Marques Ezell, born on November 23, 1954, in Tupelo, Mississippi, has left a void in the hearts of all those who knew and loved him. With great sadness, we announce his passing on December 8, 2023, in Cheyenne, Wyoming. Marques was a cherished brother, father, uncle, grandfather and friend. In this obituary, we reflect on his wonderful life and the profound impact he had on those around him.
Marques was a devoted family man who always found joy in spending time with his loved ones. He had an unwavering love for his family and could often be found attending family gatherings or organizing outings to go fishing. One of his greatest joys was cooking for his family, especially his famous chicken & dumplings. Through these shared moments, Marques created lasting memories and brought warmth into their lives.
Described as caring and dependable, Marques was known as someone who could always be relied upon. He possessed a kind heart that touched the lives of many. His infectious laughter brightened even the darkest days and brought comfort to those around him. Whenever someone needed assistance or a listening ear, Marques was there without hesitation.
Marques had diverse interests that brought him happiness throughout his life. He enjoyed playing games and would often share links with friends and family to join in the fun. This simple gesture reflected his desire to create connections and bring joy to others.
While Marques valued many things in life, one of his proudest accomplishments was being a loving father. His devotion to his children - Ray Ezell, Sydney Ezell, Chanell Ezell, Destine Ezell, Teresa Ezell, Micheal Ezell, Kamren Ezell, Della Ezell - knew no bounds. He found immeasurable happiness through their growth and success.
Marques is survived by his sons, daughters, mother Magnolia Bodley, brothers, nieces, nephews, grandchildren, and all those whose lives he touched. His memory will forever remain in their hearts.
We bid farewell to Marques Ezell but take solace in knowing the profound impact he had on everyone he encountered during his time with us. His legacy of love, laughter, and unwavering support will continue to inspire us all. May his soul find eternal peace as we hold him close in our memories.