|Birth: ||Oct. 8, 1873|
|Death: ||Jan. 1, 1956|
Robert W. Buce, 82, former mayor of Winnfield, died in a Bastrop hospital, Jan. 1, 1956 after a long illness. Funeral services were conducted at the First Baptist Church, Winnfield, Tuesday, Jan. 3, at 11 a.m. with burial following in the Winnfield Cemetery under direction of Southern Funeral Home.
Acting as pallbearers were Eli Harrell, Leo Sowers, Harper Terrill, D. L. Hoffman, William Kirkpatrick, and S. G. Jackson.
Mr. Buce spent most of his lifetime in Winnfield where he was mayor for three terms. He was active in civic and church affairs and was a deacon in the First Baptist Church. For [?] years he was connected with a life insurance
Surviving are three daughters, Mrs. Sterling Holmes of Jackson, Miss., Mrs. J. D. [illegible] of Shreveport, and Mrs. Bowden Folse of Bastrop. He also leaves 9 grandchildren and 10 great grandchildren.
Published in The Winn Parish Enterprise News-American, January 5, 1956
John Jefferson Buce (1838 - 1912)
Cynthia Ann Harris Buce (1845 - 1931)
Emma Eleanor Jones Buce (1877 - 1947)
Evelyn Buce Folse (1909 - 2000)*
Ned Buce (1864 - 1890)*
Anna Buce Preaus (1866 - 1933)*
Robert Wesley Buce (1873 - 1956)
Maintained by: Paul Folse
Originally Created by: Ron Manley
Record added: May 25, 2009
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Robert Wesley Buce was my grandfather. If anyone needs information about him, please contact me by email.|
Added: Mar. 17, 2010