Obits published Sunday, Dec. 29

Adam Abshire, 78, Reed Funeral Home of Kinder.

Paul Boudreaux, 74, Combre Funeral Home.

Martha Lou O’Quinn Burnworth, 76, Johnson and Robison Funeral Home.

Frances G. Daigle, 88, Johnson & Brown Funeral Home.

Angeline Blazquez DeLuca, 89, Johnson Funeral Home.

Kenneth W. Deshotel, 65, Matthews & Son Funeral Home of Jennings.

Joseph Esly “Sip” Duhon, 92, Hixson Funeral Home of Lake Charles.

Nelda Marie Duncan, 50, Johnson and Robison Funeral Home.

Loyce Hofstetter, 88, Johnson Funeral Home.

Patrick Charles Lancaster, 21, Johnson Funeral Home.

Barbara Ann Leithead, 75, Johnson Funeral Home.

Robert Maye, 70, James Funeral Home.

Mertie Mae Tate Miller, 84, Hixson Funeral Home Westlake.

Vernon C. Montgomery, 70, Forest Ridge Funeral Home of Hurst, Texas.

Nancy Louise Parker, 67, Myers Colonial Funeral Home of DeRidder.

Dewitt Arnold Perry, 79, Johnson Funeral Home.

Mary Elizabeth Copenhaver Porter, 84, Stumpff Funeral Home of Bartlesville, Okla.

Aretta Jennings Rathmell, 75, Bisch Funeral Home West of Springfield, Ill.

Mertie Lea Walding St. Pierre, 88, Johnson and Robison Funeral Home.

Allen “Tee Put” Soileau Jr., 60, Ardoin Funeral Home of Elton.

Leroy Euric Soileau, 74, Ardoin Funeral Home of Elton.

Nanette Jane Speer, 70, Johnson & Brown Funeral Home.

Yvonne Sumrall, 77, Labby Memorial Funeral Home of Leesville.

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