Broussard’s Mortuary Nederland

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505, North 12th Street, Nederland, Texas, 77627, United States,
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Broussard’s Mortuary Nederland Obituaries

Alicia McClain
February 11, 1985 - November 26, 2021

Alicia Janae McClain, 36, of Port Arthur, died Friday, November 26, 2021, at The Medical Center of Southeast Texas, Port Arthur. She was born February 11, 1985, in Oceanside, California, to Jennie Elizabeth Jones McClain and Reginald David McClain, Sr. Alicia was a 2003 graduate of Memorial High School, Port Arthur. She loved music and during her high school years, she was a drum major and played clarinet. She was very talented and won several UIL competitions. Alicia was the owner of Pudding Express and she was well-known for her phenomenal banana pudding. She enjoyed cooking, playing cards, and traveling. Alicia was also the family babysitter. She loved children and she will be missed by all that knew her. Survivors include her mother, Jennie McClain; daughter, Aubrey-Faith Irene McClain; siblings, Reginald David McClain, Jr. and wife, Chasidy; Jaleesa Garlington and husband, Quarmaine; and Dominque Bryant and husband, Kendrick, all of […]

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Odessa Cooper
May 1, 1953 - November 23, 2021

Odessa Alejandra Cooper, 68, of Nederland, died Tuesday, November 23, 2021, at Baptist Hospitals of Southeast Texas, Beaumont. She was born May 1, 1953, in Tegucigalpa, Honduras, to Rosa Angelica Duran and Salomon Borjas, Sr. Odessa was devoted to serving her community. She was a volunteer for the Southern Baptist of Texas Convention, a seven-year volunteer with the American Red Cross, and a fourteen-year volunteer with The Salvation Army. Survivors include her husband, Larry Cooper, Sr.; sons, Benjamin “Rian” Cooper and Buddy Cooper and wife, Mindy; grandchildren, Jasmine Macalya Cooper; Grayson Marie Cooper; Portlan Reeve Cooper; and Valex Rayne Cooper; sisters, Linda Jannette Galo Reyes and husband, Dr. Ruben Reyes and Belinda Borjas Garcia; brothers, Fausto Francisco Galo Borjas and Salomon Reynieri Borjas; and numerous nieces and nephews. She is preceded by her parents and brother, Sergio Danilo Borjas Garcia. A memorial service for Mrs. Cooper will be celebrated at […]

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Hugo Thomas Berube
July 9, 1932 - November 21, 2021

Hugo Thomas Berube, 89, of Port Arthur, died Sunday, November 21, 2021. He was born July 9, 1932, to Helen Kelso and Arthur Berube, in Port Arthur, Texas. He was a loving husband and enjoyed woodworking. Survivors include his daughter, Faith Berube; granddaughters, Emily and Samantha Carr; son, Tommy Berube; daughter, Hope Sterling; three other grandchildren and six great-grandchildren. Hugo is preceded in death by his wife Linda Williamson Berube; parents Helen Kelso Berube and Arthur Berube; sisters, Cynthia Nicholson and Dorothy Adair. A gathering of Mr. Berube’s family and friends will begin at 12:00 p.m., with his funeral service to follow at 2:00 p.m., Friday, November 26, 2021, at Broussard’s, 505 North 12th Street, Nederland, with his interment will follow at Memory Gardens Cemetery, Nederland. Please observe social distancing guidelines. By attending any public event, you are acknowledging the risk of exposure to the Coronavirus. Please follow the guidelines […]

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Carrel Hanley
October 20, 1927 - November 16, 2021

Carrel Frank Hanley, 94, of Nederland, passed away Tuesday, November 16, 2021. He was born October 20, 1927, in Flatwoods, Louisiana, to Harriet Martin and William L. Hanley. Carrel was a United States Army veteran having served during World War II. He was lifetime member of the Carpenters Local and retired from Ameripol-Synpol Refinery. Carrel was charter member of Wesley United Methodist Church and later in life a member of First United Methodist Church. He always loved to help people in any way that he could. Carrel was a loving and caring husband, father, mentor, and friend. Survivors include his son, Matt Hanley and wife, Dawn; daughter, Mariann Curtice and husband, Britt; daughters-in-law, Carolyn Hanley and Ashley Hanley; grandchildren, Nicole Hanley; Brittney Curtice; Carra Curtice; Jason Hanley; Ashley Melancon; Kodie Hanley; Camryn Hanley; and Andrew Hanley; and great-grandchildren, Devin Kibodeaux, Kolbie Curtice, and Lauren and Madison Melancon. Carrel is preceded […]

