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Percy Deshamp

April 29, 1933 — November 26, 2022


Percy Ray Deshamp, age 89, passed away on November 26, 2022 in Gulfport.

He was preceded in death by his wife Betty Dedeaux Deshamp; parents, Percy Paul Deshamp and Myrtis Mary Cuevas Deshamp; a grandchild, Baby Thompson; and siblings, Richard, Preston and Larry Deshamp, Susie Erkhart and Julia D. Weldon.

Percy is survived by his children, Troy L. Deshamp (Mary Ann), Randy J. Deshamp (Alesia), all of Gulfport, and Betty Rae Thompson (Aaron), of Richton; 8 grandchildren, Cherrie Dodge, T.J. Deshamp, Katie Deshamp, Randy S. Deshamp (Gwen), Johnny Spencer (Brandy), Casey Moreno (Victor), Melinda McKnight (Jay), Daniel Parker (Christina); 11 great grandchildren, Lakyn Deshamp, Jillian Deshamp, Peyton Rae Sniak, Regan McKnight, Miranda and Mariah Parker, Kayla Patrick, Luke and Shayln Draime, and Landon and Kyle; 7 great-great grandchildren, Devin and Layla Dodge, Travis Jones, Chloe and Sully Spencer, Adrian and Ava Moreno; and sisters, Doris D. Saucier, Joyce D. Ladner, and Gayle D. Cochran.

He enjoyed hunting and planting gardens.

Visitation for family and friends will be on Tuesday, November 29, 2022 from 8:30 – 9:30 am at Riemann Family Funeral Home, 11280 Three Rivers Rd, Gulfport, followed by a graveside service at 10:00 am at Wolf River Cemetery.

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Service Schedule

Past Services

Public Visitation

Tuesday, November 29, 2022

8:30 - 9:30am (Central time)

Riemann Family Funeral Home - Gulfport

11280 Three Rivers Rd, Gulfport, MS 39503

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Graveside Service

Tuesday, November 29, 2022

Starts at 10:00am (Central time)

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