The Gazette August 13, 1902 Tuesday at noon the sad intelligence was received at Farmerville announcing the death of Mr. John W. Loper, a prominent merchant and planter, at his home in Cecil at 11:30 that morning. About a week ago the deceased had to take to his bed with a malignant attack of typhoid … Continue reading J. W. Loper Dead
The Gazette September 11, 1901 Mr. S. B. Love, a farmer of Marion ward, was found dead on the bank of the Ouachita river below West Monroe last Thursday. He had gone to Monroe for a load of freight for Dr. O. H. Thompson, and while there imbibed too freely of liquor. When last seen … Continue reading S. B. Love
February 09, 1953 - January 28, 2018 Funeral services for Mr. Richard Terry Lee of West Monroe, LA will be 11:00am Wednesday, January 31, 2018 in the chapel of Griffin Funeral Home West Monroe with Rev. Johnny Hawkins officiating. Interment will follow at Fellowship Cemetery in Columbia, LA under the direction of Griffin Funeral Home … Continue reading Richard Terry Lee
The Gazette October 31, 1900 The eleven year old son of Mrs. L. C. Langston, of Holmesville vicinity died on the 23rd inst. and was buried Thursday in the Farmerville cemetery.
The Gazette October 10, 1900 Mr. J. R. Taylor, of Oakland ward, informs us that three deaths occurred in his vicinity last week. The unfortunate ones were Mrs. E. B. Dollar, Mr. J. T. Stripling and the two year old child of Mr. and Mrs. Wm. Leslie. The two former died of consumption, and the … Continue reading Dollar, Stripling and Leslie
The Gazette July 11th, 1900 Mr. J. P. Heard of the 8th ward, was a caller at our office Monday. He says that two prominent men of his section died last week -- Messrs. N. K. Busby and Allen b. Lowery. The former died Saturday and the latter Sunday night. Shiloh ward has lost two … Continue reading N. K. Busby and Allen B. Lowery
The Gazette March 21, 1900 Last Wednesday Mrs. C. H. Lancaster and Mrs. Lancaster's sister died of pneumonia at their home near Mt. Tabor. The death of two grown persons within a few hours of each other in the same house was indeed a sad spectacle.
The Gazette February 28, 1900 Mr. R. Y. Langston, who has been in charge of the parish Poor House, died last Friday night. The deceased was about eight-eight years old.
The Gazette January 17, 1900 Two of the oldest citizens of Shiloh ward died last week -- Messrs. J. B. Robinson and James Lowery. They were each over eighty years old.
The Gazette January 10, 1900 Maj. J. G. Lee was summoned to Farmerville Tuesday evening to the bedside of his sick sister Mrs. H. M. Lee. She died shortly after he reached her. ******************************************************** We regret to chronicle the death of Mrs. H. M. Lee, which sad event occurred at her husband's residence Tuesday evening … Continue reading Mrs. Emma Lee
The Gazette February 8, 1899 Last Friday night , wife of Maj. J. G. Lee, commissioner of agriculture for Louisiana, died at Calhoun after a brief illness. This sad news was received in our town Saturday morning via the telephone, and it was a severe shock to the deceased's many friends here. Mrs. Lee had … Continue reading Mrs. Addie McGrath Lee
The Gazette September 14, 1898 Monday afternoon the sad intelligence was received over the telephone that Capt. T. Woodie Lee had died early that morning in West Monroe, after several days illness with typhoid fever. The disease was contracted while stationed at Miami and Jacksonville, Fla., with the troops of the First Louisiana Regiment. When … Continue reading Captain T. Woodie Lee Dead
Funeral services for Mrs. Betty Ruth Lumpkin Lee, 77, of Farmerville will be 2:00PM Wednesday, November 23, 2011 at Beulah Baptist Church with Bro. Jeff Hurst, Bro. David Barkley and Bro. J.E. Brown officiating. Burial will be in Beulah Cemetery. Arrangements are under the direction of Farrar Funeral Home. Betty Ruth was born April 23, 1934 in Poplarville, MS. She married … Continue reading Betty Ruth Lumpkin Lee
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The Gazette March 16, 1898 After a brief illness with typhoid fever, Miss Mittie Leggett, died Friday morning. The deceased was just budding in womanhood, and her death at that age is particularly sad.