Obituaries – April 12, 2008

Vivian Foster Doak Hinson

Services for Mrs. Hinson will be 11 a.m. Monday, April 14 at Partlow Funeral Chapel with Dr. John Cheetham officiating. Interment will be in Cedar Grove Cemetery. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service Monday at the funeral home.

Mrs. Foster, 86, of Lebanon, died Friday, April 11, 2008 at Lebanon Health and Rehab Center. She was an interior designer and a Presbyterian.

She was preceded in death by parents, Ervin and Pauline Doak; and husband, William Henry Hinson. Survivors include: daughter, Helen (Ed) Albright of Atlanta, Ga.; brothers, John (Virginia) Doak of Birmingham, Ala. and Charles (Donette) Doak of Lebanon; grandchildren, Oliver "Dale" Mayhew (Kristen) Cook IV, and Weston and Caroline Cook.

Pallbearers will be family members. Honorary pallbearers will be the staff of Lebanon Health and Rehab.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Lebanon Health and Rehab Center.

James Victor Miller

Mr. Miller, of Lebanon, died Friday, April 11, 2008 at Baptist Hospital. Funeral arrangements are incomplete.

Ligon & Bobo Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Rev. Gene N. Rutledge

Services for Mr. Rutledge will be 2 p.m. Saturday, April 12 at Hunter Funeral Home with the Rev. Rick Bowden officiating. Interment with military honors will be in Hearn Hill Cemetery. Visitation will be noon until the service Saturday at the funeral home.

Rev. Rutledge, 71, of Lake Charles, La., died Tuesday, April 8, 2008. He served as Minister of Music, Youth and Education for over 30 years at Southern Baptist Churches in Tennessee, Ohio, Louisiana and Kentucky. He was a graduate of West End High School and Belmont College. He served in the Air Force.

He was preceded in death by parents, C.A. and Annie Lee Hearn Rutledge; and daughter, Iris Kay Call. Survivors include: wife, Gretel Hoeltig Rutledge of Lake Charles; son, Kenneth Alan Rutledge of Louisville, Ky.; daughters, Myra Lee Palmer of Pensacola, Fla., Janet Evelyn West of Lake Charles and Sandra Gaye Purdy of Louisville; sister, Donna Marie Chambers of Lubbock, Texas; and nine grandchildren.

The family requests memorials be made to Gideon International, P.O. Box 5942, Lake Charles, La., 70606.


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