Philip North

Published 12:00 am Tuesday, February 3, 2009

Funeral services for Philip A. North will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, February 4, 2009 at the First United Pentecost Church of Leesville with Rev. M.C. Green and Rev. John Burns officiating.
Burial will follow in the
Holton Cemetery in Slagle under the direction of Hixson of Leesville.
Visitation will be from 5 p.m. until 8 p.m. today, Tuesday, Feb. 3 and from 11 a.m. till service time at the church on Wednesday.
Mr. North 90, of
Leesville was a lifelong resident of the Leesville area. He was a WW II veteran having served in the U.S. Army and retired from Fort Polk as an Accountant . He was a member of the Leesville First United Pentecostal Church since 1948 where he served
as a former Sunday School Director,Treasure, Deacon and Trustee.
He is survived by his wife of 60 years Margaret North of Leesville
two sons, Philip North and wife Jamie of Zwolle and Owen North of LeCompte; one
daughter, Margaret Rascoe and husband Thomas “Sonny” of Haughton; three grandchildren Twila and Darrin Magee of Leesville, Paul and Paula North of Murphy, Texas and Jonathan North of Leesville; four great-grandchildren, Alex and Andrew Magee of
Leesville and Triston and Asher North of Murphy, Texas and a host of nephews and nieces.