Beverly Lee Austin

Beverly Lee Austin, 80, of Morgan City, Louisiana, was called to her heavenly home on March 21, 2019, surrounded by her family.  Beverly was born August 31, 1938, near the Shiloh Community to Orion Buckley, Sr. and Susie McIntosh Lee and was the youngest of thirteen children.  She graduated from Farmerville High School in 1956 … Continue reading Beverly Lee Austin

Rebecca Gates

The GazetteMay 4, 1904 In Memoriam Mrs. Rebecca Gates departed this life near Palestine, Tex., on Feb. 13, 1904; aged 91 years 4 months and 26 days. Her maiden name was Rebecca Caver and she was born in South Carolina on Sept. 17, 1812. At about the age of 18 she married Joseph Gates and soon … Continue reading Rebecca Gates

R. M. Hardy

The Gazette April 15, 1903 On Tuesday of last week Mrs. J. G. Trimble was called to Ruston on account of the serious illness of her father, Mr. R. M. Hardy. When she arrived there Mr. Hardy was in an unconscious state from which he never rallied, but died peacefully early Thursday morning. He leaves … Continue reading R. M. Hardy

James Evans

The Gazette January 28, 1903 Mr. James Evans, an energetic farmer of Bernice neighborhood, died last week; aged about 42 years. He leaves a wife and nine children to mourn his death.