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Katie M. DeShazo Adams

October 19, 1933 ~ October 17, 2020 (age 86)


Graveside services for Katie M. DeShazo Adams, 86, of Rayville, LA were held at 11:30 AM, Tuesday, October 20, 2020 at Start Cemetery, Start, LA. with Bro. Chris Crawford officiating under the direction of Brown-Holley Funeral Home, Rayville.

Ms. Katie was born October 19, 1933 in Huttig, AR and passed away Saturday, October  17, 2020 in Rayville, LA. She is preceded in death by her, parents, Garland and Sadie DeShazo; brothers, Charlie, Bo, and Robert DeShazo; sisters, Phoebe Foster and Pauline Vaughn; and son-in-law, Maxie Eppinette.

Ms. Katie and her family moved to Rayville, in the early 1960's. She worked for several years at Baker's Cafe. In the early 70's Katie and her husband, George owned "The Polka Dot" here in Rayville. After retiring from the General Motors Corp. She managed the Cottonland Restaurant for Mr. J.L. Cook when she was able, for a number of years she enjoyed buying and selling antiques. She was always spunky and fun and did life her way!

She is survived by her daughter, Sheila Eppinette of Start, son, Guyon Adams and wife, Lori of Rayville; 4-grandchildren, Kayla Eppinette Caskey and husband, Kyle of Northville, MI, Dustin Eppinette of Start, Joshua Adams of Monroe, Evan Blackmon of Jonesboro; 8-great grandchildren; and a host of nieces and nephews.

Visitation was Tuesday, October 20, 2020 from10A.M. - 11 A.M. at the funeral home. 

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October 20, 2020

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Brown-Holley Funeral Home
603 Francis St.
Rayville, LA 71269

Graveside Service
October 20, 2020

11:30 AM
Start Cemetery (LA, Rayville)

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