|Birth: ||Sep. 13, 1925|
|Death: ||Apr. 29, 2008|
Services for Autra Ardell Deville were held at 10:00 a.m., Thursday, May 1, 2008, at Longview Baptist Church, Deville with Reverends Steve Speer and James Foster officiating. Burial followed in Longview Cemetery.
Mr. Deville, 82, of Deville, passed away Tuesday, April 29, 2008, at Oak Haven Nursing Home in Centerpoint, Louisiana.
He was a member of Longview Baptist Church and a native of Vick, Louisiana. He served in the U. S. Navy during WWII. Mr. Deville was commander of the AmVets, he taught Biology and General Science at Buckeye High School for 28 years and was also the PA announcer for Buckeye High School football games for 28 years. Mr. Deville enjoyed cooking and entertaining his family and many friends.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Maxine Kilgo "Phoebe" Deville; parents, Ardell & Orazena Hayes Deville; and sister, Gay Nell Deville.
Those left to cherish his memory include his son, Gaylon Deville & wife Paula of Lafayette; daughter, Denise D. Sayes & husband Larry of Vick; brother, Keith deVille of Rockwall, TX; three grandchildren, Arien Marks of Marksville, Luke Sayes of Vick and Gaylyn Deville of Lafayette; one great grandson, Jace Marks.
Pallbearers will be Jamie Floyd, Luke Sayes, Hayes Deville, Dr. Richard Brasher, III, Adam Marks and Gary Kilgo.
Memorials may be made to the Buckeye High School Science Club, P. O. Box 439, Deville, LA 71328.
Sylvester Artullos Deville (1899 - 1932)
Orazena Hayes Deville (1902 - 1932)
Maxine Kilgo DeVille (1926 - 2005)
Autra Ardell DeVille (1925 - 2008)
Gay Nell Deville (1927 - 1995)*
Keith Hayes deVille (1932 - 2011)*
Created by: Duffie and Kathy
Record added: Apr 29, 2008
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