March 19, 1953 – March 14, 2021
David Paul France lovingly known as “The Hippie” 67, of Denham Springs, LA passed away on Sunday, March 14, 2021. Born in Evansville, Indiana on March 19, 1953, Hippie enjoyed music and spending time with friends and family. Those lucky enough to know Hippie will always remember his straight forward, outspoken, and often humorous nature. Those left to mourn his death include Candice Butterfield, whom he referred to as ‘The Chosen One’, dear friend Karen Plunkett, Devoted love Teresa France, Dona Dunn, a son Jared France of Indiana, a daughter Brittany McDonald of South Carolina, grand children Christian France, Lexi France, and Ethan McDonald, a sister Angi (Greg) Beasley, a niece Dezza (Jay) Kemper, the and many friends. Hippie was proceeded in death by his father Thomas France, mother Thelma Wilson, grandparents Fred (Dezza) Wilson and his beloved Stephanie Butterfield. In accordance with his wishes Hippie was cremated after his death. A memorial service will be held at Tipsy River located at 45020 Manny Gautreau Rd, Prairieville, LA 70769 Saturday March 27, 2021 at 3:00 p.m. The service will be officiated by Pastor Dana Trahan of One Life Church, Port Vincent, LA.