Davie Lee Day

Graveside services for Davie Lee Day, 88, of Rayville, will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, July 3, 2019 at the Northeast Louisiana Veterans Cemetery, Rayville, with Bro. Henry Hutson officiating under the direction of Brown-Holley Funeral Home, Rayville.

Mr. Davie was born September 20, 1930 and passed away Sunday, June 30, 2019 in Monroe.

Mr. Davie is preceded in death by his sons, Paul Day and Mark Day; his parents, Robert and Carrie Smith Day; and stepmother, Allene Respond Day. He was an avid jogger and runner.

Lillian Maieve Walls

A memorial funeral service for Mrs. Lillian Maieve Walls, 78, of Shreveport were held Saturday, June 29, 2019 at Antioch Baptist Church, Rayville, with Bro. Keith Evans officiating. 

Mrs. Walls was a Registered Nurse and loved her work helping others in need. She loved to read, make crafts, watch TV and cater food. Her real passion was helping people and by the nature of being a nurse this was something she enjoyed tremendously. 

Charles David Howard

Mr. Charles David Howard was born July 27, 1940 in Terry, Miss. 

He passed away peacefully on Sunday, June 23, 2019 at LeGrand Healthcare in Bastrop. 

Mr. Howard is preceded in death by his parents, Geneva Wells Howard and Clovis Howard; his sister, Jessie Mae Liles; and his brother, E. C. Howard. 

Fred Edward Douciere Jr.

Funeral services for Fred Edward Douciere Jr., 86, were held Monday, June 24, 2019 at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Rayville, with Father Philip Pazhayakari officiating. 

Interment followed in the Douciere Cemetery, Rayville.

Fred Edward Douciere Jr., born February 28, 1933 in the southern part of Richland Parish and died Saturday, June 22, 2019 at home.

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Carolyn Roberts Greer

Funeral services celebrating the life of Carolyn Roberts Greer will be held at 11 a.m., Saturday, June 29, 2019 at Antioch Baptist Church, South of Rayville with Michael Cumpton and Brother Keith Evans officiating. 

Burial will be in Masonic Cemetery, Rayville under the direction of Hixson Brothers, Alexandria.   

The family requests that visitation be observed at Hixson Brothers, Alexandria Friday, June 28, 2019 from 5-8 p.m. and continued at the church Saturday from 10 a.m. until time of service.  


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