|Birth: ||Jan. 8, 1926|
|Death: ||Jan. 7, 2008|
Funeral services for James Manuel Welch, age 81, of Oak Grove, Louisiana will be held at 2PM on Friday, January 11, 2008 at First Baptist Church of Oak Grove.
Reverends Carl Gulde and Milton Pray will officiate.
Burial will follow in the Kilbourne Cemetery in Kilbourne, Louisiana.
Services are under the direction of Cox Funeral Home of Oak Grove.
Mr. Welch died Monday, January 7, 2008 at the West Carroll Memorial Hospital in Oak Grove.
Mr. Welch was a lifelong resident of West Carroll Parish where he was a deacon of First Baptist Church of Oak Grove. He graduated from Kilbourne High School and L.S.U. A veteran of WWII, he served as a staff sergent in the Army in the Pacific Theatre. Mr. Welch taught vocational agriculture at Oak Grove High School for 44 years.
He is preceded in death by his parents, J. D. Welch and Marvie Eugenia White Welch.
He is survived by his wife of sixty years, Marie Harper Welch of Oak Grove; daughter and son-in-law, Andrea and Rusty Bennett of Oak Grove; daughter and son-in-law, Karla and Clay Robertson of Oak Grove; grandson, Micah Harper of Monroe, Louisiana; granddaughter, Claire Robertson of Oak Grove; sister, Blanche Washam of Newellton, Louisiana; sister, Modene Stafford of Bogalusa, Louisiana.
West Carroll Parish
Created by: RLS
Record added: Jan 19, 2008
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