William Achel Carr

November 25, 1924, November 06, 2017

William Achel Carr

William Achel Carr, 92, of Beaumont, died Monday, November 6, 2017, at Baptist Hospitals of Southeast Texas, Beaumont. He was born on November 25, 1924, in Mauldin, Arkansas, to Rosa Coomer and William Roy Carr. He was a United States Navy veteran and retired from Suburban TV as an electronics technician after thirty-five years of service.

William is survived by his daughters, Gloria Serafino and her husband, Mart, of Beaumont and Glenda Beggs and her husband, Mike, of Arkadelphia, Arkansas; step-daughters, Vonda Earnhart and her husband, Steve, of Austin and Janice Bonura, of Beaumont; step-son, Walter Shackleford, of Beaumont; grandchildren, Jake Serafino, Chad, Darrel, Jessica, Jeremy, Jason, and Daniel; and sister, Royce Lee Robbins.

He is preceded in death by his parents; first wife, Nagene Carr; second wife, Willie Carr; daughter, Deborah Carr; and six brothers.

A gathering of Mr. Carr’s family and friends will begin at 12:00 p.m., with his funeral service to follow at 1:00 p.m., Thursday, November 9, 2017, at Broussard’s, 1605 North Major Drive, Beaumont. His interment will follow at Hinson Cemetery, DeRidder, Louisiana.

Memorial contributions may be made to Humane Society of Southeast Texas, P.O. Box 1629, Beaumont, Texas 77704.


Gathering of Family and Friends
1605 N. Major Drive Beaumont, TX 77713
Thursday, November 09, 2017
12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Funeral Service
1605 N. Major Drive Beaumont, TX 77713
Thursday, November 09, 2017
1:00 p.m.
Highway 464 DeRidder, Louisiana

Comments (3)

  • Joann Whisenhunt

    09 November 2017 at 17:41 | #

    Gloria, Glenda and Royce Lee, So sorry for your loss. I have good memories of Uncle Achel! You all are in my thoughts and prayers. Love you all!


  • Karen Allen

    08 November 2017 at 02:47 | #

    He was a part of my life when I was a kid . My grandmother loved him dearly. So sorry for your loss . My prayers are with you.


  • Beverly Collins-Kelly

    07 November 2017 at 21:21 | #

    Glenda, you are in our thoughts and prayers. Love you


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