Julia Rossett

Julia Faye Phillips Rossett, 96, of Ragley died on Sunday, Mar. 17, 2024 in a DeRidder nursing home.

She was born in McAllister, Okla and resided in Shreveport before moving to Ragley where she spent most of her life. She was a lifelong member of First Baptist Church of Gillis where she taught Sunday school for many years. Mrs. Rossett also belonged to the Eastern Star of Shriner’s.

Survivors are a daughter, Jeanne Darbonne of Ragley; brother, Donnie Phillips of Arkansas; three grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband, M. L. Rossett; parents, Beaulah and L.C. Phillips; daughter, Raynell Rossett; son, Rex Rossett; two siblings; grandson, Bryan Honshul; and great granddaughter, Ashlea Richard.

A funeral service was held Saturday, Mar. 23, at the First Baptist Church of Gillis. Rev. Glen George officiated. The burial was in Squyres-Risinger Memorial Park under the direction of Johnson Funeral Home.