January 16, 1958 - April 22, 2019
Marvin Dwain Creel, age 61 and a resident of Bogalusa, died Monday night April 22, 2019 at his home. Alongside his wife, Dwain was a delivery driver for the Bogalusa Daily News for 15 years. He was also a mechanic that enjoyed fixing the cars of his friends and family. Dwain was a member of New Life Pentecostal Church that liked to watch his favorite Old Western TV shows. He loved fishing, especially in the Pearl River. Dwain spent his life working on cars and mowing yards. He never let his diagnosis hinder him. In the past 3 years, he grew a love of traveling. He loved food, loved his friends and most especially loved his family.
Survived by: Wife: Delores Creel; Children and Spouses: Benny Edwards and Matt Tabor, Amanda and Scott Payne, Crystal and Franklin Conques, Lisa Creel; Grandchildren: Megan Garner, Mason Edwards, Creighton Woodward, Caiden Woodward, X’Zayveon Creel, Benjamin Edwards, Anderson Edwards, Keagan Payne, Bennett Edwards, Brayden Conques, Raiden Creel, Lincoln Conques, Laelah Badeaux; Mother: Geneva Creel; Siblings and Spouses: Pearline Barber, with whom Dwain shared a special relationship, Billy Wayne and Joyce Creel, Michael Wayne Creel, Wilda Lavigne, Jerry Wayne Creel, Caroline and Greg Davis, Jackie Erwin, Richard and Renee Creel; Also numerous nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his father Marvin Creel, sisters Rebecca Fournet, Hilda Jordan, brothers Kenneth Creel, Leroy Creel.
Visitation will be at New Life Pentecostal Church (1600 Jefferson Street, Bogalusa) on Thursday April 25th from 5:00 pm until 9:00 pm and after 9:00 am on Friday. A funeral service will be held in the church at 1:00 pm Friday with Bro. Wesley Quave and Bro. Charles Ray Creel officiating. Burial will follow in Ponemah Cemetery.
Pallbearers: Dustin Barber, Russell Barber, Thad Haik, Marcus Lowery, Mason Edwards, Ky Lawrence
Honorary Pallbearers: Creighton Woodward, Caiden Woodward, Keagan Payne, X’Zayveon Creel, Raiden Creel, Brayden Conques, Lincoln Conques