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DESSIE BERNARD NEWBERRY

July 18, 1954 — October 20, 2023

MARRERO

DESSIE BERNARD NEWBERRY

Dessie Bernard “Sunny” Newberry departed this life at JoEllen Smith Living Center on Friday. October 20, 2023, at the age of 69. He was a native of Memphis, TN and a resident of Marrero, LA. Dessie was a self-employed entrepreneur. Beloved companion of Rosella McClure. Loving father of Justin Crump, Micheal Crump, Renada Bush, Diamond McClure, Shondra Crump, Ruby McClure, Ashley McClure, Crystal McClure, Jeremiah McClure, Direll McClure, and Ricky McClure. Grandfather of the late Chasley McClure. Son of the late Dessie B. Crump and Zelenia Crump. Brother of Larry, Micheal, and Teresa Crump, and Katherine Newberry. Best friend of Harry Jones; also survived by 50 grandchildren, 6 great grandchildren, and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives, and friends. The family would like to express their sincere appreciation to the staff of Ochsner Medical Center, Compassus Hospice, and JoEllen Smith Living Center for the compassionate care shown to their loved one. Relatives and friends of the family are invited to attend the Funeral Service at Davis Mortuary Service, 6820 Westbank Expressway Marreo, LA on Saturday, November 4, 2023, at 10:00a.m. Pastor Charlie Grear, officiating. Visitation will begin at 8:30a.m. until service time at the above-named parlor. Interment: Woodlawn Park Memorial Cemetery-Westwego, LA To view and sign the guestbook, please go to www.davismortuaryservice

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Visitation

Saturday, November 4, 2023

8:30 - 10:00 am (Central time)

Davis Mortuary Service-Marrero

6820 W. B. Expressway, Marrero, LA 70072

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Funeral Service

Saturday, November 4, 2023

Starts at 10:00 am (Central time)

Davis Mortuary Service-Marrero

6820 W. B. Expressway, Marrero, LA 70072

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