Broussard’s Mortuary Nederland


505, North 12th Street, Nederland, Texas, 77627, United States,

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Broussard’s Mortuary Nederland Obituaries

Johnny Ray Ward
January 29, 1955 - September 20, 2023

Johnny Ray Ward, 68, of Lumberton, died Wednesday, September 20, 2023. He was born January 29, 1955, in Port Arthur, to Margie and Jimmy Ward. He is survived by his siblings, Larry Ward, Roger Ward and wife, June Broussard, and Debbie Johnson; and numerous nieces, nephews, great-nieces, great-nephews, and extended family. Johnny is preceded in death by his parents; sister-in-law, Anita Ward; brother-in-law, Robert Magana; and niece, Lori Ward. His services are pending under the direction of Broussard’s, 505 North 12th Street, Nederland. Memorial contributions in Mr. Ward’s honor may be made to the American Cancer Society, P.O. Box 6704, Hagerstown, Maryland 21741.

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Mary Ellen Stepherson
January 24, 1939 - September 16, 2023

Mary Ellen Stepherson, 84, of Nederland, died Saturday, September 16, 2023. She was born January 24, 1939, in Beaumont, to Edward Carter and Margarite Satcher Carter. She enjoyed gardening, listening to Dan Fogelberg, watching the Texas Rangers, Halloween, and wearing crazy socks. Her whole life revolved around her family. She was truly a joy to be around. Mary is survived by her sons, Larry Wayne Stepherson and Steven Stepherson, both of Nederland; grandson, Zachary Buchanan; and many nieces and nephews. She is preceded in death by her parents; loving husband, Lennis Stepherson, Jr.; and son, Edward Leroy Stepherson. A graveside service for Mary Stepherson will be at 10:00 a.m., Wednesday, September 20, 2023, at Oak Bluff Memorial Park, 618 Block Street, Port Neches, under the direction of Broussard’s, 505 North 12th Street, Nederland.

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Charlotte Ann Monroe
December 18, 1943 - September 5, 2023

Charlotte Ann Monroe, 79, of Port Neches, died Tuesday, September 5, 2023. She was born December 18, 1943, in Beaumont, to Ruby People Bean and Michael Bean. Charlotte was a beacon of light in our lives. Her radiant smile and caring demeanor could brighten even the darkest of days. She had an incredible gift for making everyone feel special, and she had a unique ability to bring people together. Charlotte’s presence was like a warm embrace, and she had an uncanny knack for lifting the spirits of those she encountered. A dedicated mother, Charlotte poured her heart and soul into raising her children, Brent and Dina. She instilled in them the same values of kindness, compassion, and love that she embodied every day. Her home was a place of comfort and love, where friends and family always felt welcomed. As time went on, she began a new phase of her […]

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Carol Sue Aucoin
September 14, 1953 - September 2, 2023

Carol Sue Aucoin, 69, of Nederland, died September 2, 2023. She was born September 14, 1953, in Wharton, to Lloyd L. Allen and Sue Ella Fitzgerald. She worked at 25 Optical for many years and enjoyed every day there. Most of all she loved spending time with family. Her favorite things to do on Saturday’s was to enjoy brunch and watching her granddaughter Audrey’s soccer games. You could also always find her spending time with her beloved dog, Cash. A couple of her many past times included scrolling through Facebook and savoring a cold Milwaukee’s Best. Survivors include her mother; daughters, Lindsey Granger, Jamie Scott and her husband, James, all of Beaumont; grandchildren, Audrey and Olivia; sister, Patti Haynes and her husband, David, of Nederland; brother, David Allen of Sam Rayburn; fur baby, Cash; and numerous nieces and nephews. She is preceded in death by her father. A gathering of […]

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Loretta Parker Richards
February 11, 1942 - September 2, 2023

