Dewana Alvernia Issac-Doakes, known to many as "Cat", slept away to her heavenly home, on December 13, 2017, at the age of 50. Dewana was born on December 17, 1966, to Rev. Andrew and Pearlie Winfrey Issac. Both parents preceded her in death. Dewana is survived by her husband JD Doakes; daughter: Laronda Simmons (Brandon); son: JD Doakes, Jr.; grandchildren, Brendon, Shanael, Kylie and Miranda.; brothers, Kirby Issac, Arnold "Glenn" Issac, and Kennard Issac (Helen); sister: Alesia Harden (David); mother-in-law, Loise Doaks; sister-in laws, Ruby Doaks and Barbara Jones; brother-in-laws, Ira Lee Doaks, Otis Doaks, and James Linton; and a host of nieces, nephews, relatives, and friends. Viewing will be Friday, December 22, 2017, 12:00 P.M.-7:00 P.M. at the Cox Funeral Home Chapel. Home Going celebration for Dewana will be Saturday, December 23, 2017, 11:00 A.M. at Hills Chapel Missionary Baptist Church, in Huntsville. Burial will immediately follow in Hopewell Cemetery, in Bedias, Texas.
Published on December 20, 2017