AvoyellesToday.com | Avoyelles Journal, Bunkie, Record, Marksville Weekly | Avoyelles Parish, La.

A Funeral Mass for Gloria Jones Scharpon; age 81 ; of Marksville, LA., will be held at 10 AM on Saturday October 11, 2014 at Holy Ghost Catholic Church in Marksville, LA... Burial will follow.in Holy Ghost Cemetery in Marksville, LA. under the direction of Kilpatrick’s Rose-Neath Funeral Home of Marksville.

Read more...

Private graveside services for Anna Mae Fullilove Barker will be held at Trinity Episcopal Church Cemetery in Cheneyville under the direction of Melancon Funeral Home. 

Read more...

Funeral services for Mr. Larry Joseph Desselles will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Tuesday, October 7, 2014 in the chapel of Hixson Brothers Funeral Home in Marksville with Pastor Mark Crawford officiating. Burial will be held in the Christian Family Cemetery in Mansura. Arrangements are under the direction of Hixson Brothers Funeral Home of Marksville. 

Read more...

Memorial service for Brad Joseph "Coon Dog" Couvillion of Plaucheville will be held on Sunday, October 5, 2014, beginning at 1:30pm at 575 Choupique Rd. Plaucheville, LA 71362. 
Brad Couvillion, age 49, left us and went to the Lord on Wednesday, October 1, 2014 at the Rapides Regional Medical Center in Alexandria, LA on. 
He was preceded in death by his father, Beverly Paul Couvillion and his sister, Beverly Ann McKnight. 
Those left to cherish his memory are his wife Dianne Harvey Couvillion of Cape Cod, MS; daughters, Amber Couvillion and Kacie Couvillion both of Prairieville, LA; his mother, Elaine Marie Dauzat Couvillion of Plaucheville, LA. 

Featured PictureFuneral services celebrating the life of Drewey “Red” Holsomback will be held at 11:00 a.m., Monday, October 6, 2014, in the Chapel of Hixson Brothers, Pineville, with Daniel Holsomback officiating. Burial will follow in Forest Lawn Memorial Park with Masonic Rites.

Visitation will be observed at the funeral home on Sunday from 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. and resume on Monday from 8:00 a.m. until the time of service.

Read more...

Funeral services for Mrs. Price will be held on Saturday, October 4, 2014 at 2:00 p.m. at Community Baptist Church, Hwy 71, Tioga, La. with the Reverend Kenneth Holloway officiating. A reception will be held before services at the Community Church Fellowship Hall. There will be a private burial for family. Under the direction of Rush Funeral Home, Pineville, La. Gaylynn Lynnette Ford Price, 61, entered eternal rest on Thursday, September 25, 2014 at Christus St. Francis Cabrini Hospital, Alexandria, La.

Read more...

Funeral services for Mr. Leroy Bonton, 65, a resident of Bunkie, will be held on Saturday, October 4, 2014 at 11 a.m. with the visitation beginning at 8 a.m. at Owens-Thomas Funeral Home in Ville Platte, with burial in Bayou Rouge Cemetery in Goudeau, Rev. William Randall will conduct the funeral ceremony.