Loretta Parker Richards, 81, of Port Neches, Texas passed away on Saturday, September 2, 2023, surrounded by her loved ones. At under 5′ tall, Loretta might have been short in stature, but she more than made up for her lack of height with her BIG personality. She would do anything it took to make people laugh. Some may remember her riding in her great-grandchildren’s Barbie jeep, zooming down the bounce house slide, participating in food fights in the Pompano staff kitchen, or showing off her “interesting” cactus clown. You may even have been lucky enough to have caught her dancing in the passenger seat on road trips or have received one of her singing voicemail messages. Sometimes all it took was hearing her boisterous laugh that would give anyone a fit of giggles. Loretta prided herself on being a hard worker. She worked at The Pompano Club for forty-three years. […]

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Blake Lee Brandin
November 22, 1979 - August 27, 2023

Blake Lee Brandin, 43, of Port Arthur, died Sunday, August 27, 2023. He was born November 22, 1979, in Port Arthur, to Donna Rogers Brandin and Wayman Brandin. Survivors include his parents, Donna and Wayman Brandin; children, Bryson Brandin, Baylee Brandin, Brayden Brandin, and McKynlee Brandin; and siblings, BreeAnn Abshire and husband, Heath, and Brent Brandin and wife, Britni. Blake loved his family, fishing, squirrel hunting, camping on the bayou, music, DJ’ing/mixing music, and had a passion for cooking. He enjoyed his work in general construction always proud of completed jobs they finished. A memorial gathering of Mr. Brandin’s family and friends will begin at 5:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m., Saturday, September 2, 2023, at Broussard’s, 505 North 12th Street, Nederland. His cremation arrangements will be handled through Broussard’s Crematorium, Beaumont.

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Astrid Lavinia Hathaway
July 22, 1993 - August 27, 2023

Astrid Lavinia Hathaway, 30, of Nederland, died Sunday, August 27, 2023. They were born July 22, 1993, in Nederland, to Rachel Primeaux and Scott Hamilton. Astrid will be remembered as someone with a huge personality that could light up any room they walked into and made friends everywhere they went. They loved fashion, books, jewelry, antiques, music, halloween, and their two cats, Luna and Diana. They had plans to start cosmetology school and become a nail technician. Survivors include their mother, Rachel Primeaux; maternal grandmother, Beatrice Primeaux; paternal grandmother, Marilyn Hamilton; paternal grandfather, Don Hamilton; paternal grandfather, Ronald Primeaux Sr.; step grandmother, Diana Caldronia; sisters, Aireana Pruitt, Isabella Pruitt and her boyfriend, Brandon Hinson; cousins, Julie Garcia and Meghan Summerfield; cousins, Tyler Settle, Amber Primeaux, and many others; godmother, Maria Padilla; aunts, Carmen Trahan, Cindy Primeaux Felter, Sharon Primeaux Fouquier, and Jenny Primeaux Schneider; uncle, Sean Hamilton; and their many […]

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Mozell Haney Whitman
March 3, 1927 - August 26, 2023

Mozell Whitman, 96, of Nederland, died Saturday, August 26, 2023. She was born March 3, 1927, in Pineland, to Elzie Payne Haney and Ripley Watson Haney. Mozell grew up in Call Junction, Texas. She went to high school in Kirbyville, however, would be most recognized with her girlfriends as the “Call girls.” These friends would remain lifelong friends and were often found playing cards, dominoes, or Rummikub. Mozell loved working puzzles, watching the Astros (win or lose), and occasionally trying her very good luck at the slots! Mozell was always willing to share her food, unless it was fried chicken or a hamburger. She was caught, on occasion, sharing with her furry pal, Todd. Mozell loved her family fiercely and she will be dearly missed. Survivors include her children, Lisa Whitman McGlothin and Rob Whitman and wife, Paula; grandchildren, Ashley McGlothin and wife, Jessica; Blaine McGlothin; and Keaton Davis and […]

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Helen Marie Hake
April 1, 1951 - August 24, 2023

Helen Marie Hake, 72, of Silsbee, died Thursday, August 24, 2023. She was born April 1, 1951, in Jefferson City, Missouri, to Bernita Wieberg Hake and Raymond Hake. Survivors include her children, Jennifer Simon and husband, Trevor Cole, of Lumberton, and Jason Simon and wife, Kimberly, of Silsbee; siblings, Nancy, Mary, Janet, Jeanet, Virginia, and Kenneth Hake; and grandchildren, Michael Hendrickson, Noah Hendrickson, Christopher Watson, Drake Simon, and Charlee Simon. She is preceded in death by her parents and siblings, Ron and Debbie. A gathering of Ms. Hake’s family and friends will begin at 9:00 a.m., with her memorial service at 10:00 a.m., Friday, September 1, 2023, at Broussard’s, 505 North 12th Street, Nederland. Her cremation arrangements will be handled through Broussard’s Crematorium, Beaumont.

