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Delmar Ray Easter passed away Tuesday, March 7, 2023 in New Boston, Texas.

He was 68.

Delmar was born December 02, 1954 in Quanah, Texas to Troy and Lula Pearl Jones Easter. He was a welder assistant for P&S Welding.

Delmar was a member of Evangelistic Outreach.

He was preceded in death by his parents; four brothers, Larry Easter, Harry Easter, Jackie Easter, and Julius Easter; and two sons, Ray Anthony Easter and Raymond Easter.

He is survived by his wife, Wanda Easter of New Boston, Texas; three daughters, Latisha (Tarus) Walker of Aurora, Colorado, Seketha (Heath) Lawson of Texarkana, Texas, and Destiny Eastman of Texarkana, Texas; two sons, Delmar R. Easter, Jr. of Texarkana, Texas and Jimmy Eastman Jr. of New Boston, Texas; one brother, David Easter of De Kalb, Texas; six sisters, Freddie (George) Proby of De Kalb, Texas, Sheryl (Keith) Wiggins of Texarkana, Texas, Patsy (Isaiah) Hill of Texarkana, Texas, Melba Easter of De Kalb, Texas, Georgia Easter of Atlanta, Texas, and Marvo Easter of Greenville, Texas; twenty grandchildren; sixteen great grandchildren; and a host of other relatives and friends.

Services will be 3:00 P.M. Sunday, March 12, 2023 at Bates Family Funeral Home in De Kalb, Texas with Norriston Hogan officiating. Visitation will be held 2:00 P.M. to 3:00 P.M. Sunday, March 12, 2023 at Bates Family Funeral Home in De Kalb, Texas.

Memorials may be made to Enhabit Hospice, 2900 St. Michael Dr., Set 400 B, Texarkana, TX 75503.

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