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Obituaries from the August 20 paper.

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Wilma Lee Grant, 78, was born on April 13, 1936, in Port Allen, La., to the late Scott Grant Sr. and Josephine Button Grant. She was affectionately called “Tunie” by friends and family. Wilma was called to rest on Friday, Aug. 8, 2014.

Survivors include three daughters, Gwendolyn Pullard of Lake Charles, Sandra Henderson of Desoto, Texas, and Margaret Boone of Houston, Texas; nine grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; one sister, Thelma Lee Johnson of Port Allen; and one brother, Scott Grant Jr. of DeQuincy.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Robert Hollins; parents, Scott Sr. and Josephine Button Grant; son, Robert Jerome Hollins; and nine siblings.

The funeral was held Saturday, Aug. 16, at Evergreen Missionary Baptist Church in DeQuincy. Pastor James Harris Jr. officiated. Burial followed at Community Cemetery in DeQuincy.

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