Broussard’s Mortuary Nederland
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Broussard’s Mortuary Nederland Obituaries
William Henry Denzlinger, III, 71, of Jasper, passed away Saturday, September 25, 2021. He was born on December 14, 1949, in Port Arthur, to Iola 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; and brothers, Jimmy Denzlinger of Port Neches and Darren Denzlinger of Jasper. He was preceded in death by his parents. The family would like to thank the staff of Harbor Hospice for the excellent care provided to William. Cremation arrangements for Mr. Denzlinger will be handled through Broussard’s Crematorium, Beaumont, under the direction of Broussard’s, 505 North 12th Street, Nederland.
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, and Nedra Francis. A gathering of Mr. Martin’s family and friends will begin at 8:30 a.m., with his funeral service following 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.
Dennis Edwin Huckaby of Lumberton, made his journey home to be with his wife and our Lord on Thursday, September 23, 2021. He was born on October 6, 1938, in Ville Platte, Louisiana to Carrie Prather Huckaby and Dennis Fleet Huckaby. Dennis had a passion for teaching and coaching. He put in countless number of hours with many hockey players. One year, they even made it to Spain for the Olympics. Dennis was inducted into the coach’s Roller Hockey Hall of Fame. Dennis retired from Mobile Oil Refinery as an Electrical Engineer in the early 90s. Then Dennis was called to Newfoundland, Canada to help restart a refinery after it had burned to the ground. After he had retired for the second time, just a couple years later, Dennis found himself working again for the Beaumont Enterprise throwing a paper route. Dennis was a big guy with an even bigger […]
Barbara Hebert, 88, died Tuesday, September 21, 2021. A gathering of Mrs. Hebert’s family and friend will be from 12:30 p.m. until 2:30 p.m., Saturday, October 2, 2021, at Broussard’s, 505 North 12th Street, Nederland. Her graveside service will follow at 3:00 p.m., at Oak Bluff Memorial Park, 101 Block Street, Port Neches.
Victoria Nielsen, 55, died Monday, September 20, 2021, at Houston Methodist Hospital. She was born January 20, 1966. Services for Mrs. Nielsen are pending, under the direction of Broussard’s, 505 North 12th Street, Nederland. 409.722.3456
Saddie Ruth Hong was born and passed on Saturday, September 18, 2021, at The Medical Center of Southeast Texas, Port Arthur, to Holland Morales and Sunny Hong. Saddie is survived by her parents; brother, Kai Hong; grandparents, Penny and Wesley Ellis and Donna Sanderson; uncle, Charles Ellis and wife, Candice; aunt, Samantha Ellis and fiance, Derrick Cloud; aunt, Sage Ellis and fiance, Kevin Santos; and many cousins and extended family members. Cremation arrangements for Saddie will be handled through Broussard’s Crematorium, Beaumont, under the direction of Broussard’s, 505 North 12th Street, Nederland.
Glorious Margaret “Gloria” Huckaby, 90, of Lumberton, made her journey home to be with our Lord Friday, September 17, 2021. She was born January 11, 1931, in Ville Platte, Louisiana, to Clara Mae DeVille Vidrine and Louis Vidrine. Everyone who knew Gloria loved her. She was a mom and granny to all. Survivors include her husband, Dennis Edwin Huckaby; children, Bill Mitchell and wife, Deborah; Susan Lowe; Pam Stevens; Barbara Mitchell; and Robin McLemoire and husband, Mike; grandchildren, Stephanie Goodman; Casey Mitchell and wife, DeeAnn; Christina Odom and husband, Kenneth; Angela Cluck and husband, David; Ashley Guidry and husband, Joseph; Kamron Mitchell; Chelsea Lowe; and Christopher Stevens; fourteen great-grandchildren; and eight great-great-grandchildren, all of whom she loved dearly. She is preceded in death by her parents, Clara Mae and Louis Vidrine; sisters, Barbara Yielding and Ruth DeVille; and grandson, William Mitchell, Jr. A gathering of Mrs. Huckaby’s family and friends […]
