Hollis Eugene Harper

Hollis Eugene Harper, 91, currently of Denham Springs began the next part of his life’s adventure Sunday, December 10,2017. 

He was born of the union of Arthur Harris and Lillie Pylant Harper in Franklin Parish, Louisiana. 

He served in the armed forces in World War II earning the designation of Expert Marksman.

 He spent his life in agribusiness as a farmer, as manager of Terrick Inc. in Delhi, Louisiana and in sales with Terrell Norris Inc.

He loved all children and always said he could pick any of them up on the side of the road and make them his own.

Bobby Earl Ray

Funeral services for Bobby Earl Ray, 75, of Haughton, LA will be held at 11 a.m., Tuesday, January 9, 2018 at Brown-Holley Funeral Chapel, Rayville with Bro. Gevan Spinney and Jeff Ray officiating.

Interment will follow in McKnight Cemetery, Holly Ridge, LA.

Mr. Bobby was born June 6, 1942 and passed away Saturday, January 6, 2018 in Shreveport, LA.

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Travis Arlon Adcox

Funeral services for Travis Arlon Adcox, 82, of Rayville, LA were held Thursday, January 4, 2018 at Holly Ridge Baptist Church, Holly Ridge, LA with Rev. Richard Robinson officiating.

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

Mr. Travis was born July 9, 1935 in Mangham, LA and passed away Tuesday, January 2, 2018 in Rayville, LA.

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Virginia P. Terry

Funeral services for Virginia P. Terry, 70, of Start, were held Friday, January 5, 2018 at Start Assembly of God, Start, LA with Patricia Woodward officiating. 

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

Mrs. Virginia was born October 21, 1947 in Monroe, LA and passed away January 2, 2018 in Rayville, LA.

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Thedford Butler Suggs Sr.

Services for Thedford “Ted” Butler Suggs Sr., 82, of Fayette, who died Monday, January 1, 2018 at his residence, were Thursday January 4, 2018 at Laird Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Douglas Wright and the Rev. Ted Suggs, Jr. officiating.

A private family burial will be at Suggs Family Cemetery in Jefferson County, MS under the direction of Laird Funeral Home.

Visitation was Wednesday at Laird Funeral Home.


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