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Born: March 6, 1919

Death: April 4, 2013

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Hixson Brothers- Jena
Jena, LA

David Ezell Deville,Sr.

March 6, 1919  -  April 4, 2013
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Funeral services for David Ezell Deville, Sr. of Jena will be at 2:00 PM Sunday, April 7, 2013 in the Shady Grove United Pentecostal Church in Nebo with Revs. Steven Richardson and Curtis Thornton officiating. Interment will follow in the Belah Cemetery under the direction of Hixson Brothers of Jena.
Mr. Deville, 94, of Jena was born March 6, 1919 in Jena, La. to the union of Lonnie Ezell and Lillie Demaris Bradford Deville and passed from this life on Thursday, April 4, 2013 at his residence in Jena, La.
He was owner of the Pelican Trucking Company.
He is survived by his daughter, Murlene Deville of Jena.; Sister, Shirley Floyes of Jena.; Brothers, Ben Deville, Louis Deville, Doyle Deville and Lloyd Deville all of Jena.; Grandchildren, Len Huffman of Chopin, Dana Johnson of Winnsboro, Dee Dee Deville and Danny Deville both of Jena and seven great grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents.; Wife, Bernice Hailey Deville; Daughter, Patsy Deville Huffman; Son, David Ezell Deville, Jr.; Sister, Orlene Collins; Brothers, Leroy, W.E. “Coon” and Clyde Deville.; Great grandchildren, Ethan and Colton Johnson.
Pallbearers will be, Danny Deville, Cody Pritchard, Len Huffman, Brook Johnson, Curtis Hudnall and Rodney Oliphant.
Honorary pallbearers will be Ellis Davidson, Dewey Walker, Randy Dollar, James Justiss, Mike Francis, W.L. Huffman, Susan Belgard and Bill Owens.
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