Anita Philen Hennigan, 70, of Bridge City, passed away Friday, September 17, 2021, at Christus Dubuis Hospital of Beaumont. She was born July 9, 1951, in Natchitoches, Louisiana, to Hazel Mae Jowers Philen and Albon Milton Philen. Anita was employed with Bridge City Independent School District for twenty-years as a custodian. She enjoyed watching football, especially the Bridge City Cardinals and the Texans. She loved cooking, so much so that every weekend she would cook like it was Thanksgiving. Most of all, Anita adored her grandson. Survivors include her daughter, Rebecca Prevost and husband, Brian, of Orange; grandson, Adam Prevost; son, David Hennigan, of Bridge City; and brothers, Hershel Philen and wife, Janet and El Ray Philen and wife, Bobbie, all of Bridge City. She is preceded in death by her parents and sister, Evelyn Broussard. A memorial service for Ms. Hennigan will be celebrated 11:00 a.m., Monday, September 27, […]
Jo Ann Dockens, 52, of Groves, died Thursday, September 16, 2021. She was born April 6, 1969, in Port Arthur. Jo Ann graduated from Port Neches – Groves High School where she was an Indianette and an Officer. In her younger years she played softball in the Groves Girls Softball League, and she took dance for thirteen years. She even won Miss Congeniality as a Cav-Oil-Cade participant. Jo Ann attended Lamar University, Beaumont and received her Bachelor of Theology from Triumph Bible Institute. She was a very active member of her community and truly loved to do the Lord’s work. She was a faithful member of Life Church, Port Arthur where she was an elder and youth pastor. Jo Ann enjoyed being involved in her church and community. Over the years she has served as a volunteer for the Life Youth intern coordinator; as a band mom she was an […]
Diana Lynn Bailey, 65, of Nederland, passed away Monday, September 13, 2021. She was born on August 25, 1956, in Port Arthur, to Lovey Dean Ann Fonenot Tompkins and Barney Bonapart Tompkins. Survivors include her siblings, Craig Champeaux and his wife, Sherry of Beaumont and Rhonda Duhon of Nederland; nephew, Blake Phillips, and numerous nieces, nephews, and extended family. Cremation arrangements for Ms. Bailey will be handled through Broussard’s Crematorium, Beaumont, under the direction of Broussard’s, 505 North 12th Street, Nederland.
Sandra Carol Ludwig, 65, of Bridge City, passed away Sunday, September 12, 2021. She was born on February 2, 1956, in Frankfort, Germany, to Bertie Louise Primrose Bryant and Clifton Bryant. Survivors include his daughters, Lisa Gilbert and her husband, David, of Jasper and Rhonda Tyson and her husband, William of Wiergate; grandchildren, Phillip Bradley and his wife, Kelley; Lauren Bradley; Savanah Tyson; Waylon Tyson; Mason Meredith; and Jacob Gilbert; and great-grandchildren, Kenlie Tyson and Marlee Bradley. She was preceded in death by parents; husband, Mark Ludwig; and daughter, Mary Bradley. A memorial service for Mrs. Ludwig will be held 2:00 p.m., Saturday, September 18, 2021, at First Baptist Church, 200 W Round Bunch Road, Bridge City. Cremation arrangements were handled through Broussard’s Crematorium, Beaumont, under the direction of Broussard’s, 505 North 12th Street, Nederland. Memorial contributions may be made in Mrs. Ludwig’s memory to Shriners Hospitals for Children, Processing […]
Irma Sanchez, 66, of Port Arthur, passed away Saturday, September 11, 2021. She was born on July 6, 1955, in Cuernavaca, Mexico. Survivors include her husband, Arturo Barba, of Port Arthur; children, Nayeli Toledo and husband, Raul Rodriguez; Alberto Toledo, Jr. and wife, Sara, all of Port Arthur; Alex Toledo and wife, Brooke Bomar, of Groves; Luis Barba; and Andres Barba and wife, Graciela Enriquez, all of Port Arthur; grandchildren, Angel Robles and wife, Lillianna; Julissa Toledo; Raul Rodriguez; Ivan Toledo; Charisma Toledo; Alberto Toledo III; Natalie Rodriguez; Alex Toledo, Jr.; Arianna Rodriguez; Daniella Toledo; Isaac Barba; and Andrew Toledo; great-grandson, Roman Robles; brothers, Primo Sanchez and wife, Reyna and Eduardo Sanchez and wife, Carolina; and sisters, Rosa Sanchez and husband, Miguel Martinez; Esperanza Sanchez and husband, Andres Garcia; Sylvia Sanchez and husband, Pedro Cisneros; Alicia Sanchez and husband, Mike Mora; Laura Sanchez and husband, Alberto Mendoza; Ede Sanchez and […]
