Fannie Estella (DeVaughn) Flye

February 12, 1931 ~ April 17, 2019 (age 88)


Fannie Estella (DeVaughn) Flye 88, passed away at the United Regional Hospital,

Wichita Falls, Texas, April 17, 2019. Fannie was born February 12, 1931 in Seymour,

Texas. She was the daughter of the late Clarence DeVaughn Sr. and Pearlie Mae DeVaughn.


Fannie graduated from Booker T. Washington High School she was a member of the Drill

Team. Fannie and Roosevelt married in January 17, 1947, out of this union there were four



She became a member of Mount Pleasant Baptist Church when her family moved here from

Seymour, Texas. She was a member of the Senior Choir, Vice President of the Hopewell

Circle for several years, a member of Mission II, she was a faithful member of the Sunday

School. She taught the Kindergarten Class for several years, and she was a Fitness

Instructor at the church gym.


Fannie was very active in the community, and a member of the EVP Federated Women

Club, where she served in many different offices, and she was a member of the AARP.


Fannie was preceded in death by her parents; husband Roosevelt Flye Sr; four siblings,

Clarence DeVaughn Jr., Lela Mae Meyi, Herman DeVaughn, and Arthur (A.T.) DeVaughn; and

great granddaughter Joslyn Dailey.


Cherishing her memories, four children; Gloria Floyd (Talmadge), Roosevelt Flye Jr.

(Ramona), Cynthia Howard (Jerome), and Pearlie Farley (Arden), nine grandchildren, a

host of great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews, and friends.

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April 25, 2019

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Ainsworth & Young Funeral Home
822 Roosevelt St
Wichita Falls, TX 76301

Funeral Service
April 26, 2019

1:00 PM
Mount Pleasant Baptist Church
809 Harding Street
Wichita Falls, TX 76301

Interment following funeral service
April 26, 2019

Crestview Memorial Park
1917 Archer City Hwy.
Wichita Falls, TX 76308