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Laura Lee LeBlanc
April 8, 1963 - August 20, 2023

Laura Lee Leblanc, 60, of Groves, Texas passed away on August 20, 2023, at St. Elizabeth Hospital. Laura was born on April 8, 1963, to Allen Kipper and Adele Vokolek, in Junction City, Kansas. After graduating from Port Neches-Groves High School, she went on to work for the Federal Bureau of Prisons where she retired in 2014. After retirement, Laura found joy in spending time with her family and her cats. Her cat, Fred, spent many precious years by her side. Laura enjoyed going to the lake, visiting the beach, and attending church service in Hemphill, Texas. She spent nineteen wonderful years with the love of her life and husband, Timothy (TJ) LeBlanc. She was a devoted and loving mother, cat mother, and grandmother. Her greatest joy in life was being a mother. She is survived by her husband, TJ LeBlanc of Groves, Texas; her daughter, Whitney Legore and husband, […]

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Lexie LeAnn Baker
May 20, 2003 - August 20, 2023

Lexie LeAnn Baker “Lex”, 20, unexpectedly went home to be with the Lord on August 20, 2023. She was born May 20, 2003, in Ocala Florida, to Ty Christopher Baker and Christin LeAnn Baker. Her family relocated to Groves, Texas where she spent the remaining of her life. She worked as a server at Reel Cajun for the time being, she planned to later attend esthetician school to further her career. Although her life was cut short Lexie made sure to always live it to the fullest, there was never a dull moment around her. Besides spending time with her friends and family, Lexie loved the beach, listening to music, dancing, watching movies, the holidays, especially Halloween. It was by far her favorite time of the year. Lexie had a bright and energetic personailty. She touched many lives with her story. To know her was to love her. She may […]

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Dorris Emily Luther
September 18, 1923 - August 14, 2023

Dorris Emily Luther, 99, of Nederland, died Monday, August 14, 2023. She was born September 18, 1923, in San Antonio, to Beaulah Mae Crisman and John Harlin Crisman Survivors include her husband, Thomas Luther; children, Eileen Cribbs and Elaine Morris and husband, Mark; stepchildren, Shirley Luther and Judy Bridgwater; grandchildren, Tommy Cribbs; Ryan Bridgwater; Renee Whelply; seven great-granchildren; and sister, Florence Cooley. She is preceded in death by her parents; son, Allen Whelply; and sisters, Irma Farris and JoAnn Young. A gathering of Mrs. Luther’s family and friends will begin at 9:00 a.m., Friday, August 18, 2023, at Broussard’s, 505 North 12th Street, Nederland, with her graveside service at 11:00 a.m., at Oak Bluff Memorial Park, 618 Block Street, Port Neches. Memorial contributions in Mrs. Luther’s honor may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association, 225 North Michigan Avenue, Floor 17, Chicago, Illinois 60601.

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Antonio Cortez Sanchez
September 14, 1974 - August 9, 2023

Agent Antonio Cortez Sanchez, a dedicated U.S. Border Patrol Agent for 17 years, sadly passed away on Wednesday, August 9, 2023, at the age of 48. Born on September 14, 1974, in Mexico, to Antonio and Guadalupe Cortez, Antonio made a profound impact on the lives of those around him during his time on this earth. With a kind heart and a gentle spirit, he will be deeply missed by all who had the privilege of knowing him. Antonio’s career as a U.S. Border Patrol Agent showcased his unwavering commitment to ensuring the safety and well-being of others. He approached his duty with integrity and a strong sense of duty, leaving no stone unturned in his mission to protect his country. Antonio’s colleagues remember him as a reliable and dedicated individual who always went above and beyond to serve his community. His selflessness extended beyond his professional duties; he also […]

