for her father and motherless sisters and brothers. The Gazette August … Continue reading Lela Gill
The Gazette July 2, 1884 Obituary William Mitchell Gill was born in Oglethorpe county, Ga., April 26, 1813, and died in Lincoln parish, La., March 12, 1884. Mary James Culbertson was born in Marion, Perry county, Ala., August 27, 1824 and died in Lincoln parish, La., August 17, 1882. The above mentioned persons were married in Noxabee … Continue reading William Mitchell and Mary James Culbertson Gill
The Gazette February 21, 1900 Dr. W. C. Murphy informs us that a sixteen year old negro girl, daughter of Jim Goldsby, was burned to death near Oakland last Thursday. The girl was subject to fits and it is not known whether she fell into the fire while under one of those spells or whether … Continue reading Goldsby Daughter Death
The Gazette November 15, 1911 Another home has been visited by the Angel of Death and an other jewel has been added to Christ's eternal Kingdom. Octavis Golden was born April 5, 1892, and died October 4, 1911, at the age of 19 years, 4 months, 25 days. Just why God, in his infinite wisdom, … Continue reading In Loving Memory of Octavia Golden
The Gazette November 29, 1899 Two inmates of the poor house, both white, died during the present month. They were Mr. W. C. House, who formerly resided near Oakland, and Mr. Jim Googer, who came up from Ouachita vicinity. The former died Nov. 17 and the latter Nov. 25.
The Gazette August 23, 1899 Mr. W. F. Grafton informs us that Mr. H. T. Glass, Sr., an aged and highly respected citizen of Shiloh vicinity died last Friday morning.
The Gazette May 24, 1899 Mr. Lazarus Gill, son of Mr. and Mrs. R. M. Gill, of D'Arbonne vicinity, died Friday at Pueblo, Col., and his remains were brought home Sunday for burial. Mr. Gill had been afflicted with that terrible malady --consumption--for the past several months. He came over to Farmerville last year for … Continue reading Lazarus Gill
March 8, 1899 The Gazette It is with much regret that we chronicle the death of Mr. Dan W. Grafton, of Shiloh ward. He died last week of meningitis.
The Gazette October 12, 1898 Mrs. Anna E. Guthrie died at Ruston Saturday morning and her remains were brought to Farmerville Sunday where they were interred by the side of her husband's grave. Rev T. B. White, of Ruston, conducted the funeral services. Mrs. Guthrie was 51 years of age.
The Gazette October 20, 1897 Mrs. J. S. Gully, nee Ramsey, died at her home near Doss, La., last Wednesday, after a lingering illness. Her remains were brought to this parish Thursday and interred in the Taylor cemetery, Eld. O. M. Lucas conducting the funeral ceremonies. The deceased leaves a husband and two small children, … Continue reading Mrs. J. S. Gully
The Gazette September 1, 1897 Mrs. M. Guehring died last Wednesday afternoon after a protracted illness of several weeks. Her remains were interred Thursday in the Farmerville cemetery. Mrs. Guehring was born in Balingon, Wartenburg, Germany, and was 63 years old at time of her death. The deceased leaves a husband and daughter to mourn … Continue reading Mrs. M. Guehring