Alice Jean DeVilliers

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Alice Jean DeVilliers

February 05, 1927 - March 10, 2019

Alice Jean DeVilliers BAXTER SPRINGS Kan. - Alice Jean DeVilliers, age 92, passed away Sunday morning, March 10, 2019, at Grandwood Assisted Living, Grove, Okla., following an illness.
Mrs DeVilliers was born February 5, 1927 in Miami, Okla. Her parents were Jesse and Edna (Curry) Abbott. She had lived in Baxter Springs most of her life.
She graduated from Baxter High School with the class of 1947. She was a hairdresser. She was a member of First Baptist Church, Baxter Springs. Her hobbies included painting, fishing, and sewing.
Alice was married to Joe DeVilliers on June 27, 1948, in Baxter Springs. He preceded her in death November, 2, 2017.
She was also preceded in death by her parents, and one sister, Colleen Takata.
Surviving are two daughters, Connie Compton (husband, Gregg), Grove, and Cathy Barker (husband, Dave), Lawrence, Kan.; two grandchildren, Mike Barker (wife, Kris) and Mike's son, Ashton, and Jeff Barker (wife, Krista) and their son, Graham Barker.
The family will receive friends from 10-11 a.m., Thursday, March 14, at Derfelt's Baxter Chapel, Baxter Springs. Graveside services will be at 11:30 a.m. Thursday, March 14, at Baxter Cemetery, Baxter Springs. Pastor Jeff Street will officiate.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Grandwood Assisted Living, Grove, Okla., in care of the funeral home.
Published on March 12, 2019
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Gary & Lisa Allen
Mar 12, 2019
The Devilliers Family,
We are saddened to read of Alice's passing. We have missed her and Joe in the neighborhood. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and family at this time.
Gary & Lisa Allen-Baxter Springs, Ks.