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  • Suburbs of Shreveport: Arkansas Louisiana Gas, Arkla Gas, Barksdale AFB, Blanchard, Caspiana, Cedar Grove, Centenary, CNB, Commercial National Bank, Dixie, Dowus, Fairgrounds, Flournoy, Forbing, Industrial, La Chute, Madison Park, Premier Bank, Risinger Woods, Sentell, Shreve Island, Southern Hills, Southfield, Spring Lake, Summer Grove, Sunset Acres, Swepco, Water Department, Youree.
  • Shreveport is also known as: Caddo Parish / Shreveport city.
  • Their current mayor is Mayor Ollie Tyler, who took office November 10th, 2017.
  • Zip codes in the city: 71101, 71102, 71103, 71104, 71105, 71106, 71107, 71108, 71109, 71110, 71115, 71118, 71119, 71120, 71129, 71130, 71133, 71134, 71135, 71136, 71137, 71138, 71148, 71149, 71150, 71151, 71152, 71153, 71154, 71156, 71161, 71162, 71163, 71164, 71165, 71166.
  • Caddo County funeral flowers can be purchased from one of the local funeral shops we partner with.

Facts

  • Shreveport has been featured in films like: Year One (2009), Tekken (2009), Leaves of Grass (2009), and Wonderful World (2008).
  • Some of the notable people born here have been: Will Clarke (writer), John Stephens (american football player), Stan Humphries (american football player), Pat Tilley (american football player), Jon Alston (american football player), David Woodley (american football player), and Troy Edwards (american football player).

Shreveport (US dict: ˈshrēv-ˌpȯrt, ipa: /ˈʃriːvpɔrt/) is the third largest city in the state of Louisiana and the 113th-largest city in the United States. It is the seat of Caddo Parish and extends along the Red River (most notably at Wright Island, the Charles and Marie Hamel Memorial Park, and Bagley Island) into neighboring Bossier Parish. Bossier City is separated from Shreveport by the Red River. The population of Shreveport was 199,311 in 2010, and the Shreveport-Bossier City Metropolitan Area population exceeds 441,000. The Shreveport-Bossier City Metropolitan Statistical Area ranks 111th in the United States, according to the United States Census Bureau.Shreveport was founded in 1836 by the Shreve Town Company, a corporation established to develop a town at the juncture of the newly navigable Red River and the Texas Trail, an overland route into the newly independent Republic of Texas and, prior to that time, into Mexico.Shreveport is the commercial and cultural center of the Ark-La-Tex region, where Arkansas, Louisiana, and Texas meet.

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Shreveport is aptly known as a cultural center for the Ark-La-Tex area. It is the 3rd largest film industry, and is nicknamed "Hollywood South." It is home to a number of museums, performing arts groups, as well as an opera house, and ballet company. It holds a number of annual festivals including a Cinco De Mayo Festival, Mardi Gras, Red River Revel, and Mudbug Madness.

The official website for the city of Shreveport is http://www.shreveportla.gov.

There are currently 25 funeral home listings for the city of Shreveport, Louisiana. Looking for Shreveport cemeteries?

Shreveport Obituaries

It was revealed by Mt Shasta Herald on November 8th, 2017 that Exie Marie Wilson (Adams) passed on in Redding, California.  Ms. Wilson was 86 years old and was born in Shreveport, LA.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Exie Marie's life.

It was revealed on October 27th, 2017 that Cynthia Louise "Penny" Lenford (Wallace) perished in Shreveport, Louisiana.  Ms. Lenford was 59 years old and was born in Marshall, TX.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Cynthia Louise "Penny"'s life.

It was written on October 26th, 2017 that Gary Francis Toland died in Shreveport, Louisiana.  Toland was 71 years old and was born in Nashville, AR.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Gary Francis's life.

It was disclosed on October 24th, 2017 that Larry Martin Middlebrooks died in Stephens, Arkansas.  Middlebrooks was 75 years old and was born in Shreveport, LA.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Larry Martin's life.

It was written by Sarasota Herald-Tribune on October 20th, 2017 that Alice Penington (Shaw) died in Sarasota, Florida.  Ms. Penington was 92 years old and was born in Shreveport, LA.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Alice's life.

It was noted on October 20th, 2017 that Luretta Pearl Hicks Bryant passed on in Shreveport, Louisiana.  Bryant was 75 years old.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Luretta Pearl Hicks's life.

It was revealed on October 18th, 2017 that Margaret Gunness (Brown) passed on in Concord, Massachusetts.  Ms. Gunness was 80 years old and was born in Shreveport, LA.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Margaret's life.

