Funeral services for Dewanna Lenard will be held at 11:00 A.M., Wednesday, August 18, 2021 in the chapel of Kilpatrick Funeral Home ~ West Monroe. Interment will follow at Antioch Methodist Cemetery in Eros, Louisiana. Visitation will be held from 5:00 P.M. until 7:00 P.M., Tuesday, August 17, 2021 at Kilpatrick Funeral Home ~ West Monroe.
Dewanna was born on February 29, 1952 in Rayville, Louisiana and passed away at home on August 14, 2021. She retired after 30 years of service for Central Printing. Dewanna was preceded in death by her father, Henry Cecil Ross, Sr.; mother, Doris Eliza Trusty; and brother, Donald Joe Ross.
Dewanna is survived by her children, Wendy Renee Bigelow, Bubba Miller and wife Amy; siblings, Cecil Ross and wife Robin, James Ross and wife Debbie, Mitzi Shelton and husband Bruce; grandchildren, John Luke Bigelow, Colton Bigelow, Cassie Bigelow, Titus Lenard and Augustus Miller; best friend of 35 years, Johnnie Truitt Caples; numerous nieces, nephews and many other cherished family and friends.
Pallbearers will be John Luke Bigelow, Colton Bigelow, Titus Lenard, Ross Shelton, Adam Ross and Patrick Ross. Honorary pallbearer will be Augustus Miller.