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Linda Felder
September 12, 1947 - November 11, 2021

Linda Dawn Felder, 74, of Port Acres, died Thursday, November 11, 2021, at The Medical Center of Southeast Texas, Port Arthur. She was born September 12, 1947, in Phillips, Texas, to Dawn Lucille Fitzjarrald Hughes and Doyle Price Hughes. Linda was a dedicated and active member of her community. Over the years she committed much of her time as a member or participant in The Order of The Eastern Star; Daughters of the Nile; Social Order of the Beauceant; KAIROS; Emmaus Community; Southeast Texas Veterans Group; and the Women’s Auxiliary of the Cashan Grotto. Linda was also the Sunday School superintendent of her church and she served as a board member for The International Order of the Rainbow for Girls. Linda enjoyed crafting and working with her hands such as needlepoint, arranging flowers, and decorating cakes.  She loved artwork and traveling. Above all else, she cherished the time she spent […]

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Doug Brandin
November 24, 1937 - November 8, 2021

Douglas E. Brandin, 83, of Nederland, passed away Monday, November 8, 2021. He was born on November 24, 1937, in Beaumont, to Lillian Loyd Riley and Elmo Johnson, later adopted by Charles Elwyn Brandin. Doug was a Texas National Guard veteran. He retired from Dupont as a Lab Technician after more than thirty years of service. Doug was a longtime member of Central Gardens Baptist Church and a Deacon of the Mid County Baptist Church. He enjoyed fishing and tinkering on cars. Doug volunteered at The Medical Center of Southeast Texas for many years. Survivors include his daughters, Kim Shirley of Conroe and Kelli Kimball and her husband, George, of Nederland; grandchildren, Joshua and his wife, Brie; Brittiny; Sarah; Joshua; and Jeremy and his wife, Mandy; seven great-grandchildren; brother, Neil Brandin and his wife, Rhonda, of Nederland; and sisters, Cindy Stanley and her husband, John, of Burleson; Wanda Butaud and […]

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Gloria Poche
August 1, 1933 - November 4, 2021

Gloria Poche, 88, of Groves, died Thursday, November 4, 2021, at Oak Grove Nursing Home, Groves. She was born August 1, 1933, in Port Arthur, to Maurice and Alice Green. Gloria enjoyed taking trips to the casino to play bingo and the slot machines. Survivors include her son, Ricky Poche; daughter, Lisa Poche; grandsons, Jason Poche and wife, Whitney and Kristopher Creel and wife, Joanna; great-grandchildren, Ella Poche and Abigail, Greenlee, Gunner, and Katelyn Creel; and numerous nieces and nephews. She is preceded in death by her parents; brother, Joseph “Patrick” Green; and daughter, Leslie “Karen” Watts. A gathering of Ms. Poche’s family and friends will be 9:00 a.m. until 12:00 p.m., Tuesday, November 9, 2021, at Broussard’s, 505 North 12th Street, Nederland. Her graveside service will follow at 12:30 p.m., at Greenlawn Memorial Park, 3900 Twin City Highway, Groves. Please observe social distancing guidelines. By attending any public event you […]

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Antonio Ceja Figueroa
December 18, 1935 - October 27, 2021

Antonio Ceja Figueroa, 85, of Hamshire, died Wednesday, October 27, 2021, at The Medical Center of Southeast Texas, Port Arthur. He was born December 18, 1935, in Cotija, Michoacán, Mexico, to Elvira Ceja and Benjamin Figueroa. Antonio was a longtime faithful member of Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church, Port Arthur. He owned Antonio’s Liquor Store, Port Arthur for over thirteen years. Antonio enjoyed working on his ranch and tending to livestock and was a well-known welder in the Port Arthur area. He is survived by his children, Carmela Figueroa Hardy and husband, James, of Port Arthur; Martha Figueroa Lara, of Mexico City, Mexico; Graciela Pompa and husband, Jose, of Fannett; Esperanza Rodriguez and husband, Mario, of Fannett; Antonio Figueroa and wife, Monserratt, of Port Arthur; and Danny Figueroa and wife, Ashley, of Sugarland; sixteen grandchildren; fourteen great-grandchildren; and siblings, Fidelia, Josefina, Consuela, Theresa, Celia, Alicia, Alfonso, and Roberto Figueroa. […]

