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David W. Acklen
Birth: May 12, 1948
Baton Rouge
East Baton Rouge Parish
Louisiana, USA
Death: Feb. 17, 2011
Shreveport
Caddo Parish
Louisiana, USA

Funeral services for David, 62, were held Saturday, February 19, 2011 at Rose-Neath's Southside Chapel in Shreveport, LA. Officiating was Rev. Steve Gilley. Interment with military honors followed in Centuries Memorial Park Cemetery.

David was a resident of Keithville, LA, and retired from AT&T as a Cable Technician. He attended Calvary Baptist Church. David served this country with honor in the U.S. Army.

He is preceded in death by his mother, Ruby D. Acklen, father, William "Bill" Acklen and stepmother, Anne Acklen. He is survived by his loving wife of 41 years, Linda Snead Acklen of Keithville; son, Bradley Acklen and wife, Jennifer of Shreveport, LA and son, Brian Acklen of Austin, TX; grandchildren, Katilyn Bailey and Cody Acklen; brother, Charles Acklen and wife, Nita, of Shreveport, LA; stepbrother, Butch Davis and wife, Marilyn, of Olla, LA.

Pallbearers were Barney Jeffcoats, Dewayne Harper, Art Gaskin, Jason Hughes, Jeff Byrd and Christopher Snead. Honorary pallbearers were John Maxey and Jim Brannon.

David was such a good man, a very loving family man and a very proud grandfather. He was a very loving and caring person all around. Every thought of David before his illness puts a smile on our faces and he seemed to always have a smile on his face, as well. He will be so missed by everyone whose lives he touched.

David's Stepmother's Memorial # 31005607
 
 
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 Parents:
  William E. Acklen (1912 - 2000)
  Ruby D. Acklen (1917 - 1967)
 
Burial:
Centuries Memorial Park
Shreveport
Caddo Parish
Louisiana, USA
 
Created by: Linda Holt Moorehead
Record added: Feb 19, 2011
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David W. Acklen
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I'm just enjoying memories of you, David. I wish we still had the opportunity to visit.
- Linda
 Added: Mar. 12, 2012
Just thinking of you today, David...
- James & Linda
 Added: Feb. 24, 2011
Pretty roses for you, David. You're going to be so greatly missed!
- James and Linda
 Added: Feb. 19, 2011
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