Devin Leon Poulette, was born Feb. 24, 2003, at West Plains, Mo., the son of Bevan A. Poulette and Crystal Bowers Poulette. He died April 14, 2007, in Springfield, Mo., at the age of four years.
He was precious to his family and a delightful joy to his friends and will be sadly missed by all. He is survived by his parents, Bevan and Crystal Poulette of Thayer, Mo.; three brothers, Dakota, Dillon and Dalton Poulette, all of Thayer, Mo.; paternal grandparents, Herbert and Annette Poulette of Thayer, Mo., and Jackie and Larry Bentch of Mountain View, Mo.; maternal grandparents, Ronald Bowers of Thayer, Mo., and Missy Busby and Gary McCormack of Hardy, Ark.; paternal great-grandparents, Mae and Bob Daily of Thayer, Mo.; maternal great-grandmother Faye Farris of Thayer, Mo.; aunts and uncles, Garrett and Kim Poulette, Delica Poulette and Dane Johnson, Renee and Jimmy Douglas, Ronda Gee, Ronald Bowers, Justin McCormack, Aleshia McCormack, Kipp and Darian Wisler and Stacy and Eddie Felton; several special cousins including, Lexi and Ella; and his special buddy, Levi; and his special little friends at Kiddie Korral. He was preceded in death by: several grandparents including his name sake, great-grandfather, Leon Poulette; and other relatives. Graveside services were April 18 at the Thayer Cemetery in Thayer, Mo., with Nathan Cates officiating. Services were under the direction of Carter Funeral Home of Thayer.