Shreveport Obituaries

Shreveport Obituaries

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  • 6 hrs ago | via Log Cabin Democrat 

    Freda Mae Andrews

    In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband of 54 years, Harold Andrews; son, Bobby Andrews; sister, Annie Hunnicutt; and brother, Tommy Glenn. Survivors include son, Billy Andrews and wife Ann of Blytheville, Ark.; sister, Joy Harrington of Greenbrier; and brother, Kenneth Glenn and wife Sue of Shreveport, La.


  • 14 hrs ago | via The Times 

    The emotional struggle of surviving breast cancer

    The emotional struggle of surviving breast cancer Breast cancer survivors share their darkest day, and how they overcame it. Check out this story on While it takes an extreme physical toll on the body, it also deals large blows of emotional damage.


  • Saturday Oct 3 | via MSNBC 

    Ulm QB Daniel Fitzwater passes away at age of 20

    Unfortunately, there's some sad and tragic news during what's normally a day of enjoyment across most college campuses. In a press release, Louisiana-Monroe announced that quarterback Daniel Fitzwater passed away abruptly early Saturday morning.


  • Tuesday Sep 29 | via The Times 

    Dorothy Simpkins, civil rights figure

    Dorothy Simpkins, civil rights figure Dorothy Simpkins, Shreveport civil rights advocate, died at home Sunday at age 89 after a lengthy illness. Check out this story on Dorothy Herndon Simpkins, Shreveport civil rights figure of the 1960s and the first wife of fellow local civil rights icon Dr. C.O. Simpkins Sr., died Sunday at her home after a lengthy illness.


  • Thursday Sep 24 | via KPLC-TV Lake Charles 

    Arrest made in suspicious death investigation

    Deputies responded to a welfare concern call in the 1000 block of Barron Road just after 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, where they discovered the woman's body inside the house. Authorities initially told KSLA News 12 Tuesday evening that the woman died from natural causes.


  • Sunday Sep 20 | via The Times 

    Maggie Martin in Komen race for Cure in memory ofa

    Maggie Martin in Komen race for Cure in memory of her mom Maggie Martin Honorary Chairwoman for race for Cure in memory of her mom, Sabra B. Martin Check out this story on "The only pain she caused was when she left us." Sabra B. Martin was the victim of two cruel diseases - one at the beginning of her life, the other at its end.


  • Thursday Sep 17 | via Obits 

    Hattie Lee Green

    Hattie Lee Green, 66 departed this life Tuesday, September 15, 2015 at 2:58 p.m. at Saint Anthony's Health Center of Alton. Hattie was born December 13, 1948 to the union of the late Gilbert and Mary Telford in Water Valley, Mississippi.


  • Monday Sep 14 | via KSLA-TV Shreveport 

    Centenary raises $10M, including $7M foundation gift

    Centenary College says it raised more than $10 million in private gifts in the budget year ended June 30, including $7 million from the estate of late Shreveport real estate agent Newton B. Stoer. The Newton B. Stoer Foundation was created by Stoer, who died in 1978.


  • Sunday Sep 13 | via Altoona Mirror 

    Cynthia Lynn Bohn

    Surviving are her soulmate of 12 years, William Mitchell; her dog, Roscoe; two children: Aubrey Beasom of Altoona and Nicholas Parisi of Shreveport, La.; her parents of Altoona; two sisters: Paula Vincent and husband, John, of Altoona and Debra Barlow and husband, Darrell, of Shreveport, La.; a grandson, Gino Williams; and a host of nieces and nephews. Cindy was employed as a life skills coordinator for Skills Inc., Altoona, for 25 years.


  • Thursday Sep 10 | via KSLA-TV Shreveport 

    Hill Crest Funeral Home to host 9/11 memorial service

    A sunrise memorial service will be held on Friday, September 11. The service is scheduled to start at 7:15 a.m. and guests are encouraged to arrive a few minutes early to enjoy a light breakfast and coffee. In the aftermath of the tragic attacks, Charles Gholson, the General Manager of Hill Crest held a parish-wide contest with high school seniors to compose a written piece stating what September 11 meant to them.


  • Tuesday Sep 8 | via Lockhart Post Register 

    Mike Stephens

    Michael Lynn Stephens was born Jan. 2, 1953 and died Sept. 1, 2015, at his home in Shreveport, La.


  • Sep 3, 2015 | via The Times 

    Assistant U.S. Attorney John Broadwell dies at 57

    Assistant U.S. Attorney John Broadwell dies at 57 Check out this story on Civil Assistant U.S. Attorney John A. Broadwell passed away Wednesday after a long battle with cancer, U.S. Attorney Stephanie A. Finley announced. Broadwell had more than 30 years of experience practicing law, with the majority of those years at the U.S. Attorney's Office; Shreveport Division.


  • Sep 2, 2015 | via Orange Leader 

    Tara Lesley Dunham Brown Tate

    Funeral services for Tara Lesley Dunham Brown Tate will be held Saturday, September 5, 2015, 10:00 AM at Centuries Memorial Funeral Home, Shreveport, LA. Officiating will be Rev.


  • Sep 1, 2015 | via The Times 

    Physician responds to parents after child's death

    Physician responds to parents after child's death Physician responds to parents after Shreveport child dies due to Streptococcus Pneumoniae. Check out this story on The recent death of an eight-year-old boy due to a sudden illness has some Shreveport parents concerned about the health and safety of their own children.


  • Aug 31, 2015 | via KSLA-TV Shreveport 

    Funeral services set for student who died of rare ba...

    Family and friends are mourning the loss of an ArkLaTex student who passed away over the weekend after battling a rare bacterial infection. Doctors say a common germ, related to the germ that causes strep throat, manifested itself in Frederick Carmody's blood stream.


  • Aug 27, 2015 | via Daily Mountain Eagle 

    Erskin Patton

    The family will receive friends on Sunday, Aug. 30, 2015 at 2 p.m. at Collins-Burke Funeral Home. Funeral services will be Sunday, Aug. 30, 2015, at 3:30 p.m. in the Collins-Burke Chapel, with burial at Oak Hill Cemetery.