The Gazette September 10, 1902 Died at her home in Farmerville, La., on the morning of Sept. 8, Mrs. Mattie Pleasant. This announcement come with no shock to the many friends of Mrs. Pleasant for she has suffered from an incurable malady for several months; but, though unexpected, not less keen is the sorrow it … Continue reading Mrs. Mattie Pleasant Dead
The Gazette October 16, 1901 After ten days illness with slow fever, Mrs. John R. Pleasant died Sunday at her home in Bernice. Her remains were laid to rest Monday afternoon in the Shiloh cemetery. To the grief stricken husband and children The Gazette extends sincere sympathy.
The Gazette August 28, 1901 Shiloh lost two of her old citizens this week. Mrs. Rose Anna Pleasant, mother of former Sheriff B. F. Pleasant, died Monday morning about 10 o’clock; and Mrs. Heard, mother of Gov. W. W. Heard, breathed her last Tuesday morning. The former named lady was about 80 years of age, … Continue reading Mrs. Rose Anna Pleasant/Mrs. Heard
The Gazette March 20, 1901 Mr. Geo. A. Killgore informed us that Mrs. W. K. Pryor died Friday morning after a brief illness with pneumonia, at her husband’s residence, 12 miles northwest of Farmerville. The Gazette extends sympathy to the bereaved.
The Gazette February 27, 1901 On September 17, 1900, the Angel of Death visited and took from our midst our beloved sister Ada Peak, wife of John Comer Peak, near Marion. She was about 20 years of age; was the daughter of John and Nettie Jones. She leaves a husband and an infant babe, father … Continue reading Tribute of Respect
The Gazette December 19, 1900 A young man named Jim Price was killed at Junction City Saturday morning by the tram-way of a planer falling on him. It struck him on the head, crushing the skull. Young Price lived about three hours after the awful accident. He was working at the planer, and was a … Continue reading Jim Price
The Gazette October 17, 1900 Mr. Benjamin F. Post, of Lockhart vicinity, died of a cancer of the stomach a week or so ago.
The Gazette October 17, 1900 Mr. W. M. Post, Jr., who has been a sufferer of consumption for 4 years, died at this place of the 9th.
Services for Marcus "Mark" Pilgreen, 92, will begin at 10:00 a.m. on Friday, September 22, 2017 at Rose-Neath Southside Chapel with Brother Rick McDonald officiating. Visitation will be held Thursday, September 21, 2017 from 5:00-7:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Southside Funeral Home. Interment will be held at Centuries Memorial Park following services with military honors. Mark … Continue reading Marcus “Mark” Pilgreen
The Gazette February 14, 1900 We regret to learn that Mr. Pete Patterson, one of the small pox victims in D'Arbonne neighborhood, died Monday night. He was about 30, years of age. His brothers Yancy and Kirk are improving. Two negroes on the Patterson place also have the disease.
The Gazette January 10, 1900 Mr. J. P. Smith informs us that M. W. Platt died about ten days ago of pneumonia, and that two of Mrs. Beverly Reagan’s children are quite sick.
The Gazette November 15, 1899 Mr. E. L. Powell, after an illness of several weeks, died at his home near Mer Rouge Saturday night, Nov. 4th. Mr. Powell moved from Marion, Union Parish, to this place several years ago and has been engaged in planting since his removal here. He leaves a wife and five … Continue reading E. L. Powell
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