Herbert Joseph Daigle

June 02, 1936 - December 13, 2017

Herbert Daigle

Herbert Joseph Daigle, 81, of Fannett, died Wednesday, December 13, 2017. He was born on June 2, 1936, in Church Point, Louisiana, to Ida Marie Carrier Daigle and Laurant Daigle, and was a longtime resident of the area.

In 1956, Herbert was living at the YMCA and working parking cars in downtown Beaumont, when he met Mary Nell. They married in 1957, and he started working for the Port of Beaumont as a Longshoreman, where he eventually retired after twenty-nine years. He enjoyed cooking and spending time with family and friends.

Herbert is survived by his wife, Mary Nell Daigle; son, Duke Daigle and his wife, Teri; daughters, Debbie Smith and her husband, Terry; and Holly Honeycutt and her husband Johnny; all of Fannett; sister, Theresa Beaugh, of Baton Rouge, Louisiana; grandchildren, Ty Daigle, MaryAnn Vandiver, Joey Craigen, CJ Smith, Shawn Smith, Bailee Honeycutt, and Jesse Honeycutt; and great-grandchildren, Landon Vandiver, Laney Vandiver, Cade Craigen, Brody Craigen; Colson Smith, Cody Smith, Samuel Smith, and Sadie Stanley.

He is preceded in death by his son, Joey Daigle; brothers, Horace and Linus; and sisters, Frances, Eurella, May, and Bell.

A gathering of Mr. Daigle's family and friends will begin at 3:30 p.m., with a Rosary recited at 6:00 p.m., Friday, December 15, 2017, at Broussard’s, 2000 McFaddin Avenue, Beaumont. His funeral service will be 11:00 a.m., Saturday, December 16, 2017, at Broussard’s, with his interment to follow at Magnolia Cemetery, Beaumont.

Memorial contributions may be made to Knights of Columbus Council #6763, 20246 FM 365, Beaumont, Texas 77705.

 

Video

Gathering of Family and Friends
2000 Mcfaddin Street Beaumont, TX 77701
Friday, December 15, 2017
3:30 p.m.
Rosary
2000 Mcfaddin Avenue Beaumont, TX 77701
Friday, December 15, 2017
6:00 p.m.
Funeral Service
2000 Mcfaddin Avenue Beaumont, TX 77701
Saturday, December 16, 2017
11:.00 a.m.
Interment
Magnolia Cemetery
2291 Pine St Beaumont, TX 77703

Comments (8)

  • NL

    18 July 2018 at 18:30 | #

    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).

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  • Charles Ray Thibodeaux

    16 December 2017 at 01:27 | #

    My deepest Condolences and Prayers to the family. Mr. Herbert was always nice and we could easily laugh together. Hes gonna be missed

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  • Becky Gatewood

    15 December 2017 at 00:05 | #

    Our thoughts and prayers are with you all during this difficult time. Pops was a great role model and will be missed.
    Steve, Becky, & Aaron Gatewood

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  • LUCRETIA ASHCRAFT BROWN

    14 December 2017 at 23:09 | #

    I SEND MY LUV AND CONDOLENCES TO ALL THE DAIGLE FAMILY...
    MAY GOD BLESS ALL

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  • Andrea Rodriguez

    14 December 2017 at 21:37 | #

    Rest in peace Pop. So glad I had the honor of knowing you. Prayers to your family and freinds.

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  • Joseph Daigle

    14 December 2017 at 21:30 | #

    One of the most respectable men I’ve ever know. A true family man. Rest In Peace Uncle Herbert

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  • Peggy Tristan

    14 December 2017 at 21:29 | #

    So sorry for your loss. Keeping the family in my prayers.

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    • Mona Carrier

      15 December 2017 at 21:20 | #

      Aunt MARY Nell, Children, extended family and friends;
      My condolences, prayers, blessings remaining with you all.

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