Doris (Bustle) Levan

August 8, 1935 ~ September 29, 2022 (age 87)


Doris Bustle Levan, 87, of Statesville, passed away Thursday, September 29, 2022, at Brookdale Peachtree Senior Living.

Mrs. Levan was born August 8, 1935, in Iredell County, the daughter of the late Charlie Armfield Bustle, Sr. and Mabel Shell Bustle.  She was married to Harlee Eugene Levan who passed away in 2007.  Doris was a homemaker, creating a place of love for her husband and children.  She attended Monticello Baptist Church.

In addition to her husband and parents, Doris was preceded in death by her son, Mark Levan, her brother, C.A. Bustle, Jr., her sisters, Edna Lackey and Helen Brewer, her granddaughter, Melissa Roche, 2 brothers-in-law, 1 sister-in-law, and her fur baby, “Tootsie”.

Those left to cherish Mrs. Levan’s memory include, her daughters, Ann Levan Cape (Wayne) and Pam Levan Current, her sons, Johnny Levan (Martha) and Jimmy Levan (Diana), her sisters, Joann Bustle Wallace, and Louise Bustle Christie (Doug), her grandchildren, Dana Stewart, Timothy Cape, Denise Carlisi, Amanda Perry, Kaitlyn Levan, Jason Levan, Josh Levan, Matt Current, and Brittany Levan.  Survivors also include 16 great-grandchildren and 8 great-great grandchildren.

A funeral service to celebrate the life of Doris Levan will be conducted 2:00 pm, Wednesday, October 5, 2022, at Troutman Funeral Home Chapel, the Reverend Jacob Scott will officiate.  The family will visit with friends from 1:00-2:00 pm prior to the service.  Burial will follow funeral service at Iredell Memorial Gardens. 

Those wishing to make memorials are asked to consider Hospice of Iredell County, 2341 Simonton Road, Statesville, NC 28625, or The Alzheimer’s Association, 225 N. Michigan Ave., Fl. 17, Chicago, IL 60601.

To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Doris (Bustle) Levan, please visit our floral store.


October 5, 2022

1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Troutman Funeral Home
345 North Main Street
Troutman, NC 28166

Funeral Service
October 5, 2022

2:00 PM
Troutman Funeral Home
345 North Main Street
Troutman, NC 28166

Interment following funeral service
October 5, 2022

Iredell Memorial Gardens
2304 Shelton Ave.
Statesville, NC 28677


Hospice and Palliative Care of Iredell County
2341 Simonton Rd., Statesville NC 28625

Alzheimers Association
4600 Park Rd, Suite 250, Charlotte NC 28209
Tel: 1-980-498-7760

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