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James Roland Handley
July 19, 1939 - August 1, 2023

James Roland Handley, 84, of Nederland, passed away on Tuesday, August 1, 2023, at his current residence. He was born July 19, 1939, in Barnes, to Minnie Lee Handley and James Douglas Handley. He was a lifelong resident of Nederland, Texas. He was married to his wife, Carolyn Handley, for sixty-two years. He served for nine years in the Army National Guard. He retired from Neches Butane Products/Chevron Texaco Chemical after thirty-five years. He also served on the Jefferson County Water District #10 Board for 42 years. He enjoyed fishing, hunting, camping, and tending his garden. He also liked to build things in his shop. Survivors include his wife, Carolyn Handley; daughter, Ginger Meaux and husband, Regan; daughter, Cheri Champagne and husband, Kevin; son, Todd Handley and wife, Terry; sister, Betty Ann Devries and husband, George; seven grandchildren, Krystal Collier, Kristina Bryan, Alyssa Edwards, Christopher Roach, Dylan Meaux, Emily Thompson, […]

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Rhoda Edna Durden
October 3, 1934 - August 1, 2023

Rhoda Edna Durden, 88, of Port Arthur, went to be with the Lord Tuesday, August 1, 2023. She was born on October 3, 1934, in Louisiana, to Eva Gertrude McRee Roark and Homer Houston Roark. Rhoda married the love of her life, Yancy Durden, and together they began to build a life together.   Rhoda was the mother of three children, and she loved being a mom.  She ran a beauty shop from her home, and she welcomed neighbors and friends as they gathered at the shop for a cup of coffee and a good conversation.  She also had a great love for crossword puzzles, and you would find her working crossword puzzles for hours. Family meant everything to Rhoda, commonly known around town as “Mama D”.  She was a number one fan of her children, grandchildren, and even her great-grandchildren, and you would see her at sporting events, twirling recitals, […]

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Gary Neale Saunders
February 24, 1948 - July 31, 2023

Gary Neale Saunders, 75, of Nederland, died Monday, July 31, 2023. He was born February 24, 1948, in Springfield, Missouri, to Nina Downs Saunders and Neale Elliot Saunders. Survivors include his wife, Laura Saunders; daughter, Tammie Marshall, Angie Glidewell, and Lesa Morgan; sons, Greg Saunders and Glenn Saunders; brothers, Kenny Saunders and Lewie Saunders; and grandchildren, Jaysie Glidewell, Garet Marshall, Grant Marshall, Aiden Glidewell, Gannon Saunders, Ian Glidewell, Gracie Marshall, and Garen Saunders. He is preceded in death by his parents. Mr. Saunders’ cremation arrangements will be handled through Broussard’s Crematorium, Beaumont, under the direction of Broussard’s, 505 North 12th Street, Nederland.

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Harold Wayne Schkade
June 28, 1950 - July 23, 2023

Harold Wayne Schkade, 73, of Port Neches, Texas, passed away on, Sunday, July 23, 2023, after a long fight against Alzheimer’s disease. Harold was born on June 28, 1950, in Port Arthur, Texas to Walter August Schkade and Lorene Bernice Domaschk Schkade. Harold was born the youngest of four siblings. He graduated from Thomas Jefferson High School in 1968 and enlisted in the United States Navy in 1974 where he was a Fire Control Technician and worked with guns and security clearance. Shortly after the Navy, he hired into Texaco Oil Refinery, which was later bought out as Huntsman Refinery and worked as an Electrician for 40 years and retired there in 2016. He obtained his Master Electrician License and to help further his career he attended Lamar University where he completed his Associates of Applied Science Degree. Harold put family first always. He was dedicated to raising two daughters […]

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John Joseph “Jack” Roderick
July 16, 1945 - July 14, 2023

