Addie Dell Okun

March 12, 1932 - September 9, 2020

Addie Dell Okun, 88, of Lumberton, died Wednesday, September 9, 2020, at Harbor Hospice, Beaumont. She was born on March 12, 1932, to Mamie Marie Nash Martin and Clifton S. Martin, in Apple Springs.

Addie was a devoted wife to her beloved late husband, Paul E. Okun. She was a dedicated R.S.V.P. volunteer for many years. While raising her sons, she gave her time to be a Cub Scout Den Mother. Addie was also an Election Judge for the Hardin County Election Committee. She was an avid outdoorsman who hunted and fished and enjoyed western movies and books including Walker Texas Ranger. Addie was a devoted mother and grandmother and was well loved by her neighborhood.

Survivors include her sons, Rickie Paul Okun and his wife, Brenda, of Bon Weir; Guy Martin Okun and his wife, Debbie; James Dale Okun and his wife, Sissy; and Mark Stephen Okun, all of Lumberton; daughter, Paula Dell Okun Poe of Lumberton; brother, Penny Martin of Vidor; thirteen grandchildren; twenty-six great-grandchildren; and three great-great-grandchildren.

She is preceded in death by her parents; brother, James Martin; sister, Zethria Frederick; and grandchild, Addie Craven.

A gathering of Mrs. Okun’s family and friends will be from 5:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m., Saturday, September 12, 2020, at Broussard’s, 1605 North Major Drive, Beaumont. Her funeral service will be at 1:00 p.m., Sunday, September 13, 2020, at Broussard’s, with interment to follow at Leatherwood Cemetery, Loeb.

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Leatherwood Cemetery

Leatherwood Cemetery
  • 11825 Leatherwood Road, Lumberton, Texas 77657

Funeral Service

Funeral Service
  • 1605 n. major drive beaumont tx 77713
  • 09/13/2020
  • 1:00 pm

Gathering of Family and Friends

Gathering of Family and Friends
  • 1605 n. major drive beaumont tx 77713
  • 09/12/2020
  • 10:14 am

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Linda Harris

My condolences to all of the family. I remember Mrs Okun being a homeroom mother and always bringing treats. She was a beautiful lady and a real sweetheart. She has fought the fight. It is her turn for rest and peace. She will be missed by many, but has reached her glory. Fly high Mrs Okun!

Sammy & Linda Owens

We are so sorry for your loss. Aunt Doodle was the greatest! I spent many summers at y'alls house. Love to you all.

Julia Landry (Judy)

A great friend and neighbor. I babysat all the boys during my teen years. Doodle helped me with book reports and provided subjects for me to write poems for school assignmentstarts. A wonderful person to know & love.

Penny Pearson

Addie was a valued volunteer of the Golden Triangle RSVP for many years. She served on the Advisory Council for a number of years and as Chairperson as well. She was always a joy to be around. Prayers in the days ahead for her family, she will be missed.

Ed & Joann Stuart

Rest in peace sweet Angel.....

Vicki Smith

I loved this lady she was funny, she would tell me stories and I enjoyed just being with her. I will really miss her