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Deedra Joy Shuler

July 17, 1950 — October 23, 2022

Deedra Joy Kennett Shuler
Deedra Shuler, 72, of Beaumont, Texas, she went to be with her Lord & Savior Jesus Christ on October 23, 2022, in Beaumont, Texas.

Funeral services will be 2:00PM, Saturday, October 29, 2022, at Sabine Tabernacle in Beaumont, Texas. Officiating will be Reverend James Boykin and Reverend Clarence Day of Sabine Tabernacle in Beaumont, Texas. Burial will follow at Forest Lawn Memorial Park in Beaumont, Texas.

Visitation will be from 5:00PM to 7:00PM, Friday, October 28, 2022, at Claybar Kelley-Watkins Funeral Home in Beaumont, Texas.

Born in Beaumont, Texas, on July 17, 1950, she was the daughter of Boyd Kennett and Elsie Mae Kennett Phillips. Deedra was a very giving women with a heart of gold always putting others above herself. The most important things in her life were her family and her faith. She graduated from Beaumont High School before going on to Chenier Business School. She was a longtime member of Sabine Tabernacle Church in Beaumont. Deedra never had a bad word to say about anyone and spent as much of her time as she could with her family and attending church. She loved cooking delicious meals for her family and friends, with her spaghetti, sweet tea, and of course her coconut pie being the favorites. Deedra spent 25 years working retail for Beall’s Department Store before working for the family business with her husband for many years. She showed love and kindness wherever she could and was the sweetest, kindest person you could have ever known. She was truly loved and will be deeply missed by her family and friends.

She was preceded in death by her father, Boyd Kennett; son Ronald Shane Shuler; Brothers-in-law Curtis Pollard and Jason Broussard; and her nephew Chad Becks.

She is survived by her loving husband of 52 years, Ronnie Shuler; Mother Elsie Mae Kennett Phillips; daughter Dawn Michelle Senters and husband Todd, Sr.; son Wesley James Shuler; grandchildren Todd Allen Senters, Jr., Ethan Collier Senters, Hailey Paige Stephens and husband Jaron, Cynthia Leigh Shuler, Sabrina Madison Shuler, Bella Shane Shuler; great-grandchild Lucas Parker Stephens; sister Sandra Dee Gould and husband Doyle; brother Ross Kennett, and wife Lyn; sisters Jennifer Lynn Becks and husband Jimmy, Darla Jane Pollard, and Nan Kathleen Sutton and husband Robert; nieces and nephews Sonia Arndt and husband Byron, Kevin Gould, Carly Galmor and husband Dustin, Stacey Crenshaw and husband Casey, Shannon Metz and husband Phillip, Matthew Broussard, Erica Shuler, Mike Berryhill and wife Linh, Eddie Berryhill, Bryan Berryhill, and Jimmy Taunton and wife Liz; Brother in law Nicky Shuler and wife Jackie; Sister in law Rhonda Minter. Numerus great nieces and nephews and other loving family and friends.

Serving as pallbearers will be Todd Allen Senters, Jr., Ethan Collier Senters, Matthew Broussard, Phillip Metz, Robert W. Sutton, III, Jaron Stephens, Michael Berryhill, and Dustin Galmor. Honorary pallbearers are Todd Allen Senters, Sr., Ross Boyd Kennett, Doyle Gould, Jimmy Becks, and the late Curtis Pollard
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Friday, October 28, 2022

5:00 - 7:00 pm (Central time)

Claybar Kelley-Watkins Funeral Home

1155 North 11th Street, Beaumont, TX 77702

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Saturday, October 29, 2022

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