Zelma Harris Stephenson

Funeral services for Zelma Harris Stephenson, 88, of West Monroe, will beheld at 1 p.m., Wednesday, November 28, 2018 at Brown-Holley Funeral Chapel, Rayville, with Bro. Luther Sanson officiating. 

Interment will follow in the Coax Cemetery, Baskin.

Mrs. Zelma was born August 23, 1930 in Bonita and passed away Friday, November 23, 2018 in West Monroe.

Mrs. Zelma is preceded in death by her husband, Wilton Stephenson of 38 years; parents, Charlie and Dollie Harris; and her sisters, Mary Lee Hux and Faye Hux.

John Alfred Graham Jr.

Funeral services for John Alfred Graham, Jr., 55, of Pioneer, were held Thursday, November 15, 2018 at the Brown-Holley Funeral Chapel, Rayville with Bro. Dwight Fulton and Bro. Gene Sanders officiating. 

Interment followed in the McKnight Cemetery, Holly Ridge.

John was born September 14, 1963 in Thibodaux, LA and passed away Sunday, November 11, 2018 in Monroe, LA.

Dennis Herrington

Funeral services for Dr. Dennis Herrington, 71, of Rayville, were held Friday, November 9, 2018 at Boeuf River Baptist Church, Rayville,  with Phillip Davis officiating. 

Interment followed in the Greer Cemetery, Rayville, LA under the direction of Brown-Holley Funeral Home, Rayville.

Dr. Herrington was born February 8, 1947 in Clinton, MS, and passed away Wednesday, November 7, 2018 in Rayville.

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Kennon Clingan Walker

Kennon Clingan Walker, 79 of Mangham, passed away on Wednesday, November 7, 2018 at Glenwood Hospital after a brief illness. 

Born on September 30, 1939 in Baskin, LA, she was the daughter of the late Cecil and Lucille Clingan.  She was a retired Certified Nurse Assistant for 30 years. 

Kennon was preceded in death by her husband, Les Walker and three brothers Cecil Ray, Jack and Bobby Clingan. 


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