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Robert Wesley Buce
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Birth: Oct. 8, 1873
Louisiana, USA
Death: Jan. 1, 1956
Bastrop
Morehouse Parish
Louisiana, USA

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
company.

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 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  John Jefferson Buce (1838 - 1912)
  Cynthia Ann Harris Buce (1845 - 1931)
 
 Spouse:
  Emma Eleanor Jones Buce (1877 - 1947)
 
 Children:
  Evelyn Buce Folse (1909 - 2000)*
 
 Siblings:
  Ned Buce (1864 - 1890)*
  Anna Buce Preaus (1866 - 1933)*
  Robert Wesley Buce (1873 - 1956)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Winnfield Cemetery
Winnfield
Winn Parish
Louisiana, USA
 
Maintained by: Paul Folse
Originally Created by: Ron Manley
Record added: May 25, 2009
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Robert Wesley Buce
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Robert Wesley Buce
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- sniksnak
 Added: Nov. 10, 2012
Robert Wesley Buce was my grandfather. If anyone needs information about him, please contact me by email.
- Paul Folse
 Added: Mar. 17, 2010
 
 
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