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From: James Young <>
Subject: [BOSSIER] Jesse Claude Deen
Date: Wed, 2 Jul 2003 21:39:16 -0700


Jesse Claude Deen grew up in the Hargis Community of Grant Parish, a son of
Marion Claude Deen and Minnie Durham.

Marion Claude Deen was a son of Robert Lee Deen & Sarah Martha Wallace. Minnie
Durham was a daughter of William Durham & Elvira Stroud.

Jesse Claude Deen graduated from Montgomery High School in 1940. Following a
tour of duty in the U.S. Navy during World War II, he earned a BA degree from
Southwest Louisiana at Lafayette and a MS degree from the University of Arkansas
at Fayetville. He came to Rocky Mount in 1948 and was a longtime coach &
principal of the school at Rocky Mount. Then he served on the Bossier Parish
Police Jury and later represented his fellow Bossier Parish citizens in the
Louisiana Legislature.

Jesse Claude Deen m Evelyn Young, daughter of Casper Calloway Young & Cardille
Jones.
children:
Larry Calloway Deen
Duane Claude Deen
Debra Deen
Pamela Evelyn Deen

Jesse Claude & Evelyn Young Deen reside on HWY 160 west of Rocky Mount and
continue to be good & useful citizens.




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