Henry Seidal Monk, Jr., 67, of Beaumont, passed away Saturday, September 11. 2021. He was born on August 9, 1954, in Port Arthur, to Deloris Ann Romero Monk and Henry Seidal Monk, Sr. Survivors include his father, Henry Monk, Sr.; sisters, Melanie Werner and her husband, Shon; brother, David Monk and his wife, Linda; daughter, Heather Savignano and her husband, Len and Wendy Aldridge; sons, Henry Monk, III and his wife, Melanie; Justin Monk and his significant other, Amanda Rodriguez; Dylon Monk and his significant other, Angela Smith; grandchildren, Johnathon and his wife, Kattllin; Jordan and his fiancée, Savannah; Jaydan; Cailen; Avery; and Henry IV; great-grandchildren, Braylen, Blakely, and Everleigh. He was preceded in death by his mother, Deloris Monk; brother, Dan Monk; grandchild, Tristan; and great-grandchildren, Ella. A gathering of Mr. Monk’s family and friends will be from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m., Thursday, September 16, 2021, at Broussard’s, […]
Alvin Joseph Poche, 93, of Port Arthur, died Friday, September 10, 2021, at Bonne Vie Skilled Nursing, Port Arthur. He was born March 13, 1928, in Breaux Bridge, Louisiana, to Linda Roberts Poche and Joseph Poche, Sr. Alvin was a United States Army veteran having served during the Korean War. Survivors include his brother, Harry Poche and wife, Joyce, of Breaux Bridge, Louisiana and numerous nieces, nephews, and extended family members. He is preceded in death by his parents; two sisters; and six brothers. A graveside service for Mr. Poche will be 2:00 p.m., Thursday, September 16, 2021, at Memory Gardens of Jefferson County, Nederland. 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
Carl Francis Howton, Sr., 63, of Beaumont, died Friday, September 10, 2021. He was born on April 10, 1958, in Washington, D.C., to Margaret Anne Murphy and Lawrence Walter Howton, Jr. Carl was a United States Army veteran. He worked in auto sales and was an avid fisherman. He also loved to cook. Survivors include his wife, Liz Howton; children, C.J. Howton, Jr.; Kelly Wright and her husband, Scott; Tammy Rashall and her husband, Rocky; Terry Jones; grandchildren, Kassiddi Wright, Chasidy Britt, Thomas Jones, Canyon Rashall, Colston Rashall, and Callen Rashall; sister, DeeDee Laymon, and her husband, Tony; brother, Donald Schaefer, and his wife, Deborah; sister, Denise Vought, and her husband, Don; mother-in-law, Beth LeBlanc; four brothers-in-law and their spouses; one sister-in-law and her spouse; and multiple nieces, nephews, and friends. Carl is preceded in death by his grandparents who raised him, Carl and Margaret Sharp; parents, Margaret Anne Murphy […]
Val James Lyons, 83, passed away Friday, September 10, 2021. He was born on February 3, 1938, in Iota, Louisiana, to Georgiana Washington Lyons and Louis Lyons. Val was a 1957 graduate of Lincoln High School. He retired after 25 years of service as a New York City Subway Operator. Val was an Honorably Discharged from the United States Army veteran. He loved westerns, Dallas Cowboys, and playing Dominoes. Survivors include his wife of twenty-eight years, Mary Lyons of Port Arthur, who he referred to as Mrs. L and a devoted and caring wife; children, Stephanie Lyons Brown (Richard), of Bronx, New York and Raven Lyons of Port Arthur; grandchildren, Jermare Michaux and Simone Brown; great-grandchild, Tatyanna Evelyn; sister, Bernadine Paulk of San Diego, California; brother, Clarence Lyons of Port Arthur; sisters-in-law, Marilyn Drake (George); Selina Kelly; and Novella Foster; brothers-in-law, Edward Kelly (Betty); Ronald Kelly; and Kevin Kelly (Tiffany); […]
Caitlyn Renee Tompkins, 24, of Port Neches, died Friday, September 10, 2021. She was born August 12, 1997, in Nederland, to Cathy Dianne Gibson Tompkins and William Corey Tompkins. Caitlyn was an adventurous person. She enjoyed off-roading, camping, and swimming. She also enjoyed baking and shopping. Most of all, she loved to spend time with her family and friends. Survivors include her parents, Cathy and William Tompkins; husband, Alexander Guerrero; daughter, Isabella Rose Guerrero; brother, Clayton Tompkins; sister, Olivia Flores; and aunt and uncle, Ramona and Dave Johnson. She is preceded in death by her grandparents, Freddie and Albert Gibson. A memorial service for Caitlyn will be celebrated 10:00 a.m., Saturday, September 25, 2021, at Fellowship Baptist Church, 1315 South 27th Street, Nederland. Cremation arrangements for Caitlyn will be handled through Broussard’s Crematorium, Beaumont, under the direction of Broussard’s, 505 North 12th Street, Nederland. A memorial service will be held […]
