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Obituaries: March 14, 2018

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Obituaries from the March 14 paper.

Wanda Gene Reinholt, 57, of Sulphur, passed away on Tuesday, March 6, 2018 at West Calcasieu Cameron Hospital. She was born on Feb. 2, 1961 in Sulphur.

She enjoyed crocheting, crafts, crossword puzzles, and loved fishing and crabbing. Wanda was a huge fan of John Wayne and French Music, and always enjoyed dancing to it. Most of all, she enjoyed spending time with her family, whom she loved very much.

She is survived by one daughter, Jessica Reinholt of Youngsville; one son, Steven Reinholt of Sulphur; one brother, Henry Marshall and wife Shelley of Sulphur; two sisters, Debra Vincent and husband Mike of Orange, Texas, Peggy Marshall of Sulphur; two grandchildren, Alena Reinholt and Benjamin Reinholt; along with numerous nieces and nephews.

Wanda was preceded in death by her parents, Orlando and Lena Marshall.

Services were held at Hixson-Snider Funeral on Friday, Mar. 9, at 3 p.m. Visitation was held at Hixson-Snider Funeral Home on Friday, Mar. 9, from 9 a.m. until the time of the service. Rev. Lonnie Gothrup officiated. Burial followed at Big Woods Cemetery in Edgerly.

Services were entrusted to Hixson-Snider Funeral Home, 205 E. Harrison St., DeQuincy.

Words of comfort may be shared with the family at www.hixsonfuneralhomes.com

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Anthony Arthur “Tony” Irwin, 60, of DeQuincy, passed away on Thursday, Mar. 8, 2018 at West Calcasieu Cameron Hospital. He was born on June 12, 1957 in Chattanooga, Tenn. to his late parents, William “Arthur” and Maggie Irwin.

Tony retired from Turner Industries where he was a Rigger. He also served as a volunteer fireman for many years. He enjoyed fishing and hunting with his sons and loved spending time with his grandbabies.

Tony is survived by his loving wife of 32 years, Kelly Irwin; two sons, Anthony “Andy” Irwin and fiancée Chelsea Fontenot of DeQuincy, John Michael Irwin and fiancée Amanda Bolton of DeQuincy; three granddaughters, Allison Bolton, Raelin Bolton, and Addlyn Bolton.

He was preceded in death by his parents; along with his brother, Dennis Irwin.

Services were held at Hixson-Snider Funeral Home on Sunday, Mar. 11, at 2 p.m. with Bro. Paul Nugent and Bro. Eddie Ray “Dusty” Hossier officiating. Visitation was held at Hixson-Snider Funeral Home on Saturday, Mar. 10, from 5-9 p.m. Visitation resumed at the funeral home on Sunday from 12 p.m. until the time of the service. Burial followed at Masonic Cemetery in DeQuincy.

Services were entrusted to Hixson-Snider Funeral Home, 205 E. Harrison St., DeQuincy.

Words of comfort may be shared with the family at www.hixsonfuneralhomes.com

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Glen Parker, 87, a resident of Sulphur, was born on May 10, 1930, in Gary, Ind., and passed away on Friday, Mar. 9, 2018, in Sulphur.

He is survived by his children, Linda Fitzpatrick, of Richmond, Ind., Larry Parker, of Richmond, Ind., Glen Parker, Jr., and wife, Phyllis, of DeQuincy, Maria Parker of Cameron, Elijah Parker and wife, Martha, of Sulphur, Cathy Crouse of Roganville, Texas; 13 grandchildren; 21 great-grandchildren; and 14 great-great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Nettie Louise Parker; daughter, Nelda Duncan; parents, Burt and Nellie Parker; and three sisters.

Family received friends from 4 to 7 p.m. Sunday, Mar. 11, at Riley Smith Funeral Home in DeQuincy. Funeral service was held at 11 a.m. on Monday, Mar. 12, at the funeral home with Pastor Bruce Austin officiating. Interment followed at Hyatt Cemetery in Fields.

