Vivian Elizabeth King Rhodes "Miss Daisy", 84, a resident of Watson, passed peacefully on Friday, Aug. 19, 2016, at her home. Vivian loved working in her yard, going to Bluegrass festivals and listening to Bluegrass music. However, her true joy was spending time with her family. She was a loving lady who cared for so many and will be dearly missed by all who knew her. Visitation was at Live Oak United Methodist Church on Sunday, Aug. 21, until service, officiated by the Rev. Mark Crosby. She is survived by her children, Brenda and Bubbie Cowart; Janice and Clarence "Buggar" Sandefer; and John and Gaynelle Rhodes; grandchildren, Scotty Cowart, Mandy Erwin, Shane and Clint Sandefer, Shanna Ruiz, Desir'ee Shaidaee, and Logan Rhodes; 18 great-grandchildren; a great great-granddaughter; brother, Jimmy King; sister, Lillian Foster; as well as numerous nieces, nephews and other relatives. She was preceded in death by the love of her life, her husband, Milton Joseph Rhodes; loving companion of many years, Jon Lewis Neames Sr.; parents, William and Alma Fugler King; grandson, John Jacady Rhodes; brother, W.M. King; and sister, Willie B. Babin.
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Joey Herron, 3, of Denham Springs, enjoyed cotton candy during The Great Egg Hunt at South Park in Denham Springs on Saturday. The free event was put on by Journey Church and included games, rock climbing, pony rides, food and more. (photo by Crystal LoGiudice | The News)
Two Seventh Ward Elementary students won their age divisions at the Junior Southwest Bassmasters Tournament at Adam’s Landing near Belle River on March 18. Caleb Roblin won the 11-14 age division, and Noah Roblin, 6, won the 7-10 age division. Noah also won the Big Bass Award for reeling in …