Karen Romero Adcock, 71, formerly of Groves, passed away Thursday, September 9, 2021, at Houston Methodist Hospital after losing her battle with Covid. She was born October 7, 1949, in Port Arthur, to Frances Louise Cotton and Willis Joseph Romero, Sr. Karen attended Port Neches Groves ISD prior to graduating from Nederland High School in 1968. Later that year, she married the love of her life, Billy Adcock. The two were married for forty-seven years before his passing in 2015. Karen was a devoted Christian and a member of St. Peter’s Catholic and Apostolic Church in Groves. This faith provided her strength during her struggles in recent years. She was an employee of Southwestern Bell/AT&T in Beaumont and retired after more than thirty years of service. Karen never met a stranger and held a special place in her heart for animals, especially her beloved pets. To know Karen was to […]
Kelly Ray McCullough, 48, of Nederland, passed away Wednesday, September 8, 2021, at The Medical Center of Southeast Texas, Port Arthur. He was born February 27, 1973, in Port Arthur, to Carrie Louise Bizot McCullough and John Gregory McCullough. Kelly earned his Bachelor of Science degree from Lamar University, Beaumont. He was also an Eagle Scout. He enjoyed gaming, creating miniature figures and models, and going to the movies with his sons and friends. He especially loved the Star Wars and Halloween movies. Kelly truly loved his dogs and most of all he cherished his family. Survivors include his wife of eighteen years, Jennifer McCullough, of Nederland; children, Carson Kuhn, Erica Kuhn, and Matthew McCullough; grandson, Mateo Maddox; parents, Carrie and John McCullough; brother, Ian McCullough and wife, Jessica; mother-in-law, Nancy McComic, all of Nederland; and father-in-law, James Broussard and wife, Sue, of Pipe Creek. A gathering of Kelly’s family […]
Lois Hemby, 91, of Nederland, died Wednesday, September 8, 2021. She was born October 16, 1929, in Fostoria, Texas, to Ola Murphy Collins and Oladge Collins. Lois was known to be an excellent cook. She enjoyed exercising and visiting with her grandchildren. She was a faithful member of Central Baptist Church, Port Neches. Survivors include her daughters, Glenda Lois Burke and husband, Kerry, of Groves and Diana Lynn Lindsay, of Nederland; grandsons, Roger Lindsay, Jr., of Nederland and John Colville and wife, Kristy, of Willis; great-grandchildren, Kristina Lindsay and Ashley Lindsay and fiance, Justin Diehl; great-great-granddaughter, Ave Rain Lowe; brother, O.L. Collins and wife, Jimmie Lee, of Kountze; and step grandchildren, Lori Wheeler and Kima Scarborough. She is preceded in death by her parents; husband, Thomas K. Hemby; and sisters, Hazel Hooks, Flois McCormick; and Pat Cridell. A gathering of Mrs. Hemby’s family and friends will begin at 12:00 p.m., […]
Leanna Marie Porter, 82, of Nederland, peacefully departed this life on September 7, 2021, surrounded by loved ones at the Harbor Hospice of Beaumont. Born on October 28, 1938, in Lincoln, Nebraska, to June Elenor Dodson Anker and Theodore Christian Anker, Jr., the oldest of the four children. In 1957, she married the late Robert “Bob” Erickson, and they had five children; Susan, Lori, Eric, Mike and Steven. They remained married for 31 years. During that time, Leanna was a busy full-time mother and was very active in the PTA; serving as Helena Park Elementary VP in 1975-76 and continued to the C.O. Wilson Middle School PTA President from 1977 to 1982. During the 1982 school year, she accepted a position at the school as a teacher’s aide and eventually became the secretary in the counselors’ office, where she remained until January of 2016. She proudly retired as the oldest […]