Jack Roderick, 77, of Port Neches, died Friday, July 14, 2023. He was born July 16, 1945, in Somerville, Massachusetts. Survivors include his wife, Myrna Roderick; children, Shawn Roderick and fiance, Jeanne Hipke; Shannon Hardy and husband, Kevin; and Shane Roderick; and grandchildren, Makensie Roderick; Jordyn Roderick; Krista Hardy; and Morgan Hardy. He is preceded in death by his mother, Elsie Hoffman. Mr. Roderick’s cremation arrangements will be handled through Broussard’s Crematorium, Beaumont, under the direction of Broussard’s, 505 North 12th Street, Nederland. Memorial contributions in Mr. Roderick’s honor may be made to American Cancer Society, P.O. Box 6704, Hagerstown, Maryland 21741.

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Stacey “Bubba” Williams
January 31, 1975 - July 14, 2023

Stacey “Bubba” Williams, 48, of Nederland, died Friday, July 14, 2023. He was born January 31, 1975, in Nederland, to Jana Lea Johnson and Ray Allen Williams. Survivors include his wife, Julie Babin Williams; sons, Justin Allen Williams and Layton Eric Williams; stepson, Alan Michael Mitchell; mother, Jana Leblanc and husband, Andrew; father, Ray Williams and wife, Judy; sister, Kelly Williams; nephew, Trendon Castillo; lifelong friend, Toby Moss; as well as aunts, uncles, and extended family. He is preceded in death by his grandparents. A gathering of Mr. Williams’ family and friends will begin at 4:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m., Saturday, July 22, 2023, at Broussard’s, 505 North 12th Street, Nederland. His cremation arrangements will be handled through Broussard’s Crematorium, Beaumont. Memorial contributions in Mr. Williams’ honor may be made to the American Cancer Society, P.O. Box 6704, Hagerstown, Maryland 21741.

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Bobby Sherrill Dean, Sr.
April 2, 1941 - July 12, 2023

Bobby Sherrill Dean, Sr., 82, of Port Neches, died Wednesday, July 12, 2023, at The Medical Center of Southeast Texas. He was born April 2, 1941, in Rogersville, Alabama, to Edna Mae Dean and Robert Ellis Dean. Survivors include his children, Deborah Wagner and Bobby Dean, Jr. and wife, Donna; grandchildren, Bobby Dean III; Jennifer Latiolais and husband, Troy; and Joshua Dean and wife, Jenna; great-grandchildren, Emma Latiolais, Nora Latiolais, Audrey Latiolais, and Jett Dean; sisters, Doris Taylor and Robbie Weeks; and brother, David Dean. He is preceded in death by his parents; first wife, Patricia Dean; and second wife, Joyce Dean. Mr. Dean’s cremation arrangements will be handled through Broussard’s Crematorium, Beaumont, under the direction of Broussard’s, 505 North 12th Street, Nederland.

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Doris Jean Roebuck
May 31, 1938 - July 7, 2023

Doris Jean Roebuck, 85, of Nederland, Texas, went home to be with the Lord on July 7, 2023. She was born in Zavalla, Texas, on May 31, 1938, to Donald and Mollie (Lock) Brown. Because her mother died just eight days after her birth, Doris was raised by Mollie’s brother, Bill Locke, and his wife, Jesse, her “Momma and Daddy,” who did not have any children of their own. They loved her more than anything and “spoiled her rotten,” as she would admit. Just prior to graduating from Zavalla High School in 1956, she married the love of her life, Frank Roebuck, her husband for the next 67 years. She and Frank lived in Port Arthur, Texas, and Groves, Texas, before settling in Beauxart Gardens, near Nederland, where they remained for the next 58 years. In 1970, Doris began her career as a tax preparer for H&R Block, during which […]

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Shirley Mae Coggins Blackwell McCorvy
November 10, 1945 - July 4, 2023

