Levi Thurmon, Jr.

Levi Thurmon, Jr.

Levi Thurmon, Jr., 70, of Wilmar passed away on May 12, 2016 at his home.

He was born on February 5, 1946 in Wilmar to the late Levi Thurmon Sr. and Cariola Simmons Thurmon.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by three brothers, Freddie Brown, Leon Kendrex and James Willis Thurmon; five sisters, Norma Jean Arrington, Ollie B. Avery, Rosie M. Thurmon, Ethel Lene Harris and Etha Mae Jackson.

Mr. Thurmon at an early age joined Mt. Tabor Baptist Church and was a veteran of the United States Army.

Surviors include a sister, Irma L. Tate of Crossett and a host of nieces, nephews, great nieces, great nephews and friends.

Funeral service will be held on May 17 at 11 a.m. at Stephenson-Dearman Home in Monticello. Burial will be at the Wilmar Cemetery.

Visitation is May 16 from 6 p.m. until 7 p.m. at the funeral home.