Services for Sir Douglas Dewitt Sermons will be at 2PM, Friday, January 26, 2018 at Beechwood United Pentecostal Church, Hineston, LA with Bro. Tom Murphy and Bro. Greg Mortensen officiating. Visitation will be from 12PM until time of service Friday, January 26th at the church. Interment will be at Beechwood Cemetery, Hineston, LA under the direction of Magnolia Funeral Home, Alexandria.
Sir Douglas Dewitt Sermons, 88, passed away Thursday, January 25, 2018 at Naomi Heights Nursing Home. He loved people, children, farming, fishing, squirrel hunting, camping and telling stories. He served 5 years in the Army in communications and artillery.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Robert J. Sermons and Annie Delane Robinson Sermons; wife, Effie “Mary” Coleman Sermons; daughter, Patricia Ouzts; son, Douglas Pruitt Sermons; sisters, Oleene Yelverton and Joyce Kroics; and one brother, Silas “Buck” Sermons.
Those left to cherish his memory include his daughters, Debra Cook (John) and Bernadette Bolton (Glenn); numerous grandchildren, great grandchildren, great-great grandchildren, nieces, nephews and other relatives.
Pallbearers will be Justin Murphy, Steven Murphy, Wade Bolton, Larry Murphy, Clint Murphy and Trent Bolton.