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Madison Parish, LA

Obituaries
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This page was last updated June 26, 2016 and the file now contains 4,073 obituaries

    We are looking for people to donate transcriptions of obituaries, cemeteries, deeds, censuses, Bible records, etc. We are particularly interested in obtaining pre-2001 obituaries. If you have a Madison Parish file you'd like to donate to help other genealogists and the Madison Parish USGenWeb Obituary Project, please send it to Dick Sevier at dicksevier@gmail.com

 

NOTE: These are obituaries of Madison Parish residents or former residents whether they were buried in Madison Parish or not.

 

NOTE ALSO: In February 2012 the owner of the Madison Journal, Emmerich Publishing of Jackson, MS, gave permission to scan old bound-volume issues with a hand-scanner. This is an ongoing project and has produced hundreds of new obituaries. Unfortunately, starting in the early 1970’s, almost all of the obituaries were located on the lower left half of page three. This put them in the tightly bound area and effectively made the left inch or two of each obituary unreadable. Therefore missing words or letters that could not be assumed or clearly deciphered were replaced with x’s (Xxxxxx.) Most of these involved names of people or towns.

 

Surnames A – F

Surnames G – L

Surnames M – R

Surnames S – Z

Obituaries Added in June
William Hoten "Buck" Curry June 5, 2016
Freddy "Fred" Gene Ezell June 8, 2016
John Crenshaw Halbach December 6, 1960
Irma Jean Newell June 24, 2016
Julius Robinson, Jr. June 6, 2016
Leila Wells June 17, 2016

 

Obituaries Added in May

Gertrude Harrison Barber May 23, 2016
William Calvin Wicker, Jr. April 30, 2016
Peggy Lynn Wise May 24, 2016

 

Obituaries Added in April

Mary Lucy Brown March 31, 2016
Susan Ann “Sue” Quimby April 2016
Dr. Pearlie Beatrice Dexter Singleton March 21, 2016
Frances Carter Watzke April 10, 2016
William Abbott “Bill” Windham April 26, 2016

Richard P. Sevier (dicksevier@gmail.com)

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