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Ms. Deidra Lynette Hunter

May 16, 1976 ~ December 29, 2019 (age 43)


 Ms. Deidra Lynette Hunter was born on May 16, 1976, to Gracie Marie Hunter and Samuel Dean Hunter, Jr. She silently departed life on Sunday, December 29, 2019, at Merit Health River Region Hospital in Vicksburg, Mississippi, surrounded by her family. Deidra accepted Christ and was baptized at an early age. She was an active choir member at St. Paul’s Missionary Baptist Church. She loved to play on her iPad and to color her puzzles. Deidra touched everyone she met with her smile and huge heart. Deidra was preceded in death by a sister, grandmothers, and grandfathers. She leaves to cherish her memories: her mother, Gracie Hunter of Tallulah, Louisiana; her father, Samuel Hunter, Jr., of Tallulah, Louisiana; her sister, Pamela Coleman of Long Beach, California; her brothers, Patrick (Janice) Hunter, Sr., of Virginia Beach, Virginia, Samuel (Shaketha) Hunter III, of McKinney, Texas and Gary James of Tallulah, Louisiana; her godmother, Mamie Harris; one of her favorite aunts, Dorothy Crockett; and a host of aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends. 

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January 3, 2020

5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
St. Paul #2 Missionary Baptist Church
215 Bobby St.
Tallulah, LA 71282

Funeral Service
January 4, 2020

1:00 PM
New Morning Star Missionary Baptist Church
310 Bozeman St.
Tallulah, LA 71282

Interment following funeral service
January 4, 2020

New Oakwood Cemetery
Highway 602
Tallulah, LA 71282

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