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- Published on 05 January 2011
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Graveside services for Ruel Bookman, age 72 of Shreveport, La., were at 1 p.m. Monday, Dec. 27 at Good Hope Cemetery with Bro. Buck Carr officiating.
Mrs. Bookman was born May 10,1938 in Franklin County to R. A. Williams and Audie Rhoades Williams.
She died Dec. 24, 2010. She was preceded in death by her husband, Wayne Bookman, her daughter, Connie Corley, a brother, Grady Williams, and her parents, R. A. and Audie Williams.
She is survived by her son-in-law, John Corley of Shreveport; two grandchildren, Windy Lowery of Shreveport and John Corley, II of Dallas; four great-grandchildren, Christian, Madison, Mason, and Gracie, all of Shreveport; a brother, Robert Williams of Arlington; and a sister, Kathy Shelton of Mount Vernon.
Honorary pallbearers were Bill Rhoades, Jerry Rhoades, Edwin Rhoades, Kenneth Shelton, Joe
Shelton, and Wayne Batchelor.