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Obituaries

Obits published Wednesday, January 18, 2017

Shirley Ann Andrepont, 70, Hixson Funeral Home of Lake Charles. Richard George “Ricky” Arnold, 81, Johnson and Robison Funeral Home. Dylan Joseph Babineaux, 23, King's Funeral Home. Gracie M. Bell, 66, Fondel Memorial Chapel. Gerald Anthony Bordelon, 69, Myers-Colonial Funeral Home. Char ...

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