The Gazette December 7, 1898 Died at Tilman, Richland Parish, Ben F. Raney, on Nov. 15th of Swamp fever. Deceased was 45 years old and born and reared in Union Parish.
The Gazette August 24, 1898 Prof. R. N. Smith, whose real name was Ramie, died of dropsy last Saturday at the residence of Mr. John Tugwell, north of Farmerville. Prof. Smith had seen better days. He had served in both branches of the Texas legislature. Shortly before his removal to this parish he got into … Continue reading Professor R. N. Smith
The Gazette August 4, 1897 Mr. S. A. Graves informs us that three persons were buried in the Union graveyard, near the Arkansas line, on the 27th ult. They were Mrs. Ida Cox, Mr. Allen Houser's year old baby and Mr. Joe Remore's infant child.
The Gazette January 29, 1896 It falls to my sad lot to note the death of our beloved father, Elijah Roan, who was born in Alabama in the year 1826. He moved to this country when a young man, where he lived until his death, which occurred at his home, Nov. 14, 1895; aged 69 … Continue reading Elijah Roan
June 5, 1895 Mrs. Ada Ramsey, daughter of Mrs. Mattie R. Chandler, of this place, died at the residence of her husband, Mr. M. L. Ramsey, in El Dorado, Ark., on Sunday, the 26th of last month in the twenty-fifth year of her age. She had been sick for several months, but was not considered … Continue reading Mrs. Ada Ramsey
Funeral services for Mr. Samuel Clinton Russell, Jr., 72, of Downsville will be held at 10:00am Tuesday, Sept. 24, 2013 at Mt. Ararat Baptist Church with Rev. Robbie Robertson and Rev. Jarrod Bearden officiating. Burial will be in Mt. Ararat Cemetery under the direction of Farrar Funeral Home of Farmerville. Mr.Russell, a farmer, died Saturday, … Continue reading Samuel Clinton Russell, Jr.
Louis Redden was born May 11, 1950, and left this earth on March 7, 2017, in Houston, TX. Louis was a preacher and started his ministry under the direction of Reverend Lea Joyner. He served as a minister at many churches throughout Northeast Louisiana. He also loved being a journalist. He started at KNOE in … Continue reading Louis William Redden, Jr.
Funeral services for Viola Parks Ricks, 85, of Farmerville will be held at 10:00 am, Monday, August 29, 2016 at Farmerville First Assembly of God Church with Bro. Robbie Lawson and Bro. Eugene Brown officiating. Burial will be in Enterprise Cemetery under the direction of Farrar Funeral Home in Farmerville. Mrs. Ricks, a retired homemaker, … Continue reading Viola Parks Ricks
On February 24, 2017 Doris Nolan Robinson's spirit left her earthly body to fill her place in Heaven. Doris passed away after a lengthy illness on February 24, 2017 surrounded by her son, brothers, sister, and family who dearly loved her. Doris was born on May 3, 1945 in Farmerville, LA, the fifth child of … Continue reading Doris Nolan Robinson
Graveside services for Marvin Kent Rhodes, 68, of Tucker, Ga., formerly of Spearsville, La. will be held at 10:00 am, Wednesday, January 18, 2017 at New Hope cemetery with Jimmie Rhodes officiating. Arrangements are under the direction of Farrar Funeral Home of Farmerville. Mr. Rhodes, retired Photography Professor at Atlanta College of Art and Southeastern … Continue reading Marvin Kent Rhodes
Charles Allen Ray, 81 of Marion, Louisiana entered eternal rest on December 21, 2016. Born on May 30, 1935 in Shreveport, Louisiana. He was the son of Albert and Mary Elizabeth Bell Abrahamson. Charles served in the U.S. Air Force during the Korean War. He received medals for – National Defense Service, Korean Service Medal … Continue reading Charles Allen Ray
Graveside services for Mickey Joe Roberson, 57, of Farmerville will be held at 11:30 am, Saturday, November 26, 2016, at Liberty Hill-Taylor cemetery with Bro. Aleck Nyegaard and Bro. Wayne Whiteside officiating. Arrangements are under the direction of Farrar Funeral Home of Farmerville. Mr. Roberson, an employee of over 20 years at Koch Nitrogen and … Continue reading Mickey Joe Roberson
Funeral services for Jimmie L. Reid, 83, of Farmerville will be held at 1:00 pm Saturday, October 29th, 2016 at First Baptist Church in Farmerville with Bro. Kurt Auger and Bro. David Martin officiating. Burial will be in Ward Chapel Cemetery under the direction of Farrar Funeral Home in Farmerville. Mr. Reid, a retired custodian, … Continue reading Jimmie L. Reid, Sr.
Born in Athens, LA on April 16, 1928 to Leonard and Ivy Gem Acklin Walker; going home to be with her Lord and Savior September 16, 2016 in The Woodlands, Texas. Visitation will be at Evergreen Baptist Church, 1380 Evergreen Rd, Bernice, LA from 5:00 to 7:00 PM on Friday, September 23, 2016 and the … Continue reading Billie Evelyn Walker Rogers
Funeral services for Edna Marie Quaid Estis Rogers, 77, of Farmerville will be held at 10:00 am, Monday, September 26, 2016 at Farrar Funeral Home Chapel with Vernon Nelson officiating. Burial will be in Shady Grove Cemetery under the direction of Farrar Funeral Home in Farmerville. Mrs. Rogers, a retired educator, went to her heavenly … Continue reading Edna Marie Quaid Estis Rogers