Funeral services for Donna Faye Hemphill, 66, will be on Wednesday, July 21, 2021 at 2:00 P.M. at Kilpatrick Funeral Homes in Monroe. Rev. Shawn Hornsby will officiate and family comments by Kimberly Price and Jamie Villarrial. Interment will follow at Mulhearn Memorial Park Cemetery in Monroe. Visitation will be from 1:00 until the time of the service.
Donna was born in Delhi, LA on March 7, 1955 and passed away on July 18, 2021 in Monroe, LA after a lengthy illness. Donna had retired from teaching dance at her studio, Donna’s Dancers. She touched many lives through the art of dancing. Donna will be remembered as family oriented. Although she had no children of her own, she loved her nieces and nephews as her own. Donna was preceded in death by her father, James Hemphill, mother, Lorraine Plumley; brother, Ronnie Hemphill; niece, Daniela Hemphill; and nephew, Jimmy Hemphill.
Donna is survived by her brothers, Jeff Hemphill and his fiance’ Penny MacDonald, Gary Hemphill, and Damon Hemphill and his wife, Theresa; nieces and nephews, Lindsay Hemphill, Jason Hemphill, Miranda Wheeler and her husband, Ryan, Kristy Hemphill, Jamie Villarrial and her husband Gerald, and Tiffany Hemphill. Great nieces and nephews, Hayden Wheeler, Ariana Wheeler, Taylor Ellis, Cole Ellis, Cooper Villarrial, Meredith Villarrial, Charlie Villarrial, Christian Villarrial, Braylon Jones, and Camdyn Alexander.
Pallbearers will be Steven Hemphill, Bobby Bagwell, P.J. Day, Gordy Mondry, Ricky Blaylock, and Mike Rankin.
Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.kilpatrickfuneralhomes.com