Tessie Marie Medlin

Funeral services for Tessie Marie Medlin, 77, of Winnsboro, were held Thursday, November 29, 2018 at the Brown-Holley Funeral Chapel, Rayville.

Interment was in the Rayville Masonic Cemetery, Rayville.

Mrs. Tessie was born January 28, 1941 in Natchez, MS and passed away Tuesday, November 27, 2018 in Vidalia.

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Leonard Sullivan

Funeral services for Leonard Sullivan, 84, of Rayville, were held Monday, December 3, 2018 at the Crew Lake United Methodist Church, Start,  with Bro. Marshall Sevier and Mike Sullivan officiating. 

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

Mr. Leonard was born November 20, 1934 in Calhoun, LA and passed away Friday, November 30, 2018 in Rayville, LA.

Walter Eugene Seneff Sr.

Memorial services with Marine Corps Honors for Walter Eugene Seneff, Sr. were held Monday, December 3, 2018 at the Northeast Louisiana Veterans Cemetery near Rayville under the direction of Mulhearn Funeral Home Rayville. 

Bro.Trent Allen officiated the service.

Walter “Eugene” Seneff, Sr. was born December 3, 1947 in Huntingburg, Indiana and passed away November 28, 2018. 

He is proceeded in death by his parents Sheldon T. Seneff and Henrietta Marie Parsons Seneff.

James Bailey Thompson III

I was born on September 6, 1937 in Monroe, and was a resident of Baton Rouge.

He passed away peacefully on November 17, 2018.

He is survived by his daughters,Nanette Thompson, and her husband ,Steve Vallenari, and Kelli Stevens and her husband, Todd Stevens, and his granddaughters, Bailey and Celia Stevens. He is also survived by Nancy Glisson Thompson, his wife of many years, and his brother, Bill Thompson of Amherst, Mass.

Mary Walker Powell

Services for Mary Walker Powell, 95 of Holly Ridge will be 9 a.m. Friday, November 30, 2018 at Mulhearn Funeral Home with Bro. John Skinner officiating. 

Burial will follow in the Rocky Branch Cemetery at Rocky Branch under the direction of Mulhearn Funeral Home of Rayville.

Mary was born on January 5, 1923 in Rayville and died at her home November 26, 2018 in Holly Ridge to her parents, Clarence Olan and Iva Antley Walker.


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