Nilafa ''Silvia'' Graves Modlin
March 17, 1934 - November 3, 2012
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Kilpatrick Funeral Home
1200 Lamy Lane
Monroe, LA 71201
318-323-9611 | Map
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Kilpatrick Funeral Home
1200 Lamy Lane
Monroe, LA 71201
318-323-9611 | Map
Wednesday 11/7

Nilafa “Sylvia” Graves Modlin was called home to the Lord on Saturday, November 3, 2012 in a local hospital. Sylvia was born in Selma, LA on March 17th, to Ethel and Lee Rushing. She graduated from Tioga High School. As a young woman, she participated in numerous beauty pageants and played on many basketball teams…

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Sharron Thomas left a message on November 5, 2012:
We will miss her warm smile, her wonderful sense of humor, her big heart and the memories of the times we were fortunate enough to spend with her. She was a very special lady. She will be missed by all who knew her.
Lisa Ratcliff McClane left a message on November 5, 2012:
Miss Sylvia was such a sweet lady and a wonderful influence on my young life. The world feels colder tonight because she is not in it, but I know that her love and warmth are gracing heaven, and that Mr. Carl and Don are welcoming her home. Carla and CeCe, I am so sorry for your loss and so sorry I can't be there to hug your necks in person.
Kilpatrick Funeral Homes left a message:
Please accept our deepest condolences for your family's loss.
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