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Floye Purdy Reppond (08-08-2013)
Photo of Floye Purdy ReppondThe family of Floye Purdy Reppond (Granny) 81, of Marion, LA., had a visitation to celebrate her life on Tuesday, August 6, 2013 at 5:00 PM at Dean Baptist Church in Marion, LA. Funeral services for Floye will also be held at Dean Baptist Church at 10:00 AM, Wednesday, August 7, 2013 under the direction of Kilpatrick Funeral Home. Officiating will be Bro. Donald Reeves and Bro. Troy Dennard. Interment will follow at Dean Baptist Church Cemetery.
Granny was born on January 22, 1932 and passed away on August 4, 2013 at her residence surrounded by her family. She was a member of Dean Baptist Church and retired from Century Telephone after 25 years. Granny loved working in her garden, making blue ribbon mayhaw jelly, and tending to her grands and great- grands.
She is preceded in death by her parents, Grady and Francis Purdy; great –grandson, Camden Kelly, and brothers Pete and James Purdy. Survivors include: husband of 63 years, Lewis Reppond; daughters, Rita LeRay (Pat), Anita (Sissy) Reppond, Brenda Phillips (Larry), Cheryl Alessi (Bill); son Wayne Reppond (Rhonda); 10 grandchildren; 13 great grandchildren; sisters, June Wells, Hazel Crocker, and Margie Clampit; brothers, Glen and Gerald Purdy; special sister-in-law, Tooler Patterson; and numerous nieces, nephews, and extended family. Pallbearers will be grandsons.
In lieu of flowers, family request memorials be made to the Dean Baptist Church, Alzheimer’s Association or the American Heart Association.
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