Barbara Ann Grizzell Klingman, 63, of Port Arthur, died Monday, September 6, 2021, at The Medical Center of Southeast Texas. She was born March 30, 1958, in Waco, to Barbara Joan Lasseter Grizzell and Jim Grizzell, Sr. Barbara retired from Port Arthur Independent School District as a math teacher. Teaching was her passion. Barbara also enjoyed fishing, camping, going on cruises, and gardening. She also loved to cook. Survivors include her husband, Darrel Klingman, of Port Arthur; children, Darrel Scott Klingman and wife, Christi LeAnne, of Beaumont and Corey Menlo Klingman, of Port Arthur; grandaughter, Grayson Faith Klingman; mother, Barbara Joan Grizzell, of Port Arthur; brother, Jim Grizzell, Jr., of Katy; in-laws, Mickey and Menlo Klingman, of Nederland; Dwaine and Jane Klingman, of Kansas; and Dee Lane, of Nederland; and numerous nieces and nephews. She is preceded in death by her father, Jim Grizzell, Sr.; sister, Amy Grizzell; and her […]
Karon Ann Tupper, 61, of Beaumont, died Monday, September 6, 2021, at Christus Southeast Texas – St. Elizabeth. She was born April 2, 1960, in Port Arthur, to Adele Theresa Montagne Post and Jack William Post. Karon enjoyed crafting and playing bingo. Most of all, she adored her grandchildren. Survivors include her children, Jesse Tupper and wife, Jenna, of Village Mills and Jaime Newsom and husband, Dustin, of West Columbia; grandchildren, Keaton; Peyton; Ava; Jaisea; Remi; Presley; Kelsey; and Marley; sister, Jan Broussard; brother, Donnie Post; and companion, Jimmie Nugent. She is preceded in death by her parents; brother, Robert Post; and sister, Debbie Green. A gathering of Ms. Tupper’s family and friends will begin at 1:00 p.m., with her memorial service at 2:00 p.m., Saturday, September 11, 2021, at Broussard’s, 505 North 12th Street, Nederland. Her cremation arrangements will be handled through Broussard’s Crematorium, Beaumont. Please observe social distancing […]
Alfred Oliver Bonnette, 94, of Port Neches, died Saturday, September 4, 2021, at Harbor Hospice of Beaumont. He was born August 20, 1927, in Port Arthur, to Leonise O. Riviere Bonnette and Angus M. Bonnette. Alfred retired as a serviceman for Southern Union Gas Company after forty-two years of service. He enjoyed fixing things, fishing, and hunting. He also loved watching sports especially Dallas Cowboys, Houston Astros and Rockets, and PNG ballgames. Alfred was so proud of his family, especially his grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Survivors include his children, Roger Bonnette and wife, Debbie, of Groves; Alfreda Page, of Port Arthur; James Bonnette and wife, Marvie; Tim Bonnette, all of Nederland; Belinda Eulitt and husband, John, of Minot, Maine; Catherine Austin, of Port Arthur; Anthony Bonnette, of Nederland; Lawrence Bonnette and wife, Krissy, of Missouri City; and Mary Fischer and husband, Kirwyn, of Porter; twenty grandchildren; nineteen great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces […]
Paula Louise Nichols, 63, of Groves, died Saturday, September 4, 2021, at The Medical Center of Southeast Texas, Port Arthur. She was born November 11, 1957, in Port Arthur, to Carol Josephine Glazier Nichols and James Frank Nichols. Paula had a sense of adventure and loved to take trips with her sister to Gulfport to go gambling. She cherished time spent with her grandchildren and every year they would go to Schlitterbahn in New Braunfels. She was very supportive of her grandchildren in all their school activities. Paula also enjoyed puzzles and word searches and she loved working at IHOP. Paula loved her work family. Survivors include her children, Ronald Nichols, of Winnie; Eisha Killian and husband, Greg, of Beaumont; Morgan Williams and husband, Aaron, of Port Neches; Hannah Nelson, of Groves; and Tammy Dupree and husband, Buzz, of Nederland; Amanda Nichols, of Nederland; grandchildren, Jackson; Katelin; Tristan; Olivia; Marley; […]
