Earl Choate, Sr., a resident of Orange, Texas was born Aug. 29, 1953 and passed away Wednesday, May 26, 2021 at the age of 67.
He is survived by his wife of 48 years, Brenda Choate; his children, Earl David Choate, Jr. and wife, Angelia, and Melissa Fairchild and husband, Tony; grandchildren, Kelsey and husband, Aaron, Dalton, Erica, Steven, Ethan; and one great-grandchild, Annabell. He is also survived by his brother, Van Choate and wife, Josette; and his sisters, Mary Lou Ford and husband, Robert, and Ann Ford and husband, Grady.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
The family will receive friends from 5-8 p.m. Friday, June 4, and the funeral service will be held at 10 a.m. on Saturday, June 5, at Deweyville United Pentecostal Church, 827 C.R. 4156, Deweyville, Texas and interment will follow at Autumn Oaks Cemetery.
Arrangements are being handled by Riley Smith & Sons Funeral Home, 1810 W. Fourth St., DeQuincy.