It was revealed by Sarasota Herald-Tribune on October 11th, 2017 that Nan Castle (Hunter) passed on in Sarasota, Florida.  Ms. Castle was 82 years old and was born in Shreveport, LA.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Nan's life.

It was revealed by Mt Shasta Herald on October 11th, 2017 that Martha Ann Deross (Taylor) perished in Sacramento, California.  Ms. Deross was 87 years old and was born in Shreveport, LA.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Martha Ann's life.

It was reported by The Commercial Appeal on October 5th, 2017 that June Rose Smith Crocker (Bundy) perished in Memphis, Tennessee.  Ms. Crocker was 83 years old and was born in Shreveport, LA.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor June Rose Smith's life.

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Agape Funeral Home Incorporated
6056 Greenwood Rd
Shreveport, LA 71119
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Benevolent Funeral Home Incorporated
1624 Milam St
Shreveport, LA 71103
Benevolent Life Insurance Company Incorporated
1624 Milam St
Shreveport, LA 71154
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Carver Memorial Cemetery
498 Kennie Rd
Shreveport, LA 71136
Centuries Memorial Funeral Home
8801 Mansfield Rd
Shreveport, LA 71108
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Foreman's Funeral Service
6504 Mansfield Rd
Shreveport, LA 71108
Forest Park Cemetery
3700 Saint Vincent Ave
Shreveport, LA 71133
Forest Park Cemetery West
4000 Meriwether Rd
Shreveport, LA 71109
Forest Park Funeral Home
1201 Louisiana Ave
Shreveport, LA 71101
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Heavenly Gates Funeral Home Incorporated
1339 Jewell St
Shreveport, LA 71101
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Jackson Construction
2200 Laurel St
Shreveport, LA 71103
Js Williams & Son Funeral Hm
1104 Pierre Ave
Shreveport, LA 71154
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Lincoln Memorial Park
6915 W 70th St
Shreveport, LA 71129
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Magnolia Funeral Chapel
5539 Greenwood Rd
Shreveport, LA 71109
Mortuary Service of LA
6061 Linwood Ave
Shreveport, LA 71108
Mortuary Service of La Magnolia Funeral Chapel
1800 Audubon Pl
Shreveport, LA 71105
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Osborn Funeral Home
3631 Southern Ave
Shreveport, LA 71134
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Pattersons Funeral Home
1220 N Hearne Ave
Shreveport, LA 71153
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Rose Neath Funeral Homes Incorporated
1815 Marshall St
Shreveport, LA 71101
Rose Neath Funeral Homes Incorporated
2500 Southside Dr
Shreveport, LA 71118
Rose-Neath Funeral Home
1815 Marshall St.
Shreveport, LA 71101
Round Grove Memorial Garden Incorporated
2869 Round Grove Ln
Shreveport, LA 71102
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Si Funeral Service & Precast
8650 Box Rd
Shreveport, LA 71106
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Winnfield Funeral Home
3701 Hollywood Ave
Shreveport, LA 71109

Shreveport Funeral Home News

Vivian funeral home owner admits fraud
SHREVEPORT, La. - The U.S. attorney in Shreveport says a funeral home owner in Vivian has pleaded guilty to defrauding 65 people of more than $400,000 in prepaid funeral and burial services. Stephanie A. Finley says 63-year-old William James McGuire, owner ...
http://www.houmatoday.com/article/20101030/APN/1010300722?Title=Vivian-funeral-home-owner-admits-fraud

KSLA News 12 Shreveport, Louisiana |Vivian funeral home owner ...
Shreveport, LA(KSLA)- A Vivian man pleaded guilty on Friday to bank fraud and admitted to defrauding 65 victims of more than $400,000 in prepaid funeral and burial services ...
http://www.ksla.com/Global/story.asp?S=13413664

Slain Shreveport Police SGT Laid To Rest
Shreveport, La. -- A Shreveport police sergeant killed in the line of duty was eulogized today as an outstanding officer before being buried with full police honors. Aporoximately 1,000 mourners, including representatives of dozens of law enforcement ...
http://www.ktbs.com/non-stop-news/25554170/detail.html

WAFB Channel 9, Baton Rouge, LA |News
The U.S. attorney in Shreveport says a funeral home owner in Vivian has pleaded guilty to ... disappointed by the allegations against her. 3 young men arrested in deadly LA school bus crash Susana Romero was sitting at the back of the bus, as she usually ...
http://www.wafb.com/Global/category.asp?C=4182

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Shreveport Funeral Homes and funeral services in Louisiana
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Osborn Funeral Home : Shreveport, Louisiana (LA)
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