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Herschel H. Bishop
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Birth: Feb. 8, 1919
Rapides Parish
Louisiana, USA
Death: Oct. 25, 1976
Ascension Parish
Louisiana, USA

State Times-Advocate, Baton Rouge, Louisiana
October 26, 1976

Herschel H. Bishop
Died at 7:35 p.m., Monday, Oct. 25, 1976, at the East Ascension General Hospital. He was 57, a resident of Gonzalez and a native of Alexandria. He was a machinist for Gonzalez Manufacturing and a veteran of World War II, U. S. Army Air Corps. Body at Welsh Funeral Home in Gonzalez. Visiting from 5:30 p.m. Tuesday to noon Wednesday. Body will lie in state from 1 to 3 p.m. Wednesday at the Galvez Baptist Church in Galvez. Religious services at the Galvez Baptist Church at 3 p.m. Wednesday conducted by Rev. J. F. Hartner. Interment in the church cemetery. Survived by his wife, Mrs. Carol Rushing Bishop of Gonzalez; one daughter, Mrs. Raymond (Jeannine) Land of Athens, Tex.; two sons, Larry Bishop of Pineville and David Bishop of Hamburg, La.; two stepsons, Gene and Britt Stevens of Gonzalez; one brother, Robert Bishop of Alexandria and five grandchildren. Pallbearers will be Richard Clousing, Bobby Joe Rushing, Dempsey Edmonston, Gene Gilchrist, Charles Hollingsworth, Harold Stevens. He was a member of the Galvez Baptist Church.

Galvez Baptist Church Cemetery
Ascension Parish
Louisiana, USA
Created by: Wendy White
Record added: Jun 30, 2013
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