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Romana Estrada Olivas
August 9, 1962 - October 26, 2021

Romana Estrada Olivas, 59, of Hamshire, died Tuesday, October 26, 2021, at Christus Southeast Texas – St. Elizabeth, Beaumont. She was born August 9, 1962, in Riva Palacios Chihuahua, Mexico to Maria Olivas and Samuel Estrada. Romana enjoyed traveling especially visiting the beach. She was a very hard worker and enjoyed gardening and raising chickens. Romana loved game nights with her family and friends. Her favorite color was blue, and she had the biggest sandal collection because she could never pass up a pair that caught her eye. Survivors include her husband, Lorenzo Bravo, of Hamshire; children, Maribel Arroyos, of Nederland; Brenda Arroyos, of Hamshire; Alva J. Ontiveros and husband, Mario C., of Port Arthur; and Edgar Arroyos and wife, Kristen, of Nederland; grandchildren, Jaribel; Dayami; Joanne; Jorge; Lidia; Mario; C-Jay; Niya; Dylan; Ellie; and Abel; siblings, Isidro Estrada and wife, Fidela; Susana Corona and husband, Francisco; Norma Jaquez and […]

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Charles Gladden Cumbaa
June 23, 1936 - October 22, 2021

Charles Gladden Cumbaa, 85, of Nederland passed away at home, Friday, October 22, 2021. He was born on June 23, 1936, to Wilma and Jack Cumbaa in Mobile Alabama. Charles grew up in Galveston raised by Wilma and Joseph Thompson, his mother and stepfather. He graduated from Ball High School, attended the University of Houston and graduated from Lamar University with a BBA degree. While at the University of Houston, he lived in a house off campus with his fraternity brothers. This is where he met the love of his life Norma. He enlisted in the Air Force Reserves in 1961 and was honorably discharged in 1967. He and Norma wed in 1962 celebrating 59 years together this past July. Charles enjoyed a career as a CPM Certified Purchasing Manager with Norville Wilder, Drago Supply and retired from Temple Inland in 2000. He was an active member of Sabine Neches […]

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Juan Vazquez
May 6, 1942 - October 20, 2021

Juan Vazquez, 79, of Port Arthur, died Wednesday, October 20, 2021. He was born May 6, 1942, in Coahuila, Mexico, to Maria De Jesus Moreno and Juan Vazquez. Cremation arrangements for Mr. Vazquez will be handled through Broussard’s Crematorium, Beaumont, under the direction of Broussard’s, 505 North 12th Street, Nederland.

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William Brown
October 2, 1948 - October 20, 2021

William Brown, 73, of Port Arthur, died Wednesday, October 20, 2021, at Christus Southeast Texas – St. Elizabeth, Beaumont. He was born October 2, 1948, in Port Arthur, to Geraldine Stewart Brown and James Douglas Brown. Cremation arrangements for Mr. Brown are being handled through Broussard’s Crematorium, Beaumont, under the direction of Broussard’s, 505 North 12th Street, Nederland.

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Reagan Leone
August 7, 1949 - October 16, 2021

Reagan Earl Leone, 72, of Nederland, died Saturday, October 16, 2021. He was born August 7, 1949, in Beaumont, to Josephine “Cheddy” Alvarez Leone and Clinton Reagan Leone. Reagan was employed by Borden for many years delivering milk. He later started his own business and retired as a carpenter. In his younger years, he coached youth sports. Reagan enjoyed hunting and drag racing. Above all else, he cherished the time he spent with family and friends. Survivors include his wife, Marian Leone, of Nederland; children, Jere Redd, of Grand Prairie; Vanessa Hofstad and husband, Kevin; and Tiffany Castleman and husband, William, all of Nederland; grandchildren, Anthony; Jonathan; Daniel; Joshua; Malia; Meagan; Chris; Nathan; Lance; and Cianna; seven great-grandchildren; siblings, Deborah Guidry and Reagan’s brother-in-law, Larry, of Port Arthur; Gena Brammer and husband, Scott; and Karl Leone and wife, Sharon, all of Nederland; close family friend, Lisa A. Morse; and numerous […]

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Clyde “Lee” Oleson, Jr.
May 10, 1937 - October 15, 2021

