dominga gracia

January 23, 1927, March 12, 2018


Dominga “Dee” Gracia, 91, of Vidor, died Monday, March 12, 2018. She was born in Beaumont, on January 23, 1927 to Paula Guadiano Guerrero and Isidro Guerrero. “Dee” was a lifelong resident of the area.

Survivors include daughters, Sylvia Downs and her husband, Virgil, Sr.; Annette Marshall and her husband, Charles, Sr.; son, Johnnie Gracia, Jr.; grandchildren, Stephanie Thibodeaux and her husband, Brad; Michelle Anderson; Stacey Tatum and her husband, Trey; Virgil Downs, Jr, and his wife, Krystle; Billy John Downs and his wife, Katie; Charles Marshall, Jr.; and Tana Marshall; great-grandchildren, Bailey Rogers, Aniston Tatum, A.J. Tatum, Eneas Anderson-Escalante; Easton Downs, Addison Downs, Skylar Armstrong, Kenedee Richard, Kaden Richard, Bridgette Evick; siblings, Isidro “Butch” Guerrero and Raymond Gutierrez; Paula Guajardo, Margiret Ramirez, Olivia “Levy” Ramirez and Richard Gutierrez; numerous nieces; nephews; and many other family members and friends.

She was preceded in death by parents; husband, Johnnie Gracia, Sr.; sisters, Julia Guerrero and Goya Guerrero-Vargas; and brothers, Johnnie Gutierrez and Manuel Gutierrez.

A gathering of Mrs. Gracia’s family and friends will be from 4:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m., Thursday, March 15, 2018, at Broussard’s Chapel, 2000 McFaddin, Beaumont. A second gathering of Mrs. Gracia’s family and friends will be from 4:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m., with a Rosary recited at 6:00 p.m., Friday, March 16, 2018, at Broussard’s Chapel, Beaumont. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10:00 a.m., Saturday, March 17, 2018, at Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church, 1600 North Main, Vidor. Interment will follow at Memory Gardens, Nederland.




gathering of family and friends
Broussard's Mortuary - McFaddin Ave.
2000 Mcfaddin Street Beaumont, TX 77701
Thursday, March 15, 2018
4:00 pm until 9:00 pm
gathering of family and friends with rosary
Broussard's Mortuary - McFaddin Ave.
2000 Mcfaddin Avenue Beaumont, TX 77701
Friday, March 16, 2018
4:00 pm until 9:00 pm with 6:00 pm rosary
mass of christian burial
Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church
1600 North Main Vidor, TX 77662
Saturday, March 17, 2018
10:00 am
Memory Gardens Cemetery - Nederland
3098 Highway 69 North Nederland, TX 77627

Comments (9)

  • Pete Gracia (Johnnie's brother)

    16 March 2018 at 20:36 | #

    Dee always projected an air of serene contentment. I'll always remember her Mona Lisa smile.


  • Shelia Howard

    16 March 2018 at 15:58 | #

    Prayers of comfort extended to my friend Sylvia Downs and her family in the passing of her mom. Prayers that God will continue to bless you all with the wonderful memories of her a.


  • Hilda and Mark Gracia

    15 March 2018 at 08:00 | #

    Beautiful loving lady I recall meeting about 40 years ago. Dee is and was precious beyond words! My son, Mark, and I extend our deepest condolences to her family.


  • Tina Denton

    14 March 2018 at 20:07 | #

    Annette ~~~
    I am so very sorry to hear of your loss of your Mom. You and your family are in my thoughts & prayers.


  • Susan Hensley Collins

    14 March 2018 at 15:06 | #

    Sylvia and Family - I am so sorry to hear of your tremendous loss. I will hold you all close in my heart and prayers as you travel this most difficult road ahead. Love to you all.


  • Cindy and Wayne McEwen

    14 March 2018 at 13:16 | #

    What a joyous life. Our prayers and love are with all of you. May the Lord's presence be with you now and always.


  • Janet Padilla Sanchez

    13 March 2018 at 21:27 | #

    My love and prayers are with all of you.


  • Craig & Dianne Haynes

    13 March 2018 at 19:39 | #

    We are praying for the family and are so sorry for your loss. May our Lord give you strength and peace.


  • John and Clara Eads

    13 March 2018 at 18:21 | #

    So sorry for your loss. Prayers for the family.


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