Doris Evelyn DeVoe-Wise
1928 - 2019
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Doris Evelyn DeVoe Wise was born May 23, 1928 to the late Nina Irene Kyle DeVoe and Edgar Erie DeVoe. She was a graduate of Roosevelt High School, Class of 1946 and was the Class President. She attended Fisk University 1946-1948. She married her high school sweetheart, Paul Wise, Sr., on April 18, 1948. After marrying the love of her life, she attended and graduated from Purdue Calumet in 1967 with a Degree in nursing. Doris is preceded in death by parents, husband Paul Wise, Sr.; brother Edgar DeVoe Jr.; sister Jeanne DeVoe Reed, and son Darryl Keith Wise; father and mother-in-law Lester (Myrtle) Wise. She leaves to cherish her memories 5 children Valerie (Carl) Burrell, Paul (Genevieve) Wise, Michael, David (Pamela) Wise, Kevin (Debbielyn) Wise; brother Lorenzo George DeVoe; 11 grandchildren; 21 great-grandchildren; 3 great great grandchildren; very special niece Sandra (Harold) Frank and a host of other relatives and friends. Memorial Service Thursday, March 7, 2019 at 11:00 a.m. Bro. Paul H. Wise Jr. Officiating with visitation to follow from 12- 8:00p.m. and family hours from 6-8:00p.m. at the Guy & Allen Chapel 2959 West 11th Avenue. Funeral Services Friday March 8, 2019 at 11:00 a.m. at Whole Truth Gospel Tabernacle 4078 Lincoln Street. Bishop Kevin B. Wise Sr. officiating. Interment Evergreen Memorial Park.

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Published in Post-Tribune from Mar. 5 to Mar. 6, 2019.
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March 8, 2019
Sending condolences to the Wise family. She was an awesome woman.
Allison Crocker
March 8, 2019
I would like to offer my sincere condolences to the family, so sorry for your lost. Jeremiah 29:11,12 assures us that God is thinking thoughts of peace toward us, to give us a future and a hope. If we come and pray to him, He will listen to us. May this bring you confort, in this time of sorrow.
Louise Moore
March 8, 2019
I am sincerely sorry for your loss and my warmest condolences are extended to Mrs. Wise family. May you be reassured that God keeps those who pass on in his memory because they are precious to him. (Psalms 116: 15)
March 6, 2019
Josie Alexander
March 6, 2019
May God Bless the Devoe-Wise families. Doris was a beautiful person. She was my girlfriends roommate at the Golden Living facility.
God will give you strength.
Sadie Ethridge
March 6, 2019
May the love of friends and family carry you through your grief.
Mae Fields
March 5, 2019
Sending my condolences to my family the DeVoes love you all
Vicki Thomas
March 5, 2019
Please except my deepest sympathy. Romans 12:12
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