December 2, 1926 – December 29, 2009Charles Lester Eaves 83 of Merryville, LA passed from this life on Tuesday, December 29, 2009 in Lake Charles, LA.
Visitation will be held on Thursday, December 31, 2009 from 5:00pm til 9:00pm at Myers Colonial Funeral Home in DeRidder, Louisiana. FuneralService will be held onFriday, January 1, 2010at 10:00 am at Myers Colonial Funeral Home in DeRidder, LA. Interment will be at Cannon Cemetery – Merryville, LA. Officiating the service will be Rev. Durhl Davis &Rev. Wayne Squyres.Mr. Eaves was a member of the Merryville Masonic Lodge #329 for over 50 years.He was a 32nd degree mason.Mr. Eaves wasScottish Rite and York Rite Shriner and was a member of the Priscilla Chapter of the Order of The Eastern Star.Mr. Eaves worked for Arco Oil & Gas for 39 years.Charles Lester Eaves is survived by;Son:Steve Eaves & wife Judy of Merryville, LA. Daughter:Connie “Sissy” Williamson & husband Rusty of Merryville, LA. Grandchildren:Lisa Smith & husband Wesley of Merryvile, LA, Joseph Williamson of Lake Charles, LA, Leigh Hall & husband Scott of Little Rock, MS, Erin Chesson & husband Dean of Sulphur, LA, Melissa Wilson & husband Eric of Elmer, LA, Adam Generous of Victoria, TX, Stacy Little & husband John of Leesville, LA. 18 Great GrandchildrenMr. Eaves was preceded in death by his wife of 59 years, Ople Eaves, his parents, Alva and Allie Eaves and a granddaughter, Victoria A. Williamson.
Pamela Marie Blackmon.
September 18, 1955- December 26, 2009 Pamela Marie Blackmon 54 of Alexandria, LA passed from this life on Saturday, December 26, 2009 in Alexandria, LA. Visitation will be held on Monday, December 28, 2009 from 4:00 PM til 9:00 PM at Myers-Colonial Funeral Home in DeRidder, LA.Funeral Service will be held on Tuesday, December 29, 2009 at Myers-Colonial Funeral Home in DeRidder, LA. Interment will be at Lewis Cemetery in DeRidder, LA. Officiating the service will be Rev. David Stellwagon.
Pamela Blackmon is surviuved by Step Father: Mike Cebrynski of Alexandria, LA.Son: Sonny Dylan Blackmon of Alexandria, LA. Brothers: Randall Blackmon of Leesville, LA, Greg Blackmon of Alexandria, LA, Shayne Blackmon and wife Patricia of Kailua, HIand Damon Blackmon and wife Velda of Deville, LA.
Sister:Misty Blackmon Kelly of Moss Bluff, LA. Numerous other relatives & friends
John R. Whiddon, Sr.
December9, 1940 - December 20, 2009
John R. Whiddon, Sr. 69 of Merryville, LA passed from this life Sunday, December 20, 2009 in Merryville, LA.
Visitation will be held on Tuesday, December 22, 2009 from 11:00 AM until 10:00 PM, at Macedonia Primitive Baptist Church in Junction Community. Funeral Service will be held on Wednesday, December 23, 2009 at 10:00 AM at Macedonia Primitive Baptist Church in Junction Community. Interment will be at Cannon Cemetery in Merryville, LA. Officiating service will be Elder Gerald Reed.
John R. Whiddon, Sr. is survived by;Wife Lillian Morrow Whiddon of Junction Community, LA. 2 Sons:John R. Whiddon, Jr. and wife Joyce of Junction Community, LA and Roy Whiddon and wife Wanda of Evans, LA.
1 Daughter:Melissa A. Blackmon and husband David of Bivens, LA. 3 Sisters:Lucille Taylor of Center, TX, Lueen Foraker of Broaddus, TX and Annie Ruth Lambright of Alexandria, LA. 3 Grandsons:Chasten Blackmon, Caleb Blackmon, and Carter Blackmon of Bivens, LA.
John R. Whiddon was precededin death by a son, Henry Whiddon.
Kate Loftin 23 of DeRidder, LA passed from this life on Sunday, December 13, 2009 in DeRidder, LA
Visitation will be held on Tuesday, December 15, 2009, 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm, at Myers – Colonial Funeral Home in DeRidder, LA and from 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM, Wednesday, December 16, 2009 at Myers-Colonial Funeral in DeRidder. Funeral Services will be held on Wednesday, December 16, 2009, at 2:00 PM at First Baptist Church of Merryville in Merryville, Louisiana. Interment will be held at Cannon Cemetery – Merryville, LA. Officiating service will be Bro. Wayne Squyres.
Kate is survived by; Parents:Bubba and Sandra Loftin of DeRidder, LA. Brother:Nathan Loftin of DeRidder, LA. Sister:Lori and Jeremy Fountain of DeRidder, LA. Nephew:Aaron Fountain of DeRidder, LA. Grandmother:Marlene Archer of DeRidder, LA
Susan "Na-Na" Edwards
Susan “Na-Na” Edwards, Westlake, Louisiana, 46 years of age came to her sudden peace on Friday, December 11, 2009. Even though her life on earth was short, she will never be forgotten by those
who knew her.
