Beloved husband, father and grandfather, he died unexpectedly Friday, March 6, 2009, at Our Lady of the Lake Regional Medical Center. He was a CPA and a resident of Greenwell Springs. He was 61, a staff sergeant with the U.S. Air Force and a native of Talladega County, Ala. Visiting at Rabenhorst Funeral Home East, 11000 Florida Blvd., on Tuesday, March 10, from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. and at the funeral home chapel on Wednesday, March 11, from 9 a.m. until religious service at 11 a.m., conducted by the Rev. Ron Lowrey. Interment in Galilee Baptist Church Cemetery. He is survived by his wife, Sandra King Deason; three daughters, Pamela Lynn Deason, Michelle Heck and Margot Fountain; a sister, Carol Bierley; and eight grandchildren, Sam, Meghan, Ross, Katherine, Lee, Tripp, Alex and Londyn. He was preceded in death by his parents, Louis and Irene Deason. Pallbearers will be Oby Semmes, Gregg Brooks, Todd Evans, Tripp Heck, Ross Taylor and Lee Taylor. Honorary pallbearers are Sam Efferson, Gene McKee and Sherman King. He was a true outdoorsman and an avid deer hunter. He was a graduate of the LSU School of Accounting.
Published by The Advocate from Mar. 8 to Mar. 10, 2009.