Arrangements were handled by Riley Smith Funeral Home, 1810 W. Fourth St., DeQuincy.

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Rebecca Ann Domingue Dartez, 63, of Sulphur, died Tuesday, Mar. 6, 2018, in a local hospital.

Mrs. Dartez was born in Lake Charles where she attended S. J. Welch School. She lived in the Lake Charles/Moss Bluff area all of her life until moving to Sulphur six years ago. She was a raised in the Catholic faith and was a past member of Our Lady Queen of Heaven Catholic Church.

She is survived by her husband, Roger Dartez of Sulphur; son, Jefferson Oberle of Baton Rouge; father, Hobert Domingue and wife Kathleen of Westlake; siblings, Kent Domingue of Lake Charles, Carl Domingue of Moss Bluff, Jenny Stahl of Sulphur, Melissa LaRocca of Sulphur, Todd Domingue of Moss Bluff, and Heather Guimbellot of Longville; half-brother, Kevin Campbell of Kansas City, Kan.

She was preceded in death by her mother, Ella Mae “Poochie” Daigle Bertrand; and in-laws, Leford and Georgia Dartez.

Her funeral service was held Friday, March 9, 2018, at the Johnson Funeral Home Chapel. Monsignor Charles Dubois officiated. Burial followed in Lacassine Cemetery.

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Raymond Wayne “Lil Wayne” Ravia, 42, died Monday, Mar. 5, 2018.

He was a native of Cobb County, Ga., and had been a resident of Sulphur for the last 10 years, moving from Breman, Ga.

Survivors include his mother, Brenda Resko Williams and husband Johnny of Starks; children, Brooklyn Ravia of LaFayette, Ga., Joey W. Ravia of Sulphur, and Lacey Ravia of Buckcannon, Ga.; siblings, Theresa Holts of Temple, Ga., Joey J. Ravia of Starks, Sondra Miller of Sulphur, and Eddie Williams of Starks; and one granddaughter.

He was preceded in death by his father, Michael Wayne Ravia.

His funeral was held Friday, Mar. 9, in Hixson-Sulphur Memorial Funeral Home. Stanley Holts officiated. Burial was in Farquhar Cemetery in Sulphur.

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Jordan Tyler Adams, of Stinnett, Texas, died Sunday, Feb. 25, 2018.

He was a native of Starks. He was a maintenance employee for the City of Stinnett.

Survivors include his wife, Chrissy; a son, Rylan Kruz Adams of Orange, Texas; two stepdaughters, Haven and Aynslee Reed of Stinnett; three sisters, Stefanie Keenan of Vinton, Ashley Arredondo of Port Neches, Texas, and Christina Janot of Beaumont, Texas; and grandmother, Mildred Glidewell of Starks.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Lloyd R. Adams and Kimberly Ann Glidewell Sims; maternal grandfather; and paternal grandparents.

Funeral service was held Friday, Mar. 2, at Brown’s Chapel of the Fountains in Borger, Texas. A memorial service was held on Saturday, Mar. 10, at First Pentecostal Church in Starks.

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Benjamin Wayne Richey of Bryan, Texas, passed away Friday, Mar. 2, 2018. He was born Mar. 14, 1981 in Austin, Texas.

He spent many years with his grandparents, Glynn and Billing Richey of Ragley. He graduated from South Vermillion High School in Clinton, Ind., in 1997.

Ben was an electrician for J&L Electric in Texas.

Survivors include his sister Tammera Richey of Bryan, Texas; his grandparents, Glynn and Billing Richey of Ragley; and many aunts, uncles, and cousins in the DeQuincy area.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Wesley Richey of Bryan, Texas and Angie Richey of Fulton, Mo.

A memoral service will be held Saturday, Mar. 17, at 2 p.m., at Faith Baptist Church, Hwy. 12, Ragley.

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