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Funeral services for Ewell Gaspard, Sr. of Cottonport will take place at the St. Mary’s Assumption Catholic Church of Cottonport on Saturday, August 2, 2014 beginning at 11:00am. Visitation will be held at the Escudé Funeral Home of Cottonport that morning from 8:00am to 11:00am. Burial services will commence on Monday, August 4, 2014.

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Funeral services for Janice Bordelon Dunbar will be Friday, Aug. 1, 2014 at 10:00 a.m. in the Chapel of Kilpatrick's Rose-Neath Funeral Home in Marksville with Fr. Marc Noel officiating. Burial will be in St. Joseph Cemetery #1. Arrangements are under the direction of Melancon Funeral Home, Bunkie. Mrs. Dunbar, age 64, of Hessmer, formerly of Marksville passed away on Tuesday, July 29, 2014 at Grace Home Inpatient Hospice in Alexandria, LA.

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Marjorie Bordelon Dufour Dupuy, age 96, passed away on Sunday, July 27, 2014, at the Old Jefferson Community Care Center, Baton Rouge, Louisiana. She lived in Moreauville, LA., 87 years before moving to Baton Rouge.

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Krider Ray "Pop" McCan Funeral services celebrating the life of Krider Ray "Pop" McCan will be held at 10:00 a.m., Thursday, July 31, 2014, in the Chapel of Hixson Brothers, Pineville, with Brother Doug Belgard officiating. Burial will follow at Campbell Cemetery, Center Point.

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Graveside services for Frank Bradford Stanly will be Thursday, July 31, 2014 at 2:30 p.m. in Pythian Cemetery with Rev. Kemper Smith officiating. Burial will follow with Military Honors. Arrangements are under the direction of Melancon Funeral Home, Bunkie. Frank was called to his heavenly home on his 91st birthday in Orlando, FL. A lifelong Methodist, he was born in Louisiana and graduated from Columbia Military Academy on May 27, 1941.

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Opelousas- Funeral services for Mark William “Bill’ Walker, age 88, will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, July 31, 2014, in the Sibille Funeral Home Chapel of Opelousas. Rite of Committal and Interment will follow in the Myrtle Grove Cemetery. Fr. Albert Nunez will conduct the services. Bill was a resident of Opelousas.

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Funeral services for Carl Gauthier will be at 10:00 a.m. on Wednesday, July 30, 2014 at Church of the Little Flower in Evergreen, with the Rev. Bartholomew Ibe officiating. Burial will follow in the First Baptist Cemetery in Cottonport. Arrangements are under the direction of Hixson-Ducote Funeral Home of Bunkie.

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