Shirley Mae Coggins Blackwell McCorvy, 77, died Tuesday, July 4, 2023. She was born November 10, 1945 in Pacolet, South Carolina. Shirley graduated from Thomas Jefferson High School in Port Arthur, Texas in 1964.  She married Eddie McCorvy in 1965 and had two sons, Michael and Patrick McCorvy.  Shirley was an active volunteer in her sons’ schools throughout their childhoods while working at the daycare of 4th Avenue Baptist Church in Port Arthur, Texas.  Shirley founded and operated Wee Care Daycare in Port Arthur, Texas before selling it in the early 1990s to focus on her family. Shirley was a devoted wife and mother, but an especially loving and supportive grandmother to her five grandchildren.  She was affectionately known as “Nana” to her grandchildren and their friends, who she often thought of as her own.  Her grandchildren were the light of her life.  She was happiest when spending time with […]

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Donna LaRue Streadl
November 16, 1955 - June 26, 2023

LaRue Streadl, 67, of Nederland, died Monday, June 26, 2023. She was born on November 16, 1955, in Kirbyville, to Donna Neely and George Day. LaRue enjoyed shopping on QVC and taking care of her beloved cats, Lucy and Abby. She loved her home and the color pink. LaRue was a nurse for forty-two years, retiring from The Medical Center of Southeast Texas. She absolutely loved decorating for the holidays, especially Halloween, and passing out candy to the children. Most importantly she loved her boys and being a grandmother. Survivors include her husband, David Lee Streadl, of Nederland; sons, Justin Streadl and his wife, Brittany, of Lake Jackson; Dustin Streadl and his wife, Randi, of Nederland; and Brandon Streadl and his wife, Tonya, of Nederland; grandchildren, Clayton, Cilia, Vivian, Cooper and Piper; sister, Mendy Ener, of Newton; and numerous nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents; […]

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William Wallace Norman
February 10, 1955 - June 24, 2023

William Wallace Norman, Jr., 68, of Port Arthur, died Saturday, June 24, 2023. He was born February 10, 1955, in Memphis, Tennessee, to William Wallace Norman, Sr., and Mary Louise Bass. He is survived by his wife, Cindy Norman of Port Arthur; son, William Garrett Norman of Port Arthur; daughter, Emily Louise Harper and her husband, Paul O’Neal, of Vidor; granddaughter, Rebecca Louise Harper; brother, Tim Norman and his wife, Cindy Jo, of Port Arthur; nephew, Joshua Norman and his wife, Kayla, of Nederland. Mr. Norman is preceded in death by his parents. In William’s teenage and college years he enjoyed outdoor activities, especially water skiing. He was known to be a “jack of all trades”. In his adult life, he enjoyed computer games and spending time with his family. Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society, P.O. Box 6704, Hagerstown, MD 21741. A gathering of Mr. […]

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Darla Denise Schwartz
April 3, 1963 - June 24, 2023

Darla Denise Schwartz, age 60, of Groves, Texas, went to her heavenly home on June 24, 2023. Darla was born in Port Arthur, Texas, to JoNell and Harry Hebert on April 3, 1963, the youngest and only girl of four children. She attended Groves schools and graduated from Port Neches Groves Highschool in 1981. Darla started work for Applied Standards Inspection shortly thereafter, which became a lifelong, thirty-eight-year career. From a beginning clerical position, she moved to administrative duties, then management, and finally to company ownership with her superior skills and winning personality. There was very little Darla could not do, and when faced with new challenges, she made it her business to learn with determination and perseverance. Darla married Emmanuel Schwartz in 1994, and they began building a life together of work and travel and welcomed their beloved son, Jacob in 1998. Darla loved the beach, was a primo […]

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Diane Grace LaPoint
December 25, 1945 - June 22, 2023

Diane Grace LaPoint (Me-Me) 77, of Nederland Texas peacefully passed from this earth on June 22nd, 2023, at Baptist Hospital, in Beaumont, Texas after a brief illness. She was born on December 25th, 1945, in Luling, Texas. She is preceded in death by her husband James Andrew LaPoint and son Kelly Lloyd LaPoint.   Raised in Luling, San Antonio, and Port Neches, she attended Beautician School and then Lamar University where she received her CNA certificate. After marrying James LaPoint, she and her family moved from Nederland, Texas to Alaska where she raised 5 children off the grid in a log cabin. Diane worked with and trained Alaskan sled dogs training for the Iditarod. After several years of living in Alaska, the family returned to Nederland where she faithfully served the local community. From being team mom to Secretary of Nederland Junior League Football she supported kids sports and athletics […]

