Mr Felton Mantooth, 73 of Deport

feltonmantoothFelton Mantooth, 73 of Deport died at his home on Saturday, March 28, 2015. Chapel Services will be held on Tuesday, March 31 at 4:00pm at Wood Funeral Homes with Reverend Daniel Hines officiating. The Family will receive friends from 3-4pm at the funeral home. Burial will follow in Highland Cemetery. The family will be having a meal at the American Legion Hall following the interment.

He was born on February 28, 1942 in Glendale (Red River County), Texas, the son of Chief and Nellie Marie Hutson Mantooth. He married Mary Lou Speir on February 2, 1962 in Commerce. Mr. Mantooth retired from construction and the Deport Cotton Gin. He was preceded in death by his parents; his sisters: Faye Womack, Glenda Sue Larkin, and Edith Mantooth; his brothers, Arnie Mantooth and Curtis Mantooth.

He is survived by his wife, Mary Lou of Deport; his daughters, Debbie Landers of Deport; Carol Ladd and husband, T.L. of Clardy and Pam Lively and husband, James of Greenville; one brother, Kenneth Mantooth and wife, Brenda of Paris; 8 grandchildren: Angie Gardner; Amber Gardner; Jason Gardner; Kirt Wear; Kailee Wear; Hunter Landers; Briggette Ladd; and Brooklyn Ladd; 5 great-grandchildren: Taden Joplin; Tyler Joplin, Acelynn Priest; Amelia Landers; Jaycee Gardner; several nieces and nephews.

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  1. victor soler says:

    I’m so sorry for your loss…may God bless and give comfort to all those who will miss him.

  2. Thomasena Hurst says:

    I’m soo sorry for your loss & sorry I’m unable to be there. You and the whole family are in our thoughts and prayers. He will be deeply missed. We love you all!

    McKenzee & Thomasena Hurst

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