Clyde “Lee” Oleson, Jr., 84, of Nederland, passed away peacefully on Friday, October 15, 2021, at Baptist Hospitals of Southeast Texas, Beaumont, after being treated for Alzheimer’s disease. God mercifully took him home and ended that journey. He was born May 10, 1937, in Baytown, to Francis “Thelma” Sammons Oleson and Clyde Lee Oleson, Sr. Lee attended Baytown schools and graduated from Robert E. Lee High School in 1955. He went on to join the Corp of Cadettes and attend his beloved A & M University. Lee graduated with his bachelor’s degree in chemistry in 1961. He later returned to school at Sam Houston State University where he earned his master’s in chemistry with minors in math and physics in 1966. In 1961, he started a teaching position in Somerset where he met his wife, Patsy Culp. They were married on May 26, 1961 and celebrated sixty years together this […]

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Josie Harper
July 7, 1963 - October 15, 2021

Josie Harper, 58, of Nederland, died Friday, October 15, 2021, at Baptist Hospitals of Southeast Texas, Beaumont. She was born July 7, 1963, in Mathis, to Paula Olivares Garcia and Jose G. Garcia, Jr. Josie was employed with Carl Johnson’s Florist company for fifteen years. Her faith was the most important thing to her. She enjoyed baking cakes and cooking, crafting and sewing, and making floral arrangements. Josie was the type of person that never met a stranger. She was a true caregiver to all. Above all else, she cherished her family and loved being “Lita” to her grandchildren. Survivors include her parents, Paula and Jose Garcia; husband, Ricky Harper, of Nederland; children, Johnika Seals and husband, Louis, of Temecula, California; John Paul Sanders and wife, Britney, of Livingston; Joshua Sanders and wife, Felicia, of Livingston; Halasi Harper and fiancé, Colton Matt, of Nederland; and Makaley Halliburton and husband, Dillan, […]

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Patricia Ann DeVillier
November 13, 1958 - October 13, 2021

Patricia Ann DeVillier, 62, of Groves, died Wednesday, October 13, 2021. She was born on November 13, 1958, in Port Arthur, to Lela Faul Touchet and Leander Touchet, Sr. Patricia was very strong in her faith. She was a devoted Catholic and loved praying the Rosary. Patricia was an amazing cook, especially comfort foods. She loved dancing and could not sit still. She would travel with her husband of forty-two years all around to festivals to dance. Patricia also enjoyed working in her flower beds. Most important to her, were her children and grandchildren. Survivors include her children, Jessica Allen and her husband, Mike, of Bridge City; Kasie Resweber and her husband, Daniel, of Groves; and Brandon DeVillier; grandchildren, Angel, John, Natalye, Azalie, Michelle, Lily, Eli, Leander, Atticus, and Wyatt; brothers, Leander Touchet, Jr. and Ben Touchet; daughter-in-law, Brittney Kitchell; and numerous nieces, nephews, and extended family members. She was […]

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Thomas Talbert
November 25, 1938 - October 12, 2021

Thomas Truett Talbert, 82, of San Antonio, died Tuesday, October 12, 2021. He was born November 25, 1938, in Port Arthur, to Margaret Eugenia Oliver Talbert and George Truett Talbert. Thomas was a United States Air Force veteran. Survivors include his children, Jason Talbert and wife, Cynthia, of San Antonio; John Talbert and wife, Jeri, of Kingwood; and Jeff Talbert and wife, Tammy; grandchildren, Dillion Talbert; Schuyler Talbert; Chandler Talbert; Rumer Talbert; Kaitlyn Hollier; Kelley Hollier; Christopher Cantu; Carolyn Gonzales; Vanessa Rodriguez; Brendan Talbert; Mandy Talbert; and Missy Talbert; and brother, Ronald Talbert. He is preceded in death by his parents; wife, Annette Talbert; daughter, Jennifer Hollier; and brother, George Talbert. A gathering of Mr. Talbert’s family and friends will be 1:30 p.m. until 2:30 p.m., Friday, October 15, 2021, at Broussard’s, 505 North 12th Street, Nederland. His graveside service will follow at 3:00 p.m., at Oak Bluff Memorial Park, […]

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Patricia Nell Ellis
April 25, 1931 - October 11, 2021

