Linda K. Cooper Mock

Memorial services for Linda K. Cooper Mock, 69, of Start, were held Monday, June 17, 2019 at the Alto Baptist Church, Alto,  with Dr. Alan Miller officiating. 

Mrs. Linda was born December 24, 1949 in Rayville and passed away Friday, June 14, 2019 in Start.

She is preceded in death by her husband, Robert Dean Cooper; parents, Cleve and Nettie Bradshaw; sisters, Louise Munholland; Lougenia Glass; Mary Jane Copeland.

Kyle Mills Jr.

Funeral services for Kyle Mills Jr., 76, of Rayville, will be held at 10 a.m., Wednesday, June 12, 2019 at the First Baptist Church, Rayville, with Dr. Eddie Wren and Mr. Carlton Clark officiating. 

Interment will follow in the Rayville Masonic Cemetery, Rayville, under the direction of Brown-Holley Funeral Home, Rayville.

Mr. Kyle was born November 19, 1942 in Rayville, LA and passed away Saturday, June 8, 2019 in Vicksburg, MS.

Jerry W. O’Briant Sr.

Jerry W. O’Briant Sr. was born October 7, 1949 in Monroe and passed away Sunday, June 9, 2019 in Rayville. 

The family will have a private memorial service at a later date.

Condolences may be left at

Beverly Hatchell Yancey

Funeral services for Beverly Hatchell Yancey, 87, of Rayville, were held Monday, June 10, 2019, at Rayville United Methodist Church with Rev. William McLain officiating. 

Interment followed at Mulhearn Memorial Park in Monroe under the direction of Mulhearn Funeral Home, Rayville. Visitation was Monday, June 10, 2019, at the church.

Sherrell Kelley Gilley

Funeral services for Sherrell Kelley Gilley, 72, of Mangham, were held Saturday, June 8, 2019 at First Assembly of God, Mangham, with Bro. Mark Parker and Bro. David Mosley officiating. 

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

Mrs. Sherrell was born April 5, 1947 in Sulphur, in and passed away Wednesday, June 5, 2019 in Mangham after a lengthy illness. 


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