Mr. Cecil Deavours, age 88 of Berry, passed away Tuesday, May 14, 2019 at Hospice of West Alabama.
Funeral services will be held Friday, May 17, 2019 at 11-A.M. from Nelson Funeral Home Chapel. Burial will follow in Pleasant Hill Cemetery-Berry. Bro. Tim Fields will officiate. The family will receive friends Friday from 1011 a.m. at the funeral home.
Survivors include his wife: Betty Nelson Deavours of Berry, daughter: Cecelia Campbell (Roy) of Berry, two sisters: Juanita Guy and Agnes Freeman, both of Northport, two grandchildren, and three great-grandchildren. He was a member of Berry Baptist Church.
He was preceded in death by a son: Carl Mitchell Deavours, parents: Marion J. and Paralee Johnson Deavours, brother: Gorman "Pap" Deavours, and sister: Virginia Woods.
Pallbearers will be: Randall Simmons, John Walker, David Shepherd, Frank Woods, Jimmy Clark, Phil Shepherd, and Todd Deavours.
Honorary pallbearers will be : Ira Smith,Wayne Nelson,Tom Ellard, Bill Cook,Richard Walker, Eddie Moore,Larry Moore and Scott Moore.
Donations can be made to Hospice of West Alabama.
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