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Obituary for Darla Sherie Peavy (Durand)

Memorial services for Mrs. Darla Sherie Peavy will be at The Church, 300 Ray Street, Pineville, Louisiana, on Tuesday, February 23, 2021 beginning at 4:00 pm. with Reverend Don Litton officiating.
Mrs. Peavy, age 59, of Pineville, La., was born on December 10, 1961 and entered eternal rest on Friday, February 12, 2021 at Natchitoches Regional Medical Center in Natchitoches, Louisiana.

Darla was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, daughter, sister and friend. Darla earned her Associate’s of Science in Nursing from LSUA in December 1993 and practiced as a Registered Nurse in acute care, home health and travel nursing until her illness in 2013. She loved her family and always helped others, even during her years of illness.
Darla was preceded in death by her father, Dell Sydney Durand, Jr., her paternal grandparents, Dell S. Durand and Grace Wilson Durand; her maternal grandparents, Doil D. Garlington, Sr. and Winona Nugent Garlington, her sister, Karen Durand Thompson, and her granddaughter, Haylea Renea Peavy.

She is survived by her husband of 38 years, Robert Wayne Peavy; her mother, Eloise Garlington Durand Phillips; a daughter, Aimee Peavy Leblanc; four sons, Chad A. Peavy, Robert M. Peavy (Janis), David W. Peavy and Laramy Shane Dunn; one sister, Lori Durand Geiger (John); three brothers, Dell S “Randy” Durand III (Donna), Keith Durand and Darian Durand (Jessie); nine grandchildren, Hunter Peavy, Anthony Peavy, Jerett Dunn, Lexie Dunn, Makenzie Graice Peavy, Asher LeBlanc, Avalyn LeBlanc, Jaxton LeBlanc, Aliyah LeBlanc and 28 nieces and nephews.
She was loved by all and will be sadly missed. Her family is greatly comforted by the knowledge that Darla is in heaven with our Lord.
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Arrangements have been entrusted to Gallagher Funeral Home and Crematory, Ball, Louisiana.