Obituaries

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Cindy Speaks Wilkins

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Ronnie Gene Wiggins

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Juanita Berry Owens

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Doyle Eugene Joiner

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Carter Glenn Jackson

Infant Carter Glenn Jackson passed away at UMBT Health Center in Galveston, Texas, on Tuesday, June 2, 2015. A dove release was done on June 16, 2015, at 11:22 a.m. in Orange, Texas. Survivors include Trully Ann Butler and Jonathan Jackson, formerly of Jena; a sister, Bentley Jackson of Orange, TX; maternal grandparents, Kristina Cohran and Albert L. Smith; and paternal grandparents, Kristy and Curtis Jackson.
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Ruby Earline Cater

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Donna Loper

Donna Loper, 74, of Jena, passed from this life on Tuesday, February 9, 2016 in Alexandria. She was born May 13, 1941 in Alexandria. Donna retired as a mortgage processor and was a member of the First Baptist Church of Jena, and former member of Highland Baptist Church of West Monroe. Services were held at 11 a.m., Saturday, Feb. 13, at Highland Baptist Church in West Monroe with the Revs. Skip Dean and Dominick Di- Carlo officiating. She was preceded in death by her husband, Johny Loper in February of 2011; and a brother, Ronald J. Collins. Survivors include her son, John Loper and wife Martha; daughter, Donna Annette Howland and husband Paul; grandchildren, Mark Waltermire, Austin Loper, Miranda Howland, and Veronica Howland; adopted granddaughter, Margaret Coker and Paul; great grandchildren, Mark and Marissa Waltermire; adopted great-grandchildren, Cheyenne and Cherokee Coker; and a brother, Donald R. Collins.

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Joie Maria Thompson Sevene

Joie Maria Thompson Sevene, 57, of Dodson, and a native of Olla, passed from this life on Thursday, February 11, 2016. She was born Saturday, September 6, 1958 in Olla to the union of her parents, Mack and Carolina Milton Thompson. Memorial services were held at 3 p.m., Saturday, Feb. 13, at Dodson Assembly of God Church in Dodson with the Revs. Gary Robertson and Arthur Robinson officiating. She was preceded in death by her mother, Carolina Milton Thompson; son-in-law, Tony McDow; and mother-in-law, Joetta Sevene Caskey. Survivors include her husband, Paul Sevene of Dodson; daughters, Emily McDavid and husband Lynn, and Liza McDow; father, Mack Thompson; and grandchildren, Serina, Grayce and Hanna McDavid, and Joshua “Willy” and Matthew McDow.  

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Carroll Major Gray

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Glenda Leah Brooks Green

Glenda Leah Brooks Green, 81, of Central, and formerly of Jena, was received into Heaven peacefully on Sunday, February 7, 2016, surrounded by her family and loved ones. She was born on Friday, August 31, 1934 in Rhinehart to the union of her parents, Rev. Kerfoot Graves and Frances Grace Chandler Brooks. Glenda taught at Jena Junior High School from 1980- 2000. She was an active member of Delta Kappa Gamma. During her years of teaching, she touched many lives and loved being a part of so many children’s education. Glenda was a 1952 graduate of Jena High School and Louisiana College in 1956. She was an active member of First Baptist Church of Jena for many years. She married Herschel on August 15, 1958, and the couple blessed the lives of their three children when they adopted them. She leaves a legacy of Christian love and service with all who knew her. Services were held at 2 p.m., Friday, Feb. 12, at the First Baptist Church of Jena with the Revs.

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