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 Laura E. <I>Morrow</I> Forrest

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Laura E. Morrow Forrest

  • Birth 30 Nov 1897 Louisiana, USA
  • Death 2 Dec 1976 Shreveport, Caddo Parish, Louisiana, USA
  • Burial Winnfield, Winn Parish, Louisiana, USA
  • Memorial ID 54015318

Mrs. D. A. (Laura M.) Forrest, 79, of Winnfield died Thursday, December 2, 1976, in a Shreveport hospital. She was a former resident of Alexandria and had lived here since 1934.

Mrs. Forrest was a member of the First United Methodist Church and was co-owner of H and F Shoppe for many years.

She was a charter member of the Orphanage Circle and of the Women's Christian Society and was a member of the Order of Eastern Star, Palestine Chapter No. 55.

Survivors include one son, Newton Forrest of Winnfield; one daughter, Mrs. Pauline "Polly" Harris of Winnfield; three sisters, Mrs. Crawford Johnson of Hineston, Mrs. Clarence Johnson of Grant, and Mrs. Allie Roberts of Derby, Kansas.

Services were held at 3 p.m. Saturday in the First United Methodist Church with Revs. Eskel Tatum and Robert Gage officiating. Burial was in the Winnfield Cemetery under direction of Southern Funeral Home.

Pallbearers were Roland Rogers, G. E. Brewton, Denton Shell, Jack Gaar, J. W. Wroten, and Jim Russell, Jr.

Published in The Winn Parish Enterprise News American, December 8, 1976

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  • Created by: Ron Manley
  • Added: 22 Jun 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 54015318
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Laura E. Morrow Forrest (30 Nov 1897–2 Dec 1976), Find A Grave Memorial no. 54015318, citing Winnfield Cemetery, Winnfield, Winn Parish, Louisiana, USA ; Maintained by Ron Manley (contributor 46788603) .