Natchitoches & Area Obituaries

Mr. Jammie Brown, Sr.

( November 21, 1956 - August 16, 2016 )

Celebration of life and legacy services of Mr. Brown will be held at the Winnfield Memorial Funeral Home Chapel, 318 North Street, Natchitoches, LA 71457, 2:00 p. m., Saturday, August 27, 2016. Burial with Military Honors for Staff Sgt. Brown will follow in Shady Grove Community Cemetery. The remains will lie in state at the funeral home from High Noon to service time.

Ms. Barbara Guy Eady

( July 18, 1947 - August 25, 2016 )

Memorial Service after immediate cremation will take place at the North Star Baptist Church, Powhatan, LA Wednesday, August 31, 2016, 1:00 p. m. with Bishop William Roberson officiating.

Eli "E.J." Stephens, Jr.

( September 23, 1928 - August 24, 2016 )

Funeral services for Eli John Stephens, Jr. will be held at 10:00 am on Saturday, August 27, 2016 at Blanchard - St. Denis Funeral Home in Natchitoches, LA with Rev. Clyde Miley officiating. Interment will follow at Oak Grove Methodist Cemetery in Natchitoches, LA. 71457, LA. The family will receive friends from 5:00 pm until 8:00 pm on August 26, 2016 at Blanchard - St. Denis Funeral Home in Natchitoches, LA. “E.J.” Stephens, Jr., 88 years of age, passed away August 24, 2016. He was born July 23, 1928 in Natchitoches, LA. He is survived by his wife of 65 years, Lynelle Reed Stephens of Natchitoches, LA; his sons, Stanley Keith Stephens and wife Cindy of Houston, TX, John Alan Stephens and wife Donna of Georgetown, TX, and Craig Duane Stephens and wife Sharon of Natchitoches, LA; his daughter, Cynthia Lynn Moreland and husband Roger of Hot Springs, AR; his seven grandchildren, Katie, Justin, Wayne, Matt, Micha, Sarah, and Joseph; six great grandchildren; and one sister, Ruby Allen of Marthaville, LA. He was preceded in death by his parents, Eli John Stephens, Sr and Clara Cox Stephens; his daughter, Brenda Jones; his son, Terry Glenn Stephens; his grandson, Garrett Jones; three sisters, Pearly Gray, Birtye Gray, Marzette Foster; and two brothers, Wesley Stephens and Elijah Stephens.