|Birth: ||Oct. 24, 1931|
|Death: ||Feb. 24, 2002|
WINNFIELD - Services for Loran "Mac" McFarland will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday in the chapel of Southern, Winnfield, with the Revs. Deloy Shows and Wallace Ingles officiating. A military graveside service will follow in the Zion Hill Cemetery, Tannehill.
McFarland, 70, of Joyce died Sunday, Feb. 24, 2002, in Rapides Regional Medical Center, Alexandria.
He was a Winnfield native and a retired veteran of the U.S. Air Force. He was also retired from retail automotive parts sales. He was a member of Zion Hill Baptist Church.
He was preceded in death by his parents, William and Rosa McFarland; five brothers and two sisters.
Survivors include his wife, Emma McFarland of Joyce; four daughters, Rosanne Purser of Winnsboro, Laurene McFarland of Pineville, Lisa Kinney of Bossier City and Barbie Cannon of Shreveport; stepmother, Ester McFarland Grice of Winnfield; five brothers, Bobby McFarland of Longview, Wash., Lester Wheeler of Ft. Worth, Texas, Charles McFarland and Buddy McFarland, both of Winnfield and Pete McFarland of Bentley; four sisters, Cleo Cavanaugh of Tallulah, Nancy Gordon of Shreveport, Myra Johnson of Chatham and Thelma Alderson of Bossier City; and 13 grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.
Pallbearers will be Bubba Shuler, Loran Shuler, John Rouse, Christopher Bordelon, Jack McFarland and Lee Gorham.
Friends may call from 4:30-10 p.m. today and from 8 a.m. until time of services Wednesday in the funeral home.
Published in The Alexandria Daily Town Talk, February 26, 2002
William Loran McFarland (1898 - 1968)
Rosie Coonce McFarland (1900 - 1934)
Zion Hill Cemetery
Created by: Ron Manley
Record added: Apr 03, 2009
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