William “Bill” Guillory
William “Bill” Guillory, 77, went to be with our Lord on Thursday, December 29, 2022. Bill was born April 20, 1945, in Lake Charles, Louisiana. He grew up in Port Arthur, Texas, and graduated from Beaumont High School in 1963.
Bill worked for Borden Milk Co., Big 3, Texaco Refinery and the Beaumont Fire Department, where he retired with 29 years of service in 2001.
Bill lived on his piece of “Heaven on Earth” in Fannett where he enjoyed nature and his animals until his passing. He loved his Father in Heaven, his family, and his close friends. He had a Passion for disabled Veterans and supported Boys Town, St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, and Shriners Hospitals for Children.
Bill is survived by his wife of 57 years, “the Love of his Life”, Elaine Crysel Guillory; his only child, Dana DeLaCruz and her husband, Mark DeLaCruz; three grandchildren, Andrea DeLaCruz, Amanda DeLaCruz, and William DeLaCruz and his wife, Kelby DeLaCruz; two great-grandchildren, Trystan DeLaCruz and Raelyn DeLaCruz; sister-n-law, Linda Lou of Vidor; and cousin, Joyce Shaulis of Florida.
Bill is preceded in death by his mother, Pauline Fleming and father, Jeffray Guillory.
There will be no public services. Respects can made by signing his book at Broussard’s on Major Drive. His cremation arrangements were handled through Broussard’s Crematorium under the direction of Broussard’s, 1605 North Major Drive, Beaumont.
Memorial contributions may be made to Boys Town, P.O. Box 8000, Boys Town, Nebraska 68010 donate online; St. Jude Children’s Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, Tennessee 38105 donate online; or Shriners Hospitals for Children, P.O. Box 947765, Atlanta, Georgia 30394 donate online.