Ellis James Dionne

August 12, 1952 - March 25, 2018

Ellis Dionne

Dionne, Ellis James - 8/12/1952 - 3/25/2018

It is with profound sadness that we announce the death of Ellis Dionne who passed suddenly in the early morning hours on March 25th 2018, at the age of 65.

Ellis was an avid outdoorsman who spent many hours with friends and family hunting at the deer lease or fishing in many Texas waterways. He was a proficient hunter with all manners of firearms and bows, an avid reader, a track star in high school, and he loved crossword puzzles. His careers included shrimp boat hand, pipe fitter, roofer, refinery hand, and hazardous waste disposal.

Ellis was beloved and will be missed by many. He was married to Luzena Dionne on December 17, 1982, and was father to Russell Myles Irving (Nicole), William Mark Irving (Lauren), Roger Simrau Dionne (Tara), Heather Michelle Dionne, Rebecca Elizabeth Dionne (Thomas), and grandfather to Daphanie, Trinity, Kaley, Ellis, Carolann, Alexis, Leeland, Roger, Ella, Gryphon, Faith, Gavin, and Oliver. He is also survived by his mother Donna Simrau Dionne brother Roger Dionne and neice Jamie Dionne, father-in-law William Jannise, sister-in-law Diana McCullough, nephews Truxton McCullough (Kim), Joshua McCullough (Emily), Joseph McCullough (Traci), Dannis McCullough (Emily), and great neices and nephews Grace, Kolin, Hannah, Luke, Jenna, Abigail, Billy, Brooke, Cadence, Kerrigan, Landon, and Brandt, Jasper, and June.

He was preceded in death by his father Russell Dionne, sister Hazel Dionne, granddaughter Novalee, brother-in-law Frank McCullough, and great nephew Alexander.

A gathering of Mr. Dionne’s family and friends will be from 5:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m., Thursday, March 29, 2018, at Broussard’s, 1605 North Major Drive, Beaumont. His funeral service will be 10:00 a.m., Friday, March 30, 2018, at Broussard’s, with his interment to follow at Rosedale Cemetery, Sour Lake.


Gathering of Family and Friends
Broussard's Mortuary - Major Dr.
1605 N. Major Drive Beaumont, TX 77713
Thursday, March 29, 2018
5:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m.
Funeral Service
Broussard's Mortuary - Major Dr.
1605 N. Major Drive Beaumont, TX 77713
Friday, March 30, 2018
10:00 a.m.
Rosedale Cemetery
Old Beaumont Road Sour Lake, TX 77659

Comments (5)

  • NL

    23 June 2018 at 21:35 | #

    My sincere condolences to the family at this difficult time. May you all seek God for comfort, peace, strength and support (2 Cor 1:3).


  • Rebecca Krueger-Hutchinson

    30 March 2018 at 06:56 | #

    We are so sorry for your loss. All of you are in our thoughts and prayers R.i.p Ellis. You will be missed.
    Love your cousin Becca & Mike


  • Ellis Dionne

    29 March 2018 at 20:39 | #

    We are all so sad to hear of Ellis’ passing. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all. Love you.
    Winston and Pam and family


  • Judi and Ronnie Benoit

    29 March 2018 at 20:06 | #

    I am so sad to hear this news. God rest his soul and comfort his loved ones. Ronnie and Judi Benoit


  • Jeff Murfin

    28 March 2018 at 20:29 | #

    Good bye old friend,and Hunting buddy,I will miss you! RIP.


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