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.
The Gazette January 28, 1903 Mr. Wm. Pearson, Sr., an old resident of Union Parish, died Monday evening at his home five miles northwest of Farmerville. He had been painfully sick for several months and his death was no surprise to his family or friends. He leaves a widow and two children to mourn his … Continue reading William Pearson, Sr.
The Gazette October 29, 1902 After a three weeks illness of typhoid fever, Floyd Odom, son of Benjamin F. and Emma, Odom, was called away. Floyd was the eldest child in the family. He was born in Union Parish, La., on the 27th day of September, 1882, and died at McGee, I. T., August 1, … Continue reading Floyd Odom
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
Funeral services for Mrs. Myra Baker Albritton, age 70, of Farmerville are scheduled for 3 PM Friday, May 11, 2018 at First Baptist Church, Farmerville with Bro. Kurt Auger officiating. Services are under the direction of Golden Funeral Home of Bastrop. Interment will follow in Enterprise Baptist Church Cemetery, Farmerville, LA. Visitation will be held … Continue reading Myra Baker Albritton
The Gazette August 13, 1902 News was received this morning at Farmerville that Mr. Jacob Marx was dead. He died yesterday afternoon at four o'clock at the insane asylum at Jackson, La., whither he was carried about a week ago, in an incurable demented condition. For many years Mr. Marx was a leading merchant of … Continue reading Jacob Marx
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
November 30, 1927 - March 26, 2018 Mary Eloise Towns Barham was born 1928 in Litroe, Louisiana, and died Monday, March 26, 2018 at St. Joseph’s Nursing Home in Monroe, LA at the age of 89. She was the 3rd child and only daughter of Mary Estelle Vines and Oliver Dennis Towns (aka Ollie). She … Continue reading Mary Eloise Towns Barham
14 NOV 1836 - 9 JUL 1902 The Gazette July 16, 1902 Mrs. H. D. Webb died at the home of her son-in-law, Mr. Edward Everett, in Farmerville, last Wednesday afternoon. Her sudden death was a complete shock to her friends here. In fact, her immediate family did not realize that she was dangerously ill until a … Continue reading Harriet Delilah Rossitter Webb
The Gazette April 23, 1902 In Memoriam Our dear mother has passed over the river that we all must cross; her sufferings are over; she quietly rests beside her dear husband and children who had already gone before. How sad it was to hear of this noble Christian's death. Martha Ford Smith was born in … Continue reading Martha Ford Smith
The Gazette April 9, 1902 Miss Lillian Gilbert, eldest daughter of Mrs. Kate Gilbert, died at her home Saturday night, in her 21 year. Miss Lillian had been ill several weeks with consumption, and while her family and friends realized that chances were not favorable for her recovery, still they had no idea the end … Continue reading Lillian Gilbert
The Gazette March 19, 1902 March, the 4th, at 2 o'clock A. M., God saw fit to call to a better home where sorrow, sickness and sin are unknown, Mrs. Araminta Gooings, aged 75 years. For 32 years she has lived a widow's life, deprived of the love and care of a husband and father to … Continue reading Araminta Gooings
The Gazette October 16, 1901 Capt. R. P. Webb, a prominent lawyer, politician and real estate agent, of Homer, died very suddenly of heart failure.
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 October 9, 1901 Mrs. W. W. Brewster, nee Ford, of D'Arbonne vicinity, died last Monday, and was buried yesterday in New Hope cemetery. She leaves a husband and several children to mourn her loss. Aged 36 years.