Mr. D’Andre “Dre” Akeem Seals, 19, of Pine Bluff passed Tuesday, June 17, 2014 in Fort Worth, Texas.
He was born September 23, 1994 to Rodney Seals and Kymara Seals.
Dre was a 2012 graduate of Pine Bluff High School where he was a member of the Zebra’s Football Team. He was a Junior Life Member of the NAACP and a member of Breath of Life Church where he served as a youth usher. He attended Bethany College in Lindsborg, KS his freshman year on a football scholarship. He also attended the University of Arkansas – Pine Bluff for a semester.
Dre was preceded in death by his maternal grandfather, Augustus Hill; his paternal grandmother Loretta Seals-Obiagwu; and his adopted brother, Emeka Obiagwu.
He is survived by his parents, Kymara Seals of Pine Bluff and Rodney (Dwane) Seals of Fort Worth, TX; a sister, Shabrean Seals of Pine Bluff, a brother Rodney K. Seals of Pine Bluff; two step brothers, Chase Boyland and Collin Boyland of Fort Worth; a maternal grandmother, Linda Hill of Hamburg; a paternal grandfather, Walter Morris of Pine Bluff; maternal great grandparents, James and Kathryn Council of Hamburg; paternal great grandmother, Willie Lee Simpson of Pine Bluff; a host of aunts, uncles, cousins and friends.
Funeral services will be at 11:00 a.m., Tuesday, June 24, 2014 at Breath of Life Church, 1313 Pine Street by Rev. Kerry Price Sr. Interment will be in Forrest Lawn Cemetery by Brown Funeral Home of Pine Bluff.
The body will lie in-state Tuesday, 10:15 a.m. until service time.
Visitation/ Family Hour will be Monday, June 23, 2014 from 5:00 – 6:30 p.m. at Brown Funeral Home.
Memorials may be made to the Boys and Girls Club of Jefferson County, 2701 W. Short Reeker, Pine Bluff, AR 71601.
Online Register: www.brownfuneralhomeandmortuary.com.