Obituaries

Wed
22
Oct

Bertha Forest Burns

Mrs. Bertha Forest Burns, age 91 of Winnfield, Louisiana passed away on Sunday, October 19, 2014. Born Monday, May 21, 1923 in Selma, Louisiana, she was preceded in death by her Parents, Arnold & Susie Williams; Husbands, William Oliver & Arthur Burns; Sister, Lillie Mae Howell. Those left to cherish her memory include her Son, Lonnie W. Oliver (Maxima), Winnfield; Brother, Melvin Williams, Winnfield; Sister. Margie White, Weston; Grandchild, Genevieve Casares (Daniel), Gaithersburg, MD; Great Grandchild, Jack Oliver Casares; The family will receive friends on Wednesday, October 22 from 1:00 PM until time of services. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 PM on Wednesday, October 22, 2014 at Southern Funeral Home with Rev. Kenneth Tarver officiating. Interment will follow in Garden of Memories, in Winnfield. Online condolences may be made to the family at www.southernfuneralhome.com.

Wed
22
Oct

Bonnie Mott

Mrs. Bonnie Mott, age 72 of Monroe, a retired bookkeeper, died Sunday. Arrangements are incomplete under the direction of Southern Funeral Home, Winnfield.

Wed
15
Oct

DeJuanna Cage

On November 7, 1981, DeJuanna Cage was born to loving parents. DeJuanna was raised in the Wren Community of Winnfield. In 2000, she completed her education and received her diploma from Winnfield Senior High School. On August 16 of 2002, DeJuanna gave birth to a daughter, whom she loved dearly. In our loss, the prayers, visits, phone calls, food and thoughts have strengthen us during this time. We especially thank Winn Parish Medical Center, Pastor G. Tomell Hamms and our New Zion Church Family for facilities and support. DeJuanna leaves to cherish her life: Her daughter, Kenya Christale Cage. Parents, Margaret and Frederick “Ricky” Cage Sr. and brother Frederick Cage Jr. her paternal grandmother, Evangelist Nadine Cage, her sister, Trameka Farmer Johnson and her brother Terrance Wade. Several aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. Active Pallbearers were Bernard McGinnis, Marcellus Scott, Gary Powell, and Corian Moore
Wed
15
Oct

Mr. Charles Daniel Gibbs

Mr. Charles Daniel Gibbs, 73, passed away Friday, October 10, 2014 at his home in Goldonna. Mr. Gibbs was a logger, an avid deer hunter and he was a member of Antioch Community Church. He is survived by his daughter, Melisa Gibbs Bowman and husband Phillip; grandson, Sterling Bowman; granddaughter, Amber Harvey; brothers, Donnie Gibbs, Gary Gibbs and
Rodney Gibbs; sister, Karen Duck. He was preceded in death by his wife, Mary Lou Gibbs; parents, Roland and Lola Martin Gibbs; daughter, Kellie Dean Post. He is also survived by a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Funeral services were held Sunday, October 12, 2014 at 12 noon at Antioch Community Church with Bro. Hayward Hossler and Bro. Bobby Bates officiating under the direction of Southern Funeral Home, Jonesboro. Interment was in the church cemetery 
Wed
15
Oct

Mr. William Dewey Miller, Jr.

Mr. William Dewey Miller, Jr., age 86 of Winnfield, Louisiana passed away on Thursday, October 09, 2014. Born Tuesday, February 28, 1928 in Olla, Louisiana, he was retired from Placid Oil Company and a member of Faith Baptist Church.
Mr. Miller was preceded in death by his first wife, Joy Hicks Miller and his second wife, Mary Hicks Miller; Sons, Michael Miller and Randy Miller; Daughter, Suzanne Walton; Grandson, Christopher Miller. Those left to cherish his memory include his sister, Lovida Fife of Jena; step-children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren as well as numerous other relatives and friends. Funeral services were held at 10:00 AM on Saturday, October 11, 2014 at Southern Funeral Home with Rev. Gary Wright officiating. Interment followed in Garden of Memories, in Winnfield. Online condolences may be made to the family at
Wed
15
Oct

Mary L. Williams

Services for Mary L. Williams were held at 2 PM, Thursday, October 9, 2014 at Hurricane Grove Baptist Church, Sikes, LA with Rev. Kenneth Tarver officiating. Interment was in the Hurricane Grove Baptist Church Cemetery, Sikes under the
Wed
15
Oct

Howard McCarty

Funeral services for Coach Howard McCarty, age 73 of Olla, were held at 2 PM Sunday, October 12, 2014 at the  gymnasium of LaSalle High School with Rev. Johnnie Phillips and Dustin Robertson officiating. Interment followed at Beech Creek Cemetery. Coach McCarty was born on December 31, 1940 in Urania, LA to the union of Wiston Aubrey McCarty and Minnie Hale McCarty and passed from this life on Thursday, October 9, 2014. He served in the US Army and was a member of First Baptist Church of Olla. Coach retired after 40 years of service in education as a teacher, coach,
Wed
08
Oct

Carolyn Sue Reece

Carolyn Sue Reece of Plano, Texas passed away September 30, 2014 at the age of 71. She was born November 2, 1942 to Morris Newton and Minnie Louise (DeLee) Abrams in Winnfield, Louisiana. Sue married Jerrel Rexford Reece, Jr. on January 25, 1963 in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. She is a graduate of Texas Woman’s University and Louisiana State University. Sue loved reading, studying history, shopping and genealogy. Her passion was spending time with her family and LSU football.
Sue is survived by her husband of fifty-one years, Jerrel Rexford Reece, Jr. of Plano, Texas; daughter, Suzon Schroeder
and husband, Larry of Allen, Texas; son, Derek Reece and wife, Amy of Arlington, Texas; grandson, Jeremy Schroeder; and  sisters, Marcia Cox, Doris Hay, and Candice Thibodeaux. She was preceded in death by her parents. The family received friends during a visitation on Friday evening at Turrentine-Jackson-Morrow Funeral Home in Allen, Texas.
Wed
01
Oct

Jerald M. Newsom

Wed
01
Oct

Infant Kyndall L. Hamilton

Infant Kyndall L. Hamilton died September 18, 2014 in Ruston, LA. Graveside Services were held on Saturday, September 27, 2014, 10:00 A.M. at Winnfield City Cemetery, Winnfield, LA. Final Arrangements were entrusted to Winnfield Funeral Home of Winnfield.

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