Patricia Nell “Pat” Fowler Ellis, 90 years of age, passed on Monday, October 11, 2021 at Holland Place in Nederland, Texas. Pat was born April 25, 1931 in Nederland Texas to the late William R. Fowler and Nellie Fowler. She was the oldest of 2 children. She called Nederland home for 90 years, living in the house built by her grandparents. Pat married her high school sweetheart, Billy, on June 10, 1951, her first and only love. She was a “stay at home” mom and loved spending time with her family. She was an avid reader of the Bible and created a 5th grade Bible Study that she taught in 5th grade Bible Class for over 20 years. Pat was a force of nature and funny. She stood for what she believed in, which is rare these days. You never had to wonder what she thought, she always had an […]

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Stacie Lynn Williams
December 31, 1957 - October 11, 2021

Stacie Lynn Williams, 63, of Port Neches, died Monday, October 11, 2021, at Christus Southeast Texas – St. Elizabeth, Beaumont. She was born December 31, 1957, to Mildred Ann Abadie Schmidt and Joseph Cornelius “J.C.” Schmidt. Stacie attended Thomas Jefferson High School, Port Arthur. She met her husband, Brad, and was married on September 1, 1974. Brad is the love of her life and soulmate to the truest form. They were married for forty-seven years and virtually inseparable. Stacie and Brad raised two sons, B.J. and Chris, who are loving husbands and fathers raising their beautiful grandkids. Her five grandkids call her, “CiCi”. You could frequently find her at any of her grandkid’s baseball games, church events, or school activities. Stacie worked for many years as an Instrument and Electrical Designer. She later followed in her sons’ footsteps and became a nurse. She worked as an ICU nurse and hospice […]

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Jean Matthew Judice
September 21, 1950 - October 10, 2021

Jean Matthew Judice, 71, of Beaumont, passed away Sunday, October 10, 2021. He was born on September 21, 1950, in Port Arthur, to Rose Mae Hall Judice and Alvin Paul Judice. Jean was a United States Marine Corps veteran having served in the Vietnam War. He worked at Texaco Refinery and retired from Austin Industries. He enjoyed the outdoors fishing, hunting, and riding his Harley. Jean was most proud of his three sons and was a dedicated father. Survivors include his sons, Joshua Matthew Judice and his wife, Miranda; William Paul Judice and his fiancée, Breezie Marie Crump, all of Beaumont; and Jean Matthew Judice, Jr. of Nederland; grandchildren, Cassandra Lynn Judice and Liam Wade Judice; sister, Darla Ann Nobles of Beaumont; brother, Kevin Leo Judice and his wife, Vicki, of The Woodlands; and numerous nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents; and brother, Glenn Paul […]

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George Gooch
January 1, 1945 - October 7, 2021

George Raymond Gooch, 76, of Groves, died Thursday, October 7, 2021, at Mid Jefferson Extended Care Hospital, Nederland. He was born January 1, 1945, in Michigan City, Indiana, to Dorothy Marie Jakobek Gooch and Raymond George Gooch. Survivors include his wife, Caryl Gooch, of Groves; children, Greg Gooch and wife, Ann, of Cary, North Carolina; Sue Alto and husband, Michael, of Hagerstown, Maryland; George Ryan Gooch and wife, Nadya, of Austin; Matthew Rankin and wife, Keri, of Seattle, Washington; and Adam O’Farrell and wife, Rosie, of San Diego, California; grandchildren, Theo; Lyla; Ben; Lexi; Jackson; Mae; Grace; Maryna; Bella; and Kristian; and siblings, Joy Keziah and husband, Bud, of Florida; Faith Harvey, of Chicago, Illinois; and Gary Gooch and wife, Nancy, of Florida. He is preceded in death by his parents. A memorial service for Mr. Gooch will be 4:00 p.m., Saturday, November 6, 2021, at Broussard’s, 505 North 12th […]

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Tamara “Tammy” McCown
September 11, 1965 - October 6, 2021

Tamara Lee “Tammy” McCown, 56, of Nederland, died Wednesday, October 6, 2021, at The Medical Center of Southeast Texas, Port Arthur. She was born September 11, 1965, in Springfield, Illinois, to Ethel Lydia Somerfield Smuck and Frank Smuck. Survivors include her husband, Donald McCown; son, Dylan McCown, both of Nederland; stepdaughter, Kristen Wilson, of Mineola; granddaughter, Kaylee Wilson; sister, Peggy LeBlanc and husband, Greg, of Nederland; and many nieces, nephews, and extended family members. She is preceded in death by her parents; brother, Jack Wise; and sister, Carol Isom. Mrs. McCown’s graveside service will be 3:30 p.m., Saturday, October 9, 2021, at Oak Bluff Memorial Park, 618 Block, Port Neches, Texas, under the direction of Broussard’s, 505 North 12th Street, Nederland. Memorial contributions may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, Tennessee 38105. Please observe social distancing guidelines. By attending any public event you […]

