Obituaries for Monday, December 10, 2007
Ernest Everette ‘Pete’ Flowers
Services for Ernest Everette “Pete” Flowers are 11 a.m. Tuesday,Dec.11, at Moak Creek Baptist Church in Summit. Burial with fullmilitary honors will be held in the church cemetery.
Visitation will be Tuesday from 9 a.m. until the time ofservice.
Mr. Flowers died Dec. 8, 2007, at Camellia Estates in McComb. Hewas born to Larry Clinton Flowers and Claudia Mae TrevillionFlowers on Dec. 20, 1925, in Wilkinson.
Mr. Flowers was a May 1944 graduate of Beech Stand High Schooland entered basic training at Camp Shelby in June for World War II.He served in the U.S. Army Infantry, Third Division, during WorldWar II, and was awarded the Purple Heart, the EAMETO Medal, GoodConduct Medal and World War II Victory Medal. He was discharged inMay of 1946. He went on to graduate from Delgado College with awelding specialty. He met Nora Geraldine “Gerry” McGuffee andmarried in 1955. His only child, “Sonny,” was also a special giftfor him. Pete lived in Algiers and worked for Todd Ship Yard for 40years. He was a member of Calvary Baptist Church in Algiers.
He was preceded in death by his parents; a brother, LarryClinton Flowers Jr.; one sister Adris Flowers Morris D’Aquila.
He is survived by his wife; his son; sisters, Mary F. Carter andRuth F. Welsh, of Woodville; and Vivian Mae Brinson, of Kissimmee,Fla.; brother-in laws, Milton F. D’Aquila, of Woodville, and EdBrinson; nephews, Larry Clinton Flowers III, William Vandy MorrisIII and Haynes Edward Brinson; nieces, Claudia Carter Reed, ConnieCarter Waters and special niece and caregiver Kay D’Aquila Smith,who shared his birthday.
Services for Glenn Kennedy, of Reeves, La., are 11 a.m. Tuesday,Dec. 12, at Ardoin Funeral Home in Kinder, La., with burial inPerkins Memorial Cemetery. Bro. Glenn Ducharme will officiateservices.
Visitation is Monday from 4 until 10 p.m. and will continueTuesday from 8 a.m. until time of service at the funeral home.
Mr. Kennedy died Dec. 8, 2007, in Kinder.
He was a 16-year veteran of the Allen Parish Sheriff’sDepartment.
Preceding him in death was his daughter, Amber Kennedy; and hisfather, George Kennedy.
He is survived by his wife, Peggy Kennedy; his mother, SarahKennedy, of Bogue Chitto; a son, Anthony Kennedy, of Reeves; adaughter, Alana Kennedy, of Brookhaven; one brother, Steve Kennedyand his wife, Dawn, of McComb; two sisters, Sarah Lynn Rushing andher husband, Decator, of Brookhaven, and Julia Ann Richardson andher husband, Johnny, of Bogue Chitto; three grandchildren, Hayley,Hayden and Kaylee; as well as numerous nieces and nephews.
Words of comfort may be left for the family atwww.ardoinfuneralhome.com.
Duane Allen Lunski
Services for Duane Allen Lunski, of Crystal Springs, is 2 p.m.Monday, Dec. 10, at Highland Baptist Church in Crystal Springs,with burial at Popular Springs.
Mr. Lunski, 57, died Dec. 7, 2007, at St. Dominic-JacksonMemorial Hospital. He was born Aug. 5, 1950, to Frank Lunski andJean Clingman.
He was retired from Kuhlman Electric where he had worked for 30years. He was a member of Highland Baptist Church.
Preceding him in death were his parents.
Survivors are his wife, Wanda Lunski, of Crystal Springs; hissons, Kenneth Duane, of Crystal Springs; his brothers, Gary Lunski,of Oklahoma, Rodger Lunski and Danny Fielder, both of CrystalSprings; his sisters, Rita Jones, of Oklahoma, and Vicki Alldread,of Georgia; and his stepfather, Daniel Fielder.