Feb. 4, 1947-April 15, 2020

Dottie Jean Breedlove, 73, and a resident of Provencal passed away April 15, 2020, in Natchitoches.  She was born Feb. 4, 1947, to Leroy and Vida (Stanley) Brister in Florien.

She was a homemaker who took great pride in caring for her husband, children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren.  She was a compassionate lady and loved to take care of everyone’s needs, even if it meant she sacrificed her own. She will be dearly missed by all that knew and loved her.

She is survived by her husband, Floyd Breedlove; children, Darrell Breedlove and wife Dana, Theresa Thompson and husband Jimmy, Yvonne Broadway and husband Jason, and Patricia Givens and husband Joe; and a brother, Robert Brister.  She was blessed with 10 grandchildren, five great-grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews.

Those honored to serve as pallbearers include Joe Givens, Jimmy Thompson, Jason Breedlove, Cody Hall, Jeremy Broadway and Josh Caldwell.

Due to gathering restrictions placed on everyone during this time, a graveside service to honor her life will be at 2 p.m. Friday, April 17, 2020, at Bellwood Cemetery with Pastor Paul Grace officiating.