I. R. "Buddy" Bordages

June 12, 1923, July 04, 2018

I.R. Bordages

I.R. “Buddy” Bordages, 95, of Hamshire, died Wednesday, July 4, 2018. He was born on June 12, 1923, in Beaumont, to Marie Bonnemaison Bordages and James Dennis Bordages.

Buddy was a retired Master Sergeant with the United States Air Force. He was a longtime resident of the Hamshire area and a rancher. He was a real cowboy with a great sense of humor.

He is survived by wife, Marlene Butaud Bordages, of Hamshire; son, Michael Bordages, of Labelle; daughters, Teresa Hill and her husband Lee, of Beaumont; Mary Falgout and her husband Kent, of Port Arthur; Joan Bordages, of Hamshire; and sisters, Sr. Raphael Bordages, Sr. Marie Bordages, Sr. Emily Bordages, Sr. Frances Marie Bordages, and Loretta Gary; brother, Walter Bordages; grandchildren, Karen Halstead and her husband Michael, of Houston; Jessica Schexnayder and her husband Jason, of New Orleans; Jennifer Nantz and her fiancé Jason McNeely, of Kingwood; Evan Hill of Arizona; and Ellis Smith of Kingwood.

A gathering of Mr. Bordages’ family and friends will be from 10:00 a.m. until 10:45 a.m., Monday, July 9, 2018, at Broussard’s Chapel, 134 West Buccaneer Drive, Winnie. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11:00 a.m., Monday, July 9, 2018, at St. Louis Catholic Church, 315 West Buccaneer Drive, Winnie, with interment to follow at Fairview Cemetery, Winnie.

Memorial contributions in Mr. Bordages’ name may be made to St. Anthony School Fund, 850 Forsythe, Beaumont, Texas, 77701.

Broussard's Mortury - Winnie
Broussard's Mortuary - Winnie, TX
134 Buccaneer Drive Winnie, TX 77665
A gathering of Family and Friends
Broussard's Mortuary - Winnie
134 W. Buccaneer Drive- Winnie, TX 77665
Monday, July 09, 2018
10:00 am until 10:45 am
Mass of Christian Burial
St. Louis Catholic Church
315 W. Buccaneer Drive Winnie, TX 77665
Monday, July 09, 2018
11:00 am
Fairview Cemetery
223 Cemetery Dr Winnie, TX 77665
St. Anthony School Fund
St. Anthony Cathedral Basilica School St. Anthony Cathedral School
850 Forsythe Beaumont, TX 77701

Comments (11)

  • RobertRek

    27 September 2018 at 09:28 | #



  • RobertRek

    20 September 2018 at 02:28 | #



  • Jerri Stahl-McCown

    10 July 2018 at 15:48 | #

    Theresa and family so very sorry to hear of your Dad's passing. Savannah and I are keeping you all in our thoughts and prayers.


  • Gayle Butaud

    06 July 2018 at 22:35 | #

    So sorry for your loss. Saying goodby isn't easy. Prayers for you all.


  • Susan Pinder ( Butaud)

    06 July 2018 at 22:18 | #

    May God be with the family LOVE and Prayers for all.


  • Charles and Darlene Melancon

    06 July 2018 at 20:25 | #

    Our prayers go out to the family. Had good times. So sorry.


  • Jo Frances Manuel

    06 July 2018 at 16:29 | #

    Marlene and Family,

    I am so sorry to hear of Buddy's passing. Please know you all are remembered in my prayers and thoughts.


  • Neil McFarland

    06 July 2018 at 14:56 | #

    Marlene I am so sorry to hear about Buddy. I have so many fond memories of him when he would bring his boat to take me fishing at the beach. I really enjoyed that last few times we were able to visit at your home. My prayers are with you and your family.


  • Charles & Susan Newcomer

    06 July 2018 at 03:30 | #

    Teresa & Jennifer-Our thoughts and prayers are with you.


  • Jennifer Bland

    06 July 2018 at 00:27 | #

    So sorry for your loss, Teresa.


  • James and Annetta Craigen

    06 July 2018 at 00:19 | #

    Mrs. Bordages, I’m so terribly sorry to hear of Mr Bordages’ passing. Please know you and yours are in my prayers.


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