She was a beautiful, loving mother who made every day an exciting adventure for her kids and grandkids. Always creative, this awesome cook, could and would take the smallest things and turn them into something unique and delicious.
She will be greatly missed by those who loved her, especially her two kids; Ricky Edwards and Vickie Edwards and her four grandkids; Cameron and Caleb Dowden, Skyler and Brenton Edwards.
We love you mom, your love will light our way “Na-Na".
Bert Jessie “B.J.” Ross
Bert Jessie "B.J." Ross 84 of DeRidder, LA passed from this life on December 11, 2009 in DeRidder, LA. Visitation was held on Sunday, December 13, 2009 from 1:30 - 3:00 PM Crystal Springs Baptist Church in Anacoco, LA. Funeral services were held on Sunday, December 13, 2009 at 3:00 PM at Crystal Springs Baptist Church in Anacoco, LA. Interment was held at Mitchell Cemetery , Anacoco, LA. Officiating the service will be Rev. Shelton Sigler.
B.J. was a member of the 82nd Airborne in the United States Army.He saw action in Luzon, New Guinea, was there for the liberation of the Phillipines and participated in 2 major battles in South Korea.
B.J. was a member of the Missionary Baptist Church of DeRidder.He loved his God, his family, gardening, raising and selling vegetables.
B.J. is survived by; Wife:Wanda Sue Campbell Ross of DeRidder. Daughters: Deloris Jessie Ross Hall of Sebastian, Florida, Kathy Lee Ross of Seminole, Florida. Step Sons:Bobby Lawson Sipes of Fayetteville, TN,
Sidney Lee Sipes and wife Patty of Newton, TX, John Roger Self and wife Amber of Ballinger, TX & Benjamin Delbert Self of Livingston, TX. Step Daughter:Sheree’ Self Schriver of Sturgis, SD. 1 Grandson:Harrison Hall, 15 Step Grandchildren, 18 Step Great Grandchildren.
Bert Jessie "B.J." Ross was preceded in death by:Parents, Wiley & Florence Ross, Brothers:A.J. Ross, E.J. Ross, M.L. Ross and W.A. Ross and Sisters:Mattie Mae Fairley, Mittie Vee Brock and Genevieve Bailey.
Charles Randy Chrisman
Charles Randy Chrisman 52 a resident of Merryville, Louisiana passed from this life December 4, 2009 in Lake Charles, LA. Funeral Services were held on Tuesday, December 8, 2009 @ 10:00 AM at Lighthouse Tabernacle Pentecostal Church in Sulphur, Louisiana. Graveside Service also held on Wednesday, December 9, 2009 @ 2:00 PM at Anderson FlatCemetery in Pindall, Arkansas. Officiating the services were Bro. Ed Tilley, Bro. Allen Upton & Bishop Paul Upton.
Charles Randy Chrisman is survived by;
Step-Father: Robert Chrisman of Virginia Beach, Virginia. Mother: Patricia Powell of Chesapeake, Virginia. Wife: Beverly Chrisman of Merryville, Louisiana. Sons: John Thomas Chrisman & wife Candice of Sulphur, Louisiana & C. Michael Chrisman of Sulphur, Louisiana. Sisters:Wanda Criner of Branson, Missouri, Leslie Markum & husband Steven of WashingtonD.C., Stacy Swartz & husband Kenneth of Kingsland, Georgia, Kimberly Emig& husband Paul of Virginia Beach, Virginia
Charles Randy Chrisman was preceded in death by brother Patrick Chrisman of Arkansas.
Charles Randy Chrisman was in the oilfield business for over 25 years. Native of Bridge PortConnecticut and lived in Louisiana for the past 31 years. Also served in the U. S.Marines Corps.
Robert Bob Stanley
Robert Stanley 74 passed from this life December 3, 2009. Funeral Services will be held on Saturday, December 5, 2009 at 10 O’clock AM at Myers-Colonial Funeral Home DeRidder, Louisiana. Interment will be held at Woodlawn Cemetery in DeRidder, Louisiana. Officiating the service will be Rev. Lindsey Burns.
Robert Stanley was survived by Wife: Barbara Stanley of DeRidder, LA. Son: Michael Stanley and wife Debbie of Pearcy, AR. Step Son: Scott Andrews of Jasper, TX. Daughters: Wendy McEntire and husband Carl of Skiatook, OK. Julee Freeland and husband David of Leawood, KS. Step Daughter: Ashley Anthony of Tulsa, OK. 2 GrandchildrenParker and Avery Anthony. Brother Dr. John Barnes and wife Shirley of Boise, ID. Special Cousin: Dorothy Horchem and husband Ron of Ransom, KS.
Mr. Stanley was preceded in death by his father, Vernon Stanley; His mother Eunice Stanley and his beloved terrier companion Murphy.