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Thursday, February 26, 1973 Minden Press-Herald
Mr. Jayce Durwin Sharp
Funeral services for Mr. Jayce Durwin Sharp were held at 2 pm last Thursday in the First Baptist Church with Dr. Donald Prince officiating. Burial was in the Gardens of Memory Cemetery under direction of Pinelands Funeral Home. The graveside service included full Masonic rites.
Mr. Sharp, aged 66, died last week in the Veterans Hospital in Shreveport after a lengthy illness. He was a long time resident of Minden and a retired businessman. He was a member of First Baptist Church and the Masonic lodge and was a Shriner.
Survivors include his widow, Mrs. Maggie Colvin Sharp; one son, Jaye Durwin Sharp, Jr of Las Vegas, Nevada; two daughters, Mrs. Julia S. Farrar of Springhill and Mrs. Ione S. Jester of Shreveport; one sister Mrs. Iva Jane Brooks of Texarkana, Texas and six grandchildren.
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