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Alice Longoria
August 7, 1953 - October 6, 2021

Alice Gail Longoria, 68, of Nederland, died Wednesday, October 6, 2021. She was born August 7, 1953, in Galveston, to Julia G. Longoria and Joe D. Longoria. Survivors include her siblings, Alfred Longoria and Sylvia “Syl” Nations, both of Nederland; nephews, David and Jessie Longoria; nieces, Alexis Grandchampt and husband, Patrick and Julie Sandlin; and great nieces and nephews, Grant Longoria; Drew Longoria; Mylie Dossey; Brylan Dossey; Gabriel Grandchampt; Waylon Hooks; Wyatt Hooks; Ashar Grandchampt; and Elisa Grandchampt. She is preceded in death by her parents; brother, Richard Longoria; and sister, Linda Longoria. Cremation arrangements for Ms. Longoria will be handled through Broussard’s Crematorium, Beaumont, under the direction of Broussard’s, 505 North 12th Street, Nederland.

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Byron Walker, Sr.
August 16, 1938 - October 3, 2021

Byron Paul Walker, Sr., 83, of Nederland, died Sunday, October 3, 2021, at Christus Southeast Texas – St. Elizabeth, Beaumont. He was born August 16, 1938, in Port Arthur, to Emelie Marie Provost Walker and Irven Joeseph Walker, Sr. Byron was a United States National Guard veteran and a longtime member of the Knights of Columbus. He was a faithful member of St. Charles Borromeo Catholic Church, Nederland.  Involved with his church, Byron was a lector for many years and taught religious education for several years. With God first and foremost in his life, Byron was quick to help others in need, selflessly volunteering both time and money for the sake of others. An avid reader and history buff, he was involved in Galveston history, renovated a historic home, worked on the Elissa and supported the Galveston Historical Foundation. As a parent and grandparent, “Dad/Grandpa” was deeply involved with exposing […]

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Dora Sanchez
May 2, 1948 - October 1, 2021

Dora Sanchez, 73, of Nederland, died Friday, October 1, 2021. She was born May 2, 1948, in Brownsville, to Maria Louisa Guerrero Sanchez and Lorenzo Sanchez. Dora was a lab tech for Texas State Optical for many years. After retirement she joyously spent most of her time helping to take care of her grandchildren. Survivors include her children, Bobby Blankenship, Jr. and wife, Christina, of Beaumont and Emilia Blankenship and husband, Javier Deleon, of Nederland; grandchildren, Dora; Nikki; Mia; Gabriella; Naomi; Diana; Bobby III; and Jennifer; and siblings, Hector; Henry; Tony; Frankie; Marsolino; Rich; Jesus; Virginia; Alice; Maria; Loli; and Socorro. She is preceded in death by her parents; daughter, Jennifer Louisa Wilson; and brother, Emilio Sanchez. Cremation arrangements for Ms. Sanchez will be handled through Broussard’s Crematorium, Beaumont, under the direction of Broussard’s, 505 North 12th Street, Nederland.

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Lucille Allen Smith
January 1, 1929 - September 29, 2021

Lucille Allen Smith, 92, of Fannett, passed away Wednesday, September 29, 2021, at The Medical Center of Southeast Texas, Port Arthur, after a brief illness. She was born January 1, 1929, in Merryville, Louisiana, to Bertie Elvie Lanier Willett and James Thomas Willett. She was the oldest daughter of seven siblings. Lucille was affectionately known as Mom, Nenaw, Aunt Lucy, and Lou. She married William Ronald Allen, Sr. on August 2, 1947. Like many others, Ronald began working at the Texaco Refinery Co. They made their home together in Port Arthur where they raised their children. In her earlier years, Lucille was a stay-at-home mom until she began providing childcare to other young children. She later began a career in clothing retail sales and management having been employed with Evan Sturges; R. Harland’s; K-Mart; and Dryden’s Department Store. Lucille also worked with Margie Dismukes at Joey’s Candies and Gift Shop. […]

