Arnold Dewayne Gill

November 14, 1946 - July 17, 2023

Arnold Dewayne Gill, 76, of Buna, died Monday, July 17, 2023. He was born on November 14, 1946, in Starks, Louisiana, to Janie Perkins Gill and Johnny Gill. Arnold worked for BNSF railroad for 39 years and then went to work for ECONOrail for 17 years before he retired.

Survivors include his wife, Barbara Gill; children, Burton Gill and his wife, Jamie, of Silsbee; and Aaron Gill and his wife, Valerie, of Beaumont; grandchildren, Chad Gill and his wife, Ashlee, of Buna; Dalton Gill and his wife, Maycie, of Silsbee; Dylan Gill; Carly Gill; Anthony Gill, Jr.; Dakota Gill; Chase Gill; Angel Gill; Daylon Gill; Keeslyn Graham; Braydon Gill; Kaylee Gill; Ryan Graham; Travis Gill; Aarolyn Gill; five great-grandchildren; sister, Shirley Patenaude of Connecticut; brother Reverend John Harris and his wife, Jerrie, of Arlington. He is preceded in death by his parents; son, Anthony Gill; and sister, Dorothy Lou Tillman.

A gathering of Mr. Gill’s family and friends will be from 5:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m., Sunday, July 23, 2023, at Broussard’s, 490 Cemetery Road, Silsbee. His funeral service will be 10:00 a.m., Monday, July 24, 2023, at Broussard’s, with his interment to follow at Antioch Cemetery, Buna.

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Gathering of Family and Friends

Broussard’s Mortuary Silsbee
  • 490, Cemetery Road, Silsbee, Texas, 77656,
  • July 23, 2023
  • 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Funeral Service

Broussard’s Mortuary Silsbee
  • 490, Cemetery Road, Silsbee, Texas, 77656,
  • July 24, 2023
  • 10:00 am


Antioch Cemetery
  • , , Buna, TX, 77612,
  • July 24, 2023

Comments (5)

    Barbara gill says:

    Thank you all for your kind words and prayers

    Betsy Collins says:

    Barbara my thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. May God’s comfort and peace surround you during this time.

    Shirley McIntyre Cook says:

    Sending prayers to Barbara and her family. I’m so sorry for your loss.

    Tammy says:

    God has his newest angle. Barbara he will be with you always. (and always my boyfriend) He is at peace and I wish you and your family peace also.

    Mike and Renee Collier says:

    Barbara and family
    We are so sorry and heartbroken with
    A.D’S passing. We both loved working with him at Temple Inland. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family during this difficult time.

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