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Robert Edward “Bobby” Hanicak, Jr.
August 3, 1946 - June 19, 2023

Robert Edward “Bobby” Hanicak, Jr., 76, of Port Neches, died Monday, June 19, 2023. He was born August 3, 1946, in Port Arthur, to Lillie M. Haigans Hanicak and Robert Edward Hanicak, Sr. Bobby enjoyed nature and feeding the birds, taking long drives in nature, and hunting and fishing. He loved taking trips to see his girls and family. He will forever remain a loving husband, father, and Grandad. Survivors include his daughters, Brandi LaFleur and husband, Joel, of Garden Valley, Idaho; Holli Porterfield and husband, Lonnie Halbert, of Denver, Colorado; and Keri Leavell, of Port Neches; grandchildren, Kolten, Lili, Mason, and Molli; sister, Vicki Lynn Nicholson and husband, Rick, of Nacogdoches; long-time companion, Joan Krause, of Nederland; nephew, Ian Nicholson; as well as numerous other friends and family. Bobby will be especially missed by his many friends of Bill W. He is preceded in death by his parents and […]

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Steven Richard Pullin
February 3, 1955 - June 19, 2023

Steven Richard Pullin, 68, of Nederland, Texas, passed away on June 19, 2023. Steve was born on February 3, 1955, to Osamay (OH) and Earlene Pullin in Port Arthur, Texas. After graduating from Nederland High School in 1973, he married his soulmate, Sharon Pullin (Rienstra) and served six years in the Navy as a nuclear operator. During his service, he was blessed with three beautiful children. Upon his Honorable Discharge from the Navy, he began his career as a Nuclear Reactor Operator, working himself to Senior Reactor Operator, Senior Reactor Operator Training Instructor, and Nuclear Regulatory Commission Exam Writer, in Russellville, Arkansas Nuclear Power Plant. Steve was an avid hunter and fisherman who loved being outdoors. He taught and mentored his children on how to hunt, fish, and provide for their family.  It was during this time he created very close relationships with other families from the Russellville area. Resulting […]

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Aubrey Lee McKee
July 31, 1981 - June 18, 2023

Beloved husband, son, and friend, Aubrey Lee McKee, 41, of Beaumont won his fight and entered the Gates of Heaven Sunday, June 18, 2023, at his residence after a hard-fought battle with Glioblastoma Brain Cancer for over two and a half years.  He was born July 31, 1981, to Steve and Paula McKee. Aubrey graduated from Thomas Jefferson in 1999.  He enjoyed his years in the refinery with Team Industrial Services as a CAD and NDE Technician.  He loved the Houston Texans and Houston Astros, even getting to watch them in person become World Series champions.  He loved bowling and golfing, was a drummer in the band, Motorbud, and loved playing the role of a Stormtrooper for local charity events.  He married the love of his life on January 2, 2021, and loved spending time and traveling with her and loving their two dogs.  He had a heart of gold, […]

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Phyllis Ann Davis Theriot
May 29, 1957 - June 18, 2023

Phyllis Ann Davis Theriot went home to spend eternity with her Heavenly Father on Sunday, June 18, 2023. She was surrounded by her loved ones holding her hand. She lived a long, happy life and was well loved. Phyllis was born on May 29, 1957, in Nederland, the fourth child of the late James “Arky” Davis and Bettie Cowart Davis. She attended Nederland High School, graduating in 1975. Phyllis met the love of her life, John Theriot, at the skating rink in 1972. They married November 7, 1975, and had one son, Jason. Phyllis spent her life loving and caring for her husband and son. She was always excited to be a part of the Nederland Band Booster Club supporting Jason’s love for music. Phyllis enjoyed spending time with family. Together she and Jason spent special holidays baking their legendary peanut butter cookies for family and friends. Being somewhat competitive, […]

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