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Nicole Robinson
November 13, 1988 - September 26, 2021

Nicole Lou Robinson, 32, of Port Neches, died Sunday, September 26, 2021. She was born November 13, 1988, in Nederland, to Melissa Kay DeRouen Newsom and Mitchell Newsom. Survivors include her parents, Melissa and Mitchell Newsom; children, Robert and Norah Newsom, all of Port Neches; brother, Joseph Spears, of Nederland; and numerous aunts, uncles, nephews, nieces, and cousins. A gathering of Nicole’s family and friends will be 5:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m., Monday, October 4, 2021, at Broussard’s, 505 North 12th Street, Nederland. Her cremation arrangements will be handled through Broussard’s Crematorium, Beaumont. Please observe social distancing guidelines. By attending any public event you are acknowledging the risk of exposure to the Corona Virus. Please follow the guidelines provided by the Centers for Disease Control: cdc.gov

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William Henry Denzlinger, III
December 14, 1949 - September 25, 2021

William Henry Denzlinger, III, 71, of Jasper, passed away Saturday, September 25, 2021. He was born on December 14, 1949, in Port Arthur, to Ida Marie Foxworth Denzlinger and William Henry Denzlinger, Jr. Survivors include his wife, Marie Denzlinger of Jasper; son, Doug Alexander and his wife, Kim, of Jasper; grandchildren, Kendra Alexander; Austin Alexander and his wife, Randi; and Colton Alexander; great-granddaughter, Oaklynn Alexander; great-grandson, Greyson Alexander; brothers, Jimmy Denzlinger of Port Neches and Darren Denzlinger of Jasper; and numerous nieces and nephews. He is preceded in death by his parents. The family would like to thank the staff of Harbor Hospice for the excellent care provided to William. Mr. Denzlinger’s memorial service will be 3:00 p.m., Saturday, October 16, 2021, at Camp Freedom Church, 442 Private Road 8002, Jasper.  His cremation arrangements were handled through Broussard’s Crematorium, Beaumont, under the direction of Broussard’s, 505 North 12th Street, Nederland. […]

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Edna Lindsey
July 23, 1937 - September 25, 2021

Edna “Fay” Lindsey, 84, of Nederland, Texas, passed away peacefully in her sleep Saturday, September 25, 2021, at Arden Place, Beaumont, Texas. She was born July 23, 1937, in Huntsville, Alabama, to Iva Warden Benson and Oliver Buck Benson. Fay was raised in Cotton Valley Louisiana and graduated from Cotton Valley High School. In 1974, she and her family made Nederland, Texas home. Fay worked in several retail locations and for TE Moor Insurance until 1985. She enjoyed traveling and spending time at her home on Toledo Bend with her family and friends. She is survived by her sister-in-law, Glenda Crawford Benson, of Waskom, Texas; siblings, Raymond Benson and wife, Rita; Nona Snyder, of Anchorage, Alaska; and Mona Benson Mercer, of Waskom, Texas; daughters, Jan Lindsey-McDougle and husband, Neal, of Nederland, Texas and Tami Lindsey, of Beaumont, Texas; grandchildren, James P. Bryan and wife, Tracie; Jennifer Bryan-Callahan and husband, Jeremy; […]

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Horace Martin
October 14, 1943 - September 24, 2021

Horace Martin, 77, of Orange, passed away on Friday, September 24, 2021. He was born on October 14, 1943, in Lake Arthur, Louisiana, to Bertile LeJune Martin and Eddie Martin. Survivors include his sisters-in-law, Ruth Martin and Barbara Martin, both of Nederland; numerous nieces, nephews, and extended family members; and friends, Paul Gough, Duane Behnke, Lonnie Richard, and Brady Lewis. He was preceded in death by his parents; brothers, P.J. Martin and Clyde Martin; and sister, Irene Craigen. The family would like to thank his caregivers, Coralene Dupree-Peck, Fannie “DeDe” Richard, Nedra Francis, Liz Riggs, and Mari Aquillard. A gathering of Mr. Martin’s family and friends will begin at 8:30 a.m., with his funeral service at 10:00 a.m., Friday, October 1, 2021, at Broussard’s, 505 North 12th Street, Nederland. His interment will follow at Oak Bluff Memorial Park, Port Neches.

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