Sunset Acres
Deborah Nan ”Debbie” Peveto Bussell, 59 of Sunset Acres, passed away Sunday, Nov. 29, 2009 at her residence after an illness. Services to remember her life will be at 2 p.m., Friday, Dec. 4, in the Chapel of Dorman Funeral Home in Orange. Officiating will be the Rev. Delphyn Meeks, pastor of St. Maurice Catholic Church in Mauriceville. Rite of Committal will follow services in Autumn Oaks Memorial Park in the McLewis community of Orange. A gathering of family and friends for a time of reflection will be from 5 p.m. until 9 p.m., Thursday with a Christian wake to be conducted at 7:30 p.m. on Thursday, both at the funeral home.

Born on June 25, 1950 in Orange to parents, Casey Jones Peveto and Mary Elizabeth (Gallien) Peveto, she had lived in Sunset Acres for the last 28 years and was a longtime resident of the area. She was a member of St. Maurice Catholic Church, she was president of the Honey Doo’s where she helped to raise funds for people in need, Debbie enjoyed baking and decorating cakes for her family and friends and she enjoyed being a homemaker. She was “Nana” to her five grandchildren and they often sought her refuge when things just did not go right for them. 

Debbie is preceded in death by her parents; brother, Casey Peveto Jr.; and sister, Shirley Peveto. 

Those who will most cherish her memory are her husband, Al Bussell of Sunset Acres; daughters, Becky Stanley and husband, Darrell of Sunset Acres and Ashlei Bussell of McLewis; her sisters, Sandra Pitre and husband, Joseph of Pinehurst and Karen Anderson and husband, Felix of McLewis; brother, Ronald Peveto and wife, Margaret, of Little Cypress; Nana’s little angels, Nathan Stanley, Masey Stanley, Abby Stanley, Bailee South and Brynlee South. Debbie is also survived by numerous nieces, nephews, extended family and friends. 

Honoring Debbie as pallbearers for the service will be Michael Anderson, R. C. Peveto, Ryan Pitre, Bobby Bussell, Brandon Bussell, Nathan Stanley and Don Bussell. Honorary pallbearers will be Debbie’s nephews and special friends, RandyBussell, John Singleton, Benny Hobden, Delton Haley and Ed Bean.