Death’s Summons

The Gazette February 13, 1901 Several persons in Union Parish answered the summons of death last week, most of them dying with the prevailing la grippe, which developed into pneumonia. Among the deaths that have occurred since our last issue are: Mrs. J. C. Nolan, of the 2nd ward who died Thursday; Mrs. P. L. Miller, … Continue reading Death’s Summons


Katie Bell Key

The Gazette December 5, 1900 Sister Katie Bell Key, who departed this life October 5th, 1900, was born January 1st, 1882. Katie made a profession of religion on September 5th, 1898, at which time she commended herself with the Mission Baptist at Pisgah, La. Katie lived a most consistent christian life as long as there … Continue reading Katie Bell Key

Mary Ann Knox

BORN: September 18, 1938 DIED: January 4, 2012 Funeral services for Mary Ann Knox, 73, of Monroe will be held at 10am Friday at Graceminster Presbyterian Church in Monroe. Burial to follow in Mount Ararat Cemetery, Downsville, LA. Arrangements are under the direction of Farrar Funeral Home in Farmerville, LA. Mrs. Knox, retired school teacher and owner of Rustico … Continue reading Mary Ann Knox

Larry Killcrease

Funeral services for Larry Killcrease, 66, of El Mirage, Arizona, formerly of Rocky Branch, will be held at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, November 13, 2014 at Pleasant Hill Baptist Church with Bro. Paul Carter and Bro. Woodson McGuffee officiating. Burial will be in Rocky Branch Cemetery under the direction of Farrar Funeral Home. Larry, born and … Continue reading Larry Killcrease

Charlene Kennedy Kozlowksi

Charlene Kennedy Kozlowksi, 89, a homemaker from New York and formerly from Farmerville, died December 29, 2016 in New York. A graveside service was held January 12, 2017, at Conway Cemetery under the direction of Farrar Funeral Home in Farmerville.

Cassie L. Kelly

Funeral services for Cassie L. Kelly, 29, of Marion will be held at 10:00 am Friday, Oct. 14, 2016 at Farrar Funeral Home in Farmerville with Bro. Charlie Smith officiating. Burial will be in Dean Cemetery under the direction of Farrar Funeral Home. Cassie passed away October 10, 2016. She loved movies and music. She … Continue reading Cassie L. Kelly

John Kennedy

John Kennedy, 64, went to be with the Lord on Thursday, June 18, 2015, passing away unexpectedly from heart failure at his residence in New Orleans, Louisiana. He was predeceased by: His parents Rassie Glenn and Pauline Aycock Kennedy. Survivors include: His three daughters – Lilibeth K. Ryan of Milton, Fla., Effie Kennedy (Jacklyn Sams) of Jacksonville, Fla. and Christina K. Hood and husband Brian of Naples, Fla.; the mother … Continue reading John Kennedy

Donald L. Kennedy, Sr

Funeral Services for Mr. Donald L. Kennedy, Sr., 92, were held at 10 a.m., on Saturday, April 25, 2015, at Rose-Neath Funeral Home in Shreveport. Offi ciating were Dr. Larry Williams and Dr. Scott Tatum. Interment followed at Forest Park Cemetery, St. Vincent Ave. Visitation was held from 4:30 – 7 p.m. at the funeral home. Don Kennedy was born December 30, 1922, in Farmerville and left us … Continue reading Donald L. Kennedy, Sr