David Matthew Graffagnino, 60, of Groves, passed away Saturday, September 4, 2021. He was born December 6, 1960, in Port Arthur, to Evelia McDowell Graffagnino and Tony Graffagnino, Jr. In his younger years, David was a Cub Scout Master and loved to camp out with his scouts and family. He also coached his boys in baseball and football. David enjoyed fishing, camping, and cooking. Most of all, he enjoyed spending time with his family. Survivors include his children, Reagan Graffagnino and wife, Leah, of Beaumont; Grant Graffagnino and wife, Hope, of Nome; and Jordan Graffagnino and wife, Lacey, of Beaumont; best friend and mother of his children, Karen Finley, of Groves; grandchildren, Hannah; Paige; Eva; Nolan; Ross; Ryland; Liam; Mia; Gavan; Brityn; and Bailey; siblings, Paul Graffagnino and wife, Rachel, of Orange; Kathy McAnally, of Vidor; Randy Graffagnino; Sheila Dunn and husband, Tommy, all of Lumberton; Rachel Mannino and husband, […]
Nancy Jane Conner Freeman, 64, of Groves, died Friday, September 3, 2021, at Christus Southeast Texas – St. Elizabeth, Beaumont. She was born March 9, 1957, in Port Arthur, to Jacquelene Colburn Conner and Earl Jack Conner. Nancy had a knack for gardening and arts and crafts. She was very active in her children’s sporting and school events. She enjoyed spending time at the beach, watching old movies and television shows, and listening to music. Nancy especially adored her puppies Chloe, Gunner, and Harper. Survivors include her mother, Jacquelene Conner, of Port Arthur; husband, Mark Freeman; children, Jeffrey Earl Freeman, both of Groves; Erin Nicole Freeman, of Port Arthur; Blake David Freeman, of Nederland; and Kevin Travis Freeman, of Groves; grandchildren, Jenny Shea Freeman and Logan Blake Freeman, the pride and joy of her life; uncle, Russell Walker, of Beaumont; cousin, Mary Jane Hancock, of Wildwood; and many family members […]
James Wesley Hebert, 65, of Houston, died Friday, September 3, 2021, at St. Dominic Village, Houston. He was born August 5, 1956, in Port Arthur, to Betty Ann Miller and James Malcolm Hebert. James was a United States Army veteran. Survivors include his mother, Betty Ann Miller; father, James M. Hebert and wife, Carla; brother, Byron Hebert and wife, Cynthia, all of Houston; half-brother, Jason Hebert, of Norman, Oklahoma; nieces, Tiffany Martin and husband, Major Scott Martin and Raina Duke and husband, Eric; nephew, Scott Kennedy and wife, Sanjet; great nieces, Grace Martin; Madison, Morgan, and Meagan Duke; and Sydney and Syvanna Kennedy; great nephews, Nick and Clay Martin and Zane Kennedy; uncles, Fred Miller and wife, Rosemary and Jackie Miller and wife, Virginia; and aunt, Doris Ann Gimble. A gathering of Mr. Hebert’s family and friends will begin at 9:00 a.m., with his funeral service at 10:00 a.m., Wednesday, […]
Margaret Lee “Margie” Guillory, 93, of Vidor, formerly of Port Arthur, went to her Heavenly home Friday, September 3, 2021. She was born May 4, 1928, in Tuscaloosa, Alabama, to Viola Prysock Kornegay and Chessie Lee Kornegay. Margie grew up in Mississippi, where she married and became a mother at a very young age. As happened in many marriages after World War II, they divorced, and she moved to Port Arthur with friends. Margie found a job as a waitress and worked tirelessly to support herself and her daughter. Eventually, she met Sherman Guillory, the man of her dreams. They fell in love, married, and were blessed with another daughter. Margie was a devoted and loving wife, mother, grandmother, daughter, and friend. Being married to a Merchant Marine, she not only took care of the home and the girls, but the yard and garden too. She enjoyed sewing for her […]
Mary Beth “MiMi” Cox, 80, of Kountze, died Thursday, September 2, 2021. She was born June 23, 1941, in Port Arthur, to Lilla Belle Butaud Smith and Leeman Byron Smith. Mary Beth was an avid Astros fan and she loved sweets. Above all else, she cherished Jesus and spending time with her husband, brother, children, grandchildren, great-grandchildren, and extended family and friends. Survivors include her husband of sixty-three years, Jimmie Allen Cox; daughters, Kathy Ann Davis and husband, Bradley; Karen Koch Roebuck and husband, Tom; and Jan Hanks Stopps and husband, Mark; brother, Robert L. Smith; grandchildren, Keaton Koch and wife, Liesha; Breah Roberts and husband, Blaine; Chance Davis and wife, Michayla; Alyson Roebuck; Madison Stopps; Mason Stopps; and six Roebuck grandchildren; and great-grandchildren, Hadley Roberts; Laine Kate Roberts; Roman Koch; Eden Koch; Karter Davis; Kamryn Davis; and fourteen Roebuck great-grandchildren. She is preceded in death by her parents, Lilla […]